Dog Boarding in Kensington, Philadelphia

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

To ensure accurate availability & pricing, please add your drop-off and pick-up dates.
Calendar Recently Updated
1. Ally

flexible schedule & already walking

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

"Ally is great! she is a true DOG lover. Buddy was well taken care of at her home and she was very attentive and sent us lots of pictures keeping us updated o... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
2. Quanece

True Happiness: Animals and Cuddles

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

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

"Quanece was a super host! She texted with lots of pics and updates and was flexible with pick up and drop off times. I will definitely be booking with her ag... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Christmas and New Year
3. Emily

Dog mom <3’s to cuddle&run yr baby!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"Not enough words can explain how happy I am with Ms. Emily. She exceeded any expectations i could have imagined for the care she took of my baby girl. She ke... (more)"

4. Giulietta

Responsible, caring dog lover :)

Schuylkill Southwest, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Giulietta was great! She sent us pictures and updates everyday which was much appreciated. Lenny seemed super happy and to be having a good time. She even to... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
5. Alexander

Lord of Dogtown

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

Dog Boarding

"Alexander was great with our dog Stanley, not to mention he accommodated us super last minute! Stanley came home tired and happy. We will be sure to book w... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Christmas and New Year
6. Shona

Home full time- fenced yard

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"We went on vacation for 10 days and left our little princess with Shona. She was awesome to our dog, she took very good care of her. Shona sent us pics and u... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
7. Cortlyn

Energetic student, long walks

City Center West, Philadlephia , PA, 19103

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

"I can attest that Cortlyn is an enthusiastic, responsible, and loving dog caregiver. She is very capable of caring for any size dog, from a small jack russe... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
8. Kara

Available on weekends!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Dog Boarding

"Great experience all around. Very easy to communicate with, and showed our small dog Piper a lot of love and affection. Definitely recomended! (more)"

Confirmed availability
Christmas and New Year
9. Kerry

Will treat your dog like family!

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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

"Kerry was great! She made my dog naturally happy and excited to see her, was totally on top of managing her particular quirks, and took excellent care of her... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
10. Sophie

Dog mom & puplover side-hustle <3

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

Dog Boarding

"Home away home. Sophie is great! Kaze spent great time with Sophie and her family while we were away for 10 days. Sophie's adorable pub Dixie kept Kaze comp... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
11. Jen

Spring Arts Sitting at Jen's

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

"Jen was amazing and put us at complete ease - which is saying a lot because it was our first time away from our pup since we got him. I would highly recomme... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
12. Madeline

Flexible schedule and dog park!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madeline was the best dog sitter I ever had. She is the sweetest sent so many photos of my boy Hudson. He wasn’t even excited when I got back he just wanted ... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
13. Christian

Home full-time - enjoy long walks

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

"Christian was so wonderful! Very nice, easy to communicate with, and he took great care of our little Leo. I would definitely use his services again! (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
14. Nicole

Home full time, flexible

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

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

"I lived with Nicole for six years. In that time I also lived with Maverick, her Boston Terrier. Nicole was a fabulous mommy to Maverick. Her love for him ... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
15. Ali & Jonathan

Home full-time, lots of snuggles!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"I use Rover quite often as I travel for work on a regular basis. My dog boarding experience has Ali and Jonathan has been one of the best! They were so accom... (more)"

16. Alicia

Fishtown Dog Walking or Drop In

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alicia could not have taken better care of our Gypsy. I was out of town for a week and Alicia sent daily photos, updates and was just overall exceptional. ... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
17. Theresa

Knowledgable, Long Walks & Playtime

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Theresa was amazing!! Prompt, reliable, responsible and accommodating. My shelter dog Fiona was scared when Theresa came to pick her up and Theresa stayed ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
This weekend
18. Lori

Home full time, Wag! Dog Walker

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

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

About: I have impeccable ratings at Wag! The more time I spend with them, the more I learn about communicating with animals, and I can guarantee they will... (more)

19. Caitlin

Flexible & Reliable dog lover!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"Caitlin was my first sitter on Rover. Even with unforeseen issues, Caitlin went above and beyond to provide my Jade And myself with the best sevice possible.... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
20. Erica

surplus of walks & snuggles :)

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"Erica was amazing with Dallas! She would send updates every day with pictures so I could still see my girl. I’m definitely booking her every time I need some... (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.