Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA

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

1. Elizabeth

Caring and Experienced Animal Lover

Squirrel Hill North, Pittsburgh, PA, 15217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Elizabeth is wonderful! She helps me take care of my pups when I have long school or work days, sometimes on very short notice. She's flexible and accommodat... (more)"

2. Carrie

5-Star Friend for Your Best Friend

Point Breeze North, Pittsburgh, PA, 15208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I worked with Carrie for approximately a year at Centre County PAWS, a dog and cat rescue. Carrie demonstrated exceptional knowledge of dog behavior and care... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Rachel

Anything for your precious pup

Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is the most genuine person I know. Her empathetic nature and strong sense of personal responsibility, as well as her positive attitude and approachabl... (more)"

4. Anne

Attentive and playful

Friendship, Pittsburgh, PA, 15232

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Anne is great with Pepper and super quick to respond. She helped me when I was in a real pinch last minute and I definitely will use her again in the future! (more)"

5. Tara

Cat momx2 who's really a dog person

Mount Washington, Pittsburgh, PA, 15210

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tara was truly outstanding in every capacity! She instantly bonded with my little guys and they were delighted to spend time with her during the visits. I ... (more)"

6. Elizabeth

Active and Energetic Dog Sitter

Arlington, Pittsburgh, PA, 15210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Liz was the perfect match for our dog and for our peace of mind. She kept us updated with each visit. Liz's calm presence can put any dog at ease. I will rec... (more)"

7. Claire

I'll play with your dog.

Pittsburgh, PA, 15221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with dogs and enjoyed grooming them, training them, and playing with them. I have experience with house sitting (as well as cat sitting) ... (more)

8. Katherine

Dog loving, singing, gypsy.

Bloomfield, Pittsburgh, PA, 15224

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

3 repeat clients

"Katherine was wonderful! She came by for a pre-visit to meet Freyja and for us to show her where things are, which we really appreciated. We had her check-in... (more)"

9. Ashley

Dog Lover Extrodinare

Pittsburgh, PA, 15221

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

"Ashley is one of the only people I trust to watch our 2 pups for us. My two can be a handful (husky mix and a shepard mix), but she never had any trouble wit... (more)"

10. Rachael

Let me run with your dog!

Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Rachael walked me and my friends dog this week while we were away on vacation. She let us know whenever she walked her and sent us great pictures! Would de... (more)"

11. Sabina

Local dog whisperer! Love all dogs!

Squirrel Hill North, pittsburgh, PA, 15232

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Best dog sitter ever! My dog loves her so much, I have begun to wonder if Bruno prefers Sabina more. Very dedicated, on time, dependable, and extremely respo... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Alicia

Animal Shelter Worker!

Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Alicia is wonderful with my bulldog puppy. She's always flexible with my last minute booking and cancellations. To be honest, we never had a meet and greet i... (more)"

13. Natalie

Lover of ALL animals

North Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Natalie did a wonderful job looking after Venus while I was traveling.. so much in fact that I just booked her again :) I got text updates and came home to a... (more)"

14. Rachel

Drop-ins & Sitting by Dog Lover

Point Breeze North, Pittsburgh, PA, 15208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Rachel was very responsive to our request to look in on our pup. Our dog was calm and in his usual good spirits when we returned home. He was obviously wel... (more)"

15. Kianna

<3 all dogs - gentle, careful & fun

Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA, 15232

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"My dogs love Kianna. She acknowledged my reqested instructions on her visit. Her connection with them made it more comforting for us. She is a kind a sweet... (more)"

16. Jen

will love your doggie like my own:)

North Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jen was super great with my cat and was willing to accommodate me short notice! I got cute pictures every day, and she checked in with me often. Jen even tri... (more)"

17. Jordan

Jordan's Dog Sitting

Bloomfield, Pittsburgh, PA, 15224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

About: I am a huge animal lover, so I am excited to provide care for your pet while you are gone. I have grown up with animals in my life and consistently... (more)

18. Whitney

Local student and ARL volunteer

Squirrel Hill South, Pittsburgh , PA, 15217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"A great sitter! Arranged a pre-meeting before sitting for Buster to make sure she understood all of his needs. Stopped by every day and took care of everythi... (more)"

19. James

Reliable Pet Companion

Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA, 15232

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: My best friend's dog adores me and always rushes to greet me when I come by to visit, especially when I'm taking care of her when she's home alone ... (more)

20. Kat

Cycling animal advocate

Bloomfield, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Kat was awesome! The updates and pics were great, the kitties were happy, and she was super-flexible when we had a last minute change of plans due to a flat ... (more)"

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The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Shadyside pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Shadyside, Pittsburgh, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Shadyside pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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