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The average rate is $13/hr as of February 2023

The average star rating for cat sitters is 4.9

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Barbara B.


Durham, NC

$10-20/hr 5 yrs exp

Need A Cat Or Dog Sitter?

5.0

(4)

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I've been cat sitting since 2017. I will feed your cat, change the water in the water bowl, clean the litter box, and provide lots of hugs and baby talk if your cat isn't shy by hiding! I haven't dog sat but have a lifetime of personal experience owning dogs. I will be happy to come walk your small...

Recent Review:

5.0
Barbara took excellent care of my pug Sophie and gave her lots of attention and love. She provided updates and helpful info and pictures while I was away. Really appreciate Barbara's care and will definitely...

Reviewed by Jennifer P.

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Michelle E.


Waxhaw, NC

$15-25/hr 4 yrs exp

Dog Walking, Drop-in, Pet Sitting For Cats, Dogs, Birds And Fish Provided In Your Home.

5.0

(6)

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I am retired from healthcare worker and decided to focus on my love for animals! I have had dogs and cats my whole life and love their licks and purrs. I grew up on a small farm with horses, Scotch Highland cattle, goats, chickens, pigs, geese, cats and a German Shepherd. Additionality, I have had...

Recent Review:

5.0
My fur baby's and I love Michelle. She took great care of my dogs. Michelle followed directions well, was punctual and took great care of our dogs. Would definitely hire again. Robin

Reviewed by Robin B.

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Dusty M.


Denver, CO

$36-41/hr 10 yrs exp

Next Level Cat Caregiving

5.0

(13)

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Hello! I'm a warm and energetic empty-nester who takes caring for, playing with, and loving your four-legged kids extremely seriously. After surviving a stroke several years ago, I was forced to sell my marketing agency. Animals continue to be a vital part of my recovery and now I get to care for...

Recent Review:

5.0
Dusty is the best pet sitter for our dog and cat. She goes above and beyond and treats them like her own. When she comes over it feels like a family member was here taking care of them. I highly recommend!

Reviewed by Megan B.

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Varsha V.


Farragut, TN

$8-25/hr

Cat And Petsitting - Super Flexible Schedule!

5.0

(2)

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I am a 25-year-old with a bachelors degree in Psychology. I can can come and stay with the pets, come check on them, or they can board with me! I have two years of experience and love pet sitting and animals in general! I am also willing to complete extra household tasks such as cleaning, watering...

Recent Review:

5.0
Varsha watched my 8 month old kitten for 4 months while I was out of the country! She was great to work with and always responded quickly regardless of the time of the day! She would send updates throughout the...

Reviewed by Usha P.

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Allison K.


Baltimore, MD

$15-20/hr 1 yrs exp

Cat Sitter

5.0

(1)

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I can provide cat sitting in your home! I currently have two cats of my own, and have fostered six cats during my time completing my undergraduate degree. I love working with animals and would love to spend time not only completing the cats' basic needs but also playing with them and engaging with...

Recent Review:

5.0
Allie is wonderful! She recently watched my two toddlers for the first time and it was my daughters' first time being babysat by anyone outside of friends/family. I had been apprehensive about finding someone...

Reviewed by Melissa W.

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Jaklyn J.


Vista, CA

$14-19/hr 1 yrs exp

Pet Sitter, Dog Walker, And Cat Companion

5.0

(2)

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I love spending time with animals, and they tend to like me as well. I have years of volunteer experience with horses and currently volunteer with a cat rescue organization where I get to help cats on their way to being adopted. I have done pet sitting and dog walking before, and have always had...

Recent Review:

5.0
Jaclyn spends time with my cats and bunny..she sent me pictures of them. She truly enjoys being with animals. They took to her really fast. My cats are usually scared of people, but they were not scared of her....

Reviewed by Rebecca G.

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Della D.


North Olmsted, OH

$15-20/hr 6 yrs exp

Experienced Cat Sitter

5.0

(2)

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I am a huge animal lover (especially cats). I am the loving guardian of three beautiful cats and also cat sit for my neighbors' cats when they go on vacation. I volunteerd at my local animal shelter since for 3 years in the cat adoption room taking care of the cats (feeding, watering, changing...

Recent Review:

5.0
Great personality. Bubbly, trustworthy and friendly. She's a keeper.

Reviewed by Wendy U.

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Wayne T.


Norton, MA

$15-20/hr 7 yrs exp

Full-time And Part Time Dog Walker,Sitter And The Care Of Cats

5.0

(9)

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Hello my name is Wayne, I look forward to being your Pet Care Provider. I am Honest, Reliable and Dependable We have a Chihuahua mix that we Rescued, when he was 4 Months old and now he is 7 years old now and a cat. I trained both with the help of my family. Our Dog and Cat sit, beg and give there...
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Nancy U.


Denver, CO

$28-28/hr 10 yrs exp

Lakewood Whiskers Cat Sitting By Nancy

5.0

(1)

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Meow! I am Nancy, a cat sitter in Lakewood, Colorado. Cats are my first love! I've had cats since I was a kid. Cats are an asset to my very rewarding life! I am a happy go lucky, positive kind of person with one cat and one dog. Their names are Lisa (cat) & Priscilla (dog). Yes, I'm a huge Elvis...
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Tonya C.


Orinda, CA

$35-50/hr

I Can Help You Out With Your Fur Babies At Your House Or My Farm! BIRD-DOG-CAT-ANY ANIMAL

5.0

(2)

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Hello, I just moved to Indio CA from Oklahoma last month. I was an occasional pet sitter but the main job that I had was being a nanny for two different families. I love animals of all kinds! I'm very patient, kind and honest! I owned a child care center for 18 years and have been thoroughly...
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Arlessa B.


