Dog Boarding in Essex, MA

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1. Catherine

Excited to have fun with your dog!

Salem, MA, 01970

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

5 repeat clients

"Catherine was great. The dogs seemed to get along with her right from the start. She was very communicative and helped us out on short notice. Plus she sent ... (more)"

2. Kara

Available Anywhere on North Shore!!

Gloucester, MA, 01930

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

2 repeat clients

"I received pictures all weekend. She looked so happy. (more)"

3. Lori

Cape Ann Pampered Paws-Fenced Yard

Beverly, MA, 01915

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

48 repeat clients

"This is our first time using DogVacay and it could not have been better. Before we decided on a vacay home for our Primo we asked a lot of questions and rece... (more)"

4. Melissa

Care and Cuddles While Your Away

Beverly, MA, 01915

Dog Boarding

"Melissa was great! Would totally bring our Daisy to her home again! (more)"

5. Jennifer

Live - Love - Bark

Danvers, MA, 01923

Dog Boarding

7 repeat clients

"Jen was great. She took my little 5 month pup while i was away on vacation with open arms and her family made sure he felt right at home. id definitely use J... (more)"

6. Diane

Country Canine Cottage, Fenced yard

topsfield, MA, 01983

Dog Boarding

35 repeat clients

"Tilli was happy to see us return, but she was equally happy to leave us as we said our goodbyes at drop off. We received pix and updates while we were away. ... (more)"

7. Katie

Lovable and friendly companion :)

Beverly, MA, 01915

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Katie was great with Mr. Marlowe. She sent updates and photos of Marlowe playing and walking around. We highly recommend Katie... and so does Marlowe. (more)"

8. Cindy

Beverly's Best Petsitters

Beverly, MA, 01915

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

3 repeat clients

"Cindy C. and her daughter took GREAT care of our dog Wilson for a week at their home. They sent us pictures everyday and took him on nice walks on the beach ... (more)"

9. Joanna

I LOVE dogs & they LOVE me!

Gloucester, MA, 01930

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

2 repeat clients

"I booked Joanna for a last-minute trip. She was prompt to respond, easy to communicate with and my dog was completely at ease with her from the moment they m... (more)"

10. Marilyn

Weekend Warrior!

Beverly, MA, 01915

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

"Marilyn is a true dog lover. You know your dog was well cared for when they dont want to leave the sitters house! She'll be my top choice for dog sitting in... (more)"

11. Kirstin & Thomas

Competent care. Genuine affection.

gloucester, MA, 01930

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

1 repeat client

"I would highly recommend Thomas as a dog walker/ pet sitter. His love of dogs is evident by the way he has always treated my dogs, as well as his own dog, M... (more)"

12. Joseph

The best dog sitter!

Ipswich, MA, 01938

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

8 repeat clients

"We could not be happier with our dog's stay at Joseph's house. He was quick to respond and very flexible. From making home made treats and keeping the dogs a... (more)"

13. Jerome

We have a loving home with a fence

beverly, MA, 01915

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client
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About: I have been a dog owner for over 40 years and love pets. They are a big part of my life. We do have 2 boys 13 and 16 . That love a care for the ... (more)

Available this weekend
14. Laney

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Gloucester, MA, 01930

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

"Laney is the ultimate dog person. As a vet tech and long time dog owner, she's someone I have gone to often for advice about my own dog. I trust her complete... (more)"

15. Connor

Spacious home with a backyard!

Beverly, MA, 01915

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

"Connor has always had animals and he is very caring with all of them. In fact, his whole family used to adopt animals of all different kinds to take care of ... (more)"

16. Corey

Floppy Ear Squad

Beverly, MA, 01915

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

"Corey is amazing with my goldendoodle. I can't say enough good things! He's so dedicated and Princeton listens and loves being with him while I'm away. I'm a... (more)"

17. Alyssa

Responsible Dog Lover

Gloucester, MA, 01930

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I live in Gloucester and love walking my own dog along the beach and around my nice neighborhood! It is great exercise and I have trained my dog to... (more)

18. Lisa-Marie

Mom of formerAKC Champ, Westminster

Ipswich, MA, 01938

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

4 repeat clients

"Lisa Marie was fantastic. She was very flexible in scheduling a meet-up beforehand, and during the stay she sent multiple pictures/videos every day so we wer... (more)"

19. Christi

Experienced Animal Care Specialist

Beverly, MA, 01915

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"From the meet and greet to dropoff and pickup, we always felt that Dottie was in good hands. Just as importantly, our pup came home extremely tired and happy... (more)"

20. Paige

I love dogs and the company!

Gloucester, MA, 01930

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love dogs and the company! We’d be great pals! I grew up always having a dog and I can’t wait to have one of my own some day. I’m flexible with ... (more)


As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Essex dog sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for dog boarding while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a dog sitter in Essex, MA who meets your - and your dog's - needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog - including background checks and community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers for hire, and that includes offering pet boarding in Essex, MA.

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The price of dog boarding in Essex, MA might not be as much as you thought. Whatever your price range, you'll find a dog sitter on Rover for almost any budget. Interested in finding out what the typical Rover dog sitter expects as a dog boarding fee? Visit our average dog boarding rates report to see the general fees before checking out an individual dog sitter's hourly rates.

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In short, when you book Essex dog boarding on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get to relax, knowing that your pet is in good hands.