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

25 repeat clients

"As always, Matt is a fantastic dog sitter. Not only did he make sure we got pictures of Hera every day, he makes sure that she eats (she's picky and gets dis... (more)"

2. Anita

I love ALL fur friends.

Gig Harbor, WA, 98335

Dog Boarding

12 repeat clients

"I'm so glad that I found Anita. I've never left my dog with anyone before, but I felt completely at ease leaving my dog with her for a long weekend. She ha... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Dana

We have extra love for dogs.

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

13 repeat clients

"Our dog had a great time at Robert's. Robert's Jack Russell terrier (Jackie) and our dog Abbey were a good match and had a fun time. I felt confident that le... (more)"

4. Tracy

Lifetime animal lover

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

6 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)"

5. Kelli

Love animals and I have a huge yard

Eastside-Enact, Tacoma, WA, 98404

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"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)"

Available this weekend
6. Tobi

Would love to spoil your dog.

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

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

17 repeat clients

"Tobi had my Opus II for 13 days while I was back east. She was absolutely wonderful. Opus was as happy as a clam snuggling up to Tobi, her husband or her dau... (more)"

7. Cindy

Forever Furry Lover

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding

"Cindy is the most caring person I've ever known when it comes to dogs. She has a natural ability to comfort and relate to them. We have taken care of each ... (more)"

8. Natasha

Loving Pet Sitter, Full-Time Care

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"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. Rayne

Barking Beds Doggy Camp!

South End, Tacoma, WA, 98408

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

10 repeat clients

"My first time boarding my 2 babies, and it was for a week. I am so appreciative for the love and care Rayne gave to my girls! I enjoyed the pictures and vide... (more)"

10. Amber

FT dog boarding in University Place

University Place, WA, 98467

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Amber and her family was so welcoming to my dog Lucky. He was like part of the family. She sent pictures and lucky didn't even want to come back lol. I recom... (more)"

11. Brianne

Safe, fun, attentive! Look no more!

South Tacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98409

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

1 repeat client

About: I have grown up my entire life with animals. I've helped train many puppies and I just have a love for animals. I want to be the help you're lookin... (more)

12. Kaisa

All proceeds fund my horse rescue!

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98433

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

"Kaisa is a very experienced dog handler! She goes above and beyond any expectations I could have asked for!! She will be the first person I call in the futur... (more)"

13. Peter F

Lifetime canine lover!

Newtacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98402

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

8 repeat clients

"Peter was awesome! He was so caring and made sure that he knew exactly what to do with our special needs dog Jake. I was so grateful that I didn't have to w... (more)"

14. Richard

Bulldog family with big back yard.

South End, Tacoma, WA, 98408

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

11 repeat clients

"I was anxious leaving Rhody for 16 days but after meeting Richard and his dogs, Lady and Duke, I was comforted by his friendly nature and his sweet dogs. I ... (more)"

15. 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)

16. Courtney

Animal lover looking to help others

South Tacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98409

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

23 repeat clients

"My experience with Courtney was fantastic. She truly cares about the family pets she takes care. What she says and what she does are one is the same. I felt... (more)"

17. 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

"We couldn't have asked for a better place for our puppy to stay for two weeks while away for the holidays. Sonya and her family took great care of our boxer ... (more)"

18. Laurie

Enjoy Your Getaway Without Worries

South End, Tacoma, WA, 98418

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"Laurie took great care of my five month old Lab puppy. She sent me daily pictures, and Fen was happy and tired when I picked her up. I will definitely be ask... (more)"

19. Philemon

I am passionate,generous&kind.

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

Dog Boarding

"Philemon is great with pets and treats each and every one of them like royalty. He is very thorough and makes sure his clients are satisfied with the care an... (more)"

20. Reese

besties with your dog in 60 seconds

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

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

"Reese is by far the most committed animal caregiver I've ever had the pleasure of working with. My wife and I have worked with numerous individuals who clai... (more)"

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