Dog Boarding in Riviera, Santa Barbara

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

1. Carly

Dependable Dog Lover for Hire!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

26 repeat clients

"Carly was so good with my puppy Lola :) they went on long walks & I really appreciated the picture updates that Carly sent me throughout her stay! Will defin... (more)"

2. Joan

HOME F/T! Dog-Centric Home

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

46 repeat clients

"We are extremely impressed with Marcel's stay at Joan's house. They are a very welcoming household, accomodating with our travel plans, and genuinely cared a... (more)"

3. Patricia

Home F/T! Fun-Loving & Safe Care!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding

36 repeat clients

"Trisha is so sweet and lovely and took Fizzy on so many excursions! She is a great communicator and sent lots of photos, which really helped us feel connect... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Bill & Tara

Home full-time - large fenced yard

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding

8 repeat clients

"Bill and Tara were fantastic. We went away for the weekend and our dog Belle had a wonderful stay. It is clear that they are detail-oriented, thoughtful and ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
5. Owen

Home full time, large yard, walks!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"Owen was an awesome host! His home is welcoming, safe and a great place for dogs to play. He was super accommodating with our schedule and quick to respond t... (more)"

6. Victoria

Outdoorsy-fenced yard-muchlove

Westside, santa barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Our puppy was boarding at Victoria’s house during the Thomas Fire, and she kept him safe and sound. She even took him to work with her in his kennel so that... (more)"

7. Ignacio

YoYo Dog Walking

Upper State, SANTA BARBARA, CA, 93105

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

3 repeat clients

"Not even sure where to start here as there are so many great things my girlfriend and I want to say about Ignacio! First off he was very timely & polite wh... (more)"

8. Paige

I’ll love ‘em like my own :)

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

2 repeat clients

"I will be calling Paige the next time we need Rover. I’m pretty sure she and our furbaby are besties and he has been missing her since he got home. She was s... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
9. Marissa

College student, home full time

Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My name is Marissa and I have had over 20 years of dog caring experience. Growing up, my family has always had dogs from German Shepherds, to Beagl... (more)

Available this weekend
10. Ryan

NEW DOWNTOWN LOCATION!!! NOW OPEN!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Ryan was great! The moment our golden retriever, Callie, met him, she was super excited. My girlfriend and I were going to be out of town for a few days and ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
11. Carolyn

HOME F/T! Red Carpet ALL the WAY!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

50 repeat clients

"Carolyn was so good to Fred. He can be a super picky eater and she definitely went out of her way to make he had something yummy to eat! i would definitely l... (more)"

12. Kari

Daily off-leash walks! YARD&SNUGS!

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

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

1 repeat client

"My pup Sadie had the best time with Kari and her sweet pup Zephyr! While we were away, Kari sent lots of pictures while on adventures like hiking, and also s... (more)"

13. Rebecca

Dog parents hoping to lend a hand!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

6 repeat clients

"Rebecca and Kay were awesome. They kept me up-to-date on how the stay was going with at least one photo update a day which I really appreciated. It gave me p... (more)"

14. Amy

Loving, work from home, walk a lot

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Amy was wonderful with my boy, Goose. He is a special pup who needs lots of love and cuddools for emotional support and it was clear he got everything he nee... (more)"

15. Carlos

Large Dog Friendly Backyard • Walks

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

3 repeat clients

"Carlos was such a great dog-sitter! My wife and I visited Santa Barbara and needed someone to watch our pups while we went to an evening event that went pa... (more)"

16. Kyle

Love spending time with dogs!

Mesa, Santa barbara, CA, 93109

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

About: I really enjoy seeing tails wag so I really try to cater to what the dog wants. I am the healthy “Disneyland dad” away from home. I feed my own dog... (more)

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
17. Jessica

Boarding at the Beach!

East Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

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

6 repeat clients

"Jessica was awesome! Super accommodating to all of my last minute needs and made my travels a breeze. She even picked up and dropped my pup off from my work.... (more)"

18. Ward

I work from home.

Montecito, CA, 93108

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

About: I work from home everyday. I am a very active with our dogs throughout the day with walks, hikes and beach time. It gets me away from the computer.... (more)

Available this weekend
19. Mykayla

Experienced Sled Dog Handler

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

About: Hello and thank you for reading! My name is Kayla and I have really been around dogs my whole life. At 15, I began sled dog racing and started my o... (more)

20. Tracy

Puppy passion!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

18 repeat clients

"Tracy and Drew were wonderful hosts to Sarah on her first stay in their home and the experience far exceeded my expectations. Tracy sent me pictures of Sarah... (more)"

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