Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Richmond, Philadelphia

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Andrew

Works even on ruff days (sorry)

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have seen Andrew relate to his family dog, Ginger. Andrew is a very responsible and caring person. I believe these traits will be shown to any animal in h... (more)"

2. Victoria

Future vet, will run and play

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

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

About: Future veterinary student with dog training experience looking to help make your pups happy! I am available part time to work with your dogs on dai... (more)

3. Melissa

"Your Dog Is My Houseguest."

Pennsauken, NJ, 08109

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

6 repeat clients

"Melissa cared for our dogs over a holiday weekend and we had no complaints! She kept us updated after every drop in visit and sent pictures as well! Our dogs... (more)"

4. Alyssa

Energetic, responsible, & creative

Fishtown, Philadelphia , PA, 19123

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Alyssa was great! She came on time to take out my dog and played with him. I am usually pretty nervous about people I don't know taking him out because he's ... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Ashley

I'll run with your dog!

Fox Chase, phila, PA, 19111

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashley E. and animals. Well first let me say that before she acknowledges any humans in the room the pets are first. This girl lives, breathes and thinks abo... (more)"

6. Autumn

Dogs, love, and fun focused!

Hartranft, Philadelphia, PA, 19133

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

"Autumn took care of my 2 year old boxer mix, Kahuna while I was away on vacation for a week. She took pictures and kept me updated every single day. She also... (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Sarah

Why sit & stay when I can do it!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

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

"I enjoy taking lavish vacations I can’t afford. Like most millennials I do it for the Instagram so my friends can see how awesome I am. I travel so frequentl... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Jillian

Jillian's NE Philly Petcare

Northeast Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 19136

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jill was great with my dogs and followed my requests/instructions to the letter. Her love of animals is so evident; Jill truly cares about the animals that ... (more)"

9. Erica

Petcare 'R Us!

Fairhill, philadelphia, PA, 19134

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

4 repeat clients

"Erica was very good she textee me everyday and told me if my cat was eating well or not.. And she would send a picture... It really felt great not having to ... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Jennifer

It's a Family Affair!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

47 repeat clients

"Jennifer last minute picked up Griffin and brought him to her house for doggie daycare. She is very flexible and easy to work with. Griffin had a fabulous ti... (more)"

11. Sammie

Animal Caretaker with a passion

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

12. Ashley

Professional Pet sitter!!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

14 repeat clients

"Ashley did a great job taking care of both my dog and cat over the holidays. She sent cute pictures (bonus: they were clear) of my dog on a walk and at home.... (more)"

13. Patricia

I'll run and play with your dog

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"Patricia is passionate about all animals but it started with dogs. Patricia has walked amd cared for dogs since she was a little girl. She fostered over ... (more)"

14. Alyssa

Work from Home, lots of availablity

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My fondest memory as a child was crawling around my grandma's house with her two basset hounds. At the age of 5, I was able to experience newborn p... (more)

15. Nicole & Michael

We are ready to care for you pup!

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Nicole and Michael were great! Harley loved them. They were incredibly responsive, and send me a detailed report of their visits with Harley including lots o... (more)"

16. 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)"

17. Casie

Willing to work with all dog sizes

Hartranft, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a college student with some free time that I would like to fill by playing with dogs. I had a dog growing up and I miss having someone to play... (more)

18. Jennifer

Vet. Assistant who loves pets!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hi! My name is Jenn! I work at a local vet hospital as a veterinary assistant as well as being a full time college student! (senior! yay!) I love d... (more)

19. Catherine

Flexible, Friendly, Fido-Loving!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

1 repeat client

"Thanksgiving 2016, Catherine not only saved the day for me (getting a walker was a last minute decision) but also helped me save face with my family members.... (more)"

20. Kara

Home all the time, dog whisperer!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kara is the most caring and responsible person I know. Ever since she was young, she has loved animals. She has grown up with cats and dogs. I would trust he... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on when they're looking for pet-sitting. 3,282 owners have reviewed sitters in Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect pet sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a pet sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Richmond pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Richmond, Philadelphia, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). 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 house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Richmond pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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