House Sitting in New Scotland, Albany, NY

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

1. Maureen

I'll walk and play with your pup!

Bishop's Gate, Albany, 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)"

2. Erin

Life-long dog lover who enjoys all

Rensselaer , NY, 12144

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I recently adopted a young anxious German shepherd. I did not want Kaydee to board in an unfamiliar place with other dogs. My gut feeling tells me Erin is co... (more)"

3. Josh

Skilled Walker- Training Experience

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Josh was fabulous! I hate leaving my babies and he put me at ease, kept me updated and sent pictures every day!! One of my dogs is scared of everyone and ev... (more)"

4. Delia

home full time, Will run with dogs

Central Avenue, Albany, NY, 12210

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

"We came into Albany to see a concert and were staying in a hotel. Our dog was miserable and would howl and actually break out of the room if we left. We we... (more)"

5. Alyssa

Vet tech with love to spread

Albany, NY, 12205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alyssa sent me updates timely and made fast friends with my girls! (more)"

6. Nicole

Dog day care experience

Park South, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole’s connection with dogs is something I can only describe as prodigious. She has a solid foundation from her experience at a Dog Day Care/Boarding Facil... (more)"

7. Mellissa

10 years professional pet care

Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

18 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. Taylor

I will make your dog feel at home!

Campus Area-University District, Albany, NY, 12222

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

1 repeat client

"Taylor did an excellent job of caring for our recently injured dog. Her communication was great leading up to the visit, and she was receptive to the long li... (more)"

9. Amanda

Your dog will feel right at home.

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Amanda was great! We threw a lot of unintentional curveballs at Amanda (so sorry about that), but she handled everything like a pro. I couldnt recommend Aman... (more)"

10. Heather

I’ll hike with your dog!

Delmar, NY, 12054

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Heather has grown up and enjoyed being surrounded by animals from goats, chickens, guinea pigs and rabbits to cats and dogs. She has taken care of our 2 m... (more)"

11. Joy

I’ll love your dog!

Helderberg, Albany, NY, 12208

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Joy is extremely passionate about animals. She's concern about animal life and their wellbeing which is why she's on her way to becoming a vet. She'll be an ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
12. Debby

A dogged "Dog Pleaser"

Upper Washington Avenue, Albany, NY, 12206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Debby is conscientious and reliable. A true animal lover, I'd trust her with my pets and having her in my home. She's beloved and respected by my dog and cat... (more)"

13. Yvannette

Your dog will feel at home with us!

Albany, NY, 12205

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

4 repeat clients

About: Hi. My name is Yva. I am a wife and a mom to 13 yr old and 18 yr old. We just love dogs. Our pet care is a family business. For the past 4+ years w... (more)

14. Taylor

I’ll run with your dog

Campus Area-University District, Albany, NY, 12222

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

About: I am a college student at SUNY Albany working towards my bachelors degree. Campus is dog friendly and has a lot of grass area for your dog to run f... (more)

15. Rebecca

Love taking care of animals

Central Avenue, Albany, NY, 12210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Where to begin! Rebecca was simply wonderful! We met one afternoon before our vacation so she could get acquainted with our pets (9 year old yellow lab and 3... (more)"

16. Amanda

Excited student who loves dogs

Upper Washington Avenue, Albany, NY, 12206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I’ve always had a dog in my home since the beginning of my life. Currently I have 4 dogs at my actual house; a golden retriever, a Siberian husky, ... (more)

17. Jasmine

Medical student and dog lover!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jasmine watched my 2 older dachshunds and 2-month-old Great Dane puppy in my house for an overnight. She was wonderful with the dogs and very respectful of m... (more)"

18. Natasha

Part Time Pet Sitter

Albany, NY, 12206

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

"Natasha is an amazing sitter! She has been watching my dogs since they were puppies and even cleans/cooks while she is here. If you're looking for a reliable... (more)"

19. Shannon

Dog lover who's missing dogs!

Lancaster, Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have grown up with dogs my entire life, just recently moving out of my parents home (and away from my Australian Shepherd) and into my own apartm... (more)

20. Amanda

I treat your dog like a fur child!

Pine Hills, Albany, NY, 12203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: While I am currently a cat mom to two little felines (no dogs allowed), I have tons of experience with the dogs of my friends and family! I have ta... (more)

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