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. Jenna

I’ll run with your dog

Financial District, New york, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Jenna was wonderful! She came for checking with our new 10 week old pup while we were working. She was so attentive and patient and Isla loves her. Would lov... (more)"

2. Paige

I’ll run and play with you dog!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Paige is super sweet and kind, and very patient with our shy pup Kona. She took some time to let Kona warm up to her, and once she did she was comfortable on... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Maricelis

FiDi Full-Time Experienced Sitter!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

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

"Maricelis was very responsive and sent me pictures every day of her visit with my maincoon cat. I was very pleased and my cat seemed super happy and relaxed ... (more)"

4. Brett

Trustworthy Dedicated dog dude

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brett couldn’t have been better while dropping in to see my cat while I was away. He was prompt, reliable, caring, and trustworthy. I would book Brett again ... (more)"

5. Fred

Doggo Paradise. Woof!

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10282

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Fred is the sweetest person you've ever met, kind and thoughtful, he always make sure that the dog that he's taking care of is well fed, well walked, well pl... (more)"

6. Minako

Dog sitter with flexible schedule

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

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

"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)"

7. Alexandra

Dependable Animal Worshiper in FIDI

Financial District, new york, NY, 10038

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

"Alex was great! She was on time, and my dog Finley loved her! I will be using her services again over the holidays and I feel very confident in leaving my p... (more)"

8. Lindsay

Free time to keep your dog company

Tribeca, New york, NY, 10013

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Having known Lindsay for 20+ years, I know how much she loves and cares for animals. Having grown up with dogs (large and small) her entire life, she is extr... (more)"

9. Rachel

I love dogs!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10006

Drop-In Visits

"Rachel is down to earth and genuinely one of the most positive and fun energetic people that I know. She's always up for anything and absolutely loves spendi... (more)"

10. Smith

Smith's Dog Boarding

Little Italy, New York, NY, 10013

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

"Smith has been walking my dog Ozzie twice a week for the past couple weeks. He responds to my messages quickly and kept in touch with me with updates and pic... (more)"

11. Johnny

I'm a sucker for dogs! :)

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Johnny has such a tender care when to comes to dogs. He walked my dog in the past. He always showed that he cared, played and was very committed to walking h... (more)"

12. Erin

Dog Lover-All Activity Levels!

Tribeca, NYC, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can not write enough good things about Erin. I was a reference when she adopted her sweet boy Bowie and that pup hit the lottery. He is a happy, sweet, wel... (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Alexie

Dog lover looking for her dog fix!

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10282

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Alexie took great care of my dog, Fergie! She was professional, on-time, and provided cute updates (with pictures!) to let me know how the walk went. I highl... (more)"

14. Brock

Dog parks in the area, will?w/dog

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

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

About: Originally from Sarasota FL I grew up playing sports and stay active through running and lifting. Aside from the occasional ice cream sandwich, I'd... (more)

15. Madison

Experienced with all types of dogs

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madison is literally the only person I trust to watch my dogs. She truly enjoys spending time with animals, which is clear in the way she interacts with them... (more)"

16. Lauren

They'll tire of fetch before I do!

Tribeca, New york, NY, 10013

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

"Lauren was responsible for our (very large!) cavalier King Charles spaniel for many years,. She fed and cared for him, taking him three times a day on walks ... (more)"

17. Ezra

I'm a warm, kind-hearted loyalist!

Financial District, Manhattan, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Dogs have been my family's favorite since before I could walk. 2 Papillon's, 4 Shar Pei's and 1 English Bulldog later, I often recollect on how my ... (more)

18. Erica

We LOVE dogs!

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

"Having grown up with numerous greyhounds and Irish wolfhounds, Erica often helped us with the dogs and helped us take care of them if we needed some extra he... (more)"

19. Natalie

Love taking dogs to parks

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

Drop-In Visits

About: I have adored dogs my whole life and will be incredibly passionate and dedicated to any dog I care for. I'm attending college at the moment, away f... (more)

20. Leya

Just a doggy lover!

Tribeca, new york, NY, 10013

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm super patient with dogs, I love giving them attention. My friend has a dog and I have been able to care for her dog when she is away on the we... (more)


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.

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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.

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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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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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