Dog Boarding in University District, Minneapolis

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

1. Melissa

Home all day! Let's Play!

Folwell, Minneapolis, MN, 55412

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

55 repeat clients

"Melissa is a great dog sitter with nice dogs of her own. She has one large poodle that is a gentle giant and another small pep that is the life of the party ... (more)"

2. Demian

Fenced yard + Frequent park visits

Highland, Saint Paul, MN, 55116

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

21 repeat clients

"We were so happy to have our Chloe stay with Demian. We felt totally comfortable leaving her at such a dog-friendly house. We loved getting pictures and upda... (more)"

3. Abigail

I'll take Instagram-worthy pictures

Marcy Holmes, Minneapolis, MN, 55414

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Abby was amazing!! After the random April snow storm my flights were cancelled and delayed, and she worked with me to make sure Henry was taken care of. Love... (more)"

4. Doc & Heather

30 Years in Dogcare/ 6 mi from MSP!

Standish, Minneapolis, MN, 55407

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

57 repeat clients

"Doc and Heather are an extraordinary dog sitting couple. They have the perfect demeanor to care and love for your dogs! We left our two pups with them for a ... (more)"

5. Suzanne

Dogs welcome Here!

Windom Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55418

Dog Boarding

32 repeat clients

"Suzanne did a wonderful job with our two dogs! She sent frequent updates so we never had to wonder how they were doing. The dogs were very entertained with... (more)"

6. Annie

I walk 10 miles a day, let me help!

Merrlam Park, Saint Paul, MN, 55104

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

3 repeat clients

"We are so glad that we found Annie! She was very thoughtful and offered to meet with us before the booking to meet us and our 9-year-old husky mix Max. It's ... (more)"

7. Kelly

Fenced yard, playmates, home 24/7

Midway, Saint Paul, MN, 55104

Dog Boarding

6 repeat clients

"Molly took quickly to Kelly, her husband and her 2 dogs on our initial meeting. I received picture and video updates while I was away. She seems well care... (more)"

8. Thomas

Home Full Time in a Pup Paradise!

Como, Saint Paul, MN, 55108

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Thomas took fabulous care of our Jake. We received daily updates & photos & knew he was in great hands. Jake is older & a little particular with his routine.... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
9. Alyson

Loving pet care

Lyndale, Minneapolis, MN, 55408

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

1 repeat client

"Hobie was a happy sittee!! (more)"

10. Lily

Dedicated to the dogs!

Howe, minneapolis, MN, 55406

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

7 repeat clients

"Lily was great with our dog Chester - responsive, flexible, and sent us updates and pictures while we were away. He came home tired and happy! (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
11. Cassandra

Traveling? Doggos Welcome Here!

Corcoran, Minneapolis, MN, 55407

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Cassandra was great. Our dog had a nasty spat of diarrhea during his stay and Cassandra was patient and provided us with constant updates on Larry's conditio... (more)"

12. Courtney

Dog Lover with Fenced-in Yard!

Audubon Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55418

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

11 repeat clients

"We always trust our dogs, which are our family and our children, with Courtney. Our dogs love her, are so comfortable in her home and so well careful for. Sh... (more)"

13. Beth

Huge park next door to walk dogs!

Powderhorn Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55407

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

5 repeat clients

"My Riley has stayed with Beth twice now. Beth is very caring and loving with the animals. She sent lots of photos and kept me informed of daily activities. T... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
14. Megan

Mother-daughter dog lovers

Waite Park, Minneapolis, MN, 55418

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Megan and Nora have excellent skill and care for both small and large dogs . Your dog will be pampered ❤️ Very attentive and watchful to walk , feed and be o... (more)"

15. Shanna

Downtown West & Arden Hills Area

Downtown West, Minneapolis, MN, 55402

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"I just dropped Ava off and she is so excited! Shanna is so wonderful. She was VERY accommodating due to our last minute travel plans. We can’t wait to book w... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Garek

Your dog will play and be pampered.

North Loop, Minneapolis, MN, 55401

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

"My dog Millie had a great time staying with Garek! She loved being walked and felt very comfortable right away. Garek was reliable, flexible and very atten... (more)"

17. Kelsey

Dog lover with no dog of my own :)

North Loop, Minneapolis, MN, 55401

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

4 repeat clients

"Daisy had a wonderful time with Kelsey. I can tell because she was happy and stress free when I picked her up. Kelsey was very responsive and provided photos... (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Jillian

I love pets; the more the merrier!

Longfellow, Minneapolis, MN, 55406

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

26 repeat clients

"Beau warmed up to Jillian quickly and seemed content and comfortable in all the pictures she sent. For a nervous dog, that's wonderful!! I won't hesitate to ... (more)"

19. Megan

Dog park & active walker/jogger

Downtown West, Minneapolis, MN, 55415

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

1 repeat client

"We would definitely have our dog stay with Megan again! (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
20. Kristin

Little dog ❤ Home all day

Prospect Park, MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 55414

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

23 repeat clients

"Our two little senior doxies were well taken care of and Kristin sent updates daily. We would definitely use her again. We love that she also fosters dogs be... (more)"

In University District, Minneapolis, MN, dog lovers trust for their dog boarding needs. Over 24 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in Minneapolis, giving them an average rating of 4.8/5 stars. Booking dog boarding in University District can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book dog boarding in Minneapolis on Rover? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter. 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 District 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 District, Minneapolis, MN, 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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