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

6 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. Michelle

Dog Lover and Enthusiast

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

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

"Michelle is absolutely the best! I travel for work frequently and she pet sits my pup, ShooShoo. She goes above and beyond by sending me updates and always m... (more)"

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3. Kellie

Your dog is FAMILY!

East Village, New York, NY, 10003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Ive been running with the pack for 4yrs now, thorough understanding of canine psychology and Pack structure. I consider myself a balanced dog train... (more)

4. Katie

I love animals!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10004

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

"During the time that Katie was taking care of her foster dog Reggie she showed great responsibility and care for him. While I was out of town she took care o... (more)"

5. Mary

Caring sitter at your service

Financial District, New York, NY, 10006

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

34 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)"

6. Meagan

Your dog's new best friend!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Meagan was available on relatively short notice to house sit for our two cats while we were away. She came to meet them and walk through their routine (which... (more)"

7. Allie

FiDi dog lover at your service!

Financial District, Manhatten , NY, 10006

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Allie Cizek is wonderful with all animals! She has a kind heart and is a very compassionate person. She is responsible and can manage many different animal... (more)"

8. Brie

Fun loving but reliable dog walker.

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10006

House Sitting, Dog Walking

4 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)

9. Sammy

I'll be there for you and your dog!

Soho, New York, NY, 10012

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

"I have known Sammy his whole life. He is incredibly responsible, honest compassionate and loves dogs. He fed and walked my dogs when he was in school, early ... (more)"

10. Kristy

vegan, hippy, artist

Lower East Side, New York , NY, 10012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a 33-year-old gardener who's had an amazing connection with animals since I was a kid (when my mom and brother started taking in any wounded/ab... (more)

11. Rebecca

Reliable and trustworthy pet sitter

Financial District, New York, NY, 10006

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"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)"

12. Kayla

Fully Insured Responsible Pet Lover

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

46 repeat clients

"Kayla is awesome and my Bella is in good hands with her. Bella was happy and stress free and enjoyed being given extra love and attention when I was gone. Ka... (more)"

13. Sora

MMA enthusiast meets dog lover

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10007

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Sora was a wonderful house-sitter and cat-sitter for my needy three year old Siamese. She was extremely responsive and helped out with little things and left... (more)"

14. 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)

15. Lauren

They'll tire of fetch before I do!

Tribeca, New york, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Ready and willing to befriend dogs if any shape or size. I'm capable of handling larger, more powerful dogs - including the boisterous ones who don... (more)

16. Simon

Caring Sitter at Your Service

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

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

"Amazing! Simon is like hitting the lotto! I see a big future ahead of him no matter what he does in life. His ethos and manners are beyond anything I've seen... (more)"

17. Emilie

energy, love, passion & smile!

Battery Park, New york, NY, 10001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been caring for dogs ever since I was a teenager! I definitely grew with a natural love and responsibility for animals having grown up with ... (more)

18. Lindsay

Your Dog's Best Friend

Chinatown, New york, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Lindsay spent the day with our pitbull and was great. She took him for a long walk and played with him at home as well. He loved spending time with her. She ... (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. Soraya

dog loverrrrrrrrr :)

Financial District, New York , NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Soraya is a very trustworthy and caring individual. Soraya is responsible and is very caring towards animals and peoplel. I highly recommend Soraya for a dog... (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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