Kiwi House Sitters

The largest pet & house sitting site in New Zealand

Dog Sitting Wellington

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Dog Sitting in Wellington - On the original NZ Dog Sitting site

Dog sitting in Wellington is in high demand, as residents regularly need someone to look after the pets while they are away.

And pet sitting is usually far better for your pet than pet boarding, as any Vet will tell you.

Better for your pets

Pet sitting means that the sitter is living in your home while you're away. This allows your beloved pet to stay in their own familiar environment, with human company and love—making it the very best option for your pet's health and emotional well-being, in most cases.

Free for owners

It is 100% free for owners join and find pet sitters—and the pet sitters will usually sit for free. Oh, and they provide in-house security and garden maintenance at the same time.

We are the original Dog Sitting site

We've been doing pet sitting much longer than any of the new "pet" websites—most home owners get house sitters to look after their pets i.e. pet sitting. Over that time we have developed many layers of robust security and a surprisingly easy and rewarding user experience.

Finding Dog Sitters in Wellington

Discover trusted and loving pet sitters willing to look after your house, pets and garden, usually FOR FREE (in exchange for free accommodation).

  • LOVING in-home care for your dogs
  • FREE dog and house sitting
  • FREE to join, free to place a house Ad - for ever!
  • SECURE: In-house messaging & layers of security
  • HOME & GARDEN: Security and maintenance

Kiwi House Sitters is the original dog sitting site. It is the largest dog sitting site in New Zealand, providing market leading security, support and service. Join for free and enjoy real peace of mind while you’re away. Click here to find out HOW DOG SITTING WORKS.

Dog Sitting in Wellington - This city has it all, including dogs

Dog sitting jobs in Wellington

Wellington has more cafes and bars per capita than New York. It has big city style and small town charm, with a gorgeous bayside setting, glorious weather and a laid-back lifestyle. Lonely Planet calls it "The coolest little capital city in the world" - and they would know.

It offers up a delicious bistro of arts, entertainment, food, wine, beaches, bays, history, music and arts festivals, gardens and of course, the historic cable car up to the Botanic Gardens, with sweeping views across the city.

The capital

Wellington is the capital city of New Zealand, so it's got the parliament buildings and many fantastic museums and galleries, including the astonishing Te Papa Tongarewa National Museum. The art galleries are superb, the cafes friendly and the restaurants include many of New Zealand's finest - in fact, Wellington is also known as the culinary capital of New Zealand.


And you may have heard of Wellywood. Yes, Wellington is the home of Peter Jackson, the famous director of The Lord of the Rings trilogy, and The Hobbit trilogy (and a bunch of other films including the B-grade zombie classic, Braindead). Weta workshop is where a lot of the films are made, located in the beautiful Miramar.

It's a happening place in the most beautiful of settings, with loads of housesitting opportunities - come and visit the "coolest" capital in the world.

Dog city

With a high dog ownership rate, this city is the perfect place to be a dog sitter. Sign up now and get sitting.

Still the best Wellington dog sitting site

With such high dog ownership, there is always a whole lot of sitting happening in this city, and Kiwi House Sitters is the best way to find pet sitting jobs.

We are the original NZ dog-sitting site, and we have been market leaders for well over a decade. We provide a secure and practical service with award-winning support.

  • LARGEST and most trusted NZ dog sitting site
  • EVEN MORE OWNERS who contact sitters directly i.e. no Ad
  • SECURE in-house messaging system
  • SAVE A FORTUNE in rent & broaden your horizons

Kiwi House Sitters is the original, the largest and the most active dog sitting community in NZ. With far more dog sitting jobs, every month, than any other site, this is the right place to jump in. Click here to find out HOW DOG SITTING WORKS.