Dog Boarding in Downtown, Oakland

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

1. Lovell & Lucas

Bay Area Dog Lovers

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94708

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

8 repeat clients

"Lucas was great and provided such attentive care to Murray! Even with Murray's different quirks and needs, Lucas assured me that he would not have any issues... (more)"

2. Jill

Fenced Yard With Dog Door

Berkeley, CA, 94702

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

10 repeat clients

"Jill and Dan were absolutely amazing, and their little toddler Zephyr was so sweet with Biscuit. Our 4mo old puppy is pretty shy and this was his first time ... (more)"

3. Rosario

Caring family that loves dogs

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

6 repeat clients

"Rosario and her daughter was really great with my dog. My pet and the other dogs got along. Her daughter was playful with my pet. I was happy they took good ... (more)"

4. Katherine

Ready to walk or run with your dog!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

1 repeat client

"Katherine was kind and flexible and kept in touch with us about the visit. (more)"

5. Marissa

Let's hit the trail! Home Full-Time

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

25 repeat clients

"Our pup Hera is used to lots of attention and Marissa was able to make her feel comfortable and loved. She sent daily updates with pictures and videos which ... (more)"

6. Mariola

Home full time. Love dogs.

Berkeley, CA, 94703

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

"I highly recommend Mariola for dog sitting. I've known her for four years and she never fails to impress me with her genuine care and love in everything she ... (more)"

7. Dee

Happy Dog Happy Life

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

8 repeat clients

"Dee was great! She was very accommodating to my last minute scheduling and kept me updated. Would highly recommend her and will love to leave Toshi with Dee ... (more)"

8. Stephanie

you shall be my squishy!!!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

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

57 repeat clients

"Stephanie was a wonderful, communicative and flexible sitter for my anxious pup! She checked in with me frequently and offered updates. When my flight home w... (more)"

9. Erica

Fun, loving home with a sweet pup!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

41 repeat clients

"Charlie had a WONDERFUL time with Erica and her dog Marshall. Frankly, I don't think he wanted to leave her house! Erica is kind and experienced. Loved ... (more)"

10. Julia

Provider of hikes and belly rubs

Paradise Park, Oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Julia is one of the most personable and responsible people that I know. She loves being outside, and especially being outside with animals. Not only will she... (more)"

11. Jessica

Want to hang and hike with your pup

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

1 repeat client

"Jessica was great! She seemed to genuinely enjoy my dog which put my mind at ease that he was well taken care of. Lots of walks and daily updates with pictu... (more)"

12. Frankie

Caring Pooch carer

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Frankie is so sweet and kind to my dog Peanut who is shy in the new environment. She sent me photos daily and let me know Peanut ‘s condition. I feel very... (more)"

13. Tom

Five stars daycare and boarding

alameda, CA, 94501

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

41 repeat clients

"Tom and his family were very accommodating with our schedule and very flexible. I really appreciated how understanding they were when an emergency caused us ... (more)"

14. Gregory

Work at home-Responsible Dog Lover!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"This was Holly's second stay with Gregory and Theo! And it was another great time for our furbaby. We booked a last minute trip for a whole week and was conc... (more)"

15. Iryna

Best Belly Rubs in Bay area

Emeryville, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"My little terrier, Gina, was immediately comfortable with Iryna. Iryna is friendly and obviously loves dogs. She kept me constantly updated for two weeks wi... (more)"

16. Shannon

Belly rub connoisseur

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"Shannon was great. She offered to take Jayden a day early since i was going out of town and kept me updated on how he was doing throughout his stay. She too... (more)"

17. Julianne

We’d love to take you to the beach!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

13 repeat clients

"Julianne is fabulous. (Although part of me doesn't want to put this out there for fear that others will find her and she'll get super popular.) She has be... (more)"

18. Molly

Your dog will lounge with my pug!

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding

17 repeat clients

"Stella was happy and tired when she got home! Molly sent pictures and updates each day which made me feel better about leaving her. We'll definitely be back! (more)"

19. Sue

Sleeps with Dogs

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding

57 repeat clients

"This was my first time using Rover, and it was a great experience with Sue and her grandson! She was flexible with drop off and pickup, open to my (somewhat ... (more)"

20. Sarah

Dog Lover on Lake Merritt!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

19 repeat clients

"Sarah boarded my dog, Boomer, for a night and we had a great experience with her. She was extremely communicative with both setting up a meet-and-greet and a... (more)"

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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