House Sitting in New York City

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

1. Claire

LA Transplant Who Loves Dogs

Gramercy, New York, NY, 10003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dog Abby is an Irish Jack Russel terrier. Abby warmed up to Claire right away. She has taken Abby on numerous walks, fed Abby according to my preparation ... (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

25 repeat clients

"If Mary is sitting your pup, you are assured peace of mind. Not only does she come right on time, keeps essential contact information saved on her phone and ... (more)"

3. Christine

Caring, Responsible and Dynamic!

Midtown, New York, NY, 10017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"I can't quite put into words how wonderful Christine is. My dog, Isabel, and foster dog, Roman, are my children and Christine treated them as her own. She se... (more)"

4. Mary

Loving companion for fur babies!

Chelsea, New York, NY, 10001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Mary was amazing! My dog Melanie can be a little weird with new people but she quickly warmed up to Mary. Mary sent constant updates and I can't wait to book... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Alister

Caring and trustworthy pet lover

Carroll Gardens, NYC, NY, 11215

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

3 repeat clients

About: I grew up with dogs and I'm just waiting for the right time to be a dog owner myself :-) . I'm a Voice Over Artist and work almost exclusively from... (more)

6. Charlii

~ PAWSITIVE VIBES ONLY ~

Williamsburg, Brooklyn , NY, 11211

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

2 repeat clients

"Thank you Charlii for taking amazing care of Mia! Charlii did an incredible job keeping Mia active and happy. We were a little nervous leaving our dog for th... (more)"

7. Monica

Dog lover with flexible schedule!

Gramercy, New York, NY, 10001

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Monica was great with Lucy. She spent the afternoons at the park and roaming around the castro. She sent lots of pictures which really made my day. I request... (more)"

8. Erin

Athletic actor craving puppy love!

Clinton, New York, NY, 10036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Erin was wonderful! She was so personable when we met and we immediately knew that she could be trusted to stay at our apartment with our pups while we were ... (more)"

9. Katie

Dog Lover, the bigger the better!

Fort Green, Brooklyn, NY, 11205

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

7 repeat clients

"We had Katie dog/cat-sit for us for three days. She was great to work with, my dog and cat seemed to enjoy themselves during her stay, and she left our house... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Rosa

Songwriter/Aspiring Dog Whisper

Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, NY, 11217

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

"Rosa is an amazing dog-sitter! Our dogs adore spending time with her and are sad to see her go when we return. Rosa is responsible, treats our dogs great and... (more)"

11. Savannah

Future profession involving animals

Financial District, New York , NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Savannah brings a combination care factor and competence to her work with animals, that will exceed any pet owner/lover's hopes. Conceding care of your preci... (more)"

12. Jazmin

Pet Photographer and Treat Baker!

Hoboken, NJ, 07030

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Jaz did a great job. Communicative - sent plenty of photos and updates. My dog seemed very happy and relaxed when I got home from my trip and my apartment wa... (more)"

13. Isabel

My passion matches my experience

Gramercy, New York, NY, 10003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Isabel is an avid animal lover and fantastic dog watcher. She is my go-to person when I go out of town and need someone to watch my precious puppy. She is ve... (more)"

14. Sarah

Excellent Pet Care Provider

Gramercy, New York , NY, 10010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah watched our two dogs for a week and a half and we could not be more satisfied with her service! She went the extra mile to take our dogs to the dog par... (more)"

15. Sagari

Nanny Woof_Your Pet is My Priority

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Sagari is amazing! Perfect house and dog sitter for our little one. Sagari read our profile to get informed about our dog prior to responding, which demonst... (more)"

16. Naomi Ruth

bonded & insured! reliable & loving

East Village, New York, NY, 10009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

20 repeat clients

"So, if you are looking for someone to care for your pet, a part of your family, ask yourself one question. Why wouldn't I choose the best? Ruth took such gre... (more)"

Available this weekend
17. Shannon

NewDogLover Making Up For Lost Time

Chelsea, New York, NY, 10011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shannon has cared for my dog, Bagel (the lab/pit mix in most of her pictures), on numerous occasions, for both short-term and long-term stays. When another s... (more)"

18. Jenny

Avid follower of dogs on Instagram!

East Village, New York, NY, 10003

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Jenny was great ! Very quick to respond and easy to communicate with. Blue loved spending the day with her and we will definitely keep in touch ! (more)"

19. 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)"

Available this weekend
20. Sinead

Responsible and Loving Caregiver

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sinead is a true animal lover! She owns a pitbull that is the center of her world and extremely well cared for. Sinead is responsible and reliable both in he... (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.