House Sitting in University District, Detroit

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Kelsey

Making your time away less "ruff"!

Woodbridge, Detroit, MI, 48208

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

23 repeat clients

"Kelsey and Val are amazing. I'm always so comfortable leaving my pups behind knowing that they're going to be taking care of them. They send me great picture... (more)"

2. Tori

October dates still available!

Oak Park, MI, 48237

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

4 repeat clients

"Tori is the best! We were new to Rover when we met Tori. She’s extremely professional and dedicated to provide exceptional care for our four legged loved one... (more)"

3. Rachel

Love to dog sit!

Madison Heights, MI, 48071

House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rachel came and stayed the weekend at my house to watch my dog while I was out of town and I had a fantastic experience! Great communication throughout and ... (more)"

4. Amina

Love, love, love dogs :)

Oak Park, MI, 48237

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

6 repeat clients

"Amina was a great dog sitter! Our lab has separation anxiety so we can no longer board him. I asked Amina to stay at our home. She sent a lot of pics and I c... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Maryam

Responsible and Energetic Caregiver

Virginia Park, Detroit, MI, 48202

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

"Maryam was great with our dog over a long weekend. He is slow to warm up and a bit intimidating and she had a cool and calm approach to him. They became fast... (more)"

6. Kristine

A loving Licensed Vet Technician

Hamtramck, MI, 48212

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"My pup LOVED Kristine while She sent photo updates and (more)"

7. Michelle

I just love dogs !!!

Hamtramck, MI, 48212

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle walked little Boom Boom for two years and I've never felt better leaving my baby with a dog walker. She is like sugar, spice and everything nice. (more)"

8. Sara

I am a very caring animal lover ☺️

Ferndale, MI, 48220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Sara did a great job. She was communicative, friendly, and knowledgeable. She sent me tons of pictures throughout the stay and my dog really warmed up to h... (more)"

9. Alyssa

I've never met a dog I didn't like

Ferndale, MI, 48220

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

"From the very start Alyssa was a perfect fit for my dog, Stella. Stella doesn't do well with boarding. She has separation anxiety and I was nervous about her... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Molly

The Human-Animal Connection

Royal Oak, MI, 48067

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

3 repeat clients

"Molly is amazing. I feel totally at ease with her in my house taking care of my dog. She gave tons of updates and took some awesome photos of my guy. Would r... (more)"

11. Forrest

Let's go to the dog park!

Ferndale, MI, 48220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Forrest is my go to dog sitter, he takes amazing care of my dogs whenever I'm out of town. He is very much an animal person and it shows in his interactions ... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Sara

Watching Paws 4 A Cause

Royal Oak, MI, 48067

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Sara was very attentive and updated me on Nina while I was away. I'm very pleased with her services and will definetly be booking her again. (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Lane

I just love dogs!

Detroit, MI, 48212

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Lane was fantastic! My shy older bullmastiff found her trustworthy & the younger bullmastiff loved her too! The cats came to her & made friends. She sent pi... (more)"

14. Betsy

Reliable, loving pet sitter

Hazel Park, MI, 48030

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

1 repeat client

"Betsy is a reliable and responsible caregiver and a pleasure to work with. We met working at a daycare center in the Metro Detroit area. She has a long backg... (more)"

15. Cortney

Detroit Dog-lover

Martin Park, Detroit, MI, 48221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"We are grateful to have found Cortney through Rover on somewhat short notice. She was dependable, good-spirited, and very good about communicating with us. W... (more)"

16. Mariha

Experienced Dog Handler for 5 years

Warren, MI, 48091

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Mariha was great, it was my first time leaving Bolin with her and she sent me very regular updates! She even put away the dishes I had out drying! (more)"

Available this weekend
17. Maria

Caring owner in friendly neighborho

Ferndale, MI, 48220

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

1 repeat client

"Maria was fantastic with Rumi (my dog) and my two cats! She stayed at my house with them for a week while I was on vacation. I was very nervous, having never... (more)"

18. Danielle

Professional pet sitter :)

Madison Heights, MI, 48071

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Danielle was amazing. My dog is always nervous around others but not around her. We got updates multiple times a day and she was very thorough. (more)"

19. Jewel

Dogs are family

Detroit, MI, 48206

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

"I can honestly say from personal experience, Jewel is the right person to provide a safe & loving atmosphere for any pet, as well as provide excellent custom... (more)"

20. Rhea

Being around pets makes me happy!

University District, Detroit, MI, 48221

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

"Rhea was AWESOME sitting for my pup. She went above and behind caring for my dog when she got sick and even gave her a bath! She sent pictures and put me at... (more)"

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When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in University District, Detroit, MI trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 148 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Detroit, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect University District house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in University District, Detroit, MI who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

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