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House Sitting in Downtown, Oakland

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

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1. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Just wonderful ? Laurin is a big dog lover, very reliable, she sent me updates with pics and videos every day while we were away. Thanks to her we could enj... (more)"

2. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Naomi is wonderful....the perfect balance of sweet and professional! She took GREAT care of our dog, house and stray cat colony! Lots of updates were given w... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
3. Mariola

Home full time. Love dogs.

Berkeley, CA, 94703

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, 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)"

4. Brady

Last Minute Requestes Welcome!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

"Punctual, clean, responsive, and dependable...Brady looked after my 12 yr old Shih-Tzu for two weeks at my home. He was willing to meet me prior to my vacati... (more)"

5. Rebecca

Paws-itively your pets pal!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"It was our first time using Rover, and we will definitely use it again, and will want Rebecca. She sent us pictures of the puppies and left a nice note on ho... (more)"

6. Brandy

Friendly and experienced pet lover

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brandi stayed at our house and watched after our dog, Sadie, and cat, Bailey. Brandi was great and super reliable. Sadie is a very leash reactive dog wit... (more)"

7. Elizabeth

Loving and Experienced Pet-Sitter

Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elizabeth did a great job taking care of our two pugs. She sent photos throughout the stay and took the dogs out for walks as well. She also left the house v... (more)"

8. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"This was our very first experience with a dog sitter, and we were very pleased. We have two pups, and one is a nervous wreck. Laura made sure Miles was enter... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Rosie

Let's RUN (or walk)!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rosie was able to stay the weekend with Azoth with less then a weeks notice. She sent cute update pictures over the weekend ensuring he was having a good time. (more)"

10. Tasha

I’m Home Full Time & I Love Walks!

Rockridge, Oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tasha has proven to be a professional, friendly and caring person time and time again. Always promt and thorough, and is quite possibly the most reliable per... (more)"

11. Amber

Dogs are my spirit animal!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amber was fabulous! We were so happy to have her care for our two very “special needs” elderly dogs. We have an 18 year old who needs a lot of help getting... (more)"

12. Adam

Athletic dog lover w/flex schedule

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting

"Adam was wonderful with our two dogs. He walked them, he sent us pictures, he kept us updated. He's very easy to work with, and clearly he cares about animal... (more)"

13. Lara

Flexible, fun, reliable dog lover

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lara was amazing with our dog, Mina! She sent lots of great pictures and updates, gave her medicine, and took great care of her! We're looking forward to her... (more)"

14. Giuliana

Friendly, active friend of dogs

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Giuliana is an absolute delight. Both our dogs love her. She’s very respectful of our home, very loving to our dogs. We highly recommend her. (more)"

15. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Arthur was SO FANTASTIC with Jed while we were away. It was so clear how much he loves dogs, and he so exceeded our expectations in terms of spending tons of... (more)"

16. Amy

Run - Walk - Play!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amy is easy-going and totally on top of it! I felt completely comfortable knowing she was caring for my two pups and kitty. My shy FMD mix warmed up to her r... (more)"

17. Katherine

Your dog's second favorite person

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting

"It was great having Katherine stay with our pup (and house sit) while we were gone for the week! We got updates and photos throughout, and returned to a hap... (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Nancy

Sweet Animal Loving Family

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

"Nancy is a reliable and caring dog sitter. She has watched my dog many times and always seems genuinely excited to hang out with my high energy boxer. I am s... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
19. Brandy

Lets go!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love long walks around the lake. Come join me! My apartment doesn’t allow pets, so all time spent with your pet will have my undivided attention ... (more)

20. Michelle

High energy, enthusiastic dog mom.

Old City-Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle is an amazing dog and house sitter. Before and throughout our two-week vacation, she was extremely responsive and accommodating, with both of our do... (more)"

Pet parents in Downtown Oakland, CA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 99 owners have reviewed sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Downtown Oakland house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Downtown Oakland, CA who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Downtown house sitters near you, 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. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Downtown Oakland, CA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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