Pet Sitting and Boarding in San Carlos

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Skip the kennel

Sittings take place at your home and boardings take place at your pet caregiver's home.


Flexible transportation

All pet caregivers offer pick-up and drop-off for boarding services.


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Your pet caregiver will send photos and videos throughout the service in addition to a thorough report card.

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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.

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“Wag! Certified, large, small I walk them all.”

There is not much better than seeing a happy pup face and a wagging tail. I’m an avid hiker, lover of the outdoors and am athletic to keep up with any pup. I’m also patient and take my time with senior pups and those with special needs. I look forward to meeting your canine companion and the many adventures we will have together. Large, small, I walk them all! Certifications: Pet CPR and Pet First Aid

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

My name is Linda and I've been working as a dog walker for about 10 years in San Francisco and Los Angeles. From volunteering at my local animal shelter in high school to working at a grooming salon and fostering dogs, I have a lot of experience working with dogs. I have a senior rescue pup and am skilled in administering subcutaneous fluids as well as giving various types of medications. I love dogs and they love me!

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Dog Boarding in San Carlos

San Carlos CA, known as the City of Good Living, is located south of San Francisco in San Mateo County. Famous for its mighty sequoias, perfect weather and friendly residents, it may be hard to believe anyone would want to get away. But when Pet Parents need to travel for work or play, they are often faced with the question of what to do with their pup while they’re away.

Traditional dog kennels used to be the only option for pet staycations, but now there are other furtastic opportunities for pups staying home. Friendly, enthusiastic dog boarders in San Carlos make it possible for pooches to have comfortable and economical overnight stays. 

You can relax and know that your dog is going for walks, eating regularly, and getting in plenty of playtime whether your trip is a day, a week, or longer. Compassionate and fun-loving in-home dog sitters near you enjoy being around dogs large and small. Some local dog sitters are also qualified dog walkers who would love, with your permission, to take your furry baby on a long walk on one of California’s pawrific trails.

If you’re looking for in-home dog boarding services, you’re in the right place! Let’s look at how much local dog sitters and boarders charge in San Carlos.

Average Cost of Dog Boarding in San Carlos, CA

San Carlos, CA dog boarding services run the gamut from large spa-like dog hotels that offer massages and turn-down service, to kennels that provide the basis, with several levels in between. While luxury boarding is tempting, pricing of up to $120 a day can inspire some to look for more reasonable accommodations. Many dog boarders also charge extra for amenities, such as holiday boarding fees and giving medications. 

Overnight boarding at dog kennels near you can average about $78 a night, with prices ranging from a base of $50 a night. These usually include basic amenities like feeding, potty breaks and medication administration. Some also feature indoor and outdoor play spaces.

Booking dog-boarders with Wag! can offer a comfortable home that won’t empty your wallet. Staying in a home provides your pup with security and the attentions of caring people. The more relaxed, cozy environment is reassuring for your dog. Your time away will be far less stressful knowing that your fur baby is happy, having fun, and well-cared for.

Average Cost of Dog Sitting in San Carlos, CA

No matter how comfy Fido feels in your boarder’s home, they will be even happier in their own family home with familiar scents and their own bed and toys. Dog sitting can bring this to you and your pup. The average price for dog sitting in San Carlos is about $50 per night. Extra fees and surcharges can add up, so watch out for them. Some dog sitters have different fees for certain ages, breeds and medical conditions, so always be sure to ask.

Looking for superior care for your precious fur baby? Look no further than dog sitting with Wag!.  Booking is hassle-free, and you can choose the pawfect sitter for your pup from their profiles. While away, you can check in anytime with Wag!Chat, and your sitter will message you to update you with pics and videos. Dog sitting with Wag! starts at just $39 per night, a reasonable price for your state of mind and your pooch’s good time!

Dog Boarding in San Carlos, CA

It’s an easy task to get started with a dog boarder near you, and your fur buddy will thank you for it. Simply download the Wag! App, navigate to “Boarding” from the Overnight Care Services menu, and enter your trip dates. Pawtastic Pet Caregivers that are available during those dates will appear for you to peruse at your leisure. 

Dog boarder listings include photos, qualifications, any specialized skills and other impaw-tant information to help you make just the right choice. And with 99% of all Wag! sessions resulting in a 5-star reviewer rating, you can rest assured your pup will be safe and content.

Why does it make sense to have a San Marco dog boarder for your overnight dog care needs? Being able to stay at home will reduce some of your pup’s stress and possible separation anxiety. Separation anxiety can also cause some destructive behavior, but a relaxed, happy dog in a welcoming home is less likely to chew furniture and woodwork. Most of the dog boarders that work with Wag! are Pet Parents too, so they’re tuned in to just what your dog needs.

Dog Sitting in San Carlos, CA

Like many people, dogs prefer to stay in their own home. This is where pawsome dog sitting through Wag! can help. And it’s super easy to do–simply open or download the Wag! App, select “Sitting” from the Overnight Care Services menu and enter your travel dates. You’ll have access to a long list of furtastic dog sitters in San Carlos, CA, along with their experience with dog sitting, whether they have their own fur baby and other fur-cinating facts.  

Then all it takes is for you to reach out to the dog sitter of your pup’s dreams using Wag! Chat to talk about your furry baby, including preferences, quirks, and personalities. Any special needs should be discussed with your sitter as well. While you’re out of town, your furbulous sitter will update you with photos, videos and messages about all the fun your pooch is having.

Whether it’s a long workday, a special trip out of town, or a business trip, booking a dog sitter or boarder with Wag! will help you enjoy your time away instead of stressing about your pup. While they’ll miss you and be ecstatic to see you when you get home, you can be sure your furry buddy is in a safe and comfy home with a caring Pet Caregiver. 

Got more questions? Check out Wag!’s FAQ page for answers about overnight dog sitting and boarding services in San Carlos. Don’t “paws” for a minute! Book your pup’s staycation with Wag! today!

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