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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

Home Visits
Harpreet, 24-10-2022
Fantastic cat sitter service from Jolene. If you need a cat sitter to take care of your fur babies, service is unbeatable. She really knows and understand cats and their behaviour. We have 2 cats and both of them warmed to her very easily. One of our cat is very anxious and skittish around strangers so Jolene had to work with him but she handled it exceptionally well. We feed our cats very specific diet that is mix of specific portion of wet food and dry food, Jolene followed the strict diet exactly to our specifications. One of the great things about Jolene is communication, she would send us our cat photos and videos at every visit so that we could see with our own eyes how well they were doing. We highly recommend her and will be hiring her again. Thank you, Jolene for taking care of Pepper and Misty. We are really grateful. Thanks Jerry
Home Visits
Jenn, 25-01-2023
We are very glad to have found Nuriah, she is a very trustworthy pet sitter for my cat spearmint, ensure tasks given were done according to our needs, also took initiative to inform us on our cat for example when she saw my cat keep scratching his ear...etc.. M very please to receive all updates when she was at my home. I would strongly recommend her for jobs as a pet sitter, thank you very much for taking good care of our cat.

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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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