The Inside Scoop on Rover Dog Sitting, Boston-Style

Rover dog sitting - Boston dog sittersRachel and Elena are roommates and Rover sitters in Boston’s North End. Together, this dog loving duo ranks among the city’s top sitters.

They were introduced to Rover in the summer of 2013 and have been active sitters ever since. My interview with them delves into what it takes to be a top sitter and how to fit Rover into your life, even with a full time job.



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A day out in dog-friendly Boston

This weekend, spend a day out and about in Boston without leaving your dog at home. I’ve taken the liberty of planning an entire day—from breakfast to happy hour—so you and your dog can go out on the town together. Explore dog-friendly Boston in style!

Read on to learn how to go out in Boston without leaving your dog behind…



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Top 10 Dog Parks in Boston

It can be tough to find Boston dog parks—both in and around the city. So, as Boston City Manager, here is my gift to you: a definitive list of the very best dog parks in the Boston area.

This list features a mix of our favorite on and off-leash options, along with all the relevant information you need to know. There’s something here for everyone, both in and out of the city limits. Check out our map of the best Boston dog parks!

Dog Friendly Parks in Boston, Ma

1. Boston Common – Back Bay

131 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02111

Boston Common is one of the most beautiful parks in the city. The Common allows well-behaved dogs to be off leash between 6am and 9am and again from 4pm to 8pm. Dogs are allowed in the park on-leash throughout the day.

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