House Sitting in Melrose, Albany, NY

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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1. Loralys Verified Background Check

PhD Student to Love Your Fur Babies

Park South, Albany, NY, 12208

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Loralys was great! Patient and loving with the dogs. They really like her. She sent me frequent updates and pictures. I would definitely use her again. (more)"

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2. Zoe Verified Background Check

All For Them, Loving Attentive Care

Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Zoe was a great pet sitter! She walked my dogs every day! I got regular photos every day of my pets and that was very comforting! I would definitely recomm... (more)"

3. Mellissa Verified Background CheckRover 101

10 years professional pet care

Delmar, NY, 12054

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mellissa was absolutely wonderful!!! She stayed at my house for a week and took care of my kitten, cat, dog, and bird! She is even gave them all meds with no... (more)"

4. Larissa Verified Background Check

I love dogs of all kinds!

Menands, NY, 12204

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We hired Larissa to watch our two dogs while we went away for an extended weekend and we could not have been happier or more impressed with her! This was our... (more)"

5. Chloe Verified Background Check

Full time pet lover!

New Scotland, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chloe house sat for me while I was away over the Thanksgiving holiday. She did a great job of watching my 5-year old pittie mix Dewey. I will look to use her... (more)"

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6. Amanda Verified Background Check

I will play and brush your pup

Watervliet, NY, 12189

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was the perfect fit for my “special” dog with issues. She was responsive and sent pics while I was away. I will definitely be requesting her again w... (more)"

7. Jane Verified Background CheckRover 101

House on 8 acres - Home full time

Slingerlands, NY, 12159

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Jane was so flexible and accommodating to our last minute request! She was great with our puppy and sent so many pictures and updates it made leaving her for... (more)"

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8. Ruth Verified Background CheckRover 101

Home away from home

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ruth has been a godsend to our family! We have been blessed with two dogs who we love, but unfortunately have behavioral issues that have made lesser confide... (more)"

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9. Melissa Verified Enhanced Background Check

Responsible, safe, & fun pet lover

New Scotland, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can get a little crazy when I need a dogsitter, but Melissa handled all my concerns with grace and ease. My dog loved her the instant she walked through th... (more)"

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10. Cydney Verified Background Check

Cats, Dogs, Horses...Oh my!

Delaware Avenue, Albany, NY, 12209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have been involved in rescuing and fostering Bull Mastiffs for the past few years now and Cydney has been a great help in ensuring that they are all cared ... (more)"

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11. Denisse Verified Background Check

Foster Mom here to help!

Melrose, Albany, NY, 12203

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Denisse is one of the nicest and accommodating animal loving people I know. She has taken care of my senior dog Teddy and my playful cat Luna for many years ... (more)"

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12. Jennifer Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dog lover with lots of love to give

colonie, NY, 12205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We felt very comfortable and confident leaving for our 2-week vacation, we knew our girls would be well taken care of. They immediately loved Jen when she st... (more)"

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13. Crystal Verified Background Check

Bishop's Boarding and Petsitting

Delaware Avenue, Albany, NY, 12209

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I have known Crystal and her family for 10 years and as a animal rescuer of 20+ years experience myself I know the value of having a dedicated and responsibl... (more)"

14. Ashley Verified Background Check

I'm a dog lover and a hard worker.

Center Square, Albany, NY, 12210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She is very punctual. Most folks are slow in response. But she is exceptional. She responds no time and very accommodating. Highly recommended!!!! (more)"

15. Imonia Verified Background Check

I am affectionate and love feedback

Sheridan Hollow, Albany, NY, 12206

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a huge animal lover ever since I was a child I've cared for pets from guinea pigs to horses however dogs, cats and fishes I had the most exper... (more)

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16. Mikela Verified Background Check

Your fur baby deserves the best!

Albany, NY, 12202

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Mikela is an awesome choice for a dog sitter. She had dealt with my 2 very hyper and needy dogs on multiple occasions when I went on extended vacations. She’... (more)"

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17. Elizabeth Verified Background Check

college student who loves animals!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elizabeth was awesome! She took such great care of my little guy, Perry. She sent me pics throughout the weekend that were much appreciated. Definitely recom... (more)"

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18. Daniel Verified Background Check

I Love Dogs!

Campus Area-University District, Albany, NY, 12203

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I always love dogs and love caring for them and will make them feel right at home! I work weekdays Monday - Wednesday 11:30 till 7:30 and Thursday ... (more)

19. Cynthia Verified Background Check

Can’t wait to meet your pet!

New Scotland, Albany, NY, 12205

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have been an animal lover for my entire life and have been caring for pets from a very young age. I currently have 2 small breed dogs, however, ... (more)

20. Mary Verified Background Check

Fun galore - from naps to jogs!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mary has cared for my pup, Bailey, multiple times and every time she has been a delight! She takes Bailey on walks and to the park multiple times a day and I... (more)"

In Melrose, Albany, NY, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 408 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in the Albany, NY metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting in Melrose can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book house sitting in Albany on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Melrose, Albany house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Melrose, Albany, NY who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Melrose house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Melrose, Albany, NY for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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