Pet Setting & 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. April

Dog-loving Registered Nurse

Quincy, MA, 02170

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"April and her husband took one week care of our 6 months old Siberian and Ragdoll cat. We were very impressed and pleased how passionate and responsible they... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Summer

Going the extra mile for every pup

Brookline, MA, 02445

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I've known Summer for a while now, and my experiences with her have shown me that she can be reliable, responsible, and considerate to those around her, espe... (more)"

3. Lace

Reliable Sitter 4 Quirky Critters

Roslindale, Roslindale, MA, 02131

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

17 repeat clients

"Lace helped us with a special training session for our Dog, and she was amazing! Lace knew exactly what to do, and was confident with our dog, which helped h... (more)"

4. Jacquelyn

Experienced & caring, animal lover!

Quincy, MA, 02170

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

About: Over 6 years experience working with dogs. I started at PetSmart as a bather in 2010, and absolutely fell in love working with dogs! After that, I ... (more)

5. Ashley

Grad student with the love of dogs!

Roslindale, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

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

"Ashley was great with our pup and super flexible with a last-minute schedule change. She also sent detailed notes which helped with peace of mind. (more)"

6. Peter

I care for your pet like my own!

Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA, 02130

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Wow!! Peter exceeded my expectations for what a drop-in visit should be! Not only did he feed and walk my dog, but he also tidied up a bit so I came back to ... (more)"

7. Samantha

Enthusiastic Dog Lover in JP

Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA, 02130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

About: I recently graduated with my master's degree and performance certificate from The Boston Conservatory and I currently live in the Jamaica Plain (Fo... (more)

8. Rachel

Aspiring crazy dog lady

Roslindale, Boston, MA, 02131

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up in a house with multiple big dogs, and a neighborhood with lots of types of dogs. I dog sat a lot for my neighbors growing up, so I've ha... (more)

9. Jen

Animal lover who works from home!

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02116

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

2 repeat clients

About: I LOVE dogs, cats, and all other pets. I will be sure to provide yours with tons of love, playtime, and cuddles! I know it's hard to be away from ... (more)

10. Bren

Put your best PAW forward!

Roxbury, Roxbury Crossing, MA, 02120

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Amazing!! This is the second time I've hired Bren, and she continually impresses me with her diligence. She did drop in visits with my cat for 8 days while I... (more)"

11. Breezy

All dogs love me

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston , MA, 02116

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

1 repeat client

"I don't know where to begin. I absolutely love Briana and so does my dog. She is super accommodating of my unpredictable schedule, as well as my buddy doakes... (more)"

12. Kellie

Dog loving sitters!

Quincy, MA, 02169

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Kellie was great! She was accommodating to all of our requests and always had a positive attitude. I wouldn't think twice about having her watch our dog again. (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Sebastian

Dog Whisperer in the South End

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

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

"Sebastian Is wonderful! Mr Peebles is a picky dog when it comes to new sitters but they hit it off right away, and for the days I was out of town he seemed t... (more)"

14. Justine

Reliable & Caring Pet Services

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Perfect! Thanks for your help. We will be in touch again very soon! (more)"

15. Jeremy

Your Dog Will Say Bow WOW about me!

Roxbury, Boston , MA, 02119

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

7 repeat clients

"Jeremy was great... He was able to help me out on short notice. Reliable and seemed very kind and thoughtful of my pet and her needs. Would recommend!! (more)"

16. Caitlin

Responsible and caring dog-lover

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

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

About: I grew up with a dog in the house for 15 years, have volunteered at shelters/rescues, and fostered a puppy. I'm a huge dog lover who is responsible... (more)

17. Laura

Conscientious, Active Dog Lover

South Boston, BOSTON, MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura has been one of my best friends through college and after. We both shared a huge passion for animals but especially dogs. She was the reason why I got ... (more)"

18. Kenzie

Animal Science graduate

Jamaica Plain, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kenzie has personally been caring for my Siberian husky for three years now. She always makes sure Skye is fed, brushed and loved. Kenzie has become a great ... (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Jessica

Responsible and fun dog owner!

Roxbury, Roxbury , MA, 02119

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jess is an amazing and caring person and works very well with dogs. She has the dedication to keep up with taking care of them and will be a blast for them. ... (more)"

20. Amanda

VT-->MA missing dog love!

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am very happy with Amanda's dog sitting skills. I am a very overprotective dog owner who would not leave my dog in just anyones hands. She was extremely ge... (more)"

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