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House Sitting in Palo Alto

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

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1. Katie

Will Drop Food

Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Katie watched our dog and cat for over a week when we were on vacation and did an amazing job! It snowed during that time, and we also had to call her help u... (more)"

2. Nicolette

I’d love to walk or run your dog!

Stanford, CA, 94305

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

"Niki was wonderful with our two dogs! Her love of dogs is truly genuine. One our dogs is elederly and requires a gentle hand and heart-that’s Niki to a tee.... (more)"

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3. Hannah

Energetic, friendly dog lover!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We just got home and Chase seems very happy. Hannah stayed in touch during our trip and was very easy to work with. The house is clean, the dog is happy - al... (more)"

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4. Ella

I love dogs!

Los Altos Hills, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Ella was truly amazing.....She was responsive to every text. She sent pics of the dogs. The dogs were both super happy and the house was spotless. I feel ver... (more)"

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5. Cindy

Caring and Kind Pet Sitter

Los Altos, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Cindy came to the rescue when we needed to leave town last minute for a funeral. She was responsive, professional, friendly, communicative, and all-around am... (more)"

6. Chioke

College athlete that loves dogs

Palo Alto, CA, 94306

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chioke was very responsive and we felt comfortable having him watch Delta for the week we were traveling recently. He was great about sharing photos of a hap... (more)"

7. Kate

Your dog's new best friend

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We had Kate watch our dogs for the first time for a week long, we have 2 small dogs one still a puppy. When we came home our little fur babies looked great a... (more)"

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8. Jeff

Dependable athletic fun dog lover!

Mountain View, CA, 94043

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jeff was a pleasure to work with. We only spent a brief time with him during our meet and greet, but I could immediately tell that we would be leaving our pe... (more)"

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9. Mary

Tender Loving Care for Your Dogs

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting

"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)"

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10. Kaitlyn

Dog lover & hike lover!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kaitlyn is an active and attentive dog caregiver. She has lots of experience taking care of multiple dogs for family, friends, and co-workers for everything ... (more)"

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11. Amy

Work from home!

Downtown North, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've had dogs since I came out of the womb. I've had golden retrievers and Labradors mostly but also worked with all types of dogs as a sitter and ... (more)

12. Liz

I'll play & run with your dog

Palo Alto, CA, 94304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Liz was awesome! She scheduled a time to meet with our dog before she stayed with us which was really helpful in making our dog feel comfortable. During her ... (more)"

13. Marisol

I'llplay with some belazywith other

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marisol is fabulous! She bathed, walked, snuggled and loved my dog. I could not give her a higher recommendation. She is great! (more)"

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14. Gwen

I love small dogs!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

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15. Genie

Friendly, Attentive, Reliable Care

Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

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

"Genie was one of the best dog sitters I had ever worked with. She was caring, responsible, easy to communicate, and very flexible with the schedule. I am par... (more)"

16. Alicia

LOVE dogs! + FREE Photography :)

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

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

"Alicia was great with my dog! She is kind and attentive. She has a great energy and my dog is excited whenever they meet. Would definitely recommend Alicia!! (more)"

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17. Carolyn

Happy dogs light up my life

Palo Alto, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carolyn was fantastic. She was playful with our puppy Jimmy, spent a lot of time with him, and was punctual and responsive. I'd highly recommend her! (more)"

18. Shannon

Dogs are better than people

Stanford, CA, 94305

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

"Shannon house and dog sat for us over a holiday weekend and was remarkable. Our 10 month old Golden Retriever loves her, and she handled his 76 pounds of ent... (more)"

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19. Megan

Live, work and pet-sit downtown

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan did a great job looking after Elli and Nico over a weekend. She sent pictures and took Elli on adventures. (more)"

20. Luke

Stanford GSB Couple Who LOVE Dogs!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Luke and Danielle did a great job sitting for our pups in our home. They kept us at ease with great updates and photos. We appreciated them spoiling our pups... (more)"


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