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House Sitting in Melrose, Albany, NY

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

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1. Maureen

I'll walk and play with your pup!

Menands, NY, 12204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rover made work for me so relaxing. Not only was I confident in my new “sitter” my dog was so relaxed when I got home from my overnight trip. Using a sitter ... (more)"

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2. Erin

Life-long dog lover who enjoys all

Rensselaer , NY, 12144

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I recently adopted a young anxious German shepherd. I did not want Kaydee to board in an unfamiliar place with other dogs. My gut feeling tells me Erin is co... (more)"

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3. Mellissa

10 years professional pet care

Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We were so thrilled with Mellissa! I was so anxious about leaving my dogs with someone after a not-great boarding experience years ago. My dogs are high ener... (more)"

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4. Emily

Doggies make the world go round

Helderberg, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily has taken care of my dogs and cats seberal times. She is very responible, which means I have no worries when I leave my pets in her care. And my dogs a... (more)"

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5. Brittany

Center square, Albany, flexibility!

Center Square, Albany, NY, 12210

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

"Our puppies (now 2 years old) love Brittany. A registered nurse, you can be sure she is responsible and definitely trustworthy. I feel completely comforta... (more)"

6. Rebecca

Love taking care of animals

Central Avenue, Albany, NY, 12210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebecca is A.W.E.S.O.M.E!!! I will definitely book her again. She kept me up-to-date with Tyco and sent pictures throughout the day. She walked him more than... (more)"

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7. Yvannette

Your dog will feel at home with us!

Albany, NY, 12205

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

About: Hi. My name is Yva. I am a wife and a mom to 13 yr old and 18 yr old. We just love dogs. Our pet care is a family business. For the past 4+ years w... (more)

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8. Jasmine

Medical student and dog lover!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

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9. Jacqui

I’ll drive your dog to the park!

Albany, NY, 12211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Full disclosure: Jacqui is my daughter...however, she has assumed primary responsibility for our two dogs, walking, feeding, playing and interacting with th... (more)"

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10. Alyssa

Vet tech with love to spread

Albany, NY, 12205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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

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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)"

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12. Deonna

Treats, toys and yard

Mansion Area, Albany, NY, 12202

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

About: I was raised on a farm and have been around animals my entire life. I was in 4-H for 10 years and learned so much about taking care of animals. My... (more)

13. Joy

I’ll love your dog!

Helderberg, Albany, NY, 12208

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Joy is extremely passionate about animals. She's concern about animal life and their wellbeing which is why she's on her way to becoming a vet. She'll be an ... (more)"

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14. Maya

An absolute dog lover!

Campus Area-University District, Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maya did a great job house sitting for my dog Hudson. He is very timid and she was understanding and worked well with him! We recommend her! :) (more)"

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15. Nicole

Dog day care experience

Park South, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole did a great job! Very pleased! (more)"

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16. Annette

Experienced and adaptable

Delaware Avenue, Albany, NY, 12209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Annette has been a loving and attentive animal owner all her life, dogs, cats, and birds! Her own wonderful pup Shilo had lived to a very great age and suffe... (more)"

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17. Caitlyn

Active Dog Lover with Large Yard

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As anticipated from Caitlyn's previous stays with Iggy, she did an excellent job of caring for him during the day while he recovers from a broken leg. Thank ... (more)"

18. Debby

A dogged "Dog Pleaser"

Upper Washington Avenue, Albany, NY, 12206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Debby is hands down the best sitter I have ever used. Mr. PeanutButter loves Debby! She cared for him and my cat so well. I will hire her again. If you need ... (more)"

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19. 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)

20. Caris

active and avid dog lover

Albany, NY, 12206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

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