Dog Boarding in Merrillville

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1. Nancy & Mark Verified Background Check

Home full-time - fenced yard

Crown Point, IN, 46307

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

"Leave your pup with Nancy and Mark. She sent me tons of pics and videos, as well as how my pup was doing. She even picked her up from our house. Lucy will defi… (more)"

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 Christmas and New Year
2. Melissa Verified Background Check

Animal Lover with A Lot of Love

Merrillville, IN, 46410

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Melissa was a super flexible sitter . We booked her 1 day before our trip and she was super helpful and worked with our scheduled time. Our dog couldn’t have b… (more)"

3. Jacob Verified Background Check

All sizes Welcome!Dog Sitter/Walker

Crown Point, IN, 46307

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

"Jacob did a fantastic job with Tucker. This is the first time we used this service and we were very pleased. Jacob kept us updated and sent pictures. I was ner… (more)"

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 Christmas and New Year
4. Jasmine Verified Background Check

College animal lover/caretaker

Hobart, IN, 46342

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

"Jasmin was amazing. We kept in contact up until it was time for me to drop off my dogs. She also stayed in contact with me while I was out of town, sending pic… (more)"

5. Sandra Verified Background Check

Dogs at Ease

Merrillville, IN, 46410

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

"Our boys had a great time staying with Sandra and her family! Sandra sent several photos during their overnight to keep us updated.. definitely gave us peace o… (more)"

6. Theodora Verified Background Check

Deep love and compassion for dogs

Crown Point, IN, 46307

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Amazing I’m pretty sure my dig didn’t want to leave her home . Will definitely rebook again . (more)"

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 Christmas and New Year
7. Jon Verified Background Check

I love the companionship with dogs

Schererville, IN, 46375

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My goofy fur baby just loved hanging out with Jon and his girlfriend. They walked. They played. They napped. He made our time away easy because he was so kin… (more)"

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8. Teri Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Experienced Pet-Lover Eager to Help

Schererville, IN, 46375

Dog Boarding

"Teri was great. Rosie seemed to have a comfortable stay. Teri was great with communication keeping my wife and I updated. We will definitely rebook in the futu… (more)"

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9. Walt & Kassandra Verified Enhanced Background Check

Your dog helping us get skinny!

Crown Point, IN, 46307

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

"Walt is great guy! He’s very responsible, hardworking, knowledgeable, and does anything I ask of him regarding the needs for my cocker spaniel. I would recomme… (more)"

10. Joy & Dan Verified Background Check

Friendly family

GRIFFITH, IN, 46319

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Once again, Dan and Joy and their boys gave Lucy lots of love and care. Whenever we drop her off, we know she's in good hands and that's important since she i… (more)"

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 Christmas and New Year
11. Jordan Verified Background Check

FullTime w/ dog handling experience

Portage, IN, 46368

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

"Jordan was great with my Pomeranian/husky mix and cat while they stayed with her! My pup got along great with her animals who were all very sweet and playful. … (more)"

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 Christmas and New Year
12. Sheree Verified Background Check

I love dogs and have one of my own

Lansing, IL, 60438

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

"Sheree is very patient and understanding with our big puppy Blue ,he was very nervous and scared since it was his first night away and worked with him and kept… (more)"

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 Christmas and New Year
13. Danielle Verified Enhanced Background Check

Animals Bring Us Happiness

Griffith, IN, 46319

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

"Danielle has been amazing with my dog Max. She has been with him since I got him as a small pup until current. She has been available every time I needed her t… (more)"

14. Yari Verified Background Check

Your dog’s god-mother ! 🐶❤️

Highland, IN, 46322

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

"Excellent!!!!! Fully trustworthy. (more)"

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15. Jayne Verified Background Check

Queen of the Pack

Gary, IN, 46408

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

About: I love doggies!! Cats are Great too. They are family and I will treat your fur baby like my own. I’ve had dogs my whole life and one cat. They are t… (more)

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 Christmas and New Year
16. Maira Verified Background Check

Best dog sitter you'll ever find!

Gary, IN, 46403

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

About: I've owned pets all my life. Literally. I love animals and will always care for your fur baby/babies like they were my own! I'm a stay at home mom so… (more)

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 Christmas and New Year
17. Trevor Verified Background Check

Your dog's new best friend.

Highland, IN, 46322

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: From rescuing my own dog at 17 years old, to fostering multiple rescue dogs, to being the go-to pet sitter for all my friends and family, my love and… (more)

18. Sarah Verified Background Check

Animal Lover / Vet Assistant

Griffith, IN, 46319

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

About: Hi my name is Sarah and I have always had a passion for pets. I do have my degree in design technology and I work from home part time. Besides that w… (more)

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19. Rebecca Verified Background Check

Pets are family!

Lansing, IL, 60438

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Rebecca was fantastic! She stayed in contact while I was booking and before the day. She was flexible with drop off and pick up times, while away I got picture… (more)"

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20. Danielle Verified Background Check

I will love your pet like my own 💕

Hammond, IN, 46324

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

"Because of my job I am forced to travel out of town often. Danielle is a long time friend and I have relied on her time and time again to watch my dog Juno(bea… (more)"


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