Drop-In Visits in New York City

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

1. Mary

Caring sitter at your service

Financial District, New York, NY, 10006

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

33 repeat clients

"Mary was great with our newly learning city dog. She handle his quirks with ease and understanding. She sent updates and photos. We will definitely use her a... (more)"

2. Kimberly

A day with puppy love is a good one

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kimberly was wonderful with my cat, Oliver. Oliver was very well taken care of through drop in visits while I was away. She was very flexible and professio... (more)"

3. Matt

...AND I WOULD WALK 500 mi.for fido

Financial District, New York, NY, 10001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Matt has been an dog and animal lover his whole life, taking great care of my dog Peedee while I have been away on travel. He took Peedee for walks, played w... (more)"

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4. Minako

Dog sitter with flexible schedule

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

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

32 repeat clients

" On a rainy day, when we were walking on a street, we found a pigeon sitting on the wet pavement, and then, to avoid the rain, the pigeon started to move... (more)"

5. Paige

Outgoing Dog Sitter

Soho, New York, NY, 10012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I have known Paige since 2009, and since that time I have always known her as a lover of all dogs. Whether it be with her own dogs or dogs of friends and fam... (more)"

6. Thomas

Dog lovers in downtown Manhattan

Financial District, New York, NY, 10003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thomas took care of my pug for over three years since I have known him. Thomas walked him every single night after work, and always gave him extra exercise w... (more)"

7. Melissa

Melissa's Puddin Pups Downtown

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

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

1 repeat client

"Melissa did a great job walking our 4 month old puppy, feeding her and playing with her while I had to run out to an office meeting. She was easy to communi... (more)"

8. Kayla

Fully Insured Responsible Pet Lover

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

44 repeat clients

"This was our 8th time using Kayla, and there will definitely be a 9th. As always, she was great with the cats and we hope to not have to use a different sit... (more)"

9. Lauren

FiDi dog-owner ready to work!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Lauren is great with dogs of all sizes, dependable and so accommodating! She's a friendly face with genuine affection for all dogs. She makes a great compani... (more)"

10. Tessa

Lifelong dog lover!

Little Italy, New York , NY, 10013

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

1 repeat client

"Tessa is one of the kindest animal lovers I know! She is patient and loving and I will never hesitate to call her whenever I need someone to watch my Pepper ... (more)"

11. Allison

Experienced Animal Lover

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison was a great cat sitter. She sent text message updates when she visited with pics and videos of our two cats. Both cats were in great spirits after he... (more)"

12. Mimi

Saving all my loving for the pups

Financial District, New York , NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mimi has taken care of my dog Edwin numerous times. Edwin is a wee bit high maintenance in that he has stomach issues and has to be fed three times a day on... (more)"

13. Kirsi

Your Dog's Home Away From Home

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10282

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

8 repeat clients

About: I live with my husband in a studio apartment in a safe and quiet area right next to a park. Your dog will definitely be spoiled when he or she stay... (more)

14. Stephanie

Sweet and loving pet caretaker

Chinatown, New York, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie loves animals and they her. She has much experience walking and caring for dogs as well as cats, small pets and even a goat. She has been a trust... (more)"

15. Lauren

They'll tire of fetch before I do!

Tribeca, New york, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren is a life-long dog-lover and has deep experience -- she was a dog-owner through all though her teenage years. She is accustomed to having responsibil... (more)"

16. Lindsay

FiDi Dog Lover & Trainer!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Lindsay was great! She was very responsive and flexible for a last minute meet and greet + booking as well as keeping in frequent contact during her visit w... (more)"

17. Courtney

Columbia graduate, Animal Care Tech

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

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

3 repeat clients

"Courtney is the most passionate and dedicated animal carer I have met. From experiences with her and her dog Beckham, you can tell that she understands the n... (more)"

18. Tory and Andrew

Must Love dogs- Check!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tory and Andrew have been great with our dogs! One is quite elderly and they have taken good care of her when we needed it, and both our dogs love to see the... (more)"

19. David

WARNING...I'm a dog kisser!

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

49 repeat clients

"I contacted David for a last minute stay with my pup Nikki and he was not only immediately accommodating but also a great comfort to me and to my dog Nikki. ... (more)"

20. Justyna

Loving Care For Your Fur Baby

Financial District, Manhattan, NY, 10038

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

11 repeat clients

" I can easily say that dogs training is Justyna big passion and she is curious about every little thing regarding psychology and behavioral issues in dogs. W... (more)"

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