House Sitting in Richmond, Philadelphia

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

1. Jana

Best experience for your pup friend

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jana is amazing!! My Dog Sansom is obsessed with going to see her! She always provides updates through texts and pictures. He comes back happy and worn out!... (more)"

2. Lindsay

Compassionate and responsible

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 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)"

3. Emily

Dog lover ready to start sitting!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

9 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)"

4. Leslie

Mayfair Pet Care

Mayfield, Philadelphia, PA, 19136

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

4 repeat clients

"Leslie is a great animal lover, having rescued two dogs and three cats. She has a way with animals and gains their trust within minutes. She is trustworthy a... (more)"

5. Sophia

Experienced, fun loving caretaker!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

Available this weekend
7. Stephanie

Professional Animal Cuddler

Wissanoning, Philadelphia, PA, 19135

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie is an amazing petsitter! She watches my cats and yorkie whenever she can and she does such a great job. She has even brought them treats and toys t... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. 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)"

10. 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)"

11. 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)"

12. Megan

Dog Owning, Dog lover!!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Megan is so great!! I'm so thankful for her, Rover, and the other sitter I found here! Very kind, responsive, responsible, and caring. Even better, GREAT wit... (more)"

13. Lauren

Happy tails don't lie

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

2 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)"

14. Dana

Friendly, reliable animal lover

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

"Dana watched my puppy while I was on a week long vacation. She did an excellent job feeding, walking, playing and giving my little girl the special attention... (more)"

15. 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)

16. Alyssa

Energetic, responsible, & creative

Fishtown, Philadelphia , PA, 19123

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

4 repeat clients

"Alyssa.. This girl right here loves any dog she see and takes care of. I know this first hand because I have lived with her for 4 years. When we lived togeth... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. Ashley

Full time mommy and pet sitter

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19133

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

13 repeat clients

"Ash took great care of Liam and both of our cats, too! In addition, we were hit hard with a snowstorm and she took care of shoveling the walk and salting the... (more)"

19. 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)"

20. Lauren

All you need is love, and a dog

Richmond, Philadelphia , PA, 19134

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

2 repeat clients

About: I am a current graduate student at La Salle University studying education. My courses are only in the evenings (W/Th) during my last semester. I h... (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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