Dog Boarding in Downtown, Charlottesville, VA

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

1. Logan

Will treat your dog as family!

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Logan did a great job watching Rosie. She seemed to adjust well and it looks like she had lots of fun too. I loved getting the update pictures he sent. Very ... (more)"

2. Mariel

SAHM who treats your dog as my own

Woolen Mills, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

3 repeat clients

"Edward had the best time with Mariel and her family! He gets lots of time outside, cozy time, and lots of cuddles! Edward loves when we go out if town so he ... (more)"

3. Mallory

Genuinely wants to hang out w/ dogs

Belmont, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Mallory was very compassionate and Lucy, my lab, reports that she felt very loved while I was away.. I am new in town and Mallory allowed me to go visit my ... (more)"

4. Chelsea

Dog lover to the BONE!

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"My dog Charlie baker had a great stay with Chelsea over the weekend. I got several pics throughout his stay and it looked like he was having a ball. I woul... (more)"

5. Lindsay

Dog park loving, Aussie pup mom!

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

3 repeat clients

"Lindsay was so accommodating and caring for us and our pup! I loved getting pictures of them having fun and snuggling. I knew that my pup was very happy and ... (more)"

6. Julia

Pet Sitter in Forest lakes

Charlottesville , VA, 22911

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

14 repeat clients

"Julia was amazing! She went above and beyond in terms of being caring of my two dogs and in accommodating our needs, especially when our flight got canceled ... (more)"

7. Sarah

Downtown dog care!

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I can tell Athena loves staying with Sarah. She gets all the exercise and love she needs. She smiles all day and sleeps hard at night and nap time. I'm so ha... (more)"

8. Tara

UVA Grad, clean home, LOVE animals!

Ridge St, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

10 repeat clients

"Tara and her family took excellent care of Stella over a long weekend. She sent updates and was very quick to respond to any questions. She and her family ... (more)"

9. Katlin

Experienced animal care for all!

Little High, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

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

2 repeat clients

"My best friend, Lucy the Lab, had nothing but wonderful things to share about here stay with Kaitlin. As Lucy's mom, I was thrilled that Kaitlin sent me upda... (more)"

10. Alyse

I love your pup!

Jefferson Park, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Alyse was great. She welcomed my puppy into her home and took really good care of him. (I could tell because when I picked him up he acted as if he could ... (more)"

11. Jenny

Outdoors-loving Dog Nut

North Downtown, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

About: I grew up with dogs in Charlottesville and have loved dogs my whole life. I have moved around a lot in the past decade so have not had my own dogs... (more)

12. Lalin and April

Two girls and a cat near UVA

Fry Springs, CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, 22903

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

7 repeat clients

"This was our first time using Rover.com, and April and Lalin were AWESOME!!! They were flexible and easy to get in touch with. They took amazing care of Maso... (more)"

13. Garth

My wife and I love our Pets!!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

"Garth is an all-around great guy. We have a rather large, rambunctious dog who can be a bit of a handful, and Garth does fantastically with him. Garth is sup... (more)"

14. Stephen

Medical Student

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Stephen is a kind, energetic, intellectual friend who I've known since elementary school days. His adventurous spirit has maintained his reputation as one wh... (more)"

15. Justine

Dog loving couple near activities!

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Dog Boarding

6 repeat clients

"Justine and Jason took great care of Bruce! We loved that they sent us updates and a picture. They were very flexible and accommodating, and Bruce must hav... (more)"

16. Hannah

A fur-child's paradise!

The Meadows, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"I really can't say enough great things about Hannah and her awesome pup Tulip. Nellie my Boston Terrier had such a fabulous time and loved all the park adven... (more)"

17. Peter

I'll run with your dog

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

About: I am a dog loving 20-year-old. UVa student, studying financial mathematics. I have lived in the Charlottesville area my whole life and have always ... (more)

18. Martha

Graduate Student, Dog Lover

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

About: I desperately want a dog for myself, but I am putting myself through graduate school and can't afford one. I'd love the opportunity to take care of... (more)

19. Kimberly

Love dog walks, hikes, and runs!

Jefferson Park, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: My family has a standard poodle, and she is treated like one of the children. I grew up walking neighbors' dogs and dog sitting before my family go... (more)

20. Sarah

Love having your dog!

Charlottesville, VA, 22911

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Sarah is fantastic with animals. She has watched our dogs and they always have a great time playing with her kids and her dog Stella. She takes them on walks... (more)"

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Dog owners in Downtown, Charlottesville, VA turn to dog sitters on Rover for their dog boarding needs. Over 268 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in Charlottesville, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Dog boarding can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much dog boarding costs in Charlottesville with Rover.com? Check out our average dog boarding rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a dog sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

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 Downtown 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 Downtown, Charlottesville, VA, 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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