Congrats! Your profile has been approved and is now live on Rover.com. So…what now? We know things can be a bit overwhelming when you’re new, but we’re here to help. Read on to learn more about how to use Rover, how to provide amazing care, and where to go if you have any questions.
Once your profile is live on Rover, dog owners can start sending you requests. Even though you’re new, there are a few things you can do to give yourself a competitive advantage. You’re more likely to get your first request if you:
And once you get your first request, we strongly recommend you book it. Booking your first few requests will help your search rank and your performance scores (more on those a bit further down).
How do dog owners send requests? How do you respond? Here’s how it all works, from start to finish:
Because pet safety is our number-one priority (and yours too), our Terms of Service require you to book through Rover. Booking on the site keeps your personal information secure and gives you a bunch of great benefits, including access to 24/7 support, a dedicated team of Trust & Safety specialists, and the Rover guarantee for dogs in your care.
Now that you know a bit about how to get and book your first request, we want to give some background about how pet owners will find your profile. It all boils down to your search rank:
We hope you love getting to know your dog clients. We also want to make sure you feel prepared for any situation that could come up. If you follow these safety tips, you’re much more likely to have safe stays and walks:
You can also check out our YouTube channel, which has several safety videos just for sitters and dog walkers.
Rover does advertise on your behalf, but you can also attract dog owners who’ve never heard of Rover to your profile. It may sound complicated, but it’s actually pretty simple:
We’ve got some ideas about how to share your profile link and promo code—check ’em out and find some that work for you.
As you watch and walk more dogs, you’re bound to have questions. Luckily, you have a few places you can consult any time you have a question:
Thanks so much for being part of our community—you’re going to do great!
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