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

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)"

3. Caitlyn

Loving Dog Care Proffessional

Alameda, CA, 94501

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)"

4. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

29 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)"

5. Durelle

Adventure Walks & Loving Boarding

Berkeley, CA, 94710

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

37 repeat clients

"Durelle was great - a kind, pet-loving, and highly professional choice to check in on our cats during a recent trip. She came to meet the cats in advance , t... (more)"

6. Julian

Dog-loving couple! Avid Hikers!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

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

15 repeat clients

"Julian was fantastic in caring for our girl, Xena, and a guest pup, as well! Xena can be somewhat intimidating and doesn't easily trust those she doesn't kn... (more)"

7. Hope

Patient, Active and loving sitter!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

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)

8. 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)"

9. Alexandra

Dependable loving care for your pup

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known and worked with Alexandra for over 10 years now. She is a diligent and driven woman with such a great passion for animals of all kinds. Alexandr... (more)"

10. Sara

I'm a dog's best friend

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Just a very nice person. She took great care of my dog and would highly recommend her services! (more)"

11. Emily

the real dog whisperer

Shafter, Oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

12 repeat clients

"Emily checked on our cats for a month! The cats were calm when we got home, and their litter boxes and bowls were fresh and clean. She was very flexible and... (more)"

12. Dina

A loving home environment :)

Upper Rockridge, oakland, CA, 94618

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

84 repeat clients

"Dina has done a great job taking care of my pup Toaster, while I'm at work. She's super reliable. I'd definitely recommend her to anyone who's looking for a ... (more)"

13. Tiffany

Dog lover, Bark Ave employee

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

2 repeat clients

About: I'm an animal lover. I have grown up with dogs and have raised two of my own. I work at Bark Ave a doggy daycare & boarding business in SF. I also ... (more)

14. Jasmin

reliable, caring,experienced,loving

Lakeshore, Oakland , CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

Available this weekend
15. Gina

So Much Love In Our Home

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

25 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)"

16. Lauren

I unconditionally love every dog.

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lauren is truly wonderful! She is very reliable, friendly, trustworthy and, most importantly, she took excellent care of my cats! I have two elderly cats tha... (more)"

17. Dayana

Fun, caring, animal lover!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Dayana was fantastic. Our rescue cat is still warming up to the idea of other humans, but Dayana managed to get him out of his shell a little bit. She gave u... (more)"

18. Ashley

Responsible, fun dog lover!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great communication, very sweet with Ginger. (more)"

19. Caitlin

Pupper Pal!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"Caitlin did a great job for a daily checkin with my puppy. Definitely would want her to come back again. (more)"

20. Diana

Your Professional #1 Dog Cuddler!

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Diana was very friendly, enthusiastic, communicative, and did a great job spending time with our cat! (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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