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. Siobhan

Full time dog mom

Chapel Hill, NC, 27516

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Siobahn has been great with our 5 month old puppy! She gives her tummy rubs, leaves great notes/updates after a check-in, and responds quickly to new requests. (more)"

2. Lili

Experienced Animal Caretaker!

Chapel Hill, NC, 27516

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

18 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)"

3. Kate

They call me the "Dog Whisperer"

Durham, NC, 27713

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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)"

4. Erica

Lover of all animals, kind, honest

Durham, NC, 27707

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I was anxious about leaving my 15 year old Chihuahua home alone while I traveled across the country for 6 days. I booked Erica to take care of him, and coul... (more)"

5. Erin

I'll walk/hike or run with your dog

Durham, NC, 27707

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

5 repeat clients

"Erin was awesome and put my mom's concerns to rest. Thank you very much for taking care of our cats! Will definitely use her again! (more)"

6. Ariel

Active, Attentive Dog-Lover

Durham, NC, 27713

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

3 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)"

7. Adam

Doggone good sitter, I Shih Tzu not

Chapel Hill, NC, 27514

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Services just as advertised, with photos sent at each visit to reassure us. Cats appeared fine on our return, and litter boxes were in good condition. Would... (more)"

8. Naomi

Energetic lover of all breeds.

Chapel Hill, NC, 27516

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Thank you very much. She is great I will recommend her anytime (more)"

9. Elizabeth

Experienced dog owner here to help!

Durham, NC, 27713

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

18 repeat clients

"Elizabeth is an awesome sitter! She took the time to get to know my pups and make sure they were very well taken care of while I was gone. Will definitely wo... (more)"

10. Mickey

Grad Student Dog Enthusiast

Carrboro, NC, 27510

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mickey is the best! My dog, Ella, has some anxiety about new people and she loves Mickey! She's stayed at our place and the house was returned very clean and... (more)"

11. Cheralill

Reliable, active, and experienced!

Chapel Hill, NC, 27517

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Cheralill did a great job taking care of my cat while I was out of town! (more)"

12. Maddy

Responsible, flexible dog lover

Chapel Hill, NC, 27514

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Maddy is an awesome dog-sitter! she treats my two fur babies as if they were her own and gave them all the love and attention they could possibly ask for whi... (more)"

13. Claire

Experienced dog foster mom

Durham, NC, 27713

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Claire and her boyfriend Matt are truly dog whisperers! My rescue dog, Penelope, had a very hard start to life and is very wary of new people. When I leave h... (more)"

14. Yesel

Loving Sitter Ready for Duty!

Chapel Hill, NC, 27514

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

17 repeat clients

"I had confidence that Yesel was on top of things and was very good at what she does. I had no worries, which is ideal when you're away from your furry family... (more)"

15. Stephanie

Responsible Student Dog-Sitter

Durham, NC, 27713

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

4 repeat clients

"Stephanie was great today! She communicated with me the whole time and sent a great summary at the end. Sounds like my pup had a great time with her! (more)"

16. 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)"

17. Anne

Active Dog Lover

Durham, NC, 27713

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

11 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)"

18. Caroline

I love walks and I love dogs.

Chapel Hill, NC, 27517

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

"Caroline is a loving, caring pet sitter and she LOVES dogs. You can trust your pet will be well cared for in her hands. Your dog may even get to sleep in the... (more)"

19. Rosa

College Student Misses Dogs

Chapel Hill, NC, 27514

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Rosa has been watching our family dog for the past few years. She is very reliable and attentive to any request pertaining to Bella. Bella gets very excited ... (more)"

20. 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)"


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