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Dog Boarding in Santa Monica

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

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1. Chiara

excited to play with your pup!

Westwood, Los Angeles, CA, 90024

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

"my wife and I had the pleasure to meet Chiara for our lab Cocoa for the weekend. She took great care of our boy and he returned home telling stories of how h... (more)"

2. Samantha

Works from home- large fenced yard!

Santa Monica, CA, 90404

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Yui had a great stay with Samantha. She kept us informed and sent pictures. Having a senior dog makes booking a sitter a little more difficult since you have... (more)"

3. David

"Home full-time" Large fenced yard!

Pacific Palisades, Pacific Palisades, CA, 90272

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"David looked after Ruby for three weeks, and I couldn’t recommend him enough. He kept in touch with regular messages and photographs, and was flexible and ea... (more)"

4. Roxanne

Home Full Time! Huge Fenced Yard!

Santa Monica, CA, 90404

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Roxanne and her family were so loving and caring! Midas had the best time with them and we will defintely be back! Roxanne is so thoughtful and sent numerous... (more)"

5. Daniel

Experienced dog owner on the beach

Santa Monica, CA, 90405

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

"Daniel took very good care of our dog and was very responsive with all communication. He made room for Thunder's extra large doggie bed and put it right by ... (more)"

6. Shelley

pawSpaw - Home FT, House/yard, NOMA

Santa Monica, CA, 90402

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Shelley was awesome. She has a perfect house with a completely closed yard and takes just a small number of dogs. Rocky had a great time. Photos were awesome... (more)"

7. Annamarie

Your Dog & I can exercise together!

Sawtelle, LOS ANGELES, CA, 90025

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

"My pup had a great stay with Annamarie! It was clear from our first meeting that she was a pro! She asked all the right questions and made sure that my pup g... (more)"

8. Ben

Caring Dog Sitter

Santa Monica, CA, 90401

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

"Ben was an excellent host! He was very accessible and responsive to messages, flexible, and I felt very comfortable leaving Maggie with him. She was in great... (more)"

9. Brittny

Happy pups in Brentwood!

Sawtelle, Brentwood,Los Angeles, CA, 90049

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

"Brinnty and Oscar were natural buddies right when I dropped him off. She kept me in the loop during the stay and I felt very confident that Oscar was in grea... (more)"

10. John

Westside Doggy Vacay

Mar Vista, Los Angeles, CA, 90064

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

"The boys had a great time with John. This was my first time using Rover and I appreciate how well he kept in touch with me, sending updates and pics. Would d... (more)"

11. Jan

NEXT BEST THING TO HOME SWEET HOME

Venice, Venice, CA, 90291

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Jan took great care of our pup while we were away and I know he loved playing with the other dogs as well! We received daily photos which gave us peace of mi... (more)"

12. Ethan

Vet Tech Pet Sitter

Brentwood, Los Angeles, CA, 90049

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

"Ethan & Aysha were so amazing with Leo, they are a wonderful couple and really care about your pet. We loved having Leo stay with them and we definitely rec... (more)"

13. Madison

Madison's Doggy Daycare

Sawtelle, Los Angeles , CA, 90025

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"This was our first dogvacay experience and it was excellent. Madison was very understanding and accommodating. She did very well with Ellie, and we definitel... (more)"

14. Katelynn

Full-time puppy enthusiast!

Santa Monica, CA, 90403

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

"First time using Katelynn and Rover - it went great! Katelynn and my sweet rescue dog instantly connected during our meet and greet. I received text and ph... (more)"

15. Paula

Loving Dog/Cat Care - Santa Monica

Santa Monica, CA, 90401

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

"Paula was great when she kept our dog Dixie! She was very eager to do things just the way we wanted, and that was greatly appreciated! Paula also took her on... (more)"

16. Anastacia

Love spending being active w/ dogs

Venice, Venice, CA, 90291

Dog Boarding

"I’ve had many sitters over the past decade and I have to say Ana has made the biggest impact on my life. She treats my dog as one of her own, what you would ... (more)"

17. Damaris

HOME FULL TIME WITH YARD ❤️

Santa Monica, CA, 90404

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

"Awesome, Damaris was very attentive with Uva. She sent me pictures of her regularly, too her out multiple times a day, etc. Uva seemed so happy when I picked... (more)"

18. Melissa

Your dog will drag you to my home!

Venice, Venice, CA, 90291

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Lacey and Taco became best friends forever. Melissa helped me out last minute when I'd already flown out of town for work, she facilitated a meet and greet w... (more)"

19. Samara

Active Fun Loving Home!

Los Angeles, CA, 90025

Dog Boarding

"Samara was responsive and reliable. She took great care of our dog Leo and kept me updated the whole time. Leo came home perfectly exhausted from all the fun! (more)"

20. Lynda

Your dog's best friend!

Santa Monica, CA, 90403

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

"I needed a place for my husky, Leia, to stay while I was away. Lynda was very responsive to my inquiries, often responding within 30 minutes. When I took L... (more)"


Rover.com is the simple, savvy way to find and book Santa Monica pet boarding. It's easy to find the perfect dog sitter - many sitters on Rover have a long history of dog sitting, and 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect five-star rating. When you book dog boarding on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving staycation in their sitter's home. You'll get daily photo updates, and every stay booked through Rover also includes premium pet insurance, 24/7 support, and a reservation guarantee. Every dog sitter in Santa Monica, CA has the option to complete a free background check. Stays are booked on Rover every minute of every day, and more than 92% of the population lives within a short drive of one of our dog kennel alternatives. When you book [city name] dog boarding on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get peace of mind.

If you're the sort of person who likes to book services when you're out and about, you'll love the Rover dog boarding app. In minutes, you'll be able to view hundreds of experienced dog sitters no matter where you are, or re-book on-demand with your puppy's favorite dog sitter. You'll get to check in in real-time to see how your dog's day is going, with the photo updates feature from your dog sitter via the Rover dog boarding app. And if you hate carrying cash, or calculating tips, you'll love the Rover app's cashless payment feature which enables fast, secure payment of your dog sitter without money needing to change hands.

The cost of dog boarding in Santa Monica may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a dog sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much you can expect to pay for dog boarding on Rover? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with an individual dog sitter.

In short, when you book Santa Monica 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?

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How it works

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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.