Dog Boarding in Central, Tacoma

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

1. Matt

Military Vet Providing Pet Care

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

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

22 repeat clients

"Matt took excellent care of our two GSDs, which happened to be their first overnight away from home. We loved receiving our pics throughout the day! They wer... (more)"

2. Tobi

Would love to spoil your dog.

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

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

16 repeat clients

"First time Charlie has stayed with Tobi and he loved it. Tobi is very laid back and easy going and made Charlie very welcome. We had a little message or pic... (more)"

3. Tina

I'm retired & ready for a dog life!

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

21 repeat clients

"Tina is in a word AWESOME. I'm so genuinely happy to have found Tina. She is the perfect dog sitter. My little dog is blind, and Tina cares for her to th... (more)"

4. Anita

I love ALL fur friends.

Gig Harbor, WA, 98335

Dog Boarding

11 repeat clients

"We are very happy we found Anita. Oscar is very happy too! He had a nice stay with her while we were away. We loved getting the text updates and photos fr... (more)"

5. Dana

We have extra love for dogs.

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"We could not have asked for a better home away from home for our Nina. Robert & Dana are organized and thoughtful with a home that is both safe and fun for d... (more)"

6. Kelli

Love animals and I have a huge yard

Eastside-Enact, Tacoma, WA, 98404

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Kelli is AMAZING!!! While I was away, she made sure my dog got plenty of excercise and kept him safe and sound. And she was EXCELLENT in communication, givin... (more)"

7. Sue

I am a stay at home mom, here FT!

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98465

Dog Boarding

39 repeat clients

"Scout had a great time and really connected with Sue and her son. When we brought him home he slept for hours our of exhaustion from all the play he had! (more)"

8. Natasha

Loving Pet Sitter, Full-Time Care

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Our ShihTzu had a wonderful time with Natasha. They went for walks and visits with family and new doggy friends. She sent us several updates and pictures dur... (more)"

9. Amy

Active, fun and caring dog owner

Eastside-Enact, Tacoma , WA, 98404

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

2 repeat clients

"Amy did great with my energetic lab. Her dog plays well even with our dominant female. Plenty of walks and she send pictures! I'm very happy with the care sh... (more)"

10. Amber

FT dog boarding in University Place

University Place, WA, 98467

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Our dogs loved Amber and her family! They were happy and I could tell they took very good care of Winston and Hunter! We will definitely hire Amber again! ... (more)"

11. Tracy

Lifetime animal lover

West End, tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"My dog, Emma, and I talked it over and we want to highly recommend Tracy and Mike, but we hope not to generate a problem for us getting our next booking (more)"

12. Jamie

Calm and confident pack leader.

Lakewood, WA, 98499

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

3 repeat clients

About: I have spent my entire life living with and learning from animals of all species. At age 15 I volunteered at a vet clinic for 2 years, I have alway... (more)

13. Rayne

Barking Beds Doggy Camp!

South End, Tacoma, WA, 98408

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

9 repeat clients

"We cannot thank them enough for taking such great care of our puppy. It was the first time that we had left Cooper with someone else since getting him and we... (more)"

14. Brianne

Safe, fun, attentive! Look no more!

South Tacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98409

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

About: I have grown up my entire life with cats and dogs. I've helped train many puppies and I have also watched family/friends animals for days at a time... (more)

15. Peter F

Lifetime canine lover!

Newtacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98402

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

8 repeat clients

"Peter did an awesome job watching Pumpkin and was flexible with us for pick up times. He was always quick to respond and sent regular updates. Thanks again P... (more)"

16. Valerie

Dog lover! With a dog personality!

South Tacoma, TACOMA, WA, 98409

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: Grew up with large dogs, started dog sitting a few years back and loved it. I have a passion for dogs, a strong love and connection with them. I wo... (more)

17. Melissa

Help me help you! 6 yrs experience

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

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

"Melissa did such a great job with my older dog and over a long holiday weekend! She obviously loves dogs. She even got my old girl to play and get a little ... (more)"

18. Courtney

Animal lover looking to help others

South Tacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98409

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

22 repeat clients

"Friendly, caring sitter who treats your pet like her own. My pup seemed to enjoy her time at Courtney's home, and I'm told even snuggled with the cats. (more)"

19. Jarrett

Easygoing, work-from-home household

North End, TACOMA, WA, 98406

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

"Jarrett took care of my dog for just over a week. He sent several picture updates while I was away showing her lounging on the couch and playing at the park.... (more)"

20. Sonya

We love Dogs!!!! <3 <3 <3

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

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

2 repeat clients

"I was very satisfied with Sonya taking care of my 3 BABIES and have no doubt if I ever need a sitter for them again SONYA WILL BE MY FIRST CHOICE. When my ba... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for overnight boarding for their dog. 700 owners have reviewed sitters in Central, Tacoma, WA, giving them an average rating of 4.3/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect dog 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 dog boarding rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a dog 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.com offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels and traditional dog sitting. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog, turn to Rover for your dog boarding needs. It's easy to find a loving Central dog sitter on Rover who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at their sitter's home. Search from hundreds of dog sitters in Central, Tacoma, WA, 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. With Rover, pet boarding is guilt-free, cashless, and convenient. That way, you can hit the road happy knowing your dog's in loving hands while you're away.

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