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. Victoria

A true animal-lover!!!

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

29 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)"

2. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 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)"

3. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

26 repeat clients

"Arthur went above and beyond, and clearly loves animals in a deep way. My kitty Rufous fell in love and was really cared for during my five day camping trip.... (more)"

4. Hiram

Experience and Deep Connections

Ralph Bunche, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hiram took care of our 3 dogs and he was excellent with them. We have a Tibetan Terrier who tends to get a bit grumpy when his routine is changed but Hiram ... (more)"

5. Caitlyn

Loving Dog Care Proffessional

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our cat, Saba, obviously had a great time with Casey (her preferred name). Since we were away for a longer time, it was really important to us that he be pla... (more)"

6. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

26 repeat clients

"Alexandria was absolutely fantastic! She has a lovely demeanor that is reassuring to humans and animals alike: our two cats are shy with a lot of people, but... (more)"

7. Julian

Dog-loving couple! Avid Hikers!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

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

11 repeat clients

"Just got home from a 10+ day road trip and was greeted by two very happy cats who were spoiled by Julian's visits while I was away. I loved getting updates w... (more)"

8. Ciera

College Sitter Missing Puppies

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

About: Hello! my names Ciera :) I've grown up around animals my whole life and am currently really missing something furry to hug. I'm open to all breeds... (more)

9. Josh

Lifelong dog-and-cat lover!

alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Josh was great to the dogs, even showed a picture of them when he was here, very detailed letting me know what's going during the stay. (more)"

10. Brianna

A true understanding of dogs

Rancho San Antonio, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

4 repeat clients

"I appreciate Brianna P.'s knowledge of how to handle & love my little pit mix. I super appreciate her going above and beyond when she hangs with my Zola (more)"

11. Paige

They call me Shiba for a reason!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Paige is a responsible, outgoing, active person who loves dogs. She has had a family dog since she was a little kid and would provide a loving, safe and fun ... (more)"

12. Hope

Patient, Active and loving sitter!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

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

1 repeat client

About: I grew up in Salt Lake City, Utah with 4 dogs, but recently moved to the Bay Area while my pups are still at home with my parents. I grew up with 2... (more)

13. Katrina

Active, caring, and experienced

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was my first time using Rover and the longest I've left my dog. I was v reassured meeting Katrina who was calm and friendly and very sweet with our dog ... (more)"

14. Sara

I'm a dog's best friend

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is among the few people I know who genuinely loves and wants to care for all animals. She's passionate, determined, and eager to help anyone who needs i... (more)"

15. Sarah

Experienced, trustworthy dog lover!

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I highly recommend Sarah as a dog sitter. She has watched my active dog over several years and is patient, loving and energetic with him. Can't say enough ... (more)"

16. Monica

Passionate, Fun-Loving and Caring

Longfellow, Oakland , CA, 94608

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

6 repeat clients

"Monica took wonderful care of our pit girl Cena. Monica has a very nice personality, is responsive, responsible and compassionate towards dogs and owners. We... (more)"

17. Ryan

lifetime dog owner.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ryan was great! He was always super communicative/responsive which I really appreciated. He was more than happy to even do some training with lolo. Looking f... (more)"

18. Gina

So Much Love In Our Home

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

21 repeat clients

"Gina is great! Our cat Nokah was well take care of and adored, just like she likes! Thank you, Gina. Nokah is already looking forward to our next trip. :) (more)"

19. Melanie

Loving Pup Care

Oak Center, oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Thanks Melanie! (more)"

20. Dayana

Responsible, active, pup lover!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Great communication, really sweet with Miles. You can tell Dayana loves dogs and treats them as if they are her own. I felt so comfortable leaving Miles in h... (more)"

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When it comes to pet sitting, dog owners in Downtown Oakland, CA love Rover.com. Over 99 owners have reviewed sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. The cost of pet sitting in Downtown may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a pet sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much it you can expect to pay for pet sitting on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

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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