Dog Boarding in Central, Raleigh, NC

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

1. Olivia

Downtown couple w/ energetic dogs!

South Central, RALEIGH, NC, 27601

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Olivia and Alex are excellent. They went way above and beyond to ensure our dog was happy. I received updates and photos and detailed feedback. I picked up s... (more)"

2. Nicole

The BEST care for your BEST friend!

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

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

28 repeat clients

"Nicole was a life saver for me and my husband (and our dog Banksy). She took care of our little Banksy while we were literally on the other side of the world... (more)"

3. Laura

Responsible and Loving Dog Mom!

Five Points, Raleigh, NC, 27608

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

"Laura took such great care of our dog Hank and he loved playing with her dog Tally! (more)"

4. Caitlin

happy pups = happy owners ✓

Central, Raleigh, NC, 27601

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

1 repeat client

About: I can't wait to look after your pup! I work full-time in retail which provides me a very flexible schedule. My boyfriend of 9 years works from ho... (more)

5. Rachel

I will love your pet as my own!

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

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

1 repeat client

"Tagan loved staying with Rachel and her shared photos with excitement seen in them showed it! Thank you for taking such good care of my fur baby Rachel. Glad... (more)"

6. Emily

Raleigh dog lover

Five Points, Raleigh , NC, 27605

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

"Wheels had a great weekend with Emily! She sent lots of photos, and he was pooped when he got home on Sunday. Will definitely use her again! (more)"

7. Elkee

20 years experience caring for dogs

RALEIGH, NC, 27603

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

13 repeat clients

"Elkee did a fantastic job! She is a very caring and patient person. It is obvious that she is very knowledgeable and was sensitive about my leaving Mylie. I... (more)"

8. Linsey

WHATS YOUR HAPPY? Walks, hugs, nap?

Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC, 27605

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Linsey was a great sitter! LALA made herself at home and Linsey welcomed her as if she was her own. Thanks and I would highly recommend her as I will be retu... (more)"

9. Derek

Dog LOVER with Flexible Scedule

North Central, Raleigh , NC, 27604

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

15 repeat clients

"Derek is the greatest! We got lots of pics and everything was so easy with drop off and other organizing details. Thanks for another great stay! (more)"

10. Cheryl

24/7 care, I work from home.

Five Points, Raleigh, NC, 27608

Dog Boarding

9 repeat clients

"Cheryl did a tremendously wonderful job again. This time both dogs stayed with she and Wally (her Rover Ambassadog) and my "sleeps-all-day" 16 YO chihuahua ... (more)"

11. Mina

LOVE animals - and people!

East Raleigh, Raleigh, NC, 27604

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

"Mina, her husband, and two pups were the absolute BEST!! My playful 1 year old puppy had the sweetest playmates, a big yard, toys and treats, and lots of lov... (more)"

12. Jeff

Very Active and Loving!

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jeff is fantastic. Sam was very happy and came home energized. Fairly certain Sam would have preferred to stayeven longer with Jeff. (more)"

13. Anna

Your Pup's Favorite Sitter!

Central, Raleigh, NC, 27601

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Anna and Charlie took my corgi under their wings and make him feel just at home. Anna was super attentive and messaged me and sent photos throughout the week... (more)"

14. Kelly

Personalized attention for your dog

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

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

5 repeat clients

"Kelly is wonderful!! She has watched Brody twice now - once at her home and once at mine. She is very accommodating. Her dog, Daisy, is so sweet and Brody an... (more)"

15. Megan

I treat your fur-babes like family!

Southwest, Raleigh, NC, 27603

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

"Megan and her family did an excellent job boarding our beagle mix, Lulu. I appreciated that Megan was at home during the day, Megan's husband took long walks... (more)"

16. Bianca

Downtown Raleigh Puppy Paradise!

Central, Raleigh, NC, 27601

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"I am so so happy and RELIEVED to have Bianca nearby! My 5lb morkie Bailey stayed with Bianca and her sweet pups and two nights, and Bailey came home so happ... (more)"

17. Susan

Let me borrow your love!

Wade, Raleigh, NC, 27607

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Gemma was in great spirits when I collected her which is all I could ask from anyone taking care of our precious babies! Susan was flexible and accommodating... (more)"

18. Katie

Responsible dog lover and expert.

Wade, Raleigh, NC, 27607

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

"Katie's love and dedication towards any and all animals is very easily seen the second you meet her. We went out to dinner about a month ago and Katie showed... (more)"

19. Jennifer

Dogs are family!

Southwest, RALEIGH, NC, 27603

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

1 repeat client

About: Along with being the mom of 2 great rescue pups, I also volunteer as foster parent for a local rescue organization. Over the past 2 years, I've ha... (more)

20. Hunt

Come for the need, stay for the fun

Five Points, Raleigh, NC, 27605

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

1 repeat client

"Hunt was awesome, he was able to help me out on short notice. Gemini got alone wonderfully with his dog & they played great together. Would most definitely r... (more)"

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Raleigh Bark Score

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Score: 62.34

Vet Availability: 50 (US Avg 40)

Pet Services: 68 (US Avg 58)

Parks and Fun: 68 (US Avg 57)

Quality of Life: 62 (US Avg 58)

Dog owners love Rover's aleigh dog sitters. 251 owners have reviewed sitters in Raleigh, giving them an average rating of 4.93/5.

Raleigh, North Carolina - a "City of Oaks" impassioned by its love for barbeque. Whether it's Lexington or Eastern-style, its followers are avid about the superiority of their recipes and willing to fight for it. However, nothing is more impassioned than a dog-loving North Carolinian's love for his/her pooch.

For Raleigh dog lovers, the city has a selection of dog parks such as Carolina Pines, which provides shade and drinking water to help your dog escape the Southern summer heat. Another popular spot is Millbrook Exchange Dog Park, which boasts three separately fenced areas for dogs of all abilities and is lighted for nighttime use.

If you're looking for dog boarding, pet sitting, or dog walking in Raleigh, NC, begin by scrolling through our list of sitters, many of which have completed Rover's training course on best practices to keep dogs healthy and happy while their parents are away.

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