Dog Boarding in Santa Barbara

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1. Carly

Dependable Dog Lover for Hire!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

Dog Boarding

"Kundi seemed to have a great time with Carly. She was responsive and communicated with me every day to make sure I knew my pup was doing great! Thanks Carly!... (more)"

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2. Joan

HOME F/T! Dog-Centric Home

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Sarah is missing her pals Mocha and Madison and the wonderful spa like treatment she receives when she stays at your wonderful woof oasis. Thank you 1000 tim... (more)"

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3. Jessica

ill go on runs with your dog

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Jessica was amazing! Ollie was a happy camper. Thank you for sending me pics too! This was my first time using Rover. Can’t wait to do it again! Thank you je... (more)"

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This weekend
4. Jess

I’ll run and walk with your dog

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"They did a great job with my puppy. She ran and exercised with him a lot and he got the added bonus of playing with another puppy around his age. Will be wor... (more)"

5. Lauren

Cozy & loving home away from home!

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding

"We were gone for almost two weeks, and what a great second home for our little pup Bailey. She loved George too! It felt so good to be so far away to know sh... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
6. Kayla

Your dog's home away from home!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"Kayla went above and beyond our exceptions...meeting us ahead of time and then texting us several times the first day and a couple of times the second, third... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
7. Anne

I never boarded my dogs. No sir...

Somerset Center, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

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

"My dog obviously had a wonderful stay with Anne - he came home tired and happy. She took him on walls and pontoon rides...lucky dog! She is firm and loving, ... (more)"

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This weekend
8. Brittany

Your dog will have a BLAST!

Westside, SANTA BARBARA, CA, 93101

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

"Boba was staying with Brittany during the thanksgiving, I’m so appreciate that she knows my dog so well, and she is keep updating Boba’s behavior. I will cho... (more)"

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9. Marsha

Dog lover/close to the beach

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

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

"Marsha is a great pet sitter! We have 2 large dogs and an exotic bird. They all can be a lot to handle. They love her like part of the pack. She handles mult... (more)"

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10. Owen

Home 24/7, Big Yard, Park & Walks!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"We were traveling during holiday. I'm glad found Owen in the last minute for staying one night. Our dog is a one year old teenager corgi. He took good care o... (more)"

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11. Aloe

I ALREADY LOVE YOUR PUP

Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"This was clio’s second time away from us since we got him. Aloe did a great job. Clio socialized with some other animals and was thoroughly well excercised a... (more)"

12. Bill & Tara

Home full-time - large fenced yard

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding

"Bill and Tara were fantastic. We went away for the weekend and our dog Belle had a wonderful stay. It is clear that they are detail-oriented, thoughtful and ... (more)"

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13. Rebekah

The Dog Whisperer

Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebekah is our most trusted caregiver for our two little fur-babies. We can rest and relax while on vacation knowing that Rebekah is giving our dogs lots of ... (more)"

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14. Mady

Your fav local dog-aunt!! Hikes!!

Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Mady and her boyfriend were great with Harper! They took her to the park which she loves. She is a very shy dog, but I could tell when i picked her up that s... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
15. Rebecca

Dog parents hoping to lend a hand!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Rebecca and Kay are amazing! Wallace, our golden doodle, loved them! They sent pictures of him snuggling them and playing with their lovely dog Lucy. Wallace... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
16. Rajesh

Your personal dog caretaker

Laguna, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Raj is the first person we call when we are looking for someone to care for our dog, Kai. There are many reasons why but to list a few; He is caring, respo... (more)"

17. Aubri

Dog enthusiast

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

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

"Aubri was great! My arrangemt was last minute which was no problem for her. I could tell my pup had a great time hanging out with her. I would recommend! (more)"

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18. Summer

Beach and pup loving lady!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"My dog absolutely loved Summer, and she is a great person and totally reliable. I would book her again in a heartbeat. My dog is not the easiest customer and... (more)"

19. Mykayla

Experienced Sled Dog Handler

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Mikayla did a great job with our two dogs! She was calm, friendly ans very responsible. She kept us informed daily. We received photos of the dogs and their ... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
20. Amanda

I'll take great care of ur furbaby!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Amanda is amazing with our dog!! He can be a bit of a diva so making sure we choose the right sitter is extremely important to us. He is an Alaskan malamute/... (more)"


As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Santa Barbara dog sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for dog boarding while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a dog sitter in Santa Barbara, CA who meets your - and your dog's - needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog - including background checks and community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers for hire, and that includes offering pet boarding in Santa Barbara, CA.

The price of dog boarding in Santa Barbara, CA might not be as much as you thought. Whatever your price range, you'll find a dog sitter on Rover for almost any budget. Interested in finding out what the typical Rover dog sitter expects as a dog boarding fee? Visit our average dog boarding rates report to see the general fees before checking out an individual dog sitter's hourly rates.

Looking for an on-demand solution to your dog boarding needs when you're short on time? Then you'll love the Rover dog boarding app. The Rover app features hundreds of highly-rated, trustworthy dog sitters, and you can scroll through the options or simply re-hire your regular dog boarder in no time. Your dog sitter can share real-time photo updates via the Rover dog boarding app, and with the app's cashless payment feature you'll be able to compensate your dog sitter quickly and safely, with no need for cash, checks or tips.

In short, when you book Santa Barbara dog boarding on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get to relax, knowing that your pet is in good hands.

Interested in what it's like on the other side? Do you think you have what it takes to become a dog sitter for Rover? We're always looking for people with a passion for pooches to join our dog boarding roster. If you've been thinking about starting up your own dog boarding business, or even if you've been doing it on your own for a while, you'll want to check out our easy application process and consider joining the hundreds of awesome dog lovers who use the Rover dog boarding platform. When you become a Rover dog sitter, you get access to great support, including premium pet insurance and immediate, cashless payment (no more worrying about whether you'll get paid on time). Why not apply today?