Skip the kennel
Sittings take place at your home and boardings take place at your pet caregiver's home.
All pet caregivers offer pick-up and drop-off for boarding services.
Your pet caregiver will send photos and videos throughout the service in addition to a thorough report card.
Wag! is the nation's fastest-growing network of pre-screened and insured pet sitters and dog walkers. In less than 15 minutes you can book a nearby dog sitter, daycare provider, or dog walker, who'll take complete care of your loved one - at their place or yours.
“Walking your best friend is an honor!”
Growing up with 4 family dogs and having to take care of them, I can assure you that I will provide quality service for you and your dog. I'm responsible, friendly and organized and always make an effort to make sure both the owner and dog are happy and satisfied at the end of every walk.
Can run with dogs, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care
My name is Tony I have a blue nose pit bull that’s 4 years old. I’ve had a few dogs growing up some where my moms some where my grandmas but I’ve been around dogs since I was a baby. I know all the things you need to know about what dogs can and can’t eat and signs that dogs give to express how they are feeling and what calms them when they are scared or have anxiety. So I have a strong care for dogs and like being around them.
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Socially Distanced Pet Care
Alhambra, CA is small-city living at its best, with its many dog-furiendly recreational opportunities and activities. While its closeness to Los Angeles makes it even more attractive for dog-lovers, even even pet parents have to go away sometimes, whether it’s on a vacation or business trip.
If you’re faced with having to leave town and leave your pupper behind, instead of immediately dialing a dog kennel near you, explore the dog boarding and sitting alternatives available in the Alhambra area. Your peace of mind will be worth the time it will take to find the pawrfect overnight solution for your pup.
Overnight care in a home will provide a comfy environment where your Fido can relax and be happy while you’re gone. Some boarders and sitters are also qualified dog walkers, so your pup will be safe and in good paws. With your permission, your pup’s caregiver can take your pooch for a stroll on a nearby trail.
Interested in some dog boarding or dog sitting services near you? Let’s look at the average cost for overnight care in Alhambra.
Dog boarding in the Alhambra area ranges from kennels to hotel-like spa facilities that offer many amenities during an overnight stay. Tuck-in service, bedtime stories and snacks are a few of the treats the luxury-style accommodations may provide. Expect to pay $80 to $95 per night for top-of-the-line dog boarding in these facilities.
Basic dog kennels, while less expensive, typically provide only 2 potty breaks, water and food. Some kennels offer indoor and/or outdoor play areas, or a small run leading from the dog’s kennel. Sometimes giving medications is included in the fee, but it may not be, so be sure to check. Basic kennel stays start at about $45.
Dog boarders in Alhambra that work with Wag! provide an affordable, comfortable and convenient alternative to leaving your pup in a facility. Dog boarding prices start at just $44, which is good for your wallet, too. Fido can be treated like royalty while staying with a boarder, who may often serve up at-home comforts such as TV and music, soft furniture and lots of personalized attention! Dog boarders with Wag! love dogs, and it shows!
Most dogs are happier and more content staying in their own homes while Mom or Dad is away, with all their familiar toys, bed and scents. Dog sitting in Alhambra can cost between $50 to $120 a night, but usually the average price for dog sitting is around $85.
Additional charges may be applied to the final bill depending on the dog’s breed or age. Certain days of the week and holidays can also add separate fees. Charges for these and other extras can add up, so it’s important to read the terms and conditions thoroughly before signing on the dotted line.
Overnight dog sitting with Wag! offers many advantages over boarding at a facility, including a calmer, more chilled pupster and a lower per night fee starting at $39. Imagine the treats you can buy for Fido or yourself with the money you save, and with no hidden fees or surprises, booking an in-home dog sitter near you is a snap! Proficient, caring dog sitting with Wag! is just a click away.
No matter how long you’ll be away, your fur buddy will be safe and sound thanks to the kind, knowledgeable Pet Caregivers with Wag!
Finding local dog boarders with Wag! couldn’t be easier! Simply download the app, then sign in or create an account. Enter some basic information about your dog, such as size and breed, then navigate to Overnight Care services and click on “Boarding.” Here, you can enter your start and end dates, and you can even request transportation for an extra fee. Press “Continue” to unlock a roster of dog boarders in Alhambra, CA.
Read over the descriptions and fun facts for each boarder, paying attention to training and experience, including specialized education in specific dog needs. Reviews from previous Pet Parents will provide descriptions with details. Many Pet Caregivers with Wag! have experience and training in veterinary hospitals, grooming or training.
Once you’ve decided on the Pet Caregiver that’s best for you and Fido, initiate a discussion with the Wag! Chat feature to discuss your needs and get to know each other a bit. Your boarder will also use Wag! Chat to give you updates on how Fido’s doing, to ask questions, and post photos and videos of your pup doing their thing, like chasing a ball or napping on the couch.
The advantages of boarding with Wag! are many, but one of the most important is a reduction in separation anxiety in dogs who are not used to being alone. Pups with separation anxiety might chew furniture and other belongings, and even themselves.
Dog boarders through Wag! are often dog parents themselves and they know the best way to interact with your dog to help them be calm and relaxed until you come home. In fact, 99% of all bookings with Wag! result in a furtastic 5-star review from previous clients.
Dog sitting services through Wag! focus on making life easier for you and Fido while you’re away. And it’s easy to find the right one for you and your pupster. Simply download the app and set up an account or sign in. Select “Sitting” from the Overnight Care services menu and enter your travel dates. This will unlock a list of sitters in your area, for you to peruse at your leisure.
It’s important to take time to choose a sitter that will fit your pooch’s personality, quirks and habits. Once you’ve chosen, have a chat with your sitter on Wag! Chat to hear more about them and communicate facts about your pup, like the amount of exercise they’re used to, or their eating and sleeping habits. The more the sitter knows about Fido, the more they can their stay with your pup furtastic!
Whether your time away is as short as a long work day, or as lengthy as a 2-week vacation, book a pawtastic Pet Caregiver with Wag! to give your pooch a staycation they’ll love!
Have more questions? Check out our FAQ page for more information about overnight services with Wag!
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