House Sitting in Columbia Gardens, Oakland

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Jacqueline

Mature, loving and ready to help!

San Leandro, CA, 94578

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

13 repeat clients

"I can't quite say enough about this experience. I don't have strangers in my home, but Jackie isn't a stranger. She cared for my dog Daisy as her own, in the... (more)"

2. Felicia

Not just a sitter but a friend

San Lorenzo, CA, 94580

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Felicia went above and beyond what we expected. She stayed with our furabies (one of whom is still a puppy) while we were on a 10 day trip to Iceland and we ... (more)"

3. Madeleine

Former Vet Tech and dog lover

San Leandro, CA, 94578

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

25 repeat clients

"For years we've stressed about what to do with our dog when we want to go out of town because she's not the kind of dog who can stay with just anybody. She h... (more)"

4. Talia

Oakland-based, dependable pet lover

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Tal is AMAZING! No words can express the peace we feel knowing she's taking care of our boys. They're so happy when we return. She also helps us out by walki... (more)"

5. Maya

Fun, friendly, experienced petlover

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Maya has watched and walked my dogs multiple times, and holds the distinction of being the only dog-sitter to successfully watch them without letting them ou... (more)"

6. Dan

Big Fenced Yard or Go Hiking!

San Leandro, CA, 94579

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

About: My name is Dan W., but I go by Doris. We love dogs! My husband and I just moved to a new house with a big fenced yard! We are available to watch yo... (more)

7. Jesi

Every dog has their own personality

Iveywood, Oakland, CA, 94603

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I grew up around dogs since the time I was born. My parents bred dogs in my early years of life, so that automatically gave me experience in caring... (more)

8. Kim

Out of town!!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Note: I am out of the US until January, 2018. Until then I won't be available to sit, walk, or drop-in. I have had very positive experience... (more)

9. Taryn

I'll go hiking with your dog!

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Nova and our two cats had a wonderful time with Taryn while we were on vacation. We would have liked a few more photos throughout the week, but appreciated ... (more)"

10. Claire

Work from home. Dogs are my life!❤️

Hawthorne, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Claire was great with Frida and Peewee. Frida being a puppy and it being her first time being away from us, Claire was definitely patient and very caring wit... (more)"

11. Alex

Alex and Friends Animal House

Sequoyah, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

21 repeat clients

"Wonderful care of Gromit and my home! Alex is responsive, responsible and caring. I will certainly use him again! (more)"

12. Tony and Jen

Our kids have paws :)

San Leandro, CA, 94579

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: Dog lovers all our life, currently have 2 of our own. Kuma, a Pomeranian mix we adopted as a puppy; Kiki, a Formosan Mountain Dog/Shiba Inu mix we ... (more)

13. Mariel

Dogs are my favorite people!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mariel is great with dogs and all animals. Not only is she incredibly responsible, she is loving, attentive, and fun. Any dog would be happy to be in the ca... (more)"

14. Julia

Pics Sent When You're Away!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia and her boyfriend took care of our two dogs for three nights while we were attending a wedding abroad. They were extremely friendly and professional. W... (more)"

15. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Sally would be the ideal dog caregiver. She loves dogs and is very reliable and responsible. She loves long walks and is very caring. She has taken care o... (more)"

16. Perrie

Loving local pet care in Alameda

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Perrie does a fantastic job with overnights watching my dog. Denzel absolutely loves her! She keeps me updated and sends pics which I love! (more)"

17. Rebecca

Dogs make everything better!

alameda, CA, 94502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebecca is a dog owner who really loves dogs. She would definitely be a responsible dog caregiver. Every dog she meets falls in love with her! (more)"

18. Liam

I hella love dogs

Eastmont Hills, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I wish I could give more than 5 stars! Liam and his partner Ari took such good care of our dogs. How do we know? When we walked in the door the dogs were ... (more)"

19. Clare

Camp Clare Dog Care

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Clare was wonderful with Sophie! She made a great effort to maintain our routine while keeping Sophie busy with walks, play time and cuddling. We had Clare ... (more)"

20. Brianna

Active and experienced dog lover!

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Brianna is amazing! She is a magic dog whisperer of some kind, she wrangled all three of our little dogs to perfection and left the house cleaner than she fo... (more)"

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When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in Columbia Gardens, Oakland, CA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 99 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Columbia Gardens house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Columbia Gardens, Oakland, CA who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

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