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

37 repeat clients

"Mary was great with our newly learning city dog. She handle his quirks with ease and understanding. She sent updates and photos. We will definitely use her a... (more)"

2. Minako

Dog sitter with flexible schedule

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

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

41 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)"

3. Cynthia

Caring Dog lover who walks for fun!

Little Italy, New York, NY, 10012

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cynthia is amazing with dogs! Sometimes I call her for advice before taking my dog to the vet! She truly cares and I feel completely safe leaving my little g... (more)"

4. Hillary.

Years of experience & tons of care!

Lower Manhattan, New York, NY, 10012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

About: I have always been passionate about dogs and I have experience with small & large size pups. I am happy to accommodate any needs, and give your dog... (more)

5. Aioni

Tiffany & Paws.

Soho, New york, NY, 10012

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

2 repeat clients

About: I live in an all organic, chemical, and smoke free household located in the heart of Soho. Ill be home full time over the summer. I'm by Washingto... (more)

6. 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)"

7. Hamilton

Nothing better than a happy dog

Soho, New York, NY, 10012

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

About: I have never not had a dog my entire life. Growing up in a dog loving household, we consistently had two dogs (or more) who were part of the family... (more)

8. Joan K.

Caring, attentive dog lover!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10004

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Joan is more than your an animal lover, she is an animal advocate. I've watched Joan take personal risks to help an animal in need, whether in her care or no... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Justin

I'll play with your dog for hours

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10007

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

About: I have grown up around dogs my whole life, raising a sheltie and a German sheperad. I trained them myself, starting to learn at the time I was 10 t... (more)

10. Mimi

Saving all my loving for the pups

Financial District, New York , NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"On time, communicative and easy to work with. Would use again. (more)"

11. 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)"

12. Linda

Full time doggy lover

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"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)"

13. Joanna

New to FiDi, but not to Rover!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10006

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

1 repeat client

"Joanna is a young woman but don't let that stop you from considering her. She is very reliable and dependable. We have 4 dogs and she is very good in holding... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Gary

I'd pet puppies any minute possible

Lower East Side, New York, NY, 10002

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

"Gary is a friendly, caring person who puts others before himself. In this case, he would make sure any dog he's taking care of has the best experience with a... (more)"

15. 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

4 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)

16. Caroline

Dog Lover

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

17. Brett

I love dogs more than people!

Lower East Side, New York , NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I use to take my mother's dog Angelina for long walks and dog sit. Give her baths and comb her hair. My dog Charlie loves to sleep with me. He lov... (more)

18. Lindsay

A true Home away from Home!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

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

17 repeat clients

"Lindsay was such a lifesaver! She answered my request very promptly and after she met Lola I was very confident lola would be in great hands. During my time ... (more)"

19. Prim

I'm a graphic designer who love dog

Little Italy, New york, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Prim is a real dog's best friend. She is one of the best responsible dog owners I know. She takes such good care of her dogs. She knows not only how to play ... (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

49 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)"

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Pet owners love New York City pet sitters on Rover. 13,580 owners have reviewed sitters in New York, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5.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.

Ready 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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