House Sitting in Downtown, Oakland

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

Available this weekend
1. Diane

Dogs Love Me!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

"Diane is an absolutely fabulous dogsitter. This is the second time Diane has stayed with our dog, Oliver, and we're so glad she was available to do so! Diane... (more)"

2. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"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)"

3. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

7 repeat clients

"Lauren and Josh were amazing. This was my longest trip away from my pups and I was traveling internationally. They were conscientious, accomodating and very ... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Morgan

Mature UCB Student who adores dogs!

Berkeley, CA, 94704

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

1 repeat client

"Morgan is the best. We needed a sitter on pretty short notice, and Morgan came over at her first availability to meet us and our dog, June. She was friendly,... (more)"

5. Amy

Run - Walk - Play!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Amy stayed in our home and took care of our 2 dogs. One of which is a puppy and still house training. Amy is reliable, trustworthy and a great communicator. ... (more)"

6. Elizabeth

Loving and Experienced Pet-Sitter

Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Elizabeth was wonderful and easy to communicate with. She took care of our dog and watched our house for more than 2 weeks. We came home finding a clean hous... (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Kat

Active, Caring, Flexible Schedule

Ralph Bunche, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kat was awesome! She took great care of Mishra while I was gone, and kept the house tidy and the plants well-watered. Would highly recommend! (more)"

8. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Dog Walking

39 repeat clients

"Laura is the BEST! She is dependable always arriving when she says she will and when I get back Macy is calm and happy. She is well cared for and gets so v... (more)"

9. Sara

Snuggles, walk, run, and play

Cleveland Heights, OAKLAND, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Sara stayed with my pittie Milla for a night, and everything was lovely. Milla was so happy to have someone to cuddle with when I was away. She sent lots of ... (more)"

10. Erin

Love All Dogs-Flexible Schedule

Northgate, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"I am very discriminating to say the least when it comes to who cares for my fur babies. I used to do pet sitting myself professionally and have very high st... (more)"

11. Adam

Athletic dog lover w/flex schedule

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Adam made the best weekend for our girls, Addie and Papaya, filled with playing fetch and tug-o-war while we were away. We appreciated the pics and videos, a... (more)"

12. Amanda

Dog Trainer and Animal Lover!

McClymonds, oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Amanda went above and beyond for our dog, Brady. We requested help from her on short notice during a very busy time of the year. Not only was Amanda accomm... (more)"

13. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"We were so lucky that Lisa was available to sit for us and provide companionship for Dumpling on such short notice this past weekend. Her love of all creatur... (more)"

14. Curtis

Home full-time; Will run w/ yr. dog

Piedmont, Piedmont, CA, 94610

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"This is the second time I’ve used Rover and I’m very happy with your service. Curtis did a great job. (more)"

15. NP P. & Andre

Dog Family in SF/Bay!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting

19 repeat clients

"Our vacation was made 10x better knowing our dog and home were in such good hands. We received lots of updates on Vader, our dog, with adorable photos as he ... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
16. Grace

We love hiking and dogs!

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Grace was the perfect caregiver for our two little pups. We went out of town for a week and came back to a spotless home and very happy, relaxed doggos. ... (more)"

17. Audra

One on one with your dog

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

1 repeat client

"Wonderful care for our dog and she took care of our fish and my son’s school project (plant) as well while we were away. Put the Blue Apron we forgot to canc... (more)"

18. Jennifer

Loving care for your furbaby.

Northgate, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"Jennifer was so helpful and the pups loved her while we were on vacation. She was always on time and spent a good amount with them. She took plenty of photos... (more)"

19. Michaela

Friendly sitter in Temescal!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Wonderful as always! My house was just as I left it and my cats are happy and playful. No signs of being mad mama had to travel. Nice perk is the fantastic p... (more)"

20. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"I could not ask for a better sitter and overall person to watch our dogs! One of our dogs got sick and not only did Adam clean up after and care for him, he ... (more)"

Pet parents in Downtown Oakland, CA love dog sitters on 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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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Downtown, Oakland donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Oakland.

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