Dog Boarding in Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Sarah

Run, walk, cuddle, & love your dog!

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah was wonderful! She was great with my dog and I couldn’t tell my dog liked her. Not having to worry about my dog while away was a treat on its own. She ... (more)"

2. Maygen

Play Time, All the Time!!

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

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

"Jackson had a fun sleep over at Maygen's place! She and her home were great and provided a comfortable stay for our boy for the night. Would definitely stay ... (more)"

3. Brian

Doggo Daycare!!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

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

"Brian was great with George! He was incredibly accommodating and fast to reply to short notice sitter request. We look forward to having George stay with h... (more)"

4. Jennifer and James

It's a Family Affair!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"Knowing my bff was happy and safe in the care of Jenn and her family allowed me to relax and enjoy my vacation. Couldn't ask for a better family to take car... (more)"

5. Dimitri

Flexible schedule & great sevice

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

"Dimitri was great with Teddy! He sent me a video of him playing and having fun! Very comfortable with a puppy who isn’t potty trained yet. I will definitely ... (more)"

6. Manychan

your dog's new bestie (:

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

"So thankful for Manychan! Needed a last minute sitter for a surprise weekend trip & she made herself available the night before, welcoming Riley with open ar... (more)"

7. Giulietta

Responsible, caring dog lover :)

Schuylkill Southwest, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Giulietta watched our little Chihuahua in her home for 17 days while we traveled out of the country. She is such a wonderful caregiver. I highly recommend he... (more)"

8. Sarah

Will trade love for snuggles!

Point Breeze, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah and Dave were awesome! Sarah sent pictures and kept me updated throughout his stay. Roscoe was loved and cared for and that put my mind at ease. Thank ... (more)"

9. Dana

Home Away From Home

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

"Dana took great care of my dog Puck and sent me frequent updates while I was away. It was clear that my dog really enjoyed staying with Dana and her sweet do... (more)"

10. Kara

Available on weekends

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Dog Boarding

"Kara was so nice and kept us up to date with pics and everything! (more)"

11. Nicole

A runner, knitter, and pup mum

Brewerytown, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

"Nicole was flexible and very accommodating with a lat minute booking when a previous sitter back out last minute. I got a bunch of updates and my dog Louie s... (more)"

12. Melinda

Home full-time, small fenced yard

Brewerytown, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

"Melinda was amazing! She was beyond accommodating and very mindful of George's well being. This was George's first overnight stay away from home and he had... (more)"

13. Louis

Dog Lover in the City

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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

"From what we can tell, Reggie had a great stay with Lou and Lola. We love that Reggie had another dog to play with, and Lou was very accommodating during dro... (more)"

14. Carissa

Your pup deserves a fun walk!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carissa was amazing with our 1 year old toy poodle. She was very flexible and communicated frequently. We loved having near constant updates on what our litt... (more)"

15. Jessica

Dog parks, fenced yard, active dog

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"Jessica was amazing with Leo. Very accommodating and easy to schedule with. Can’t wait to bring Leo back. (more)"

16. Josh G. Chris

Puppy Loft in the Heart of Fishtown

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"Josh & Chris were so awesome and our pup clearly had a great time, he didn’t want to leave! They were so accommodating and sent us pictures which made us fee... (more)"

17. Shona

Home full time- fenced yard

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

"A great experience. Shona was very communicative and sent me adorable pics of my dog daily. My pup clearly had a great time as she came home super tired! I w... (more)"

18. Dan

Dogs Find My Place Very FETCHING!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

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

"Dan was absolutely amazing and will always be my first choice! He sent plenty of pictures and updates and had no problem dropping my dogs off at my house. I ... (more)"

19. Sydney

Pre-Vet Student with Experience!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sydney did a fantastic job taking care of our dog! She was very attentive to him, and was very responsive and sent us great photos. Our dog seemed very happy... (more)"

20. Ana

Caring dog sitter in Fairmount

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

Dog Boarding

"Ana and Mack did a great job taking care of our dog Sherman while we were away visiting family for a week. We did a meet and greet with Mack and their dog Ja... (more)"


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