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Pet Sitting & 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.

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1. Dean Verified Background CheckRover 101

One Dog, One Dog Walker, Every Walk

Trestle Glen, OAKLAND, CA, 94610

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thank you Dean for taking care of Willow!! I felt very safe and comfortable knowing she was in good hands!! (more)"

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2. Stephanie Verified Background Check

All things pawsitive!

Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie, stepped and helped me out when I had a family emergency and my partner was putting in some very long hours at work - making it impossible to drop of… (more)"

3. Rachael Verified Background CheckRover 101

Kitty Lover & Doggie Admirer

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachael is the best! She is a true cat lover and really takes her time to get to know your pet and give them tons of love and care. Highly recommend! (more)"

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4. Michaela Verified Enhanced Background Check

Loving & Dependable Care

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michaela was great feeding, playing, and caring for my two cats. She was very communicative and professional. I would ask for her again the next time i need he… (more)"

5. Raven Verified Background Check

Will care for your pal as you would

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Raven was so wonderful with my little girl! She eased my worries of leaving her alone post surgery, gave her lots of love and me lots of updates! Highly recomm… (more)"

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6. Bree Verified Background Check

Experienced, reliable, and home!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We are sad Bree has moved! After trying numerous kennels and dog sitters, we can confidently say Bree is the best. Bree has a way with dogs. We have two lab… (more)"

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7. Shelly Verified Background Check

Dog walkin’/cat pettin’.

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great cat sitter! Friendly and reliable. Checked in on the app to let us know she was with the cats. And sent photos. Seems to really enjoy it! Thank you Shelly (more)"

8. Kelly Verified Background Check

Loves animals of all kinds

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelly is absolutely wonderful! She took fantastic care of my 2 cats while I was away for a couple of weeks. She always sent photos, which I really loved. When … (more)"

9. Reijun Verified Background CheckRover 101

HOME FULL TIME: Dedicated Pet Nanny

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Reijun was amazing! I’ve had 2-3 other sitters and had been uncertain about bringing in another. I have a skittish 1 year old kitten + 4 yr old cat that absolu… (more)"

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10. Robb Verified Enhanced Background Check

Love all the doggies and kitties!!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Robb was extremely responsive when we had to find a sitter for a week when we'd just moved to the state. He came by for a meet and greet with our very cuddly a… (more)"

11. SUNNY Verified Background CheckRover 101

Sunny ~n~Clyde's Doggie Destination

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Sunny was a great sitter and really knew how to put me and my cat Sam at ease. I could trust that Sammy was in good hands with her. She was so kind, welcoming,… (more)"

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12. Michelle Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Specialize w/cats, bunnies, smalls!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle was so wonderful to our seven month old pup! Attentive to our needs and those of our puppy. She was always in ready communication and we were comforta… (more)"

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13. Liz Verified Background Check

Peaceful dog lover can come to you!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Dogs love me! I am gentle and kind yet firm when providing guidance. I am available almost everyday, have my own vehicle and can provide overnight ca… (more)

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14. Briana Verified Background Check

Patient & Loving

Cleveland Heights, oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Briana has been such a huge help with our pups! She is attentive, caring, provides constant updates and is quick to respond. We’re looking fwd to continuing to… (more)"

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15. Trinity Verified Background Check

Pets are Family!!

Waverly, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"It was really easy working with Trinity. From coordinating details before my trip to her giving updates during. I have a blind cat that is typically super scar… (more)"

16. Amanda & Cody Verified Background Check

Dog Trainer and Animal Lover!

McClymonds, oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda and Cody were great with our two cats. I can tell Coco and Clementine enjoyed their visits. They were excited to see us when we returned from our travel… (more)"

17. Kaitlin Verified Background Check

I’ll run and cuddle with you pup!

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

"Kaitlin was great with my kitties. She was very patient when they were unsure of her and maybe not so happy about having a sitter to begin with. They received… (more)"

18. Cynthia Verified Background Check

Eat. Play. Love.

Produce And Waterfront, oakland, CA, 94607

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would highly recommend Cynthia. She is always quick to respond to dog walking request and is always punctual. Thanks Cynthia for taking care of Jax while I’m… (more)"

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19. Camyle Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Willing to go the extra mile!

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

"Camyle is great with Socks! Very kind and professional! She took care of my energetic husky while I was traveling for the weekend, She was communicative and I … (more)"

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20. Paisley Verified Background Check

Full time dog mama

McClymonds, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

About: I welcome all pups (big or small, young and older, and any pup with disabilities). On any given day, I enjoy cuddling in bed, running around local do… (more)

When it comes to pet sitting, dog owners in Downtown Oakland, CA love 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.

A Daily Treat: A Blog by Rover

Rover's got you covered, even when you don't need a pet sitter or dog walker. Check out our blog for pictures of adorable dogs, help on your biggest dog-related questions, and more:

Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Downtown, Oakland donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Oakland.

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