House Sitting in Southside, Columbus, Ohio

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

1. Adeline

Active, Attentive Dog-Lover

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43205

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Adeline is probably the most dog-friendly person I have ever met! I've known Adeline for over a year now and she has babysat my dogs (2 shih-tzus) for me ove... (more)"

2. 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)"

3. Nina

Downtown loving pet sitter

Italian Village, Columbus , OH, 43201

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

38 repeat clients

"Nina was great with my two dogs while I was out of town for a few days! Communication was great and although I feel like I downloaded her with an extensive s... (more)"

4. Sara

Pre-Vet Graduate with Experience

University, Columbus, OH, 43202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"This was our first experience with Rover and Sara was fantastic! She was very attentive to our dogs needs with walks/food/medications. We received updates wh... (more)"

5. Jackie

Dog Lover that Works from Home

South Side, Columbus, OH, 43207

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

20 repeat clients

"We are very lucky Jackie is taking care of our 4 month old puppy. She has sent us daily updates and lots of pictures. We definitely recommend Jackie! (more)"

6. Allison

Lover of Creatures Big and Small

Columbus, OH, 43212

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Allison did a great job with my two dogs, who are both on the larger side and can sometimes be a handful. They were in good spirits when I returned and ever... (more)"

7. Morgan

College graduate here to help!

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan took such great care of our dogs while we were out of town, I could not recommend her enough. The entire time we knew the dogs were in great hands as ... (more)"

8. Erin

Exercise, Socialize, and Love!

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43219

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

4 repeat clients

"Erin did an absolutely wonderful job taking care of my menagerie of one dog and four cats. She gave them the kind of TLC and affection I would, she sent me ... (more)"

9. Kelsey

I'll love your pup like my own :)

Italian Village, Columbus, OH, 43201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"It would be difficult to find someone who loves animals more than Kelsey. She is such a kind hearted person and has dedicated so much of herself to being an ... (more)"

10. Colleen

I love running outside with dogs!

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Colleen did a fantastic job watching our 2-year old high energy dog for two nights. Prior to her stay in our home, she came and met our dog Alvin and was ea... (more)"

11. Brittany

Doggie mom, teacher

South Side, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

"Brittany did a wonderful job for us. She was very adaptable and confident with the dogs. Max and Belle really seemed to enjoy the day with her. (more)"

12. Valerie

Fun, responsible law student!

Columbus, OH, 43215

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

3 repeat clients

"Very nice and friendly. (more)"

13. Mimi

AniSci Major, animals are my life!!

University, Columbus , OH, 43210

House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Mimi house sat our two dogs over the weekend while we were out of town getting married! She came to the house the week before to meet the dogs and I could in... (more)"

14. Desiree

Loving and caring animal sitter

Far South, Columbus, OH, 43207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"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)"

15. Rachel

Active & adventurous

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel was great with my dogs. i loved the fact she reached out to me for additional advice on how to handle my yellow lab. My lab can be a handful. She can ... (more)"

16. Kathryn

Active Pair + Dog - Work from Home

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

1 repeat client

"Kathryn and Greg both extremely caring and gentle people. They love the outdoors, so your dog would get plenty of exercise, love and attention. Their dog, Du... (more)"

17. Caroline

OSU Senior who loves dogs!

Weinland Park, Columbus, OH, 43201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caroline watched our 7 year old pup at our home for a few days. She left the place in great shape, and was wonderful with communication. We received picture ... (more)"

18. Angela

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

Columbus, OH, 43215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Angela truly loves animals and children too. She is caring and compassionate with a big soft spot for our pet labrador retriever, Bubba. He loves her. He ... (more)"

19. Jerad

Energetic lover of all breeds!

Columbus, OH, 43212

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

1 repeat client

"We have just returned from a 17 day trip to Germany and Poland while Jerad L took care of our 2 pups. I cannot say enough how pleased we are with Jerad and a... (more)"

20. Emily

Responsible, Energetic, Experienced

Brewery, Columbus, OH, 43206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 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)"

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Dog owners in Southside, Columbus, OH turn to house sitters on Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 3,049 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in the Columbus, OH metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much house sitting costs in Columbus with Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a house 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.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Southside 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 Southside, Columbus who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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