Child Care

Tutoring

Senior Care

Pet Care

Housekeeping

Compare top cat sitters

Find care

Find cat sitters near you that you’ll love

29,547 cat sitters are listed on Care.com

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

The average star rating for cat sitters is 4.9

Cat sitters near me

Jillian V.'s Photo

Jillian V.


Columbia, MO

$10-15/hr 6 yrs exp

Great Dog And Cat Sitter!

5.0

(2)

Background Check

I am a huge animal lover. I have had many pets of my own, and would love to take care of yours while you are away. I have experience with dogs, cats, gerbils/hamsters, rabbits, birds and turtles. I am currently a foster parent for Boone County Animal Care so I have experience with all ages of pets....
Sarah H.'s Photo

Sarah H.


Portland, OR

$25-36/hr 10 yrs exp

Dog And Cat Lover

5.0

(3)

Background Check

Hello! I'm Sarah. I have been pet sitting since I was in my single digits for my neighbors and family members growing up. I have experience with 2-month-old puppies & kittens to senior dogs & cats, toy breeds to large breeds, as well as caring for 4 cats & 20 dogs at a time at a dog day care and...
Brittany M.'s Photo

Brittany M.


Plainfield, IL

$10-15/hr 1 yrs exp

Part Or Full Time Dog And Cat Sitter

5.0

(1)

Background Check

I worked at PetSmart overnights caring for the dogs and cats. I took the dogs for walks to go to the bathroom. I volunteered at Hinsdale Humane Society for a year and a half walking dogs and socializing cats. I completed online schooling for dog training through Animal Behavior College and now have...

Recent Review:

5.0
Brittany's attention and care of the animals that we had was excellent. Highly recommend!

Reviewed by Tony G.

Nicole P.'s Photo

Nicole P.


Fort Collins, CO

$15-20/hr 4 yrs exp

Dog And Cat Care Taker

5.0

(2)

Background Check

I would love to provide dog or cat sitting in your own home! Having animals of my own my whole life, I've found ways to carry my passion for animals into my work life. After creating an animal center and humane treatment program in the Peace Corps, I returned back to the USA and worked for an animal...
Enid M.'s Photo

Enid M.


Princess Anne, MD

$20-30/hr 3 yrs exp

Dog / Cat Sitter

5.0

(1)

Background Check

Hello! I love animals! Right now in this point in my life I can't afford to give a sweet pup and cat the life they deserve. Instead I want to help others have happy and healthy pets. Feel free to message me with any help!
Rodrigo C.'s Photo

Rodrigo C.


Astoria, NY

$15-20/hr 2 yrs exp

Loyal Like A Dog And Independent Like A Cat

5.0

(2)

Background Check

I have 2 years of experience pet sitting and a lifetime of pet love experience in my life. I can help with Pet Walking and Pet Sitting. Currently, I live with a very elegant Labrador called Freddie. Besides him, I also walk weekly one of my best buddies, a big doberman called Duke. I have pet sit a...
Jill B.'s Photo

Jill B.


Kirkland, WA

$20-25/hr 1 yrs exp

Loving Cat Sitter

5.0

(1)

Background Check

Hi, I'm Jill! I am a cat lover through and through. I'm also feeling the effects of empty nest syndrome and mourning the loss of my 19-year-old kitty, Siri. (Her name predates the Apple voice name!) Throughout Siri's life, we came to find need for cat care while we went on vacation. We boarded her a...
Kelly G.'s Photo

Kelly G.


Plymouth, IN

<$10/hr 10 yrs exp

Cat Luvr

5.0

(1)

Background Check

I have multiple years of experience caring for my pets. I can help with Pet Walking and Pet Sitting. I have 7 cats and one large hound type dog. I am available after my regular 8-5 job during the week and all day on the weekends. I have extensive experience caring for cats & dogs, walking, applying...
Mary R.'s Photo

Mary R.


Gig Harbor, WA

$18-30/hr 2 yrs exp

Dog And Cat Lover!

