Dog Boarding in University Heights, Newark

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

1. Eric

All-time Dog Lover

Elizabeth, NJ, 07208

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Eric was an incredible host to our girl for her first stay at a non-family members home. We were so thankful for him taking her in on such short notice. The ... (more)"

2. Aria

Home full-time,allow dogs anywhere

Secaucus, NJ, 07094

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"We left our dog Maximum with Aria for about 18 days and she really provided 5 star service! I would get daily updates and pictures so the kids knew he was i... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Kelly

Kelly Simone's Doggy Care

Union, NJ, 07083

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"It has been a pleasure to meet Kelly. Jango has spent a couple of days with her and felt completely at ease from the very first moment. Highly recommend Kelly! (more)"

4. Nathalie

Ruby Slippers just like home

Hillside, NJ, 07205

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

89 repeat clients

"As the 1st time using DogVacay I was hoping that I would find the right people to watch over Chole during the days I'm away; And honestly I believe I found t... (more)"

5. Suely

Pooch Paradise: West Orange

West Orange, NJ, 07052

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

36 repeat clients

"Wow- Sue (and her husband) were fantastic! Roxy is a 6 month old puppy and we were a bit reluctant to leave her with anyone (as we have never done this befo... (more)"

6. Bryson

DoggyVacation-Home FT Read Below.

Union, NJ, 07083

Dog Boarding

34 repeat clients

"Our dogs seemed to have a great stay with Bry and J. They came home plenty tired, which told us they did plenty of walking and playing. We loved receiving th... (more)"

7. Diane

Experienced Pet Sitter and Rescuer

Bloomfield, NJ, 07003

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

11 repeat clients

"Diane and her husband were wonderful hosts to our pup, Knollie. Apparently he was on a vacation while we were on a vacation so we came back to a very happy ... (more)"

8. Tiffany

Experienced and loving dog trainer.

Belleville, NJ, 07109

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

1 repeat client

"Newt enjoyed his stay and rested well when we came home (more)"

9. Ryan

Loving home and lots of walks!

Nutley, NJ, 07110

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

2 repeat clients

"Ryan, Regina and Penny were absolutely fantastic. Harley really enjoyed his stay was was worn out when I returned from my trip. The family was very accommoda... (more)"

10. Kassandra

Kassy's doggie sleepover :)

Irvington, NJ, 07111

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

21 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)"

11. Angelique

Angel's Heavenly Dog Retreat!

Montclair, NJ, 07042

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Having our furry babies at Angelique's house was so easy and such a pleasure! She checked in with us by sending photos and texts with what the puppies were g... (more)"

12. Amanda

Amanda's Doggy Chateau

Bloomfield, NJ, 07003

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

14 repeat clients

"My first time using a dog sitter and Amanda put my worrisome mind at ease. She sent me picture and kept me updated on how my dog was doing. She was also was ... (more)"

13. Raj

Dog person here

East orange, NJ, 07017

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

30 repeat clients

" Although Lily did not say much, She seemed happy excited and well taken care of . We will definitely contact Ragu, and Raj Watch Lily for us in the fut... (more)"

14. Jhensen

Your Dog's True Pal

Harrison, NJ, 07029

Dog Boarding

21 repeat clients

"Jhensen was great! We were a bit nervous at first being that this was the first time we were leaving our dog with anyone but he did great! What really helped... (more)"

15. Gracie

Feel at Home Away From Home

Kearny, NJ, 07032

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

"Gracie did a great job with Taylor and was very detailed with her care. We went over how my dog was and made sure her dog was okay with mine before I left. ... (more)"

16. Shivarah

I love animals and flexible in time

Weequahic, Newark, NJ, 07112

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

4 repeat clients

"Shivarah is very attentive and doesn't hesitate to ask questions when she's in doubt. (She even asked if it was OK to use a certain detergent when Yoko had a... (more)"

Available this weekend
17. Joshua

Open availability flexible schedule

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

2 repeat clients

"Leaving your dog with a stranger has to be one of the hardest things a dog lover can do. Will he be treated like he is at home? Will he be fed and walked l... (more)"

18. Crystal

Crystal's Doggy DayCare

East Orange , NJ, 07017

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

7 repeat clients

"Crystal is and always will be my go to dog sitter for Khloe. Not only is she the best but her entire family loves and cares for Khloe and I never have to wo... (more)"

19. Lauren

dog's best friend

Harrison, NJ, 07029

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

"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)"

20. Shailla

Welcome to my doggy family

Kearny, NJ, 07032

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

About: Our goal is to have your dog feel like he's at home. We have a closed in private backyard and lots of toys. We are also located a block away from o... (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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