Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Melrose, NY

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

1. Alexis

I grew up with cats, dogs, & horses

Yorkville, New York, NY, 10029

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

"Alexis came over for a meet and greet with my extremely shy cat. She was very warm and friendly. Although my cat always hides when new people come over, he c... (more)"

2. Samantha

Loving & caring lifelong dog owner!

Washington Heights, New york, NY, 10040

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

"I cannot sing the praises of Samantha enough! This was our first time using this service and it was at the last minute. She was patient and kind and walked... (more)"

3. Dasja

I'm attentive & love like no other

Upper West Side, New York, NY, 10025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dasja was great with my pup! She was on time and very diligent in communicating. It put me at ease to know that she was checking in on him—exactly what I was... (more)"

4. Julia

Theatre Degree = Great Dog Sitter!

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My cat had been feeling a little sick a week ago and I was nervous to leave her, but Julia took great care of her. I really appreciate it! (more)"

5. Massimiliano

Lot of space and dog-friendly area!

Hamilton Heights, New York, NY, 10031

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

"I have known Maximiliano for many years, although not as a pet owner, but as a coworker and friend. Maximiliano has always shown great concern and care for h... (more)"

6. Lauren & Cesar

Experienced and Active Dog Sitter

Harlem, New York, NY, 10039

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

"Lauren and Cesar did a great job caring for our fur babies while we were away. We reached out with short notice and they were kind enough to accommodate. The... (more)"

7. Giselle

Fun Couple Loves New Dog Adventures

Union Port, Bronx, NY, 10472

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

"Giselle and Josh were great. I had a special request to look in on my two cats for a week. She sent me pictures and played with them everyday with a nice re-... (more)"

8. Jose

The pack leader

Yorkville, Nyc, NY, 10029

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

"I’ve known Jose for close to twelve years, I was his manager at Petco. He’s always had a passion for working for animals and takes pride in his work. He love... (more)"

9. Ian

I've grown up with dogs all my life

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

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

"So happy I found Ian! She has not only grown up with animals but is an avid animal lover, and it shows in her interactions with them. She is kind, capable, d... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Cori

Walker/Sitter to play with your dog

Hamilton Heights, New York, NY, 10031

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

"Cori took great care of Bob and Alice. I think they now prefer her to us! While we were gone we got daily updates and even photos of our babies. Thank you Co... (more)"

11. Nyle

Rescue Dog Owner & Puppy Playmate

Morningside Heights, New York, NY, 10027

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

"I have two senior shih tzus with very different personalities and needs - the older one has health issues and an intense medication schedule, and the other w... (more)"

12. Kirby

Happy to spoil our furry friends!

Yorkville, New York, NY, 10029

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I left three dogs back home in Texas and miss them very much. Spending time with dogs is something I am very comfortable with and will go out of m... (more)

13. Samantha

Will play tug of sock with your dog

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samantha makes such an incredible fuss over my dog whenever she sees her - and Sibyl is perfectly happy to make a fuss right back! It's absolutely adorable,... (more)"

14. Dayna

♥️ Puppy Paradise ♥️

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10032

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

"In the 6 years Frodo has been with us, we’ve only ever had friends and family look after him while we were away. This time neither could help. Thank goodness... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Adam

Responsible, Honest, Dog lover

Tremont, Bronx, NY, 10460

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adam was amazing!!! I had complete peace of mind while I was on vacation as he sent me various photos and checked in with me everyday! He took great care of ... (more)"

16. Dena

Dogless college student misses pups

Hamilton Heights, New york, NY, 10031

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dena was amazing! This was our first Rover, and it was an emergency last-minute visit. We came back to find our pup perfectly happy, clean, sleepy, and sweet! (more)"

17. David

10/10 will love your cat or doggo!

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10032

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My husband and I asked David to watch our 6 year old cavalier while we were out of town for a long weekend. Our pup can be a bit of a handful, but David had ... (more)"

18. Ashley

Organic treats and new toys

Hamilton Heights, New York, NY, 10031

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

"Ashley was great with our old man, Bing. She let us know when she was going to check on him and making sure we felt his needs were being met. He was such a h... (more)"

19. Marina

Warm/loving/tap-dancing optional ;)

Hamilton Heights, New York, NY, 10031

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I genuinely LOVE dogs, my heart is full of empathy and a desire to create trusting relationships with your pets. Growing up we had dogs around the ... (more)

20. Justine

Dog Lover Wants to Pamper your Pets

Harlem, New York, NY, 10034

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am very happy to write this testimonial for Justine. I have known Justine for many years. She used to take care of my pets whenever I was on vacation; she ... (more)"


As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Melrose pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Melrose, NY who meets your — and your pet's — needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet — including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers.