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House Sitting in South Side, Columbus, Ohio

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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1. Quentin

I'll run and play with your dog!

Bexley, Columbus, OH, 43209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We booked Quentin to hang out with our dog Cash over the holidays, and he was super flexible and helpful! He came over to our house to stay with Cash overnig... (more)"

2. Erin

Exercise, Socialize, and Love!

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin is wonderful. She was very caring and energetic and able to keep up with our hyper/needy German Shepherd. Our pups were in good hands with her. We will ... (more)"

3. Jenn

German Village Dog Lover!

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

"Jenn loves dogs! She's owned dogs for over 15 years and has actually bred a couple litters. She is knowledgeable on their care and is home a lot to give them... (more)"

4. Jackie

Dog whisperer, cat tamer, pet lover

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thanks for watching Charlie for the night! Jackie was great and gave us photo updates during her visits and Charlie always looked very happy! (more)"

5. Molly

Flexible working from home schedule

Victorican Village, Columbus, OH, 43201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Molly is the best! She’s taken care of my dog Ellie many times and Ellie just loves her. She often walks Ellie during the day, even when it’s a last minute a... (more)"

6. Courtney

I'll love them like they're my own!

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

"Courtney took such good care of Max and Daisy!! She sent us pictures, videos and text updates while we were away which we really appreciated. Our dogs looked... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
7. Rosemarie

Lots is love to share Lg fenced yd

Near Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rose has done professional dog walks for almost a year and loves it. She does walks regairdless of the weather and time. I've known her for 12 years and she'... (more)"

8. Kelly

Experienced with all types of dogs!

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43203

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

About: Hi! Thank you for checking out my profile. I am a long time pet owner and pet lover. I have experience with cats, dogs and small animals. I do have... (more)

9. Ashley

Dogs + walks = happiness

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Ashley was wonderful! She went over and above taking care of Titus. We definitely recommend her and hope to use her again sometime. (more)"

10. Desiree

Loving and caring animal sitter

Far South, Columbus, OH, 43207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I recently had the pleasure of hiring Desiree to visit my fur-baby, Tallulah, in our apartmen while I was away on business. From the moment Tallulah first me... (more)"

11. Jordan

i will hike with your dog

Near Southside, Columbus, OH, 43214

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great stay! Happy pups, everything went brilliantly. Thank you very much! (more)"

12. Vic

Whatever your dog needs, it’ll get!

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Vic was amazing with our dog. From the moment she came over for a meet and greet, I could tell that I would be comfortable with her watching our house. She s... (more)"

13. Dana

Responsible, Experienced, Energetic

Victorican Village, Columbus, OH, 43215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dana was wonderful! She took great care of our pups and sent us pictures and updates throughout our trip. We will definitely use Dana again! (more)"

14. Miranda

Unlimited BarkBox treats + <3 Dogs

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

House Sitting

About: I am an animal lover at heart but I could go on for days about how much I love dogs! I myself have three dogs (that I miss dearly) back at home in ... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
15. Derek

Dogs are my life!

South Side, Columbus, OH, 43207

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

"Derek did great dropping in on my pup for the weekend. He was prompt, communicative and followed all of my directions. (more)"

16. Matae

Dogs love to run with me

Southside, Columbus ohio, OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Matae is an animal lover! She’s the type to acknowledge a pet in the room before recognizing that there’s people around. I have a dog named Tyson, he gets so... (more)"

17. Sheena

Passionate Pet-Sitter

Southside, Columbus , OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I met Sheena in German Village at her place of work. I mentioned something about my dog which made her mood perk up considerably. We got to talking about our... (more)"

18. Jessica

Patient & Caring - Works From Home

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessica took care of my dog in my apartment while I was away. She was very diligent in following my instructions and in providing me updates. Highly recomm... (more)"

19. Oliver

Short North Dog Lover

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Oliver is always extremely nice and well mannered with my dog. I've left my dog with him for an hour before on top of walking her, he also brushed all her ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
20. Lindsey

Active, nurturing, and tentative

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

About: I grew up with a Golden Retriever, a Yorkie and Austrailan Shepherds so I have experience with a variety of breeds and sizes and personalities. I a... (more)

Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 18 owners have reviewed sitters in South Side, Columbus, OH, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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4) Enjoy your trip

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