Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in South Dorchester, Boston

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

1. Stephanie Verified Background Check

A tired dog is a happy dog!

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Highly recommended! We had a backyard construction project during the time we were away, adding layers of special care & attention. Stephanie took wonderful... (more)"

2. Erin Verified Background Check

Long Time Cat and Dog Lover

Quincy, MA, 02169

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin is the best! She takes such good care of our baby Nike. She’s very loving, kind and responsible and we are so happy we found someone we trust with our p... (more)"

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3. Katy Verified Enhanced Background Check

Flexible schedule, cats & dogs!

Quincy, MA, 02170

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I'm not sure I know of anyone who loves and and cares for dogs more than Katy. They always greet each dog they meet with care and passion for their mere exis... (more)"

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4. Taryn Verified Enhanced Background Check

Extra Love & Care for City Pets

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02116

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taryn was a dream!! I was in a bind and she made me feel 100% at ease; I knew my dog was in great hands with her. Highly recommended! (more)"

Confirmed availability
Christmas and New Year
5. Julia Verified Background Check

Pet lover for all sizes and shapes

Quincy, MA, 02170

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"We’ve used Julia multiple times to check in on both our cat and new puppy. She’s extremely reliable (punctuality & care), communicative, and truly loves our ... (more)"

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6. Angela Verified Enhanced Background Check

Huge animal lover&belly rub giver

Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA, 02130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Angela is obsessed with dogs! Currently she has a cat, but when we used to live together she took care of my beagle and our roommates pit bull. She is so kin... (more)"

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7. Julia Verified Enhanced Background Check

Love short walks, runs, cuddles!

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia has one of the best work ethics of anyone I know. If I've ever seen her made a commitment, she's put in 110% effort--every time. Julia is also a true a... (more)"

8. Nancy Verified Background Check

Available on most weekends!

South Dorchester, Boston, MA, 02124

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nancy is the best! She took care of our two cats while we were away for the weekend and they loved her! She sent pictures and updates each day and was so del... (more)"

9. Joseph Verified Background CheckRover 101

Runs with Dogs

South Dorchester, Dorchester, MA, 02124

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Joseph was quick in his communication, great with photo updates, and our pup seemed very relaxed with him. We’re looking forward to booking him again for our... (more)"

10. Quela Verified Background Check

Love, care & play while you’re away

South Dorchester, Dorchester, MA, 02124

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Quela takes great care of our cats and house! She’s a great communicator, sends photos of the cats, and is reliable and responsible. Strong recommendation! (more)"

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11. Kaitlin Verified Enhanced Background Check

My best friend has a wet nose

QUINCY, MA, 02170

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kaitlyn is an incredibly caring person and an avid dog lover. She often makes trips to specifically visit her parents' dogs, regardless if anyone is home or ... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
12. Liz Verified Background Check

Auntie Liz

North Dorchester, Dorchester, MA, 02125

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

"I had to go out of town for about a week, and Liz offered to take care of my pups while I was gone! She did a great job feeding them on time, walking them an... (more)"

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13. Jasmine Verified Enhanced Background Check

FurBabies truly make me Happy!

Roxbury, Dorchester, MA, 02125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hi, My name is Day... I owned a blue nose pitbull for 14 years. Throughout the last 10 years Jasmine has dog sittered my Dog name King ... He is an amazing D... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Christmas and New Year
14. Albertine Verified Background CheckRover 101

Responsible Dog and Cat Lover!

North Dorchester, Boston, MA, 02125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Albertine is responsible and careful. She always completes her jobs and tasks on time and with a high attention to detail. She is fun, and energetic, and she... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
15. Maggie Verified Background Check

Pet Lover Available!

South Dorchester, Boston, MA, 02122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maggie and I have been friends for over 10 years' and I trust her in a heartbeat with my pup Sophie for walking purposes and pet sitting purposes. Maggie has... (more)"

16. Allison Verified Background Check

This job is a privilege!

Quincy, MA, 02171

Drop-In Visits

"Alli did a great job coordinating with me to pick up keys and meet my cat. She was nothing but professional and kind, and followed my care instructions to a ... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
17. Gabriela Verified Enhanced Background Check

Your dogs new best friend!

North Dorchester, Boston, MA, 02125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gabriela is amazing! She's super sweet and my dog loved her. She checked in on my baby twice and I will definitely be using her in the future. (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
18. Kate Verified Background Check

Dogs are angels with hair:)

South Dorchester, dorchester, MA, 02122

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

"I’ve seen Kate with countless dogs and every single one has loved her. She’s incredibly trust worthy, and she can put any dog at ease! (more)"

19. Matt Verified Background Check

Hardworking Grad Student

South Dorchester, Boston, MA, 02121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Matt is a very caring and empathetic person, and he is a very loving and caring pet owner and caretaker. He volunteered his time and did an internship with ... (more)"

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20. Miranda Verified Background CheckRover 101

I’ll love your dog like my own

South Dorchester, Dorchester, MA, 02122

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

About: Hello, I’m Miranda. I’m a working professional with flexible schedule and I’ve love to care for your pup. I live in a single house with yard and ... (more)

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