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. Rachael

Kitty Lover & Doggie Admirer

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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)"

2. Perrie

I already love your pet!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Perrie was super quick to respond and kept me up to date every step of the way and sent me tons of picture of sweet Kahlua! I'll definitely be using her agai... (more)"

3. Danielle

Dog lover with years of experience!

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

About: Overall I am competent, trustworthy and have tons of experience! I love dogs and am always happy to play and run around with active animals. I am a... (more)

4. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 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)"

5. Darla

I'll love your dog!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Darla is warm and responsible, and took amazing care of our home and animals. They almost didn't miss us! I highly recommend her to anyone seeking a great p... (more)"

6. Julianne

Senior dogs to the front! :)

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Julianne is one of the sweetest people I've ever met. To see her with her own old, blind Weiner dog Louie is to see a beautiful care and concern and underst... (more)"

7. Talia

Oakland-based, dependable pet lover

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Talia was so wonderful! We met her on short notice and she was quick to respond and set up a meet and greet. Winnie instantly stuck to her side like glue! ... (more)"

8. Julian

Dog-loving couple! Avid Hikers!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

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

39 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)"

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9. Victoria

A true animal-lover!!!

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

31 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)"

10. Laura

Laura's friendly petsitting Oakland

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Friendly and reliable, even sent us pics of how our pup was doing! Will use her as a sitter again. (more)"

11. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

About: I'VE WORKED WITH ANIMALS FOR A LITTLE OVER TWENTY YEARS NOW -- volunteering with rescues and shelters, fostering rescue dogs, working for a dog-boa... (more)

12. Tiffany

Professional dog walker/boarder

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

5 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)"

13. Shannon

Animal loving musician! :)

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shannon is a ray of sunshine and a natural with animals, and the way she relates to dogs is truly heartwarming to behold. She's been an amazing secondary car... (more)"

14. Teresa

Company, walking, jogging, hiking!

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've grown up with dogs (as well as cats, fish, horses and the occasional squirrel). I'm comfortable with all shapes and sizes. Whether it's keepin... (more)

15. 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)"

16. 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)"

17. Corinne

Corinne's Pet Care

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

2 repeat clients

"Corinne was fantastic! Our pup has been in and out of the hospital, and Corinne was very flexible on our plans/needs changing multiple times. She has a great... (more)"

18. Patrick

SUPERIOR SERVICE for your pup(s)

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

1 repeat client

"Patrick was amazing! I got daily updates and photos of my pup by the lake or at the park. He was beyond accommodating in meeting me before hand to meet my pu... (more)"

19. Michelle

Loving Cuddles & Lots of Running

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi there! I'm Michelly -- a 31 year old Brazilian-American Zumba fitness instructor! I am very athletic, have tons of energy and ridiculous amou... (more)

20. Amelia

Total Animal Lover

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amelia watched our dog, Murphy, for a long weekend at our house while we were out of town. She was a professional house guest and great with the dog. She wou... (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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