Dog Boarding in Ruston, Tacoma

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

1. Matt

Military Veteran Providing Pet Care

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

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

30 repeat clients

"Matt took great care of my two cats while I was out of town for an extended period of time. I got frequent updates and photos and my cats always looked happy... (more)"

2. Patchen

3/4 acre near Sehmel Park

Gig Harbor, WA, 98332

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

39 repeat clients

"This was the first time I had a dog sitter I trusted and it made my week long vacation stress free. I was able to get pictures of my little dude on walks an... (more)"

3. Cindy

Forever Furry Lover

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Gatsby had a blast at Cindy's during his eight-night stay. Loved getting photos and updates about their adventures and cuddle sessions. Such a relief to know... (more)"

4. Tina

I'm retired & ready for a dog life!

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

27 repeat clients

"This is the first time we've used the site and I am so happy we found Tina and her husband. I am very particular to where odour dogs stay as they do lay on o... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Anita

I love ALL fur friends.

Gig Harbor, WA, 98335

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

14 repeat clients

"Anita took excellent care of our little girl. We were excited to get back from our vacation to see Penny and she was excited to see us too. I would not hes... (more)"

6. Dana

We have extra love for dogs.

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

16 repeat clients

"Highly recommend Dana! Our dog probably just had one of the best weekends of his life during his stay with Dana. He spent his days running around Dana's back... (more)"

7. Kimberly

Energetic family to play with dogs!

Federal way, WA, 98023

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"Kimberly is the best! This was the first time I left my dog Chinook with a dog sitter, and Kimberly and her family took such great care of her! We got daily ... (more)"

8. Tracy

Lifetime animal lover

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"Tracy and Mike were so kind and took great care of our anxious little Ella while we were out of town for the weekend. They sent us pictures both days we were... (more)"

9. Natasha

Loving Pet Sitter, Full-Time Care

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Natasha took such wonderful care of our pup for the weekend. We received daily pics and updates, she administered his meds and took him on long walks. We wil... (more)"

10. Peter F

Lifetime canine lover!

Newtacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98402

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

10 repeat clients

"Our dog recently broke his leg and Peter took very good care of him. He sent us regular updates and our little guy looked happy as a clam. We appreciate Pete... (more)"

11. Jessica

Fidos Favorite Hangout!

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Jessica was great! She took great care of our Frosty. Frosty was happy and had lots of exercise during his week stay. I totally recommend her. Thank you! (more)"

12. Kristina

Experienced Dog Walker, Sitter

Fircrest, WA, 98466

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

"I would strongly recommend Kristina. I have known her for many years and seen her interact with many dogs. Kristina has a very clear love for dogs and is v... (more)"

13. Sonya

We love Dogs!!!! <3 <3 <3

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

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

2 repeat clients

"Sonya did a great job taking care of my dog Freyja. She was very flexible in the pick up and drop off times (which was a big help!) and was very thorough in... (more)"

14. Lauren

You're away, dogs will play!

Newtacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98405

Dog Boarding

"We were very greatful for the updates and photos while we were away! Lauren treated our dog very well - she gave him a lot of attention and took him to the p... (more)"

15. Courtney

Animal lover looking to help others

South Tacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98409

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

24 repeat clients

"Courtney provides peace of mind!! At our first meeting, Courtney was extremely thorough, caring and welcoming. Her home is spacious and very clean. I had... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Tobi

Would love to spoil your dog.

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

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

21 repeat clients

"Tobi had my Opus II for 13 days while I was back east. She was absolutely wonderful. Opus was as happy as a clam snuggling up to Tobi, her husband or her dau... (more)"

17. Julia

Expert dog cuddler/exerciser

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

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

"Julia was an awesome dog sitter and had our Sharkey at her home over a weekend. IT was more than appreciated :) (more)"

18. Abbie

Andersen's , clean, safe, calm.

Gig Harbor , WA, 98335

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Our dog, Emma has stayed with Abbie frequently over the last 3 yrs, ever since Emma was new pup. Emma adores going to Abbie's house! Abbie cares for and ador... (more)"

19. Olivia

Pug loving and flat face breeds!

Northeast Tacoma, Tacoma , WA, 98422

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

29 repeat clients

"Olivia did a great job with Sherlock. She was willing to work with me on price since we did a 2 week stay, and even gave him a bath. She was great! (more)"

20. Laura

Laura's Tacoma Canine Care!

Tacoma, WA, 98403

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Laura was amazing with our lab/shepherd mix, Kimber. She was so friendly and very much a dog lover. Kimber is always reluctant of new people in her path, how... (more)"

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Pet parents in Ruston, Tacoma, WA love dog sitters on 700 owners have reviewed sitters in Tacoma, giving them an average rating of 4.3/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a night on Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter. offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels and traditional dog sitting. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog, turn to Rover for your dog boarding needs. It's easy to find a loving Ruston dog sitter on Rover who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at their sitter's home. Search from hundreds of dog sitters in Ruston, Tacoma, WA, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. With Rover, pet boarding is guilt-free, cashless, and convenient. That way, you can hit the road happy knowing your dog's in loving hands while you're away.

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