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 is terrific! She stayed in touch with texts and pictures and clearly took loving care of Frida while I was away. I trust her 100% with my pup, and wil... (more)"

2. Elle Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dogs love Elle in Soho

Soho, New York, NY, 10012

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

"Elle was extremely conscientious and reliable. She responds very rapidly and kept me informed and undated throughout my entire time away through text and wi... (more)"

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3. Tracy Verified Enhanced Background Check

Great energy, prof. pup care!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10004

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

"Tracy was wonderful! We had never used rover before and she made us feel comfortable to use the service and leave our dog with her. She was very sweet with h... (more)"

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4. Hailey Verified Background CheckRover 101

Your Dog's Second Best Friend

Little Italy, New York, NY, 10013

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

"Hailey came to watch our dog, Bailey, recently and she was awesome! Bailey is a very people-friendly dog and was happily getting attention from some of our ... (more)"

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4th of July
5. 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 simply amazing ! From the minute we met him our yorkie girls loved him. I had never left them with a stranger, so I was very anxious about it. Jo... (more)"

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6. Christine Verified Background Check

I grew up with 2 Bernese and love

Chinatown, New York, NY, 10013

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Christine was great. Super nice and our two dogs had a great time. Thanks Christine! (more)"

7. Caroline Verified Background Check

Dog & Kitty Lover

Financial District, New York, NY, 10006

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"she was amazing! so great to have someone so nice and caring with my pup! (more)"

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4th of July
8. Maricelis Verified Background CheckRover 101

FiDi Full-Time Experienced Sitter!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

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

"Lovely personality, kind and caring!!! Lots of photo updates, communication and liability. Definitely best person, we were at peace knowing our puppy is in h... (more)"

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9. Ashley Verified Background Check

Work-from-home sitter

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)"

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10. Will Verified Background Check

Experienced and Reliable Dog Lover

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Will was instrumental in getting my rescue dog settled and on a healthy, happy routine. He was patient, attentive, punctual and professional. I highly endo... (more)"

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11. 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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12. Sasha Verified Background Check

Dog enthusiast :)

Financial District, NYC, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Sasha has been a blessing to our house hold. She must practice various commands with Max as his listening skills have improved dramatically since she has st... (more)"

13. Kat Verified Enhanced Background Check

College student who loves dogs!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Super attentive while we were away with tons of correspondence and pictures! It was our first time leaving our new puppy and I couldn’t have asked for a bett... (more)"

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This weekend
14. Lindsay Verified Background Check

Your Dog's Best Friend

Chinatown, New york, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsay is great with our dog. He can be a bit aggressive towards other dogs and she handles him very well. He's always happy to see her and tired after spen... (more)"

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15. Antonia Verified Enhanced Background Check

I think I'm an animal whisperer

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have a very diverse background when it comes to animals. No matter where I have lived I'm always surrounded by various types of dogs, cats, birds... (more)

16. Nikki Verified Enhanced Background Check

flexible-caring animal lover

Chinatown, Manhattan, NY, 10003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Was very engaging and communicative. Would recommend! (more)"

17. Olivia Verified Enhanced Background Check

reliable, eneregtic and dedicated

Chinatown, New York, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"I have known Olivia for many years now and from the second I met her she has had such a large impact in my life. She is one of the most motivating, hard work... (more)"

18. Kaley Verified Enhanced Background Check

Energetic & Experienced Dog Sitter!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Kaley is everything you would want in a dog sitter. She is punctual, communicative, and has a genuine love of animals. She left my apartment cleaner than whe... (more)"

19. Bianca Verified Enhanced Background Check

I love dogs and taking care of them

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Bianca has been caring for my 2 dogs since they were puppies. They are now 7 and 4 . She is reliable and responsible. Bianca truly loves dogs and they respon... (more)"

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20. Krizia Verified Background Check

Caring&responsible animal lover :)

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Kay has a special connection with dogs. She is caring , protective and always makes sure they are happy. Dogs perceive that, they often smile at her. (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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