House Sitting in New York City

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

1. Courtney

Animal Care Tech, Columbia grad

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

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

8 repeat clients

"Courtney was great. Friendly, helpful and the photos and videos were great to see our dog was in good hands. Solid recommendation of Courtney and Rover.com (more)"

2. Harvey

Can't wait to meet you and your dog

Tribeca, New York City, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

About: "Hello, thank you for considering me for your dog care needs. I encourage you to read my profile before sending me a booking request. Many of your ... (more)

3. Meric

Your Dog's Second Best Friend

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Meric is a responsible, careful, person. Highly intelligent and capable, I have never witnessed Meric to behave irrationally or in a manner that could be con... (more)"

4. Maricelis

FiDi Full-Time Experienced Sitter!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

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

6 repeat clients

"Our dog was so well taken care of. Maricelis was our first Rover sitter and we couldn't have been happier. Excited to know we have such a great person to wat... (more)"

5. Jennifer

Some people say I'm a dog whisperer

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Jennifer is great and I'd definitely trust her with my pups again! She sent me plenty of updates and was very communicative. I would recommend her to anyone ... (more)"

6. Kyra

Student looking for furry friends!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kyra is a dependable and caring animal lover. She is responsible and organized. Kyra has no problem cleaning up any kind of accidents . She takes the time... (more)"

7. Eena

Tug-of-war and cuddling master

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eena is a very caring and responsible person who has a vast amount of love for all animals. She has two dogs of her own, so she knows how to take care of and... (more)"

8. Rachel

I love dogs!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10006

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"I was very happy with the pet sitting Service that Rachel provided. One of my dogs is old and sick and so it was important that we had a competent sitter. ... (more)"

9. Shauniece

Your Pet Will Adore Me!

Tribeca, new york, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Shauniece stayed with our dogs for almost a week, and they seemed super happy when we got back! Shauniece sent regular updates, and even went above and beyon... (more)"

10. Lauren

They'll tire of fetch before I do!

Tribeca, New york, NY, 10013

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

1 repeat client

"Lauren loves pups more than any other person I know (and I know a LOT of dog lovers!). She's experienced at looking after doggies of all sizes and I would pu... (more)"

11. Erin

Reliable Dog Lover in the FiDi

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin would be a great dog caregiver! She received training about different dog breeds when working at a previous job in a specialty pet boutique/grooming sp... (more)"

12. Marie

Marie's Pet Services

Little Italy, New York, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Marie has a special connection with pets and our pets have always been very fond and trusting of her. We have all had the experience of trying to take care ... (more)"

13. Caroline

Dog & Kitty Lover

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Caroline is great with animals and is very responsible. I feel at ease knowing my "fur baby" is being loved on and well taken care of. (more)"

14. Ligxy

Dog sitting: Washington DC area

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ligxy was great! She came over a day early to meet our girls and get feeding and walking instructions which we really appreciated. She also sent pics of the ... (more)"

15. Megan

Megan & Chris LOVE Pups

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

15 repeat clients

"Megan is one of the best dog moms i have ever known. She is good at setting boundaries with dogs but also loves to play around and have fun. She is extremely... (more)"

16. Erin

I pupping love dogs!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

9 repeat clients

"Erin was great! So friendly, organized and communicative. She took the best care of our two dogs for a week and I never had any worries. We will definitely u... (more)"

17. Katrina

Friendly Fi-Di/Tribeca dog-lover!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Katrina understands that your dog is more than a pet-they're your puppy child. She is super attentive, friendly, personable, and responsible. Before she mov... (more)"

18. Emma

Emma's Dog House

Chinatown, Manhattan, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Hello! I'm a 20yr-old NYU student from the city of Chicago, now residing in a lovely Little Italy apartment. I've always been a dog-lover and we co... (more)

19. Melissa

I am a dog-loving student.

Financial District, New York, Ny, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I was born in Portland, Oregon and moved to Manhattan to attend Pace University as a Directing and Devised Acting major. My family has always loved... (more)

20. Kayla

Fully Insured Responsible Pet Lover

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

51 repeat clients

"Kayla is amazing. She went so far above and beyond for us and our pups, it blew our minds!!. From the moment we met her at the meet and greet, we loved her a... (more)"

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With over 140,000 pet and house sitters on Rover.com, you can easily find house sitting near you.

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.r

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.

Best Places to Take Your Dog in New York City

It can be hard to find a place that's dog-friendly in crowded cities like New York. So, we've done the research for you:

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