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, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

6 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. Patricia

Home F/T! Loving & Safe Care! XO

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

Dog Boarding

29 repeat clients

"We were so happy to leave Shelby with Trisha! Not only did she send us plenty of cute pictures, she took her to the beach twice (Shelby's favorite)! It was... (more)"

3. Stephanie

2 walks a day, home most of the day

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

2 repeat clients

"Stephanie was great! She accommodated my last-minute reservation request and my dog Doja really seemed to enjoy her stay. Stephanie was always prompt if I ev... (more)"

4. 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. I was able to book her last minute to watch my dog. She replied quickly and accommodated my early morning drop off. My dog usually takes a w... (more)"

5. Erin

Very active outgoing Iowan

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

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

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)"

6. Liz

Holistic K9 Chef

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Nice, young people. Their 2 little dogs got along well with Lola. Would def use her again (more)"

7. Joan

HOME F/T! Dog-Centric Home

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

30 repeat clients

"Joan and Ellen were wonderful! We were gone for one week and our pooch Maggie was in great hands with them! We got photos and updates each day. Joan is home... (more)"

8. Megan

Experienced Pet Care w/ References

Hope Ranch, CA, 93110

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

2 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)"

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9. Gonzalo

Responsible and Energetic dog lover

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Gonzalo is one of the few individuals i know who has a special connection with dogs. Every dog he seems to connect with him in ways they don't connect with o... (more)"

10. Carolyn

HOME F/T! Red Carpet ALL the WAY!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

Dog Boarding

25 repeat clients

"I was very ambivalent leaving my geriatric dog with someone. He has never been anywhere but home with a sitter when I have travelled. When I did a meet and g... (more)"

11. Emily

Doggy Airbnb

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

"Emily was a terrific host! She was a total life saver and took Piper on short notice. She communicated well before and during Piper's stay and was really fle... (more)"

12. Carolina

Dependable, experienced dog sitter!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"I am so happy I found Carolina! The moment I met her, I knew my pooch was in good hands. My dog is shy when he meets anyone for the first time, but he was co... (more)"

13. April

Energetic and loving dog sitter!

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

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

"April was super sweet and enthusiastic about hosting Leonidas. She sent me updates about his stay with her. She took him on fun adventures and I could tell... (more)"

14. Laurie

40+ years of pet loving experience

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

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

9 repeat clients

"Laurie is personable and friendly and took good care of my boy Chippie while I was out of town for 3 days. He got plenty of exercise and Laurie was great. Yo... (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. PATRICK

A gentle & patient lover of dogs.

MONTECITO, CA, 93108

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

"Patrick takes better care of his dog than many people do of their kids. He cares about whether the dog is healthy and having fun and not so much about whethe... (more)"

17. Melissa

Love to Pet Pets!

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

About: I enjoy the joy that dogs bring. I believe in the motto "who rescued who?" when dealing with adoption of dogs as well as caring for them. I feel I ... (more)

18. 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)"

19. Lori

Dog Lover Since '93

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Lori took wonderful care of Zoe. We are not from the area and were not able to set up a meet and greet with Lori before leaving Zoe with her for 9 days. Lori... (more)"

20. Christina

Friendly and patient dog lover

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

About: My name is Christina, I'm 26 years old and live in downtown Santa Barbara. I live right by a few parks and love going for long walks around the nei... (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.

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