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Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Southside, Jacksonville, FL

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

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This weekend
1. Lindsay

5k Runner Ready to Tire your Pup

Riverside, Jacksonville, FL, 32205

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We have used Lindsay several times now. She is extremely sweet and great with our pups. We look forward to her light hearted Rover cards and pictures of the ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
2. Missy

I’ll treat your pet like my own!

Brooklyn, Jacksonville, FL, 32202

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

"I was notified at the last minute that I would need to take on overnight trip the very next day. Missy rescued me. She came to my house and checked in on my ... (more)"

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3. Jamie

Available 4th of july!

Murray Hill, Jacksonville, FL, 32205

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

"Jamie B is a loving, caring, dog lover that is always available, punctual and reliable. My pup loves this girl and that makes me feel good when i am unable t... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
4. Carolyn

Treating Them Like Royalty!

Love Grove-Riviera Manor, Jacksonville, FL, 32216

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carolyn is a true Godsend for my fur babies! She is incredibly compassionate, knowledgeable, kind, and beyond trustworthy. When I leave my babies at home in ... (more)"

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5. Charlotte

Good with multiple dogs or just one

Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, FL, 32211

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Charlotte is very sweet with our animals and helped our Golden Pyrenees have a relaxed time as we were away for a few days. She loves to take him on walks a... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
6. Jessica

*Accepting summer bookings!*

San Marco, Jacksonville, FL, 32207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessica is awesome! Foxie and Jolie loved her! I highly recommend her. She loves animals and treats them with lots of extra care and attention. Thank you Jes... (more)"

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7. Samantha

Let me make your dog happy

Riverside, Jacksonville, FL, 32204

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My pup chewy absolutely adores Samantha. My schedule doesn't allow me enough time to walk him daily but she is always available when I need her services. Han... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
8. Jenny

Vegan pet sitter

Riverside, jacksonville, FL, 32205

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

"Jenny was AMAZING! She went above & beyond what I had asked of her for 2 drop-in visits. Our dog made a mess on one of the carpets, she took a picture of it ... (more)"

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9. Patricia

Home most the day, love long walks

Lakewood, Jacksonville, FL, 32217

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Animals love me, walk my roommates dog just because, love little and big dogs, understand they need be walking and love sometimes when parents are ... (more)

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10. Jes

Energetic Animal-Loving Vegan

Glynlea-Grove Park, jacksonville, FL, 32216

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dogs and I are just over the moon with how Jes took care of them! Start to finish I felt comfortable and at ease with her caring for my kids after an unfo... (more)"

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11. Hannah

I’ll cater to your dogs needs

Southside, Jacksonville, FL, 32207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She is very friendly with animals! She has pet sit for family and friends for the longest time, whether it be for dogs or cats, or even caged animals! (more)"

12. Lauren

Dog walking and bike rides!

San Marco, JACKSONVILLE, FL, 32207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren is awesome! She gets along with my dog very well and is not only super knowledgeable but is also very easy to work with. It is clear that she not only... (more)"

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13. Stephanie

Fenced yard and nice neighborhood

Clifton, Jacksonville, FL, 32211

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dog was well taken care of and in a good mood when I came back. Got regular updates and photos. (more)"

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14. Stephanie

Hope to ensure they remain happy

Downtown Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL, 32202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie looked after my pets for about 10 years before moving to another city. I found her to be very dependable and caring and would recommend her to any... (more)"

15. Amy

The best walks in the neighborhood!

Riverside, Jacksonville, FL, 32205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've had pets my whole life. From dogs to guinea pigs to birds and cats. I absolutely love animals and have tons of experience taking care of them.... (more)

16. Stefanie

Dependable and loving dog sitter!

Clifton, Jacksonville, FL, 32211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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This weekend
17. Britney

Fenced back yard, walk/run time!

San Marco, Jacksonville, FL, 32207

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

"Britney has a pure passion and love for dogs. There have been many times I’ve had to go out of time for work and my dog Kody has loved every minute of it. He... (more)"

18. Brittany

Dog-loving Duo with Bassett Hound

San Marco, Jacksonville , FL, 32207

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Brittany was a wonderful and welcoming help during our quick trip to Disney this past weekend. She sent photo and video updates and kept our pups happy in o... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
19. Jamie

Dog lover ready to spread the love!

San Marco, Jacksonville, FL, 32207

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Jamie has always been an animal lover and has done an exceptional job at meeting her pet's needs over the last 10+ years. Not only does she own 2 cats, and 1... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
20. Jaime

Fenced yard! We love the dog park!

San Marco, Jacksonville, FL, 32207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have two dogs that love meeting new friends! Luna is a very loving beautiful blue eyed Husky and her sister Nala is a cuddly Golden Retriever wit... (more)

Pet parents in Southside, Jacksonville, FL love dog sitters on Rover.com. 1,711 owners have reviewed sitters in Jacksonville, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Southside pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Southside, Jacksonville, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Southside pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.