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60,311 pet sitters are listed on Care.com

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

The average star rating for pet sitters is 4.8

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Nicole L.


Asheville, NC

<$10/hr 10 yrs exp

Exceptional Pet Sitting/Dog Walking

4.9

(13)

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I've had pets of all kinds growing up and love and understand the happiness that they bring into our lives. With your busy schedules, you want to be rest assured that your pet, whom you consider to be like a child of your own, is in good hands. Seeing them happy, makes me happy.

Recent Review:

5.0
Nicole is so kind, caring and genuinely concerned about my pets well-being. It's obvious as soon as you see your pets reaction to even laying eyes on her. When I need to be away for an extended period of...

Reviewed by Lorraine L.

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Sarah D.


Riverside, CT

$25-30/hr 8 yrs exp

28 Year Old Animal Lover Available For Dog + Cat Sitting

5.0

(11)

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As an animal lover, I have a lot of experience caring for pets. I have three adult cats of my own, two of whom I have raised since they were 8 weeks old who are 13 now. The other one I adopted three years ago from a family friend and she is 13 as well. I have over 8 years of cat sitting experience...
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Hannah K.


Middleboro, MA

$13-18/hr 10 yrs exp

Hannah Elizabeth's Animal Sitting

5.0

(19)

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My name is Hannah K. and I have lived on a farm my whole life. Animals are my passion and I love being able to help people who have busy schedules and or need any help with their animal. I'm here for you and your animals needs!
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Katie D.


Belmont, MA

$25-35/hr 9 yrs exp

Pet Care Services & House Sitting

4.9

(14)

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I am a dog and cat lover with 9 years of pet care and house sitting experience, as well as the proud pet parent of 2 cats and 2 dogs, all rescues. For several years I volunteered at Save a Dog Humane Society, providing hands-on care and training. I have a flexible schedule and generally available on...
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Tina F.


Aurora, IL

$10-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced, Honest, Reliable, Quality Care For Pets - Pet Sitter/Dog Walker - As My Full-Time Business

5.0

(18)

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Hi! I'm an educated, mature, married woman, have my own car, have pets of my own, a flexible schedule & do this as my full-time business. I earned my American Red Cross CPR/1st Aid Certification for Dogs & Cats on 4-6-13. I have a degree from U of I (Champaign-Urbana) & a Paralegal diploma in CA. I...
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Audrey R.


Randolph, NJ

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Gentle, Compassionate, Experienced Pet Sitter & Caregiver Specializing In Cats!!

5.0

(11)

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I'm a former veterinary nurse with well over 10 years of experience caring for a variety of animals, including dogs, cats, birds, fish and reptiles. Since childhood, I've been a lover of ALL animals but primarily characterize myself as a cat enthusiast. I adore cats of all ages, breeds and...
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Dawn J.


Lexington, SC

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

In Your Home Pet Sitter Available

5.0

(19)

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Need a reliable pet sitter? I have been pet sitting for 14 years now and would love to be your pet sitter on a part time, full time or occasional basis. How much you use me is up to you. I am a huge animal lover and will give your babies the kind of care you would give them while out of town on...
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Karina M.


Conifer, CO

$30-40/hr 7 yrs exp

Pet & House/Farm Sitter, Dog Walker/Hiker

5.0

(10)

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Hello, my name is Karina and I am an animal caretaker with many years of veterinary technician experience who has been looking after pets both in their home and mine for many years. I have excellent references and have developed strong bonds with many pets and families. I have experience with and...
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William S.


Oreland, PA

$15-25/hr 6 yrs exp

Full Time Caregiver Available

5.0

(11)

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I provide dog sitting, dog walking, and pet care services. Safety is my number one concern when caring for pets. I am fully insured for providing pet care services. I have 6 years of experience between fostering dogs, volunteering with local dog rescues, taking care of dogs, pet sitting dogs, and...
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Anna K.


Rochester, NY

$15-20/hr 8 yrs exp

Pet Pro Available For Care!

5.0

(10)

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Hi, I'm Annie! I'm from NYC and moved to Rochester 6 months ago. I've been working part-time at a dog kennel and enjoying occasional pet-sitting jobs. Your pets' safety and comfort are of utmost importance to me. I have experience with and love for all kinds of animals, from hamsters to horses!...
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Valerie L.


Commack, NY

$20-25/hr 2 yrs exp

Rescue Mom Passionate About Animals

5.0

(17)

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Hi! I'm Valerie and would love to meet you and your fur baby! A little about me I graduated in May with my MBA from Hofstra University and adopted my dog Meeko two years ago from a town shelter. I'm an avid volunteer for One Love Dog Rescue and just love pets (cats too!) :) As a sitter I created...

Recent Review:

5.0
Valerie is kind, gentle, loving and most of all dependable and accommodating. I am so grateful to have her caring for my pupper. I have piece of mind knowing Valerie is taking care of my dog.. love her!

Reviewed by Lesley P.

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Christy W.


