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House Sitting in Rice, Houston

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

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1. L'Rissa

Animal lover / Long walks!

Midtown, Houston, TX, 77002

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

"L’Rissa can be compared to Wonder Woman. She is easy to communicate with, sends live pics, gave my shedding shar pei a solid brush and restored my faith back... (more)"

2. Alexandra

Paw-some dog walker and caretaker!

Midtown, Houston, TX, 77002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I had an amazing experience with Allie!! I can’t wait for her to sit Olivia again soon! (more)"

3. Douglas

"There's No Place Like Home . . ."

Medical, HOUSTON, TX, 77004

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can not recommend Douglas enough. We have a dog with severe separation anxiety, so the idea of a boarding facility was worrisome to say the least. Douglas ... (more)"

4. Patricia

I'll Be Your Dog's Best Friend

River Oaks, Houston, TX, 77027

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Patricia was great. Both our cat Poop and our dog Chester immediately took a liking to her. She sent photos and took great care of them. Will absolutely h... (more)"

5. Daniel

Well experienced vet-tech assistant

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77098

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Daniel was terrific! He kept me up-to-date on what was going on and sent lots of pictures of my puppies. I felt like they were with me! Looking forward to... (more)"

6. Hannah

Future dog mom, current dog fan

Rice Military, Houston, TX, 77007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"This was our 1st time using Rover so naturally we were nervous about leaving our "baby" with someone we didn't know. Hannah did a great job. She kept us upd... (more)"

7. Michelle

Let me give your pets some luvin’❤️

Rice Military, Houston, TX, 77007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle was so fantastic! She kept in touch with me during my trip to give me updates on Benny. She took such great care of him and was a wonderful house gu... (more)"

8. Grace

all attention, all energy, all fun

Rice, Houston, TX, 77030

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Grace did a great job taking care of our corgi, Korndog. She was an awesome communicator! We will definitely ask her to come back next time we go out of town. (more)"

9. Leslie

Luxury Doggie Hotel in My Home

Montrose, HOUSTON, TX, 77006

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Fantastic communication, Leslie was available at all times and super fast to respond. She took wonderful care of my two cats. Have already booked her again... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
10. Krystell

Dog mom, lover, and rescuer. ❤️

Midtown, Houston, TX, 77002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Krystell was absolutely amazing and sent us adorable pictures the whole time we were gone. We've already booked her to watch our fur baby again next weekend.... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
11. Sue

1 dog/guest at a time w/backyard

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77098

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

About: We only watch one dog or take in 1 guest at a time so your pup will get our undivided attention! Also, we do not have a pet of our own so truly, y... (more)

12. Alex

Loving home for your friend

Medical, Houston, TX, 77021

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

About: I have loved dogs ever since I was able to have one of my own and wish to care for your dogs just like I do with mine. I personally have raised 2 d... (more)

13. Gracie

Experienced doggy daycare attendant

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77098

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gracie was able to watch our dog very last minute. She was very responsive throughout the booking process and always incredibly thoughtful. Our dog loved her... (more)"

14. Chioma

Love bringing joy to all dogs lives

Medical, Houston, TX, 77054

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

"Chioma is so sweet and was wonderful with my dog! She went above and beyond with taking him out several times and keeping me updated! Already booked her agai... (more)"

15. Ariana

Turn your dog into an athlete!

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77098

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ariana, also known as my "god-dog-mother", is one of the few people that I trust to watch my dog. For Ari, pets are certainly part of the family and she will... (more)"

16. Marie

Veterinary student- great with dogs

Rice, Houston, TX, 77005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marie did a fantastic job with my beloved fur baby! My pupper has a lot of anxiety, and therefore a lot of needs. She provided for my pup better than any oth... (more)"

17. Misty

Safe, Loving, & FUN care for pets!

West University, Houston, TX, 77025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Misty was great! She stayed at my house with my dog, cat, and bearded dragon for 8 days. She kept them safe and sound during a storm (not Harvey!). Good comm... (more)"

18. Melissa

I have always had a dog in my life.

River Oaks, Houston, TX, 77027

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

"Melissa did a great job watching my two dogs. She walked them often and took really good care of them. I will certainly book with Melissa again. (more)"

19. Kenya

I've never met a dog I didn't love.

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77006

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was the second time Kenya watched our 13 year old Lhasa Apso, Molly. Kenya stayed at our home for the weekend, ensured Molly took her medications and ke... (more)"

20. Meredith

Young Professional Animal Lover

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77006

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Meredith has taken care of my babies 2 times now and I've come home to 3 very happy dogs. It's really nice to feel comfortable being away from home, knowing... (more)"

Dog owners in Rice, Houston, TX turn to house sitters on Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 5,724 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Houston, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much house sitting costs in Houston with Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a house sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Rice house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in Rice, Houston who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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2) Contact Sitters

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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.