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Dog Boarding in Ruston, Tacoma

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1. Jennifer

Home Full Time

South Tacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98409

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

"Jennifer took great care of my dog over Labor Day weekend. Her dog is very friendly, and through the pictures she sent me regularly, I could tell my Gabby ma... (more)"

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2. Jony

Home Full-Time

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98466

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

"Jony (and family) was absolutely amazing. She accommodated to my last minute needs along with Ryder’s schedule so easily and willing. Ryder came home one ha... (more)"

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3. Juli

We love dogs, cats, pet rats too!

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Cannot day enough good things about Juli. She is great with all the dogs, knows their personality and who will play well with whom. Great spacious fenced yar... (more)"

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4. Mary

We make your dog part of the family

Northeast Tacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98422

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

"Mary sent me picture updates, my dog had multiple walks, Mary’s family treated my dog as her own, and best of all my dog slept all day after I picked him up!... (more)"

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5. Suzanne

Dogs need exercise, rain or shine!

GIG HARBOR, WA, 98332

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

"Suzanne and her dog Jackson were incredibly kind and caring hosts for my dog, who sometimes takes a bit of time to socialize with new humans and animals. Su... (more)"

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6. Brandi

Dog lover since day one! Flexible!

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98465

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

"Brandi was amazing!! She took such great care of our little scruff and made him part of her family. She sent pictures and updates about what he was doing and... (more)"

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7. Heather

Large Home & Fenced Backyard

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Heather, her husband and 2 pups were the perfect companions for my Beau-friend while I was away! When I can and picked him up after a long 10-day business tr... (more)"

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8. Kristina

Dog Walker, Training Apprentice

Fircrest, WA, 98466

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

"Kristina is truly amazing- the epitome of a dog whisperer. We entrusted her with our fur babies during our wedding and she sent adorable pictures and updates... (more)"

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9. Tobi

Would love to spoil your dog.

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Buddy got great care staying with Tobi. She was very kind and made me feel comfortable leaving him for the weekend. She sent me a few pics of him and let me ... (more)"

10. Tracy

Lifetime animal lover

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Our precious dog got very ill during this stay- no fault to Tracy or Mike. His symptoms just happened to come on during that weekend. Tracy and Mike were ang... (more)"

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11. Sonya

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

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

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

"Sonya did an excellent job, she was great with our 2 dogs. The dogs were well cared for and shown lots of love and play. She sent daily pictures and messages... (more)"

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12. Melinda

Dog Mom that works from home

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Melinda was awesome with our 2 Basset hounds! Highly recommended. Thank you!! (more)"

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13. Brittany

Brit and Bret's Dog Sitting

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

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

"Brittany and Brett were absolutely unbelievable with Archie. 5+++++++ stars. Could not of had a better home for Archie to spend a night in. Thanks you two! B... (more)"

14. Dana

We have extra love for dogs.

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"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)"

15. Mandy

Got space, time and love to share!

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mandy and family are great! They took such good care of our little Frito. Weston is adorable, and I think Frito misses him. Miles was so gentle, and a gre... (more)"

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16. Serene

Dogs are my best friends

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98465

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Serene was amazing! We were cautious of having anyone watch our dog, let alone a stranger. We were able to do a meet and greet prior, which I believed helped... (more)"

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17. Cassidy

Home full-time, love animals!

Gig Harbor, WA, 98335

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

"Cassidy and her fiancé watched both of my 1 year old heelers! And they were amazing! My one heeler is scared of new people but they were both calm with him a... (more)"

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18. Keri

Put'n PAW in PAWsibilities since 77

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

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

"Kerri was an absolute fantastic sitter. Milo seemed to have enjoyed his stay and well taken care off. Kerri assured me he would get plenty of walking and I g... (more)"

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19. Arica

Flexible schedule! All about dogs!

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

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

"Arica was wonderful with my 5 mo old golden retriever! She sent me loads of pictures which showed me all the fun my pup was having! Would recommend her to ot... (more)"

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20. Jordan

Must Love Dogs

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

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

"Charles had a great stay with Jordan! He came back to me happy and well exercised. Jordan did great working with my schedule and responded promptly to any co... (more)"

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