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More caring than a cage

Dog with a dog sitter

Room to roam

No cramped cages, but a whole house or garden to (temporarily) call their own - your pooch will have space to have fun and play

Dog licking a dog sitter's ear

Playtime and walkies!

Make sure your dog gets the excercise they need with regular walks and playtimes, rather than being stuck inside all day

Dog at home with a dog sitter

All you need is love

With hundreds of dog sitters ready to care for your pooch as if they were their own, your dog will be cared for like part of the family

Searching for an alternative to dog kennels?

The affordable alternative to caged kennels

Regular dog photo updates

Hear directly from your dog sitter and receive regular photo updates of your pooch in the company of a their kind and caring dog sitter

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Dog boarding insurance

All DogBuddy bookings are covered by our £1.7M public liability and vet insurance to provide you with some additional peace of mind

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Dog sitting & boarding phone support

All of our sitters have access to our 24/7 emergency vet care line should they need a helping hand during their booking

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Here's what our (furry) friends had to say about DogBuddy

Marc Abraham

“It’s so important to have dog sitters and dog boarders these days - DogBuddy makes it easy for people to develop trusting relationships and know their dog’s being properly looked after”. Marc Abraham, TV Vet & PupAid Founder

DogBuddy Dog Owner

““Our dogs stayed with Thyrone for a few nights. He sent us lovely photos of our pups having the time of their lives!” Khara, London

MediVet
Village Vet

Our 20,000 experienced dog sitters have provided more than 200,000 fun and friendly home dog boarding nights. That’s more than 500 years of dog sitting and walking experience!

Finding an alternative to dog kennels? A walk in the park!

Heading away for a few days, or perhaps even a little bit longer? Avoid the stress of caged dog kennels and let a loving, experienced dog sitter take care of your canine companion while you’re out of town instead. With a dog sitter your pooch will enjoy regular walks, plenty of playtime and the company of a friendly, trusted dog lover.

Choosing a dog sitter rather than a caged dog kennel means that your four-legged friend won’t be cooped up inside all day - they’ll have plenty of exercise and entertainment to keep them happy and healthy until your return from your travels.

Along with all the fun and games, your pet will enjoy the comforts of their sitters’ home. You’ll be able sleep soundly knowing that a dedicated dog lover is taking care of your dog and giving them the love, care and affection they crave.

Take a peek at the profiles of our dog sitters to find the perfect companion for your furry friend in your area. There are thousands to choose from, and every DogBuddy dog sitter is vetted by us and reviewed by other users, so you can be sure you’ll find a reliable dog lover to look after your dog, and put your mind at ease when you're next away.

The alternative to kennels is only a tap away

Find and book dog sitting on the go! Download the free DogBuddy iPhone app today to make finding the perfect dog sitter even easier.

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Android coming soon