Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Downtown, Oakland

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Danielle

Dog lover with years of experience!

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Danielle is great! Super responsible and communicative! (more)"

2. Regina

** I Walk the Walk 4pooch❤️

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Regina is professional, communicative, personable and knows quite a lot about dogs. I felt comfortable with her in my home and caring for my dog. Highly reco... (more)"

3. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Lisa is warm and wonderful! She kept me updated as to how my Iris was doing, and took some excellent photos of her playing as well. Iris' box was in great co... (more)"

4. Stephanie

Love dogs & cats! I work from home.

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

6 repeat clients

"Steph has been amazing. She provided tons of photos and was always on time. She communicated everything. We highly recommend her. She is kind, caring, respon... (more)"

5. Noelle

Tons of time to nurture your pup!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Noelle is fabulous with our dogs and is very reliable. She takes time to ensure both dogs have what they need and is adept at dealing with different personal... (more)"

6. Laura

Laura's friendly petsitting Oakland

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Super responsive and clearly a dog lover! She even sent me a pic and and update. (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
7. Nicole

Run, walk, pet; you name it!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Nichole did a great job. She was very considerate and posted some great photos of our playful dog while we were away. I would definitely use her again as a p... (more)"

8. Perrie

Loving local pet care in Alameda

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Perrie is fantastic! She is reliable, caring, thoughtful, and her love for dogs is obvious. It gave me great peace of mind knowing she was taking great care... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
9. Sylvie

DOG LOVER ALL MY LIFE!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Sylvie is hands-down the best pet sitter my husband and I have ever had! She took care of our grumpy feline, Zoe, while we were in Europe for 10 days. Zoe ... (more)"

10. Arthur

Groomer, Walker, Trainer for Dogs

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Arthur was always on time, very detail-oriented, patient, and very gentle with my sometimes stubborn poodle. I recommend him highly! (more)"

11. Katherine

Ready to walk or run with your dog!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Katherine is a gem! She was a natural with my puppy, very accommodating to my schedule, and easy to work with. This was my first time leaving my 4 month old ... (more)"

12. Sarah

Dog Lover on Lake Merritt!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

6 repeat clients

About: I'm an animal lover who lives right on Lake Merritt and loves to go on long walks -- preferably with fur babies! I have experience working with not... (more)

13. Cassandra

Dogs smile when they see me!

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cassandra did a great job overseeing my pets and household while I was away for five days. I have one senior dog and two cats. Before my trip she came over... (more)"

14. Jessica

Reliable and playful!

Downtown, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessica watched our two cats on two separate occasions, both times we were traveling across the Country to visit family. Jessica took great care of both cat... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
15. John

Loving Care When You're Not There.✨

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"John has always been an attentive and caring sitter for my pet. From quick updates and pics of my furbaby to checking that I made it home as planned in case ... (more)"

16. Victoria

A true animal-lover!!!

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

33 repeat clients

"Viki was quick to respond to my emergency visit request. She met me at a park to meet my dog and get care instructions the day before my trip. She updated me... (more)"

17. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I've never met a dog that wasn't already my friend. I've almost always had some kind of pet in my household. My family always had a dog or two whil... (more)

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
18. Tamara

Fun with Dogs

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tamara has been an on and off dog sitter and walker for me and my 2 scotties for years. I've always felt completely comfortable allowing her to not only ente... (more)"

19. Paige

They call me Shiba for a reason!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Paige was fantastic! Very accommodating, responsive and took great care of Cody while I was out of town. I would definitely recommend! (more)"

20. Mackenzie

Excited to play with your pup!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Great attitude, good communication, and a happy dog! Will request services again :) (more)"

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The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Downtown pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Downtown Oakland, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). 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 house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Downtown pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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