House Sitting in Richmond, Philadelphia

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

Available this weekend
1. Emeline

24HR Full time Sitter!

Mayfield, Philadelphia, PA, 19135

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

16 repeat clients

"Just got home after a week away and found a happy, healthy dog AND a clean house! No accidents, nothing chewed - just like I left it. Emeline sent tons of pi... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Rachel

Part retriever, full time dog lover

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

8 repeat clients

"Rachel was amazing to our dog Dottie. She took such great care of her and kept us updated with texts and pictures while we were away. It was such relief know... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Olivia

Dog loving graduate student

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Olivia was a fantastic dog and cat sitter for us. She was in constant contact, sent photos, and texts the entire time we were away. She left our house clea... (more)"

4. Brisa

I've yet to meet a dog I disliked!!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Brisa did an amazing job taking care of our dog Bubby. She was friendly, responsive and very easy to work with. Our dog was exhausted by the time we got home... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Amber

Happy pupper, happy me!

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amber was everything we could've asked for in a pet sitter, and more. She watched our lab, Mack, and our cat, Carly, while we were in Florida for a week and ... (more)"

6. Lindsay

Compassionate and responsible

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"I had Lindsay watch my 3 month old puppy in the evening while I was out for work. She was on time & let me know when she got to the house. It was such a rel... (more)"

7. Rachel

Home full-time – flexible schedule!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is an honorable, reliable and kind person. She is a true lover of animals; adores dogs of all shapes and sizes; and connects with them easily. With Ra... (more)"

8. Elizabeth

Your dog's new best friend!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"I have worked with Elizabeth in a local kennel before and her passion and love for animals is amazing she's confident and a true pack leader we would be luck... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Caitlin

Flexible & Reliable dog lover!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

16 repeat clients

"Caitlin is one of those people that just loves to make dogs happy. She loves my dog more than some members of my own family and they've only met once! If you... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Diana

Dogs are my life!!

Olney, Philadelphia`, PA, 19120

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Diana is a great dog walker because she genuinely cares about my dog, Halo. She goes above and beyond the call of duty with being punctual, her professionism... (more)"

11. Ashley

I will do anything for your pets!

Hartranft, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

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

1 repeat client

"Ashley Collins was out cat/dog sitter for 3 summers. She was patient, kind and always on time. Our cat, Max, is not the warm and fuzzy type but he cozied up ... (more)"

12. Becky

I will take your dog on long walks

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Becky's wonderful and will request her going forward! She provided us with detailed and thoughtful updates on how our dog was doing, which was very much appr... (more)"

13. Lauren

Responsible, Caring, Reliable!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I can highly recommend Lauren for dog walking and dog-sitting services! Over the last 4 years she has taken great care of our beloved Max. I've always felt c... (more)"

14. Megan

Dog Owning, Dog lover!!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

3 repeat clients

"Megan was very quick to respond and super flexible with scheduling. I've got a total spaz 55lb dog and she handled him just fine, with timely updates through... (more)"

15. Katelyn

Runner, walker, sitter, boarder!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Katelyn is very good with all types of animals! She remains calm with even the most hyper dogs. She loves being active outdoors and is very attentive and fri... (more)"

16. Sammie

Animal Caretaker with a passion

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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)"

17. Jacki

Equal opportunity cat and dog lover

Kensington, Philadelphia , PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jacki was awesome! She's very friendly, professional and super responsive. She left our house spic and span and our dog Joni seemed very happy. Jacki provide... (more)"

18. Lauren

Happy tails don't lie

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

5 repeat clients

"We were thrilled with Lauren as she looked after our two dogs for a weekend. She spent lots of time with our dogs giving them lots of attention. Both dogs we... (more)"

19. Maryam

Playtime, walks and snuggles!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I have asked Maryam to house sit for me several times in the past few years. Every time she has taken care of my Great Dane Cora and my cats with the same ca... (more)"

20. Meridith

Dog Lover in Kensington

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

7 repeat clients

"Meridith was a wonderful sitter! She stayed at my apartment to take care of my beagle, Betty, for three nights. I received lots of photos and updates and it ... (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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