Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Riverfront, Philadelphia

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

1. Jennifer and James

It's a Family Affair!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

83 repeat clients

"Jennifer is a fantastic cat sitter! Enthusiastic and reliable, Jennifer went above and beyond when my husband and I were "stuck" on vacation after our passpo... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
2. Linda

I often prefer animal to people!!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Linda is a friend to all animals and has taken care of birds, fish squirrels, rabbits as well as dogs and cats. Ziggy, my cat, is a challenge . He might ki... (more)"

3. Caroline

Sniffing Tours of Philly

Pennsport-Whitman-Queen, Phila, PA, 19147

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Caroline has watched my dog, Beezy, while I go away on short and long trips. She would take Beezy on hikes, walks, and all sorts of adventures. I fully tru... (more)"

4. Alexis

TLC for your dog!

Wharton-Hawthorne-Bella Vista, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Alexis was remarkable this week for us. We had a hectic schedule at work and needed someone who could accommodate each day for us to check on the puppy and A... (more)"

5. Michael

Ready to hang with your pawfect bud

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Michael is very reliable and has been able to help out on short notice - which is a huge help! Rayne always seems happy on days that he comes by so I have no... (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Emily

A Friend for Your 4-Legged Family

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Emily is just absolutely super! She is very communicative, kind, and helpful. Definitely will use her services again! (more)"

7. Jennifer

Love, Walks, & Play in Rittenhouse

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Jenny was so great with my needy cat, Bjorn. He has asthma which he needs an inhaler for and eats special food so I'm extremely particular about who watches ... (more)"

8. Elizabeth

A vet to take care of your pet!

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

"Elizabeth took care of our 4 cats over a long weekend, including 1 who needed oral drugs 3 times a day. She was great with the cats and we appreciated her ph... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Liz

Animal Loving Music Teacher

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

13 repeat clients

"I needed someone last minute and Liz got back to me right away! She was extremely flexible with me and I would definitely use her again. She sent me pictures... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
10. Caitlin

Flexible & Reliable dog lover!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

18 repeat clients

"Caitlin was amazing! She took such good care of our little Peanut and left us feeling so comfortable about crating her for the day. She was responsive and re... (more)"

11. Johnnie

Animal lover and outdoor enthusiast

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Johnnie has been nothing short of amazing. She treats my puppy with all the love and patience I would give to her myself. If you are looking for a walker I w... (more)"

12. Carolyn

Experienced dog runner!

Pennsport-Whitman-Queen, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Carolyn is wonderful with dogs! As a member of our running program with shelter dogs Carolyn was a dedicated member who always treated the dogs with great ca... (more)"

13. Rebecca

Flexible&caring, lifetime dog lover

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I'm a lifelong lover of all animals and have been a dog owner throughout my whole life, with up to 4 dogs in my household at one time. I have hous... (more)

14. Alena

Friend of dog

Pennsport-Whitman-Queen, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"The best dog sitter ever!! She’s so attentive and kind to my dog. I trust Alena completely with Sasha. (more)"

15. Sammie

Animal Caretaker with a passion

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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)"

16. Whitney

The Best Care for your Best Friend

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Whitney is the epitome of a dog mom. Her pup Charlie is obsessed with her and can’t live without her. I would always trust her to watch my pup I know she wou... (more)"

17. Amber

Center City Dog-Walker & Pet Sitter

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Amber did a wonderful job taking care of Gilbert, our senior cat, while we were away for a weekend. He was well-fed and appreciated all of the playtime she g... (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Michelle

Nurse Practitioner and Dog Lover

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

4 repeat clients

"Michelle went above and beyond for our little Ziva! She was very communicative and helpful, as well. Will definitely use her again! (more)"

19. Olivia

Caring and fun dancer/dog-walker

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19102

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Olivia did a great job again taking care of our cats. We enjoy getting the pictures of the cats while we’re away and she always gives us a great description ... (more)"

20. Joe

Weekend City Care and Long Walks

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

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

About: My family had a Labradoodle named Darby that we rescued at 4 months from when I was in 8th grade until after I left college. She was the sweetest d... (more)

When it comes to pet care and pet sitting, pet owners in Riverfront, Philadelphia, PA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 18 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Riverfront, Philadelphia, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. Pet 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 pet sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a pet sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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 Riverfront 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 Riverfront, 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 Riverfront pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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