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Dog Boarding in South End, Boston

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

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1. Megan

I love long walks in the park

Jamaica Plain, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

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

"Megan was FANTASTIC! She watched our dog Javi for two nights and did such a great job. She sent photo updates which we loved (Javi and Megan doing yoga, Javi... (more)"

2. Bridget

Dog Lover Helping Local Dog Owners

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Bridget was extremely flexible with drop-off and pick up. Bodie looked content and happy at her place. I will definitely try Bridget again in the future. Tha... (more)"

3. Elena

At home full time for the summer!

Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA, 02120

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

"Elena did an excellent job taking care of Lacey while I was away for over a week. This was my first time using Rover and leaving Lacey for that long. She w... (more)"

4. Kate

Fenced in yard and large park

South Dorchester, Dorchester, MA, 02122

Dog Boarding

"Kate is awesome and it’s such a great feeling knowing that Brooklyn is in great hands when we’re away. Brooklyn wasn’t just in a house/yard - kate would take... (more)"

5. Kristina

I'll run and snuggle with your dog

East Boston, Boston, MA, 02128

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

"Kristina was so patient with my elderly dog. She was very helpful and caring - sending pictures and updates. I hope she will be available to sit the next t... (more)"

6. Jillian

Supervised and Engaging play!

Allston-Brighton, Boston, MA, 02135

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

"Jillian was FABULOUS! I could tell she really cared about dogs and knew what she was doing. I felt so comfortable leaving my previous little pup with her! Sh... (more)"

7. Jeffrey

Jeff's Canine Companionship

Dorchester, Boston, MA, 02125

Dog Boarding

"Jeff is awesome! He hosted our pup Lucky over the holidays and it couldn't have worked out better. Jeff made it easy to accommodate our drop-off and pickup t... (more)"

8. Annick

I'll go running with your dog

Riverside, Cambridge, MA, 02138

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

"Grizz loved Annick -- not sure he wanted to come home! Annick sent us photos everyday and was very easy to coordinate the stay with. She took Grizz on long w... (more)"

9. Aphia

Dogs will be cared for like family!

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02116

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

"I’ve never used a pet sitter, or dog walker before. The ordeal of finding suitable care and an individual I trusted, but more importantly my dog trusted was ... (more)"

10. Maytal

I'll run, play and spoil your dog.

South Boston, South Boston, MA, 02127

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

"Maytal was a wonderful person, Nova had a blast . This was my first time with Maytal , when Nova met her she established a communication with Nova petting hi... (more)"

11. Karoll

Veterinary technician & pet owner!

East Boston, East Boston, MA, 02128

Dog Boarding

"Karoll was great! Drop-off and pickup were painless, and she was super communicative and easy to reach throughout my dog's stay. She sent plenty of pictures ... (more)"

12. Kathy

Let's Go Outside! No? Let's Chill!

Jamaica Plain, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

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

"Kathy was wonderful - very responsive and friendly. She was understanding and flexible when travel issues arose. I'm pretty sure our pup didn't want to come ... (more)"

13. Jessica

A feline fanatic and dog devotee!

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

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

"Jessica is the best! Our situation was a little bit different. We are from NYC and needed someone to watch Tali during a 4 hour event at the JFK Library in... (more)"

14. Monica

Your pets are my family!

Somerville, MA, 02143

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

"Monica is, by nature, an animal lover. She takes care of her pets and everyones pets like if they were family. She took care of my Samoyed for two weeks whil... (more)"

15. Paige

Attentive, Compassionate Pup Parent

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02114

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"It was a pleasure to have our dog, McKinley, board with Paige. She was warm, confident, understanding, professional, flexible, and very responsive. She sent ... (more)"

16. Troy

Eat, Play, Love

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02115

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

"I am so thrilled to have found Troy. She is so friendly and totally "Dog Savvy". She took such good care of Luna and kept me updated with texts and photos.... (more)"

17. Adrianna

Taking care of animals is dreamjob

Jamaica Plain, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

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

"Adrianna and Jorge took great care of Clery! They took him on lots of walks and sent regular updates on how he was doing. We'll definitely ask them to take c... (more)"

18. Jordyn

I'll run, fetch, play, and cuddle!

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jordyn was amazing with our active, 9 year old lab. She took him on runs on the beach which he loved. Our dog was clearly well cared for over the holiday and... (more)"

19. Madison

Madison's Dog Sitting in Fenway

Fenway-Kenmore, Boston, MA, 02215

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Madison took amazing care of Bailey. She provided ample updates and photos over the course of her stay. I'd highly recommend boarding with Madison and her ad... (more)"

20. Jordi

Young couple, dog lovers in Boston

Central, Boston, MA, 02114

Dog Boarding

"Awesome stay for my pup. They were great with Franklin. Took care of him even at his most energetic. Will definitely be booking with them again. (more)"

Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for overnight boarding for their dog. 1,747 owners have reviewed sitters in South End, Boston, MA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect dog sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a dog sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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 South End 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 South End, Boston, MA 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 South End.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in South End, Boston donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Boston.

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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.