Dog Boarding in Core, San Diego

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

1. Fabiana

Dogs: Big or Small I Love 'em All!

Park West, San Diego, CA, 92103

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

21 repeat clients

"Fabiana is absolutely wonderful!! She is always prompt in her communication. She provides thoughtful and detailed updates daily (along with some pretty amazi... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
2. Natalie

Southpark gem, with a yard!

Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, 92104

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

4 repeat clients

"Cruz had a wonderful weekend with Natalie and Byron. He sometimes takes a while to warm up to others but was instantly comfortable with them. They took him o... (more)"

3. Julia

I love YOUR pup! (Yes--Already!)

Kensington, San Diego, CA, 92116

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

"Julia was amazing sitter! It was my first time leaving my little Koby with someone I didn't know, so she took the time to have me come over to meet her and h... (more)"

4. Michael V

Doggy Vacation Home

Loma Portal, San Diego, CA, 92106

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"We have never been as comfortable leaving Gizmo with someone as we were with Michael. The almost daily pictures with updates were truly appreciated. We were... (more)"

5. Devan and Pete

Your Best Friend Is Ours Too!

North Park, San Diego, CA, 92104

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"What a wonderful couple ! So happy we booked with them. They were open, and really excited to spend time with our dog. Will use them again in the future ! Th... (more)"

6. Hunter

The Dog Whisperer

Coronado, CA, 92118

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

11 repeat clients

"Hunter was awesome with Hatcher! The pictures he sent us of Hatcher on their daily walks were wonderful! He is very quick at responding and great to work wit... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
7. Catherine

I work from home + I have two dogs!

North Hills, San DIego, CA, 92104

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

5 repeat clients

"Catherine was the perfect choice! Nala loved her and her dogs so much! She was so excited so see her and stay with her She is a great person and a great dog... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
8. Kelly

Camp Olive - A Safe Haven!

North Hills, San Diego, CA, 92104

Dog Boarding

26 repeat clients

"Kelly is awesome and Olive is such a sweetie! This was our first time leaving our pup, Lily, for more than a week. Kelly made us feel comfortable with her (a... (more)"

9. Hannah

Dog boarding and Daycare

Midtown, San Diego, CA, 92103

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Hannah was great! I felt so comfortable leaving Chai with her. She is kind and attentive. I highly recommend. (more)"

10. Nathaniel

Active dog lover & his pal Flynn

City Heights West, San Diego, CA, 92104

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

"Nate is great. No complaints whatsoever. Thank you for the caring home and thoughtfulness! (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
11. Anna

Beach, Runs, and Dog Park Days

Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, 92102

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

16 repeat clients

"Anna has been super responsive and all around awesome from our first contact. She was very fast to reply to my request and setup a meet and greet. She also... (more)"

12. Aki

Happy mom!

Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, 92102

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

22 repeat clients

"Aki was great! She sent me pictures of Amelia which I appreciated. She also was great at communicating with us and responding quickly. I highly recommend her! (more)"

13. Tina

Loving family for your precious

Marina, San Diego, CA, 92101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Dexter had an awesome time with Tina and Chih. He also found a great playmate in their sweet dog Cookie. We received tons of fantastic photos, and Dexter l... (more)"

14. Ariana

I'm Here For Your Fur Baby

East Village, San Diego, CA, 92101

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

5 repeat clients

"Ariana was great! My dog instantly liked her at our meet and great and I can tell he was given lots of love and attention during his stay with her. She sent ... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
15. Wendy

FULL TIME Small Dog House & Yard

Mission Hills, San Diego, CA, 92103

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

43 repeat clients

"Wendy was awesome. Great updates and pictures throughout. Very good communication and easy to get in touch with. Highly recommended. Thank you! (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
16. Becky

Perfect stay for an active dog!

Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, 92102

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Becky genuinely loves dogs ?! My Posey is always excited to see her. Becky has been sensitive to Posey's needs and showers her with attention. She is able to... (more)"

17. Janelle

Pawfect for you!

East Village, San Diego, CA, 92101

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

7 repeat clients

"Janelle and her family are awesome. Her dogs were very welcoming to Maverick's visit. She kept in contact and shared photos of his stay. Highly recommended. (more)"

18. karen

Karen's Pet Resort Home & Yard

Mission Hills, San Diego, CA, 92103

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

7 repeat clients

"Karen was fantastic! She sent regular updates with photos (excellent photos, in fact!). Our puppy hates being alone & she made sure that he slept in her room... (more)"

19. Kendra

Near downtown, Reliable and fun!

Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, 92102

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

3 repeat clients

"Kendra took great care of our Harry while we were away. She sent plenty of photos and updates throughout the day, and Harry and her pup Westley got along gre... (more)"

20. Tina

I'll treat your dog like my own!

Park West, San Diego, CA, 92101

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

"Tina is an amazing dog lover/owner. She always has a great attitude and such patience when working with my boxer pup! I love knowing my dog is in good hands ... (more)"

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