Dog Boarding in Ruston, Tacoma

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

1. Matt

Military Vet Providing Pet Care

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

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

25 repeat clients

"As always, Matt is a fantastic dog sitter. Not only did he make sure we got pictures of Hera every day, he makes sure that she eats (she's picky and gets dis... (more)"

2. Tina

I'm retired & ready for a dog life!

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

21 repeat clients

"Tina is caring and attends to your doggie's needs! She was very flexible with scheduling as well! Loved getting photos of Charlotte while we were away and e... (more)"

3. Anita

I love ALL fur friends.

Gig Harbor, WA, 98335

Dog Boarding

12 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)"

4. Tobi

Would love to spoil your dog.

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98407

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

16 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)"

5. Dana

We have extra love for dogs.

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"Our dog had a great time at Robert's. Robert's Jack Russell terrier (Jackie) and our dog Abbey were a good match and had a fun time. I felt confident that le... (more)"

6. Sue

I am a stay at home mom, here FT!

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98465

Dog Boarding

39 repeat clients

"Jake was happy and well cared for. Sue is skilled at introducing different dogs and getting them to be comfortable with one another. I will be happy to lea... (more)"

7. Natasha

Loving Pet Sitter, Full-Time Care

Central, Tacoma, WA, 98405

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"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)"

8. Amber

FT dog boarding in University Place

University Place, WA, 98467

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Amber and her family was so welcoming to my dog Lucky. He was like part of the family. She sent pictures and lucky didn't even want to come back lol. I recom... (more)"

9. Tracy

Lifetime animal lover

West End, tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"My dog, Emma, and I talked it over and we want to highly recommend Tracy and Mike, but we hope not to generate a problem for us getting our next booking (more)"

10. Peter F

Lifetime canine lover!

Newtacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98402

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

8 repeat clients

"Peter was awesome! He was so caring and made sure that he knew exactly what to do with our special needs dog Jake. I was so grateful that I didn't have to w... (more)"

11. Gina

Safe Gig Harbor Home for Your Pet

Gig Harbor, WA, 98332

Dog Boarding

"Gina took care of our dog Aussie while we went on vacation. He stayed with her four days and each day she sent us a picture or a video of how he was doing. T... (more)"

12. Valerie

Dog lover! With a dog personality!

South Tacoma, TACOMA, WA, 98409

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: Grew up with large dogs, started dog sitting a few years back and loved it. I have a passion for dogs, a strong love and connection with them. I wo... (more)

13. Melissa

Help me help you! 6 yrs experience

West End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

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

"Melissa did such a great job with my older dog and over a long holiday weekend! She obviously loves dogs. She even got my old girl to play and get a little ... (more)"

14. Courtney

Animal lover looking to help others

South Tacoma, Tacoma, WA, 98409

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

22 repeat clients

"Courtney has been an amazing sitter. I went through several sitters who were okay and did their job just fine, but Courtney goes above and beyond to make sur... (more)"

15. Jarrett

Easygoing, work-from-home household

North End, TACOMA, WA, 98406

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

"Jarrett took care of my dog for just over a week. He sent several picture updates while I was away showing her lounging on the couch and playing at the park.... (more)"

16. 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 took wonderful care of my active, six-month old Lab puppy only a few days after she'd been spayed. She came home tired, healthy, and happy - I will def... (more)"

17. Madeline

Passionate pet person

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

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

1 repeat client

"Madeline was a real life saver and was able to watch our rambunctious 2-year old husky mix overnight (and then some) while my fiancé and I skipped down to Po... (more)"

18. Michelle

Love dogs and the excersize! :)

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had dogs my entire life from childhood. I have experience with dogs as large as a Saint Bernard, and as small as a Chihuahua. My husband and... (more)

19. Halla

Active, fun, careing sitter

North End, Tacoma, WA, 98406

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

2 repeat clients

"Halla was great. My dog is an energetic year old Australian Shepherd. He came back from Halla's place ready to take a nap. That is exactly what I wanted. (more)"

20. Kelsey

Enthusiasm, Professionalism, Love

West End, Ruston, WA, 98407

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

"Kelsey is a gem! She loves animals and will take excellent care of your fur baby. She has cared for mine for several years and simply has a way with interact... (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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