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Dog sitting at your home

Home visits for while you are away

A qualified dog sitter will drop-in and visit your home to spend some one-on-one time with your dog.

Dog sitting services are suitable for dogs of all ages including puppies and senior dogs.

Personalised in-home care is a safer and more loving alternative to a commercial dog care or dog minding businesses.

How does it work?

Securing a dog sitting booking with Pawshake is easy and safe.

1. Search for a sitter

Choose from a range of experienced dog care sitters nearby.

2. Organise a free meet and greet

Meet your sitter for free before you make a dog sitting booking to make sure it’s a perfect match.

3. Safely confirm your booking

Benefit from in-house customer support and free veterinary coverage for your dog.

Why choose Pawshake for dog sitting?

We've got you and your dog covered

Peace of mind guarantee

Free veterinary coverage included with every booking.
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Experienced local sitters

Find qualified and reliable local dog carers. Every single sitter’s profile is individually reviewed by our dedicated Trust and Safety team. We only accept 15% of sitter applications.

The Pawshake Guarantee

We care about the happiness and safety of you and your dog. On the rare occasion that your sitter has to cancel the booking, our dedicated team will work with you to find a new dog sitter.
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Contactless payments

Pawshake’s safe and cashless booking process means that sitters only get paid after they complete the dog sitting booking.

See what Pawshake dog sitting clients have to say!

Read real dog care reviews from happy dog owners

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Home Visits
Olena, 01-03-2024
I entrusted my beloved cat Gosha to the care of Ilgin for a period of 10 days, and I must say, it was an exceptional experience. Ilgin’s attentiveness, care, and professionalism truly exceeded my expectations. Throughout Gosha’s stay, Ilgin ensured that he was not only fed properly but also showered with attention and affection. Her commitment to his well-being was evident in the daily updates she provided, complete with photos and videos that brought great comfort to me while I was away. Ilgin’s dedication to her role as a pet sitter was evident in every interaction. She went above and beyond to cater to Gosha’s needs and ensure his comfort and happiness. Her genuine love for animals shone through in her interactions with him. I am incredibly grateful to Ilgin for providing such excellent care to Gosha during my absence. Her professionalism, reliability, and genuine love for animals make her an outstanding choice for anyone seeking a trustworthy pet sitter. I wholeheartedly recommend her services to anyone in need of pet care, and I look forward to entrusting Gosha to her care again in the future. Thank you, Ilgin, for your exceptional service!
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Home Visits
Muhammad, 01-01-2024
Jazmyne was a great cat sitter for my two cats during the booked two and half weeks. This is probably my 10th time I hire a cat sitter and I can say that she is one of the top sitters I hired. She was very responsive and accurate in her communication any time I messaged her. She used to send me pictures of my cats daily and made sure everything she used was clean when she left. She took care of the food, litter box, playing with the cats, brushing the cats and followed all instructions.

Frequently asked questions

Your dog sitting questions answered

What does dog sitting include?

With our dog sitting service, an experienced dog care sitter will visit your home and spend some one-on-one time with your dog.

Who will be dog sitting my dog?

Pawshake only accepts dog care sitters who have experience and/or qualifications caring for pets. You will get to search, choose and have a free meet and greet with your dog sitter prior to making a booking.

Is dog sitting the right option for my dog?

Dog sitting is the perfect option for dogs who prefer staying in their own home environment and would like some company during the day. Pawshake’s dog minding services are suitable for dogs of all ages, especially puppies who may be too young to socialise and senior dogs who would feel more comfortable staying at home.

How do I choose a dog care sitter?

Visit the sitter's profile and read about their background, qualifications and experience.Then request a free meet and greet. If you are happy with the dog sitter’s experience and how well they bond with your dog, confirm your booking on Pawshake.

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