Dog Boarding in University Heights, Newark

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

1. Karen

Fenced yard and work from home

Glen Ridge, NJ, 07028

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Karen is such an animal lover! She works from home, so is able to take care of any pup all day long. Even though she doesn't have a dog of her own right now ... (more)"

2. Jade

Any needs, you can count on me!!

Bloomfield , NJ, 07003

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

1 repeat client

"We are so happy we found Jade to watch Archie while we were out of town for a wedding! We decided last minute that we wanted to try Rover instead of boarding... (more)"

3. Farragh

Love Is A Four Legged Word

Nutley , NJ, 07110

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

"Farragh has taken care of my two dogs since I first found her on rover. I'm always going out of the country and she house sits for me. She's great. (more)"

4. Grace

Vacation Oasis For Your Loved Ones!

Montclair, NJ, 07042

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Grace was wonderful! Our sitter fell through at the last minute and she was available right away. She was a great communicator and Boss was happy when he ret... (more)"

5. Michael

The Dog Whisperer

Greenville, Jersey City, NJ, 07305

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

"Mike is the best sitter I have worked with. He has been sitting Bradley for over a year now and we're super happy with him. Bradley loves him, he takes great... (more)"

6. Raghavendra

Dog person here

East orange, NJ, 07017

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

13 repeat clients

"It was my first time leaving my dog with a sitter and I would absolutely let Raghavendra keep her again!!! He sent me lots of pictures while I was out of tow... (more)"

7. Mary

Caring Dogsitter w/ Large Apartment

Central Business District, Newark, NJ, 07102

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"I admit to being a slightly over-protective pet parent, so finding somewhere for him to stay when I need to travel is a challenge. Since moving to NJ a few m... (more)"

8. Keish

Last minute 24 hour Pet care !!

West Side, Newark, NJ, 07103

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

2 repeat clients

"Keish and her husband took great care of our dog Sky when we urgently needed a sitter last minute over the Thanksgiving holiday. It was great for Sky to have... (more)"

9. Jennifer

Small dog specialist!

belleville, NJ, 07109

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

6 repeat clients

"Our dog had a wonderful vacation at Jennifer's house while we were away! I was really worried about leaving our dog for 2 weeks but when I met Jennifer, I kn... (more)"

10. Yuan

Caring dog sitter

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

"Our little puppies had a great stay! Whenever we travel next time she will be our first call. Not only was Yuan caring and loving, but everyday she sent pict... (more)"

11. Gregory

We love pets and we are trustworthy

Mount Pleasant, Newark, NJ, 07104

Dog Boarding

"I was very pleased with the way my dog was cared for. He was certainly treated like family. I highly recommend :-) The family has a nice fenced in yard for ... (more)"

12. Yaixza

Dog Sitting in My Home

North Broadway, Newark, NJ, 07104

Dog Boarding

About: My name is Yaixza Alvarez and I'm a dog sitter for extra income. I have a sweet 2 yr old Lab Mix named Max and two (12 & 13 yr old) boys that love ... (more)

13. Kimberly

Caring dog-lover of all fur babies!

Nutley, NJ, 07110

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

1 repeat client

"Kim was wonderful with my dog Louie! She watched him for two nights while I had a work trip and when I picked him up I could tell how relaxed and happy he wa... (more)"

14. Cynthia

I'm a true animal lover.

Irvington, NJ, 07111

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Cynthia and her family were great with Emma! Emma was very happy! We will definitely ask Cynthia to take care of her again! (more)"

15. Shivarah

I love animals and flexible in time

Weequahic, Newark, NJ, 07112

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

"I recommend Shivarah without any reservation for a position with Rover. In the nine years that I have known her, she has been nothing short of caring and att... (more)"

16. Yajaira

I love & welcome all kinds of dogs!

Kearny , NJ, 07032

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

" I have known Yajaira for 15 years. She is a dependable person who will care for your dog while you're away. Conveniently located in North Jersey, Yajair... (more)"

17. Meredith

Mabilco's Doggy Sleep Away Camp :)

Glen Ridge, NJ, 07028

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

15 repeat clients

"Jamie was just great with and to our dog Bailee. Bailee wasn't always co-operative, but Jamie found the solution to ease her stay at their home. He was pat... (more)"

18. Michelle

Patient and dog loving couple!

Seventh Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07104

Dog Boarding

About: After taking care of many of my friends' and family dogs, I decided I wanted to branch out to Rover! I absolutely adore dogs and always treat them... (more)

19. Gemma

Mary Poppins for your Pup

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

"A short time ago I needed a pet sitter and Gemma graciously helped me out. I left my dog with her and Gemma took very good care of her. While in Gemma's care... (more)"

20. Cassandra

Bubbly, free-spirited, playful

Forest Hill, Newark, NJ, 07104

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

About: I've had dogs all my life. I currently have a pitbull/lab mix who will be 2 years old next month! I also have a cat who we rescued from our backyar... (more)

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Dog owners in University Heights, Newark, NJ turn to dog sitters on Rover for their dog boarding needs. Over 23 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in Newark, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. Dog boarding can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much dog boarding costs in Newark with Rover.com? Check out our average dog boarding rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a dog sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

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 Heights 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 Heights, Newark, NJ, 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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