Dog Boarding in Core, San Diego

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

1. Rubi

Stay at home dog mom

Mission Valley, San Diego, CA, 92108

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

2 repeat clients

"Rubi and her husband did an AMAZING job looking after my dog Copper! He looked happy and relaxed in all the pictures and videos she sent me. And she didn't m... (more)"

2. Christopher

Chris & Amber's 4Legged Day Care

Loma Portal, San Diego, CA, 92110

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

2 repeat clients

"I had an extremely last minute situation where I wanted to have my dog Nico stay with someone since we were going to be gone all day and he isn't used to tha... (more)"

3. Aki

Happy mom!

Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, 92102

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

14 repeat clients

"Aki and her husband were just perfect. It was my first time using DogVacay and I really liked it. They took very good care of Baxter and constantly sent pict... (more)"

4. Wendy

Full-Time Dog House & Yard

Mission Hills, San Diego, CA, 92103

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

20 repeat clients

"Wendy was very accommodating when we asked her to watch our pup Charlie overnight. She allowed us to drop him off first thing in the morning without hesitat... (more)"

5. Julia

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

Kensington, San Diego, CA, 92116

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Julia was amazing! Her husband Paul was also great with our pup, Weetzie. Weetzie was uncharacteristically freaked out when we dropped her off at their place... (more)"

6. Sara

Pawsibly the Best in Mission Valley

Mission Valley, San Diego, CA, 92108

Dog Boarding

6 repeat clients

"Sara is absolutely my favorite! I used her in a pinch and she made sure to send me updates and photos! I have never felt so comfortable having anyone watch m... (more)"

7. Tina

Loving family for your precious

Marina, San Diego, CA, 92101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Indy seemed happy when we came back, but NOT in a hurry to get out of there which is how I judge how he enjoyed it. We received photos and updates. It was ... (more)"

8. Bobby

Massive fenced yard, I love to run!

City Heights West, San Diego, CA, 92104

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

2 repeat clients

"Bobby was great! Kept me constantly updated and was able to accommodate all my dogs needs. Sent pics and videos. Would definitely recommend and will be using... (more)"

9. Hunter

The Dog Whisperer

Coronado, CA, 92118

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

8 repeat clients

"Hunter was great! Super responsive and flexible, obviously a big dog lover and a great caretaker. Our dog came home happy and tired and we will absolutely be... (more)"

10. Caitlin

Dog lover of all breeds and ages!

Marina, San Diego, CA, 92101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Caitlin is AMAZING! My dog LOVES her and I felt great about leaving my precious little fur-baby in her care. We originally booked a three night stay with C... (more)"

11. Melissa

My Husky loves play dates!

Little Italy, San diego, CA, 92101

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

5 repeat clients

"Melissa was the perfect pal for my fur baby Tootsie. I always travel with my dog so it was especially important to find someone that would give her the atten... (more)"

12. Sona

Dog lover especially bulldogs

Linda Vista, San Diego, CA, 92111

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"I really like the service that Sona provided. We had our meet and greet and that was great. It was nice to see how Bowzer and Tofu got along. I received pict... (more)"

13. Nohea Lani

Specialize in one client at a time!

Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, 92102

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

21 repeat clients

"Nohea Lani and Tom are the best! since they watch one dog at a time, my baby was allowed the time and attention he wanted. They sent pics and updates and Max... (more)"

14. Anjuli

Flexible and outgoing

Little Italy, San Diego , CA, 92101

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

5 repeat clients

"Anjuli, was simply amazing! Super accommodating, we needed her to keep the dogs for another day, and she was able to with no hesitation! Her home was a very ... (more)"

15. Allison

Your dog will have care and fun!

Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, 92102

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

1 repeat client

"Allison was wonderful. From coming to meet the dogs before we left to providing updates and pictures on all three of our little dogs. We couldn't have asked ... (more)"

16. Amanda

Outgoing, pet loving momma

Grant Hill, San Diego, CA, 92102

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

2 repeat clients

"Amanda treated my fur baby like she was part of the family. The pictures of casey enjoying her stay melted me! I can't thank you enough for being so Accommo... (more)"

17. Julianne

Crazy about pits but love all dogs!

North Hills, San Diego, CA, 92104

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Julianne and Kali are absolutely wonderful!! They made Diesel feel completely at home and played with him all weekend. Diesel can sometime "hunger strike" wh... (more)"

18. Valerie

Zen Doggy Retreat

North Hills, San Diego, CA, 92104

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

45 repeat clients

"Couldn't of asked for anything better! It was my first time using this service, since I've never been apart from my puppy for more than a few hours. I went o... (more)"

19. 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

11 repeat clients

"Fabiana took care of my dog Ricky for a little more than two weeks, and was absolutely phenomenal. She sent updates with photos everyday and made sure he got... (more)"

20. Arthur

Dogs have always been in my life !

North Hills, San Diego, CA, 92104

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

26 repeat clients

"Artie is amazing! He is very responsive, accommodating, and clearly loves dogs. I LOVE that he is home during the day, which means Olive didn't spend hours... (more)"

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Dog lovers in Core, San Diego, CA love dog sitters on Rover.com. Over 25 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters on Rover in Core, San Diego, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5 stars. No matter what your price range is, you might be surprised to learn how affordable dog boarding in San Diego can be when you book with Rover. Wondering how much it might cost to book dog boarding? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before contacting a dog sitter near you.

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 Core 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 Core, San Diego, CA, 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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