5.0

(1)

Background Check

I can provide dog sitting in your home! I currently live with a golden retriever but grew up with 3+ dogs in my home at all times. I also have a cat so I love cats as well. My experience with dogs has been life-long and I have grown up with large dogs specifically (Newfoundland, pitbull, etc.)....
Desiree R.'s Photo

Desiree R.


West Orange, NJ

$20-25/hr 6 yrs exp

Pet Sitter- Dogs,Cats,Fish

5.0

(1)

Background Check

Newly Rutgers graduate . I am an avid animal lover and have always had them growing up. I currently have 2 dogs, 3 cats, and a fish! I've also had a gecko and rabbits. Open to taking care of most animals just ask!
Nathan G.'s Photo

Nathan G.


Bealeton, VA

$9-13/hr 1 yrs exp

Animal Loving Dog And Cat Sitter

5.0

(2)

Background Check

I've helped my neighbors with their dogs in the past and I absolutely loved it. I helped feed and walk their dogs.
Caris S.'s Photo

Caris S.


Beaumont, CA

$16-20/hr 3 yrs exp

Dog And Cat Sitter

5.0

(4)

Background Check

Hello, my name is Caris! Qualifications 4+ years of experience Services available: Pet sitting Overnight Care Feedings Walks/playtime Command Practice Clean up after pet and pet transportation. I am an animal lover who started working with dogs and cats about 4 years ago. I have two babies...
Kelsy N.'s Photo

Kelsy N.


Greenwood, SC

$12-25/hr 1 yrs exp

Part Time Cat/Dog Sitter

5.0

(1)

Background Check

I can provide cat/dog sitting in your own home. I use to cat/dog sit for my friend who recently moved away. I can play with your dogs, feed them, let them out to go potty, and go on long walks with them. I also can play with your cat, feed your cats, clean the cat litter, and brush your cat. I also...
Josephine L.'s Photo

Josephine L.


South Portland, ME

$15-22/hr 1 yrs exp

Cat Lover!

5.0

(3)

Background Check

Hi I am looking for a part time position, or for those who occasionally need someone to watch their kitty! I'm a student but during the summer I have a part time restaurant job and my schedule is much more free. I grew up with cats and have dealt w them for a long time. I can help with Pet...

Recent Review:

5.0
Josie is a very reliable, responsible person, hard working and caring. I would absolutely trust and recommend her!

Reviewed by Jessica A.

Tia B.'s Photo

Tia B.


Fairborn, OH

$10-31/hr 9 yrs exp

Friendly, Reliable Cat Sitter!

5.0

(1)

Background Check

I have 12 years of experience. I can help with Pet Transportation and Pet Sitting in your home! While I work and specialize currently with kitties currently, I have experience with pups as well! I am fully available to check on your furry family during the weekdays and can be available for overnight...

Recent Review:

5.0
Tia is very knowledgeable and loving toward my pets. She asked the appropriate questions and communicated regularly. She gave them the love and care that I could not while I was gone. I will hire her again...

Reviewed by Jenessa M.

Christa P.'s Photo

Christa P.


Maywood, IL

$17-22/hr

Attentive Cat Or Dog Sitter

5.0

(1)

Background Check

I can provide efficient and fun Cat or Dog sitting care for your pets. I have a cat myself and have had dogs in the past. Looking forward to spending time with your pets :)

Recent Review:

5.0
Christa did an excellent job caring for my cat while I was out of town over Christmas. She was dependable, had great communication, and handled interactions with my very anxious and moody kitty perfectly. I...

Reviewed by Emily S.

Gail B.'s Photo

Gail B.


Portland, OR

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Dog Walking, Rabbit Feeding & Cat Cuddles

5.0

(3)

Background Check

Hello! I own Drop Top the cat. I work from home. I have over 10 years of experience with cats, dogs, and I volunteer at a small horse barn. I can help with Pet Transportation and Pet Sitting. I teach adult yoga classes & senior fitness classes in Portland.

Recent Review:

5.0
Very clean and dog-friendly home. My dog was treated like part of the family AND royalty.

Reviewed by Frankie F.

