Dog Boarding in Elmwood, Philadelphia

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

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1. Jenna

Your dog will get all my attention!

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19102

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Jenna was wonderful with our 2 year old, Spot! Spot has mild anxiety when meeting new people, and Jenna was wonderful and understanding of her quirks! She wa... (more)"

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2. Sarah

Run, walk, cuddle, & love your dog!

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah is a fantastic sitter and her little pup Cooper is adorable. Sarah sent us constant pics of our dog and we look forward to using her for all our pet s... (more)"

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Thanksgiving
3. Michelle

Home Full Time for Puppy Love!

Glenolden, PA, 19036

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

"Michelle did an outstanding job looking after and taking care of my little Java. Lots of pictures and updates throughout the days which made me smile and kno... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Thanksgiving
4. Christy

Caring, responsive, runs with dogs!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Christy is extremely nice and hard working. She takes great care of her pets and of others, and I know I can rely on her when I need to. You will know your d... (more)"

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5. Jessie

I love playing with doggies!

Pennsport-Whitman-Queen, Philadephia, PA, 19148

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

"Jessie was a life saver after our original Rover sitter had to cancel due to a family emergency. She was very sweet and took great care of Dottie. I received... (more)"

6. Giulietta

Responsible, caring dog lover :)

Schuylkill Southwest, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dottie had a blast staying with Guiletta! She was very well cared for, and I received many updates with pictures and videos. We would definitely send Dottie ... (more)"

7. Maggie

Realtor and animal lover

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maggie is the BEST! My pup not only loves her, but I'm always confident that he'll be well taken care of when I leave him in her care. Maggie is super relia... (more)"

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Thanksgiving
8. Dimitri

Flexible schedule & discount

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

"Dimitri was great. We booked a week in advance. I went with Junebug to introduce her to him and his puppy Meeches and they got along fine which made be fee... (more)"

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9. Taryn

Love dogs, will travel.

South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Taryn is absolutely the best!! We know when we are away that are pet is in the best care. The videos and pics are great and always make us feel better about ... (more)"

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10. Dana

Home Away From Home

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

"Dana’s a super caring dog sitter. So impressed with her organization. She has a short list of questions she asks so that she can understand your dog and give... (more)"

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11. Jackie

Penn student, lots of experience

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Jackie is terrific. She was super flexible about pick up and drop off. And she took great care of Yardley. Thank you, Jackie! (more)"

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12. Tierney & Tony

Home away from home for your dogs:)

Grays Ferry, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

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

"Lizzy LOVED staying with Tierney and Tony. She especially enjoyed her new buddies, Charlie, the dog, and Max, the cat, and quickly felt right at home. She ... (more)"

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13. Andrew

Dog lovers in Grad Hospital

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Andrew was very nice and my dog Luna came back to us exhausted and happy. He sent us pictures to let us know she was well while we were away. Will definitely... (more)"

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Thanksgiving
14. Jen

Passionate dog lover

Grays Ferry, philadelphia, PA, 19145

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Jen put me, a first time Rover user and new dog mom, at ease. She sent pictures every day and asked questions when needed. Argos and her dog Jax got along we... (more)"

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15. Rebecca

Dog Lover Near Dog Park & w/ Car

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

"Becca is great - Luca immediately felt at home; got plenty of attention love and exercise. Not sure he wanted to come home! (more)"

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16. Christopher

Will play/walk with your dog hours

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

"Christopher is amazing! He was communicative before, during, and after our dog's stay with him. Gonzo got tons of love and plenty of exercise with Christophe... (more)"

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18. Tynisha

I couldn't imagine my life dogless

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Tynisha is awesome with pets, dogs in particular. I call her the dog whisperer. She has been taking care of pets for as long as I can remember. She has even ... (more)"

19. Jenni

A Ms. Doolittle with ALL breeds!!!

Eastwick, Philadelphia, PA, 19153

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Jenni was super accommodating and welcoming of my two border collie mixes. Between one’s fearful tendencies and the other’s still-puppy energy, they are defi... (more)"

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20. Shawna

Long Walks And Love

Philadelphia, PA, 19143

Dog Boarding

"She was great. Definitely will let Bella stay again (more)"


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