Date Updated: 2017-11-30


Looking for a job as a dog sitter? Why not start your own business instead and work on contract? Make extra money doing something you love—caring for dogs (and cats)! Become a pet sitter in Seattle, WA with Rover.com, the largest community of pet sitters and dog walkers from coast to coast.

Rover gives you the freedom to choose your services, schedule, and rates. Plus, enjoy peace of mind with the Rover Guarantee to protect the pets in your care. We offer opportunities and resources to help you learn and succeed as a sitter. Best of all? Enjoy easy, secure, and automatic payments.


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


Seeking pet sitter jobs in the Seattle area?

Starting your own pet care business with Rover is a rewarding alternative that offers a fun way to earn extra income. Rover makes it easy to connect with thousands of pet owners in your area seeking 5-star care for their dogs.

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.

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.

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