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.

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1. Courtney

Lovable Pet owner/sitter!

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

About: In my lifetime, I have been blessed with the privilege of caring for 4 cats and 3 dogs of my own. I have also been in the animal care business volu... (more)

2. Mary

Caring sitter at your service

Financial District, New York, NY, 10006

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

30 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)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
3. Ariel

Help! Dog trapped in human body!

Lower East Side, Manhattan, NY, 10002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Woof! Nothing wags my tail more than knowing that Ariel B. is going to come over and walk me. She is the bomb. She lets me sniff hydrants, she walks me all o... (more)"

4. Paige

Outgoing Dog Sitter

Soho, New York, NY, 10012

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

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)"

5. Kimberly

A day with puppy love is a good one

Financial District, New York, NY, 10005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Reliable and took good care of my cat. (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Minako

Dog sitter with flexible schedule

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

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

24 repeat clients

" On a rainy day, when we were walking on a street, we found a pigeon sitting on the wet pavement, and then, to avoid the rain, the pigeon started to move... (more)"

7. Megan

Dog loving family near a park

Financial District, New York, NY, 10004

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: I am from Upstate, Albany area. I am a college student at the King's college in the financial district. I love animals and I dog and cat sit in my ... (more)

8. Savannah

Future profession involving animals

Financial District, New York , NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Savannah is an extremely reliable and caring person who I have always trusted with my dog! She's always on time, knows how to care and cater to all a dogs ne... (more)"

9. Lindsay

FiDi Dog Lover & Trainer!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Lindsay was great! She was very responsive and flexible for a last minute meet and greet + booking as well as keeping in frequent contact during her visit w... (more)"

10. Ellie

Experienced And Caring Sitter

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hi! I'm Ellie and I have been caring for dogs for around ten years now. I have volunteered at local shelters for over four years and am background ... (more)

11. Joan K.

Caring, attentive dog lover!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10004

House Sitting, 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)"

12. Rebecca

My work + home allows dogs!

Soho, new york, NY, 10014

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

"Rebecca is one of the kindest, most patient, and responsible people I know. She is always looking out for the well-being of others and always manages to plan... (more)"

13. Tessa

Lifelong dog lover!

Little Italy, New York , NY, 10013

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

"Tessa is one of the kindest animal lovers I know! She is patient and loving and I will never hesitate to call her whenever I need someone to watch my Pepper ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
14. Kayla

Fully Insured Responsible Pet Lover

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

41 repeat clients

"As always, great with the animals and very professional (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
15. Ana

All we need is dogs

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10280

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

About: AVAILABLE ON CHRISTIMAS AND NEW YEARS EVE! I had dogs my whole life and the last couple of years I used to host my friends dogs when they needed. I... (more)

Confirmed New Years Availability
16. Kirsi

Your Dog's Home Away From Home

Battery Park, New York, NY, 10282

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

7 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)

Confirmed Holiday Availability
17. Lindsay

A true Home away from Home!

Tribeca, New York, NY, 10013

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

15 repeat clients

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

42 repeat clients

"I contacted David for a last minute stay with my pup Nikki and he was not only immediately accommodating but also a great comfort to me and to my dog Nikki. ... (more)"

19. Mindy

Aspiring vet with a 16-yo pup!

Chinatown, New York, NY, 10013

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mindy, a long time dog owner, enthusiastically helped me when I needed someone to watch my foster dog overnight. Casper had just been rescued from a kill she... (more)"

20. Kyra

Student looking for furry friends!

Financial District, New York, NY, 10038

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our four dogs are our family. Kyra has an obvious love for animals and our dogs love her. Kyra plays, walks, feeds, and cares for our dogs while we are away ... (more)"

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