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Dog Boarding in Columbus

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

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Confirmed 4th of July Availability
1. Dawn

Providing lots of Love & Cuddles!

Victorican Village, Columbus, OH, 43201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Coco LOVED her stay at Dawn's! They played, cuddled, and stayed so busy together, Coco came home exhausted. Dawn sent me plenty of photos and totally eased... (more)"

2. Kathryn

Student/Housekeeper/Dog Lover ?

Weinland Park, Columbus, OH, 43201

Dog Boarding

"Kathryn did a great job with our pup. She was happy, healthy, and clearly enjoyed her time. Very good communicator, professional, and flexible on working a... (more)"

3. Elizabeth

I’ll treat your dog like family!

Downtown, Columbus, OH, 43215

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Highly Recommend. Good communication. Flexible and easy to deal with. Was in Columbus for the Final 4 games, and both games went into Over Time - and she ha... (more)"

4. Mary

Pets Pleasurable Playtime Partner

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Mary was great. (more)"

5. Dani

Love is a Four Legged Word

Columbus, OH, 43212

Dog Boarding

"Dani is absolutely awesome! She asked lots of questions at our meet n greet, then she kept me updated with pictures twice a day, and took very good care of... (more)"

6. Jenn

German Village Dog Lover!

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

"Jenn was great with Penny & sent many updates throughout the visit. Penny loved playing with Jenn & her puppy and came home very sleepy! I highly recommend h... (more)"

7. Rob

Let Our Pup Keep Yours Company

Italian Village, Columbus, OH, 43201

Dog Boarding

"Rob and his wife were GREAT! My pitty latched onto theirs and it was a happy duo. The pictures they sent were unexplainably cute. It was great to see my pup ... (more)"

8. Meg

I love doggos!

Columbus, OH, 43212

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

"Meg was took excellent care of our dog for the weekend. She was really flexible on pick up/drop off times and even sent us updates and pictures. We can’t wai... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
9. Derek

Dogs are my life!

South Side, Columbus, OH, 43207

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

"Derek took great care of Gaspar. He even gave him a bath! It was obvious that he really cares for dogs and is very kind and loving. (more)"

10. Abby

Can’t wait to meet your pup!

Columbus, OH, 43212

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

"Abby was an ideal dog sitter and a great communicator. Definitely will request another dog sit with Abby! (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
11. Kaylee

100% dog lover

Southside, columbus, OH, 43206

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

"Kaylee was great! Toaster seemed like he was mostly calm and content. She sent us picture upsates everyday. We would definitely book with her again. (more)"

12. Chanelle

Dog lover, flexible schedule!

Brewery, Columbus, OH, 45206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"This was the first time our dog has stayed with anyone. To say we were a bit anxious was an understatement. After meeting with Chanelle, we immediately kne... (more)"

13. Debra

Experienced pet owner w/fenced yard

Near Southside, Columbus, OH, 43205

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

"Debra has been a great sitter for our dog mac. She has done a great job making my husband and I feel comfortable with leaving Mac in her care. She is very re... (more)"

14. Jamie

Fenced yard and plenty of play time

Upper Arlington, Columbus, OH, 43212

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jamie is the best! She went above and beyond while watching Benson. She made us feel comfortable leaving him while we were away and sent us lots of fun upd... (more)"

15. Jessica

Experienced Dog sitter/walker

Near Southside, Columbus , OH, 43206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessica took excellent care of our dog Bugs. Jessica is obviously great at caring for dogs and immediately bonded with our beagle mix. It turned out to be ab... (more)"

16. Jacqueline

Lots of walks and playmates!

Victorican Village, Columbus, OH, 43215

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

"thank you (more)"

17. Jill

Animal lover with a fenced yard

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Jill is the best babysitter for our Ellie! She has a genuine love for animals and does everything she can to make Ellie feel right at home. We used to take o... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
18. Gwen

Passionate dog lover!

Columbus, OH, 43215

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

"Gwen was very flexible with the time I could drop off and pick up Nyla. She looked happy with Gwen and her dogs and was well exercised as she slept well when... (more)"

19. Michael

Fenced yard-dogs are family members

Near Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael always does a great job of caring for my little guy. He provides the affection and hands on care that this dog craves, and is wonderfully accommodat... (more)"

20. Danielle

Be worry free when your dog is w me

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

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

"Danielle was a great sitter. Opie was well cared for and had a great time. We’ll definitely use Danielle again. (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 Columbus 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 Columbus, 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 Columbus, OH.

You'll also be able to relax when it comes to price, because the cost of dog boarding in Columbus, 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.

Looking for an on-demand solution to your dog boarding needs when you're short on time? Then you'll love the Rover dog boarding app. The Rover app features hundreds of highly-rated, trustworthy dog sitters, and you can scroll through the options or simply re-hire your regular dog boarder in no time. Your dog sitter can share real-time photo updates via the Rover dog boarding app, and with the app's cashless payment feature you'll be able to compensate your dog sitter quickly and safely, with no need for cash, checks or tips.

Interested in what it's like on the other side? Do you think you have what it takes to become a dog sitter for Rover? We're always looking for people with a passion for pooches to join our dog boarding roster. If you've been thinking about starting up your own dog boarding business, or even if you've been doing it on your own for a while, you'll want to check out our easy application process and consider joining the hundreds of awesome dog lovers who use the Rover dog boarding platform. When you become a Rover dog sitter, you get access to great support, including premium pet insurance and immediate, cashless payment (no more worrying about whether you'll get paid on time). Why not apply today?

In short, when you book Columbus dog boarding on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get to relax, knowing that your pet is in good hands.

Interested in helping out as a sitter? Check out our Columbus dog sitting jobs page.

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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.