House Sitting in Richmond, Philadelphia

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

1. Kimberly

All dogs are friends!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Kim was absolutely great, I will definitely recommend her to anyone who needs their pet watched. Kim kept me and my girlfriend up to date with pictures and h... (more)"

2. Sophia

Experienced, fun loving caretaker!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

3. Meridith

Dog Lover in Kensington

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting

5 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)"

4. Edvard

Long Time Dog Lover and Friend

Camden, NJ, 08103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"To anyone thinking about another sitter stop right now and ask Eddie if he can stay and watched your furry friends. Eddie was more than attentive before the... (more)"

5. 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)"

6. 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)"

7. Aliza

Reliable Sitter - Flexible Schedule

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

"Aliza was not only very professional when dealing with me, but was so kind and loving towards my dog, Oliver. Oliver hasn't liked many of his dog walkers/car... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
8. Ashley

Mommy of 2 dogs and a baby!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19133

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Ashley was awesome! She booked us last minute and lived in our house with our pups for the weekend. She was a very punctual, a good communicator, and sent us... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
9. Jacki

Equal opportunity cat and dog lover

Kensington, Philadelphia , PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jacki is an excellent dog sitter! My apartment was just as I'd left it, she updated me daily with pictures, and was always quick to respond throughout the bo... (more)"

10. Lindsay

Compassionate and responsible

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Lindsay did an overnight stay with my puppy Henry and everything went great. She sent lots of updates, pictures, and videos, and Henry looked so happy the wh... (more)"

11. Jokeeda

Pets Comes First

Hunting Park, Philadelphia, PA, 19140

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"She was on time. Very polite. My family and I were gone for 16hrs on a day trip. Jokeeda stayed until we came home. She sent pictures of Diesel and kept me i... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Sierra

Animal lover with experience!

Rhawnhurst, Philadelphia, PA, 19152

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

"I have known Sierra since August, 2015. Sierra is caring, bright and responsible. She participates in animal rescue and has cared for dogs with medical probl... (more)"

13. Carolyn

Dog Enthusist

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

6 repeat clients

"Can't say enough great things about Carolyn! Carolyn spent the weekend with my pup. She was SUPER sweet with Luca. I got great pictures of the weekend to kee... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
14. Diana

Experienced dog walker/sitter

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Diana house and dog-sat for us for 9 days while my husband and I were in Europe. We came home to a spotless apartment and happy dog! Diana did a great job k... (more)"

15. Charli

Quizzity Freelance Illustrator

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"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)"

16. Mattea

Can't wait to care for your pup!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hey there! My name's Mattea. I came to DC 5 years ago for school and am sticking around a little after graduation - I'm not done with the District ... (more)

17. Kirstin

Future Vet Student.

Wissanoning, Philadelphia, PA, 19135

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

1 repeat client

"Kirstin was such a big help while we were on vacation! Our dog got separation anxiety and Kirstin was very helpful with making sure he was well taken care o... (more)"

18. 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)"

19. Amber Lynn

Compassionate Pet Care

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

1 repeat client

About: We started as hosts on Rover because we have so much love for all animals and already do dog sitting through other formats. We have a smoke-free, t... (more)

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
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 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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