Dog Boarding in Riviera, Santa Barbara

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

1. Carolyn

HOME F/T! Red Carpet ALL the WAY!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

Dog Boarding

30 repeat clients

"Carolyn is a lovely lady. This is the first time we have ever used Rover. We are thrilled we found such a perfect spot close to our house. Carolyn is ve... (more)"

2. Joan

HOME F/T! Dog-Centric Home

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

33 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. Shina

Adventures are better with dogs

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Shina was very responsive and flexible when I set up my stay for our boxer, Hank. He had a great time and came home happy and tired. I will definitely use he... (more)"

4. Christine

Excellent References!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

2 repeat clients

"I felt very comfortable leaving Louie with Christine. Her house is large and there is plenty of gated yard for the dogs to run around in. She also has a lot ... (more)"

5. Carly

Dependable Dog Lover for Hire!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

9 repeat clients

"Dragon had a good time with Carly. She got plenty of exercise, had another dog to play with part of the time, slept on Carly's bed (she doesn't get to sleep ... (more)"

6. Stephanie

2 walks a day, home most of the day

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

6 repeat clients

"Stephanie was great! She sent pictures every day of the great hikes and walks she did with my dogs. They both came home happy and tired. Definitely recomm... (more)"

7. Christina

Friendly and patient dog lover

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

2 repeat clients

"Christina was AWESOME with our dogs, caring for them as if they were her own!! She took them on long, fun walks every day and sent us photos from their outi... (more)"

8. Erin

Very active outgoing Iowan

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

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

3 repeat clients

"Erin took great care of my dog when I needed to board him on rather short notice. My dog is pretty high energy, and Erin was great at making sure he got a l... (more)"

9. Sadaf

Beach Enthusiast Dog Lover

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Daf was the best sitter we've found on Rover yet! She went out of her way to do a meet and greet in advance and happily accommodated our travel schedule, wh... (more)"

10. Rebecca

Dog parents hoping to lend a hand!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Rebecca and Kay came to the rescue at the last minute to watch Odom for us. They were very nice, responsive and made us fee so comfortable with peace of min... (more)"

11. Megan

Experienced Pet Care w/ References

Hope Ranch, CA, 93110

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

4 repeat clients

"Megan took such good care of my fur baby!!! She sent me pictures and videos showing me how much fun my puppy had and how much she was taken care of. Would de... (more)"

12. Jessica

Dog lover with a little extra time

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

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

About: I have been a dog owner my whole life. As an adult I've had a lab/pittie for 12 yrs and my last pitty passed away a few years ago. I'm not quit rea... (more)

13. Alex

Professional Dog Lover

Westside, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

18 repeat clients

"Alex was great! Taniw was well cared-for, and Alex's texted photos gave us complete peace of mind while we were on vacation. We look forward to leaving Tan... (more)"

14. Brandi

Big or small, I love all dogs!

Upper State, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

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

1 repeat client

"Brandi was great! She was very attentive - sent me several updates on my dog as he is old and has some health issues, and even scheduled a 'play day' with a... (more)"

15. Maggie

Energetic, Lively and Responsible

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

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

2 repeat clients

About: Hello dog lover! Thank you for considering me as a potential dog sitter! Growing up with dogs since I was born, my love for them and all animals ar... (more)

16. Julia

Wet Noses & Wagging Tails

Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

"Julia is a great mother to our dogs. She is always running around in the backyard with her pups. She makes great toys for them, that they LOVE. She is great ... (more)"

17. Pamela

I will love your dog as my own.

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

About: If you're looking for someone with a true love and compassion for our canine friends, then I'm your best pick! For as long as I can remember I have... (more)

18. Raquel

Lover all of furfriends

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Raquel is the most reliable and trustworthy dog sitter and dog walker we have ever had. She has taken wonderful care of our three beloved Yorkies over the y... (more)"

19. Chelsea

Avid dog (fur baby) lover!!!

Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"What an amazing experience. I had last minute guests & Chelsea W. responded promptly to my urgent request. She did a fantastic job. When we returned from din... (more)"

20. Natalie

Doggie Bed & Breakfast

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Natalie was absolutely amazing. I was hurt and needed some help with my very energetic 7 month old German shepherd and Natalie was a life saver. She sent me... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for overnight boarding for their dog. 533 owners have reviewed sitters in Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect dog sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a dog sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again, and no more dog kennels. With Rover.com, you can find your the perfect Riviera dog sitter in seconds. When you book dog boarding on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in your dog sitter's home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers pet boarding for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care, right in their sitter's home. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach dog sitters in Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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