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1. Greg

Happy Dog House Likes New Friends

Near North, Minneapolis, MN, 55411

"Greg and his wife have always been terrific with animals. They are very caring and have a lot of fostering experience as well as owning their own two dogs. I... (more)"

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2. Mary-Kate

Doggy Social Time!

Lowry Hill East, Minneapolis, MN, 55408

2 repeat clients
6 reviews

"Our dog Oro had a great stay with Mary Beth, Joe and their dog Draco. We received plenty of photos that showed Oro enjoying herself and Mary Kate was an awes... (more)"

3. Suzanne

Dogs welcome Here!

Windom Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55418

10 repeat clients
22 reviews

"Tesa's stay with Suzanne was a 5 star experience. Tesa went on many walks, had plenty of play time and loving, and was treated like a member of their family.... (more)"

4. Tyler

Uptown Dog Nanny

Lowry Hill East, Minneapolis, MN, 55405

"Cody was so happy to spend the day with Tyler and her pup Gina, and he actually put his little paws out to stop when leaving their house. He wanted to stay! ... (more)"

5. Abby

Dog lover near Lake Calhoun

Calhoun, Minneapolis, MN, 55408

1 repeat client
3 reviews

"Abby was a Christmas present for me and my husband. We had previously planned a vacation for the holidays and didn't have a place to leave our puppy and Abby... (more)"

6. Sarah

Dog-loving family in Northeast

Waite Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55418

3 repeat clients
10 reviews

"Sarah and her husband Joe were THE BEST. They were extremely flexible with me and the fact that my pup, Winnie would be dropped off by a friend. Even thoug... (more)"

7. Kristin

Little dog heaven! Central location

Prospect Park, MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 55414

1 repeat client
5 reviews

"I had complete confidence in Kristin to watch my pups! She did great. The pups can't wait to visit again. I loved getting photo updates. (more)"

8. Angela

Centrally Located, Fenced Yard Mpls

Central, MInneapolis, MN, 55407

"I highly recommend Angela. I met with her earlier in the day to ensure our dogs got along. I originally had plans fall through so I didn't need a border that... (more)"

9. Lori

Your pets will be loved!!!

Lyndale, Minneapolis, MN, 55408

12 repeat clients
28 reviews

"Excellent experience. His first time away from me for longer than 5-6 days, ever. He had a great time; she sent video updates, and her own dogs are very c... (more)"

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10. Greta

Human looking for furry friends

Lowry Hill East, Minneapolis , MN, 55408

3 repeat clients
9 reviews

"Greta made my experience so easy and guilt free. Normally I worry when I take my dog to a boarding facility, but I knew she was in great hands with Greta so ... (more)"

11. Greg

Uptown Resident

Lowry Hill East, minneapolis , MN, 55405

2 repeat clients
8 reviews

"Greg was great, and very flexible with pick up/drop off! Brewer must have had fun because she slept all day the day he got home! Thanks Greg! (more)"

12. Christine

Can't wait to form a special bond!

Loring Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55345

"As a professional speaker I am often forced to leave my two dogs behind. When Christine comes home, I know she will take them for extra long walks, be certai... (more)"

13. Erin

Energetic dog lover

Calhoun, Minneapolis , MN, 55408

1 repeat client
3 reviews

"Erin did a great job watching my dog over a long weekend. I highly recommend her as a sitter! (more)"

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14. Laura

RESCUED is My Favorite Breed.....

Marshall Terrace, Minneapolis, MN, 55418

12 repeat clients
32 reviews

"Our dogs loved staying with Laura. She forgot to put their harnesses in their bag when they were picked up so she made a special trip to our house to persona... (more)"

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15. Kevin

Small Dog Hosting For Your Pup.

Southeast Como, Minneapolis, MN, 55408

3 repeat clients
10 reviews

"Kevin was a great host and was very easy to communicate with from the request for a meet-and-greet to pick-up time. His dog Charlotte is darling, and I think... (more)"

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16. Taylor

Safe-haven for your sweet dog!

North Loop, Minneapolis, MN, 55401

6 repeat clients
27 reviews

"Taylor was awesome! She was so great allowing me and my dog Tinsel over for a meet and greet even though it was a one night stay! It was my first time using ... (more)"

17. Anne

North Loop Dog Owner & Animal Lover

North Loop, Minneapolis, MN, 55401

"Anne is one of the kindest and most responsible people I know. She is also a careful and reliable caregiver. She has watched for my two dogs and they jump ... (more)"

18. Olivia

Dog owner/animal lover!!

