House Sitting in Melrose, Albany, NY

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

1. Meghan

Flexible & Loving Caretaker

Rensselaer, NY, 12144

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Meghan was AMAZING. Highly recommended. We have two large dogs that can be a lot to handle sometimes. In fact, while we were gone, one of them threw up all o... (more)"

2. Maureen

I'll walk and play with your pup!

Bishop's Gate, Albany, NY, 12204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dogs were heartbroken when Maureen moved 2 hours away from us. We have two medium/large dogs and they just adored her. She would take them out on leash wh... (more)"

3. Erin

Life-long dog lover who enjoys all

Rensselaer , NY, 12144

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I would love to write a testimonial for Erin.....you might think I can't be totally objective because I am her mom......not true! Erin has grown up her enti... (more)"

4. Alyssa

Vet tech with love to spread

Albany, NY, 12205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alyssa sent me updates timely and made fast friends with my girls! (more)"

5. Delia

home full time, Will run with dogs

Central Avenue, Albany, NY, 12210

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

"Ever since Delia was a young girl she had a natural affinity for all animals especially dogs. In fact early on Delia dreamed of becoming a vet. Delia's empa... (more)"

6. Jasmine

Medical student and dog lover!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jasmine watched my 2 older dachshunds and 2-month-old Great Dane puppy in my house for an overnight. She was wonderful with the dogs and very respectful of m... (more)"

7. Tasha

Working through Rover full-time!

Central Avenue, Albany, NY, 12203

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

12 repeat clients

"Our dog can be a jerk and takes some time to warm up to strangers. Tasha was able to do this in a much shorter time than most. She was gentle, patient, and h... (more)"

8. Mellissa

10 years professional pet care

Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Mellissa was great! It was our first time trying Rover.com out and I am thrilled! I interviewed more than one sitter and decided on Mellissa because my old d... (more)"

9. Rebecca

Love taking care of animals

Central Avenue, Albany, NY, 12210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Rebecca was excellent. I wasn't sure what to expect, since this was my first time hiring someone to dog sit in my house, but she did an excellent job and I w... (more)"

10. Greta

Fun, Caring, Dog Lover Sitter!

Delmar, NY, 12054

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Greta did a wonderful job taking care of my dog, Jack, while I was out of town. I came home to a happy, healthy pup, and I felt comfortable having her in and... (more)"

11. Natasha

Part Time Pet Sitter

Albany, NY, 12206

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

"Natasha was a great dog sitter. My puppy is a 8 week Chorkie. Natasha worked with her on commands such as "sit", took her out to the yard to play with her an... (more)"

12. Elise

Dog lover with a flexible schedule!

Albany, NY, 12203

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

3 repeat clients

"Elise was FABULOUS. We never had to worry about our elderly dog with Elise caring for her. We flew out west to see the eclipse, but missed our flight on the ... (more)"

13. Amanda

Your dog will feel right at home.

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amanda was great! We threw a lot of unintentional curveballs at Amanda (so sorry about that), but she handled everything like a pro. I couldnt recommend Aman... (more)"

14. Amanda

I treat your dog like a fur child!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: While I am currently a cat mom to two little felines (no dogs allowed), I have tons of experience with the dogs of my friends and family! I have ta... (more)

15. Caris

active and avid dog lover

Albany, NY, 12206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I am beyond satisfied with my experience with Caris’s Dog walking and house visit services. Very professional and easy to work with. Super flexible with rate... (more)"

16. Leah

Love dogs more than people

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

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

About: More playful than your own pup, highly experienced with all dogs, looking for a furry someone to get me out of the house on my days off. I am cur... (more)

17. Larissa

I love dogs of all kinds!

Menands, NY, 12204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with four corgis, a unique and challenging breed. Having dogs gave me an adoration for all things canine and animals in general. I work f... (more)

18. Shea

Energetic Dog-Lovers w/ Fenced Yard

Whitehall, Albany, NY, 12209

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

1 repeat client

"Shea is so great with dogs and her two dogs are adorable! I know how much she loves and cares for her own dogs and treats mine the same! (more)"

19. Shelby

Friendly center square walker!

Center Square, Albany, NY, 12210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Shelby takes fantastic care of my pack when I travel - we've been hiring her for about a year and a half, and she's incredibly helpful with my senior pets' n... (more)"

20. Victoria

Any dog, big or small!

Pine Hills, Albaby, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Victoria did a great job. She sent pictures of my boy and otherwise kept me up to date while I was out of town for the weekend. Two thumbs up. (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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