House Sitting in University District, Minneapolis

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

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1. Angela Verified Background Check

PassionateAnimalLover

Loring Park, Minneaplois, MN, 55405

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

"Angela was fabulous!!! Confirmed a stay with my pup with less than 12 hours notice ? was super responsive, enthusiastic, and took great care of my pup. Looking… (more)"

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2. Angela Verified Background Check

Experienced Dog Handler

Longfellow, Minneapolis, MN, 55406

House Sitting

"Angela did an amazing job as always. She’s so in tune to our pups and what they need (ex. Too hot for one dog so took the other on an extra solo walk). She’s v… (more)"

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3. Brooke Verified Background Check

Dedicated /dependable animal lover!

Marcy Holmes, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We felt very comfortable with Brooke as soon as we met her and our dogs took to her right away. We received regular updates while we were gone, which I had ask… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
4. Karlee Verified Background Check

Looking for fur babies and friends!

Downtown West, Minneapolis, MN, 55401

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Karlee did an incredible job with my large crew! She was able to handle an outgoing 125lb dog as well as my shiest kitty. The house was in perfect condition an… (more)"

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5. Hope Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Love caring for all dogs

Audubon Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55418

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hope has stayed at our home with our dog, Ava, multiple times. She always sends daily updates, is quick to respond to messages, calms our anxious dog and follo… (more)"

6. Rachel Verified Background Check

Love Walking and Playing with Dogs!

Southeast Como, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel was a great sitter for my puppy. She arrived on time and was very polite. She texted me a cute picture midway through the night and that warmed my heart… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
7. Isabel Verified Background CheckRover 101

College student loves all animals!

Marcy Holmes, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Isabel is one of the most caring, responsible people I have ever hired to take care of my pets. She has been communicative and organized throughout the entire … (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
8. Ruth Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dog-loving Gal

East Bank-Nicollet Island, Minneapolis, MN, 55413

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Zelda is particular about staying with anyone but us. She warmed up to Ruth very quickly. She had lots of cuddle time with Ruth. Zelda is leash reactive and… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
9. Wade Verified Background CheckRover 101

Compassionate & Experienced Petcare

Longfellow, Minneapolis, MN, 55406

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

"I have never known someone to be so caring about animals. Wade was very reliable and listened to all my nit-picky preferences about my pets. I appreciated his … (more)"

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10. Shawntil Verified Enhanced Background Check

Loves dogs!

Marcy Holmes, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our Ms. Kitty was very happy with Shawntil. Shawntil spent time with her twice before sitting with her, which made Ms. Kitty very comfortable. (more)"

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11. Anna Verified Background Check

Above and Beyond Care

Beltrami, Minneapolis, MN, 55413

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anna was fantastic. She took care of the house and my fur babies. It’s tough to travel when your pet sitter is new but Anna put my worries at ease with tons of… (more)"

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12. April Verified Background Check

With me? Only wags, no worries.

Elliot Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55404

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"April has walked my dog Harvey a few times and he absolutely loves her. You can tell she has a love for animals. Will be using her again (more)"

13. Brendan Verified Background CheckRover 101

The Best Care For Your Best Friend

Prospect Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Brendan was amazing with our three dogs, he did a home stay with them for 2 weeks. One has extreme anxiety and Brendan was like a dog whisperer with him. He wa… (more)"

14. Leazah Verified Background Check

I love spending time with animals

Ventura Village, Minneapolis, MN, 55404

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Leazah was great! She took care of our house and our basset hound, especially thru noisy fireworks on the Fourth. Kept us up to date with pictures and communic… (more)"

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15. Samantha Verified Background Check

caring, loving, active, fun

Marcy Holmes, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"We were grateful to find Sam somewhat last-minute to housesit our 2.5-year-old pup and cat during a weeklong trip. She was really responsive to messages and ha… (more)"

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16. Alyssa Verified Background Check

Energetic, pet-loving sitter

Marcy Holmes, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alyssa has been taking care of my dog, Lola, for the last year or so when I am away on work. Alyssa does a wonderful job of exhausting Lola's energy and keepin… (more)"

17. Natalie Verified Background Check

Your dogs new best friend

Prospect Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

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

"Natalie was wonderful! Me and my now wife got married on Saturday , and Natalie stayed over at our house all day and night and took care of our two dogs. The… (more)"

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18. Jenna Verified Enhanced Background Check

Fun and friendly animal lover!❤️

Marcy Holmes, Minneapolis, MN, 55082

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

"Jenna has been caring and loving like a mother to her puppy. She has all the patients in the world with animals, and would treat other animals as her own. (more)"

19. Annika Verified Background Check

Full-time student and dog lover

Marcy Holmes, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My name is Annika and I am a current graduate student at the University of Minnesota. I am a former cheerleader at the University of Minnesota and I … (more)

20. Kiley Verified Background Check

The best care for your best friend!

Prospect Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

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

"Kiley did an excellent job house/dog sitting our 7mo old puppy for our 1 week trip. We live in an apartment, so it's a bit of a challenge for potty breaks and… (more)"

Dog owners in University District, Minneapolis, MN love booking house sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 24 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Minneapolis, giving them an average rating of 4.8/5 stars. Booking house sitting can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book house sitting with Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a house sitter near you in University District.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect University District house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in University District, Minneapolis who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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