Dog Boarding in Riviera, Santa Barbara

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

1. Patricia

Home F/T! Loving & Safe Care! XO

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

Dog Boarding

30 repeat clients

"Trisha was wonderful with my 9 mo. old puppy. She sent pictures and kept me updated daily on his activities and demeanor. I would highly recommend her to any... (more)"

2. Stephanie

2 walks a day, home most of the day

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

4 repeat clients

"Stephanie was amazing! Even though it was very short notice, she took care of my baby for almost a week. Annie really enjoyed her time there and got along we... (more)"

3. 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)"

4. 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)"

5. Gonzalo

Responsible and Energetic dog lover

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Gonzalo and his housemates were wonderful. He kept me informed on how my dog was doing throughout the weekend. Iggy had uncharacteristically pulled off the ... (more)"

6. Alex

Professional Dog Lover

Westside, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

18 repeat clients

"Alex looked after our 8 month old aussie puppy while we were away on vacation and we couldn't have been happier. She sent us pictures throughout his stay (10... (more)"

7. Christina

Friendly and patient dog lover

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

1 repeat client

"Christina was great! She was accommodating on pick up and drop off times and also made it easy to meet before I left my dog, Charlie, with her. I didn't wor... (more)"

8. Carolyn

HOME F/T! Red Carpet ALL the WAY!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

Dog Boarding

28 repeat clients

"Bentley loved visiting Carolyn. So happy to have a great place for him to board when necessary. Rover is so easy to use. We think the site is great and so i... (more)"

9. Christine

Excellent References!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"I trust Christine completely with the care of my two labradoodles. One of my girls has Addisons disease and requires medication and close monitoring and I h... (more)"

10. Brooke

Dogs complete me!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

About: I am a fun loving 29 year old animal lover! When I say lover, I mean I am the girl who stops people on the street to pet their dog. Animals in gene... (more)

11. Emily

Doggy Airbnb

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

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

"Emily did a great job caring for Our golden doodle Rosie! Her roommate also was available to make pick up time more convenient. Thank you!!!!! (more)"

12. Brandi

Big or small, I love all dogs!

Upper State, Santa Barbara , CA, 93105

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

About: My first best friend was my dog Red and I have loved dogs every since. I have cared for my parent's dog and house on several occasions when they ha... (more)

13. Alfonso

I LOVE DOGS AND THEY LOVE ME!!

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Alfonso seems to have a way with dogs. I think it is because of his kind heart and gentle calm, demeanor. From an early age, Alfonso has known how to train... (more)"

14. Grace

I am a doggy deprived girl :)

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

About: I have dog sat and house sat for a variety of families around Santa Barbara. I have experience with small and large dogs of all different ages and... (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. 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)"

17. 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)"

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 was so amazing with Ollie! She sent some requested feedback and pictures since this was our first Rover & petsitter experience leaving Ollie with someon... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Berenisse

Positive-Fun reinforcer

Riviera, Santa Barbara , CA, 93118

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

"To whom it may concern I've known Berenisse for over 10 years, she is kind, honest and reliable. She's always been around animals, specially dogs and she's... (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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