Dog Boarding in Downtown, Santa Barbara

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

1. Patricia

Home F/T! Loving & Safe Care! XO

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

Dog Boarding

30 repeat clients

"Trisha is so sweet and lovely and took Fizzy on so many excursions! She is a great communicator and sent lots of photos, which really helped us feel connect... (more)"

2. Stephanie

2 walks a day, home most of the day

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

4 repeat clients

"Stephanie was amazing! Even though it was very short notice, she took care of my baby for almost a week. Annie really enjoyed her time there and got along we... (more)"

3. Joan

HOME F/T! Dog-Centric Home

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

30 repeat clients

"Joan is a gem in Santa Barbara! Her incredible care and thoughtfulness shines through in every aspect of taking care of your pet. Fizzy had a wonderful sle... (more)"

4. 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)"

5. 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)"

6. Alex

Professional Dog Lover

Westside, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

18 repeat clients

"Bottom line: EXCEPTIONAL. If you have a dog to be watched or walked in the Santa Barbara area, you need Alex. Alex is knowledgeable about dog behavior, incl... (more)"

7. 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 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. Carolyn

HOME F/T! Red Carpet ALL the WAY!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

Dog Boarding

28 repeat clients

"I was very ambivalent leaving my geriatric dog with someone. He has never been anywhere but home with a sitter when I have travelled. When I did a meet and g... (more)"

9. Christine

Excellent References!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"I trust Christine completely with the care of my two labradoodles. One of my girls has Addisons disease and requires medication and close monitoring and I h... (more)"

10. Brooke

Dogs complete me!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

About: I am a fun loving 29 year old animal lover! When I say lover, I mean I am the girl who stops people on the street to pet their dog. Animals in gene... (more)

11. 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)"

12. Emily

Doggy Airbnb

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

"Emily and her roommates were awesome. They took great care of my two older pitties on very short notice. My dogs were happy and obviously got lots of attenti... (more)"

13. Laurie

40+ years of pet loving experience

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

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

10 repeat clients

"Laurie was terrific. On relatively short notice she was completely accommodating - arranging for an overnight stay for our golden retriever. Here house and f... (more)"

14. 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)"

15. Grace

I am a doggy deprived girl :)

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

About: I have dog sat and house sat for a variety of families around Santa Barbara. I have experience with small and large dogs of all different ages and... (more)

16. 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)

17. 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)"

18. 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)"

19. Lori

Dog Lover Since '93

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Lori was so amazing with Ollie! She sent some requested feedback and pictures since this was our first Rover & petsitter experience leaving Ollie with someon... (more)"

20. Natalie

Doggie Bed & Breakfast

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Natalie babysat our two dogs while we had a vacation weekend. We were impressed from the moment we met her, her genuine caring attention was just what our d... (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.

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