Dog Boarding in Kensington, San Diego

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1. Jan & Cathie

A loving place for 2 y/olds and up!

Allied Gardens, San Diego, CA, 92120

Dog Boarding

40 repeat clients

"our dog Brodie was left in the loving care of the Jan-Cathy family. all hands where on deck meaning he had plenty of attention and love.we also received ple... (more)"

2. Todd and Bill

Experienced Dog-Lovers. HOME F/T!

College Area, San Diego, CA, 92115

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

47 repeat clients

"I got updates throughout the day and pictures/videos. It was our first time leaving our puppy, but this made it so easy! Thanks guys for taking such good car... (more)"

3. Chiri

Your Dogs Home Away From Home

Tierrasanta, San Deigo, CA, 92124

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

7 repeat clients

"Chiri and her husband were so great with my dog! He got plenty of playtime at the park and she sent me photos over the duration of his stay! It was a great ... (more)"

4. Lia

I've always been a dog person :)

Tierrasanta, San Diego, CA, 92124

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

3 repeat clients

"It was a very good experience! Lia was very responsive and would update me every 3-4 hours with bunch of photos showing what he was doing. She was honest abo... (more)"

5. Danielle

Wag More, Bark Less. :D

Rolando, San Diego, CA, 92115

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Danielle was fabulous! When I dropped my cat off with her, she asked questions to get a better sense for his personality and particular care needs. Throughou... (more)"

6. Christina

Extremely loving and attentive

Kensington, San Diego , CA, 92105

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

2 repeat clients

"Raftery started having fun the minute she arrived at Christina's place, playing with the other dogs and getting tons of attention. Christina took great care... (more)"

7. Desiree

The fun,loving sitter you will LOVE

Linda Vista, San Diego, CA, 92111

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Desiree did an amazing job with Jimi and Storm. They were comfortable as soon as we arrived, which of course, left me at ease. Desiree keeps a very clean hom... (more)"

8. Lea

Reliable, animal loving Vet Tech

Allied Gardens, San Diego, CA, 92120

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

4 repeat clients

"Lea was super great! We left our pup with her for a few days while traveling and she was able to give the injections Oreo needed. Also, when our flight home ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
9. Karilou

Responsible and Pet Friendly

City Heights East, San Diego, CA, 92105

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

3 repeat clients

"Karloui and her family are amazing!! They took great care of my puppy and he's always happy leaving their house (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
10. Brian

Happy dog, happy life.

Serra Mesa, San Diego, CA, 92123

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

32 repeat clients

"Brian was great with Sasha! I'm can be a bit over protective since I'm a veterinarian but the drop off went very smooth and she enjoyed her time. Brian is ve... (more)"

11. Julianne

Crazy about pits but love all dogs!

North Hills, San Diego, CA, 92104

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Julianne was great! She was quick to respond, easy to schedule with and incredibly loving to my pooch. You could tell Julianne was truly excited to be hang... (more)"

12. Valerie

Zen Doggy Retreat

North Hills, San Diego, CA, 92104

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

36 repeat clients

"Valerie and Brent were amazing, they kept us updated with pics. I could tell they were being well taken care of. They are dog lovers and I would trust to lea... (more)"

13. Armando

Dog friends welcome!

Normal Heights, San Diego, CA, 92116

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

11 repeat clients

"Luna had a fantastic time with Armando! Armando text us everyday with an update on Luna's day and even sent us some pictures :-) We would highly recommend Ar... (more)"

14. Emily

active, fun, and loving sitter!

North Hills, San diego, CA, 92104

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Emily is so awesome! My favorite person to leave my puppy with. You can tell that she genuinely loves dogs. My dog stayed with Emily several times now, but ... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
15. Peter

Full-Time Sitter Working From Home

College Area, San Diego, CA, 92115

Dog Boarding

19 repeat clients

"Peter was great - lots of communication and he provides a fun and safe environment. Our dogs were exhausted when we picked them up, which means they were ha... (more)"

16. Julia

I love YOUR pup! (Yes--Already!)

Kensington, San Diego, CA, 92116

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Julia is absolutely wonderful and very thoughtful! Our pup, Ruby, really enjoyed her stay and made herself right at home. We felt 100% confident that Ruby wa... (more)"

17. Fatima

Loving and caring owner of 2 pups

City Heights West, San Diego , CA, 92105

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

7 repeat clients

"Fatima was great! Her house is a wonderful space for dogs, with a gate & a lot of outdoor space. She sent lots of photos of our lounge-loving dog enjoying hi... (more)"

18. Charlie

The Perfect Couple. (For your pets)

College Area, San Diego, CA, 92115

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

6 repeat clients

"Charlie was just such a pleasure to work with--super kind and flexible as our schedule changed at the end due to travel delays. Our two little dogs returned ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
19. Jose

Understanding and Caring

City Heights West, san diego, CA, 92105

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Our dog was so loved and cherished when she stayed with Jose. He had a blast and appreciated her like we do. She seemed super happy when we reunited, too. ... (more)"

20. Agnes

Make Our Home Your New Barking Lot!

North Hills, San Diego, CA, 92116

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

9 repeat clients

"Agnes was so kind to watch our Chip at such short notice. He's been really sick, as well, so I felt so bad leaving him. However, Agnes was so good to him! Ga... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on when they're looking for overnight boarding for their dog. 159 owners have reviewed sitters in Kensington, San Diego, CA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect dog sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a dog sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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 Kensington dog sitter in seconds on 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 Kensington, San Diego, CA 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 Kensington.

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