Dog boarding at the sitter’s home
Overnight dog care for while you are away
Your dog stays overnight at a sitter’s home and enjoys personalised dog care.
Home dog boarding is suitable for dogs of all ages, including puppies.
A more safe and loving alternative to a commercial dog kennel or dog hotel.
How does it work?
Booking dog boarding with Pawshake is easy and safe
1. Search for a sitter
Choose from a range of experienced, qualified and reliable local sitters nearby.
2. Organise a free meet and greet
Meet your sitter for free before you make a booking to make sure it's a perfect match
3. Safely confirm your booking
Benefit from in-house customer support and free veterinary coverage for your dog.
Why choose Pawshake for dog boarding?
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Frequently asked questions
Your dog boarding questions answered
What are home dog boarding services?
With home dog boarding, your dog stays overnight at a sitter’s home. Instead of being in a crowded dog kennel or dog hotel, your dog can be in a comfortable home and receive the same quality level of love and care you would provide.
Who's boarding my dog?
Pawshake only accepts sitters who have experience and/or qualifications caring for pets. You will get to search, choose and have a free meet and greet with your sitter prior to making a booking.
Where will my dog be staying?
Your dog will be staying at the sitter's home. Be sure to discuss any requirements with your sitter prior to booking. The more your sitter knows about your pet, the better! That way they can really ensure that your pet has the best and most comfortable stay.
How do I choose a sitter?
Visit the sitter's profile and read about their background, home and experience.Then request a free meet and greet. If you are happy with the sitter’s dog boarding environment and how well they bond with your dog, confirm your booking on Pawshake.