House Sitting in Downtown, Oakland

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

1. Amelia

Total Animal Lover

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amelia is wonderful! Batman had a lovely time and our house looked great when we returned. We loved her communication and will look forward to working with h... (more)"

2. Julianne

Senior dogs to the front! :)

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Julieanne is our go to house and pet sitter. We know that while we are out of town Julieanne will take great care of our house and pets. Mocha, the dog, and ... (more)"

3. Chloe

Your companion will feel at home

Grand Lake, oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chloe is great with all my dogs. She's a very charming person and has great energy. My dogs can be a handful but she always very patient and professional. Sh... (more)"

4. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I cannot say enough good things about Naomi!!! I booked her last minute due to an out of state family emergency. She was extremely flexible and easy to wo... (more)"

5. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Lisa was a lifesaver, available on super short notice! My girls are sometimes nervous with new people, but they warmed up to her right away. Super quick re... (more)"

6. Hillary

Responsible and Caring Dog Lover!

Berkeley, CA, 94704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Hillary was a WONDERFUL sitter, she sent many photos and her & my pup had a great time together! She was extremely accommodating, friendly, and attentive. Hi... (more)"

7. Shannon

Animal loving musician! :)

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shannon is a ray of sunshine and a natural with animals, and the way she relates to dogs is truly heartwarming to behold. She's been an amazing secondary car... (more)"

8. Tobe

Dog Lover in the House!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Tobe was the most wonderful host we've ever had for our dogs! She was extra communicative with updates and pictures. Our dogs looked incredibly happy with he... (more)"

9. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting

31 repeat clients

"Laura took amazing care of my home and my pet. I have an older dog with special needs and Laura gave her the attention and oversight she needed. She gave me ... (more)"

10. Shani

Artsy-Fartsy Vegan Feminst Queerdo

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Shani is absolutely a responsible and loving caregiver of dogs, cats, and creatures of all kinds! Your pet will be in good hands with them. :) (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Michelle

Loving Cuddles & Lots of Running

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi there! I'm Michelly -- a 31 year old Brazilian-American Zumba fitness instructor! I am very athletic, have tons of energy and ridiculous amou... (more)

12. Michelle

I'll cuddle for hours

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

"Michelle is at once enthusiastic and responsible. She adores and has walked both large and small dogs. She is familiar with many types of dogs, but doesn't t... (more)"

13. NP, Shanta, & Andre

Dog Family in SF/Bay!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

6 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)"

14. Lucy

Dog and cat lover- Downtown Oakland

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

8 repeat clients

"Lucy was absolutely amazing taking care of my senior dog! She was very kind, respectful of our home, and very caring for our pup. Roxy required special care ... (more)"

15. Diane

I will love and care for your dog

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Diane is a very patient individual who takes time to communicate. She is a quick learner and a lover of life. When it comes to dogs diane is natural care g... (more)"

16. Christine

Tails and Trails

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Christine was wonderful! She seemed to have a genuine love for dogs and treated ours like her own. We have a rather rowdy dog and she handled him very well ... (more)"

17. Tiffany

Professional dog walker/boarder

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

5 repeat clients

"Tiffany was fabulous with our dog, Carlos. He can be leash reactive and anxious, and she was very familiar with techniques to manage this, and he seemed comf... (more)"

18. Oliver

Overnight care for dogs/cats

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Oliver did a great job with our dog! He was very flexible on arrival/departure time and took good care of our pup while we were out of town. (more)"

19. Michaela

Friendly sitter in Temescal!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Michaela stayed with my dogs for two weeks: one of them was having some anxiety issues at first, and she was so good about trying to help make things better.... (more)"

20. Jayne

Designer that loves doggies

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jayne is absolutely amazing! She helped me out on last minute's notice and was great about listening to my exact needs. I loved receiving pictures and videos... (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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