House Sitting in Richmond, Philadelphia

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

1. Megan

Dog Owning, Dog lover!!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan is fabulous! She is super responsive to requests, and kept in very regular communication with us, from the time we booked her until she left our house.... (more)"

2. Erin

The Dog Whisperer

Philadelphia, PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Whether it be in your home or mine, I can ensure a safe and fun overnight, sit, or walk for your sweet pup! I have a very friendly 3 year old Pitty... (more)

3. Sophia

Experienced, fun loving caretaker!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Sophia was great! She was organized and flexible when scheduling the Meet and Greet and coordinating the logistics of her stay before our fairly last minute ... (more)"

4. 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)"

5. 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)"

6. Cole

Livin' the snug life

Kensington, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Cole was great. She really looked after our dogs and made sure they were comfortable. She is very reliable and made us comfortable with pictures of the dog... (more)"

7. Brianna

Professional Dog Petter Pretty Much

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"A true "dog lover" in every sense of the word, Brianna has watched my pup on multiple occasions, going above and beyond to make sure he's taken care of. She ... (more)"

8. Lindsay

Compassionate and responsible

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Lindsay was great! She watched my two small dogs and senior cat while I was out of town for a night. I felt comfortable with her staying in my house and enjo... (more)"

9. Lauren

Dogs rule everything around me

Hartranft, Philadelphia , PA, 19133

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

About: Hello! My name is Lauren! I have been working with dogs, cats, horses (you name it, I've probably owned it at some point) my entire life. I am curr... (more)

10. Kimberly

All dogs are friends!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Kimberly was great! She is very sweet and I know My dog was happy. I Loved that she sent a photo of Jerry when she got there and when she left, gave me a pie... (more)"

11. Brandon

Tailoring your Dogs experience

Hartranft, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

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

"Brandon was available on short notice and very professional. My husband and I went out of town for New Years and he took great care of Camila and our home fo... (more)"

12. Crystal

Lover of all animals in Nolibs/Fish

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Best cat sitter ever! Took pics of my cat and texted me to let me know how he was doing :) really went above and beyond to make sure he was well taken care of!! (more)"

13. Patrick

Best Friend for Man's Best Friend!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Patrick is a reliable and kind sitter. He was careful to follow instructions for my relatively easy going but mildly anxious dog and was communicative with m... (more)"

14. Gary

My house would be filled!

Pennsauken, NJ, 08110

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gary is a wonderful, trustworthy, sweet young man. He loves dogs and it is obvious in the way he interacts with them. He has been taking very good care of ou... (more)"

15. Leslie

Don't fret, I'll watch your pet!

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19137

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

3 repeat clients

"leslie took excellent care of my english bulldog, she kept us informed, sent pictures and my dog genuinely liked her. I would highly recommend her to everyone! (more)"

16. Jade

biggest animal lover

Summerdale, Philadelphia, PA, 19149

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Dogs have been in my life for years. I grew up in a home with 6 dogs and 3 cats. I love the comanionship that dogs offer us , they seem to always k... (more)

17. Lauren

Happy tails don't lie

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

1 repeat client

"There is no better choice than Lauren when it comes to making sure your pet is taken care of. She is a pet owner herself and gives her dog Jack nothing but ... (more)"

18. Charli

Quizzity Freelance Illustrator

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

1 repeat client

"Charli has a heart of gold when it comes to dogs! He truly believes they are better and more loyal than any human. I've seen him care for his own dog and ... (more)"

19. Christopher

Dog lover, experienced and friendly

Harrowgate, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chris is a great caretaker; he is extremely attentive and alert when looking after anyone. He has had pets for quite some time and treats them with the utmos... (more)"

20. Jacki

Equal opportunity cat and dog lover

Kensington, Philadelphia , PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jacki is great! She housesat for an extended vacation and was awesome with my stubborn little Bulldog, Brutus! She is very responsive and was great at commun... (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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