Drop-In Visits in New York City

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Erika

I love dogs!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She has a way with dogs. My dog, Stanley, is generally shy around new people but the minute she walked in, he was just drawn to her. She was great with his d... (more)"

2. 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)"

3. Eena

Tug-of-war and cuddling master

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If you are looking for a loving, caring and responsible dog sitter, look no further! Eena is an amazing pet owner and caregiver. She is prefessional, depend... (more)"

4. Joan K.

Caring, attentive dog lover!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10004

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Joan was a fantastic puppy visitor. We are your typical nervous new parents with a very little 11 week old puppy and she gave us a very detailed explanation ... (more)"

5. Meredith

Dog loving young professional

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Recent college grad with a full-time job, just moved in to the city and looking for extra spending money by doing something I love--being with dogs... (more)

Available this weekend
6. Anna

I'll constantly give your dog love!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anna watched my three dogs while I was on a family vacation, and did a fantastic job!! She followed directions given and kept great care of each of the dogs. (more)"

7. Destiny

dog park nearby

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

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

"Hard working and loves animals. Pays close attention and goes beyond her means to provide great animal care. She communicates very well and always does it wi... (more)"

8. Linda

Full time doggy lover

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

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

5 repeat clients

"Linda is a beautiful person inside out - that speaks for the things she does. She sends photos, communicates promptly, and is just very caring from the heart... (more)"

9. Luna

Your dog will be loved & featured!

Soho, New York, NY, 10013

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Luna was prompt and great with communication. She took great care of our pup! (more)"

10. Emma

Fidi Dog Sitter- Home Full Time

Lower Manhattan, New York, NY, 10038

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

"Emma was extremely helpful in minding my two small dogs very last minute. She walked them, sent me pictures and kindly gave them a thorough grooming. You can... (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. Megan

loving sitter for your fur baby

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I am so thrilled that I met a person like Megan. She is always so pleasant to my dogs and loves them as if they were her own. I fully trust her with my pups ... (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Minako

Dog sitter with flexible schedule

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

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

43 repeat clients

"Minako is great! She is quick to respond and caters to all my fur babies needs. I have already booked her again for future drop ins. (more)"

14. 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

"This was our 8th time using Kayla, and there will definitely be a 9th. As always, she was great with the cats and we hope to not have to use a different sit... (more)"

15. Tierney

Belly Rubs & Longs Walks?I'm on it!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I would recommend Tierney to anyone! I had Tierney pet sit my Siberian Husky Charlie while I was away on vacation she was amazing! I would really like to kee... (more)"

16. 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

About: Hello! My name is Maricelis and I've been a dog lover my whole life. I was raised with a schnauzer dog and now own three Chihuahuas and a Labrador ... (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

"She is exceptional with our fur babies and is extremely professional...she is becoming an invaluable resource to make our lives so much easier and to have th... (more)"

18. 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! She was my first "sitter" for my new puppy and eased my mind with tons of pictures and updates. Highly recommend (more)"

19. Meagan

Your dog's new best friend!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"I grew up down the street from Meagan, and she was always our go-to dog sitter. She's great with every dog she meets, which I actually sort of resent her for... (more)"

20. David

WARNING...I'm a dog kisser!

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

60 repeat clients

"David is amazing! I have a new, three month old puppy and I felt VERY comfortable leaving her in David's care. He updated me with videos and photos during ... (more)"

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Wondering how affordable drop-in visit pet care can be, even in the Big Apple? Well, no matter what your price range is, on Rover, you're bound to find pet sitting at a cost that makes sense for your lifestyle. Check out Rover's average dog sitting rates near you to get an idea before starting a conversation with a pet sitter on Rover. When you trust your pets with a 5-star rated sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, because they'll be treated like family.

No matter how long you need pet care - whether it's for a day or an entire week - you'll find loving, trustworthy pet sitters on Rover. You can book sitters who offer cat care, which means they'll come to your home to scoop, feed, and play with your feline so you don't have to worry about rushing home on days when your schedule is stretched. Your cat will be happier and you'll have one more thing checked off your list. All kinds of pets can benefit from a drop-in visit from a trusted sitter on Rover - birds, fish, reptiles, rabbits, and more. You can of course also book sitters to take out your dog for a quick bathroom break - you can bet they'll be glad for the relief! Plus, a great city like New York is packed with incredible parks and green spaces to take your dog on exciting walks, energetic runs, and rousing games of fetch. With Rover, your pet isn't just locked up in a cage at a kennel, they'll be given one-on-one attention and care. That's because pet sitters on Rover offer personalized care in an environment familiar to your pets - your home. That's less stress for your animals, and no more extra trips to the kennel for you - your pets will be there waiting the moment you come through the door.

The New York area is full of pet-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 pet-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 pet-loving community. We list 100s of sitters who take their love for animals a step further by donating to local charities through Rover's Sit a Dog, Save a Life program. By doing this, NYC animal lovers are actively contributing to organizations like PAWS NY and Animal Haven who do amazing things for animals every day.

eady to get started? On Rover, there are 100s of 5-star reviewed pet sitters offering care in New York who can't wait to watch your pets. The process is simple: choose drop-in visits as your service, browse local pet sitters in your neighborhood by searching your zip code, and get a conversation started with your pet's perfect match.

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