House Sitting in Palo Alto

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

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1. Gabby

Fun stay while you're away!

Mountain View, CA, 94040

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

4 repeat clients

"Gabby is very responsible, caring and kind. My dog, Katara, loves her when getting walked and getting exercised too. Gabby brings yummy grain-free treats for... (more)"

2. Eve

Eve's Animal Caregiving

Redwood City, CA, 94063

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Eve was so great with my kitten! She came by while I was out of town and fed her and changed her litter. She sent me lots of pictures and I know Spooky was h... (more)"

3. Cheryl

I’ll be your dogs friend

Redwood City, CA, 94063

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Friendly, honest, loving care for your dog. I will care for your dog like they are my own. I have 20+ years of experience with caring for dogs. I a... (more)

4. Gwen

I love small dogs!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Extremely competent and a true pleasure to deal with. Gwen looked after Bello and it's very clear they both had a great weekend. I hope we can find another o... (more)"

5. Marie

Experienced Walker/Runner/Sitter

Atherton, CA, 94027

House Sitting

"Excellent. Did everything as requested! (more)"

6. Jeff

Dependable athletic fun dog lover!

Mountain View, CA, 94043

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Jeff was excellent with our pup, Livvy. He updated us on how the stay was going and sent pictures of the adventures they went on together. We came home to a ... (more)"

7. Genie

Friendly, Attentive, Reliable Care

Mountain View, CA, 94040

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Genie was great. She watched our dogs, send photos and did exactly what we needed done (more)"

8. Danielle

Active & affectionate dog lover

Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Danielle watched our dog, Maizey, for three nights when we were out of town. She was wonderful! She was incredibly responsive and sent us multiple updates an... (more)"

9. Rob

Stanford Grad Student and Dog Lover

Stanford, CA, 94305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Rob was great - we came home to a happy dog after our four day trip. He sent us pictures and updates, was great at coordinating arrival and departure. We wou... (more)"

10. Cecily

I'll treat your pup like it's mine!

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Cecily is incredibly sweet and easygoing. Our puppy is a challenge even with us and is still getting used to being left with others. After an initial adjustm... (more)"

11. Joanne

Individual, Positive Care

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

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

8 repeat clients

"Simply put, Joanne is FANTASTIC! Whether it's simply walking my 2 little guys, caring for them at doggy daycare, or boarding them for a weekend, she has prov... (more)"

12. Kate

Kate: Palo Alto Dog Friend For Hire

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Kate is extremely good and very reliable. my dog, Marley adores her! She is definitely a great find!!!! ?? (more)"

13. Chioke

College athlete that loves dogs

Palo Alto, CA, 94306

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Chioke was really great, we appreciated how communicative he was and he sent through lots of photos. You should definitely use Chioke to sit your pup! (more)"

14. Kristija

Your pup will be in good hands!

Palo Alto, CA, 94061

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kristija was great! She took wonderful care of our dog, our cat, and our home. She was very responsive with messages and sent us some great pictures. I'm s... (more)"

15. Liz

For the Love of Dogs

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting

10 repeat clients

About: Hi, I’m Liz and I’m pleased to meet other dog lovers! I love dogs, but don’t have one right now. I’ve discovered that a wonderful solution is to ... (more)

16. Kate

Your dog's new best friend

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I have been around large dogs my whole life, and have cared for small, medium, and large breeds. I've lived with high energy puppers, senior citize... (more)

Confirmed New Years Availability
17. Mary

Available New Year’s Week

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Mary is a wonderful person and sitter. She recently stayed at our house and watched our goldendoodle and two cats. Mary frequently checked in with me and sen... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
18. Edmund

Sniffs, barks & walks in the parks!

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"We were really pleased with Edmund. He updated us on our pets while we were away, sharing pictures throughout and letting us know everyone was safe and sound... (more)"

19. Carolyn

Happy dogs light up my life

Palo Alto, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Carolyn was lovely. She took a great interest in my dog. She sent me photos and regular updates. I would highly recommend her. (more)"

20. Julie

Reliable and loving dog sitter!

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Julie is very responsible and caring. She was a great and communicative (more)"


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