House Sitting in Downtown, Oakland

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

1. Martina

Pup n' Pals DoggyBnB

Berkeley, CA, 94702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

About: About me: I'm a 22 year old college student attending UC Berkeley. I was raised with four dogs my whole life! (Pug, Pitbull/Boxer, Chow Chow, and ... (more)

2. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Lisa took amazing care of our dog, Jack London, when we went to hawaii for a long weekend. He had an accident in the house and she even did laundry for us! ... (more)"

3. Jayne

Designer that loves doggies

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jayne was a great dog and house sitter. I got pics and an update at every food and bathroom break. I would definitely book Jayne again! She was also super re... (more)"

4. Lara

Flexible, fun, reliable dog lover

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lara was amazing! She stayed at our home and watched our puppy (who can be a handful). Arlo loved spending the weekend with her so much so that he didn't see... (more)"

5. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

32 repeat clients

"Laura is fantastic! She took great care of both of my dogs and of my house, too. I am always a bit apprehensive about leaving my 15-year-old dog with anybo... (more)"

6. Julia

Pics Sent When You're Away!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia and her boyfriend took care of our two dogs for three nights while we were attending a wedding abroad. They were extremely friendly and professional. W... (more)"

7. Cynthia

part-time @ home, exercise, orderly

Oak Tree, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Cynthia is a warm, patient and responsible dog caregiver. She's able to comfort my anxious dog and is great with sending me updates! I would highly recommend... (more)"

8. Shirley

Dogs make me so happy!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shirley is the absolute greatest. She is wonderful with both humans and animals alike. She grew up with dogs and has also put up with my crazy dog many, many... (more)"

9. Tobe

Dog Lover in the House!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Tobe was a wonderful pet sitter while we were away for 3 weeks. She was very responsive and thorough in the time before our trip to make sure she had all o... (more)"

10. Shannon

Animal loving musician! :)

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: Hey there! My name is Shannon. For my whole life, my household has included dogs and cats alike, all rescued either form shelters or from the stree... (more)

11. Jessica

Psst!Reliable Pet Sitter Over Here!

Bushrod, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Jessica stayed at our home with our much-beloved older dog for 1 week. We have had some less than stellar experiences with dog sitters previously but we wer... (more)"

12. Christina

Fun, caring and genuine dog lover

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Christina did a great job taking care of my 3 dogs and My house. She went above and beyond. I came home to happy dogs and cute little bows on them. I could n... (more)"

13. Perrie

Loving local pet care in Alameda

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Perrie does a fantastic job with overnights watching my dog. Denzel absolutely loves her! She keeps me updated and sends pics which I love! (more)"

14. Lindsay

Friendly and Active Dog Lover!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsay is sweet, prompt, and responsible. She house/dog sat for me for three weeks; both the house and the dog thrived. I will definitely use her again. (more)"

15. Julie

LOVES Dogs, Energetic, Patient...

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julie was so loving with our dog Carlos, and we returned to a happy and healthy pup! Carlos is not always the easiest, but Julie handled him with grace and p... (more)"

16. Amelia

Total Animal Lover

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amelia was completely on point- took amazing care of our dogfriend, and was responsive and responsible. Chelita loved her. We got several updates and photos ... (more)"

17. Michelle

I'll cuddle for hours

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

1 repeat client

"Michelle is wonderful! She was easy to coordinate with, responded quickly, and took great care of the animals and the house while we we away. We have a high ... (more)"

18. Ryan

Flexible schedule and love animals

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As a Rover sitter myself & a volunteer with local rescues I'm always on the fence about people taking care of my pup. He's very fearful of new people being a... (more)"

19. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Laurin was amazing with Tripp! She took him on adventures and gave me daily updates! She also kept my house tidy while i was away. I'll definitely book with ... (more)"

20. Michaela

Friendly sitter in Temescal!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Michaela was very responsive and did a great job taking care of our VERY high energy dog while we were out of town for a week. When we returned it was clear... (more)"

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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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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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