House Sitting in South Side, Columbus, Ohio

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

1. Quentin

I'll run and play with your dog!

Bexley, Columbus, OH, 43209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"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

31 repeat clients

"Erin was so great with Charlie! We were very worried leaving him for the first time but we got pics and videos of him throughout and he had a smile every time! (more)"

3. Mady

Elite Puppy Enthusiast

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Mady was great again with my 2 dogs. Very responsive and sent updates while I was away. Took great care of them. Highly recommended. Thanks again! (more)"

4. Marina

Love being active with pups!

Franklinton, Waterville, OH, 43215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marina is my family’s go-to dogsitter every time we take a vacation. She has been a family friend for years, and in that time, she has demonstrated how lovin... (more)"

5. Jenn

German Village Dog Lover!

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

3 repeat clients

"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)"

6. Cody

Foster Dog Dad

Downtown, Columbus, OH, 43215

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Our pups were happy and well taken care of, our home was properly supervised, and we received updates and pictures. Highly recommended. (more)"

7. Dana

Responsible, Experienced, Energetic

Victorican Village, Columbus, OH, 43215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"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)"

8. Tina

Pet Sitting/Shumacher Place home

South Columbus, Columbus, OH, 43206

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

About: I am a soon to be retired teacher who adores dogs. I lost my 15 year old Maltese last July and would love the opportunity to take care of your cani... (more)

9. Courtney

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

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

1 repeat client

"So thankful I was able to find Courtney on such short notice! She was awesome with our crazy pups and they just adored her. I was able to relax and enjoy va... (more)"

10. Matae

Dogs love to run with me

Southside, Columbus ohio, OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

11. Xavier

Very Flexible and works from home

Downtown, Columbus, OH, 43215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Xavier took care of our pup, Zeus, while we were out of town for a week. I felt totally confident leaving Zeus in his care - he made sure Zeus got plenty of... (more)"

12. Chris

Living vicariously through your dog

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a former clinical genetics analyst and current full-time online student, so my availability is limitless. I've always loved animals, and since ... (more)

13. Jackie

Dog whisperer, cat tamer, pet lover

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Jackie was great! Very attentive and responsive throughout her stay with our pup. (more)"

14. Lindsey

Active, nurturing, and tentative

Brewery, Columbus, OH, 43215

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

4 repeat clients

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)

15. Kat

A dancer to stretch your pup's legs

Southside, COLUMBUS, OH, 43206

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

"Kat is incredibly trustworthy and responsible. She loves dogs and is an excellent caregiver, from her experience with the extensive training of her family do... (more)"

16. Chloe

Very open schedule!!!

Bexley, Bexley, OH, 43209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Chloe is such a sweet, fun and responsible person. She is very passionate about dogs and takes very good care of every dog she comes in contact with! (more)"

17. Derek

Dogs and animals are my life period

South Side, Columbus, OH, 43207

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

1 repeat client

"Derek is a very compassionate person when it comes to animals. I met with Derek in Sept 2017 when I had him watch my precious boy Koba for a few days when I ... (more)"

18. Danielle

Be worry free when your dog is w me

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

3 repeat clients

"Danielle has a lot of patience with animals, she is gentle and wants the animals in her care to feel comfortable and happy. She's a fun person who will be go... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
19. Kaylee

100% dog lover

Southside, columbus, OH, 43206

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

8 repeat clients

"Kaylee was very sweet and it’s clear that she loves animals. Very accommodating for my poor little anxiety ridden dog who had an accident at her house. She w... (more)"

20. Gracie

Dog walker or dog runner!

Near Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

1 repeat client

"Gracie is a very responsible person and a huge animal lover! She has taken care of my dog, Louie, countless times and I've always felt that he received the b... (more)"

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