House Sitting in Palo Alto

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Erica

Compassionate and observant

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Erica was a wonderful house sitter for our two dogs! They both loved Erica and we came home to two very happy and healthy pups. She checked in regularly, let... (more)"

2. Jessica

Love em' & Leave em' (with me)!

Mountain View, CA, 94043

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Jess took care of our Sheltie Kirby again while we vacationed in Hawaii for over a week. This was the longest we had ever been away from him, but we did not... (more)"

3. Mary

I Love Dogs, Palo Alto Author

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Mary was great with our dogs and sent lots of gorgeous pictures while we were away. She left the house neater than it was before we left and also watered our... (more)"

4. Stephanie

Dogs are people too

Los Altos Hills, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie is a warm and caring dog sitter. Donner loved her the first time they met, sitting right next to her & laying his head on her lap! She came for i... (more)"

5. Shannon

Science Teacher w/ M.S. in Zoology

Mountain View, CA, 94041

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Did an excellent job with our Delta! She took her for runs and walks and sent us photos. Very professional and accommodating to our needs. Will definitely be... (more)"

6. Elena

Easy-going animal lover

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Elena was wonderful with our dog Alfie and cat Bartnof while we were away for 8 nights. They were both very well looked after with good walks, and I apprec... (more)"

7. Robert

Active dog walker/sitter

Mountain View, CA, 94041

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

8 repeat clients

"Robert was an outstanding house sitter and pet sitter. He clearly has spent a lot of time handling dogs, and was able to handle my 145lb Great Dane with eas... (more)"

8. Alejandro

Experienced, Responsible Dog Owner

Redwood City, CA, 94063

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alejandro was the perfect dog-sitter for our puppy over the holidays. He took great care of him and sent us daily updates with pics. He's AWESOME!!! (more)"

9. Margarita

Calm Sensitive Reliable Consistent

Los Altos, CA, 94022

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

5 repeat clients

"Wonderful experience having Margarita stay in our home with Benji. I knew she would care for him like he was her own because she is very caring and responsi... (more)"

10. Nicole

Dog loving college student

Los Altos Hills , CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If you need help with your dog, Nicole is the girl for you! She loves all animals, especially dogs! Nicole is a fun, sweet and extremely responsible 19 yea... (more)"

11. Katerina

Home is where the dog is :)

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katerina did incredibly well with my pup, Natalie. It usually takes Natalie a while before she is comfortable with strangers, but they quickly became friends... (more)"

12. Edmund

Sniffs, barks & walks in the parks!

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Edmund was great! Our dogs loved him and were sad when he left. He sent regular photos and updates so we knew everyone was doing well, and he gave us peace o... (more)"

13. Andrew

Dog sitting and walking

Mountain View, CA, 94040

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Andrew and his wife took care of our dog Maisie for three nights. They were accommodating, communicative, kind, and very patient with our neurotic pooch. We ... (more)"

14. Rebecca

Passionate about dogs and science!

Barron Park, Palo Alto, CA, 94306

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rebecca was great. She responded well to questions and took great care of our dog while we were gone. The house was in perfect condition when we got home too... (more)"

15. Charlotte

Responsible, reliable, and loving

Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting

"Charlotte is our 'go-to' dog care giver when we go out of town. She treats our sweet girl as if she were her own... and sometimes better! Charlotte goes out ... (more)"

16. Julie

Reliable and loving dog sitter!

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Julie was great - excellent communication and kept the dogs happy! (more)"

17. Jenna

Stanford senior/dog lover/athletic

Stanford, CA, 94305

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

1 repeat client

"Jenna took GREAT care of our boy! She was super responsive and dependable. I would definitely have her watch and stay with our boy, Austin, again! (more)"

18. Bailey

Leash it to me!

Palo Alto, CA, 94301

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Bailey recognizes that each dog has a unique perspective on life, and she goes the extra mile to provide for their physical and psychological well-being. Eac... (more)"

19. Dana

WARNING...I kiss dogs!

Old Palo Alto, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Thanks for doing an amazing job taking care of our dog! (more)"

20. Joy

Stanford grad works close to home

Evergreen Park, Palo Alto, CA, 94306

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with several labs and had lots of different animals. I love dogs, especially large ones. I would have one of my own but sometimes I'm out... (more)

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