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.

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
1. Becky

Experienced & Loving Dog Handler

Berkeley, CA, 94702

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

"Becky is easy to communicate with and good with dogs. I think Sobu and Sora had a good time with her. Thank you so much, Becky. I will definitely contact you... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
2. Zach

Future & Last Minute Welcomed!

Shafter, Oakland, CA, 94618

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Just met Zach at a meet and greet and my shy pup loved him right away. Zach has a calm and gentle demeanor which is perfect for my shy little guy. I feel Zac... (more)"

3. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Laurin has been a dream sitter for my senior dog, even when my plans change last minute. He takes a while to warm up to people, and I'm so happy to have a co... (more)"

4. Dalisa

Experienced dog adventurer :-)

Berkeley, CA, 94702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dalisa was very accommodating of our changing schedule. She got along well with our puppy — a very successful first walk (more)"

5. Amy

Run - Walk - Play!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amy is so awesome! Very trustworthy and my cat loved getting attention while I was gone. I will absolutely request Any again! Thank you Amy! (more)"

6. Marissa

Let's hit the trail! Home Full-Time

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marissa has been great. She’s been really communicative, flexible with last minute needs, and takes adorable pictures of our dog. I would definitely recomm... (more)"

7. Jan

I love them all!

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jan took did two house visits a day for my dog while I was gone on a trip for 5 days. He is very polite, was immediately comfortable with my dog (and vise ve... (more)"

8. An Duc

Happiness is a Warm Puppy

Fruitvale Station, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

"I had a great experience with An Duc - he was extremely responsive and easy to work with and it seems like he really tired out my pup, and got her lots of ex... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
9. Lisa

PA student with a love for animals!

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Lisa did an AWESOME job looking after our cat Milla. She was extremely responsive and flexible which was great since we requested her help on very short noti... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
10. Julian and Karolina

Outdoorsy Dog Lovers

Berkeley, CA, 94703

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

"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)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
11. Connie

Responsible, Caring and Fun

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Connie is one of the most reliable and compassionate animal lovers I know. I’ve worked in the veterinary field for 30yrs and would trust her with any of my p... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
12. Tasha

I’m Home Full Time & I Love Walks!

Rockridge, Oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tasha very prompt and clear in her communication, which is important to us as anxious dog parents working with a new caregiver. We got a thorough report on t... (more)"

13. Laci

Pet photographer/Animal lover

alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laci was incredible!! She took excellent care of Carter & Coolidge, her reports were detailed and she sent the best pictures! She really took the time to get... (more)"

14. Gretchen

I love walks!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gretchen has been amazing at coming and taking care of my puppy who can’t yet go on walks because she doesn’t have all her shots ! She’s very easy to coordin... (more)"

15. Amber

Dogs are my spirit animal!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Such an enjoyable and stress-free experience having Amber watch Kapuka. Thanks for always responding quickly to my text messages and questions. Appreciate th... (more)"

16. SUNNY

Sunny ~n~Clyde's Doggie Destination

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"We love having Sunny watch our dogs. They love her like one of the family and she treats them like they're a part of her family. Our dogs get really stress... (more)"

17. Alex

Let's get your pups outdoors!

Lakeshore, Oakland, CA, 94610

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi! My name is Alex. I have 3 years of experience with dogs - walking, housesitting, and supporting owners with their training. I love all animals ... (more)

18. Kitty

I'll take your dog on hiking trips!

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I met Kitty in college and have known her for more than 6 years now. I would highly recommend her as your dog caregiver because I know she is responsible, cl... (more)"

19. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Naomi is most excellent! (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
20. Michael

Active animal lover

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

"Michael really helped me out when I was in a bind!!! He was so wonderful and sweet and my Alamo took to him immediately! Definitely plan to be a repeat custo... (more)"

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