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Looking for a Holiday Gig? 6 Reasons Why College Students Think Rover is Perfect

If you’re a college student who loves dogs and would love some extra funds this season, become a pet sitter or dog walker on and make $1,000 or more per month.

What Exactly is Rover?
Whether you need in-home dog boarding, pet sitting, dog walking, or day care, Rover connects pet parents with people who’ll treat their dogs like family. And with over 92% of the population living within a short drive of one of the 65,000 sitters who’ve listed their services on Rover, it’s easy to find someone who needs care for their furry family members during the busiest time of the year!

Anyone can sign up for Rover and make $1,000+ per month.

Anyone can sign up for Rover and make $1,000+ per month.

Is it only for college students?
No way! Anyone can sign up for Rover and make $1,000+ per month. Dog sitting is created out of love, but getting paid is a huge benefit. Not only is Rover a great way to get extra money, but you’ll also get paid automatically two days after each stay or walk. That means no awkward cash exchanges, and no need to worry about when your payment is going to show up.

You have a lot of flexibility. Between your busy class or work schedule, extracurriculars, and mounting busywork, it can be hard to fit in a full—or even part-time—job. But with Rover, you can squeeze in dog walks into your busy schedule, snuggle dogs while you study, or coordinate your days  any way you need to.

And you’re in control. On Rover, you decide what services you want to offer. Offer dog walking, dog boarding in your home, house sitting, drop-in visits, or doggy day care. You can charge what you want for each service, and you can raise or lower them as you gain more experience. (Curious about what you should charge? Here are what top dog walkers in San Antonio and top dog boarding sitters in San Diego are charging.)

But you also get tons of support. With Rover, you call all the shots, but you’re never alone. Rover has a 24/7 team of Trust & Safety experts standing by to help—just in case. And, if you want to run a question past other dog sitters, simply post it in Rover’s Q&A Community.

Hundreds of homes are waiting for you!

Hundreds of homes are waiting for you!

The technology can go anywhere you do. You can do everything you need to do on the Rover app—respond to requests, get paid, and even track and share information with your clients even when you’re visiting your hometown for the holidays.

Want to learn more about becoming a Rover pet sitter or dog walker? Check them out here!

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