Pet Setting & Drop Ins in University City, San Diego

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

1. Alex

BSN student, navy wife, dog mom!

Bay Ho, San Diego, CA, 92117

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Thanks Alex for taking such great care of Ritter. We appreciate your attention to detail and all your feedback on how our puppy did. We also love the picture... (more)"

2. Natty

Home most time, love walks and play

Pacific Beach, San Diego, CA, 92109

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

18 repeat clients

"Natty was on time as requested and made sure my dogs were taken care of for the night. She even considerately left a light on for them so they wouldn’t be in... (more)"

3. Amanda

Your Dog + Me = Exercise & Love!

Pacific Beach, San Diego, CA, 92109

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

5 repeat clients

"Amanda is very professional and attentive to Dundee's needs as a puppy. She balances working on basic training and play time. I highly recommend her for yo... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
4. Shelly

Best pet care for your fur baby!

Clairemont Mesa, San Diego, CA, 92111

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

3 repeat clients

"Shelly is new but very sweet, caring and conscientious. My little ones who are quite picky, were instantly much better with her than with others. Its always ... (more)"

5. Sara

Reliable and loving Vet Tech

North Clairemont, San Diego, CA, 92117

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Sara really loves animals, especially dogs! She has always had a strong bond with her pets and everybody else’s! My own pup was a result of Sara’s matchm... (more)"

6. Tali

Home full-time, fenced backyard

Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA, 92126

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

3 repeat clients

"Whenever our family goes on a trip and we can’t take our doggie Foxy, Tali has always been available to watch. There aren’t very many people we’d trust “our... (more)"

7. Elizabeth

Weekend Sitter, Weekly Walker!

University City, San Diego, CA, 92123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Elizabeth has a great touch with my Shiba Inu Cody and he seems to adore "having coffee" with her. She isn't afraid to take the dog with her on local adventu... (more)"

8. Brice

I love all breeds! :)

Bay Ho, San Diego, CA, 92117

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

3 repeat clients

"Brice is amazing with dogs! She is the only person I trust to care for my two pups (and my dogs are super high maintenance!). She is caring, responsible, and... (more)"

9. Sarah

Your dog or cat's walking pal!

La Jolla, La Jolla, CA, 92037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"My two cats are very satisfied with Sarah! She played with the cats everyday, made sure they got enough exercise and entertainment. Will definitely book again! (more)"

10. Bryan

love walking dogs, home full-time.

Clairemont Mesa, San Diego, CA, 92117

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Bryan has always been a great sitter for my dog! He constantly keeps me updated with pictures and videos to let me know how she was doing. My dog has a lot o... (more)"

11. Crystal

UCSD students addicted to dogs

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

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

3 repeat clients

"As someone who works 4 ten hour days, I needed someone to pop by midday to check on my pup. Crystal's schedule worked perfectly and so far she has been exact... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
12. Mandy

8+ years exp, full time available.

Pacific Beach, San Diego, CA, 92109

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

4 repeat clients

"Mandy is one of the most hardworking girl I’ve ever met! Once my puppies saw her they all fell in love with her. She took care of them like they were her own... (more)"

13. Tina

Must Love Dogs!!!

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Tina does a great job and it is obvious she loves dogs. She has given loving care and attention to Sadie and I hope she will be able to continue baby sitting... (more)"

14. Pauline

Dog-loving Sitter!

La Jolla Village, La Jolla, CA, 92037

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

"When my husband & I would have date nights, Pauline was great watching our three girls & home. We could tell she spent a lot of time playing with them an... (more)"

15. Ardavan

I have as much energy as ur dog!

La Jolla, la jolla, CA, 92037

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

About: At 16 years old, I volunteered at Pet Royalty pet store to tend the puppy pen. For about one year, I took care of 10-15 puppies as customers came b... (more)

16. Jonell

Reliable and caring animal lover!

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have always had a passion for dogs and grew up raising three: a Rottweiler mix, Lab mix, and a Pug. As well as owning dogs all my life, I have vo... (more)

17. Heidy

Dogs are a students best friend!

Torrey Pines, La Jolla, CA, 92093

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Heidy has watched my dog when I went to visit New York and was a wonderful caretaker. My dog, Winnie, didn't want her to leave! She is responsible and will g... (more)"

18. Emily

Cats, Dogs -- it's all about them!

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Great cat sitter! It's very difficult to find a sitter who is experienced with cats on Rover. Emily definitely knows about cats! My cats are on partial raw d... (more)"

19. Jessica

I'll play/exercise with your dog

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jess took care of my pug once when I had to travel over winter break, Chloe loved her! I would definitely trust her with my dog again. (more)"

20. Rachel

Home-full time, former Vet Asst.

University City, La Jolla, CA, 92037

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

"Leaving for your next holiday can always be stressful - but luckily for us, when you have such an amazing dog sitter like Rachel, you know you and your pup a... (more)"

When it comes to pet sitting, dog owners in University City, San Diego, CA love Rover.com. Over 159 owners have reviewed sitters in San Diego, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. The cost of pet sitting in University City may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a pet sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much it you can expect to pay for pet sitting on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

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