House Sitting in Melrose, Albany, NY

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

1. Sophia

Dogs AND Cats? No problem <3

Menands, NY, 12204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"It is rare to come across a dog sitter as professional and caring as Sophia! Flexible, organized, communicative, genuinely loves animals, she even left us an... (more)"

2. Jasmine

Medical student and dog lover!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Jasmine for your pet-sitting and/or housesitting needs! Jasmine has done both services for me and I was grateful for her responsible and t... (more)"

3. Julia

Your dogs best friends!

Albany, NY, 12202

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

"Julia stayed at our house with our two pups for the week. We received photos and updates almost every day and both pups and the house looked great when we re... (more)"

4. Rebecca

Love taking care of animals

Central Avenue, Albany, NY, 12210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

5. Jessica

Loving, energetic, dog-lover

Albany, NY, 12205

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

3 repeat clients

"Jessica did a great job with our 4 mo old puppy -- We'd definitely use her again! (more)"

6. Martha

Willing to help the best way I can!

Delaware Avenue, Albany, NY, 12209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Martha was fantastic- if there were more stars I'd give more stars. My wife and I left for Chicago on Thanksgiving and needed someone to watch our two (large... (more)"

7. Amanda

Your dog will feel right at home.

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

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

About: I have been living with dogs for the past 21 years, and love everything about them. I will take them outside for long walks daily as well as treat ... (more)

8. Katie

Caring Veterinary Assistant! <3

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

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)"

9. Jessica

Compassionate Care for your Furbaby

Slingerlands, NY, 12159

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

About: I know dogs, I've lived with them all my life. Currently, I am owned by two dachshunds that are my everything; we eat, sleep, and play together da... (more)

10. Tasha

Self-employed with lots of time!

Central Avenue, Albany, NY, 12203

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

4 repeat clients

"Tasha is OUTSTANDING!!! We went out of town last minute,and she was available and wonderful with my 3 dogs(2 shih-tzus & 1 bulldog)...she did 2 overnights,my... (more)"

11. Lauren

Lauren's Pet Sitting!

Albany, NY, 12210

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

3 repeat clients

"This was my first experience using DogVacay, and I couldn't have been more pleased. Lauren B. was very professional in arranging the dog sitting, and was on... (more)"

12. Shelby

Friendly center square walker!

Center Square, Albany , NY, 12210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Shelby is fantastic! She takes great care of my dog while I travel, sends adorable photos, and all my neighbors say she's friendly and my dog is happy while ... (more)"

13. Mikaela

Loving Pet Care!

Albany, NY, 12211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I hired Mikaela to pet sit my two Great Danes for four days and she was incredibly accommodating, personable and genuine. I felt completely comfortable leavi... (more)"

14. 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)"

15. Alexandra

Flexible Schedule. Animal Lover.

loudonville, NY, 12211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aleka was my next door neighbor for over a year, and took care of my dog Zelda while I was at work and when I went out of town. She took her on hikes, on car... (more)"

16. Casey

Live near beautiful scenic area

Slingerlands, NY, 12159

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up around dogs/cats all my life. Very family oriented. My significant other's family (who lives local) has two dogs (a golden retriever and... (more)

17. Sarah

Animal friendly home

Campus Area-University District, Albany, NY, 12203

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

About: We are the proud parents of Luna, a 12 year old domestic longhaired cat and Porter, a Maltese/Cairn Terrier mix who is 5. In addition to our bigger... (more)

18. Millie

I will love yours like I love mine!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

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

About: My pet style is to treat each of your precious pets like my own, with love, care and respect. You can count that I will be there when I say I will... (more)

19. Mellissa

8 years professional pet care

Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"I have lost count of how many times I have used Mellissa now. She is awesome, as always, and I am so glad we found her. I feel very at ease leaving my pets i... (more)"

20. Niki

Dog Lover

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My boyfriend and i went away to mexico for a week and Niki dog-sat for us. My dog is a 3 year old german shepard named gabana. She gets shaky and nervous aro... (more)"

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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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