Dog Boarding in Santa Barbara

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1. Carly Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dependable Dog Lover for Hire!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

Dog Boarding

"Carly was amazing with Fiona. She knew exactly how to cater to my diva pup and gave her all the attention when needed. The coolest part was my dog usually ha... (more)"

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2. Jess Verified Background Check

We will love your pets!

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jess and her family are simply the best! My dogs, Leo and Luna, didn't even want to come home...that's how much fun they had. Thank you so much Jess! (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
3. Svet Verified Background Check

YOUR DOG WILL BE MY BEST FRIEND

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Svetlana was the most incredible dog sitter for my sweet pup:) she was prompt at responding the entire stay & was able to agree to watch Toby with short noti... (more)"

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4. Joan Verified Background CheckRover 101

HOME F/T! Dog-Centric Home

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"We have such a great experience each time our cockapoo stays with Joan. We love knowing that he’s so well taken care of whenever we’re out of town. (more)"

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5. Patricia Verified Background CheckRover 101

Home F/T! Fun-Loving & Safe Care!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding

"Trisha was wonderful with my 9 mo. old puppy. She sent pictures and kept me updated daily on his activities and demeanor. I would highly recommend her to any... (more)"

6. Carolyn Verified Background CheckRoverGOHome inspection and phone-screening

Full-time at home; I talk to them;

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Carolyn was so good to Fred. He can be a super picky eater and she definitely went out of her way to make he had something yummy to eat! i would definitely l... (more)"

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7. Anna Verified Background Check

Will give them love and long walks

Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Anna was great! I could tell she was very passionate about taking good care of animals during our meet and greet. Welcomed Nike with open arms and shared a v... (more)"

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8. Owen Verified Background Check

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

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Owen was so sweet! He instantly made us feel comfortable leaving River with him, and he even agreed to board him with a last minute same day request because ... (more)"

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9. Bill & Tara Verified Background Check

Home full-time - large fenced yard

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding

"I am so grateful to them for taking such great care of my dog Willow. They really treated her like their own We were gone for 17 days out of the country ... (more)"

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10. Summer Verified Background Check

Beach and pup loving lady!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

"Summer and Drew did an awesome job watching my Black Lab/Blue Heeler pup Ada. They’re both great people and I can tell she had a blast with them while I was ... (more)"

11. Rebecca Verified Background Check

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 took wonderful care of both Marty and Winston. She was so amazing to come by our place 4 times a day to take care of our senior Basset that has a bac... (more)"

12. Brittany Verified Background Check

Your dog will have a BLAST!

Westside, SANTA BARBARA, CA, 93101

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

"Brittany is the best babysitter Jasper could have asked for. She sent me pictures and news of my dog everyday. Jasper loved his stay and he will clearly stay... (more)"

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13. Alex Verified Background Check

Full-time love & care for your pup!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"I highly recommend Alex for a dog walker or pet sitter position. When we lived in Chicago, Alex dog-sat for our 2 dogs on multiple occasions. We had two very... (more)"

14. Sarochin Verified Background Check

A nurse who loves dogs

Las Positas, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Dog Boarding

"This was my dogs first long stay with a sitter. Both of them had already reassured me from the first stay with them so I wasn't concerned. They sent updates,... (more)"

15. Sydney Verified Background Check

Available for your last minute plan

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 90016

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Couldn’t ask for a better sitter for our dog! He always comes home so happy and well adjusted, clearly having received the best treatment with lots of love, ... (more)"

16. Ignacio Verified Background CheckRover 101

YoYo Dog Walking

Upper State, SANTA BARBARA, CA, 93105

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

"Not even sure where to start here as there are so many great things my girlfriend and I want to say about Ignacio! First off he was very timely & polite wh... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
17. Lindsay Verified Background Check

Experienced dog care and love!

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

About: I have grown up with dogs my entire life. Your dog will be snuggled, walked, played with and loved! I am punctual, dependable and organized. I trai... (more)

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18. Isabella Verified Background Check

Your pets new bestie!!

Downtown, santa barbara, CA, 93101

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

About: I have two years of personal experience from puppy duty, to rescued pit bull, to designated dog sitter for my friend and her family with a set rout... (more)

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19. Rebekah Verified Background Check

The Dog Whisperer

Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebekah was great! She sent lots of adorable pictures throughout the weekend and was super accommodating when we arrived way later than we meant to after a f... (more)"

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20. Alexia Verified Background Check

Your pet is my priority

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

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

"Alexia is a dog lover at heart! Our Max stayed with her- he didn’t want to come home. She’s super efficient and ensures drop off /pick up is seamless. She hi... (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?