Popular Housesitting & Pet Sitting Sites
Here is a mix of the best free sitting sites as well as top-notch paid service sitting sites across the web.
1. Trusted House Sitters
Trusted House Sitters is one of the most popular house sitting websites with an annual owner plan, you can connect with kind and caring sitters who won’t charge to keep your pets safe and happy at home whenever you’re away. ID verification and criminal background checks on sitters is part of the registration process, adding another layer of security.
Regions Covered: All over
Membership Price: $10/month (for owners as well as sitters)*
*Note: Profile set up is free, but setting up a booking requires users to register as paid members.
2. Mind My House
Mind My House provides all the online tools for homeowners and house/pet sitters to find each other from around the globe (or around the corner) since 2005.
Regions: All over – mostly North America and Europe
Membership Price: Free for owners, $20/year for sitters
Cost of Services: Mind My House lets owners and sitters decide if money should be exchanged.
Rover is an online app and website that provides access to a large network of pet caregivers in your area. With exceptional customer support and the nation’s largest community of pet sitters and dog walkers, Rover is the easiest way for pet parents to find and book trustworthy neighborhood pet care. In fact, a service is booked on Rover every minute of every day.
Regions: Your local area (networks across more than 10,000 cities)
Membership Price: Free. Rover takes 20% of the money that is exchanged
Cost of Services: Services range in pricing. Rover is a community marketplace, with prices varying depending on location, pet size, and services required.
Care is a service-based site with a design is similar to Rover – it’s a website network of local caregivers, with pet sitting as one of many options (including babysitting, elderly care, and more).
Regions: Your local area
Membership Price: Starts at $40/month, can be as low as $13/month with 1-year commitment.