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Dog Boarding in Athens

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

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1. Tracy

Dog-a-holic

Athens, OH, 45701

Dog Boarding

"I had confidence when I left my dogs with Tracy. Lots of experience, very dog friendly home full of dogs and dog lovers. I would definitely recommend Tracy t... (more)"

2. Katie

Flexible Schedule - near bike path!

Athens, OH, 45701

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

"Katie was super great with my pup, Chance! She accommodated my late request and also watched Chance until I could pick him up later in the day when I came to... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
3. Maria

Full-time dog aficionado!

Athens, OH, 45701

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

"Maria was great with Tana, I am very happy with her service. She kept me updated while I was away to let me know Tana was making herself at home and comforta... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
4. Whitney

I'll love your dog like I love mine

The Plains, OH, 45780

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

"Whitney is a great pet sitter! Arlo came home happy and tired from playing. (more)"

5. Adrienne T. & Ray

Fun home with fenced in yard!

Buchtel, OH, 45716

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Phew. Finally got a second to breathe at work. Adrienne and Ray are awesome! As someone that just moved to Ohio, when I needed someone to watch my dog while ... (more)"

6. Wendy

Work from home, fenced yard

Nelsonville, OH, 45764

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

"Wendy is AWESOME! She gladly took my two large dogs last minute on a weekend, as she happened to be available, and made it a wonderful stay for my two pooche... (more)"

7. Breanna

Animal Lover & Future Vet Tech

Racine, WV, 25265

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

"It's comical to see this young lady enter our wooded areas with a pack of dogs following at her heels. I don't believe there's a dog out there that doesn't l... (more)"

8. Laura

I'll love your pet like it's my own

Athens, OH, 45701

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

About: I have owned dogs my entire life and have worked with dogs of all ages and sizes. I am extremely reliable and treat my dogs better than family. I... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
9. Cassie

Plenty of play time for your dog!

Athens, OH, 45701

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

"Cassie was very nice and responsive. Our dog seemed to take to her and her dog right away. Would absolutely recommend a stay with Cassie for anyone either in... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Audena

I love animals of all kinds

Albany, OH, 45710

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

"A pet owner herself, Audena genuinely cares for all the creatures she looks after. Speaking from personal experience, she takes just as good care of them as ... (more)"

11. Samantha

Providing Love to your Furry Kids

Nelsonville, OH, 45764

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

"My girls love Sammie (Samantha) and get so excited when she comes to sit with them. Sammie wonderful about giving them the one on one snuggle time. I have tw... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Saundra

Fenced in yard & doggy door

The plains, OH, 45780

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

"Saundra would be a great asset to your team! She has such a kind and loving heart. She currently has 2 dogs of her own and loves and cares for them more than... (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Olivia

Trustworthy, Loving & Gentle Sitter

Parkersburg, WV, 26101

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

"Olivia took care of Odie and a friend's dog while my friend and I were in Philo overnight at a wedding. She was very easy to communicate with and flexible ab... (more)"

14. Julia

Experienced dog lover available

Athens, OH, 45701

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

"We sent our dog Ginger (25 lb Shepard mix) to Julia for two nights, and it went so well! Julia kept us updated with texts and pictures, and we felt super com... (more)"

15. Megan

I've had two labs at parent's home.

Athens, OH, 45701

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

About: I am a loving and caring person. I really want to get active myself, so taking pups on a walk is exciting way to do so. I'm a relatively active per... (more)

16. Cory

Weekend care for your pups!!

Athens, OH, 45701

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Why did the dog cross the road? To get to the barking lot! Hi there! I am currently a graduate student at Ohio University (OU oh yea) and am lac... (more)

17. Amanda

Motivated Dog Walker and Caretaker

Bartlett, OH, 45713

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

About: I would be delighted to help you with your furry friend while you can't be there. I love animals and they are like people. I would take very good c... (more)

18. Alisha

Mondays and Thursdays Availability

Athens, OH, 45701

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

About: I am an ultra caring person and love to give away the spare time I have. I grew up fostering dogs on a farm (sometimes 7+ at a time) and each and e... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
19. Meghan

Home full-time

Athens, OH, 45701

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have cared for multiple pets in the past. I currently have a 9 year old dachshund that lives with my parents while I am in school. I’ve had dogs ... (more)

20. Courtney

I'll run and play with your dog

Mc Arthur, OH, 45651

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

About: Ive been raised around animals my entire life, i love dogs and all animals, i will play with your dog, take him/her outside for walks, feed them if... (more)


As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Athens dog sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for dog boarding while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a dog sitter in Athens, OH who meets your - and your dog's - needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog - including background checks and community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers for hire, and that includes offering pet boarding in Athens, OH.

If you need to book a great dog sitter on the go, you'll love the Rover dog boarding app. You can browse hundreds of pre-reviewed, trusted dog sitter in minutes from your phone, and rebook your favorite sitter with just a few taps. You'll get photo updates from your dog sitter which can be shared via the Rover dog boarding app in real time, and the app's cashless payment feature allows you to pay your dog sitter easily and securely, without worrying about cash, checks or tips.

You'll also be able to relax when it comes to price, because the cost of dog boarding in Athens, OH is surprisingly reasonable. No matter your budget or lifestyle, there's a dog sitter on Rover to match your wallet. Wondering how much most people pay for Rover dog boarding services? The average dog boarding rates will give you a good sense of what to expect before checking out the individual dog sitters' hourly rates.

In other words, when you use Rover to find Athens dog boarding services, your pet is given the best in loving care and hands-on attention, and you don't need to miss out on that just because life got in the way.

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How it works

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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.