The badges displayed in Rover search results and on sitter profile pages are visual symbols of their love of dogs and commitment to high-quality care.
You’ll spot other badges on Rover—as well as a few ribbons—but the most important are the Background Check and Rover 101 badges.
For privacy reasons, Rover doesn’t display a sitter’s contact information until you’ve booked with them.
If you’ve started a conversation on Rover with a sitter or dog walker but haven’t yet booked a service, they may choose to share their phone number and address with you—especially if you decide to arrange a Meet & Greet.
At Rover's love for animals extends way beyond dogs. So while dogs are at the heart of what we do, you’ll find sitters on Rover who care for cats too!
Completely filling out your dog’s profile is one of the best things you can do to make sure your dog has a great time while you’re away. Be sure to include vital information like:
What you write in your dog’s profile will be shared with your sitter or dog walker after you book, that way, they can care for your dog just like you would.
A web browser is a computer program you use to look at—or browse—the internet. While you can access Rover.com with most web browsers, for the best experience we recommend one of the following:
Follow the links above to download a new browser or update your current browser to the latest version. Using a supported web browser and keeping it updated will allow you to take full advantage of our newest features.
At Rover they know that every dog and pet parent is unique. Rover's marketplace of pet sitters and dog walkers—the largest in the world—is designed to help you find your perfect match. You’ll find a variety of sitters and dog walkers to suit every quirk, charm, and special need.
Rover connects pet parents with a nationwide network of dog lovers who can't wait to watch their dog. Search for nearby dog sitters, day care providers, and dog walkers who’ll help care for your pet—at their place or yours. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives.
In addition to connecting pet parents with the best neighborhood pet care, the Rover platform offers premium insurance for all services booked through Rover, 24/7 support and vet consultation, mobile apps, photo and video sharing, and general background checks for sitters and dog walkers.