Mount Pleasant, NC

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(12)

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Hey there, My name is Christy. I've been pet sitting for 15 years and love every minute of it! My 5 yr Nanny job recently came to an end when school started back. I literally missed their family pets the most! I receive weekly pics of their dogs waiting by the window for me each morning. I can...
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Gloria P.


Austin, TX

$15-25/hr 1 yrs exp

Love Furry Friends

5.0

(10)

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I have many years of experience with my own pets, as well as helping out others. I am very trustworthy, dependable, and caring. I love all animals and wish I could have more of my own. I have 1 cat. I love dogs but I've always had a cat, sometimes 2. I can help with Pet Transportation and Pet...

Recent Review:

5.0
Gloria is very dependable, professional, and responsive. When we are away from our pet, we rest assured that he will be taken care of.

Reviewed by Jolene S.

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Karen R.


Crestwood, IL

$20-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Pet Caregiver/medicines/shots/fluids

4.9

(10)

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I've had dogs and cats since I was little and have over 20 years of sitting experience. I have 3 dogs and 5 cats. I foster cats/kittens, dogs/puppies through PAWS of Tinley Park animal shelter. I also can administer fluids, shots and medications. I love all animals and will treat your animals like...
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Sandra L.


Levittown, PA

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Part-Time Animal Caregiver/Walker/Sitter

5.0

(12)

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Hello! My name is Sandy. My adult daughter and I just love taking care of animals. She is currently working towards a degree in Marine biology. So, let me tell you a little about myself: My family has always had animals in our house. My parents had Doberman Pinschers, rabbits, birds, fish and even a...
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Sharon B.


Gainesville, GA

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

We Will Treat Your Pets Like Family!!!

5.0

(11)

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I am recently retired and am now free to embrace my passion which is my love of animals. My husband and I have been married for 39 years and have 1 lovely daughter and 3 beautiful grandchildren along with 2 dogs, 6 cats, 3 birds, 2 gerbils, and a pond filled of gorgeous Koi and goldfish. I will...
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Christine N.


Bowie, MD

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced Pet Sitter Available For In-home/overnight Care.

5.0

(10)

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Hello. After 40 years of pet sitting along with retail, I have retired from retail and have taken my pet sitting career to full time status. I love to have dogs in my home, and would be happy to have your fur babies in my home too. I live with my elderly mother so I stay very close to home, so your...

Recent Review:

5.0
Christine is very personable and professional. She has a lot of experience with parrots, which I needed and finding someone competent and comfortable around birds is challenging. Christine really fit the bill...

Reviewed by Karen K.

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Amanda W.


Lake Forest, CA

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Professional Pet Care

5.0

(10)

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I am a former Zookeeper committed to providing the best possible care for your pets. I have been working with animals professionally for the past 15 years. I have done everything from boarding and daycare to walking and pet sitting. I promise to treat your pets with love and respect as if they were...

Recent Review:

5.0
Amanda is awesome! She's very responsive, on time, dependable, responsible, and did a fantastic job cat sitting our two cats. One of our cats is usually scared of people, but loved Amanda! I definitely...

Reviewed by Katie S.

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Marnie S.


Carrollton, TX

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Trustworthy, And Flexible Pet Sitter Available For Pet Care

5.0

(11)

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Hello, my name is Marnie. A little about myself: I am 41 years old, social, and active/sporty. I am trustworthy, dependable, and flexible with my schedule, to include overnight stays. I run and operate an animal nonprofit organization and I am also a longtime volunteer at the local animal shelter. I...
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Courtney M.


Alameda, CA

$15-50/hr 10 yrs exp

Animals Love Me And I Love Them

5.0

(14)

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Hello! I'm new to SF - moved via the Midwest and Boston. I work for San Francisco Opera and have been a personal assistant, pet sitter, and dog walker for over 10 years. My mom works in rescue, so I grew up with foster dogs of all temperaments. I now have cat nieces and nephews, so I have plenty of...

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Recent pet sitter reviews

Nicole L.

5.0

Nicole is so kind, caring and genuinely concerned about my pets well-being. It's obvious as soon as you see your pets reaction to even laying eyes on her. When I need to be away for an extended period of time I have on occasion flown Nicole out to stay with my babies because I KNOW they are safe...

- Lorraine L.

Valerie L.

5.0

Valerie is kind, gentle, loving and most of all dependable and accommodating. I am so grateful to have her caring for my pupper. I have piece of mind knowing Valerie is taking care of my dog.. love her!

- Lesley P.

Gloria P.

5.0

Gloria is very dependable, professional, and responsive. When we are away from our pet, we rest assured that he will be taken care of.

- Jolene S.

Christine N.

5.0

Christine is very personable and professional. She has a lot of experience with parrots, which I needed and finding someone competent and comfortable around birds is challenging. Christine really fit the bill and I'm glad I hired her.

- Karen K.

Amanda W.

5.0

Amanda is awesome! She's very responsive, on time, dependable, responsible, and did a fantastic job cat sitting our two cats. One of our cats is usually scared of people, but loved Amanda! I definitely recommend hiring Amanda, she did a fantastic job.

- Katie S.

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