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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.

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4th of July
1. Rebekah

Lots of love and fun!

Linda Vista, san diego, CA, 92111

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebekah was so affectionate with our dog that he felt comfortable with her immediately. She came to my house while I was on vacation because he doesn't usua... (more)"

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2. Tanisha

I live next door to a dog park!

Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA, 92123

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

"Tanisha did a great job checking up on our dog. She (more)"

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4th of July
3. Shelly

Best pet care for your fur baby!

Clairemont Mesa, San Diego, CA, 92111

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

"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)"

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4. 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)"

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5. Sarah

Your Dog's other best friend!

La Jolla, La Jolla, CA, 92037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah did an awesome job sitting my cat LuLu. She even picked up a package for me which was super helpful. She was really flexible in adding visits and exten... (more)"

6. Alex

BSN student, navy wife, dog mom!

Bay Ho, San Diego, CA, 92117

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

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7. Sara

Reliable and loving Vet Tech

North Clairemont, San Diego, CA, 92117

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara was a great sitter! It was so comforting knowing that our dog Maddie was in great hands while we were away - she stayed in touch and provided us with g... (more)"

8. Mallory

I'll be your pup's new best friend!

Pacific Beach, Pacific Beach, CA, 92109

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

"Mallory is an awesome furbaby caregiver! She has taken care of my dog Pete several times and treats him as one of her own. She is very responsible and caring... (more)"

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9. Crystal

UCSD students addicted to dogs

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

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

"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)"

10. Tina

Must Love Dogs!!!

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

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11. Shirley

I love my pitbull <3

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shirley and I have been friends since college. She helped me feed my cat when I went away for a week for my boyfriend's cousin's wedding in New Jersey. She s... (more)"

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4th of July
12. Elizabeth

Weekend Sitter, Weekly Walker!

University City, San Diego, CA, 92123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elizabeth was really great with brownie! She took him to his haircut and picked him up when he was done. I think Brownie enjoyed his time with her! (more)"

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4th of July
13. Sarah

Your dog or cat's walking pal!

La Jolla, La Jolla, CA, 92037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If I could have the option to give Sarah 10 starts I would definitely giver her all ten stars. She was amazing! She took many photos of my little one and too... (more)"

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14. LeeAnn

Reliable Pet Lover Here

La Jolla Village, La Jolla, CA, 92037

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"LeeAnn is amazing! She is so responsible, so sweet loving and truly cares about your dog. I just got a new puppy and she watched her all week while I was at ... (more)"

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4th of July
15. Brigit

Love, cuddles, and exercise!

Bay Ho, San Diego, CA, 92117

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brigit is unbelievable, she cares and loves your pets like they're her own. I have a difficult Jack Russel Terrier, that no one has managed to watch without ... (more)"

16. 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)

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4th of July
17. Shenani

Very active and attentive to needs

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

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

"Shenani is such a WONDERFUL dog sitter. She took care of my fur babies so well and I always use her when I I can. She even makes sure to send me pictures eve... (more)"

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4th of July
18. Brice

Our household revolves around dogs!

Bay Ho, San Diego, CA, 92117

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

"As a substitute teacher and school board member, I offer my recommendation of Brice to care for animals. I have known Brice for seven years, since she start... (more)"

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19. 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)

20. Emily

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

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

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.

Never beg a friend to drop in on your pets while you're on vacation again. With Rover, you can find the perfect University City, San Diego pet sitter in seconds. Sitters on Rover are pet lovers, who will be happy to sit dogs, cats, caged pets, and even horses while they take care of your home. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures pets nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers pet lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a pet, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted pet sitters in University City, San Diego who can provide the care your pet needs, when they need it.

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1) Browse Sitters

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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.