Dog Boarding in Elmwood, Philadelphia

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

Calendar Recently Updated
1. Brigitte & Alicia & Andrew Verified Background CheckRover 101

We Owned and Raised 16 Dogs!

Grays Ferry, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"My pup Toby had a blast during his stay with Brigitte! She was great about sending me multiple photo/video updates daily in order to ease my anxiety. Respon... (more)"

2. John Verified Background Check

Fenced in play yard !

Drexel Hill, PA, 19083

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

"Simply the best! I can’t write a long enough review to explain what a great experience Ace has with John. Ace is a high maintenance, big dog that likes atten... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Labor Day
3. Wayne Verified Background CheckRoverGORover 101

YOUR DOGS HOME AWAY FROM HOME CARE

Wharton-Hawthorne-Bella Vista, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19147

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

"Wayne was incredible! He cared for our dog as if she was his own. From belly rubs, head rubs, unlimited walks and more. He does it all. We received videos, t... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
4. Taryn Verified Background CheckRover 101

Love dogs, will travel.

South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

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

"Cannot say enough positive things about Taryn! My dog Cove came home exhausted from all of the fun she had at Taryn’s house for the night. She kept me consta... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Labor Day
5. Remi Verified Background CheckRoverGO

Home full time love playin with dog

Center City, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Remi was easy to contact, sent great photos of our pup throughout her stay and was so kind and patient with our nervous dog. We will definitely be back :) (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
6. Sarah Verified Background CheckRover 101

Huge city back yard!! CPR certified

South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"EXCELLENT! Responsive, flexible, and sincerely caring. Everything was done perfectly to make my dog Oliver, and me, comfortable and happy while he stayed w... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
7. Liz

Dog loving web designer

Point Breeze, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Liz made us feel more comfortable than ever leaving our dog in her care. She treated Scout like her own, and it was evident. We wouldn’t hesitate to bring Sc... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
8. Sarah Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Run, walk, cuddle, & love your dog!

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19102

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

"Sarah was an awesome sitter! Very flexible with drop off / pick up times and provided plenty of updates. Will definitely be booking again soon! (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
9. Lauryn & Hunter Verified Background Check

Pets are family!

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

"Hunter and Lauren were very quick to respond and confirm booking. They took exceptional care of my dog and it even looked like he was reluctant to leave when... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
10. Amanda Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dog Lover and Home Full-Time!

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Amanda is the absolute BEST!!!! She made my pup Emma feel right at home. She kept Emma very entertained with walks and play dates with her dog, Pretzel, and ... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
11. Paige Verified Background Check

loving and responsible dog sitter

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding

"My Dachshund is a classic "Velcro dog," so he gets nervous when he sees the suitcase come out. But he took to Paige right away and didn't even look back when... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
12. Bianca Verified Enhanced Background Check

Fur-Baby Lover. Vet Tech student

Clifton Heights, PA, 19018

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

"Bianca was great!! This was my first time using the service. My husband was unsure but Bianca answered all of our questions and gave us reassurance. She was ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Labor Day
13. Bree Verified Background CheckRoverGORover 101

Believe in the Power of Pawsome

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

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

"Bree, is my trusted dog sitter. She loves my babies as her own. Always communicates in a timely manner no matter the time. Thank you Bree. We appreciate you. (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
14. Samantha Verified Background Check

I'll be your dogs new BFF

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Wow is all I can say. I have Shepherds and my girl Roxy is very skeptical of new people and really takes her some time to warm up. Well Samantha went out of ... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
15. Danielle Verified Background Check

I wanna hang out with your dog!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Danielle is an animal whisperer!! She’s my cousin and takes care of my cockapoo whenever I’m out of town (usually a week or two at a time). And I swear my do... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
16. Veronica Verified Enhanced Background Check

Active and experienced

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

"Veronica is an incredibly responsible and attentive pet owner and caregiver. She is very knowledgable in dog health and safety and loves every dog she meets.... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
17. Pamela Verified Background Check

Brotherly Love’s best sitter !

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

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

"This was my first time using Rover and Pamela far exceeded my expectations. Pamela boarded my 7-week-old kitten, who was extremely scared and anxious when I ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Labor Day
18. Lauren Verified Background Check

School psychologist here to help!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

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

"Lauren was perfect! It was our first time using Rover and it was everything we had hoped for! She checked in routinely, sent us pictures and showed our pup a... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
19. Dan Verified Background Check

Dog Dad that makes the tails wag!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

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

"Dan was able to take Shiloh on such short notice and kept me updated the entirety of my time away. Highly recommend (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
20. Brian Verified Enhanced Background Check

Experienced, accommodating, caring

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

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

"Fantastic. We are really fortunate we met Brian. He took such great care of our pup when we left the country. He stayed in constant contact with photos and l... (more)"


Rover.com is the simple, savvy way to find and book Philadelphia pet boarding. It's easy to find the perfect dog sitter - many sitters on Rover have a long history of dog sitting, and 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect five-star rating. When you book dog boarding on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving staycation in their sitter's home. You'll get daily photo updates, and every stay booked through Rover also includes the Rover Guarantee, 24/7 support, and a reservation guarantee. Every dog sitter in Philadelphia, PA has the option to complete a free background check. Stays are booked on Rover every minute of every day, and more than 92% of the population lives within a short drive of one of our dog kennel alternatives. When you book [city name] dog boarding on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get peace of mind.

If you're the sort of person who likes to book services when you're out and about, you'll love the Rover dog boarding app. In minutes, you'll be able to view hundreds of experienced dog sitters no matter where you are, or re-book on-demand with your puppy's favorite dog sitter. You'll get to check in in real-time to see how your dog's day is going, with the photo updates feature from your dog sitter via the Rover dog boarding app. And if you hate carrying cash, or calculating tips, you'll love the Rover app's cashless payment feature which enables fast, secure payment of your dog sitter without money needing to change hands.

The cost of dog boarding in Philadelphia may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a dog sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much you can expect to pay for dog boarding on Rover? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with an individual dog sitter.

Interested in what it's like on the other side? Do you think you have what it takes to become a dog sitter for Rover? We're always looking for people with a passion for pooches to join our dog boarding roster. If you've been thinking about starting up your own dog boarding business, or even if you've been doing it on your own for a while, you'll want to check out our easy application process and consider joining the hundreds of awesome dog lovers who use the Rover dog boarding platform. When you become a Rover dog sitter, you get access to great support, including the Rover Guarantee and immediate, cashless payment (no more worrying about whether you'll get paid on time). Why not apply today?

In short, when you use Rover to find a dog sitter in Philadelphia, PA, you can rest easy knowing that your dog is having a great time.

Interested in helping out as a sitter? Check out our Philadelphia dog sitting jobs page.