House Sitting in Washington Heights, Manhattan, NY

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Lindsay

Dog parent and dog lover!

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10040

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Lindsay is incredibly passionate about animals, dogs in particular. She is capable of handling all different breeds, and puts in the effort to actually unde... (more)"

2. Chris

Dogs best friend.

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10032

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My tiny little diva of a dog (puppy mill rescue) can be quite a handful but Chris was patient and kind with her. Luci usually dislikes men and can be a littl... (more)"

3. Brigitte

Fun, playful, and safe

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10032

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brigitte is incredibly responsible and punctual; when she commits to a job she gives 150%. She is great with animals, especially dogs. I have known Brigitte ... (more)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Mar 02 - Mar 05)
4. JJ

Retired, Pet Care Extraordinaire!

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"JJ is an excellent pet sitter. Our animals were calm and content when we returned and what's better is that our apartment was left immaculate. I highly recom... (more)"

5. Markus

Performer seeking to watch dogs :)

Washington Heights, New York City, NY, 10032

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Markus puppy sat my Maltipoo, Truffles, for the very first time a few months ago when I left town for the weekend. Immediately, after that weekend, I knew it... (more)"

6. Susan

Reliable pet sitter ready for hire!

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Susan was great! She hung out with our dogs while we were away, and sent us regular updates and pictures. Would definitely book with her again. (more)"

7. Leyli

Loving and reliable.

Washington Heights, New york, NY, 10032

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

About: My typical routine for pets would be, I walk them make sure they do everything they need to I play with them for a bit make sure they get exercise... (more)

Confirmed available next weekend (Mar 02 - Mar 05)
8. Marissa

Ready to Care for Your Furry Family

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10032

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

1 repeat client

"For as long as I've known Marissa, she's had a heart for animals. Over the years she has rescued and given a loving home to many pets. She's flexible, respon... (more)"

9. William

Dogs love me and I love dogs

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10032

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lady loves him, and you can tell Will is a true dog lover. I couldn't be happier. (more)"

10. Allison

Reliable and Caring Sitter

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Allison was so awesome and flexible when there was a mix-up with getting my keys and also when my new roommates were causing issues. Marley seemed very happy... (more)"

11. Michael

Personable, compassionate dog lover

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10040

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael has taken care of my dog Tess many many times--he's my go-to friend to take care of her, because she adores him, and she doesn't like anyone! She's v... (more)"

12. Jimmy

Freelance dog love

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10032

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"As Jimmy's parent, I have observed her feelings and actions towards animals her whole life and can say that I am proud of her sensitivity, responsibility, an... (more)"

13. Pamela

Experienced and loving dog sitter

Washington Heights, Manhattan , NY, 10032

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Ever since I was a little girl, I've always loved animals and did everything I could to learn about them. Because of this I've devoted time to cari... (more)

14. Molly

Playful, Energetic, Dog enthusiast

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10032

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

"As a colleague of Molly's I believe numerous traits make her an exceptional dog caregiver, but several that stand out to me (as a dog owner) are her compassi... (more)"

15. Leslie

Responsible & pup-oriented

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

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

About: I've been around dogs for much of my life, and got my own pup, a rescue, a few years ago. I love getting to know each dog's personality, and belie... (more)

16. Ellen

Responsible and Genuine Dog sitter

Washington Heights, New York , NY, 10032

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

" I moved to New York afew months ago and soon realized I'd needed an extra hand with caring for my dog. I downloaded Rover and found Ellen who is absolutely ... (more)"

17. Dayna

I love animals, especially dogs!

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

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

11 repeat clients

"Dayna is an awesome and reliable person. Her love for animals, dogs especially, really made me feel comfortable with having her dog-sit my pups while I was o... (more)"

18. Melissa

Dog-friendly person here!

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

9 repeat clients

"Melissa was a wonderful pet sitter for our cat and dog! She was patient and understanding with our pup, who isn't a big fan of the great outdoors--and she m... (more)"

19. Alec

Huge geek who loves animals!

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alec was great. He's very sweet with animals and an all around good guy. If you hire him he'll take fantastic care of your pup! (more)"

20. Tina

Let Me Take Care of Your Family

Washington Heights, New York, NY, 10033

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

About: I will take care of your dog as though he or she was part of my own family. I will either come to your house or they can come to mine for sitting.... (more)

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 181 owners have reviewed sitters in Washington Heights, Manhattan, NY, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Washington Heights, Manhattan house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Washington Heights, Manhattan, NY who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Washington Heights house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Washington Heights, Manhattan, NY for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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