North Loop, Minneapolis , MN, 55401

"Olivia was very accommodating while we were away and took wonderful care of our dog. Definitely a sitter we will come back to! (more)"

19. Gina

Northeast dog lovers!

Holland, Minneapolis, MN, 55418

"Gina and her boyfriend watched Gemma over Christmas for me. Gemma became friends with their dog Percy, got to socialize with their roommate's dog and Gina's ... (more)"

20. Heather

Dog owner willing to watch your pup

North Loop, Minneapolis, MN, 55401

"Heather was so wonderful with Theo while I was home for the holidays! She sent me adorable photo updates of Theo playing with her puppy Murray. I know he was... (more)"

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Minneapolis donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Minneapolis.

Coco's Heart Dog Rescue

Coco's Heart Dog Rescue is a foster-based organization that rescues dogs from unfortunate situations with the goal of preparing them for adoption.

Doberman Rescue Alliance of Wisconsin

Doberman Rescue Alliance of Wisconsin, Inc. (DRAW) is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to the rescue, care and adoption of Doberman Pinschers in need. They are an all-volunteer organization comprised of individuals across the state of Wisconsin that are devoted to the breed.

Their Mission - To utilize every opportunity to assist a Doberman in need, regardless of situation, age or health concerns; to ensure their health and happiness, and place them in loving forever homes; To assist and educate current Doberman owners, potential adopters and the general public on the Doberman Pinscher breed.

Midwest Pug Rescue ~ MN Division

Midwest Pug Rescue ~ MN Division rescues and provides a safe and loving sanctuary for abandoned, surrendered, stray and neglected pugs. Midwest Pug Rescue ~ MN Division works to raise public awareness of the plight of homeless animals through our various community events. We are an all volunteer organization of pug lovers who are dedicated to the breed with the goal of providing fairy tale endings for our curly tailed friends. The organization is funded solely through adoption fees and donations.

MN Snap

It is MN SNAP's mission to end the suffering and death of homeless animals due to pet overpopulation by providing high-quality, affordable, and accessible spay and neuter services to Minnesota shelters, rescue organizations, and the companion animals of the low-income community.

The fully equipped veterinary clinic on wheels delivers low-cost, high-quality spay and neuter surgeries for these organizations and pet owners in Minnesota. MN SNAP reaches pets in neighborhoods where cost, transportation, or the absence of veterinary services is an obstacle to obtaining animal health care and spay/neuter services.

Pet Project Rescue

It is Pet Project Rescue (PPR) is a local, for purpose organization that rescues homeless or abandoned dogs and cats and places them in volunteer foster homes until the animal is adopted by a forever family. In addition to animal rescue, PPR is focused on reducing the homeless-animal population at its source and dedicates funds and volunteer efforts to provide spay/neuter services for animals of those in need in our community. PPR believes that all animals deserve a loving and healthy life. In order to fully provide for animals in need, PPR is run almost entirely by volunteers who dedicate time and energy to help animals in our community and beyond.

Secondhand Hounds

The Secondhand Hounds is a 501(c)(3) non-profit animal rescue. Founded in July of 2009, our many volunteers have made a positive impact on the lives of many dogs and cats in our community. Our organization provides safe shelter, proper veterinary care and daily necessities for animals at risk, while working hard to find each a permanent, loving home!

More on Minneapolis

Minneapolis is also known as the City of Lakes. With a name like that, you can be certain of this city's scenic location also boasts a plenitude of recreational activities for you and your dog.

Along with its Twin City, the Minneapolis-Saint Paul area is a thriving metropolis for lovers of culture, the outdoors, and, of course, dogs. And it certainly helps that Minneapolis is ranked ninth most walkable city in the United States. Cool off in one of the surrounding lakes or check out one of the area's 1,600 rail-trails supported by Luce Line State Trail. You can also hike along gorgeous waterfalls at Minnehaha Park or try one of the walking art tours in historic downtown.

Whether you're a city dweller or a nature lover, you and your dog have plenty to share in Minneapolis. However, for those solo trips, let find a loving sitter to watch your furry companion while you're away. Our network of loving Minneapolis dog boarding hosts, dog sitters, and dog walkers offer only the best for you and your dog. At, we work for it, we blog about it, and we live it. Because we're dog lovers, too.