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House Sitting in Downtown, Oakland

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1. Lisa Verified Background Check

Home full time

Berkeley, CA, 94705

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

"Lisa was incredible! Carmen was excited to see her when she got here and was just as excited and happy when we got home and Lisa was giving her pets! Lisa kept… (more)"

2. Layla Verified Background Check

Pre-Vet student who loves dogs!

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Layla was a great dog sitter for our two dogs, Buckley and Rupert. She provided attentive care during her two night in house stay. We really appreciated that s… (more)"

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3. Robb Verified Enhanced Background Check

Love all the doggies and kitties!!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"I’m so glad to have found Robb! He was friendly, communicative, and sent lots of photos of my cat while we were away. So happy, we will definitely have him bac… (more)"

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4. Stephanie Verified Background Check

All things pawsitive!

Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"OK so let me preface this by saying that when you find an incredible dog sitter, there's nothing quite like it. Stephanie has house sat and boarded my 2 dogs f… (more)"

5. Raven Verified Background Check

Will care for your pal as you would

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Raven is awesome! She totally saved the day when my sitter had to cancel the day before a very important date (Avengers Endgame!). Raven was kind, professional… (more)"

6. Iryna Verified Background CheckRover 101

Best Belly Rubs in Bay area

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Iryna in caring for your pup. Not only is she wonderful with her dog, Lola, she is great when she comes over to help me with the dogs that I… (more)"

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7. Michaela Verified Enhanced Background Check

Loving & Dependable Care

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michaela was wonderful during her stay with our two cats and sweet pup over Christmas. They were all very well cared for and she left our house spotless. I esp… (more)"

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8. Rachel Verified Background Check

Flexible schedule - Dog lover!!

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

"Rachel was great! She arrived on time to stay at my apartment for an overnight with my dog, George. She was communicative and provided me with a post stay revi… (more)"

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9. Emily Verified Background Check

Recent Grad and Full Time Dog Lover

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting

"Emily is absolutely fantastic and our dog Maanee LOVES her! Emily took such a good care of Maanee while we were away during the long power outage. She communic… (more)"

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10. Gregory Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

G’s Animal Care 🐶🐾

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gregory was very responsive, and gave my pet lots of good energy. Seemed like he really enjoyed being able to just play around with my dog. Will keep him in mi… (more)"

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11. Trinity Verified Background Check

Pets are Family!!

Waverly, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Trinity has cared for our kitties while we have been out of town for the last several years. She plays with them and sits and pets them and they are always cal… (more)"

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12. Jess Verified Background Check

Cure My Puppy Fever!!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"Jess did an amazing job watching Denali. She was able to help out during a busy work week and last minute rover request. Jess communicates and instantly reliab… (more)"

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13. Liz Verified Background Check

Peaceful dog lover can come to you!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our dog couldn’t have been in better hands. Liz is such a warm and thoughtful person and this shines through in her care. She made the communication and planni… (more)"

14. Margaret Verified Background Check

Professional dog handler since 1998

McClymonds, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Margaret is an excellent and trustworthy dog and cat sitter! She had no problem managing my overly energetic big dog - she knows how to handle dogs that are… (more)"

15. Amanda & Cody Verified Background Check

Dog Trainer and Animal Lover!

McClymonds, oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We always love having Amanda over to watch my boys. I can always trust they will be cared for and happy. We will continue to use her in the future. (more)"

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16. Anna Verified Background Check

Reliable Animal Lover

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Vacation is the best! But, it's a drag worrying about what you're going to do with your pets while you're gone. We have 2 big dogs that are great in their ow… (more)"

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17. Alan Verified Background Check

I love your woof and meow

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Alan and Christy have been taking care of my dog on and off for about a year or so. I've never felt worried about leaving my baby boy to them because they are … (more)"

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18. Camyle Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Willing to go the extra mile!

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

"Camyle was great! Had a wedding to go to and needed someone to watch Nala overnight, and Camyle made herself readily available even though our schedules did no… (more)"

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19. Paisley Verified Background Check

Full time dog mama

McClymonds, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

About: I welcome all pups (big or small, young and older, and any pup with disabilities). On any given day, I enjoy cuddling in bed, running around local do… (more)

20. Kaitlin Verified Background Check

I’ll run and cuddle with you pup!

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

"Kaitlin is great! Always flexible and is super reliable. Updates with pictures, follows instructions and communicates well! (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.

A Daily Treat: A Blog by Rover

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Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

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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