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

33 repeat clients

"Joan and Ellen were wonderful! We were gone for one week and our pooch Maggie was in great hands with them! We got photos and updates each day. Joan is home... (more)"

2. Carolyn

HOME F/T! Red Carpet ALL the WAY!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

Dog Boarding

30 repeat clients

"Carolyn always does a great job for us with our dogs. It is so nice to be able to take them someplace to stay that they don't have their tail tucked between... (more)"

3. Shina

Adventures are better with dogs

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Shina was very responsive and flexible when I set up my stay for our boxer, Hank. He had a great time and came home happy and tired. I will definitely use he... (more)"

4. Christine

Excellent References!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

2 repeat clients

"I felt very comfortable leaving Louie with Christine. Her house is large and there is plenty of gated yard for the dogs to run around in. She also has a lot ... (more)"

5. Carly

Dependable Dog Lover for Hire!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

9 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)"

6. Stephanie

2 walks a day, home most of the day

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

6 repeat clients

"Stephanie was great! She accommodated my last-minute reservation request and my dog Doja really seemed to enjoy her stay. Stephanie was always prompt if I ev... (more)"

7. Christina

Friendly and patient dog lover

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

2 repeat clients

"Christina was fabulous! She took my dog on walks even in the pouring rain. She was very friendly and sent me pics of my happy dog while I was away. I would h... (more)"

8. Erin

Very active outgoing Iowan

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

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

3 repeat clients

"Erin took great care of my dog when I needed to board him on rather short notice. My dog is pretty high energy, and Erin was great at making sure he got a l... (more)"

9. Brigette

Experienced pup lover! Home FT

Santa Barbara, CA, 93111

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

"We loved our experience with Brigette! We were visiting the area from out of town and needed a place for our dog to stay and we sent a last minute request to... (more)"

10. Alex

Professional Dog Lover

Westside, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

18 repeat clients

"Alex was great. I was able to book her last minute to watch my dog. She replied quickly and accommodated my early morning drop off. My dog usually takes a w... (more)"

11. Rebecca

Dog parents hoping to lend a hand!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Rebecca and Kay came to the rescue at the last minute to watch Odom for us. They were very nice, responsive and made us fee so comfortable with peace of min... (more)"

12. Jessica

Dog lover with a little extra time

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

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

About: I have been a dog owner my whole life. As an adult I've had a lab/pittie for 12 yrs and my last pitty passed away a few years ago. I'm not quit rea... (more)

13. Brandi

Big or small, I love all dogs!

Upper State, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

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

1 repeat client

"Brandi was great! She was very attentive - sent me several updates on my dog as he is old and has some health issues, and even scheduled a 'play day' with a... (more)"

14. Pamela

I will love your dog as my own.

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

About: If you're looking for someone with a true love and compassion for our canine friends, then I'm your best pick! For as long as I can remember I have... (more)

15. Julia

Wet Noses & Wagging Tails

Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

"Julia is great with dogs. She goes to the beach pretty much everyday. She's basically Steve Erwin reincarnated. She makes the best dog toys too! (more)"

16. Sadaf

Beach Enthusiast Dog Lover

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Daf was the best sitter we've found on Rover yet! She went out of her way to do a meet and greet in advance and happily accommodated our travel schedule, wh... (more)"

17. Megan

Experienced Pet Care w/ References

Hope Ranch, CA, 93110

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

3 repeat clients

"Megan took such good care of my fur baby!!! She sent me pictures and videos showing me how much fun my puppy had and how much she was taken care of. Would de... (more)"

18. Maggie

Energetic, Lively and Responsible

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

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

2 repeat clients

About: Hello dog lover! Thank you for considering me as a potential dog sitter! Growing up with dogs since I was born, my love for them and all animals ar... (more)

19. Laurie

40+ years of pet loving experience

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

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

11 repeat clients

"AMAZING! Great experience. I would happily book Laurie again and I've already recommended her to friends. She's everything you'd want in a pet sitter. Thanks... (more)"

20. Raquel

Lover all of furfriends

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Raquel is the most reliable and trustworthy dog sitter and dog walker we have ever had. She has taken wonderful care of our three beloved Yorkies over the y... (more)"

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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.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again, and no more dog kennels. With Rover.com, you can find your the perfect Downtown dog sitter in seconds. When you book dog boarding on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in your dog sitter's home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers pet boarding for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care, right in their sitter's home. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach dog sitters in Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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