House Sitting in South Side, Columbus, Ohio

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

1. Erin

Exercise, Socialize, and Love!

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43219

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

7 repeat clients

"Erin kept us posted throughout the day, sent many pictures and videos of our pets. We loved the fact that she took Harley to the park, went hiking and gave h... (more)"

2. Sara

Pre-Vet Graduate with Experience

University, Columbus, OH, 43202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Sara was very professional and took great care of our dogs while we we away! She sent us pictures and updated us on activities throughout the day. The dogs w... (more)"

3. Sydnie

extreme dog & cat lover!

University, Columbus , OH, 43201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I was so lucky to find Sydnie!! She was willing to stay at my place with my pup with the shortest of notice. She came over to meet Lola in advance and was ab... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Matthew

Easy-going pup lover

Downtown, Columbus, OH, 43215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Matt is a very conscientious young man that has a passion for animals. Matt began pet sitting for neighbors when he was a teenager. In college he volunteere... (more)"

5. Angela

Eat! Play!! Treats!! Sleep! Repeat!

Columbus, OH, 43215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Angela is the very best dog sitter ever! We had a family emergency and had to leave town. We contacted Angela on Rover. This was our first experience with An... (more)"

6. Erica

Energetic and caring animal lover!

Weinland Park, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

3 repeat clients

"very friendly and easy to feel ok leaving her at my house, everyone seemed happy and healthy when I got home, so thats all you can ask for. (more)"

7. Jackie

Dog Lover that Works from Home

South Side, Columbus, OH, 43207

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

21 repeat clients

"Jackie provided great care for our dog, Izzie. She was very attentive to detail and would send pictures of Izzie on a daily basis. In addition, it was clear ... (more)"

8. Nina

Downtown loving pet sitter

Italian Village, Columbus , OH, 43201

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

57 repeat clients

"Nina was wonderful. She was easy to work with and my pets were happy to see me but they seemed well taken care of and happy. I have a nervous border collie m... (more)"

9. Alyssa

Current Proud Dog Auntie

South Side, Columbus, OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Alyssa has been an amazing help to us with our furry child. She is very caring and responsible and we never have any worries when she is dog-sitting for us! ... (more)"

10. Desiree

Loving and caring animal sitter

Far South, Columbus, OH, 43207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Desiree was the most absolute best animal sitter ever, I have Dogs, cats, chickens, a turkey and she was able to hold down the fort with no problems at all. ... (more)"

11. Hannah

CCAD Grad Student/Artist

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hannah is amazing with my dogs. We have two big dogs and two small dogs; she is great with all of them. One of our big dogs is pretty hyper and sometimes har... (more)"

12. Jeanette

Love animals more than most people!

Far South, Columbus, OH, 43207

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

1 repeat client

"Jeanette was wonderful. She was very accommodating, worked with us to suit our needs. Very easy to work with. Very pleasant and very helpful. We will use Jea... (more)"

13. Jackie

A dog lover here to lend a hand!

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: AVAILABLE ON THANKSGIVING! I grew up with dogs and cats in my house, some easy to care for, others more difficult, but all well loved and parts ... (more)

14. Morgan

College graduate here to help!

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Morgan did a great job taking care of our dog when we traveled over the holidays- she was available on late notice and gave him plenty of exercise! (more)"

15. Jacqueline

Animal and Childcare Whisperer

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43203

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Jackie took wonderful care of my high energy dog (and followed all my over protective momma instructions). She kept in contact with me the whole time, sent l... (more)"

16. Mary

let's have a play date!

Tri-South, columbus, OH, 43207

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

"I gave Mary a dog and ever since I gave her the dog. The dog has been spoiled, Mary buys the dog clothes, shoes. When a holiday comes she gets the dog someth... (more)"

17. Emily

Responsible, Energetic, Experienced

Brewery, Columbus, OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Emily was super sweet and did a great job with Sergio! He warmed up to her and she had him napping at her side in no time at all. It's clear she has lots of ... (more)"

18. Keith

Passionate animal helper

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Keith has been my go to dog sitter for 6 years now. Not only is he very attentive, and responsible, he's also super fun! My 2 dogs always have a blast with h... (more)"

19. Tori

Dog lover, yard & park nearby!

Brewery, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

"Tori and her dog, Nala, watched my hanful of a pit mix, Daisy. They were totally awesome and I came back to a very happy pup! (more)"

20. Alexis

Extremely flexible dog mom!

Near Southside, Columbus , OH, 43215

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

About: I have always lived with dogs and love the company. I have a very flexible schedual as I am only working a few days a week. I have Sunday through T... (more)

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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.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect the South Side house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in South Side, Columbus who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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