Dog Boarding in University Heights, Newark

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

1. Kassandra

Kassy's doggie sleepover :)

Irvington, NJ, 07111

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

25 repeat clients

"Kassaundra was great with Micka. This was my first time using a Pet Sitting service, and I felt at ease immediately at our first introduction meeting. While ... (more)"

2. Angelique

Angel's Heavenly Dog Retreat!

Montclair, NJ, 07042

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Angelique and John are excellent dogsitters. Arthur and Odin love them so much! We have had several great stays with Angelique and they always seem like they... (more)"

3. Shivarah

I love animals and flexible in time

Weequahic, Newark, NJ, 07112

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

7 repeat clients

"Shivarah was an excellent dog sitter. And her son was really enthusiastic, too! She followed our instructions closely, including when it came to administerin... (more)"

4. Raj

Dog person here

East orange, NJ, 07017

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

34 repeat clients

"Raj was great. Tanner had a great time there. I got photos and videos of Tanner while I was away, and Raj was flexible with drop-off/pick-up times too. (more)"

5. Yuan

Caring dog sitter

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

11 repeat clients

"Yuan and her husband were so sweet and Cashi immediately took a liking to them. I really appreciated that she followed my instructions and sent photos of my ... (more)"

6. Shailla

Welcome to my doggy family

Kearny, NJ, 07032

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

1 repeat client

"Loves dogs, sent us many picurees, will defenetly releat! (more)"

7. Noelle

Free all day Tuesday and Wednesday

Kearny, NJ, 07032

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

"Noelle is a very Trustworthy and responsible dog caregiver. She is very well experienced and took Max on a very long walk leaving him happy . I would for sur... (more)"

8. Alice

Home full time with fenced in yard!

Bloomfield, NJ, 07003

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

"Alice is absolutely terrific! Our dog AJ was in great hands. She sent us photos, video and texts to keep us updated and to show us how he was spending his ... (more)"

9. Em

Fenced Yard and Extended Stays!

South Orange, NJ, 07079

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

3 repeat clients

"This was our first time leaving our 1 year old pup with a dog sitter and it was a great experience. Em sent a lot of pics and videos and had other dogs there... (more)"

10. Amarilis

Amarilis's Dog Boarding

Bloomfield, NJ, 07003

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

29 repeat clients

"Amarilis and her boyfriend were so great! We were so happy to be able to leave Freya somewhere we knew she would have fun and be able to play with another do... (more)"

11. Tiffany

Experienced and loving dog trainer.

Belleville, NJ, 07109

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Last minute request and Tiffany and her whole family stepped up to make it happen for us - Much appreciated! (more)"

12. Nathalie

Ruby Slippers just like home

Hillside, NJ, 07205

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

94 repeat clients

"Nathalie is the best. My Brooklynn is my spoiled rotten baby dog. I wouldn't leave her with just anyone. The pictures I received lets my know that Brooklynn ... (more)"

13. Benjamin

Ben G! Glen Ridge's Best Boarding

Glen Ridge, NJ, 07028

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"We needed pet care for Casanova while visiting the NJ area for several days, It's difficult choosing strangers to care for a pet, but doing so several states... (more)"

14. Andrea

Home full time - Fenced Yard

Kearny, NJ, 07032

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

About: I am home full time so I can focus on taking care of your pets! Take off on your travels with peace of mind. I am a trusting, responsible animal lo... (more)

15. Brandy

Work from home with fenced yard

Orange, NJ, 07050

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Brandy presents a wonderful dog friendly home. Max’s first stay although short was uneventful which is exactly what one wants in a dog sitter. I also appreci... (more)"

16. Lauren

dog's best friend

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

1 repeat client

"Lauren was super friendly and responsive to communications, and it put us at ease leaving our dog with her. She sent some pictures of our dog for the two-wee... (more)"

17. Sk

Kind and caring dog lover!

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

1 repeat client

"Very caring and understanding. It was so nice to know my Lady was given the love and attention she deserved while we were away. We would definitely use her a... (more)"

18. Lesslie

Home frequently, large front yard

Kearny, NJ, 07032

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

About: I have my own dog, He is a yorkie mix with Pomeranian. I am such an animal lover especially dogs. I am very flexible with dogs in my house and can ... (more)

19. Mayra

Graduate student and pet lover

North Ironbound, Newark, NJ, 07105

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

1 repeat client

"Mayra is a very considerate, thorough, responsible and flexible boarder or pet sitter. My dog stayed with her and when I picked him up I could tell he was no... (more)"

20. Keish

Last minute 24 hour Pet care !!

West Side, Newark, NJ, 07103

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

16 repeat clients

"It's obvious right away that Keish loves what she does. Communication is great and she gives daily updates or more if requested. She's found herself regula... (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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