House Sitting in Richmond, Philadelphia

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1. Sammie

Animal Caretaker with a passion

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sammie is quite simply a natural with animals. Not only does she have a formal education in Animal Science from Penn State, but she has a passion for animals... (more)"

2. Victoria

Future vet, will run and play

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

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

About: Future veterinary student with dog training experience looking to help make your pups happy! I am available part time to work with your dogs on dai... (more)

3. Steven

Woof woof, let's run!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Steven is a responsible and kind dog lover. He has been walking my dog for over 5 years. He has always walked Sugar when he says he will, gives her plenty of... (more)"

4. Sophia

Experienced, fun loving caretaker!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Sophia did a wonderful job taking care of Lucy at my apartment while I was gone for the weekend. She sent me regular texts and photos to keep me updated with... (more)"

5. Corinne

Experienced,reliable,&very flexible

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Corinne was a great sitter! She stayed in our apt and took excellent care of Persi. She sent daily photo updates and stayed in consistent communication. High... (more)"

6. Lindsay

Compassionate and responsible

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Lindsay was so great with my dogs! They loved having her come stay while my fiancé and I were out of town. In fact, Molly keeps looking around for Lindsay be... (more)"

7. Leslie

Mayfair Pet Care

Mayfield, Philadelphia, PA, 19136

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

9 repeat clients

"Leslie was great! Responsive, caring and communicative. She let us know of any issues that were out of the ordinary and made sure we were aware of her plans ... (more)"

8. Emily

Dog lover ready to start sitting!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

10 repeat clients

"Emily has watched my dogs twice now. I feel very comfortable having her stay at my house with them. She is very quick to respond to any messages and sends ... (more)"

9. Bri

Dog's Best Friend

North Central, Philadelphia , PA, 19130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Bri for over 10 years and she has always been an animal lover. She is the first person I call when I need a sitter or walker. When we lived toge... (more)"

10. Sarah

Enthusiastic dog sitter/designer

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19123

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Sarah was a pleasure to work with! She is super responsive, friendly, and it's apparent that she genuinely loves working with pups. I strongly recommend her ... (more)"

11. Noah

Looking for new fuzzy friends!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Brittany is wonderful! My little Tater can be a handful and yet Brittany seems to care for her with ease and also makes me feel that Tater is fun to be with.... (more)"

12. Charli

Quizzity Freelance Illustrator

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

2 repeat clients

About: Hi there! I'm Charli. I'm a friendly, dog-loving illustrator who can spend all day with your furry friend! I work from home, so your pup can enjoy ... (more)

13. Ethan

Your dogs best friend

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ethan is a responsible and hard-working individual who shows much promise for the future. He is able to effectively balance school, work, and a social life w... (more)"

14. Megan

Dog Owning, Dog lover!!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Megan watched my two dogs while my fiance and I were out of town for a wedding. When she stayed with us she had to endure torrential downpours when she walke... (more)"

15. Michael

Dogs are my life

Kensington, Philadelphia , PA, 19125

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

17 repeat clients

About: I always wanted a dog when I was a kid, but my oldest brother was allergic. So I went to friends or relative's houses to play with their pups! Yea... (more)

16. Eliza

Lover of things that love to love.

Kensington, Philadelphia , PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hey there! I'm a creative type living in Northeast Philly, who has a soft spot for anything with pawprints. Although I'm stationed in NE, I am orig... (more)

17. Meridith

Dog Lover in Kensington

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"Meredith was great! We will definitely use her again. She was very easy to coordinate with, sent us great pics, and seems to truly be a dog person. We had gr... (more)"

18. Patricia

I'll run and play with your dog

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"Patricia is passionate about all animals but it started with dogs. Patricia has walked amd cared for dogs since she was a little girl. She fostered over ... (more)"

19. Sarah

Non-dog-owning Dog-lover

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"Sarah Gardner is one of the most compassionate and organized people, and those two attributes are perfect when combined for her love of dogs. She is always ... (more)"

20. Christopher

Dog lover, experienced and friendly

Harrowgate, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Christopher Jackson has great experience. Handles all dogs well and knows how to take care of them. Would highly recommend for any pet owner. Knows how to ta... (more)"

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When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in Richmond, Philadelphia, PA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 3,282 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Philadelphia, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Richmond, Philadelphia house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Richmond, Philadelphia, PA who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Richmond house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. 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 dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Richmond, Philadelphia, PA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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