Doggy Day Care in Downtown, Charlottesville, VA

Drop off your dog at your sitter's home in the morning, and pick them up in the evening.

Available this weekend
1. Michael

"Home fulltime, Large fenced yard"

Ruckersville, VA, 22968

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"We were very concerned about what to do with our puppy while we were working. I was very nervous about stranges watching her but we could not leave her home.... (more)"

2. Tamara

Work from home, love hiking!

Ridge St, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

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

"Tamara was great with my pup! She was easy to communicate with and very responsive. Would definitely have Cooper stay with her again! (more)"

3. Allison

Passionate animal lover

Staunton, VA, 24401

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

4 repeat clients

"Allison was superb, and Bogie acted like he was ready to hop back into the car and head over for another visit today :). We will absolutely drop him off agai... (more)"

4. Alicia

Work at Home Mommy- Loves Pets!

Scottsville, VA, 24590

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

5 repeat clients

"Alicia is so great! She is super warm and accommodating. She clearly loves all dogs and treated my dog like her own. She was also super flexible when I neede... (more)"

5. Stephanie

Home full-time

Locust Grove, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

2 repeat clients

About: Compassionate, responsible and reliable would be the three words past clients would describe my service. I've cared for a wide range of pets from f... (more)

6. Ruth Ellen

Flexible doggy daycare and boarding

Belmont, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ruth has continued to be an excellent dog sitter for the 1.5 years that I have used her. She cares very much for the dog's well being and generally does a gr... (more)"

7. Julia

Pet Sitter in Forest lakes

Charlottesville , VA, 22911

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

19 repeat clients

"So glad we met Julia. She really liked my English Bulldog (Jeeves) and he really liked her. I am so glad she is right in my neighborhood. She sent pictures, ... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Tara

UVA Grad, clean home, LOVE animals!

Ridge St, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

16 repeat clients

"Would definitely use again. Flexible with pick up/drop off time. I received photos of Bailey. Bailey definitely played plenty because he was tuckered out and... (more)"

9. Charis

Safe and fun care, with a friend!

Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Highly recommend her! Very responsive and always sent us pictures during the day. Our puppy loved spending her day with Charis. We couldn't have been (more)"

10. Bernard

Homeopathic Cage Free Boarding

Barboursville, VA, 22923

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

6 repeat clients

"Bernard did a wonderful job! My dog has...issues...of an anxiety base. As soon as she got to the house, Bernard showed her that the house was full of love an... (more)"

11. Michelle

Only take one client at a time!

Louisa, VA, 23093

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

"Michelle is an animal lover through and through. She has rescued many cats and dogs over the years. She is caring, responsible, and dedicated to the animals ... (more)"

12. Mistie

We will love your dog like family!

Weyers Cave, VA, 24486

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

13 repeat clients

"My 8 month old puppy had a wonderful, fun filled day staying with Mistie and her pups. I was hesitant at first that my active puppy that has only stayed wit... (more)"

13. Jacqueline

Patient Teacher ready to Host

Louisa , VA, 23093

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

"Jacqueline has watched my dog Charlie for me in the past and every time she has been great. She is respectful to my rules for him and she is very attentive t... (more)"

14. Susan

Experienced, kind dog trainer

Orange, VA, 22960

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

12 repeat clients

About: I have a 25 acres horse farm with about 5 acres fenced for dogs. I can also separate those dogs who prefer to not be around other dogs. Social dogs... (more)

15. Raven

Home full time, medi fenced in yard

Fishersville, VA, 22939

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"I'm Raven's husband so I may be biased lol, but she loves animals more than anything. Our dog Sadie was recently diagnosed with heartworms and she takes such... (more)"

16. Jessica

Homeschool Family- home fulltime

Rochelle, VA, 22738

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"I have known Jessica for many years. She has always been a kind, and compassionate person. I have had her take care of my animals when I have gone out of to... (more)"

17. Jaclyn

UVA student - I'll love your dog

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Jaclyn is a responsible, reliable and trustworthy individual with a passion for dogs. She has cared for my dogs for many years and always treated them with l... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for doggy-day-care. 268 owners have reviewed sitters in Downtown Charlottesville, VA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect day care sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average doggy day care rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a day care sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

No more begging your friends to take care of your dog when you have a day full of meetings. With Rover, you can book dog day care as often as you need it. Drop off your dog on your way to the office, then pick them up 8 hours later when you're heading home. It's that easy. You can book dog day care (or puppy day care) any day of the week, whether it's a one-time thing, all week, or an every-Tuesday arrangement. And just like overnight pet sitting booked through Rover, you get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates sometime during the day. It's the easiest way to find a trustworthy sitter for your dog, someone who'll treat them like family while you're at work. Find your dog's perfect sitter, book, and relax. Your dog is in good hands.

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