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House Sitting in Riviera, Santa Barbara

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1. Ann Verified Background CheckRover 101

AWESOME ANN-TY FOR UR PET BABIES :)

Downtown, SANTA BARBARA, CA, 93102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our first visit w Anny was terrific. She is a problem solver , knowledgeable and takes excellent care of our Maggie. We can relax & have confidence Maggie is w… (more)"

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2. Leanna Verified Background Check

Fun Loving Sitter

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Leanna took fantastic care of my dog overnight in my home. She took him for long walks and gave him lots of love and attention. She was very communicative and … (more)"

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3. Brittney Verified Enhanced Background Check

Friend of dogs cats and rabbits!

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittney has had a love for animals her whole life. She has cared for Hamsters, Bunnies, and Cats. She loves dogs and jumps at the chance to dog sit for friend… (more)"

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4. Kathy Verified Background CheckRover 101

I Take My Responsibility Personally

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kathy is a great dog-sitter and handled the issues I have with one of my dogs well. She left us a note of the days activities which was very nice of her. Kathy… (more)"

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5. Keenan Verified Background CheckRover 101

Animal lover ready for play/walks!

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Keenan is an amazing dog-sitter. My dogs (5) all love her, and she is very professional. (more)"

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6. Colleen Verified Background Check

Pets make the world go round!!

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Never have I met someone more affectionate and responsible with pets than Colleen. She has a true love for all animals and cares for them like they're family. … (more)"

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Ari Safari Canine Sunshine

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dog jumps for joy everytime he sees Ari. What I love about Ari is she matches the energy of the dog. If the dog gets excited so does she. If the dog has mor… (more)"

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8. Camilla Verified Background CheckRover 101

Active and Pawsitive Dog-Enthusiast

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

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

"Camilla was amazing! We were nervous about leaving our pup and using Rover for the first time and Camilla put our nerves at ease. She met Oliver before we book… (more)"

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9. Alelia & Thomas Verified Background Check

Your pet's home away from home!

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Alelia has looked after my dogs over the years. The most important thing to me is that they have been happy to see her and have run up to her wagging their tai… (more)"

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10. Lydia Verified Background Check

Outdoors loving dog owner

Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lydia is an amazing dog caregiver! She has taken care of my highly anxious, high strung pup on multiple occasions, and he's done amazing! Raz (my dog) is a com… (more)"

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11. Diana Verified Background Check

Trustworthy & Responsible

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Diana has a comfort and experience with a large variety of dogs : dogs as small as a 5 lb. Maltese to dogs over 100 lbs. Every dog has their own personality an… (more)"

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12. Joe Verified Background Check

Life long Dog Owner and Lover!

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting

About: I’ve been walking, feeding, and caring for dogs all my life! I am comfortable with all types of dogs in all stages of life, including dogs that pull … (more)

13. Gabi Verified Background Check

Active Pet Lover and Caretaker!

santa barbara, CA, 93108

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

"Absolutely fantastic experience!!! Gabi was very professional, kind, and was so great to our dog-child! She sent pictures and kept us updated throughout our st… (more)"

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14. Brandy Verified Background Check

Mom and son team available :)

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

About: Hi! We love pets and would love to treat your fur baby like our own while you’re away. I work from home with a flexible schedule. My son is homeschoo… (more)

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15. Emily Verified Background CheckRover 101

Long-time dog owner, love activity!

Las Positas, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"What a sweetheart! Our brand new rescue pup is still unsure about things and Emily was the first person we left him with and he was obsessed with her. She imme… (more)"

16. John Verified Background Check

Active dog lover!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"John is an absolute great guy! He really cares for your dog and the overall well being. I have a 2 year old pup with a ton of energy and high separation anxiet… (more)"

17. Abby Verified Background Check

I love animals!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abby watched my dog in my home for me. I felt very comfortable having her in my home, and I would highly recommend her. She was prompt and reliable. My little … (more)"

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18. Jessica Verified Enhanced Background Check

Flexible work schedule - love pups

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Jessica was great. Communication was great too. We had some unforeseen issues unrelated to the dogsitting, but Jessica took it in stride. Our dogs seemed to li… (more)"

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19. Rachel Verified Background CheckRover 101

Vet Who is Pet Obsessed!

Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel has been caring for my dog Rudy for many years. He loves to see her coming. She is loving and totally responsible. She knows how to train, exercise a… (more)"

20. Samantha Verified Background Check

Adventure dog walks!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Hands down the best dog sitter in town. Samantha is warm, compassionate and upon meeting her you instantly know your dog is in the best of care. She’s prompt i… (more)"

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Dog owners in Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA love booking house sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 533 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Santa Barbara, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5 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 Riviera.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Riviera house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in Riviera, Santa Barbara who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Riviera, Santa Barbara donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Santa Barbara.

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