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. Caiti

Care for dogs of all sizes and ages

Whitehall, Albany, NY, 12209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caiti was exceptional. She was available last minute and communicated well. Caiti was punctual and kept me informed of everything. If there were any questio... (more)"

2. James

Military veteran. Loves all animals

Latham, NY, 12110

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My two dogs, Loki and Chloe fell in love with James the moment they met him. Loki just had knee surgery and James made sure he didn’t get to rambunctious and... (more)"

3. Molly

Active girl with a passion for dogs

Albany, NY, 12211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"For some time now Molly has been dropping in on my puppy while I'm at work during the week, and I have been extremely pleased with her as a sitter. She's ver... (more)"

4. Maureen

I'll walk and play with your pup!

Menands, 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)"

5. Angelica

Angie's Fun time animal care

Pine Hills, albany, NY, 12208

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! First off I'd like to introduce myself my name is Angelica I'm 23 and currently live in albany and I'm an avid animal lover I just love to... (more)

6. Sara

Washington Park + Cuddles + Fun!

Albany, NY, 12203

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Sara went above and beyond. I will definitely use her again very soon. Thanks!!! (more)"

7. Brittanyliz

Dog lover, I'll run with your dog

Lancaster, Albany, NY, 12203

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

"Brittanyliz was amazing with my little pup! He isnt keen to many people but when I came back to him he didnt want her to go! It was amazing. Ive used brittan... (more)"

8. Debby

A dogged "Dog Pleaser"

Upper Washington Avenue, Albany, NY, 12206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Debby was very professional and was able to watch my two dogs with short notice. Definitely a dog lover who will treat your pups well while you are gone! (more)"

9. Marisa

Dog lover with fenced in yard

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12208

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

"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)"

10. Brittany

Center square, Albany, flexibility!

Center Square, Albany, NY, 12210

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

"Brittany is great!! She is super reliable and Moose (my chocolate lab) loves her! I can leave for a long shift knowing moose is well taken care of and safe :) (more)"

11. Maggie

Playing, training and adventures!

Colonie, NY, 12205

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

"Maggie has been a godsend! We both work crazy hours, way too long for our dogs and not yet housebroken puppy. Knowing she is giving them a potty break and so... (more)"

12. Cole

I am a responsible medical student

Center Square, Albany, NY, 12210

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

"Cole is a caring, responsible and hard-working young man who loves the outdoors and loves animals. He is a dog-lover and has cared for many dogs in the past.... (more)"

13. Ashley

Dog Trainer - work on leash manners

Albany, NY, 12205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have worked as a dog trainer for 2+ years. But have been training personal dogs my whole life. I have worked with all sizes of dogs and all kinds... (more)

Available this weekend
14. Venus

Husky mom- 2 parks near me

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12208

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

"I would hands down recommend Venus. She is very pet centric and has watched my Labrador for me before and I wI’ll go back to her when I need a pet sitter aga... (more)"

15. Homei

Providing long walks or play time!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Homei was wonderful. She gave me peace of mind when I was gone. She took great care of my pups and was reliable and on time. Thanks Homei! I really appre... (more)"

16. 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)"

17. Shea

Energetic Dog-Lovers w/ Fenced Yard

Whitehall, Albany, NY, 12209

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

"Shea does great with our three dachshunds! We are a repeat customer and will book again. (more)"

18. Caris

active and avid dog lover

Albany, NY, 12206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caris was super flexible and accommodating! She sent me pictures and even went the the extra mile to make sure Ollie was taken care of! Highly recommend. (more)"

19. Madeline

Dog walker/jogger & ready to play!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maddy is the most caring and trustworthy girl I know. We were neighbors in college and with my hectic schedule I was gradatueful to have someone like her aro... (more)"

20. Patrick

Here for the pups. Love walks!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Life long dog owner. I am a big fan of dog walking in any climate. I work evenings Monday thru Friday but availabille any other time. I have worke... (more)

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