Date Updated: 2017-11-30


Looking for a job as a dog sitter? Why not start your own business instead and work on contract? You could make up to $1,000 (or more!) per month caring for dogs in Sacramento, CA with Join the nation’s largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers and make extra money doing something you love.

If flexibility is important to you, Rover could be a great fit. You’ll have the freedom to choose your own schedule, rates, and services that you offer—and payments are automatic. You can offer your clients peace of mind with the Rover Guarantee to protect their pets included with every booking. Earn extra income doing something you love while taking advantage of Rover’s resources and learning opportunities to help you become the best pet sitter you can be.


Rover by the numbers

140,000+ dog walkers and pet sitters from coast to coast.

Every 4 seconds an owner books a Rover walk or stay.

11,000 North American cities are home to dog owners who use Rover.


Become a dog sitter


Want a dog sitter job in Sacramento?

Starting your own pet care business with Rover is a rewarding way to earn extra income. List your services on Rover and get access to hundreds of dog owners near you looking for the perfect pet sitter.

Enjoy quick payments

48 hours after completing a booking, you’ll get paid. Just like that. Get the Rover app and you can even get paid on the go.

Become Rover certified

You’ll learn what you need to succeed. Simply pass a background check, submit your profile for approval, and earn your certification.

Download the Rover app

The Rover app makes managing your business a snap. Accept bookings, send messages to clients, and get paid.

Get ongoing support

We’re here for you 24/7 to answer account questions, troubleshoot problems, and offer pet sitting advice.


Make up to $1,000 (or more!) per month sitting dogs.

Get started