Drop-In Visits in Santa Cruz

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

1. Kathy

Animal loving former vet technician

Capitola, CA, 95010

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kathy served as our dog walker and sitter for nearly two years. However, to say she was a walker for our elderly dog, Madison, is an understatement. Kathy tr... (more)"

2. Sonia

Heart of Caregiving Pets

Seabright, Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

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

7 repeat clients

About: Located just 3 blocks from the beach, with a large securely fenced back yard and doggie door, dogs get a very special stay, while their owners are ... (more)

3. Amanda

Romping in the Redwoods

Felton, CA, 95018

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Amanda has been a lifesaver, she's super easy to work with and my dog loves her! (more)"

4. Josefine

Lifelong dog lover

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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

2 repeat clients

"Josefine always writes such a sweet narrative and I can tell she really enjoys animals. I just appreciate her help so much! When your brand new in a city and... (more)"

5. Holly

Responsible-Trustworthy-Hardworker

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

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

15 repeat clients

"Ok, so I can't say enough about Holly. She is upbeat and wonderful with the animals. She went above and beyond while doing daytime drop-in visits (potty br... (more)"

6. Brady

Walk or Run! Fenced Yard! Love Dogs

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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

3 repeat clients

"Brady has had a dog in his life since the day he was born. You will never meet anyone that loves dogs more than Brady. He is an excellent caregiver to dogs... (more)"

7. Susan

Some of my best friends are dogs

Capitola, CA, 95010

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

4 repeat clients

"We can always count on Susan to take care of our pups just like she would her own. It's such a relief to know she's available to drop-in on our pups. They ab... (more)"

8. Elena

Dogs are my best friends!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elena was incredibly reliable when we booked her last minute. She clearly has a love for animals and was very sweet with our dog, Bessie. We would book her f... (more)"

9. Jamie

I'll walk and play with your dog

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

About: I am in school to become a certified dog trainer. I am skilled at teaching dogs to sit and walk on a leash. Everyone I know who has dogs is always ... (more)

10. Eliane

Experienced & responsible UCD grad!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"She was very nice and took good care of our cats. She sent us pictures of our cats which was nice because we got to see them and let us know they were being... (more)"

11. Stephanie

Experienced dog and house sitter

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Stephanie is a caring and loving dog walker and sitter. She is always on time and my dog is always waiting by the door when I say her name. He loves her. She... (more)"

12. Mileena

You & your pet are my priority! <3

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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

3 repeat clients

"Mileena did a great job with our little buddy. She took wonderful care of him and sent us the sweetest photos that made our day. Stupey can't wait to see her... (more)"

13. Emily

Inside/Outside access all day!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

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

2 repeat clients

"Emily is excellent with dogs for many reasons. I know because she trained, walked, and dog sat my 2 Labrador Retrievers when I got them at 7 weeks old and c... (more)"

14. Alison

Animal lover ready to work!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Alison was fantastic. Very communicative, prompt with such a bright smile! She checked on our puppy when we were not able to come home to give him a potty br... (more)"

15. Madeline

All Dogs' #1 Fan!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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

"Madeline has always had a love for all animals especially dogs. She has been a walker and caregiver for a few of our neighborhood dogs and her dog Pooder. Sh... (more)"

16. Melanie

I'm fit & active; love to play!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"For the last two years Melanie has been caring for our pets when we go town. She is a trustworthy and caring person who loves animals. When we return from ou... (more)"

17. Amanda

I'm a Dog loving Panda :)

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: While I don't have any formal training caring for dogs, I have been living with dogs for the past 5 years, and previously owned a dog for 10. I lov... (more)

18. Lauren

Flexible, Reliable and a Dog Lover!

Santa Cruz , CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I am one of those people that will stop while walking to pet a dog no matter what. I have had my own dogs ranging from 115 lbs down to 30 lbs in si... (more)

19. Justine

The royal treatment 4 your fur-baby

Santa cruz , CA, 95060

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have been friends with Justine since I moved here almost five years ago. I could rave on for hours about Justine. How many characters am I limited to here?... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Clara

Responsible, Dog-Loving Student

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"We HIGHLY recommend Clara. We have a rescue dog that needs a little special attention and love and Clara has always made us feel comfortable leaving her in ... (more)"

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