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1. Mark

Small dog heaven in the city!

West Of Twin Peaks, San Francisco, CA, 94127

"What an awesome family who will care for your dog like their own! We cannot express enough gratitude to Mark & his family for taking care of our two family ... (more)"

2. Mandy

Mission District Doggy Den

Mission, San Francisco, CA, 94110

"Mandy was great, Tucker settled in quickly and she sent me photos and updates throughout the entire stay and was very flexible on pickup / dropoff times. I w... (more)"

3. Remo

Close To One of San Francisco's Best Parks

Castro-Upper Market, San Francisco, CA, 94114

"Remo is incredibly friendly and warm, and we immediately felt comfortable leaving Bucket in his care during our trip. We made a short preliminary visit to Re... (more)"

4. Brooke

The Pooch Pamperer

Pacific Heights, San Francisco, CA, 94109

"We had a last-minute day trip planned and Brooke responded right away to our inquiry. She was incredibly accommodating on the pick up and drop off time (8:30... (more)"

5. Michael

Great Home and Care For Your Dog!

North Beach, San Francisco, CA, 94133

"Michael really helped me out when I needed a sitter a week before a big holiday weekend. He was easy to communicate with, and Snowflake came back a happy and... (more)"

6. Matthew

Loving home, near Yerba Buena Park!

Financial District, San Francisco, CA, 94105

"Matthew and his dog Bentley are wonderful! Our pomeranian uses potty pads and needs to be carried outside because he doesn't walk on a leash and Matthew deal... (more)"

7. Sean

Great care & fun for your best bud

Pacific Heights, san francisco, CA, 94109

"Sean is exactly who I want to leave my dog with! Relaxed but still totally on it when it comes to the details. You can really tell he loves hanging out with ... (more)"

8. Thaisa

Golden Gate Park PARADISE

Haight-Ashbury, San Francisco, CA, 94117

"Thai watched my Chihuahua, Bou, who has some anxiety when separated from his "mommy." She seemed to understand this and I was glad when she reported the next... (more)"

9. Kayla

Dog lover

Downtown, San Francisco, CA, 94109

"Kayla is amazing! She was able to take my pups last minute, was completely flexible in my pickup time, and took great care of them. They came back exhauste... (more)"

10. Ricki

Happy Home with Happy Dog Lovers

Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA, 94109

"Ricki and her husband Josh were awesome- they kept me updated and were very flexible with my schedule. I would recommend them to anyone and I will also keep ... (more)"

11. Claudia

Grandma's Doggie B&B

Bernal Heights, San Francisco, CA, 94112

"I can't say enough good things about Claudia. Our two small dogs (aged 1.5 and 4.5 years old) are a little quirky and we were hoping to find a sitter who wou... (more)"

12. Liz

Dog Lover!

West Of Twin Peaks, San Francisco, CA, 94127

"Liz is awesome, she took great care of my pup Mason. She responded quickly, made sure all our needs were met, and made this process an enjoyable one. I w... (more)"

13. Kelly

$20 Off for New Rover Users :)

Downtown, San Francisco, CA, 94109

"Kelly was amazing with Oliver!! She was available last minute and quick to respond. She frequently sent updates and pics to ensure I knew what was going on... (more)"

14. Maryam

Love dogs, love walking!

Noe Valley, San Francisco, CA, 94114

"Maryam was an awesome dog sitter while I was camping during Memorial Day weekend! I can tell my dog Calvin loved staying with her. She has a beautiful, well-... (more)"

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15. Alejandra

Small dog sitting- play adventures

Nob Hill, San Francisco , CA, 94108

"I was initially nervous about leaving my pets with a stranger, but fears subsided quickly when I met Alejandra. She is so friendly and warm- and her love of ... (more)"

16. Veronika

Dog lovers

Downtown, San francisco, CA, 94109

"Veronika is a very responsible person. She's an outgoing, respectful, trustworthy and is time consuming. She takes her dog out for daily walks. She loves to ... (more)"

17. Stephanie

Dogpatch Puppy Party

Potrero Hill, San Francisco, CA, 94107

"Stephanie and Gary are absolutely amazing! My husband and I had a very last minute trip and Stephanie and Gary saved the day in watching our two pups - Skoot... (more)"

18. Sara

Experienced Dog Owner and Foster Caretaker

Nob Hill, San Francisco , CA, 94109

"Sara and Bubba were great! We were nervous leaving Willy, but Sara made us feel at ease with photos and a video :) Willy has some quirks that can get frustra... (more)"

19. JEAN

J'adore des chiens....(french for "I love dogs")

South Of Market, San Francisco, CA, 94107

"Jean sat for Olive, my 4.5 month old puppy for 1 day. I can't say enough great things about Jean! She is absolutely fantastic and made me feel very comfortab... (more)"

20. Cathy

Home away from home: Comfy living

West Of Twin Peaks, San Francisco, CA, 94116

"Cathy and her son where absolutely amazing. I had a last minute emergency and they where able to accommodate Jackson and Josie easily. The reports Cathy prov... (more)"

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Dog Boarding In San Francisco

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Dog owners love Rover's San Francisco dog sitters. 1,511 owners have reviewed sitters in San Francisco, giving them an average rating of 4.93/5.


Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a night on Rover.com? Check out our average dog sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

Sit a Dog, Save a Life

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already... asking your friends, family and neighbors to watch your dog while you travel, instead of leaving him in a kennel! Look for sitters in San Francisco with the Rover Donation Badge for one of these nonprofits, and a portion of your fee will be donated.

Northern California Sled Dog Rescue

NorSled rescues, fosters and finds homes for unwanted, abandoned and abused Northern breed dogs: Siberian Huskies, Alaskan Malamutes, Samoyeds, and mixes of these breeds.

NorSled works directly with shelters in most Northern California counties, and also if there is space, shelters in other Northern California areas, Central California and Western Nevada. In some circumstances NorSled may take owner surrenders, but they usually work through the shelter system. They work closely with other Nordic Breed rescues in other areas, and can refer owners in crisis to the rescue nearest them.

More on San Francisco

The second-most densely populated city in the United States, San Francisco isn't just home to many people, but many pets. And that's why we love it.

If rolling hills and cable cars aren't enough to keep you moving, dog-loving San Franciscans can always count on the city's multitude of off-leash dog parks, free-roaming beaches, and recreational areas to keep their furry friends entertained.

From Parkside to Nob Hill, Rover.com has built a network of dog lovers in close proximity to dog parks and beaches so owners in need of loving dog boarding, dog sitting, and dog walking services can always find their match.

Because we believe your dog always deserves a loving home, no matter where life takes you.

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