Dog Boarding in University Heights, Newark

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1. Bree Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Free pickup & drop off included!*

Weequahic, Newark, NJ, 07112

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Let’s start with the fact that Bree does pick-ups and drop-offs— so thoughtful! Then generally, she just seems to take dog care very seriously— a van equipp... (more)"

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2. Fiona Verified Background Check

PUPS ? PEACE ☮️ = with me ?‍♀️

Bloomfield, NJ, 07003

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

"Fiona is an amazing sitter and person. I broke down in the southern part of the state about 100 miles away and contacted her that afternoon regarding Mason w... (more)"

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3. Cyd Verified Background CheckRover 101

Play, Eat, Walk, Sleep, Repeat!

Montclair, NJ, 07042

Dog Boarding

"Cyd was fantastic! Danny (our dog) was well taken care of and we really appreciated getting regular photos and videos. We will definitely be using Cyd again. (more)"

4. Osvaldo Verified Background Check

Daily pic & video pupdates

Upper Vailsburg, NEWARK, NJ, 07106

Dog Boarding

"My first time booking a sitter and it was great! I love that Osvaldo sent pictures and videos and my pup Biscuit made great friends. Definitely will book again! (more)"

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5. Fironica Verified Background Check

10+ Years of Pawsitive Friendships

Springfield-Belmont, Newark, NJ, 07103

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

"Fironica did an excellent job watching my dog over the Holidays! She was always quick to respond, sent me regular picture updates of my pet, and even took hi... (more)"

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6. Alexa Verified Background Check

I've owned a Menagerie!

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ, 07079

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

"Alexa is a seasoned sitter who took loving care of our little Coco. Coco had a blast at Alexa's and we look forward to using to her services again. She truly... (more)"

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7. Ashley Verified Enhanced Background Check

Weekend Dog Sitter

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

"Ashley has a great love of animals as is evidenced by the care she gives her own pooch, Barkley. Barkley celebrated his first birthday December 17, 2019 and... (more)"

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8. Jana Verified Background Check

Part of our family

Belleville, NJ, 07109

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"I’ve known Jana for many years. She’s trustworthy, dependable, loving and honest person. I needed her help many times and I know I can always count on her. I... (more)"

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9. Escarlet Verified Background Check

I love animals and help pets owners

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

"Thanks for taking good care of my 🐕 dog...I really appreciate you. (more)"

10. Cinthia Verified Background CheckRover 101

PAWesome Pet Sitter ❤️🐾🐶

Upper Roseville, Bloomfield, NJ, 07003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

About: Hi there! My name is Cinthia. I'm a mom to two wonderful kids and two lovely fur babies. Currently, I do have a full-time job, which requires me to... (more)

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11. Julissa Verified Background Check

Mi casa is su pets casa

Glen Ridge, NJ, 07017

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

"Julissa and her daughter Hailee are so good with our dogs. Would recommend. Thanks so much! (more)"

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12. Kyjana Verified Background Check

PreVet Animal Science Degree (ᵔᴥᵔ)

University Heights, Newark, NJ, 07103

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

"Ky and Ed took great care of our 9-month-old puppy while we were away for the holidays. They kept Olive on her schedule and worked with her on commands and s... (more)"

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13. Karla Verified Enhanced Background Check

Energetic+Devoted+Reputable+Swift

Forest Hill, Newark, NJ, 07104

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

About: As am I adulting I’m seeing it’s harder to have a way to make extra income . Begin a college student I love the business side of rover . I’m alread... (more)

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14. Luisa Verified Background Check

Loving & Flexible Pet Sitter/Walker

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

"I can’t say anything but positive things for Luisa! She was AMAZING, she really went above and beyond for my dogs! I HIGHLY RECOMMEND :) (more)"

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15. Amy Verified Background CheckRover 101

Loving care for your bestfriend

Kearny, NJ, 07032

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Amy is very attentive. She consistently kept me up to date with my dog on a daily basis. She even went out of her way to drop off things at my home that I fo... (more)"

16. Stefanie Verified Background Check

Friends With Your Furry Baby

Kearny, NJ, 07032

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

"Hello, Stefanie has been watching my baby Cloudy since he was a month old. He’s almost a year now. He stays with her during the day and also stays overnigh... (more)"

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17. Deepali Verified Background Check

Caring & playful dog walker/sitter

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

"Deepali was a lifesaver! She agreed to watch my little guy, Jake, last minute when my dog sitter cancelled and I couldn’t have asked for a better experience.... (more)"

18. Yuan Verified Background Check

Caring dog sitter

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

"They were very nice couple and loved my dog. My dog was taken care very well. The environment of the area and neighborhood were also very nice (more)"

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19. Melyssandre Verified Background Check

I will play and run with your dog

Lower Roseville, Newark, NJ, 07107

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

About: I am a mom living in Newark NJ, I am a supporter of social justice, human and animals rights. I have volunteered with greenpeace as well as BRC, PE... (more)

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20. Amanda Verified Background Check

The perfect surrogate for your pup!

Upper Vailsburg, Newark, NJ, 07106

Dog Boarding

About: Im a professional dog handler for half my life working in various settings, ie. doggie daycare, grooming salons, vet clinics & animal shelters, I h... (more)

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.

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