Dog Boarding in Downtown, Oakland

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Tamara

Pawsome Sauce

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Tamara has been wonderful with Piper. She was accomodating for me last minute both in arranging a meet up & keeping Piper. I have loved the picture & video u... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Jade

Small Dog Enthusiast

Saint Elizabeth, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

About: I have always had treasured pet(s) since I was a child. I have extensive experience in providing excellent care to animals. My love of animals is a... (more)

3. Chuck

Chuck/ long time lover & owner of dogs!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

34 repeat clients

"Chuck was very nice to our dogs and very flexible with the drop off and pick up times. When we picked them up they seemed very calm and happy. Thanks so much... (more)"

4. MaryCatherine

Fun, doggy-friendly home!

Millsmont, Oakald, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

4 repeat clients

"MaryCatherine is everything we wanted in a petsitter. I contacted her pretty last minute before the holidays and she got right back to me. We made arrangemen... (more)"

5. Ashley

Experienced! Dogs best friend!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

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

1 repeat client

"Ashley has been walking my dog for a over a year now. I met her through a mutual friend and the rest is history. She has a great relationship with my dog (... (more)"

6. Andrew

Compassionate and joyful dog lover!

Bushrod, Oakland, CA, 94609

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"My dog Smash loved his stay! I know because he has been sad since he came back, lol missing his playmates roxy and Susie no doubt!! Andrew sent great picture... (more)"

7. Doug

Uncle Dougie's Dog Oasis

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Doug is fantastic, warm, and a perfect sitter for our pug Homer. He did not want to leave and we got the feeling he was truly part of his cozy home. (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

31 repeat clients

"Alexandria did a great job taking care of my buddy Bosco. Her scheduling and response time is excellent. She also sent text updates with photos. I think Bosc... (more)"

9. Emily

I adore people, animals, and nature

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Emily is a great aunt to our 10-year old Chihuahua, we know when we leave her with Emily that she will be walked regularly, cared for and even spoiled! She i... (more)"

10. Winnie

We love dogs..I am home 24/7

Oakmore, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

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

80 repeat clients

"Winnie really helped us out in a last-minute bind for a pet sitter. She was attentive and gracious with our doggies and took very good care of them. (more)"

11. Kim

Lots of Doggie Love to Give

Gaskill, Emeryville, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding

10 repeat clients

"Tootsie had a fantastic time with Kim and her family. I give them my highest recommendation. They took her on daily walks and even went on an excursion to ... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Courtney

Lover of good times w/ great pups!

Clinton, oakland, CA, 94606

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

"Courtney Thurston is a fun, loving and responsible dog-lover! She has always loved dogs for their playful energy and noble dedication to human comrades. In t... (more)"

13. Kalien

Kalien is Dog's bestfriend!

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

"Kalien is an EXCELLENT pet sitter. I have two very loving pit bulls and on multiple occasions and last minute request, Kalien has come to the rescue to pet ... (more)"

14. Sebastian

Barkeley dog walker

Paradise Park, Oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

About: Pit bull or Pug, I love animals of all kind and feel especially connected to dogs. I have always watched dogs for friends and family. Since my curr... (more)

15. Sara

Love, Respect, and Adventure!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

"Sara and her daughter are the nicest people and we are so happy to have found them. They boarded our pooch for 4 days and she was in such a happy place when... (more)"

16. Dvora

Happy Tails

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Dvora took such amazing care of my dog, June. Dvora took June on multiple walks per day (including off-leash trail walks!), sent multiple photo and email upd... (more)"

17. Marlene

Professional trainer and walker!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

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

6 repeat clients

"Mowgli loved staying with Ming! She is incredibly knowledgeable, friendly, and accommodating; and Mowgli came back exhausted. I would definitely book her again. (more)"

18. Laura

Leave your dog happy peaceful safe

Gaskill, Emeryville, CA, 94608

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

1 repeat client

About: My skill set of punctuality and patience, my friendly and nurturing nature, as well as my years of experience being a responsible dog owner, pet si... (more)

19. Anita

Home Away from home

Bushrod, oakland, CA, 94608

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

1 repeat client

"Wow. Anita rocks! She took great care of Tootsie and even picked her up and dropped her off!! And she gave her a bath! What could be better? Six stars! ... (more)"

20. Ciera

College Sitter Missing Puppies

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

1 repeat client

"Ciera was very sweet and understanding about our elder cat. (more)"

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Dog owners in Downtown, Oakland, CA turn to dog sitters on Rover for their dog boarding needs. Over 99 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Dog boarding can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much dog boarding costs in Oakland with Rover.com? Check out our average dog boarding rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a dog sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

Rover.com offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels and traditional dog sitting. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog, turn to Rover for your dog boarding needs. It's easy to find a loving Downtown dog sitter on Rover who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at their sitter's home. Search from hundreds of dog sitters in Downtown, Oakland, CA, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. With Rover, pet boarding is guilt-free, cashless, and convenient. That way, you can hit the road happy knowing your dog's in loving hands while you're away.

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