Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Melrose, Albany, NY

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Sarah

Very experienced in caring for dogs

Watervliet, NY, 12189

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My husband and I have known Sarah for years. Whenever we take a long weekend, she is who we call. She takes excellent care of all Four of our Dogs. Not an ea... (more)"

2. Sandy

Meet your pooch's new best friend!

Rensselaer, NY, 12144

Drop-In Visits

About: I have been the proud, happy owner of a boxer/lab/pitbull mix for almost 12 years. He was my baby, went everywhere with me, and very well behaved.... (more)

3. Diane

Dee's Doggy Care

albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: To take care of your pet in their own environment to me is important. That's why I would come to you and and play, walk and possibly even take a na... (more)

4. Nina

I enjoy long walks with a leash

Campus Area-University District, Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

About: Growing up in a household with 2 dogs and 4 cats has turned me into a lover of all animals! I constantly pet and house sit for friends and thought ... (more)

5. Jessica

Loving, energetic, dog-lover

Albany, NY, 12205

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

1 repeat client

"My dogs like Jessica right from the start. Loved all the pics she sent during the visit of their happy smiles. It was a relief to know they were in good hand... (more)"

6. Kerri

Dogs are beautiful creatures.

Latham, NY, 12110

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kerri was amazing with my dogs, treating them as if they were her own. She stayed in touch with me about the dogs so that I knew the dogs were okay, and to... (more)"

7. Erin

Life-long dog lover who enjoys all

Rensselaer , NY, 12144

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Erin was fantastic! The dogs were very happy and well cared for. (more)"

8. Martha

Willing to help the best way I can!

Delaware Avenue, Albany, NY, 12209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: My name is Martha and I have many years of experience working with a diverse group of animals! I'm very dependable and take pride in the job I do. ... (more)

9. 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

"Ciarra is a brilliant "dog whisperer" who took exceptional care of my dog just doing drop-in!! I highly recommend her for anything you need. I intend to hire... (more)"

10. Caiti

Care for dogs of all sizes and ages

Whitehall, Albany, NY, 12209

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Caitlin was awesome. Highly recommended. Was great with our three dogs. (more)"

11. Marisa

Dog lover looking for extra work

Pine Hills, Albany , NY, 12208

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

26 repeat clients

"Marisa is awesome with our puppy! Always friendly and happy to help, even offered to come meet us and our puppy in person prior to her first visit. It helped... (more)"

12. Elise

Dog lover with a flexible schedule!

Albany, NY, 12203

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

"I wouldn't trust anyone more than my dear friend Elise with my two adorable mutts. She is the epitome of a "dog-person" and has been struggling with getting ... (more)"

13. Lauren

Lauren's Pet Sitting!

Albany, NY, 12210

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

1 repeat client

About: I am a caring and responsible person who has been around animals her hole life. I cannot remember a time I have not lived with an animal! I have ... (more)

14. Crystal

Pet lover, honest and enthusiastic!

Campus Area-University District, Albany, NY, 12222

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Crystal is one of the best dog care professionals I've ever seen. She is very patient and caring with my boxer, who can be a little over enthusiastic, but is... (more)"

15. Valerie

Loving and caring attention

Loudonville, NY, 12211

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I have known Valerie for many years and she has watched my pets on numerous occasions. At this time I have one dog, a puggle and a cat (who is 16). My pugg... (more)"

16. Hannah

Who doesn't love a good dog walk?

Central Avenue, ALBANY , NY, 12203

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hannah is absolutely great with dogs! My family needed a walker and she was very prompt and treated the dogs as if they were her own. I got to know her well ... (more)"

17. Kate

Snuggles in West Alany

Albany, NY, 12205

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

About: Hi there! As a dog owner I totally understand how stressful it can be if you need to go out of town and leave your pets at home. I love dogs and I ... (more)

18. Julia

Your dogs best friends!

Albany, NY, 12202

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

"Julia has been around to help her family and friends for as long as I can remember. She is a very responsible and trustworthy person in all aspects of life, ... (more)"

19. Michelle

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Buckingham Lake-Crestwood, Albany, NY, 12208

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle is a talented and caring animal lover. She has experienced in veterinary medicine and always puts her clients pets first. She is an avid rescue dog... (more)"

20. Terry

My dog is my best friend

Albany , NY, 12205

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

About: I am a proud owner of a 4 -year old Maltese and i love all animals . i have been providing pet care for over four years for family , friends, and a... (more)

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