House Sitting in New York City

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1. Carley Verified Background CheckRover 101

Grad Student who plays with pups!

Financial District, Manhattan, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Carley did a great job taking care of my senior pug. My pug has a lot of daily medication and requires a lot of work. Carley was great and gave me daily upda... (more)"

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2. Brett Verified Enhanced Background Check

Trustworthy Dedicated dog dude

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My pup had a great time with Brett! Brett gave Toby such a great attention and love during his overnight stay. He communicated throughout the booking and st... (more)"

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3. Kelsie Verified Background Check

Reliable Sitter Filling a Pet Void

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10281

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

"Kelsie was a great petsitter for our sweet little cat! She did house sitting for us for two weeks and was very reliable for watching our pet. I would highl... (more)"

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4. Nick Verified Background Check

A home away from home

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Nick will be a great dog sitter! I have known him for thirty years, and over that time he has spent countless hours with my family's and his own dogs. He i... (more)"

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5. Jess Verified Background Check

I'll love your dog, like its my own

Chinatown, Brooklyn, NY, 10013

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Jess is extremely responsible and quite the animal lover. Super trustworthy and has a great attitude. She is great with pups big and small, young and old. (more)"

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6. Kayla Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Fully Insured Responsible Pet Lover

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

"Kayla has watched our dog, Doak, twice. She has been absolutely fantastic! Our dog has severe separation anxiety and she worked with our schedule to be there... (more)"

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7. Ana Verified Enhanced Background Check

Caring and reliable walker&sitter

Financial District, New York City, NY, 10006

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

"Ana has taken care of my yorkie, Thor, several times when I went traveling abroad. He is 14 years old and requires lots of attention and care, I feel at ease... (more)"

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8. Kaitlyn Verified Background Check

Vet Tech available for pet sitting!

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I met Kaitlyn when she was a vet tech. Kaitlyn has been cat sitting for me for 2 years she’s super reliable, caring and the cats love her. I truly recommend... (more)"

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9. Reina Verified Enhanced Background Check

Battery Park City dog mama!

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

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

"Reina was wonderful. She showed up right on time and was extremely caring and responsible with our 9week old puppy. She sent me photos and communicated throu... (more)"

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10. Amanda Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog-loving College Student :)

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda loves dogs. She is very tender and caring towards them. I think she would be an asset to your group. She would love to take care of your pet. (more)"

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11. Johnny Verified Enhanced Background Check

I'm a sucker for dogs! :)

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Johnny was wonderful with my 6 month old Shiba Inu puppy! This is my first time using Rover, and he put me at ease throughout the whole process. He was incre... (more)"

12. Nicholas Verified Background Check

Student who grew up with many dogs

Chinatown, New York, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicholas was a brilliant dog carer! I had to leave home for the weekend on work and at short notice, Nicholas was able to come to my aid and take care of... (more)"

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13. Nicole Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog Walker/ Cat Sitter

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole is wonderful! She truly has a love for animals and it clearly shows in her caretaking. She met Diesel and they hit it off fantastically. She was very ... (more)"

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14. Joshua Verified Background Check

Gentle, Caring, and Detail Oriented

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Joshua was an excellent caregiver for my puppy while I was gone for two days! He was very professional and kind and made sure that my puppy had everything s... (more)"

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15. Ashley Verified Background Check

Weekend & holiday fun!

Soho, New York, NY, 10013

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

"Ashley is so great! She stayed with my puppy for multiple days. She was always on time and extremely communicative. She sent me pictures and updates everyday... (more)"

16. Tyler Verified Background Check

Practically a member of the pack

Chinatown, New York, NY, 10002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tyler was fantastic. We loved his communication, photos of the pup, and how comfortable we felt while away. We definitely hope to work with Tyler more in the... (more)"

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17. Olivia Verified Background Check

Dog lover!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting

"Olivia did a wonderful job with dog sitting with Flo for almost a whole week! Flo is a very anxious Chihuahua, but she warmed up fast to Olivia and even let... (more)"

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18. John Verified Enhanced Background Check

Most of my friends are dogs.

Little Italy, New York, NY, 10013

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

"John was absolutely amazing with our dog Nala while we were on vacation for two weeks. He was super responsive, communicative, and took great care of our hom... (more)"

19. Maritza Verified Enhanced Background Check

I've Got so Much Love to Give!

Chinatown, New York, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maritza is so hard-working and dedicated. She is always dependable, and I never worry when she's watching my dog. She is very gentle and careful with my dog,... (more)"

20. Jessica Verified Background Check

I give dogs the best belly rubs!!!!

Chinatown, New York, NY, 10002

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

"Jess is THE ideal dog sitter!! Beyond taking care of my dog's basic needs, she also loves showering him with attention, taking him outside on walks, and send... (more)"


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.rr

eady 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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