Dog Boarding in Raleigh

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

1. Kim

Dog Lover - Daily Exercise

Northwest, Raleigh, NC, 27612

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I highly recommend Kim!! I had constant updates and she took very well care of my baby who was straight out of surgery. We really appreciate the great care ... (more)"

2. Evan

Home all day, yard ITB, & playmate

North Central, Raleigh, NC, 27604

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Evan was so great with my two dogs! He is attentive and professional and I never worry when they get to hang out with him and his awesome dog Rainer! (more)"

3. Andrea

Home Full Time for your pup!

Glenwood, Raleigh, NC, 27607

Dog Boarding

"Andrea was fantastic with Kobe. Our pup is only 4 months old and she watched out after him like he was her own. It was our first time leaving him and she did... (more)"

4. Katie

Eat. PLAY! Love.

Northeast Raleigh, Raleigh, NC, 27604

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

20 repeat clients

"I have booked with Katie twice at first I was nervous leaving my pup for the first time for three nights in a row, But Katie assured me Luna was having fun a... (more)"

5. Laura

Responsible and Loving Dog Mom!

Five Points, Raleigh, NC, 27608

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Laura was amazing!! She took great care of my two dogs, and had no issues with them. She administered my diabetic dog's insulin and also gave her her other m... (more)"

6. Nadia

The Furry Friend Oasis

North Hills, Raleigh, NC, 27604

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

3 repeat clients

"Nadia took wonderful care of our Golden Retriever. Kept us well informed and sent lots of pictures. We felt confident that he was well cared for. Will defini... (more)"

7. Megan

Pro Soccer Player in Raleigh

Southwest, Raleigh, NC, 27606

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

1 repeat client

"Megan was awesome! She was available for a last minute boarding. I misunderstood our drop off time and she was very accommodating as we worked to figure it ... (more)"

8. Chelsea

You're on the go, I'll walk Rov'

North Central, Raleigh, NC, 27601

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Chelsea is very friendly and the dogs loved being around her. If was nice to get pictures and updates on the dogs throughout their stay. Would definitely rec... (more)"

9. Patrice

Happy Hound Hotel

Cloverdale, Garner, NC, 27529

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

10 repeat clients

"Patrice was amazing with my dog Charlie!! She met with us prior to his stay and he immediately loved her. Charlie has some behavioral issues but Patrice was ... (more)"

10. Mina

LOVE animals - and people!

East Raleigh, Raleigh, NC, 27604

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

1 repeat client

"Mina is a great sitter! She has a great yard and a pet friendly home. Her communication is excellent, and she provided us with some amazing photos. Buckle... (more)"

11. Nicole

The BEST care for your BEST friend!

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

65 repeat clients

"This was my first experience leaving my dog with a pet sitter instead of taking her to a kennel, and of course, I was nervous. My dog is timid with other dog... (more)"

12. Courtney

Professional pup cuddler.

Wade, Raleigh, NC, 27608

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Courtney was so nice and understanding took good care of Lola after she suddenly got sick and needed daily meds right before we left. Lola was happy and heal... (more)"

13. Emily

Raleigh dog lover

Five Points, Raleigh , NC, 27605

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

1 repeat client

"Wheels had a great weekend with Emily! She sent lots of photos, and he was pooped when he got home on Sunday. Will definitely use her again! (more)"

14. Tabatha

Care for yours as if they were mine

East Raleigh, Raleigh, NC, 27610

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

1 repeat client

"Tabatha was great! She sent me lots of pics of her and her dog Tobin having fun! She even took Kenzie to the emergency vet very late one night (after midnigh... (more)"

15. Liz

Doggy Stay-cations!

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

Dog Boarding

11 repeat clients

"It was such a relief and a joy to know Tashi was in a lovely home with a lovely caretaker while we were out of town for almost 6 days! After just a few hours... (more)"

16. Olivia

Downtown couple w/ energetic dogs!

South Central, RALEIGH, NC, 27601

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Thanks Olivia and Alex for taking great care of my baby King while I was away for military training. He seemed very happy when I picked him up and went strai... (more)"

17. Sarah

FAIRY TAIL PALACE

East Raleigh, Raleigh, NC, 27610

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

10 repeat clients

"I'm late posting but Sarah was great with Rosie! She sent me plenty of photos and updates. Rosie is older and slightly neurotic and she dealt with it so well... (more)"

18. Sarah

Home full-time and animal lover!

Central, Raleigh, NC, 27601

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

"Sarah has a genuine love, care and concern for all animals, especially dogs and cats. She is very responsible and a great caregiver. I would 100% recommend S... (more)"

19. Caitlin

happy pups = happy owners ✓

Central, Raleigh, NC, 27601

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

3 repeat clients

"My dog Charlie could not have been happier staying with Caitlin! He was so comfortable right away with her and her boyfriend, Matt, and they all seemed to ha... (more)"

20. Hilary

I am a nurse who loves to run!

Mordecai, Raleigh, NC, 27604

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Elwood's stay was great. He had a huge yard to run around with and a dog friend to play with all weekend. He slept all evening upon his return, so that usual... (more)"

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Raleigh Bark Score

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Score: 62.34

Vet Availability: 50 (US Avg 40)

Pet Services: 68 (US Avg 58)

Parks and Fun: 68 (US Avg 57)

Quality of Life: 62 (US Avg 58)

Dog owners love Rover's aleigh dog sitters. 251 owners have reviewed sitters in Raleigh, giving them an average rating of 4.93/5.

Raleigh, North Carolina - a "City of Oaks" impassioned by its love for barbeque. Whether it's Lexington or Eastern-style, its followers are avid about the superiority of their recipes and willing to fight for it. However, nothing is more impassioned than a dog-loving North Carolinian's love for his/her pooch.

For Raleigh dog lovers, the city has a selection of dog parks such as Carolina Pines, which provides shade and drinking water to help your dog escape the Southern summer heat. Another popular spot is Millbrook Exchange Dog Park, which boasts three separately fenced areas for dogs of all abilities and is lighted for nighttime use.

If you're looking for dog boarding, pet sitting, or dog walking in Raleigh, NC, begin by scrolling through our list of sitters, many of which have completed Rover's training course on best practices to keep dogs healthy and happy while their parents are away.

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