House Sitting in New Scotland, 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

3 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. 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)"

3. 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)

4. Rebecca

Love taking care of animmals

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)"

5. Katie

Caring Veterinary Assistant! <3

Mansion Area, Albany, NY, 12202

Dog Boarding, 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)"

6. 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)"

7. Mellissa

8 years professional pet care

Albany, NY, 12202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"We were so thrilled with Mellissa! I was so anxious about leaving my dogs with someone after a not-great boarding experience years ago. My dogs are high ener... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. Renee

I am a teacher who also loves dogs.

Watervliet, NY, 12189

House Sitting

"Renee is my older sister who did a lot of dogsitting for family and friends throughout her highschool and college career. She is a very responsible, reliable... (more)"

10. David

I understand your dog.

Guilderland, NY, 12084

House Sitting

"We have two somewhat difficult small dogs, one who bites when she's defensive. Dave did a fantastic job introducing himself, letting both dogs get accustomed... (more)"

11. Kelly

Energetic dog-lover! Home all day!

Latham, NY, 12110

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

2 repeat clients

About: I have owned dogs my whole life! While living home with my parents I was always the one to groom, feed and walk our family dogs. Now I have my own ... (more)

12. Ashley

Must Love Dogs

Latham, NY, 12110

House Sitting

"Ashley came highly recommended from a good friend so, although I was nervous to leave my 5 month old puppy on her first over night away from home, I was conf... (more)"

13. Annette

Experienced and adaptable

Bishop's Gate, Albany, NY, 12204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Annette has been a loving and attentive animal owner all her life, dogs, cats, and birds! Her own wonderful pup Shilo had lived to a very great age and suffe... (more)"

14. Jared

I like dogs more than most people

Colonie, NY, 12205

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

About: I am a trustworthy professional with my own home in a quiet community. I would like to have my own dog, but I am not home enough during the week to... (more)

15. Dan

Reliable and Trustworthy

Delmar, NY, 12054

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dan is the best of both worlds. He is consistent, loyal, and trustworthy, but equally compassionate and loving. He will love your dog as if it were his own. (more)"

16. Martha

Willing to help the best way I can!

Delaware Avenue, Albany, NY, 12209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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)

17. Anam

Dogs make me happy

Melrose, Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She is an amazing person who has had dogs of her own in the past, She is my cousin and I have seen how excited she gets when she sees a dog on the road. She ... (more)"

18. Natasha

Full Time Furry Friend Companion

Albany, NY, 12206

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have never been in a house that didn't have a dog to watch over. I've been caring for them for as long as I could speak and it's definitely becom... (more)

19. Julia

I WANT TO LOVE YOUR DOG!

Melrose, Albany, NY, 12203

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

"Julia is absolutely wonderful when taking care of animals and demonstrates seasoned practice and a wealth of knowledge about many household pets. I have seen... (more)"

20. Erika

I'll take great care of all dogs

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

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

About: I have much experience training dogs all throughout my life and have one myself. I am a big animal lover and will treat your dog like my own. In ot... (more)

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 408 owners have reviewed sitters in New Scotland, Albany, NY, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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 New Scotland, Albany house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in New Scotland, 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 New Scotland 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 New Scotland, Albany, NY for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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