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. Ibalu

Dogs always better than BFFs!

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Ibalu is a very caring and attentive dog momma. In the 6 years I've known Ibalu, she has taken great care of her Cocker Spaniel, Xander, and is a highly resp... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Zoe

Flexible job; live next to dog park

Berkeley, CA, 94704

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

About: I am a big dog lover and a very active person and there is nothing I would rather do than day care of a dog! I am happy to take them to the park, j... (more)

3. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Lisa's great! She does it all and my dogs already feel comfortable with her after one booking. She even washes utensils from feeding - above and beyond what'... (more)"

4. Jennifer

Rocco's Retreat

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

27 repeat clients

About: I have always had a dog in my life until my last passed away in 2014. I'm not ready for a new puppy just yet but could use the company of a visiti... (more)

5. 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)"

6. Julian

Dog-loving couple! Avid Hikers!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

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

24 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)"

7. Willie Mae

Doggie Luving

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"I have known Willie Mae for two years and have witnessed the love and care she provides to both her own dogs and to other dogs she watches. She loves taking ... (more)"

8. Perrie

Responsible, reliable, trustworthy

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Perrie took care of my two dogs for three weeks. She did a great job. I would recommend her services. Thanks, Perrie! (more)"

9. Talia

Oakland-based, dependable pet lover

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Talia was fantastic! Our cat has only been with us for about a month and she was very understanding of that- letting him hide out but also coaxing him out of... (more)"

10. Madeleine

I'm a mindful, playful caretaker

Berkeley, CA, 94702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

About: I started dog sitting when I was 12 years old. I began caring for my neighbors' Bernese Mountain dogs; they were enormous, which laid the groundwor... (more)

11. Trina

Patient and friendly caretaker

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I grew up on a farm and have been around animals my whole life. I'm a true lover of dogs, and was walking dogs in San Francisco last year but mad... (more)

12. Patricia

Lover of all creatures

Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"It was great meeting Patricia for the first time. My dog Pepper really took well to her. I feel comfortable knowing that Pepper will be in good hands while I... (more)"

13. Danielle

Dog lover with years of experience!

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I highly recommend Danielle to give your dog the love and attention they deserve. She will treat your pet as her own while they are in her care. Danielle has... (more)"

14. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

45 repeat clients

"Alexandria is a great cat sitter. I strongly recommend her as she is dependable, sends daily updates and keeps the litter box and the space very tidy. I wil... (more)"

15. Jasmin

reliable, caring,experienced,loving

Lakeshore, Oakland , CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jasmin's life long love of dogs, and deep insight into their nature, showed from the start. She did a wonderful job helping me understand my puppy, shared i... (more)"

16. Tiffany

Professional dog walker/boarder

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

3 repeat clients

"Setting up our walk schedule was so easy with Tiffany. She is responsive and organized and everything was a breeze. And most importantly our dog loves her! (more)"

17. Rachael

Miss Walking Dogs & Love Cats

Cleveland Heights, Oakland , CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachael is our new go-to sitter. She went above and beyond for our two cats and took fantastic care of them and our home while we were away. The best sitter ... (more)"

18. Ciera

College Sitter Missing Puppies

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

1 repeat client

"Ciera checked in on our cat for a week and did a great job. No complaints. (more)"

19. Matthew

Outgoing and Energetic Pet Lover

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Matthew came over to meet "Scout," our female German Shepherd dog before his drop-in visit and dog walk. Our dog automatically took to him, which she does... (more)"

20. Lisa

I love animals & grew up with dogs!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Lisa was an absolute godsend for my last-minute excursion out of town and provided great care to my two cats. She was very attentive to their special needs, ... (more)"

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