House Sitting in West River, New Haven, CT

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

1. Julie-Anne

Animal-loving Girl with Experience!

Dwight, New Haven, CT, 06511

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Julie is awesome! She's very friendly and my dog loved her! I will definitely have her house/pet sit for me in the future!! (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Alexandra

Massive amounts of experience!

East Haven, CT, 06512

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Ali was an amazing dog and house sitter over the Thanksgiving holiday. She is very professional and responds quickly to all communications - and sent us phot... (more)"

3. Tara

Dogs - Prepare to be loved!

East Rock, New Haven, CT, 06511

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"We came to happy, healthy, tired pups after Tara stayed with them over a long weekend! She was very communicative and it was very reassuring to have her with... (more)"

4. Dana

Your pup will get their steps in!

Hill, New Haven, CT, 06519

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Amazing!!!! So kind to our pups/ family! Went above and beyond!!!! Definitely will ask for his help again in future! Thank you so much Dana! (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Angela

Your pups will have a great time!

Hamden, CT, 06514

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Angela was AWESOME! She stayed in touch, and left my place neat as can be! Trinity was calm and happy when I returned, which told me that she got plenty of l... (more)"

6. Erin

Animal-loving postdoc in New Haven!

Dwight, New Haven, CT, 06511

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Erin was wonderful. She watched my pup over Thanksgiving and very responsible, completely trustworthy and was attentive to all the details of dog sitting. I ... (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Aimee

Active & Flexible 56yr + Dog Lover!

Westville, New Haven, CT, 06515

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've had only 4 dogs (Irish setter, Shepard, terrier, and golden retriever) in 56+ years but each lived a long, active, and happy life. I work fr... (more)

8. Miranda

Playtime and Cuddles!

West Haven, CT, 06516

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

11 repeat clients

"Miranda was an exceptional petsitter. She stayed at our house for a week over Christmas, and she provided our animals with exceptional care, including pillin... (more)"

9. Betsy

Dogs love me

West Haven, CT, 06516

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

2 repeat clients

"Betsy is probably one of the kindest persons I know. She took really good care of her own two puppies, and handled my babies like a sweet loving pro. She ... (more)"

10. Helen

Dog-Loving Grad Student

East Rock, New Haven, CT, 06511

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

5 repeat clients

"Helen was absolutely amazing with our dog Allie. She was always on time, took her on long walks and was very energetic and loving with our baby girl. Helen... (more)"

11. Tyler

Passionate animal-lover

East Rock, New Haven, CT, 06511

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

3 repeat clients

"Tyler was great with Luke. Took him on walks, runs, played and wrestled with him, fed him. All in 4 hours. Our boy was very tired after Tyler's dog sitting a... (more)"

12. Lisa

Retired nurse, love animals

West Haven, CT, 06516

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

1 repeat client

"Lisa was amazing and will anxiously request her next time! (more)"

13. Crystal

Bow Wowing the night away !!

Amity, New Haven, CT, 06515

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Crystal was wonderful with our three dogs (see previous feedback). On this booking she had to take one dog into the doctor. She was calm, professional, and i... (more)"

14. Tess

I'll keep your dog busy!

West River, New Haven, CT, 06511

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tess did a great job of caring for my kitten, Lithium. Lithium likes to climb up the Christmas tree, but when I came home from my trip the house was still in... (more)"

15. Alexandra

Empty pet-nest syndrome!

East Rock, new haven, CT, 06511

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I miss my pets, and want to give your four- (sometimes 3) legged friend the attention I'm unable to give mine. I've had dogs and cats since I was a... (more)

16. Russell

Classical Musician and a Dog Lover

Dixwell, New Haven, CT, 06511

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Russell was an amazing dog sitter for our pup when we went away to California. He was very easy to work with, and bonded with our dog right away. My dog seem... (more)"

17. Brittany

Responsible, experienced dog lover!

East Rock, New Haven, CT, 06511

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Did a great job, would definitely ask Brittany to sit for my 2 dogs again! (more)"

18. Rachel

Outdoor fun and cuddle pal

East Rock, New Haven, CT, 06511

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rachel is a fantastic sitter--- I can't recommend her highly enough! During my trip, she took such great care of Kenzy, and was especially patient with her w... (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Hannah

Yale Grad Student/ Dog Caregiver!

Newhallville, New Haven, CT, 06511

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had dogs all of my life and I’ve regularly dog sit for friends and family. I love getting to know the personality and needs of each pet. I’m... (more)

20. Destiny

Experienced Doggy Daycare worker!

West Haven, CT, 06516

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

1 repeat client

"Destiny is an amazing dog sitter that I would highly recommend to anyone in the Milford area! She has a lot of experience and she's very knowledgeable with m... (more)"

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