House Sitting in Upper State, Santa Barbara

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

1. Gabi

I love it when they smile at me!!!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Gabi was fantastic and our dog adored her. She clearly takes her job seriously and does it well. She provided daily updates and took great care of our animal... (more)"

2. Madison

I am very flexible and love dogs

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

1 repeat client

"Madison walks and takes care of my dog Freddy. She is trustworthy and responsible. Freddy runs as fast as he can towards her when he sees her and when it's t... (more)"

3. Jessica

Animal lover & dog-sitter!

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting

7 repeat clients

"Jessica stayed with my dogs at my apartment for 4 nights. I received pics of the happy pooches and daily updates. Dogs were happy! I'm happy! Will definitely... (more)"

4. Dayna

New to Rover but not to dogsitting!

Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA, 93102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Dayna has taken care of my home and 2 dogs a number of times. She takes immaculate care of my home and my dogs love her. She is always easy to get in touch w... (more)"

5. Emily

Will run, play, and rub bellies!

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"5 Reviews      Kathleen L. Kathleen L. December 20, 2017 Verified Stay I've had Emily house-animal sit once and have already booked... (more)"

6. Madison

We all wag for adventure!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Madison was a great dog sitter...our dog was very happy and we had peace of mind she was in good hands. Loved the pictures and communication sent by Madison ... (more)"

7. Summer

I'll walk, run,& play with your dog

Santa Barbara, CA, 93111

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Fabulous!! We could not have had anyone better than Summer!!! She took care of a total of nineteen animals for us and had to administer medications to three... (more)"

8. Victoria

Outdoorsy-fenced yard-muchlove

Westside, santa barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

About: Hello! My name is Victoria and I am 18 years old. I live with my boyfriend, whom helps me care for the animals, he has over 8 years of experience a... (more)

9. Summer

All dogs want a friend!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"She was great with our needy and sometimes troublesome duo of pups. Thanks for loving them like they were your own!!! Also very flexible for a meet and greet... (more)"

10. Nicole

All dogs, all sizes welcome

Santa Barbara, CA, 94560

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole is WONDERFUL as a dog-sitter. She has sat for our golden retriever a number of times and Maddie is ecstatic whenever she sees her. She takes Maddie on... (more)"

11. Izzy

Responsible and Loving Pet Sitter

Las Positas, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Izzy was wonderful with our precious Lila & Leo. She was quick with her response to my request and our communication was excellent. She was very prompt, Fri... (more)"

12. Dario

Distractions Distance Duration

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Dario has been through a comprehensive course on Dog training and is now a Certified Pet Dog Trainer. He is kind and passionate about our pets. He has ex... (more)"

13. Lara

Experienced and flexible sitter!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have had the pleasure of knowing Lara and having her sit for me over the past 8 years. She is one of the most responsible, nurturing and trusting sitters y... (more)"

14. Carlos

Large Dog Friendly Backyard • Walks

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

3 repeat clients

About: Hey there, my name is Carlos, I am 23 years old! I love dogs and animals in general! I believe your dog(s) will really enjoy the care I provide. Th... (more)

15. Alexandra

Protector/Champion of Dogs Near&Far

Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alexandra is the biggest animal lover I know, and is especially caring with dogs! She has had pets all of her life and has treated them all as family member... (more)"

16. Rebecca

My workplace is dog friendly!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Rebecca is the best! Zuko loves her and I have such peace of mind when we leave him in her care for vacations and other occasions. Rebecca is friendly, tru... (more)"

17. Victoria

Love is a four-legged word!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Victoria is a very responsible and caring person. She loves animals and goes above and beyond when taking care of your pet. Victoria was successful in traini... (more)"

18. Janet

I’ll walk, play with your dog

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Janet for a few years since 2014, Janet is a friendly and caring person who always helped me to take care my dogs when I’m not in town. I ca... (more)"

19. Ignacio

YoYo Dog Walking

Upper State, SANTA BARBARA, CA, 93105

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

3 repeat clients

"Ignacio was great. Very nice and personable during our meet and greet. Good with Twix. Good communication and pics while I was away! Thank you!!! (more)"

20. Anikka

I speak fluent dog

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"This is Anikka's dad, so the review will be very biased! In our neighborhood, she has been a sought-after sitter for both kids and pets. She takes both tas... (more)"

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