Dog Boarding in University City, San Diego

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

1. Gretchen

Experienced, High Quality Care

Pacific Beach, San Diego, CA, 92109

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

9 repeat clients

"Gretchen and the girls were absolutely wonderful, and I wouldn't hesitate to leave my pups with them again. Gretchen replied to all of my messages very quic... (more)"

2. Vanessa

Home Fulltime! Loving Care!

Linda Vista, San Diego, CA, 92111

Dog Boarding

21 repeat clients

"My dog Stannis had a blast with Vanessa and her family. She has a really nice size yard that is perfect for a small dog like mine to go out and get some real... (more)"

3. Meo

Let me love your fur-baby too!

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Mel & Justin were so amazing to both my little girls during a long weekend when I had to leave town. They were attentive, sent photos & videos all weekend, h... (more)"

4. Joanne

Care custom-tailored to your dog.

La Jolla, La Jolla, CA, 92037

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

3 repeat clients

"Joanne was amazing! I've never seen my dog so happy and healthy after a stay away from home! Joanne provided daily pictures and updates of my dog and made me... (more)"

5. Chelsea

Experienced Vet Assistant Pet Sits!

Kearny Mesa, San diego, CA, 92123

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

7 repeat clients

"Chelsea is so amazing! She was so attentive to our dog Toby, taking him on runs, playing, and even picking up a toy to play fetch with when we forgot to bri... (more)"

6. Suzanne

Welcome to the Farm!

Clairemont Mesa, San Diego, CA, 92117

Dog Boarding

9 repeat clients

"It just keeps getting better and better with Suzanne and her family. My dog Elvis loves the social interaction and play time he gets during his stays with S... (more)"

7. Stella

♕♔Welcome to pups' paradise! 24/7

Linda Vista, San Diego, CA, 92111

Dog Boarding

13 repeat clients

"Stella was so amazing watching my dog for a few nights! I was nervous about Gracie being gone overnight and around other dogs, but Stella did a great job eas... (more)"

8. Amrita

Love dogs + helping people!

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

20 repeat clients

"Amrita is a kind, patient, and attentive sitter. I am so glad I went with her for my dogs week long stay. It was my first time leaving my dog in the care of ... (more)"

9. Samantha

Your Best Friend’s 2nd Best Friend!

University City, San Diego , CA, 92122

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

"Samantha was great! I could tell she genuinely loved taking care of Louie, and Louie definitely had a great time with her. She took Louie to the dog park, ... (more)"

10. Jessica & Susan

Your Dog Will Be One Of The Family

La Jolla, La Jolla , CA, 92037

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

21 repeat clients

"Kahlua had a great stay with Jessica & Susan. They are very responsive and send great photos of the dogs playing. Definitely recommend them for your pup! (more)"

11. Flor

LOVING, FUN and SAFE!

Bay Ho, San diego, CA, 92117

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

24 repeat clients

"I felt very comfortable leaving Sydney with Flor and her family. Her entire family is full of dog lovers and I know my dog got lots of love and attention fr... (more)"

12. Melissa

Dog Lover!

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

About: Hello! I have cared for a number of dogs for about 7 years now! From quick drop ins/walks to boarding for up to 4-5 weeks! I want to make sure that... (more)

13. Karly

Dog lover of all sizes

Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA, 92130

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

6 repeat clients

"Bella enjoyed her stay at Karly's place. We could tell she had a good time there when we picked her up. Karly was really sweet to accommodate our booking dur... (more)"

14. Alison

Active Student Living by the Beach

Pacific Beach, San Diego, CA, 92109

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

1 repeat client

"Alison was a great dog sitter! I was a little worried about leaving my dog for the first time and an app i have never used before. But after meeting Alison... (more)"

15. Sally

Dog Loving Family Ready to Pamper!

La Jolla, La Jolla, CA, 92037

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

19 repeat clients

"Another fun filled stay for Maggie. She spent a month at Sally's and I really don't think she missed me! Sally takes such good care of her and really underst... (more)"

16. Melinh

Work from home dog lover!

Clairemont Mesa, San Diego, CA, 92111

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

1 repeat client

"Melinh was very friendly from the initial meet and greet all the way to the end. She posted frequent updates and took care of Ginger as her own. Ginger fel... (more)"

17. LeeAnn

Reliable Pet Lover Here

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

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

1 repeat client

About: I have years of experience in caring for dogs, cats, birds, fish and small mammals. I love all animals, particularly dogs. I grew up with dogs and ... (more)

18. Laurie

Go Ahead, Plan That Vacation

University City, San Diego, CA, 92122

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Laurie was so wonderful!!! I'm am very picky on who I choose to leave my dog with. At our meet and greet, I felt very at ease. She is a very caring and lovin... (more)"

19. Lidia

DOG LOVERS

University City, San Diego , CA, 92122

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

"Lidia and Grant watched Leon for a week while we were on vacation. From the first interaction we felt very comfortable and they seemed to take the job very s... (more)"

20. Ari

Recent Grad and Animal Lover

University City, San Diego , CA, 92122

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

"I can't recommend Ari highly enough. I'm always nervous about leaving my pup with a new person but Ari went totally above and beyond to make sure my girl was... (more)"

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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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