Dog Boarding in Rochester

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1. Lydia Verified Background Check

Farmgirl, loves all animals!

Rochester, MN, 55906

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

"Our dogs had the best time with Lydia. She even braved taking our dogs on a run! We appreciated updates and our dogs were very comfortable with her! (more)"

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2. Elise Verified Background Check

Your Dog's New Home Away from Home

Rochester, MN, 55901

Dog Boarding

"Elise was very sweet and understanding towards my dog's needs! she exercised him and let him sleep with her. she also took some great pictures of him!!! (more)"

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3. Kristine Verified Background Check

Mom and daughter: fenced in yard

Rochester, MN, 55901

Dog Boarding

"The family was amazing with my little Lulu. Everyone seemed to be a great fit for her temperament and special needs. I loved getting all the pictures documen... (more)"

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4. Payton Verified Background Check

I love animals and will not disappo

Rochester, MN, 55902

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

"Payton was great to work with and made sure and send pics and updates of Reese to keep our minds at ease. She even sent her home with a stuffed squirrel. Wou... (more)"

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This weekend
5. Sharon Verified Background Check

Home away from home for your pet

Rochester, MN, 55901

Dog Boarding

"Cooper loved his time with Sharon and her family! She was super flexible and accommodating, and she took wonderful care of our guy! We will definitely use... (more)"

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6. Tina Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Healthcare professional & CPR cert.

Rochester, MN, 55901

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

"Tina did an amazing job with my sweet Sophie! I was updated on everything & got tons a cute little pictures. Tina seems very experienced when it comes to tak... (more)"

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7. Andrea Verified Background CheckRover 101

Animal Lover

Rochester, MN, 55901

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Andrea was great with my dog. He stayed with her for 1 night and she sent me a picture plus 2 videos of him plus an update on how things were going. Will bo... (more)"

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This weekend
8. Madeline Verified Background Check

Experienced/Flexible - House Sitter

Rochester, MN, 55906

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

"My dog Cooper had a wonderful time staying with Madeline. Cooper and Madeline's dog are best friends which allows him to socialize with other dogs in a comfo... (more)"

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9. Abby Verified Background Check

I have a nice fenced in back yard!

Rochester, MN, 55902

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abby is my daughter and I will tell you that we had one dog and one cat, she was always kind and gentle to our animals. I married a man with these animals a... (more)"

10. Allison Verified Background Check

L O V E to W A L K dogs!

Rochester, MN, 55904

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

"Alison was awesome! Loved getting pics of our snuggle monsters while on vacation. A very loving home. The "boys" got great daily exercise. Thanks Allison. We... (more)"

11. Katie Verified Background CheckRover 101

Enthusiastic Dog Lover!

Rochester, MN, 55902

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Katie is seriously the best! She takes such great care of our baby and sends us lots of pup dates daily. Our dog loves going to her home and gets along great... (more)"

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12. Sangeeta Verified Background Check

A warm and loving home for your dog

Rochester, MN, 55906

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Our experience with Sangeeta was outstanding! My dog, Abbey, stayed with her for a week while we were in Europe. Abbey is anxious and timid when we are away,... (more)"

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13. Rebecca Verified Background Check

Prefer dogs to people!

Rochester, MN, 55901

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

"Rebecca is amazing!! She sent updates and photos as the time progressed. My dog was spoiled so much that I am pretty sure he had second thoughts about comin... (more)"

14. Shereen Verified Background Check

I love caring for both dogs and cat

Rochester, MN, 55906

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Shereen is great. Very quick response, great daily updates, and took great care of Paisley. We will definitely ask her to watch our dog in the future. (more)"

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15. Lisa Verified Background CheckRover 101

RN who LOVES animals!

