Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in The Downs, NC

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

1. Adam

Doggone good sitter, I Shih Tzu not

Carrboro, NC, 27510

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Adam did a fantastic job taking care of our lab and pug while we were out of town for a week. We definitely plan to hire Adam again in the future. (more)"

2. Kate

They call me the "Dog Whisperer"

Durham, NC, 27713

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Kate came recommended by a colleague. Before the first day she came to visit my puppy and I at home. Lenox looooves her. She's very patient and delicate with... (more)"

3. Lili

Experienced Animal Caretaker!

Chapel Hill, NC, 27516

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Lili checked in on our bunny while we were away for the week. We found her to be honest and trustworthy and took great care of your little bun! We will defin... (more)"

4. Terence

Home full time, incl. Christmas!

Durham, NC, 27713

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

3 repeat clients

"Terence was awesome! We got great pictures of the dogs having fun with each check in. He spent a little extra time playing with the dogs and ensuring they go... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
5. Meagan

Dogs are the best!

Carrboro, NC, 27510

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

"Meagan did a wonderful job of drop-in visits with our 3 dogs. She did exactly what we requested, and was able to problem solve when needed. She kept us infor... (more)"

6. Liz

Flexible schedule & love animals!

Durham, NC, 27713

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"We are so grateful for Liz!! Our sweet pup thinks of her as a true friend, and we know we can trust Liz to take the best care of our girl. She always goes ab... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
7. Siobhan

Full time dog mom

Chapel Hill, NC, 27516

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Siobhan is a reliable and trustworthy sitter! She keeps the dogs active and she is consistent with individual training needs. I would recommend her to anyone... (more)"

8. Allie

College dog lover looking for work!

Chapel Hill, NC, 27516

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

About: Hi! My name is Allie, I am a senior at UNC Chapel Hill. I have had a dog for ten years, but she lives back at home with my parents. She is an Austr... (more)

9. Danielle

Miss. Dani's Pet Care

Woodcroft, Durham, NC, 27713

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"We have two dogs and they both love snuggling and playing with Danielle. Our older dog needs special medicine and we trust she will take especially good care... (more)"

10. Ariel

Active, Attentive Dog-Lover

Durham, NC, 27713

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

2 repeat clients

"Ariel was easy to work with. Excellent communication. My boys (2 standard poodles) loved her. I came home to my house being just as I left it. I got phot... (more)"

11. Alicia

Perfect for evenings and overnights

Durham, NC, 27707

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We are so thankful for Alicia! She was able to help out on short notice over Thanksgiving weekend, and our dog loved her! Our dog can get pretty anxious when... (more)"

12. Claire

Experienced dog foster mom

Durham, NC, 27713

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Claire is a very responsible and passionate dog sitter. My dog has the time of her life when Claire takes care of her. She gets super excited when she see's ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
13. Yesel

Loving Sitter Ready for Duty!

Chapel Hill, NC, 27514

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

17 repeat clients

"Yesel was very accommodating with my difficult schedule. She sent me pics and videos of Bo and updated me on his activities throughout the day. I picked up a... (more)"

14. Stephanie

Responsible Student Dog-Sitter

Durham, NC, 27713

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

4 repeat clients

"Stephanie dropped in a few times a week, every week for a couple of months, and she was wonderful! She is prompt, reliable, and so caring! My husband and I r... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
15. Cheralill

Evening/Overnight and Weekend Care!

Chapel Hill, NC, 27517

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Cheralill was extremely responsive about how Ozzie was doing, and he really enjoyed her! 11/10 would book again. (more)"

16. Anne

Active Dog Lover

Durham, NC, 27713

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

9 repeat clients

"Anne is an excellent sitter! I would highly recommend Anne to care for your pets. She looked after my cat while I was away. I was able to truly enjoy my vaca... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
17. Abby

Home Full-Time; Dog Park Everyday!

Durham, NC, 27707

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

"Abby is an excellent caregiver for puppers! She is responsible and reliable, and she also loves (and is great with) dogs. My pup is particularly rambunctio... (more)"

18. Taylor

I’ll keep your dog active and happy

Durham, NC, 27707

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor has been my dog sitter for the last three years. I have two Labradors, now ages 13 and 11. My dogs adore Taylor -- she's reliable, intuitive, consci... (more)"

19. Allison

Perfect for a weekend get away!

Durham, NC, 27707

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Our dog Dixie requires a lot of extra care, love and attention as she has a heart condition. Allison did a perfect job taking care of her while we were out o... (more)"

20. Cheyenne

The Best Friends Are Furry

Chapel Hill, NC, 27517

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

3 repeat clients

"Cheyenne went above and beyond in her care of our two kitties! Even when one of them was not feeling well, she cleaned up and kept me informed the entire tim... (more)"


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