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. Brian

Patient, Gentle Care near Aspinwall

Pittsburgh, PA, 15215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"I always feel confident when Brian watches my pets. He provides an update after the visit of what happened and I feel like my pets are in good hands. Thank... (more)"

2. Daisy

A responsible dog enthusiast

Pittsburgh, PA, 15218

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

"Daisy was great with our 2 pups, I can't thank her enough! One of our pups is notoriuos for barking nonstop at anyone other than us, but Daisy made her feel ... (more)"

3. Nicole

Dog sitting

Squirrel Hill South, pittsburgh, PA, 15217

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Nicole has been my family's dog sitter for over six years, and we trust her innately. Our dog, Jasper, is a large German Shepard/Chow-Chow mix but she has ne... (more)"

4. Kim

Behavior-savvy & loves big dogs

Southside Flats, Pittsburgh, PA, 15203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Kim was fantastic with my dog Winnie! I could tell she gave her the care, time, and attention she needed while I was away during the day. She gave the best u... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
5. Kat

Cycling animal advocate

Bloomfield, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Kat was fantastic!! I was worried about leaving my 4 month old kitten alone for a week, but with Kat coming over and the updates/pictures, I had nothing to w... (more)"

6. Toni

Caring, College Dog-Mom

Southside Flats, Pittsburgh, PA, 15203

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Toni was my dog walker for many years while she was a high school student in my town. She loves dogs and works very well with them. She is very attentive to ... (more)"

7. Kataira

Flexible hours during the day!

East Liberty, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Before I even knew about this site Kataira looked after my dog a few times when I had overnight business trips. Her Instagram was covered with pictures of my... (more)"

8. Jaclynn

I'll run with your dog!

Garfield, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jackie was great. She accepted home visits for us on short notice when we had a funeral out of town. She was very responsive and her love of animals was ob... (more)"

9. Alice

I love dogs and part-time student!

North Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

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

5 repeat clients

"alice has been great for my american bulldog gracie and my two cats, tate and phoebe. she's available at seemingly a moment's notice. and my doormen tell... (more)"

10. Natalie

Lover of ALL animals

North Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Natalie was super flexible in coming one more time to my house to let the dogs out. Thanks again for your flexibility and the care you showed my pets!! (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
11. Samatha

I work with all animals

Stanton Heights, Pittsburgh, PA, 15201

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

"Samantha would be a perfect fit to be a dog sitter. She has dogs of her own and she loves them. She treats them with respect and as if they were a fellow hum... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
12. Lauren

I'll love your dog as my own!

Highland Park, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dogs have been apart of Lauren's life for as long as I have known her. Dogs always seem to react positively to Lauren no matter if that dog has known Lauren ... (more)"

13. Jen

Life without dogs is no life at all

Friendship, Pittsburgh, PA, 15232

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

2 repeat clients

"I have known Jenny for 13 years and can honestly say she is one of the biggest dog lovers I know. She has watched my family's 4 dogs when we went on a week l... (more)"

14. Grace

I love all dogs! Flexible schedule.

Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA, 15232

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Grace has been amazing helping us care for our three dogs. They absolutely love seeing her and the feeling is clearly mutual. Whether it's a walk, play time ... (more)"

15. Devin

Animal Lover--at your service!

Friendship, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Devin went totally above and beyond in caring for my cat. He even stopped by early on my day home, vacuumed the carpet and cleaned my cat's dishes-which is a... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
16. Alicia

Animal Shelter Worker!

Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Alicia has cared for Freyja a few times, dropping in midday to let her out & give her some play time. She has been great & communicative, providing pictures ... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
17. Chelsea

Avid runner loves for dogs to join!

Garfield, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206

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

6 repeat clients

"Chelsea was the perfect sitter for my dog Grady (9 mo) when I took a long weekend. She kept him active with multiple walks/day, in addition to letting him ac... (more)"

18. Danielle

Geology student loves rocks & pets

Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hello!, My very first job was caring for pets in my neighborhood. Now a student, I find I still go back to thinking of my time working with anima... (more)

19. Anne

Attentive and playful

Friendship, Pittsburgh, PA, 15232

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Anne took excellent care of my cat. My cat looked good when we came home after a two-week vacation. I recommend Anne to anyone who needs a cat sitter. (more)"

20. Lindsey

Good care for your dog!

Garfield, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If there is anyone I would entrust the care of my pets with, it's Lindsey. As a pet owner, I've seen first hand the relationship she has with her animals and... (more)"

When it comes to pet care and pet sitting, pet owners in Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 1,375 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Pittsburgh, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a pet sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a pet sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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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