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House Sitting in River Oaks, Houston

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

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1. Alexandra

Paw-some dog walker and caretaker!

Midtown, Houston, TX, 77002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alexandra is fantastic! (more)"

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2. Lisa

Excellent, Loving Care

Spring Branch, Houston, TX, 77055

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

"Lisa watched our 2 dogs and 1 cat for 1 week while we were out of town. She stayed at our house the whole week. Lisa did a wonderful job of watching our pets... (more)"

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3. Douglas

"There's No Place Like Home . . ."

Medical, HOUSTON, TX, 77004

House Sitting

"Douglas was top notch. Very helpful and communicated well with me about my fur babies. I will definitely use him again and highly recommend him! (more)"

4. L'Rissa

Animal lover / Long walks!

Midtown, Houston, TX, 77002

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

"L'Rissa was great with my pup! I'm so happy that L'Rissa was available to take care of Rue. She sent tons of cute pictures and updates along the way. My dog ... (more)"

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5. Daniel

Well experienced vet-tech assistant

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77098

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Daniel did a great job from start to finish. Gee went above and beyond by bathing or dogs because it rained a bunch while we were gone. Well certainly use a... (more)"

6. Claire

Care for dogs like they're my own

Greater Heights, Houston, TX, 77009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great first experience using Rover, Claire was great and gave me cute pictures of her time with my new puppy of the household so I knew everything was ok dur... (more)"

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7. Audrey

Home full-time, passion for pups!

Spring Branch, Houston, TX, 77055

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Audrey was wonderful with my very elderly dogs. She took time to give them extra care for special needs and I greatly appreciate it! Good communication durin... (more)"

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8. Michelle

Let me give your pets some luvin’❤️

Rice Military, Houston, TX, 77007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle was so fantastic! She kept in touch with me during my trip to give me updates on Benny. She took such great care of him and was a wonderful house gu... (more)"

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9. Erin

Every adventure’s better with a dog

Greater Heights, Houston, TX, 77007

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

"She was awesome with our pets! Will definitely rebook with her if we are ever in need! (more)"

10. Hannah

Future dog mom, current dog fan

Rice Military, Houston, TX, 77007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"This was our 1st time using Rover so naturally we were nervous about leaving our "baby" with someone we didn't know. Hannah did a great job. She kept us upd... (more)"

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11. Grace

all attention, all energy, all fun

Rice, Houston, TX, 77030

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Grace did a great job taking care of our corgi, Korndog. She was an awesome communicator! We will definitely ask her to come back next time we go out of town. (more)"

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12. Haley

Loving care when you're not there!

Galleria-Uptown, Houston, TX, 77057

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Haley was very trustworthy and responsible. She did a wonderful job taking care of my dog, Jack, for me while I was out of town. I appreciate her positive at... (more)"

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13. Micaela

I will give your pup lots of love

Greater Heights, Houston, TX, 77007

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

"Michela did great with my dog! She sent a lot of pictures, was super sweet to my girl and even took the time to teach her a new trick! (more)"

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14. Leslie

Luxury Doggie Hotel in My Home

Montrose, HOUSTON, TX, 77006

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Fantastic communication, Leslie was available at all times and super fast to respond. She took wonderful care of my two cats. Have already booked her again... (more)"

15. Ariana

Turn your dog into an athlete!

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77098

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ariana, also known as my "god-dog-mother", is one of the few people that I trust to watch my dog. For Ari, pets are certainly part of the family and she will... (more)"

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16. Patricia

I'll Be Your Dog's Best Friend

River Oaks, Houston, TX, 77027

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Patricia was great. Both our cat Poop and our dog Chester immediately took a liking to her. She sent photos and took great care of them. Will absolutely h... (more)"

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17. Melissa

I have always had a dog in my life.

River Oaks, Houston, TX, 77027

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

"Melissa did a great job watching my two dogs. She walked them often and took really good care of them. I will certainly book with Melissa again. (more)"

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18. Jennifer

Home full-time!

River Oaks, Houston, TX, 77019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenny is great with animals! My two terrier mixes love her and are always happy to be at her place. She takes them on long walks and can manage them plus her... (more)"

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19. Sue

1 dog/guest at a time w/backyard

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77098

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

About: We only watch one dog or take in 1 guest at a time so your pup will get our undivided attention! Also, we do not have a pet of our own so truly, y... (more)

20. Gracie

Experienced doggy daycare attendant

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77098

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gracie was able to watch our dog very last minute. She was very responsive throughout the booking process and always incredibly thoughtful. Our dog loved her... (more)"

Dog owners in River Oaks, Houston, TX love booking house sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 202 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in River Oaks, Houston, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book house sitting with Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a house sitter near you in River Oaks.

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1) Browse Sitters

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.