Kearny Mesa Dog Boarding

Schedule an Overnight Stay for Your Pet

Premier Dog Boarding in Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA

Paw Commons Pet Resort provides Premier Dog Boarding near the San Diego communities of Kearny Mesa, Serra Mesa, Tierrasanta, and Clairemont Mesa East. Near Mission Trails Regional Park, Admiral Baker Golf Course, and MCAS Miramar.

Our premier Dog Boarding service offers your precious pets more than just a safe place to stay overnight. You too can rest easy knowing we offer the highest levels of care, comfort and attention that your dog needs and deserves.

Dog and owner at the front desk

Quality Dog Boarding at Paw Commons in Kearny Mesa

Paw Commons offers dog boarding services for all of our guests. Pet parents will appreciate our flexible, customized care options, and dogs will have so much fun. We love seeing the excited tail-wagging and bouncing exuberance of our return guests upon arrival when they realize where they are! Our trusted services feature:

Staff playing with a group of dogs
  • Climate-controlled facilities
  • Safe, comfortable lodging for every dog
    • Comfy Suites: Private room, Raised plush bedding, Fresh water
    • Dogs from the same family are able to share the same lodging suite if space allows
  • Feeding options are flexible. In-house food costs $1 per serving.
    • We will provide your (dog’s) choice of
      • Fromm Adult Chicken and Brown Rice dry food
      • Fromm Chicken pate or Fromm Beef & Barley pate (additional cost)
      • Pet chef prepared boiled chicken and steamed white rice for our pets with sensitive stomachs (additional cost)
    • Or you can provide your pet’s food from home
      • Please bag and label each portion
    • Our full-service kitchen easily accommodates food needing fridge or freezer storage
  • Outdoor Group Play area with separate yards for small and large dogs, featuring our splash ponds. Group play includes toy time, bubbles, and plenty of socialization 
  • Webcams are password protected and provide pet parents with a sneak peek at the outdoor group play yards during normal business hours
  • Day Play Evaluations with temperament assessments are required for all group players.
  • Safety measures include daily wellness checks for all guests, daily room cleanings and refreshing of water multiple times per day. Staff are trained in Animal handling and Behavior safety.
  • Our programs are well-suited to Smaller dogs, who enjoy our separate play area, private sleeping accommodations and full-service grooming options
Dogs resting in the shade


Note: Check out is by 1:00pm. Can be waved with grooming service. 2nd Dog discount is 20%. 3rd Dog discount is 30%.


Recommended for senior pets or pets who are shy and may need a slow acclimation to group play.

Silver Group $69

1 hour total of group play split into two 30 minute group play sessions.


Recommended for older pets or couch potatoes or pets needing lesser activity.

Gold Group $79

3 hours total of group play split into two sessions with a midday break (movies, bubbles, toys, webcams)

Gold Individual $89

1 private playtime, toy time, bubbles, report card every other day.


Recommended for all, especially for energetic puppies, active breeds, and dogs who enjoy socialization

Platinum Group $89

6 hours of free play in the group play yard (movies, bubbles, toys, webcam access).

Platinum Individual $99

2 private playtimes, toy time, bubbles, puzzle feeder, upgraded bedding, report card every other day.


Kongs $6
Bully Stick $4 - $7
Ice Cream Treat $6
Teeth Brushing $12
Pet Care Warranty $3 or $4
Treadmill Session $22
Private Training $40/day

30 Minutes of Basic Obedience 101

Dog Boarding Rules & Rates

Prices are per night, per dog and are dependent on size of dog and whether it is a peak/holiday season. Discounts of 20% off the 2nd dog & 40% off the 3rd dog apply to all dogs staying in the same room.

We know you're busy, so our goal is to make your check-in as easy as possible. Submit your pet's registration forms before you arrive.

Hours of Operation

Mon - Fri: 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Sat: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Sun: 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM


All overnight guests must arrive prior to 3:00 pm*

All overnight guests must check out by 1:00 pm**
1:00pm check out time can be extended with the addition of an exit grooming service

*$25 fee for late check-in

**Cost of the next night's lodging rate for late check-outs after 1:00 pm

Ask about our full service grooming options for overnight guests.

**The check out fee is waived with the addition of an exit bath on the day of departure. The 1:00 PM check out time will be extended until we close during normal business hours.

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California Invite Code: 887231
Arizona Invite Code: 667297

Serious about Dog Boarding Safety

  • Our staff are trained in Animal Handling and Behavior Safety Training
  • Group play is always supervised to ensure positive interactions
  • Regular sanitization of shared and private play spaces and lodging quarters
  • Frequent supply of fresh water
  • Sophisticated HVAC system maximizing quality airflow throughout the resort
  • Separate fenced play yards for large and small dogs
  • All Dogs must pass day play evaluation to participate in group play
  • Daily health wellness checks for lodgers
  • Staff is on site from as early as 4am to as late as 12am
  • Each pet is secured in their private room overnight
  • Building is equipped with alarm system, fire safety system and interior security cameras with full access for management
  • Rotating on-call schedule for managers
  • Regular fire safety inspections performed by fire department

Frequently Asked Questions about Dog Boarding at Paw Commons Kearny Mesa

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