Dog Boarding in Fairhill, Philadelphia

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

1. Jennifer

It's a Family Affair!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

20 repeat clients

"Excellent!! Jennifer and her family took my dog in as one of their own and truly cared for him. I was calm and at peace while away knowing that he was being ... (more)"

2. Jessica

Sugar & Her Mama Making Dog Friends

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

"Jess has watched my dog on multiple occasions and I have never worried because I know he is in such good hands. Her playful pup Sugar is an awesome companion... (more)"

3. Nicole

Loving home for your best friend!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

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

1 repeat client

"Nicole did a great job of taking care of my rescue dog splinter. He is very skidding, but she was patient with him and he warmed up to her impressively fast.... (more)"

4. Vicky

Experienced + Trustworthy Dog Lover

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

Dog Boarding

64 repeat clients

"Xena's stay with Vicky was amazing! She sent us lots of pictures of her adventures with Xena and even gave us a framed picture of Xena when we picked her up... (more)"

5. Michael

I love all furry creatures

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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

2 repeat clients

"Michael is the sweetest, most friendly guy and is amazing with dogs! As soon as I met him he instantly connected with Duke! I felt 100% confident leaving my ... (more)"

6. Anita

Looking forward to loving your pet!

Germantown, Philadelphia, PA, 19144

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Max was very happy! Even though they have a yard, they would take Max out for a frequent walk as well! They really treated Max as their own! Fern (their dog)... (more)"

7. Sean

Med student missing fam's dogs

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

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

1 repeat client

"Sean was great with Buster! Buster has a lot of medications and Sean made sure he knew exactly when to give them and contacted me with any questions. Buster ... (more)"

8. Louis

Dog Lover in the City

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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

8 repeat clients

"Our first experience with Rover and Louis was very good. All worked well, our dog was immediately at ease with Louis and his own dog. For our next trip we wi... (more)"

9. Annie

Pet-Friendly Condo+Franklin Sq Park

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Annie Cared for our little dog as if it was her own. We could not ask for a better caring and in fact our dog seeed to miss Annie the next day. We recommend ... (more)"

10. Caitlin

Flexible & Reliable dog lover!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

1 repeat client

"Caitlin took great care of Alot while we were away. She even let us stop by before his stay so he could meet her and get familiar with the space. She sent us... (more)"

11. Tory

Dog-lover wanting to share the love

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

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

13 repeat clients

"Tory is definitely a dog lover! She is friendly, easy to communicate with, and sent me nice updates while she watched my dog Addy. Thank you! (more)"

12. Lucille

Big heart for all animals!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"King had a great stay with Lucille. He was happy when he got home. Always updates us , sent photos of our baby. Unparalleled care for your pet - the Mary Pop... (more)"

13. Nicole

A runner, knitter, and pup mum

Brewerytown, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Very great with my two dogs. They have two of their own who got along beautifully with my pups. Nicole and Sam were very easy going and flexible with our sch... (more)"

14. Michael

Fairmount family for your dog!

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

Dog Boarding

6 repeat clients

"Michael was wonderful with Finley and took awesome care of him! I received daily photos, he was always taking him out on extensive walks, and was very accomm... (more)"

15. Bryce

Work from home, doggo enthusiast

Kensington, Philadelphia , PA, 19125

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

"I highly recommend Bryce to care for your dog! He is a very responsible and compassionate man. He will treat your dog as if it is his own. My dogs absolu... (more)"

16. Teresa

Available for Holiday Season!!!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Teresa was fantastic with my dog, Zappa! He hardly wanted to be picked up after getting to spend time with her. She sent me pictures and updates immediately ... (more)"

17. Michael

Dogs are my life

Kensington, Philadelphia , PA, 19125

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

14 repeat clients

"Michael is great, very friendly and responsive. He took great care of my dog. He has a small puppy, Russ, and it turns out prefect for Dante and she likes t... (more)"

18. Emily

Dog lover ready to start sitting!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

6 repeat clients

"Emily was great with my dog! She's excellent at communicating and keeping in touch about logistics, which was super helpful! I trusted her completely with my... (more)"

19. Charli

Quizzity Freelance Illustrator

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

1 repeat client

"Charli was absolutely amazing! I contact him with last minute overnight request. He responded quickly, and was always so relaxed, I knew my pup was in grea... (more)"

20. Samantha Brady

Love all dogs no matter their size.

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Samantha was great with our jack Russell. She was flexible with drop off and pick up, and didn't bat an eye when I explained some of my dogs "attitude proble... (more)"

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When it comes to dog boarding, dog owners in Philadelphia trust their pets with sitters on Rover. Over 5,448 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in Philadelphia, giving them an average rating of 4.94/5. 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 it you can expect to pay for overnight dog boarding on Rover? Check out our average dog sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a well-matched sitter.

Philadelphia - the City of Brotherly Love, or perhaps it should be renamed the "City of Doggy Love"? Philadelphians are a confident bunch with hometown pride that rings louder than the Liberty Bell. And when it comes to sentiment, canines certainly aren't exempt. Home to distinctively delicious local cuisine (cheese steak or pretzels, anyone?) as well as the largest landscaped urban park in the world, the possibilities for you and your dog are endless.

Philadelphians have a lot of love to give, especially when it comes to their dogs. At Rover.com, we love your pets just as much as you do and are proud to list dog boarding, dog sitters, and dog walking services that take this love for dogs personally.

No matter what your schedule looks like—a business trip across the country, a tropical vacation on the other side of the world, or a weekend excursion out of town—you’ll find a trustworthy dog sitter on Rover. Your dog will love the in-home dog boarding experience they’ll get with a sitter on Rover. It’s truly luxury boarding, because your dog isn’t locked in cage at a kennel, they’re lounging on the couch with people who’ll treat them like you would—like family. In-house dog boarding means less stress for your pets, more one-on-one attention, and plenty of potty breaks, so you can take your trip and rest easy knowing that your dog is in great hands. Plus, you can even request adorable photo updates to follow along on your dog’s boarding experience in Philadelphia while you’re away.

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