Dog Boarding in Inner Sunset, San Francisco

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

1. Ashley

Knowledgeable and Patient sitter

Outer Richmond, San Francisco, CA, 94121

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

21 repeat clients

"This was the first time that we left our puppy with someone, and Ashley did a great job making sure everything was in order. She seemed very qualified and d... (more)"

2. Alisia

SFSU Student who loves dogs

West Of Twin Peaks, San Francisco, CA, 94112

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"I remain out of the country but Maggie was returned home to my son who reports Maggie was in great shape and seemed to have a terrific time. My contact with ... (more)"

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3. Shelby

Your Dog's Second Bestie!

Downtown, San Francisco, CA, 94109

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

2 repeat clients

"I have known Shelby for four years now, and I have always known her to be extremely passionate about acting for the greater good. She is also very responsib... (more)"

4. Kelly

Young Professional Loves Dogs

Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA, 94109

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kelly is the best sitter! This is the 3rd time she has taken care of Louie and there is no one that embodies the service that she does. She was available las... (more)"

5. Mario

Your dog will love it here!

Outer Sunset, san francisco, CA, 94122

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

27 repeat clients

"Roo is so happy when she stays with Mario. He takes excellent care of her. This past stay she went to him with a bit of an injury. He took special care to ma... (more)"

6. Elizabeth

The Purity of One's Heart Can Be Me

Castro-Upper Market, San Francisco, CA, 94114

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

"While my girlfriend and I left town for a night, Liz was very gracious enough to house Spock. Spock had a great time staying over and I can't thank Liz enoug... (more)"

7. Erin

Small Dog Sitting w? Extra Snuggles

Lakeshore, San Francisco, CA, 94132

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

12 repeat clients

"Erin was great with our pups Max & Mason! She was very accommodating to a last minute reservation. From the pictures she sent us, Max & Mason had a grand t... (more)"

8. Kathryn

Dog lover!

Western Addition, San Francisco, CA, 94117

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

1 repeat client

"Our dog loved staying with Kathryn. She was very easy to communicate with, flexible and super sweet. We will definitely ask Kathryn to watch our dog again! (more)"

9. Farrah

Dog-Loving and Reiable SF Couple

Western Addition, San Francisco, CA, 94109

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"I cannot say enough about Farrah. She and Nick were AMAZING. She was able to accommodate an early morning pick up and drop off and sent pictures throughout t... (more)"

10. Elspeth

Love & pampering for canine friends

Western Addition, San Francisco, CA, 94102

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Elspeth was awesome in every way possible. She was also very flexible with my schedule. She constantly sent me pics of my dog to let me know how much he fun ... (more)"

11. Melanie

Providing great care for your bff!

Inner Richmond, San Francisco, CA, 94118

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

1 repeat client

"Thanks Melanie for taking my pup Chief so last minute and letting him cuddle with you at night! (more)"

12. Abby

I love my own puppy like a child

Inner Sunset, San Francisco, CA, 94131

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

4 repeat clients

"Abby was wonderful! She responded very quickly and was a great communicator. She took my pup for a last-minute stay, and sent photos of her while I was away.... (more)"

13. Sean

Great care & fun for your best bud

Pacific Heights, san francisco, CA, 94109

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

"Sean is exactly who I want to leave my dog with! Relaxed but still totally on it when it comes to the details. You can really tell he loves hanging out with ... (more)"

14. Sofia

Dogs first, humans second :)

Western Addition, San Francisco, CA, 94115

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Sofia took good care of my very large Newfoundland dog. She was patient and encouraging during the meet and greet as he acclimatized and looked around. I r... (more)"

15. Adam

Friendly Caring SF Couple

Haight-Ashbury, San Francisco, CA, 94117

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"We had a fantastic first Rover experience with Adam and Katie! We felt comfortable right from the beginning as they were very responsive and were so helpful ... (more)"

16. Ann

noe valley loving care

Noe Valley, San francisco, CA, 94114

Dog Boarding

"Ann did a wonderful job with our high energy dog. Murphy enjoyed outdoor play and the companionship of Ann's other dogs during her stay. Frequent photos he... (more)"

17. Joann


Castro-Upper Market, SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 94114

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"This is my first experience with Rover and I am so happy I chose Joann to watch my pup. You can tell right away that she is loving and really wants to make y... (more)"

18. Chris

Active, loving, genuine, happy

Inner Richmond, San Francisco, CA, 94118

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

"Chris was very responsive and took great care of Duncan and Zoey. Will definitely rebook with him when he's available. (more)"

19. Alice

Will treat your dog as if my own!

Western Addition, San francisco, CA, 94115

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

"Alice was fantastic! Communicating drop off and pick up details was a breeze and I know my pup enjoyed his stay. I highly recommend her! (more)"

20. Rachel

A Family Full of Love & Treats!

Inner Sunset, San Francisco, CA, 94131

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Rachel and Dereck are two of the most compassionate, caring dog owners I have every met. Ever since rescuing their pup, Rey, who was brought to them all the ... (more)"

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Dog owners in San Francisco love booking pet care with sitters on RoverRover. Over 14,104 pet owners have reviewed sitters in the San Francisco metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.93/5 stars. Booking dog boarding can be super affordable, even in a city like San Francisco. Trust us, we think you’ll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book a night of overnight boarding with Rover? Check out our average dog sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a sitter near you in the San Francisco area.

Just because you have a busy schedule or an out-of-town trip planned doesn’t mean your dog has to go to a noisy kennel. You can easily find and book a loving, trustworthy dog sitter that offers luxury boarding and in-home care for your dog. That means your dog isn’t locked in a cage—they’re snuggled on the couch or running around the dog park with someone who will treat you dog just like you do, like family. You can meet your dog sitter before booking with them to ask questions, get to know them, and make sure they’re the perfect fit for you and your dog’s unique needs. Whether your dog longs to go on energetic runs on the beach or hikes in the surrounding hills or would rather just chill out on the couch eating treats (in moderation, of course), your dog’s perfect in-house sitter in beautiful San Francisco is on Rover.

San Francisco is a booming city—the second most-densely populated in the United States, in fact—but it isn’t just full of people, it’s full of thousands of pets too. We love how pet-friendly this incredibly city by the bay is, and it’s the perfect place not only to own a pet, but to book an experienced dog sitter. The city is equally famous for miles of rolling hills as it is for classic cable cars to help visitors and natives alike navigate this fascinating city. San Franciscans enjoy miles of amazing off-leash dog parks and free-roaming beaches to let your canine companion blow off some steam while making new friends. No matter where you live in San Fran, from Parkside to Nob Hill, there’s a sitter listed on Rover right in your neighborhood. That’s because this city is packed full of dog lovers, so you’re bound to find a great match for you and your dog around just about every corner.

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