House Sitting in New York City

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

1. 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

2 repeat clients

"Courtney was amazing with Bond! She sent constant updates and spent so much quality time with him at home and on walks. I would definitely recommend her and ... (more)"

2. 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 incredible! She stayed in our apartment for one month to take care of our precious babies. It was very difficult being away from them for so long, b... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Meredith

Loving and caring dog caretaker!

Chinatown, New York , NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meredith was an amazing caretaker for my two dogs. From day one I felt completely comfortable leaving them with her. She walked them very well so that they w... (more)"

4. Meagan

Your dog's new best friend!

Financial District, New York , NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Always answered when I tried to get in contact. Very friendly and professional. I would definitely book again. (more)"

5. 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)"

6. 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)"

7. Brie

Fun loving but reliable dog walker.

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10006

House Sitting, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: Hello. My name is Brie! I've been a walker for six years. With a company as well as by myself as a private walker. I have a year and three months o... (more)

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
8. Meric

Your Dog's Second Best Friend

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meric Pope is one of the must trustworthy people in this planet. He has been in charge of multiple projects and groups. I have been a close friend of Merics ... (more)"

9. Ellie

Experienced And Caring Sitter

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ellie did a great job with our cockapoo puppy. My husband and I recently brought him home just two days before Ellie stayed with him all day for two days. I ... (more)"

10. Kyra

Student looking for furry friends!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our four dogs are our family. Kyra has an obvious love for animals and our dogs love her. Kyra plays, walks, feeds, and cares for our dogs while we are away ... (more)"

11. Simon

Caring Sitter at Your Service

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

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

"Simon has watched our two dogs (2 golden retrievers) for us every time we go away for a weekend or a vacation.(19 times) We keep going back to him because he... (more)"

12. Rebecca

Reliable and trustworthy pet sitter

Financial District, New York, NY, 10006

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Rebecca was fabulous with our dog, Carlos, who can be very particular. She came to the meet and greet with questions prepared and was careful to find out exa... (more)"

13. Lindsay

Your Dog's Best Friend

Chinatown, New york, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Lindsay was fantastic! Marley had such a great time, and we had one happy and relaxed girl when we got home from our trip. Lindsay was flexible with our sche... (more)"

14. Lindsay

FiDi Dog Lover & Trainer!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Lindsay was awesome with my boys! She sent me photos everyday and left a really sweet note recapping the weekend and their different personalities and habits... (more)"

15. Courtney

Lovable Pet owner/sitter!

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

1 repeat client

About: In my lifetime, I have been blessed with the privilege of caring for 4 cats and 3 dogs of my own. I have also been in the animal care business volu... (more)

16. 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)"

17. Rebecca

I love dogs. Period.

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

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

"Rebecca is AMAZING! She gave our Lab so very much love. She stayed in our apartment for a week while we were on vacation, and she was extremely courteous a... (more)"

18. Danielle

Energetic Animal Shelter Volunteer!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting

"Danielle is a true animal lover who cares for all animals as if they were her own. She maintains a gentile but firm dynamic, and is able to control pets resp... (more)"

19. Bongkot

Warm & friendly dog lover

Tribeca, new york, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bongkot is wonderful and lovely to work with. She is very patient and kind with dog. I would recommmend her to any dog owners in Tribeca area. (more)"

20. Kaitlin

I love dogs!?❤️

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kaitlin did a great job watching Gigi over the holiday weekend. She kept me up to date with pictures and was very flexible in terms of the booking being last... (more)"

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Dog owners in New York turn to sitters on Rover for their dog care and house sitting needs. Over 13,580 pet owners have reviewed sitters near New York, giving them an average rating of 4.94/5. You might be surprised by how affordable house sitting can be, even in the Big Apple, no matter what your price range is. Wondering how much it might cost for a house sitter that’ll care for your dog in New York? Check out our average dog sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog and house with a 5-star rated sitter you’ve connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

It doesn’t matter if you’ll be gone for a day or an entire week—your dog’s perfect 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 and care. That’s because house sitters on Rover offer personalized pet care in an environment familiar to your dog—your home. That’s less stress for your dog, and no more extra trips to the kennel—your dog will be there waiting the moment you come through the door.

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.

Ready to get started? On Rover, there are 100s of 5-star reviewed house sitters offering pet care in New York who can’t wait to watch your dog. The process is simple: choose house sitting 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.

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