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Pet Setting & Drop Ins in River Oaks, Houston

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

Tip: Contact sitters now to confirm availability.
1. Michelle

Let me give your pets some luvin’❤️

Rice Military, Houston, TX, 77007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle was fantastic! She is incredibly responsive and she had a flexible schedule to meet with us prior to the stay. She cuddled my babies and took great ... (more)"

2. Patricia

I'll Be Your Dog's Best Friend

River Oaks, Houston, TX, 77027

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Absolutely excellent and professional service! Patricia took very good care of our dogs. This was our first time using Rover and Patricia and we will rebook ... (more)"

3. Ashley

Crazy Dog Lady in The Heights!

Greater Heights, Houston, TX, 77008

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

"I was very pleased with Ashley's care of my two pups for drop-in visits. She was timely and took care of their needs like her own dogs. I appreciated the det... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
4. Lisa

Excellent, Loving Care

Spring Branch, Houston, TX, 77055

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

"Lisa was amazing! She was super accommodating about meeting up beforehand for a meet-and-greet and picking up the key before we went out of town. Every time ... (more)"

5. Jackie

Loving dog sitter in Hermann Park

Medical, Houston, TX, 77030

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jackie was great! My dog loved her. She was very detailed about the visit and about what they were doing and she sent lots of pictures! Will definetly book h... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
6. Krystell

Dog mom, lover, and rescuer. ❤️

Midtown, Houston, TX, 77002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Krystell took care of the puppies as her own. She was attentive, caring and reasonable when it came to service delivered vs. service charged. Not a lot of pe... (more)"

7. Whitney

Animal lover, excellent care!

Galleria-Uptown, Houston, TX, 77057

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Whitney was great and very responsive, especially after needing to change our plans and extend our trip! We will definitely look to use her in the future! (more)"

8. Renee

Love playing with pups

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77006

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Renee did a great job walking our boys, Gus and Max. She sent photos and updates for each visit. She responded to messages quickly and is very nice. We will ... (more)"

9. Shauna

Home full time, great parks near.

Greater Heights, Houston, TX, 77008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shauna is the sweetest sitter and we love her. Maggie Mae had the best time. She kept me informed & sent photos during the day. She was very detailed as t... (more)"

10. Ariana

Turn your dog into an athlete!

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77098

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"The most important thing for me when it comes to leaving my dogs in someone else's hands is dependability. Ariana came when she said she would and did what ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
11. Melissa

I'll Take Great Care of Your Baby

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77006

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

About: Hello! I'm Melissa and I can't wait to meet you and your dog. My childhood pets inspired me to become a pet sitter, I know what it takes to look af... (more)

12. Haley

Loving care when you're not there!

Galleria-Uptown, Houston, TX, 77057

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Haley was so flexible and was able to come check-in on our pup very last minute. She was on time and left a very detailed Rover card for me to review. She sa... (more)"

13. Allison

I love dogs and am very reliable!

River Oaks, Houston, TX, 77019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison was great with our little Frenchie! She was very understanding and patient with my endless instructions. She communicated very well both before her v... (more)"

14. John

Extremely reliable and hard-working

Galleria-Uptown, Houston, TX, 77056

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We are so thankful to find, John! He took care of our baby girl, Rylee while we were out of town for 3 days. She immediately warmed up to him from day one an... (more)"

15. Meredith

Young Professional Animal Lover

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77006

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Meredith is a lovely young woman who took magnificent care of our pets and our home when we traveled out of town. She checked in regularly, never hesitated t... (more)"

16. Zoe

Fit, active dog-lover!

River Oaks, Houston, TX, 77027

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Zoe has been our preferred dogsitter in our neighborhood until she moved away to Houston. She is reliable and understands dogs (and cats). She took care of o... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
17. Michael

Best Dog and Cat Dad Ever!

Montrose, Houston, TX, 77006

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael is great! He has watched my dog, Waffles, for me multiple times and I always know he's in good hands. Waffles loves him! Micheal always sends me upda... (more)"

18. Holley

Paws and relax!

West University, Houston , TX, 77005

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Holley is FANTASTIC! She is warm, kind, caring, friendly and an absolute dog lover. Our puppy loved her and we will definitely use her again. (more)"

19. Lina

Reliable pet lover, home full-time

River Oaks, Houston, TX, 77098

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We had Lina house sit our aging dog Tica for a week in April. It was a great experience and different from the kennels we've used in the past. Tica was healt... (more)"

20. Ewelina

Adore Pets!

River Oaks, Houston, TX, 77098

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

"Ewelina was a superb substitute mom. She walked my young dog, gave her pills and visited with my old dog. Both dogs were happy when I returned. (more)"

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4) Enjoy your trip

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