Dog Boarding in Riviera, Santa Barbara

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

1. Joan

HOME F/T! Dog-Centric Home

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

43 repeat clients

"Joan & Ellen are THE BEST and I feel very fortunate that I found them on Rover.com. My woof Sarah feels right at home with them and always enjoys her visits ... (more)"

2. Carly

Dependable Dog Lover for Hire!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

24 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)"

3. Owen

Home full time, large yard, walks!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

7 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)"

4. Patricia

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

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

36 repeat clients

"Trisha is absolutely amazing. I'm so blessed to have met her to take care of my two little mini poodles. She has a beautiful home and her yard is heaven. I'... (more)"

5. 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 very accomodating as we gave him little notice for a 6 day stay. He sent pictures daily and our Weimaraner LT looked happy to be there in all of ... (more)"

6. 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)"

7. Bill & Tara

Home full-time - large fenced yard

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding

8 repeat clients

"Thank you for taking such good care of our baby girl. Having all that outdoor space made all her dreams come true. We will be in your area again and look for... (more)"

8. Grace

Loves walking/ gives attention!

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

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

"You can catch Grace around the block with all kinds of dogs, from big to small! She knows how to handle their sh*t, very responsible and respectful. When my ... (more)"

9. Amy

Loving, work from home, walk a lot

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Amy was fantastic! She watched both our dogs, took Winston to her house and came by 4 times a day to take care of our senior dog Marty. Our senior dog Marty ... (more)"

10. 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

5 repeat clients

"Rebecca and Kay were so great with my dog. He loved his two-night stay there and really didn't want to leave! I hope they are available next time we go out o... (more)"

11. Jessica

Dog lover with a little extra time

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Jessica was amazing. I know our pup had lots of activity based on how tired she was when we got her back! (either that or she was just sad because she missed... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. Jenny

Jogging with dogs is my jam.

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Jenny was SO great! Our dog had the best weekend ever, so many activities and fun play times. He slept for two days straight afterwards :) Jenny was great ab... (more)"

14. Carly

Dog Lover!!!

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

3 repeat clients

"Carly was awesome! Bentley had a great time and came home wagging his tail. (more)"

15. Kari

Early Morning & LOVE off-leash

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

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

About: Do you think dogs make the world a better place to be? I do! I walk every morning and evenings with my handsome 2.5 year old Labrador, Zephyr, ... (more)

16. 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

1 repeat client

"As Paige's mom I can say she has grown up with animals of all kinds, dogs, horses, bunnies, cats, chickens,guinea pigs and sheep so she knows just what it t... (more)"

17. 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)

18. Natalie

Doggie Bed & Breakfast

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

5 repeat clients

"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)"

19. Erin

Very active outgoing Iowan

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Erin and her pup Piper are terrific. Our dog stayed with them for nearly 2 weeks and had a blast. Lots of exercise and lots of love. We also got plenty of... (more)"

20. Mike

Dog Treat Business Owner :)

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Thank you Mike for being so flexible and accommodating! Thank you for the updates and pictures - we thoroughly enjoyed our Santa Barbara getaway weekend know... (more)"

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