Dog Boarding in Fairfax, Oakland

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

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1. Briana Verified Background Check

Patient & Loving

Cleveland Heights, oakland, CA, 94608

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

"When my original plans for my dog fell through, I found Briana on Rover. She took great care of my dog and sent me updates and pictures a few times a day. It... (more)"

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2. Hy & Arlo Verified Background Check

Cheers to pups! Cheers to all!

Peralta-Hacienda, Oakland, CA, 94601

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"I would highly recommend Hy & Arlo! Our dog had a wonderful week with them! They were responsive, shared the cutest pictures, and provided loving care to o... (more)"

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3. Sophie & Jonathan Verified Background CheckRover 101

Lovely fun safe home away from home

Chabot Park, Oakland, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Sophie and Johnathan are the most amazing and caring pet lovers. I received updates everyday, including pictures and videos. It was reassuring to know Ryl... (more)"

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4. Stephanie Verified Background Check

All things pawsitive!

Seminary, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

"Stephanie was AMAZING! We had to make last minute changes to our plans...and not only was she professional and accommodating...but sent multiple photos and v... (more)"

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5. Raina Verified Background Check

Hikes, Big Yard, Flexible Hours!

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Raina was great!! She provided regular updates with photos and specifics about Oscar’s stay. Oscar loved her and her pup Bender. Oscar’s not always comfortab... (more)"

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6. Elisabete Maria Tavares Verified Enhanced Background Check

Doggies love me

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

About: Furry babies strive when they are well exercised. Physical activity is crucial in their life. They get into less mischief and are happier. About me... (more)

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7. Jen Verified Background CheckRover 101

Stay and Play

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Jen was fantastic. My dogs clearly had such a great time, that I almost felt bad about taking them home. They got along great with her dog, and the photos Je... (more)"

8. Lindsay Verified Background Check

Yes to snuggles and walks!

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"I feel like I hit the dog sitter jackpot! Lindsay and her family were the most perfect, patient, loving home-away-from-home for my dog. They provided lots of... (more)"

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9. Julia Verified Background Check

Home away from home!

Patten, oakland, CA, 94601

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"Julia is my go to sitter and there's no one I would trust more to take care of my dog. Why she's so great: - She has a flexible job that allows her to p... (more)"

10. Dierdre Verified Background Check

Paws leave an imprint on my heart.D

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding

"Dierdre and Joy hosted our active young lab for six days. It was a great experience from first contact through the Meet and Greet to us completing the actual... (more)"

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11. Sean Verified Background Check

Eng Professor & Animal Lover

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

"Sean had looked after my dog Summy. This was our very first boarding and I was pleased with the outcome. There were some difficulties since it was Summy’s fi... (more)"

12. Jason Verified Background Check

Lakeside Bark and Breakfast

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding

"Jason was fantastic, took our dog Nova on short notice and was so loving and kind to her. He even sent cute photos of her having fun by the lake. Jason commu... (more)"

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13. Christina & Brian Verified Enhanced Background Check

Family of dog lovers to help you!

Redwood Heights, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Christina and Brian were great sitters. They took the time to understand our dog's needs. They sent frequent pictures and updates while our dog was with them... (more)"

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14. Edwin & Phoebe Verified Background Check

Large yard; loving; responsible

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Edwin and Phoebe were hands down the best dog sitters we have had for Tucker. Lot of pictures, lots of play, and Tucker returned tired from exercise and low-... (more)"

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15. Russell Verified Enhanced Background Check

Your fur fam is my fur fam!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

"Russell was very kind to watch my, not entirely trained, 7 mo Yorkie. He is extremely responsive in his communication. When we picked Nico up, he was getting... (more)"

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16. Darcy Verified Background Check

🐾 Canine Companion Champion 🐾

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

About: Hello, I am a recent graduate of the University of California at Berkeley and I am a "Canine Companion Champion" with a Five-Paw Approval rating 🐾.... (more)

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17. Suzanne Verified Background Check

Reliable,Experienced 24hr care

Eastmont Hills, Oakland, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding

"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)"

18. Tomas Verified Background Check

I dig dogs!

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding

"Little Magda fell in love with Tomas and his family especially sweet Mocha. Appreciated the ease in which Tomas and his family made coordinating her stay an... (more)"

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19. Rebecca Verified Background Check

I don’t mind a dog on the couch 🐶

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"I highly recommend Rebecca! Rebecca took care of my Billow and Botwin while I was away at a conference. Rebecca was very communicative and sent pictures ever... (more)"

20. MaryCatherine Verified Background Check

Fun, doggy-friendly home!

Millsmont, Oakald, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"We completely trust our dog with Mary Catherine. I have lost count of the number of times we take him to her for a day or even a full week. She is reliable, ... (more)"

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.

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 Fairfax, 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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