New Windsor, NY

$18-25/hr 10 yrs exp

I love Cats, And Will Love And Care For Yours

5.0

(3)

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Hello!, I have had the joy of companionship with kitties most all of my life. My sweet kitty I rescued injured from the street back in 2016. He's my cuddle buddy. I've been looking for occasional positions of cat sitting to supplement my retired income. I am a trustworthy, mature, and dependable...
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Dora S.


Philadelphia, PA

$20-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Love Animals, Cats and Dogs

5.0

(3)

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I have 2 cats of my own and have held responsibility as house sitter and pet sitter. I am interested in Pet sitting cats only in the NW part of Philadelphia. I live in Germantown.
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Cheryl C.


Aberdeen, MD

$20-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Cat Sitter

5.0

(3)

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Pets aren't just pets; they're family. That's why you should be sure your cats are in safe hands when you can't be there. I have a lot of experience caring for cats; I have owned them since childhood, my longest being one I had for 15 years before he had to be put to sleep. I have "cat sat" for...
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Sterling D.


San Francisco, CA

$17-22/hr 10 yrs exp

Dog Walker + Cat Sitter In SF

5.0

(2)

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My name is Sterling and I was born and raised in SF! I am currently studying business at CCSF and have 10+ years of experience taking care of animals. I have two cats (a Siamese + a tortoiseshell) and my favorite dog breeds are pit bulls and German shepherds. I am looking for a part time position...

Recent Review:

5.0
Sterling started with our son when he was a year old and helping us transition him to preschool. Our son absolutely loves his time with Sterling, he squeals with joy and runs to her every time she arrives and...

Reviewed by Ben G.

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Elena F.


Arlington, VA

$11-14/hr 2 yrs exp

Amazing Dog/cat Sitter!

5.0

(1)

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Hi everyone! My name is Elena and I have 2 years of experience working with dogs and cats! I also have 3 amazing dogs back in Mexico! I'll take care amazingly of your and I give them attention and love!

Recent Review:

5.0
Elena is amazing with kids, she is super responsible, punctual, reliable, caring, and has a lot a patience which to me is super important. Elena will threat you kids and dogs as her own, she is the best at what...

Reviewed by Katherin H.

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Heather A.


Ocean Grove, NJ

$10-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Caring And Trustworthy Cat And Dog Sitter/Walker

5.0

(1)

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Hello, my name is Heather and I'm an experienced pet sitter and dog walker. I've taken care of dogs and cats for many years. I love helping people with their animal companions. Over the past few years I've had several dog walking positions, one for 2 German Shepherd mixes once a day, five days a...
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Jacquelyn D.


Matthews, NC

$10-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Pet Sitter in Coronado..Dog Walk, Cat Visits and Much More

4.0

(2)

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I have just recently moved to Coronado. I have cared for pets for 10 plus years. I have worked with, cats, dogs, birds, guinea pigs, and fish. I have made it a priority to clean up after pets. I love to exercise, engage in play, love, and care for your special friend.Thanks, Jackie
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Benna C.


Brooklyn, NY

$20-50/hr 10 yrs exp

Responsible Pet-Lover Available For House Sitting Your Dog Or Cat!

5.0

(1)

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Hi, I'm primarily a very busy babysitter but have had many clients with cats and dogs and have been enlisted to walk and/or pet sit while they're away. My love for dogs began as a child when our family adopted an adorable mixed terrier from the local ASPCA. Since then, I've cared for many pets as a...
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Vera U.


Gilbert, AZ

$20-40/hr 7 yrs exp

Full Time Dog,cat,turtles,horses,goats,fish And Chinchilla Sitter

4.8

(19)

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I took care of large and small dogs, horses and cats for several years as needed when the families went on vacation. I just love animals and put them before myself and others, because they can't speak for themselves. I donate every month to ASPCA, HSUS, PETA, IFAW . I have 5 cats of my own, who were...

Recent Review:

5.0
Vera took great care of my older and blind dog in my home last week. I did not think the dog could be more spoiled but Vera really took care of her. I would highly recommend Vera.

Reviewed by Sandy A.

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Aleksandra S.


Issaquah, WA

$20-25/hr

Dog/cat Sitter/walker

5.0

(1)

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I would love to help with your pets in your home while traveling or whenever you need. I love animals and had my own dogs and cats in the past.

Recent Review:

5.0
I have known Aleksandra for 5 years now, and anytime I need someone to take care of my cats, she is the one I trust. She is very attentive to their well-being, so I know I can go with peace of mind, my cats are...

Reviewed by Carolyne D.

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Recent cat sitter reviews

Barbara B.

5.0

Barbara took excellent care of my pug Sophie and gave her lots of attention and love. She provided updates and helpful info and pictures while I was away. Really appreciate Barbara's care and will definitely rehire!!

- Jennifer P.

Michelle E.

5.0

My fur baby's and I love Michelle. She took great care of my dogs. Michelle followed directions well, was punctual and took great care of our dogs. Would definitely hire again. Robin

- Robin B.

Dusty M.

5.0

Dusty is the best pet sitter for our dog and cat. She goes above and beyond and treats them like her own. When she comes over it feels like a family member was here taking care of them. I highly recommend!

- Megan B.

Varsha V.

5.0

Varsha watched my 8 month old kitten for 4 months while I was out of the country! She was great to work with and always responded quickly regardless of the time of the day! She would send updates throughout the day with pictures and would always let us know if anything was going on. We were hesitant...

- Usha P.

Allison K.

5.0

Allie is wonderful! She recently watched my two toddlers for the first time and it was my daughters' first time being babysat by anyone outside of friends/family. I had been apprehensive about finding someone to match my girls' energy and emotional needs while also being safe and reliable. I'm so...

- Melissa W.

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