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Why choose Rover instead of kennels?

Rover is the world's largest community of pet sitters and dog walkers. Find out why pet parents all over the world are choosing Rover over dog kennels.

  • 95% of reviewed Rover bookings have a perfect 5-star rating
  • 200,000+ sitters and dog walkers list their services on Rover
  • Millions of photo updates have been sent through Rover

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More affordable than long-term kennel boarding

  • Loving care in a sitter's home

    Rather than dropping off your dog at a kennel, they'll enjoy a comfortable and secure stay in their sitter's home.

  • Pet sitters you can trust

    Every sitter on the site has been reviewed and approved by the Rover team.

  • Convenient Meet & Greet tool

    Meet your pet’s perfect match before you book. Schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, right from your Rover inbox.

  • Cute photo updates

    Get daily pics of your dog enjoying a game of fetch or snoozing on their sitter's couch.

  • Affordable, personalised pet care

    Find out how much pet sitters near you typically cost.

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