House Sitting in Richmond, Philadelphia

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1. Sophia

Experienced, fun loving caretaker!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Sophia was perfect for watching my trixie and took such good care of her and my place! I willlove to ask her to stay and dog sit again soon. Thank you! (more)"

2. Leslie

Mayfair Pet Care

Mayfield, Philadelphia, PA, 19136

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

15 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)"

3. 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)"

4. Aliza

Reliable Sitter - Flexible Schedule

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

"Aliza was a huge help last minute when I needed a sitter for my two big dogs. She gave them walks during a rain storm, gave them lots of snacks and snuggled ... (more)"

5. Noah

Looking for new fuzzy friends!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting

6 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)"

6. Mary

A fun & inquisitive pet lover

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

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

"Mary has often taken care of my dog Jeff while I am out of town. She is extremely attentive and carefully follows directions, especially regarding medication... (more)"

7. Danielle

Long Walks for Your Dog!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Danielle is very easy to work with and very accommodating. She took great care of my two dogs while we were away and I came home to happy pups. I will defini... (more)"

8. Maryam

Playtime, walks and snuggles!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maryam has cared for our dog Olga for the last year. I'll be the first to admit I have an unhealthy attachment to my dog and am genuinely reluctant to leave... (more)"

9. Charli

Quizzity Freelance Illustrator

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

3 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)

10. Lydia

I'll run with your dog!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lydia was very patient and thoughtful with our quirky and anxious dog. I think he really liked how calm she was. Lydia kept us updated throughout the stay an... (more)"

11. Sammie

Animal Caretaker with a passion

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sammie is a responsible, caring young woman with a deep love for animals. She has vast experience with all types of animals and can be relied on to give the... (more)"

12. Ethan

Your dogs best friend

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

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

"Ethan has watched my dog, Snickers many times. She absolutely loves him. He is a great dog sitter and I highly recommend him. He is absolutely great with ... (more)"

13. Mikey

I'll run with your dog!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mikey was fantastic with Stevie! She texted me updates and pictures throughout the day. Also, she left a note with time/"results" of Stevie's walks! Would hi... (more)"

14. Crystal

Lover of all animals in Nolibs/Fish

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"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)"

15. Olivia

Animal Lover. Vegan. Active.

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

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

8 repeat clients

"This was our first time using DogVacay, as well as having a relative stranger watch our pup in our home. I'm fairly worry-proned by nature, so I definitely i... (more)"

16. Bayli

Loving, energetic sitter

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Bayli is Awesome! This was our first time using Rover and she knocked it out of the park! She kept us up to date on our dog Jackie with photos and upda... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. Eliza

Lover of things that love to love.

Kensington, Philadelphia , PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

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)

19. Jacki

Equal opportunity cat and dog lover

Kensington, Philadelphia , PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"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)"

20. Jamie

Dog lover will run, walk and stay!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We didn't worry at all while we enjoyed our wedding day! Jamie was wonderful and Patches was happy as can be when we got home! Would definitely recommend J... (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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