Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Metuchen, NJ

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your cat or dog.

1. Michelle

Caring for animals = true happiness

south plainfield, NJ, 07080

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Michelle was wonderful! Cali took to her right away! It’s clear Michelle loves animals. She was dependable, trustworthy, and so kind. Will be using her servi... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
2. Shannon

Current Vet Student & Dog Lover!

Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shannon was great with my cat, Mila! I was interested in booking with Shannon since she is in veterinary school and would have experience working with a wide... (more)"

3. Monica

I spoil dogs rotten

South Plainfield, NJ, 07080

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Monica I'd great. She gives the dog lots of attention and follows our crazy complicated instructions perfectly. She is very flexible and handles changes and ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
4. Joanne

A Dog Sitter that will spoil your d

New Brunswick, NJ, 08901

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"My dog is like a family to me. What I appreciate most about Joanne is her professional approach to taking care of my pets. It is obvious she loves animals (... (more)"

5. Shreya

Dogs love me and you will to!

Iselin, NJ, 08830

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We love Shreya! She checks on our Baxter daily while we are at work. He now waits for her to arrive in the front window and loves the belly rubs she gives ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
6. Jocelyn

I love pups and they love me too!

South Plainfield, NJ, 07080

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Jocelyn was amazing watching over my baby! She left a detailed message every visit and sent pictures every time! My dog loved her! She walked, played, and fe... (more)"

7. Marina

I’ll love your dog. I accept kisses

Edison, NJ, 08820

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marina has been grooming our dogs and watching them for my family during vacations for years now! She's absolutely the best, very knowledgeable about all ani... (more)"

8. Colleen

I'll play fetch with your dog

Edison, NJ, 08820

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Every time I see Colleen with animals especially dogs, she is enormously loving and cares about their wellbeing. Colleen is always willing to take care of an... (more)"

9. Adonis

Your dog is our dog, and we love em

Woodbridge, NJ, 07095

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have always aspired to be a dog walker. When I was young around the age of 14 or 15 I had several clients I worked for which included drop in vi... (more)

10. Thomas

I give my heart to your dog

Fords, NJ, 08863

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Thomas did a fantastic job watching my two cats. He did everything required and kept in touch the whole weekend to let me know how things were going. Thank... (more)"

11. Lea

Lots of walks and adventures!

Edison, NJ, 08820

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Lea is a an amazing dog sitter! She has a passion for animals and is caring. She interacts with the dogs instead of leaves them unbothered. I trust her with ... (more)"

12. Kristi jean

Experienienced fur lady

Metuchen, NJ, 08840

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kristi is one of the best animal lovers I know. My dog Angel is always excited when Kristi Jean comes to walk with her. Kristi will treat your four legged fa... (more)"

13. Margaret

animal lover

fords, NJ, 08863

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I've owned dogs and cats most of my life. Enjoy walking with them at park or neighborhood. I own a small dachshund now and love her completely. Do... (more)

14. Danielle

5 ⭐ Wag walker!

Metuchen, NJ, 08840

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Danielle is a very responsible and loving animal caregiver. She goes above and beyond in caring for all animals. She is an animal cuddler and petter if giv... (more)"

15. Emily Louise

Very flexible and experienced

Metuchen, NJ, 08840

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily was wonderful with our two dogs. She really went out of her way to give us thorough updates and went above and beyond to give our dogs tons of love in ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
16. Annette

Home with LARGE fenced in yard!

Edison, NJ, 08817

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"We left our 10 week old labradoodle with Annette. I can vouch that she is the best care taker for a puppy or dog. She is so passionate with dogs and she was ... (more)"

17. Jay

Dog lover since I was a toddler

Edison, NJ, 08820

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I've been a natural dog caretaker since I was a toddler. My first family trip to Poconos was my first experience playing with dogs and my parents s... (more)

18. CYNTHIA

PAWS & ALL DAYCARE

Edison, NJ, 08817

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I went away for three days so I needed someone to check up on my pet bird. Duke is a fancy green cheeked conure and likes to be out his cage and around peopl... (more)"

19. Catherine

Compassionate Lifelong Dog Owner

EDISON, NJ, 08837

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Dogs are one of the greatest gifts in life. I treasure all the love and loyalty they have brought into my life. Their companionship has meant the... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
20. Katie

I'll run with your dog!

Edison, NJ, 08817

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Katie since she's been a little girl. I have seen her grow into a responsible, caring young woman. In the past 5 years, Katie has helped me in m... (more)"


The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets — and check in on you home — turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Metuchen pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Metuchen, NJ, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover — it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Metuchen pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.

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3) Book & pay

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.