House Sitting in Riviera, Santa Barbara

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

1. Alica

Ready to help whenever you need!

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Alica was excellent in caring for our 100lb German Shehperd. She sent us pics during dinner that gave us peace of mind our boy was being well taken care of.... (more)"

2. Carly

I am a dog loving college student

Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Carly was so great and flexible with her schedule for me at the last minute! She was great with communication, and sent me a lot of photos of my dog while I ... (more)"

3. Gabi

I love it when they smile at me!!!!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Gabi is wonderful! Trustworthy, caring, considerate of every detail concerning the care of our elderly frenchie! Our home was clean and well cared for when... (more)"

4. Ellizibeth

Daily Devoted Doggy Doter

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ellizibeth arrived promptly and immediately welcomed my dogs. She really listened to all the information and instructions I gave her about the dogs and I fe... (more)"

5. Julia

Wet Noses & Wagging Tails

Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

"Julia was great and was awesome about a last minute holiday gig. She was great with our motley crew! (more)"

6. Chinaza

Dog lover with loads of experience

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

4 repeat clients

"Chinaza watched our two dogs while we were out of town for over a week. When we arrived home our house was clean and our dogs well taken care of. Our older d... (more)"

7. Kaila

Favors dogs over humans

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kaila was wonderful! She sent us photos of their outings and was great at communicating with us. Our pup was so happy and relaxed when we got home - she was... (more)"

8. Alysa

Great companion of dogs!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alysa was great! We felt comfortable with her the first moment we did our meet-and-greet. She spent every night with our beloved 12-year-old lab over the ho... (more)"

9. Natalie

Fun-loving pet caretaker!

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Natalie was able to watch my dog at short notice over the Thanksgiving holiday. She was so awesome at giving updates and sending pictures and videos. I truly... (more)"

10. Larisa

Love is all we need.

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Larisa is great! She was super attentive and sent me updates throughout the weekend. Otis was exhausted so it's clear they had a great time! I will definitel... (more)"

11. Beth

Love Love LOVE DOGS!

Riviera, santa barbara, CA, 93109

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Beth was great with my boys! We just moved from out of state and they were still getting adjusted. Beth had a flexible schedule and was able to spend a lot o... (more)"

12. Alex

I Will Make Your Dog Happy

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 91309

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

1 repeat client

"Alex has watched our girls several times, and every time they are overjoyed to see him. They are 2 60-lb dogs, and he is able to manage them and take them on... (more)"

13. Kristi

Part-time Dog Sitter

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kristi was great with my dogs while I was away. She sent pictures and updates. I had no worries leaving them with her. I look forward to her staying with the... (more)"

14. Ruby

We LOVE dogs!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Ruby and her husband Frisco took amazing care of our dog, Stella, for the past week! Stella is a very energetic pup, and they took such good care of making s... (more)"

15. Rebecca

Calm, fun-loving, and flexible

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

"Rebecca is a caring human that loves animals! I have known Rebecca a very long time. She has always cared for her own animals and has cared for my cats and d... (more)"

16. Emily

Reliable & Passionate Pooch Lover!

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Emily did an awesome job caring for our 8 year old dog Aysa while we were on a four day trip. When we came home the house was clean, Aysa was happy and healt... (more)"

17. Madison

Love all animals like my own!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"After seeing how my cat behaved and responded to her after the first stay I booked Madison again, only 3 days after the first one. Again, she was absolutely ... (more)"

18. Brianna

Responsible and Animal Loving

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Brianna did a nice job of dogsitting for our two dogs and I appreciated her quick communication and flexibility as our plans changed several times. We arriv... (more)"

19. Stephanie

2 walks a day, home most of the day

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

2 repeat clients

About: I have had animals my whole life, I am kind and gentle and will also reinforce your training style to keep your dog in familiar training patterns. ... (more)

20. Suzanne

Reliable Dog Loving Resident 93108

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have a lifetime of experience caring for pets and have lived in Montecito for years; my children both attended Cold Spring Elementary School. Now... (more)

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