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.

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
1. Maria

The Next Best Thing To You

Quincy, MA, 02169

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maria is trustworthy, energetic and truley gifted with animals. I would trust no other person with my fur babies. She is the first person I turn to with dog ... (more)"

2. Mia

Pet Care with an Emphasis on Care

Quincy, MA, 02170

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mia did a fantastic job with my boys! She watched my kitties while my boyfriend and I were on vacation and she was wonderful. She was easy to talk to and my ... (more)"

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3. Sydney

Patient and playful with pups

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02115

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We contacted Sydney after out cat sitter (which was not booked through Rover) canceled 2 days before our trip, Sydney responded within minutes letting us kno... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
4. Leeann

Cats & Small Dogs are My Specialty!

Roslindale, Roslindale, MA, 02131

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"LeeAnn did a great job with our loved ones. She updated us with pics and gave Google his pill successfully!!! Would love you have her sit for us again (more)"

5. Morgan

Flex schedule- adore any & all dogs

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

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

"Morgan has been great with my 6 month old Frenchie, Mason. She’s very playful with him, makes sure he gets fed and has fresh water. (more)"

6. Maytal

I'll run, play and spoil your dog.

South Boston, South Boston, MA, 02127

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

"Maytal was great! I needed her last minute to stop by to let my dog out and to Be feed. She was very responsive and very caring towards my little girl! (more)"

7. Ashleigh

Fun-loving & caring pet sitter

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashleigh is a very smart, responsible young lady. She loves all animals, but her favorite by far is dogs. She is the oldest of 5 children and has always been... (more)"

8. Christina

Musician/ Nature Lover/ Dog Crazy!!

Jamaica Plain, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Christina was amazing! My dog had a couple of accidents while I was away, and she cleaned them up with good cheer. My pup seemed happy and calm. Christina se... (more)"

9. Stefania

I'll love your dog big or small.

South Dorchester, Boston, MA, 02124

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Where ever I go with Stefania, dogs seem to take an interest in her. She has the magic touch to make dog feel comfortable around her. Stefania is always posi... (more)"

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10. Dayanara

Your dog comes first

North Dorchester, Boston, MA, 02125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dayanara did an excellent job taking care of Cora. She followed directions and sent me pictures as well. She delivers such a great service. The Meet and Gree... (more)"

11. Katie

Active Dog Lover, Lots of TLC

Quincy, MA, 02169

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I found Katie on Rover and it’s been an absolute pleasure to work with her. She’s extremely reliable and shows up at the exact time she says she’s going to. ... (more)"

12. Allison

This job is a privilege!

Quincy, MA, 02171

Drop-In Visits

"Allison was AMAZING. She is prompt, friendly, has a great attitude, communicates clearly, and goes above-and-beyond to take care of your animals. When we wer... (more)"

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13. Anthony

Loving, Reliable Dog & Cat care.

West Codman Hill / West Lower Mills, Boston, MA, 02124

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

About: Pet lover ready to take care of dogs/ cats in my home or yours. Fully fenced yard/ private play space. Also: walks, play-time, vet visits transpor... (more)

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14. Kayla

Home full time, jogs and park visit

South Boston, South Boston, MA, 02127

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

"Kayla watched our cat, Huck, while we were away for our wedding weekend. She was prompt - arriving just when she said she would each morning, and made a spec... (more)"

15. Tom

Near beaches, trails, and parks!

Quincy, MA, 02170

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tom has watched my dog on several occasions and he has been extremely reliable and flexible. Mya was always worn out and slept wonderfully after running arou... (more)"

16. Jodie

Bark bark! Don’t Worry, They Get It

South Dorchester, Boston, MA, 02124

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Absolutely fantastic dog sitter. Promptly arrived each day to let our sweet German shepherd puppy out of her crate for 30 minutes while we were at work. Alwa... (more)"

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17. Shawn

Dogs will love me!

Quincy, MA, 02170

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shawn has been a great friend of mine for years now. He is always playful, loving and very caring for dogs, whether it be his own dog or even dogs he sees on... (more)"

18. Breanna

Spacious inside and a park outside

Roxbury, Boston, MA, 02119

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

About: I am a 4th year university pre-veterinarian student currently doing a full time internship as a medical assistant. I am available all day weekends ... (more)

19. Helen

Beagle parent and runner

Quincy, MA, 02170

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

"Helen is a wonderful and responsible pet owner. She has had her dog, Bullet, for a few years now and takes exceptional care of him. She is also an experience... (more)"

20. Elise

Reliable love for your furry fam!

North Dorchester, Dorchester, MA, 02125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elise was fantastic! She was on time, took our dog on fun walks, and sent us great photos. I hope she'll watch him again. (more)"

Dog owners in South Dorchester, Boston, MA turn to pet sitters on Rover.com for their pet sitting needs. Over 1,747 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Boston, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much pet sitting costs in Boston with Rover.com? Check out our average pet sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a pet sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect South Dorchester pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in South Dorchester, Boston who meets your and your pet's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.