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Dog Boarding in Palo Alto

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1. Nina & Leo

We are dog lover-Redwood City home

Redwood City, CA, 94061

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

"Kindle had a great stay with Nina and Leo. I got lots of updates and it was obvious that they enjoyed their time with Kindle as much as Kindle enjoyed his ti... (more)"

2. Katelyn

I will walk, and run with you dog

Redwood City, CA, 94061

Dog Boarding

"Cooper has stayed with Katelyn and her husband a few times. They are wonderfully responsive. They have a great fenced yard for the dogs and their dog Bailey ... (more)"

3. Kareen

Jet Setter Pet Sitter Palo Alto

Leland Manor, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Kareen did a wonderful job in boarding and caring for our dog, Lucy. She greeted us when we dropped Lucy off by taking Lucy on a walk right away to make Luc... (more)"

4. Marcella

Dog lover with large backyard

Redwood City, CA, 94061

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

"Thank you Marcella for taking care of Luna during our vacation. Marcella kept in touch with me during the whole time with lots of pictures and our family did... (more)"

5. Ally

Cozy Home Next to Two Dog Parks

palo alto, CA, 94306

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"This is the first time Lucas stays way from home without us (other than a stay at Petsmart that landed him in the emergency room with stress diarrhea). We've... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
6. Edgar

PUP TOWN Shoreline West MtVw.

Mountain View, CA, 94041

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Stars to the moon and back are what I rate Edgar! He took great care of our beloved rescue, Hoku, while we were gone over the Winter Break. The week before h... (more)"

7. Valerie

Tails of Paw-ridise

North Whisman, Mountain View, CA, 94043

Dog Boarding

"Valerie is awesome ! She took great care of my Zoe. I know Zoe was fine by the way she acted when she came home .. Zoe can be very emotional sometimes when ... (more)"

8. Alicia

LOVE dogs! + FREE Photography :)

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

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

"Alicia did an amazing job with my dog Hickory. You can tell she puts a lot of love into her dog boarding. Hickory is a high energy dog and she went beyond... (more)"

9. Brian

Who's a good doggy?

Mountain View, CA, 94041

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"My 12.5 year old Maltese, Molly stayed w/Brian and Beau for 5 nights recently. Brian was great in reassuring us that she settled in well and was being a good... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
10. Dag

Work @ home dad & daughter dog care

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"My pup had a great stay with dag and his dog. Lives next to an awesome park for great walks. Sent pics through out day which was nice. Will definitely use ag... (more)"

11. Felicia

Lots of love and walks at the park

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

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

"Felicia was an excellent host for my dog. She sent me photos and a video of my dog happily playing with her dog. I definitely will ask Felicia to board Mika ... (more)"

12. Deirdre

Lover of dogs & walks!

Palo Alto, CA, 94306

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Deirdre is one of the most caring people you’ll ever come across, in her home dogs (and people too!) are always treated like family. I would let her care for... (more)"

13. Isabel

dog friendly home and lifestyle!

Charleston Gardens, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

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

"Isabel is one of my best friends and she has loved and taken care of dogs for as long as I've known her. Her family fosters a lot of dogs and she is always p... (more)"

14. Joanie

One dog at a time.

Southgate, Palo Alto, CA, 94306

Dog Boarding

"Joanie is the BEST dog sitter! She goes above and beyond to care for your dog. Maverick stayed with her for a weekend and was treated like royalty-- long wal... (more)"

15. Stephen

"Your dog will be safe and loved."

Charleston Meadow, Palo Alto, CA, 94306

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Stephen took great care of our dog. He provided numerous photos and updates throughout her stay. Moira enjoyed her time with Stephen and came home happy. I c... (more)"

16. Chris

Work at home Dad 1 block from park

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

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

"Oreo had a great time going on severa walks which of course he loves. Chris sent a ton of updates with pics and video throughout his stay. He and his family ... (more)"

17. Rob

Stanford Grad Student and Dog Lover

Stanford, CA, 94305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I've had dogs all my life and know how to take care of them and show them plenty of love, but sadly I can't have one in the grad student housing at... (more)

Available this weekend
18. Yee-Ping

I love dogs. They love me too.

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

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

"We went on a one week trip and Dusty was in great hands with Yee-Ping while we were gone. Thank you very much for taking such good care of Dusty! (more)"

19. Jillian

I cater to the needs of each dog

Jordan Jr Hgh School, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

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

"My beautiful 3 poodles love Jillian! She is so playful and seems to have a real affinity for my fluffy friends. It’s not every day I happen upon someone who ... (more)"

20. Wendie

I work from home full time!

Midtown, PALO ALTO, CA, 94301

Dog Boarding

"Wendie & her family took great care of Arjay! We had a meet & greet where we first met Wendie & her dog Chloe. I had scheduled a last minute trip after Chris... (more)"


Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels and traditional dog sitting. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog, turn to Rover for your dog boarding needs. It's easy to find a loving Palo Alto, CA dog sitter on Rover who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at their sitter's home. Search from hundreds of dog sitters in Palo Alto, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. With Rover, pet boarding is guilt-free, cashless, and convenient. That way, you can hit the road happy knowing your dog's in loving hands while you're away.

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The price of dog boarding in Palo Alto, CA might not be as much as you thought. Whatever your price range, you'll find a dog sitter on Rover for almost any budget. Interested in finding out what the typical Rover dog sitter expects as a dog boarding fee? Visit our average dog boarding rates report to see the general fees before checking out an individual dog sitter's hourly rates.

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In short, when you book Palo Alto dog boarding on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get to relax, knowing that your pet is in good hands.