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30,292 cat sitters are listed on Care.com

The average rate is $14/hr as of April 2024

The average star rating for cat sitters is 4.8

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Elisabeth B.


McLean, VA

$24-25/hr2 yrs exp

Animal Aficionado, Cat Specialist

I grew up with cats and dogs, caring for them from their kittenhood and puppyhood and into their golden years. I've also cared for the cats and dogs of various family members, walking and playing with them, feeding them, and dispensing medication. Currently, I have two 15-year-old kitties who have been my "ride-or-die" for most...
Elisabeth can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
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Machaila W.


Rockville, MD

$40-48/hr10 yrs exp

Will Update My Bio After I Setup The Rest Of My Account

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Most my career life I have worked for the county & private security, but the best part was returning home to my fur babies! My passion has always been with animals as my dream was to be a vet, but my heart couldn't handle when giving bad news. So, I opted to have my own babies & to care for others'! & that is why I am here to...
Machaila can also help with: Pet walking, pet transportation, pet sitting, daily feeding, administration of medicine

Recent reviews:

5.0
Machaila was an amazing and attentive babysitter for my bird children (two green cheek conures)! It’s rare to meet other people with pet birds and also conures, and so Machaila was an expert in handling my babies and even taught me some training tips for my birds....

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Sarah M.


Fairfax, VA

$8-30/hr3 yrs exp

Hi!!! I am a junior at George Mason University studying Theater and Special Education. At school, I teach early literacy and theatre to kids ages 3-12, but I have a soft spot in my heart for our furry friends as well!!! I have always loved dogs and cats and I was hoping to adopt a forever friend of my own when I moved out, but...
Sarah can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Trustworthy reliable Pet sitting with many years of experience with cats , dogs, birds, fish , turtles etc. will make sure they have all the food they need and company they need, your pet will receive the care , love and attention they crave and deserve
Yadira can also help with: Pet transportation, pet sitting, pet walking

Recent review:

5.0
Yadira took excellent care of my two cats while I was out of town for a few days. She was very friendly, caring, thorough, always on-time, and willing to go above and beyond what was asked of her. My cats and I would highly recommend her for taking care of your...

Justin M.

I do dog/cat sitting. I can stay at owners place. But most of the time just walk them out and feed them.
Raquel can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
Hi! My name is Sabrina and I am a recent graduate from the University of Maryland. I am no stranger to pets. My family has had a cat for many years and I've taken care of dogs for many friends before! I am both a cat and dog person - not biased in any way. I love animals and would love the chance to take care of your pets for...
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Clara B.


McLean, VA

$17-35/hr1 yrs exp

I have worked at kennels and helped get animals ready to get adopted, i've grown up fostering cats and dogs, while owning my own, also animal sitting around my neighborhood for about 2 years, i've watched and cared for cats, dogs, birds and fish!
Clara can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting, pet transportation
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Morgan H.


Reston, VA

$12-50/hr7 yrs exp

I have been a pet/house sitter for 5+ years and have experience caring for dogs and cats of all breeds and sizes. I have one dog and three rabbits of my own, so I am familiar with caring for small animals/rodents as well. Additionally my own dog has severe allergies as well as a myriad of other skin issues, so I am familiar with...
Morgan can also help with: Administration of medicine, pet transportation, pet sitting

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello, my name is Audrey and I am 21 years old. I have two cats names Ashby and Mosby, and a dog Wally. I have dog sat in the past, and cat sit. I have cat sit for 8 cats at a time. I love all breeds of cats and dogs, and make sure the pets feel loved, safe and get their attention they deserve.
Audrey can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
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Laurel G.


Rockville, MD

$15-25/hr2 yrs exp

Pet Sitter Available

I grew up with cats, dogs, and horses. I currently have two cats of my own. I am available to both watch your pets and for dog walking.
Laurel can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking
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Caroline B.


Broad Run, VA

$14-19/hr10 yrs exp

Hi, my name is Caroline and I have 10 years of pet sitting experience! I've taken care of my family's and my neighbors' dogs, cats, fish, you name it! I love all animals but I definitely have a soft spot for dogs and cats! I know how important it is that your pets are treated gently and with as much care as I give my own fur...
Caroline can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
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Ethel F.


Centreville, VA

$18-50/hr1 yrs exp

Ethel

Hello! My name is Ethel. I love animals. I had a dog and a cat growing up as a child, and my love for animals has grown into my adulthood. I have a passion for learning and understanding different species of animals. My experience in pet care is from having my own pets and sitting and volunteering for family, friends and...
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Lauren K.


Leesburg, VA

$12-17/hr

Dog And Cat Sitter

I mainly have experience in child care but have also watched and walked pets for many families. I am a big pet lover and feel comfortable caring after all common pets. I have owned dogs, cats, hamsters, lizards, and fish. I have also watched birds for my neighbors. I mainly have experience with watching and walking dogs.
Lauren can also help with: Pet transportation, pet walking, pet sitting
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Taleen S.


Reston, VA

$10-20/hr

Fun-Loving Pet Sitter Available!

Hi, I'm Taleen! I'm 29 years old and so excited for the opportunity to care for your pets! Having had pets of my own throughout my life, I know the importance that comes with entrusting your fur babies with someone else. I grew up with an orange Tabby, Whiskers, a Brittany Spaniel, Hunter, and I currently have a black cat,...
Taleen can also help with: Pet transportation, pet sitting, pet walking
Hi - My name is Megi and I'm currently working at Columbia College Vienna Va as a teacher, human resources manager and Admission Representative. I am originally from Albania and have been in Us for 7 years. I have been working as a dog & cat sitter ( part- time) for 2 years, so pretty comfortable with them. I am happy to work...
Megi can also help with: Boarding, grooming, pet transportation, pet sitting, pet walking
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Iryna M.


McLean, VA

$15-35/hr5 yrs exp

Hello, I'm a currently working part time as a nanny/babysitter and study at NOVA. During the summer I have a lot of free time that I try to fill with extra jobs like house and pet sitting or other occasional babysitting days. I've experience in taking care of pets especially dogs and cats. Unfortunately, I'm not able to provide...
I have a number of years of volunteer experience working with dogs and cats. I did over night work to make sure newborn pets were fed and able to use the restroom as well as sitting for dogs and cats as well. I also have experience caring for fish and reptiles. I personally have 2 dogs (a jack russell terrier and a chihuahua)...
Jelisa can also help with: Pet walking, pet transportation, pet sitting
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Maleigha S.


Derwood, MD

$17-20/hr6 yrs exp

Pet Sitter/caregiver

Hello! My name is Maleigha. I have many years of pet care experience. I grew up caring for farm animals as well as many of my own pets so I am well versed in the level of care and responsibility that is required to make your pet happy and healthy:) I also have 5 years of experience in helping dogs and cats give birth if that is...
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Morgan K.


Bethesda, MD

$25-50/hr7 yrs exp

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have had the pleasure of sitting and walking dogs/ cats. In having both dogs and cats myself, I love helping others when they are in need of pet care.
Morgan can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
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Natchadapa S.


Rockville, MD

$11-16/hr2 yrs exp

I Love Dig And Cat

Hi, I do not have experience with walking or sitting a dog tbh but I willing to do. I love all kind of animals and I grow up with dog and cat. So please give me a chance to taking care of your pet! Thank you Nat
Natchadapa can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting

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