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. Mary

Caring sitter at your service

Financial District, New York, NY, 10006

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

34 repeat clients

"Mary was terrific! She took great care of our small bunny and big kitten. We really appreciated her communications & photos at her visits. We highly recomm... (more)"

2. Stephanie

dogs are my life!

Little Italy, New York , NY, 10012

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

1 repeat client

About: I grew up with dogs and they are my absolute favorite animal on this earth :) They are my soulmates and I cannot live without one around me all the... (more)

3. Minako

Dog sitter with flexible schedule

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

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

37 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)"

Available this weekend
4. Joanna

I LOVE ALL DOGS

Lower Manhattan, New York City, NY, 10002

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I have a 12 years old malchi [maltese/chihuahua mix] and a 11 years old Kings Cavalier. I don't normally trust people with my "daughters" but Jo is always my... (more)"

5. Nikeyu

NYC Doggie Daycare!

Manhattan, Manhattan, NY, 10012

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

About: Every dog deserves a home if you're out of town, and I am here to help! I have had dogs my entire life, I am currently a dog owner of Bear, the 1 y... (more)

6. Natalie

Natalie's Dog Boarding in FiDi!

Manhattan, New York, NY, 10038

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

2 repeat clients

About: A home away from home for your fur baby in the Financial District of Manhattan! My name is Natalie and I am so excited to meet and care for your pe... (more)

7. Kimberly

A day with puppy love is a good one

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Kimberly was wonderful with my cat, Oliver. Oliver was very well taken care of through drop in visits while I was away. She was very flexible and professio... (more)"

8. Tara

Tara's Dog Sitting

Lower Manhattan, New York, NY, 10006

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: Hi there, I am a very responsible 23 year old and a huge dog lover! My yellow lab recently passed away and I am looking for ways to bring dogs bac... (more)

9. Paige

Outgoing Dog Sitter

Soho, New York, NY, 10012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I have known Paige since 2009, and since that time I have always known her as a lover of all dogs. Whether it be with her own dogs or dogs of friends and fam... (more)"

10. Thomas

Dog lovers in downtown Manhattan

Financial District, New York, NY, 10003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thomas took care of my pug for over three years since I have known him. Thomas walked him every single night after work, and always gave him extra exercise w... (more)"

11. Kayla

Fully Insured Responsible Pet Lover

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

45 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)"

12. Valeria

Boarding, daycare, walk, pick up/dr

Lower Manhattan, New York, NY, 10005

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

3 repeat clients

About: I am a dog lover, an experienced pet owner and I have cared for many dogs in my life. My home can be your dog's second home during your time away f... (more)

13. Allison

Experienced Animal Lover

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison was a great cat sitter. She sent text message updates when she visited with pics and videos of our two cats. Both cats were in great spirits after he... (more)"

14. Jessica Lynn

Jessica's FIDI Pet Retreat

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

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

About: Ever since my boyfriend and I bought our Siberian Husky, I can't imagine what life would be like without a pet! She lives in Washington D.C. full t... (more)

15. Carly

Energetic puppy aficionado

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

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

About: College student with a dire need to be around dogs all the time looking for some extra cash while incorporating the furry friends she loves. Cu... (more)

16. Courtney

Columbia graduate, Animal Care Tech

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

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

5 repeat clients

"Courtney is the absolute best dog caregiver you could ask for! She is extremely trustworthy and reliable, and you will never have to worry about your dogs wh... (more)"

17. Kirsi

Your Dog's Home Away From Home

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10282

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

8 repeat clients

About: I live with my husband in a studio apartment in a safe and quiet area right next to a park. Your dog will definitely be spoiled when he or she stay... (more)

18. David

WARNING...I'm a dog kisser!

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

53 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)"

19. Lindsay

A true Home away from Home!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

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

16 repeat clients

" We had a great experience! Lindsay is a pro and chipotle was super happy. I strongly recommend Lindsay she is amazing. (more)"

20. Justyna

Loving Care For Your Fur Baby

Financial District, Manhattan, NY, 10038

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

14 repeat clients

" I can easily say that dogs training is Justyna big passion and she is curious about every little thing regarding psychology and behavioral issues in dogs. W... (more)"

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