Dog Boarding in Kensington, Philadelphia

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1. Melinda

Home full-time, small fenced yard

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

"BEST Rover experience to date. I cannot say enough positive things about Chief’s stay with Melinda. Melinda sent detailed updates multiple times daily accomp... (more)"

2. Valerie

Your Dream Sitter/Dog Walker

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

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

2 repeat clients

"Valerie was an excellent dog-sitter. She picked up and dropped my dog off when she said she would, made sure she was taken care of, had excellent communicati... (more)"

3. Lake

Lg. fenced-in yard / home all day!

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding

"Lake and Eden were wonderful with my 2 dogs. Lake was very responsive and easy to communicate with. He also sent daily updates and pictures to keep me in he... (more)"

4. Lauren

We would love to meet your pup!!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"I can't begin to thank Lauren enough for taking care of my recently rescued young beagle for an entire week. I was new to Rover and very nervous to leave Ly... (more)"

5. Bianca

I work in a dog-friendly office!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Dog Boarding

"Bianca and her husband took wonderful care of Lucy while I was out of town for the holiday. She sent regular photos and updates, and even took her on a hike!... (more)"

6. Kaitleen

Doggy playdates rock!

Belmont, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

1 repeat client

"Kaitleen and her dog Jack were great companions for my dog Ollie when we needed a sitter for the weekend. Kaitleen updated me on the multiple walks and a dog... (more)"

7. Whitney

The Best Care for your Best Friend

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Whitney gave Yardley super care! Yardley had a blast with Whitney's dog, and looked content and engaged in all the photos Whitney texted me. Whitney was so f... (more)"

8. Benjamin

Responsible, caring, animal lover!

Brewerytown, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

1 repeat client

"Ben and Alie are outstanding sitters. We left our dog just for a day. They were well prepared to take care of our dog for the day. They showed up with dog tr... (more)"

9. Caitlin

Flexible & Reliable dog lover!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

20 repeat clients

"Caitlin was great with our puppy and took her on fun adventures while we were away. It's was nice of Caitlin to take pictures of Cookie and send them to us w... (more)"

10. Nicole

I am ready to care for you pup!

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

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

3 repeat clients

About: I am a Philadelphia neonatal nurse who loves dog and babies have been raised in a house with 2-3 dogs my entire life from Dobermans to Dauchshunds!... (more)

11. Louis

Dog Lover in the City

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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

14 repeat clients

"My dog loves Lou and Lola! He routinely pulls me towards Lou's place on walks since his stay there! So glad to have found them after moving to the city! (more)"

12. Nicole

A runner, knitter, and pup mum

Brewerytown, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

21 repeat clients

"Nicole and her husband took good care of our slightly anxious Yorkie mix named Minne. They also put our slightly anxious dog-parent minds at ease by sending ... (more)"

13. Megan

Genuine Love and Genuine Care

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

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

2 repeat clients

"Megan took care of my German shepherd/ black lab with the utmost care and affection. He was a handful as a puppy but Megan was able to handle him better then... (more)"

14. Allison

Fishtown/Nolibs Dog Sitting

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

11 repeat clients

"Our dog Teddy stayed with Allison for the weekend. Allison was incredibly accommodating with our schedule and communicated with us frequently during our trip... (more)"

15. Evan

Dog Loving Student - Home full-time

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

1 repeat client

"Elle had a wonderful time and was well taken care of! (more)"

16. Michaela

Frequent walks and play time!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Ive had Michaela dog sit for me before and she is exemplory with my dog. My little Boston can be very demanding and needy and Michaela not only takes her out... (more)"

17. Cindy

Family dog care in Old City

Center City, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

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

3 repeat clients

"Loved her. Very professional and definitely will use her again (more)"

18. Carly

5 house residents - home full time

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Carly is a wonderful sitter. Mac spent several days with Carly and her apartment mates. She took excellent care of Mac, including administering his medicatio... (more)"

19. Christian

Home full-time - enjoy long walks

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

4 repeat clients

"Christian was great with Parker for his 5 day stay! He was very communicative and sent photos every day. Parker came home a happy pup, would absolutely rec... (more)"

20. Brian

Experienced Dog Sitter

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

46 repeat clients

"Brian was a great sitter for my dog Kevin! He sent lots of pictures and it is obvious how much he loves dogs. He is very flexible with pickup and drop off ti... (more)"


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