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

32 repeat clients

"We are extremely impressed with Marcel's stay at Joan's house. They are a very welcoming household, accomodating with our travel plans, and genuinely cared a... (more)"

2. Christina

Friendly and patient dog lover

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Christina was great! She was accommodating on pick up and drop off times and also made it easy to meet before I left my dog, Charlie, with her. I didn't wor... (more)"

3. Carly

Dependable Dog Lover for Hire!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"I can't recommend Carly highly enough!!! She is so sweet and took excellent care of our gentle giant Bleu, who had never stayed with a non family member. I w... (more)"

4. 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

"We love leaving Benny with Stephanie! We really feel like we're dropping him off with family. It's a comfort to know he's somewhere safe and with someone who... (more)"

5. Christine

Excellent References!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"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)"

6. Carolyn

HOME F/T! Red Carpet ALL the WAY!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

Dog Boarding

29 repeat clients

"We were in town for a weekend of wedding festivities and needed a dog sitter for Sofi during our stay. Carolyn was very responsive to my questions and ccommu... (more)"

7. Erin

Very active outgoing Iowan

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

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

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)"

8. Gonzalo

Responsible and Energetic dog lover

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Gonzalo and his housemates were wonderful. He kept me informed on how my dog was doing throughout the weekend. Iggy had uncharacteristically pulled off the ... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Sadaf

Beach Enthusiast Dog Lover

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

About: I have been around dogs and owned them my whole life and would love to take care of your special furry bundle of joy :) Why I'd be an excellent ... (more)

10. Rebecca

Dog parents hoping to lend a hand!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"rebecca was the best! so attentive and responsible and my pup. on time and thorough with the job, great energy and my dog loved her. (more)"

11. Macy

Dogs are fuzzy family members :)

Santa barbara, CA, 93108

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

"I have two English Mastiffs that are usually wary of strangers (it's in their nature). Macy befriended them immediately and it was immediately evident that s... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. 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)"

14. Emily

Doggy Airbnb

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

"Emily did a great job caring for Our golden doodle Rosie! Her roommate also was available to make pick up time more convenient. Thank you!!!!! (more)"

15. Bridget

We will love your dog like you do!

Upper State, Santa Barbara , CA, 93110

Dog Boarding

"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)"

16. 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)

17. 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)

18. Dylan

Calling all doggos

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

About: I grew up around dogs and have a lot of experience taking care of them. My family had several shepherds and labs. I was taught from a young age h... (more)

19. April

Energetic and loving dog sitter!

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

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

"April was super sweet and enthusiastic about hosting Leonidas. She sent me updates about his stay with her. She took him on fun adventures and I could tell... (more)"

20. PATRICK

A gentle & patient lover of dogs.

MONTECITO, CA, 93108

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

"Patrick takes better care of his dog than many people do of their kids. He cares about whether the dog is healthy and having fun and not so much about whethe... (more)"

Experience exceptional service and a personalized match

From start to finish, we'll handle all the details for you.

Learn About Premier

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.

A Daily Treat: A Blog by Rover

Rover's got you covered, even when you don't need a pet sitter or dog walker. Check out our blog for pictures of adorable dogs, help on your biggest dog-related questions, and more:

Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Downtown, Santa Barbara donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Santa Barbara.

We're proud to support over 200 organizations across the nation, including: