Best Pet Sitters
in San Mateo

Why These Pet Sitters?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored pet sitters on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best pet sitters in San Mateo, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Adele's Pet Sitting

Adele's Pet Sitting cares for pets in their homes as opposed to kennel boarding. The company finds this option keeps a pet healthy, safe, and relaxed upon their owner's return. Adele's Pet Sitting's service area includes Millbrae, South San Francisco, Daly City, Colma, and the owner's hometown of San Bruno. Adele's is bonded and insured for maximum customer peace of mind. While sitting, Adele's is happy to perform home services such as bringing in the mail and packages and alternating lights and window coverings to create a lived-in feel for pets who need to stick to their routines. In addition to pet sitting, the company offers midday walking and potty breaks as well as pet taxi service.

San Bruno, CA(650) 877-2429


Anna’s Little Paws

Anna’s Little Paws is a pet sitting service with a professional and personal approach to pet care. The company offers a simple and streamlined menu of services that includes pet boarding for individual dogs, on-leash neighborhood walks, off-leash runs in dog parks, and pet sitting, which includes up to three drop-in visits per day as well as overnight stays. To ensure maximum security, Anna's is a licensed, bonded, and insured company with memberships in National Association of Professional Pet Sitters and Pet Sitters International. Anna's Little Paws accept new clients in many Oakland and East Bay neighborhoods, including Laurel District, Montclair Village, Piedmont, and South Berkeley.

Oakland, CA(510) 261-7389


Bark! Meow! Chirp! Pet Sitting

Bark! Meow! Chirp! Pet Sitting, true to its name, offers services for a variety of furry and feathery creatures. The company serves the San Francisco Peninsula area from San Bruno to Redwood City, including Millbrae, Burlingame, San Mateo, Belmont, San Carlos, Redwood Shores, Hillsborough, and Foster City. Bark! Meow! Chirp! is a member of Pet Sitters International, so clients can trust the company's bona fides. Services BMCPS offers include 30-minute visits, one-hour visits, dog walking, pet taxi service, and overnight pet sitting in 12-hour shifts. Bark! Meow! Chirp! can also take care of clients' supply needs with its pet store runs.

San Bruno, CA(650) 996-6104


Jan's Pet Sitting

Jan's Pet Sitting is a professional pet sitting service provider committed to the physical and emotional needs of clients' pets. Jan’s Pet Sitting began in 1996, and in 2005, the company earned First Place Pet Care Service in the San Mateo Daily News' Readers’ Choice awards. The company holds many trusted professional memberships and affiliations with organizations such as Pet Sitters International, the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters, Peninsula Professional Pet Sitters, and Pet Tech certification for pet first aid and CPR. In fact, owner Jan is a certified Pet Tech instructor. The company's full menu of services includes midday walks, vacation care, and medication administration.

Foster City, CA(650) 341-6255


Mel's Pet & Home Services

Mel's Pet & Home Services offers pet sitting services to residents and pets in Redwood City, Menlo Park, and Palo Alto. Mel's Pet & Home Services' professional affiliations are well regarded, including membership in Pet Sitters International. To ensure additional security, Mel's is a bonded and insured business. Clients do not have to worry about Mel's not being available during busy times, as owner Melinda Harkink works with the Peninsula Pet Care Network to back her up in those times. Mel's Pet & Home Services' comprehensive list of services includes pet sitting, home care, and visits coupled with walks.

San Jose, CA(650) 575-8898


MZ Pet Sitting Service

MZ Pet Sitting Service is based in Redwood City, CA, and the company is proud of the high-quality services it offers for all types of pets, including dogs, fish, reptiles, birds, and cats. The company's sitting service include one to three daily visits that provide pets with a customized routine, including feeding, cleaning, walking, and playing. Medication and special diet accommodations can be made at no additional charge, and for pets who need even more attention and care, overnight visits are within MZ Pet Sitting Service's purview. MZ's complete service area covers Belmont, San Carlos, Atherton, Menlo Park, and Palo Alto.

Redwood City, CA(650) 667-7387


Paw Prints

Paw Prints Family is a pet sitting company that provides services to the residents and pets of San Carlos, Belmont, San Mateo, Hillsborough, Burlingame, Millbrae, San Bruno, Pacifica, and surrounding communities. Paw Prints has services to meet the various needs of clients and pets, from secure shorter walks to longer dog hikes, which can include free beach play and dog washing. For clients who simply want their dogs pampered and beautified, Paw Prints offers doggy day spa services. The company has pet boarding services available for more than just dogs, and it also offers doggy day camp and doggy daycare.

San Bruno, CA(650) 440-0760


Peninsula Pets

Peninsula Pets is a full-service pet sitting company proud to provide services to pets of all types. The company's services include in-home pet services such as sitting and feeding as well as in-home veterinary nursing care. Peninsula Pets is a member of VSPN, ASPCA, and HSSV, and the company holds insurance through Pet Sitters Associates, a trusted national organization. Peninsula Pets is proud of its sterling references from previous clients and local veterinary clinics. With more than 15 years of experience serving the Peninsula, PP is confident in its ability to keep pets safe, healthy, happy, and stress-free.

Palo Alto, CA(650) 815-5060


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