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. Francesca

Loving, Attentive and Fun

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

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

3 repeat clients

About: I'm a great pet sitter because I am a caring and empathetic person. I'll treat your pet like they are my very own--they're family! You and your dog... (more)

2. Dianna

A Lifetime of Dedicated Experience!

Brookline, MA, 02445

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

"Dianna was incredibly helpful when me and my little senior dog were in a pinch. I contacted her just a few days before I left on a trip for New Year's Eve, a... (more)"

3. Hanna

Loving, Active, Punctual Pet Sitter

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02114

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

11 repeat clients

"Hannah is great! (more)"

4. Janine

Experience and a Passion for Pups

Roslindale, Boston, MA, 02131

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

6 repeat clients

About: I am a 27-year-old teacher working in Dorchester. I enjoy filling my time outside of school working with canines; dog-sitting gigs are a great way ... (more)

5. Summer

Fun, Loving, Attentive Pet Care

Brookline, MA, 02445

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

5 repeat clients

"Summer was super friendly and very accommodating. She gave our girl lots of love and sent us a bunch of pictures while we were gone. She was really flexible ... (more)"

6. Lace

Reliable Sitter 4 Quirky Critters

Roslindale, Roslindale, MA, 02131

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

19 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)"

7. Samantha

Enthusiastic Dog Lover in JP

Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA, 02130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 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. Chizoba

Love brings Happiness to all!

Roslindale, Roslindale, MA, 02131

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Chizoba was great! I contacted her with little time, almost for the next day and she agreed to meet the same day. She had assertive questions when we met and... (more)"

9. Jacquelyn

Experienced & caring, animal lover!

Quincy, MA, 02170

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 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)

10. Carolyne

Very flexible summer hours!

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carolyne is wonderful! She is very experienced with dogs, and I know I can rely on her to do a great job with mine (who can be a handful). She is incredibly ... (more)"

11. Lauren

Reliable & responsible pet lover!

Roxbury, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Lauren helped us with a special training session for our dog, and she was great! Her confidence helped put our dog at ease, and helped her learn quickly. (more)"

12. 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

42 repeat clients

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)

13. Sophie

Lover of All Animals

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sophie is amazing with our young Labradoodle Barksdale. She always knows how to handle his excitement and energy and it is clear that he loves spending time ... (more)"

14. Anna

Experienced pet-sitter in S. Boston

South Boston, Boston , MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Anna made me and my girls (the dogs) feel comfortable right away. She stayed in touch with me throughout the weekend, sent pictures and I didn't have to worr... (more)"

15. Emma

Dog-Loving Medical Student

Roslindale, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emma was patient and kind to my older guy. Will use her again! (more)"

16. Briana

Animal adoring Bostonian!

Roslindale, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Brianna was awesome with Tucker and Rocket! We loved getting her pictures and it was great to know our pups could be comfortable while we were out for the ni... (more)"

17. Ruby

The Crate Escape: Cats & Dogs

Roxbury, Boston, MA, 02118

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ruby's my go-to sitter for my bunny! She seems to have a sixth sense for when my inner worried-bunny-mom is starting to emerge because she always sends pics ... (more)"

18. Katie

dog lover and snuggler

quincy, MA, 02170

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

"Katie is a huge lover of dogs, and really animals of all types! She has taken care of my dog on multiple occasions and he has come home happy, health, and t... (more)"

19. Jasmin

Dog Handler and Vizsla breeder!

North Dorchester, Boston, MA, 02125

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

3 repeat clients

"Jasmin did a great job watching our cat! She sent great pictures and updates throughout the weekend. (more)"

20. Wynndee

I'm Here For Your Pet

Roxbury, Boston, MA, 02121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Wynndee is a wonderful caretaker for my mini doberman pinscher, Alonzo! She is careful and compassionate whenever she comes to take him out. Her attitude and... (more)"

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