Dionne M.'s Photo

Dionne M.


Jacksonville, FL

$10-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Love Dogs & Cats!

5.0

(1)

Background Check

I have been pet-sitting off & on for 20+ years so I have plenty of experience. I am fully background checked and covid vaccinated. I'm a positive thinking person with plenty of energy. I've always been a huge animal lover. I like talking to them as if they're human!

Recent Review:

5.0
A beautiful spirit. Took wonderful care of my kitties.

Reviewed by Karen A.

Graci D.'s Photo

Graci D.


Lexington, KY

$8-13/hr 1 yrs exp

Professional Dog/cat Sitter.Short/long Term Stays, Dog Walking, Dog Exercising.

5.0

(1)

Background Check

Professional animal sitter. Services can include house visits, exercise, dog walking, short/long term sitter. I can work with younger and older dogs/cats. I love animals and can get along with any animal. Just let me know what you need and I'll be able to answer any questions.
Nesiah B.'s Photo

Nesiah B.


Newport News, VA

$16-26/hr 7 yrs exp

I Have Pet Sit For Dogs Cats Birds Guineas Oh My!

5.0

(1)

Background Check

I have tended to animal care from a variety of species and breeds. From cleaning bird cages to training puppies and all in between. I just recently was encouraged to try this app Let me start off by saying I grew up with 4 small breed dogs, and would often cat sit for my neighbor and her two cats,...

Showing 81 - 100 of 29554

Recent cat sitter reviews

Brittany M.

5.0

Brittany's attention and care of the animals that we had was excellent. Highly recommend!

- Tony G.

Josephine L.

5.0

Josie is a very reliable, responsible person, hard working and caring. I would absolutely trust and recommend her!

- Jessica A.

Tia B.

5.0

Tia is very knowledgeable and loving toward my pets. She asked the appropriate questions and communicated regularly. She gave them the love and care that I could not while I was gone. I will hire her again without hesitation.

- Jenessa M.

Christa P.

5.0

Christa did an excellent job caring for my cat while I was out of town over Christmas. She was dependable, had great communication, and handled interactions with my very anxious and moody kitty perfectly. I would hire her again in a heartbeat - highly recommend!!

- Emily S.

Gail B.

5.0

Very clean and dog-friendly home. My dog was treated like part of the family AND royalty.

- Frankie F.

Cat Sitter Resources

Neurological disorders in dogs: signs, diagnosis and treatments

Neurological disorders in dogs: signs, diagnosis and treatments

January 9th, 2019 When a dog has a neurological problem, symptoms can be very obvious, sudden and scary.  

Paralysis, tremors or seizures are a

... Read more
How to introduce two cats and manage to keep the peace at home

How to introduce two cats and manage to keep the peace at home

March 30th, 2022 As any cat-owning friend will tell you, felines bring an abundance of comfort, hilarity and companionship to a person’s life. With so much joy a single cat ... Read more
What losing my pet showed me about the power of grief

What losing my pet showed me about the power of grief

March 12th, 2020 One of the most difficult things we can go through is the loss of someone we love. But what if that someone is a beloved family pet? The grief is still diffi... Read more

The right cat sitter is waiting to meet you!

If you need someone to take care of your cat while you are away, hiring a cat sitter can be just what you need. Compare cat sitter profiles, read reviews...

If you need someone to take care of your cat while you are away, hiring a cat sitter can be just what you need. Compare cat sitter profiles, read reviews from other cat parents, and search by hourly rates or experience to find the right match for you.

Cat sitters by the numbers

29,547

providers

3.5 yrs

avg. experience

9,924

member reviews

4.9 / 5

avg. rating

FAQs for finding cat sitters near you

What is a cat sitter?

How much does it cost to hire a cat sitter in 2023?

What questions should I ask a cat sitter before hiring them?

What services do cat sitters usually provide?

How do I find a reliable cat sitter?

Displayed caregivers have had active Care.com profiles within the last 60 months but may not have current active accounts or background checks. Results are illustrative only and may not reflect current availability. Care.com members have access to active, background checked providers.