House Sitting in Melrose, Albany, NY

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

1. Shelby

Friendly center square walker!

Center Square, Albany , NY, 12210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Shelby was great. She house sat while we were out of town for the weekend and Penny seemed to have a great time with her. She was always quick to respond to ... (more)"

2. 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)"

3. Becky

Dog-lover available to help

Campus Area-University District, Albany , NY, 12222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Becky was great. She was able to help out for my last minute call and took great care of my two dogs. I will definitely ask for Becky again the next time I n... (more)"

4. Sarah

A piece of mind while your away

Watervliet, NY, 12189

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

3 repeat clients

"We always feel guilty when we have to travel and leave our dogs behind, and feel even worse when we have to leave them in a kennel. Sarah came to our house o... (more)"

5. Renee

I am a teacher who also loves dogs.

Watervliet, NY, 12189

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Renee came and house sat for my dog cinco when last minute dog sitting plans fell through right before I had to leave town. She was super responsive in the s... (more)"

6. Jordan

Above and Beyond Care for All Dogs

Latham, NY, 12110

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I don't think you could find a more kind, caring, responsible and loving person to entrust your pet to. There is something about Jordan that animals can s... (more)"

7. Nora

Patient, responsible, flexible

Loudonville, NY, 12211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Animals have always been a big part of my life. I grew up with a dog and other pets of my own and I have experience with dogs of many different bre... (more)

8. Amanda

I'm Energetic, Caring and Loyal.

Albany, NY, 12205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was really great with my dogs. Whenever i come home, they're as happy as can be, if I didn't know better, I'd think they had a Pawty! Amanda is really... (more)"

9. Katie

Caring Veterinary Assistant! <3

Mansion Area, Albany, NY, 12202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was my first rover.com booking, and I couldn't be happier! Katie responded immediately and communicated through the stay. She really went above and beyo... (more)"

10. Kerri

Dogs are beautiful creatures.

Latham, NY, 12110

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kerri is a very responsible and loving pet sitter. She has been caring for my dog, Lola, for 2 years now and Lola absolutely loves her. She also has many yea... (more)"

11. Mellissa

8 years professional pet care

Albany, NY, 12202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Melissa's super awesome! Happy to have found someone who's easy going and fun and have natural affectionate to share with our furry little guy. We appreciate... (more)"

12. Samantha

Passionate, patient and convienient

Whitehall, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sam is amazing with dogs! You can definitely trust her with your pups. She's watched my dog many times and he loves her. Definitely recommend her! (more)"

13. Allison

Dog lover, but I like cats, too!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison is a very sweet and friendly person whom our dogs absolutely loved! The morning after we arrived, back from our trip, one of our dogs ran straight to... (more)"

14. Jessica

Loving, energetic, dog-lover

Albany, NY, 12205

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

"Jessica recently walked my two rambunctious terrier mutts like an old pro and part of the family. They can be a bit hard to handle when another dog (or squir... (more)"

15. Sarah

Experienced dog lover

Park South, Albany , NY, 12208

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

"Your dog could not be in better hands than Sarah's! I see her care for both her dog and mine every single day. She is kind, extremely responsible, patient, a... (more)"

16. Ciarra

Your dog is my best friend!

Park South, Albany, NY, 12208

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

1 repeat client

About: I absolutely love all animals I come across. Dogs of all ages and sizes seem to love me the first time they meet me. I have a great dane who's name... (more)

17. Andreas

life long dog lover

albany, NY, 12202

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

"Andreas has been watching my dog since 2014, once as long as 3 weeks. I with out a doubt could not find a sitter I trust more. and my canine companion agrees... (more)"

18. Ethan

Love working with dogs

Campus Area-University District, Albany, NY, 12203

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

1 repeat client

About: Love spending time with and taking care of dogs. Have one of my own who is my pride and joy. I've lived with dogs for almost my entire life and hav... (more)

19. Erin

Life-long dog lover who enjoys all

Center Square, Albany, NY, 12210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

20. Amber

Veterinary Trained Dog Lover!

Delaware Avenue, Albany, NY, 12209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with lots of animals. Before and during college, I worked as a veterinary assistant. After college, I volunteered at the humane society. ... (more)

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