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DogBuddy - Your perfect dog sitter

Wondering what to do with your dog when you’re heading on holiday? Or not sure what to do when you’re busy working all week? With the DogBuddy app and DogBuddy.com you can easily find and book a local trusted dog sitter to take care of your favourite furry friend.

With our free app dog owners can:

-Choose from thousands of pet sitters offering doggy daycare, dog sitting, dog boarding and dog walking
-Search for dog sitters and dog walkers by postcode or city
-Read customer reviews to find the perfect pet sitter for you and your pooch
-In just a matter of taps, book daycare or overnight boarding and receive instant email confirmation
-Pay swiftly, safely and securely - straight from the app
-Easily message your sitter to arrange a meet and greet for you (and your pets)
-Receive regular photo, video and walkies updates of your happy hound from your sitter
-Rebook and schedule recurring daycare and boarding bookings quickly and easily

Dog Sitter or Dog Walker? By using the DogBuddy app you can:

-Keep your dog sitting calendar up to date, on the go
-Receive instant new booking and enquiry notifications on your phone
-Get access to all the information you need about the dog before they board in your home
-Arrange all the details of the dog sitting booking with the dog owner, all from within the app
-Message owners with regular updates while you’re pet sitting to show them how much fun their dog is having in your home

For added peace of mind, all bookings made using the DogBuddy app are covered by our £2M pet and liability insurance. Plus should any our experienced dog sitters ever need any extra advice, we provide access to a 24/7 Emergency vet care line - just in case!

Download the app today to start searching and scheduling a dog sitter for your next night out or wild weekend away. With the loving care of trusted and insured sitters, DogBuddy is the perfect alternative to leaving your furry friend in a kennel or with the nextdoor neighbours.


But don’t just take our word for it - here’s what a few fans of ours had to say:

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

“Thanks so much DogBuddy, you guys are the best! Evie is really picky and you made it so easy - I’d recommend you to anyone!” - Dog owner & Made in Chelsea star

“I hate sending Mimi to kennels and prefer to board her where I know she’ll be safe and warm. DogBuddy gets my vote!” - Lauren Goodger, Dog owner & former TOWIE star


Remember - the DogBuddy app needs an internet connection to function. Your booking confirmation will be sent to the email address you provide when making your booking. The continued use of GPS may decrease battery life.

What do you think of the app? If you have any feedback or ideas on how we can improve the app, please let us know by emailing iphone@dogbuddy.com - unfortunately we can’t respond to your comments here on the App Store.

What’s New

Version 5.32

In this version we’ve fixed bugs and made behind-the-scenes performance improvements.
Update today for a fresh DogBuddy app!

Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5
181 Ratings
181 Ratings
lovingrescue ,

Great App

Easy to use app. You’re quickly able to find local dog walkers/sitters and their profiles include honest reviews from previous customers which is very helpful. All enquiries and updates are kept within the App but I had quite a limited choice in my area which is quite frustrating. However, I struck gold on on first dog walker/sitter booking. We are now using the same lady on a regular basis. She’s fantastic, experienced & knowledgeable especially with rescue dogs. My dog is always excited & happy to see her & loves the walks they go on & she varies the locations she goes to. All our updates have included pictures which is lovely. I highly recommend it. I don’t many Apps but I love this one.

Developer Response ,

Hi lovingrescue, we're glad you like the app!

bellahannah ,

Great App and Website

I’ve had a really great experience setting up as a Dog Sitter with DogBuddy. The App and Website make it really easy to communicate with clients and collect all the information I need for the dogs I’m looking after. DogBuddy takes care of connecting me with clients and handles the money side of things seamlessly so all I have to do is focus on looking after the dogs. The help you get when starting is great, everything is explained and it’s very reassuring to have help at hand 24/7 and to know I’m fully insured. I’m absolutely loving doing this full time, and have been pretty much fully booked since I began. I would highly recommend DogBuddy!

Developer Response ,

Hi bellahannah, we're glad you like the app!

NeilKR ,

Love this app

My job means I never know when I’m going to be at home or working away so this is a great app to help me book last minute care for my little four legged friend. We have got a regular dog sitter who is incredible. The fact it includes insurance is perfect as it takes away any risk for both us and the sitter. My only gripe is as a regular user it would great if I could pay an annual fee for the insurance rather than on a per session basis as I’m sure it would work out a bit cheaper for me. But as an app and the people we have used through it I couldn’t ask for more.

Developer Response ,

Hi NeilKR, thanks for the positive review!


Dog Buddy UK Ltd
122.5 MB

Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.


English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Norwegian Bokmål, Spanish, Swedish

Age Rating
Rated 4+
This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.
© 2016 DogBuddy UK Ltd


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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