Dog Boarding in Downtown, Santa Barbara

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

1. Joan

HOME F/T! Dog-Centric Home

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

43 repeat clients

"Joan & Ellen are amazing. They truly care for dogs and treated ours as their own. We were only gone two days but received multiple updates and pictures each ... (more)"

2. Carly

Dependable Dog Lover for Hire!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

Dog Boarding

24 repeat clients

"We had a great experience with Carly. She sent multiple texts and photos to let me know how my pup was doing and was really flexible with drop off and pick-u... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
3. Rebecca

Dog parents hoping to lend a hand!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

5 repeat clients

"Rebecca took wonderful care of both Marty and Winston. She was so amazing to come by our place 4 times a day to take care of our senior Basset that has a bac... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Victoria

Outdoorsy-fenced yard-muchlove

Westside, santa barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Victoria was a great sitter for our not so little, puppy German Sheppard. She gave us regular updates with photos, took him on regular walks, and made us fee... (more)"

5. Carlos

Large Dog Friendly Backyard • Walks

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Carlos was great! I need someone on very short notice and he was very accommodating. He sent a lot of pictures of my little Jax, and from the looks of things... (more)"

6. Garrett

Large Home & Yard Built for Dogs!

santa barbara, CA, 93111

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

4 repeat clients

"Garrett was amazing with my dogs! He took them on really nice beach hikes and they had a blast. He was also great at sending me updated pictures everyday. (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
7. Patricia

Home F/T! Fun-Loving & Safe Care!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

36 repeat clients

"Patricia is the kindest, sweetest and most caring person around. It was our first time using Rover.com and meeting Patricia and I can't say enough good thin... (more)"

8. Jenny

Jogging with dogs is my jam.

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"We had a very last minute trip to Santa Barbara. Jenny was so great with Ollie and very accommodating, our dog had a blast with her dog Ernie which was a hu... (more)"

9. Mike

Dog Treat Business Owner :)

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Thank you Mike for being so flexible and accommodating! Thank you for the updates and pictures - we thoroughly enjoyed our Santa Barbara getaway weekend know... (more)"

10. Jessica

Dog lover with a little extra time

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Jessica was amazing. I know our pup had lots of activity based on how tired she was when we got her back! (either that or she was just sad because she missed... (more)"

11. Amy

Loving, work from home, walk a lot

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Amy was great!!! She was so attentive to Tyson, was responsive, and went above and beyond to take great care of Tyson! Would definitely love to have her watc... (more)"

12. Erin

Very active outgoing Iowan

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Erin and her pup Piper are terrific. Our dog stayed with them for nearly 2 weeks and had a blast. Lots of exercise and lots of love. We also got plenty of... (more)"

13. Owen

Home full time, large yard, walks!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

6 repeat clients

"Owen was our first experience on Rover and we don't think it could have been any better. He took our reservation with very short notice and was very accommod... (more)"

14. Bill & Tara

Home full-time - large fenced yard

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding

4 repeat clients

"Thank you for taking such good care of our baby girl. Having all that outdoor space made all her dreams come true. We will be in your area again and look for... (more)"

15. Alexa

Home by the beach and large park

Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"This was so easy thank you for taking care of Pax and Itsy!!! (more)"

16. Rachel

Animal lover looking to give love!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Rachel has been amazing with my dog. She even came over prior to the stay to meet her! Since my flight was so early she offered to pick up my dog so I would... (more)"

17. Lori

"Dogs talk and I listen"

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Lori was wonderful- she really cared about our boy and sent great updates and sweet photos. They have a great place with a nice yard. Our boy got nice walks ... (more)"

18. Bridget

We will love your dog like you do!

Upper State, Santa Barbara , CA, 93110

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Hello, I just wanted to say how much we love Brigitte. She has watched all 4 of our dogs when we leave town for years. Our dogs love going to her house. ... (more)"

19. Tracy

Full-time, loving, pet Nanny

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

1 repeat client

"Absolutely the best choice!! Floyd was loved and instantly became apart of the family. I know he was well taken care of because when I picked him up he was h... (more)"

20. Jessica

Casita De Los Amigos

Hidden Valley, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Jessica was absolutely wonderful! She took our high energy pup for long runs and walks in the field close to her. We loved getting her videos and pictures da... (more)"

Dog owners in Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA love booking dog boarding with sitters on Rover.com. Over 533 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in Santa Barbara, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5 stars. Booking dog boarding can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book dog boarding with Rover? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a dog sitter near you in Downtown.

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