Dog Boarding in Columbus

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

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1. Lindsey Verified Background CheckRover 101

A place where your dog can be a dog

Franklinton, Columbus, OH, 43222

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Lindsey was our first Rover stay with our first pup and we are delighted that she was willing to let our new puppy stay with her. Lindsey is a dog lover and... (more)"

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2. Stephanie Verified Background Check

Caring/Professional, here to help!

University, Columbus, OH, 43202

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Stephanie took excellent care of my little buddy! She made sure he ate his food, even though he can be weird about it, and I was never concerned about his sa... (more)"

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3. Andy Verified Background Check

Attention, play and love are key!

Grandview, OH, 43212

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"Andy was so great and Winston loved him and his dog Tucker! I get sad leaving my dog but I felt good about Winston being in Andy's care and he made sure to s... (more)"

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4. Jenn Verified Background Check

German Village Dog Lover!

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Jenn did an amazing job with our little elderly girl, Nala (14). Jenn is a true dog lover! We look forward to future stays when visiting OSU! (more)"

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5. Matthew Verified Background Check

Hi my name is Matthew!!

Weinland Park, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Matthew met our expectations as a sitter to our 2 doggies. His fast communication gave us peace of mind before and during the stay with him. He sent updates ... (more)"

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6. Nicki Verified Background Check

Long walks and cuddle puddles

Columbus, OH, 43212

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicki is fantastic with my dog Roark. He is a 9 year old Siberian Husky, who is still a lot of work! She is always on time and goes above and beyond to make ... (more)"

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7. Jill Verified Background Check

Animal lover with a fenced yard

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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"Finn stayed with Jill, Milo, and Lucy for ten days and had a great time! She was super responsive, flexible with my travel plans, and sent pictures daily. Fi... (more)"

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8. Sasha Verified Background CheckRover 101

When they're here, they are Family!

Near Southside, columbus, OH, 43206

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

"We have been using Rover.com for four years and have never had a better caregiver than Sasha R. She knows what she's doing, has a great family, clean and sm... (more)"

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9. Jenny Verified Background Check

Unconditional Dog Lover

Victorican Village, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Jenny was amazing! This was my first time using Rover and I wasn’t really sure how everything worked. I needed a sitter ASAP same day and over night. Jenny w... (more)"

10. Matt Verified Background Check

The BEST dog sitter in Columbus!

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Matt took absolutely spectacular care of Ivy! She came home very happy and tired (a sign of a doggy life well lived). He was great at sending updates and it ... (more)"

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11. Jenessa Verified Background Check

Fenced-in yard dog lover!

Weinland Park, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Jenessa was excellent! She was able to calm down our anxious dog and sent lots of photo updates while we were on our trip. I highly recommend her! (more)"

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12. Ashley Verified Background Check

Tripawd mom who loves furbabies

Italian Village, COLUMBUS, OH, 43215

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"Last winter, Ashley Strong adopted a three legged Goldendoodle who needed a home. Adopting a special needs dog comes with its challenges, but Ashley quickly ... (more)"

13. Erin Verified Background Check

Dog lover here :)

Near Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

About: I have been around dogs my whole life, from growing up with rottweilers and their puppies to purchasing dogs of my own. I have bottle fed pups to t... (more)

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14. Dawn Verified Background Check

Small dogs/special care/lotsa love

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Dawn was excellent with Ollie! Communicated throughout his stay and sent lots of pictures and updates. He seemed to have had lots of fun playing with her dog... (more)"

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15. Morgan Verified Background Check

Happy and energetic animal lover!

Downtown, Columbus, OH, 43215

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan is very meticulous and caring. This absolutely stands true when she caring for pets. When sitting my dog, she goes above and beyond. She is very respo... (more)"

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16. Lonnie Verified Background Check

Stay and play with "Ernie Freckles"

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43203

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"I would highly recommended Brent as a dog sitter! He will treat your dog like family. Brent is very kind, personable, professional and loves dogs. You will n... (more)"

17. Hayley Verified Background Check

Dependable and loving dog sitter!

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Hayley was awesome with my two dogs. Couldn’t have picked a better person to watch my dogs! Will definitely book with her again. I would recommend her to any... (more)"

18. Michael Verified Background Check

Fenced yard-dogs are family members

Near Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I’ve had Michael and Mark watch Bowie twice now and have nothing but wonderful things to say. They Sent me lots of sweet pictures, I knew he was being well t... (more)"

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19. Gwen Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Passionate dog lover!

Columbus, OH, 43215

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"Gwen was an excellent dog-sitter for my Corgi mix and kept me informed while I was gone with texts/photos of my dog. She was professional and made sure my Co... (more)"

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20. Dawn Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Providing lots of Love & Cuddles!

Victorican Village, Columbus, OH, 43201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Dawn is fantastic! My girl was positively spoiled. She went on fun walks, played with other dogs, played with Dawn, and enjoyed lots of cuddles. For the enti... (more)"

Why do dog owners in Columbus choose dog boarding with Rover?

Pet parents prefer Rover dog boarding in Columbus because it's a more personalized experience for them and their dogs. You find the perfect dog sitter in Columbus for you in your neighborhood and they'll care for your dog in their home, just like you would.

Why do dog owners love Columbus?

As the capital of Ohio, Columbus attracts all kinds of people, including lots of loving dog owners. With livable neighborhoods, beautiful parks, and loving pet care throughout the city, it's a great place for a pet parent to call home.

Which Columbus parks are great for dogs?

Spending a day with your dog in Columbus is easy and a whole lot of fun thanks to the handful of beautiful dog parks in the area. Big Walnut Dog Park has separate areas for large and small dogs and parking available to make visiting the park easy. With plenty of shade trees, Godown Dog Park is a beautiful place to visit on a warmer day. You'll even find poop bags provided at this park! Tail Wags Playground is a 5,000 square foot indoor park for play-time in all kinds of weather. You'll find snacks, coffee, and free WIFI for human guests. Just north of Columbus you'll find Friends of Alum Creek Dog Park, which features a huge area for dogs to run, fenced-in lake access for swimming, and a spot to clean up your pup after taking a dip.

What neighborhoods in Columbus are good for dogs?

There are lots of beautiful neighborhoods in Columbus, with something to offer just about every dog owner. The vibrant Discovery District, you'll find a distinctive urban enclave home to cultural institutions like the Columbus Metropolitan Library and Columbus Museum of Art. In the Victorian Village area, you'll see beautiful old established trees lining the streets, perfect for a scene walk through the campus of Ohio State University. With a history stretching over 200 years, the Brewery District is a fascinating place to visit. There are numerous bars and restaurants, along with The Germania Club, which was established in 1866. Listed on the National Register of Historic places in 1987, the East Broad Street Historic District is another interesting neighborhood to explore. Franklinton is bordered by the Scioto River and U.S. Route 40, one of the nation's first roads. The Greater Hilltop Area encompasses many residential neighborhoods, including Highland West, Wilshire Heights, and Westgate. Clintonville is an unofficial neighborhood near areas like Briggsdale and Cherry Creek, where many Ohio residents have settled down. you'll find college students around Dennison Place, as it's part of the University District area of Columbus.