Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in University Heights, Newark

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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1. Kimberly Verified Background Check

Reliable & Responsible Dog Lover!

Belleville, NJ, 07109

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

"We are so happy with the service Kim provides. I personally was a little nervous about this whole process but we are in a place where we need it and from the m… (more)"

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2. Zuleirys Verified Background CheckRover 101

Scientist and Animal Lover!

Harrison, NJ, 07029

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Zuleirys did a great job taking care of my anxious dog! Hadley is normally very clingy and stressed when I get back home after being away, but she seems happy … (more)"

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3. Karen Verified Background Check

Experienced Professional Dog Walker

Lower Vailsburg, South Orange, NJ, 07079

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

"We love Karen and will continue requesting her anytime we need to leave our kitten at home. Karen is very responsive and flexible. She takes extra time to play… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
4. Laura Verified Enhanced Background Check

rain, snow or shine I’m there! 🐶🐱

Lower Vailsburg, Newark, NJ, 07106

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I used to have a very energetic good boy named beans. He was a pitbull and very energetic and unfortunately I didn't have enough time for him because of my wor… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
5. Rebecca Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Lifetime Animal Lover! 🐶🐱💕

Harrison, NJ, 07029

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebecca was excellent in caring for our cat. She showed up every day, sent updates, and included pictures. Wouldn't hesitate to hire her again. (more)"

6. James Verified Background Check

Gentle care for your best friend

Harrison, NJ, 07029

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"James is a great guy and will love your pet as if it was one of his own. Communication was flawless and made everything a very pleasant process. He looked afte… (more)"

7. Jenny Verified Background CheckRoverGORover 101

Paw Patrol

Forest Hill, Newark, NJ, 07104

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

"Jenny is the best of the best, she is reliable, punctual, and takes care of my puppy like he is one of her own. I am so happy I met her and so much happier to … (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
8. Sanna Verified Background Check

Professional & Caring Pet Sitter

East Orange, NJ, 07017

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sanna was fantastic! She communicated clearly and frequently, asking thoughtful questions. We felt very confident leaving our beloved cat in her care. In fact … (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
9. Imani Verified Background Check

I’m here for you and your pet !

Irvington, NJ, 07111

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

"Imani is highly motivated pet care worker. She is organized, dedicated, and amazing at keeping my three dogs in good health and good spirits. I highly recommen… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
10. Anita Verified Background Check

Experienced pet owner.Love all pets

Kearny, NJ, 07032

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

"Miss Anita would walk dog and dog sit. When needed gave love at the same time made sure stick to dog schedule. Also knew a lot about dogs behavior. (more)"

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11. Catriona Verified Background Check

Pampering and playing with your dog

East Orange, NJ, 07018

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I am a lover of all animals, I have owned and still own quite a few animals. I have owned two dogs, a cat, two sugar gliders, and two snails. I curr… (more)

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12. Amulya Verified Background Check

Animal Lover w/ flexible schedule

North Ironbound, newark, NJ, 07105

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm loving, compassionate and enjoy the company of four legged furry babies. I will treat your furry baby as if he/she was my own. Growing up I had … (more)

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13. Brian Verified Background Check

Exercise and Fun Near The Park!

Seventh Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07104

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

"Last year when I had to go Vietnam to attend a wedding, Brian looked after my boy Cooper for 10 days. Brian was very communicative and quick to respond to mess… (more)"

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 Easter weekend
14. Nyerah Verified Background Check

PetSmart PetsHotel Associate

West Side, NEWARK, NJ, 07103

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

About: I'm A 26 year old mother of two, who works in the Petcare industry. I have always had a passion for animals and a special love for dogs. I've worked … (more)

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15. Kelly Verified Enhanced Background Check

Available fun dog sitter!

West Side, Newark, NJ, 07103

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"I had her house my senior dog for two weeks until I found a different building to live in. He loved it there, no complaints. (more)"

16. Adriana Verified Background Check

Ready to Care for your Doggie!

East Newark, NJ, 07029

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

"Adriana is a responsible, hard-working person who will make an excellent caregiver for your pet! I have worked with Adriana in multiple capacities and she is w… (more)"

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17. Micaela Verified Background Check

I own a pet company!

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

About: I'm a very sweet person that understands that your dogs are your family. I run in the park across from my house, they allow pets of any kind. There i… (more)

18. Danielle Verified Enhanced Background Check

Let me care for your fur baby :-)

Seventh Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07104

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

"Best dog sitter ever! I have trusted her with all my rotties, puppies and full grown. Danielle's love for dogs shows by the care she takes of the animals. I al… (more)"

19. Flordaliza Verified Background Check

Love the Perros LLC

Seventh Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07104

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

About: MUST LOVE DOGS!!!!! I have been a dog lover since childhood. I currently work as a School Counselor and Mental Health Counselor and believe dogs se… (more)

20. Aishah "Devyn" Verified Background Check

Experienced Pet and House Sitter!!

Central Business District, Apt 4g, NJ, 07102

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

"Amazing! Not only were both the cat litters cleaned, an old one was disinfected. I'm lucky she stopped by. Devyn also ended up finding a leak that was coming f… (more)"

When it comes to pet sitting, dog owners in University Heights, Newark, NJ love Rover.com. Over 23 owners have reviewed sitters in Newark, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. The cost of pet sitting in University Heights 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.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving University Heights pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in University Heights, Newark, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy University Heights pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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