Dog Boarding in University City, San Diego

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1. Suzanne Verified Background CheckRover 101

Pupper's paradise!

Clairemont Mesa, San Diego, CA, 92117

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"This is our 1st stay with Suzanne and her family. She stated that prior to our stay she will treat our dogs as her own. That was so very true. One of our 2 ... (more)"

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2. Paul Verified Background Check

1/2 acre fenced yard and pool!

La Jolla, La Jolla, CA, 92037

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

"Paul was very accommodating with pick up and drop off. I could tell the dogs had a good time because they were sleepy little angels when we got them home. We... (more)"

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3. Kayleen Verified Background CheckRover 101

A home where pets are family

Bay Ho, San Diego, CA, 92117

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

"We will continue to use Kayleen and her services. She’s amazing and our pup always comes home exhausted. Through the pictures we can tell how happy he is whe... (more)"

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4. Dylan Verified Background Check

Your peace of mind is my priority

University City, San Diego, CA, 92121

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

"I’m so glad we chose Dylan to board our dog for the week. Our dog had so much fun with his (Kuma), that she seemed sad to leave. I would recommend Dylan to a... (more)"

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5. Julia Verified Enhanced Background Check

I let you go with a peaceful heart!

Mission Bay, san diego, CA, 92109

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

"Julia was so awesome! It was our first time Leaving our puppy and she made it all so comfortable. She texted pictures frequently and told us how much she lov... (more)"

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6. Andrea Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Pet Fun and Vacation time

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

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

"Andrea took fantastic care of our golden for 4 days. She messaged us every day with great photos. She took him out to the beach several times, played endless... (more)"

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7. Alix Verified Background CheckRoverGOHome inspection and phone-screening

Dog loving family with big backyard

Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA, 92130

Dog Boarding

"Louee always has such a great time at Alix's house. The home is dog-friendly and Alix is good about letting the dogs go outside and play in the yard or at t... (more)"

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8. Maya & Barbara Verified Background Check

Home full time from college

Clairemont Mesa, San Diego, CA, 92111

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Great sitters, took excellent care of my pup while I was out of town for the weekend. Very friendly, kind and easy going, I will definitely reach out to uti... (more)"

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9. Sarah Verified Enhanced Background Check

I'm your pet's new best friend!

La Jolla Village, La Jolla, CA, 92037

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Sarah was great! Our dog Jesse was very happy and healthy when we picked him up and Sarah kept us well informed with pictures and updates throughout his stay... (more)"

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10. Taylor Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Resort away from home ❤️

Grantville, San Diego, CA, 92120

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

"Great and attentive dog sitter! From the start, I could tell Taylor was very comfortable taking on both my dogs. I was unprepared and did not bring poop bags... (more)"

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11. Alina Verified Background Check

Alina & Jeff (and Rocko & Maia)

La Jolla Village, La Jolla, CA, 92037

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Working as a full-time firefighter paramedic, I feel rest assured knowing that Alina is watching out after my two greyhounds. On top of that, my greyhounds a... (more)"

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12. Nikhil Verified Background Check

1/2 Medical Student, 1/2 Dogtor

University City, La Jolla, CA, 92122

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

"Nikhil took great care of my Chow Chow Gumbo. Nikhil lives right around a large park so my boy got plenty of exercise. Nikhil also sent me video updates thro... (more)"

13. Phaedra Verified Background Check

I will take good care of your dog.

Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA, 92130

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

"Great dog sitter. She communicated when she would be around and when her husband would be there. We got pictures from an outing and our 2 high energy dogs we... (more)"

14. Allen Verified Background Check

True Love for Dogs. Very Active HFT

Mira Mesa, San Diego, CA, 92126

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

"I am so happy that I chose Allen to watch Luna for 5 days! He was very sweet and caring and took lots of videos for me. He also exercised my high energy dog ... (more)"

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15. Christine & Victor Verified Background CheckRover 101

We love dogs just as much as you do

Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA, 92130

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"Best caregiver we could’ve ever asked for, seriously. They loved on our dogs night and day. Gave us updates and pics so we knew how much love they were getti... (more)"

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16. Tracey Verified Background Check

I enjoy being around all dogs!!!!

Pacific Beach, San Diego, CA, 92109

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Tracey was amazing!! Had a meet & greet (was our first time using rover) to make sure Lucy would be good & Tracey had such a great space for our beagle. She ... (more)"

17. Jason Verified Background Check

Experienced dogowner loves all dogs

North Clairemont, San Diego, CA, 92117

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

About: Hi! I’m Jason! I have over 30 years experience with owning and training a diverse array of dogs from small to large breeds. I specialize in crate t... (more)

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18. Marie Verified Background Check

Professional RN, FT Animal Lover

Mission Valley, San Diego, CA, 92108

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Marie was wonderful! Very sweet and communicated well. As hard as it is to leave your pup, she made me feel comfortable and happy to know our boy was so loved ? (more)"

19. Laura Verified Background Check

Experienced, Reliable, and Flexible

Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA, 92130

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

"Laura was absolutely wonderful from the meet & greet to the pickup, while my husband and I were out of town. She is an extremely kind and detailed oriented p... (more)"

20. Elle Verified Background Check

Doggie vacation while you’re away!

La Jolla, La Jolla, CA, 92037

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"We are so thankful to have found Elle. Not only is she a neighbor but just a great person to know. Her family welcomed our dog, Scout, with open arms and l... (more)"

Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for overnight boarding for their dog. 159 owners have reviewed sitters in University City, San Diego, CA, 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.

Rover.com offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels and traditional dog sitting. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog, turn to Rover for your dog boarding needs. It's easy to find a loving University City dog sitter on Rover who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at their sitter's home. Search from hundreds of dog sitters in University City, San Diego, CA, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. With Rover, pet boarding is guilt-free, cashless, and convenient. That way, you can hit the road happy knowing your dog's in loving hands while you're away.

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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 University City, San Diego 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 San Diego.

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