Dog Boarding in Fairfax, Oakland

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Emily

Lots of hiking and dog parks!

Downtown, Oakland, CA, 94612

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Emily was a fantastic sitter for Paper Duckie. Having never used Rover before, I was apprehensive at first but after meeting Emily I was at ease that my pup... (more)"

2. Maggie

Your dogs other best friend

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

About: I absolutely love hanging out with dogs, and prefer taking them jogging or swimming if possible. I have a flexibility to work from home most days s... (more)

3. Molly

Your dog will play with my pug!

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding

15 repeat clients

"This was the first time I used Rover. Wow was I lucky! Both my dogs stayed with Molly and for so many reasons she was amazing. Molly was really wonderful wit... (more)"

4. Gregory

Work at home-Responsible Dog Lover!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

"I relied on Greg to provide a safe and affectionate environment for almost two years before I moved to Southern California. My pup, Frankie, came from the sh... (more)"

5. Indigo & Shakir

Responsible & Loving Home

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

23 repeat clients

"Shakir and Indigo are excellent hosts and hey we're so good to our beagle. He is not the average dog, he is a bit shy but they acommodated him very well and ... (more)"

6. Shelley

Furry Fun in Oakland

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"Benson had a great time during his weekend stay. Shelley sent photos of him on walks and playing, and he came home tired. There were also 3 other dogs of sim... (more)"

7. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

9 repeat clients

"Sally was wonderful with my furry monster. I can tell Dustin was very comfortable and happy to have spent time with Sally. I hope she will welcome my furry m... (more)"

8. Erica

Fun, loving home with a sweet pup!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

35 repeat clients

"Charlie had a WONDERFUL time with Erica and her dog Marshall. Frankly, I don't think he wanted to leave her house! Erica is kind and experienced. Loved ... (more)"

9. Terrence

Dog Balancing Training and Hotel

Las Palmas, Oakland, CA, 94603

Dog Boarding

91 repeat clients

"This is the best place to leave your dog if you need someone who knows the proper way to care for a dog. Terry goes the extra mile every time. He takes such ... (more)"

10. Julianne

Vet tech student

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Julianne was wonderful! We had a last minute request & she was accommodating & kind about making time to meet before we did the booking. Our pup was well car... (more)"

11. Suzanne

Large garden and lots of love

Eastmont Hills, Oakland, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding

24 repeat clients

"From our very first meet and greet Suzanne was loving and caring for our 11+ year old dog. We received pictures during our vacation which we really enjoyed. ... (more)"

12. Brianna

A true understanding of dogs

Rancho San Antonio, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

15 repeat clients

"I'm very, very happy with my dog's first stay at Brianna's. She is thoughtful and caring with her pack. My lil Murray was clearly enjoying his time there. Mu... (more)"

13. Iryna

Reliable, caring and love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

12 repeat clients

"For the first time in a long time Ty didn't seem so happy to see us. I could tell he had a great time and got lots of exercise. Iryna took great care of hi... (more)"

14. Anna

Family looking to love your dog!

Upper Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Anna and her family were wonderful with Renna. Their back yard was great for Renna to run around in and between the children and all the walks/hikes, Renna w... (more)"

15. Geraldine

Love & fun in Redwood Heights

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"My little Coco was treated like a family member from the start. I had peace in my heart that he was in good hands while I was away. Highly recommend!! (more)"

16. Jessica

Dog lover with back yard

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding

4 repeat clients

"This was Kaleb's first time being away from us other than being with our family so we were nervous at first. However, when we had a meet and greet with Jessi... (more)"

17. Kelley

Loving, Safe Family Home & Yard

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Our dog Luna does not like everybody, but she loves staying with Kelley. Kelley is a loving, caring person who loves animals and we always leave our Luna w... (more)"

18. Maria

Nurturing dog care !

Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

24 repeat clients

"Peterman loved his stay with Maria. He seemed to really enjoy his time with her and her dog. Maria is warm and friendly and extremely easy to be in contact ... (more)"

19. Josue

Josh and fam Dog sitting Glenview

Glenview, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

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

8 repeat clients

"Bailey clearly had a great time with Josue and his family. She was clearly comfortable in the environment when we picked her up and communications with Josue... (more)"

20. Phyllis

Dogs recognize me as a dog lover

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

13 repeat clients

"Our dogs had a wonderful stay with Phyllis! She has a lovely one story home (perfect for our dachshunds that should not be going up and down stairs), with a... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for overnight boarding for their dog. 21 owners have reviewed sitters in Fairfax, Oakland, CA, giving them an average rating of 4.8/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect dog sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a dog sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

Rover.com offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels and traditional dog sitting. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog, turn to Rover for your dog boarding needs. It's easy to find a loving Fairfax dog sitter on Rover who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at their sitter's home. Search from hundreds of dog sitters in Fairfax, Oakland, CA, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. 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. With Rover, pet boarding is guilt-free, cashless, and convenient. That way, you can hit the road happy knowing your dog's in loving hands while you're away.

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