ROCHESTER, MN, 55904

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

"Lisa is so great with my dog and treats him as her own! I love the pictures I get when I am away of him being relaxed and well taken care of! (more)"

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Thanksgiving
16. Jessica Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Fun, social, animal-loving home

Rochester, MN, 55901

Dog Boarding

"Jessica and her family were fabulous! When I went to meet them they had a welcoming home and the home was very dog friendly! Jessica sent updates often which... (more)"

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17. Erin Verified Background Check

Dog walking and care needs.

Rochester, MN, 55901

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin was knowledgeable about dogs, took good care of our dog and I could tell Lucy had a fun and happy stay with Erin. Will definitely use her again! (more)"

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18. Olivia Verified Background Check

Home full-time! Fenced in yard!

Rochester, MN, 55906

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Max had a wonderful stay at Olivia's and even made friends one of her cats! This was my first experience with Rover and I couldn't have been happier with Oli... (more)"

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19. Ariel Verified Background CheckRover 101

Treat them like family not just pet

Rochester, MN, 55903

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

"Ariel was phenomenal! She was very accommodating regarding drop off times, and she personally dropped off my pupper where we were currently staying on Christ... (more)"

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This weekend
20. Gabrielle Verified Background Check

I love ALL dogs

Rochester, MN, 55904

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

"Hazel had a good weekend with Gabrielle. She was flexible about our pick up time. We would happily use her again! (more)"

What are some dog-friendly neighborhoods in Rochester?

There are so many things to see and do in the different neighborhoods of Rochester, MN. Downtown Rochester is home to the Mayo Clinic, one of Minnesota's biggest employers, and is a great place to explore Rochester's restaurants, inner-city parks, and outdoor activities and festivals. Northwest Rochester is home to six fun parks that are great to explore with dogs, including River Road Canine Park, an off-leash park. Northeast and Southeast Rochester are also great places to explore with dogs, as they have plenty to see and do and parks to visit as well.

What are some dog-friendly parks in Rochester?

Whether you're looking for dog sitting in Rochester or another service, one thing's for certain: There will be plenty of parks for your dog to visit! For a lovely leashed walk, treat your dog to Douglas State Trail - a paved path that follows the discontinued Chicago Great Western Railway corridor. Jean and Carl Frank Canine Park. meanwhile, is great for dogs who enjoy an off-leash romp. River Road park is another off-leash green space with lots of room to enjoy and run without the confines of a leash. If you're looking for walking paths and a lake, Silver Lake park is the place to check out. It has a 1.8 mile loop around the lake that is great for taking small, medium, and large dogs on a nice outdoor excursion. Foster Arend park is located just five miles north of downtown Rochester, and has a large lake for fishing or other water sports. Trails around the lake are perfect for dog sitters to take dog on walks, short or long.

Why do dog owners love Rochester?

Dog owners in Rochester love living there with their dogs because there are so many outdoor things for them to do and explore. Just a few miles outside of the city, Oxbow Park and Zollman Zoo is a campground with a menagerie of 30 animal species, while Quarry Hill Nature Center offers serene surroundings for exploring more wildlife. Home design geeks will love touring Mayowood Mansion, estate of the famous Mayo family behind the clinic. Tudor estate Plummer House, meanwhile, is named for Dr. Henry Stanley Plummer; a high rise on the Mayo Clinic campus also bears the famous physician's name. There are more than 100 park sites covering 5 square miles, and over 85 miles of paved, maintained trails in Rochester for dog sitters, dog owners, and dogs to enjoy. The nearest state park is Whitewater State Park.

Why choose Rover dog boarding in Rochester?

If you need to take a trip and are looking for dog sitting in Rochester, there are plenty of sitters who are available and waiting to watch your dog! They are qualified and able to play with your dog, snuggle them, feed them, and keep them safe while you're away. It's also way easier than using traditional boarding services. Just go on the Rover website or on our app and search for sitters when you need them, then once you find one it's easy to book: All it takes is just a few minutes and few taps.

If you're looking for qualified and reasonably priced dog sitting and dog boarding in Rochester, Rover is for you! The sitter you choose will take great care of your dog with fun walks and adventures, and keep them safe and happy until you return.