Dog Boarding in New York City

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Stephanie

dogs are my life!

Little Italy, New York , NY, 10012

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Stephanie went above and beyond in exceeding my expectations for watching my dog, Romeo. I had a last minute Rover cancellation and needed someone within th... (more)"

2. Kenny

It's very simple, dogs are amazing!

Soho, New York New York , NY, 10012

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

14 repeat clients

"Kenny took care of Rambo for almost a whole week and he did a great job. He sent constant updates and Rambo seemed to enjoy his time too. I would definitely ... (more)"

3. Megan

Megan & Chris LOVE Pups

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

13 repeat clients

"Megan was wonderful to work with. Our dog came back super happy and we could tell she was well taken care of and loved. Megan was also super flexible with dr... (more)"

4. Rachel

Lower East Side Pup Pied-a-terre

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

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

"Rachel loves animals more than anyone I have ever met and her enthusiasm for dogs is unparalleled. In the 15 years I have know her, I have never seen her be ... (more)"

5. Minako

Dog sitter with flexible schedule

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

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

36 repeat clients

"Our puppy was well taken care of. We are thrilled to have found such a kind and reliable person to take care of Jenny when we have to travel. (more)"

6. Katherine

Dog fanatic

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Buddy and I could not have been more pleased with his stay at Katherine's! Excellent communication throughout and new photos daily. By the conflicted look on... (more)"

7. Justin

Fun-Loving Caretaker with Terrace!

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

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

4 repeat clients

"Justin is a very caring and responsible sitter. It's our second time having him as our sitter while we are away and our experience with him has been nothing ... (more)"

8. Jakelina

Endless walks and love

Soho, New York, NY, 10012

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

"In my 11 years of knowing Jakelina, I can safely say the following: She is upbeat + responsible and radiates positive energy. As a resident of NYC, Jakelina ... (more)"

9. Alexandra

huge dog lover, very reliable!

Soho, new york, NY, 10012

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

1 repeat client

About: i have a flexible schedule, am very active so can take dogs for runs if they need. i absolutely love dogs but am not able to get one as i do go bac... (more)

10. Anthony

Dogs > $1 Dumplings (but its close)

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

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

2 repeat clients

"Anthony has a flexible schedule, and is very responsive! (more)"

11. Erica

We LOVE dogs!

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

1 repeat client

"Erica was so great with Archer. He got lots of quality outdoor time at the dog run and she even brought him to the beach to run around - in December!! She ... (more)"

12. Hailey

Active girl seeking pup friend :)

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

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

2 repeat clients

"Hailey was super accommodating, and I loved that someone was home most of the day. I work from home, so I know Zelma preferred having a buddy all day. It w... (more)"

13. Michelle

Weekend Sitter

Tribeca, New york, NY, 10013

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle was amazing! She was able to meet me and my 11 month old puppy beforehand to ensure a good match. And she kept me updated throughout the stay. Hig... (more)"

14. 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

"Kirsi was an amazing sitter. She really understands dogs and is incredibly kind and attentive. She kept in touch and sent updates with pictures each day. Our... (more)"

15. Bernadine

Dogs love me!

Little Italy, New York, NY, 10012

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

1 repeat client

"Bernadine was great! Kenna, our 9 month old puppy stayed with her for a week and she loved it. Got daily txts and photos of her walks and general antics. ... (more)"

16. Jenny

Dog Lover and Sitter!

Financial District, New york, NY, 10005

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Jenny watched my little Lady for a quick weekend and was very accommodating with pickup and drop off. She sent me pictures and we communicated very often. I ... (more)"

17. David

WARNING...I'm a dog kisser!

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

51 repeat clients

"we just picked up our little Maltese joey after being away for over a week. He looks wonderful and I we are so appreciative to David for his wonderful love a... (more)"

18. 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 absolute best dog caregiver you could ask for! She is extremely trustworthy and reliable, and you will never have to worry about your dogs wh... (more)"

19. Maggie

Droolers, shedders, all welcomed!

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10038

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

About: I owned a German Shepherd whom I love to death. I used to run and walk him daily. If you want me to run with your dog (because he's crazy energeti... (more)

20. Simon

Caring Sitter at Your Service

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

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

"Simon had been referred to us by a friend and every experience we have had with him has been positive. He loves what he does and his work ethic reflects that... (more)"

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Score: 78.26

Vet Availability: 63 (US Avg 40)

Pet Services: 88 (US Avg 58)

Parks and Fun: 87 (US Avg 57)

Quality of Life: 74 (US Avg 58)

Dog owners love Rover's New York City dog sitters. 4,308 owners have reviewed sitters in NYC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5.

Even in the Big Apple, dog boarding can be affordable, no matter what your price range may be. Curious about how much it might cost to board your dog for a night in New York with Rover.com? Check out our average dog sitting and dog boarding rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

Whether you'll be gone for a day or a week, your dog's perfect overnight sitter is available on Rover.com. Plus, with so many incredible green spaces and parks in New York City, dog sitters there are in the perfect location to spoil your dog, by taking them for stimulating walks, energetic runs, and exciting fetch sessions in one of the greatest cities in the world. Speaking of spoiling your dog, with Rover, your dog isn't just locked up in a cage at a kennel, they'll be given one-on-one attention - now that's what we call luxury boarding. Rover's boarding service in NYC is an in-home experience that's personalized to you and your dog's needs.

The New York area is full of dog-friendly events like the Westminster Dog Show and the Union Square dog run. There's even an event called the Fort Tryon dog run, where dog owners can lounge together in a gazebo overlooking the Hudson River while their dogs and puppies socialize on the canine playgrounds. New Yorkers often enjoy dog-friendly fun alongside world-famous signature foods, like bialy bagels and dirty-water hot dogs, and outstanding architecture - it's an area full of signature tastes and plenty of hometown pride, and at Rover, we're proud to be a part of such an amazing dog-loving community. We list 100s of sitters who take their love for dogs a step further by donating to local charities through Rover's Sit a Dog, Save a Life program. By doing this, NYC dog lovers are actively contributing to organizations like PAWS NY and Animal Haven who do amazing things for animals every day.

eady to get started? On Rover, there are 100s of 5-star reviewed in-house dog sitters in New York who can't wait to watch your dog. The process is simple: choose dog boarding as your service, browse local dog sitters in your neighborhood by searching your zip code, and get a conversation started with your dog's perfect match.

Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in New York City donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in New York City.

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