Dog Boarding in Downtown, Oakland

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

1. Paige

They call me Shiba for a reason!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Paige was amazing. Dala is sometimes leary of new friends and wouldn't come out to play. Paige was dedicated to the mission and gor Dala to do what she neede... (more)"

2. Ruthy

Dog lover wants to pamper your pet.

South Prescott, oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

29 repeat clients

"Ruthy was a fantastic sitter. She was excellent with communication, and kept us constantly updated with videos and pictures of Benny throughout the day. On t... (more)"

3. Shane

Licensed Small Breed care <3

Berkeley, CA, 94703

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

37 repeat clients

"Shane was great with Murray! He is so kind and patient and was easy to communicate with in setting the stay up. Shane sent frequent updates and pictures thro... (more)"

4. Monica

Passionate, Fun-Loving and Caring

Longfellow, Oakland , CA, 94608

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

6 repeat clients

"I have a been a sitter for Rover for a while, and I have to say that Gizmo had a great stay with Monica! I haven't had a better sitter for my pup since I hav... (more)"

5. Erica

Fun, loving home w/ a playful pup!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

18 repeat clients

"Erica took wonderful care of our little girl during a two day weekend stay. She sent us plenty of photos and went the extra mile to make sure our dog had pl... (more)"

6. Durelle

Adventure Walks & Loving Boarding

Berkeley, CA, 94710

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

35 repeat clients

"Durelle was fantastic! We left our extremely anxious 7 year old American Bulldog mix with her for a week. Durelle was sooooo patient with her and successfull... (more)"

7. Tobi

Work-from-home animal lovers

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94618

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

1 repeat client

"Tobi and Ling are fantastic. Our pooch is a bit of a handful and they were so caring and understanding with him. They are both simply wonderful people; patie... (more)"

8. Indigo & Shakir

Responsible & Loving Home

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Indigo and Shakir were great with sky. They took sky out on the SF bay trail because he loves to be outside. They would send updates throughout the weekend w... (more)"

9. Iryna

Reliable, caring and love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Iryna was great! My Izzy came home happy and Iryna accommodated all our requests and really put me at ease leaving my baby with her. Thank you so much! (more)"

10. Nikki

Wanted: Dogs that love cuddles!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Nikki was a great sitter! She sent me daily updates and photos and kassie my 3 yr old Aussie was well taken care of. This kept me at ease during my five day ... (more)"

11. Julian

Dog-loving couple! Avid Hikers!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

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

11 repeat clients

"Julian and Karolina are fantastic. Dog people to the core, they took care of my 15lb schnoodle like one of their own. They took her on long hikes and also sn... (more)"

12. Dana

dogs like me

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding

7 repeat clients

"Thank you for having Tallulah! Could not have asked for a better stay. We received photos and updates. Allowed for us to not worry about our dear pet whil... (more)"

13. Saki

Dog and cat lover

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Saki was very responsible taking care of my dog! She sent me pictures everyday and let me knw how he was doing. She also spent a lot of time with him which I... (more)"

14. Meredith

Teacher looking for weekend dog fun

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Meredith was great. She worked around my schedule for drop off and pick up. She sent pics of my dog at least once a day. Overall a good experience. (more)"

15. Levi

Love for all beings.

Cleveland Heights, Oakland , CA, 94606

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

2 repeat clients

"Levi is an amazing sitter. He put so much care into his work with my dog, Hennessy. He gave me an excellent recap of what happened while I was away: how Henn... (more)"

16. Sara

Punctual,Reliable, Animal Obsessed!

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

"Sara took great care of our little lady while we were out of town. The many updates of Penny looking happy and having fun helped us enjoy our vacation that m... (more)"

17. Alexandra

Oakland Doggy Paradise

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

About: My boyfriend (Alex) and I live in Oakland. We are home a lot because Alex works nearby in Emeryville and occasionally from home. Alex's office has ... (more)

18. Tiffany

Dog lover, Bark Ave employee

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

2 repeat clients

"Tiffany's care and attention to detail with our dogs was immediately noticeable. She is a natural care taker and committed to making your dogs happy and comf... (more)"

19. Sara

Best Dog Auntie Ever!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Being a dog lover myself, I can relate well to those who share my feelings. Sara S has shown great affection to every dog I have owned and has dog sat my d... (more)"

20. Lucy

Dog and cat lover- Downtown Oakland

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

Dog Boarding

7 repeat clients

"I booked a stay for my dog with Lucy last weekend, but my sister ended up keeping him all weekend. However, I would definitely book with her again. I was ver... (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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