Dog Boarding in Fairfax, Oakland

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

1. NP, Shanta, & Andre

Dog Family in SF/Bay!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

8 repeat clients

"Our dog had the BEST time with Lucas & Naruemon! Their coordination of picking up Viva was excellent. And from the looks of daily pictures, dog life looked... (more)"

2. Marijane

Beautiful Oakland Hills Home

Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

31 repeat clients

"Marijane was very easy to talk to, and went on a walk originally with Chloe and her dog to see if it would be a good fit. The dogs liked each other right off... (more)"

3. Annie

Canyon Country Vacation for Dogs

Canyon, CA, 94516

Dog Boarding

33 repeat clients

"Annie provided a true doggie haven for our pup - shady yard, long hikes every day, lots of other dogs to play with. He almost didn't want to leave and came h... (more)"

4. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

4 repeat clients

"This was my first time using Rover and Sally made it a great experience. Sally was available to watch Francisco at the last minute and he seemed to really en... (more)"

5. Phyllis

Dogs recognize me as a dog lover

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

12 repeat clients

"Phyllis is fabulous! We left our 4 year old Frenchie with her for 10 days while we were on vacation and couldn't have been happier about the stay. We met wit... (more)"

6. David

Nearby park, spacious house & deck.

Chabot Park, Oakland, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"The best thing I can tell you about Dave & Dogs is that I trust Dave with my dog! He has consistently taken great care of our dog when he has watched him fo... (more)"

7. Patrick

Summers off - avid runner

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Patrick has helped me out so many times with my fur babies! I feel Inky and bubbs get more excited when they see Patrick than they do me! He walks them to... (more)"

8. Shawn

An Oakland Oasis For Fido

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Shawn is the ultimate dog lover who cares for your pets as if they were her own. She’s responsible, friendly, and fun and your dog will always have the best ... (more)"

9. Brian

Home full time

San Leandro, CA, 94577

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"My Beagle Jigs is a just about 10 years old. He suffers from both bad knees and hips. We used to board Jigs at facilities such as the PetSmart Pet Hotel & Ha... (more)"

10. Anna

Family looking to love your dog!

Upper Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Anna has a warm and loving heart, and would be a great sitter for dogs. She has a fun loving family that would welcome dogs and make them feel at home. (more)"

11. Iryna

Reliable, caring and love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

11 repeat clients

"Iryna was great! My Izzy came home happy and Iryna accommodated all our requests and really put me at ease leaving my baby with her. Thank you so much! (more)"

12. Julianne

Senior dogs to the front! :)

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"We've had Julianne pet and house sit several times over the last few years. Whether it's a few days or two weeks when we are able to go to Ireland, Julianne... (more)"

13. Molly

Your dog will play with my pug!

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding

12 repeat clients

"Molly was great with Steve. Lots of photos, speedy replies, super flexible with timing/schedule. Thanks for everything, Molly! Steve will be back to hang wit... (more)"

14. Erica

Fun, loving home w/ a playful pup!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

29 repeat clients

"I am truly thrilled to have found Erica. From the moment I met her she was a true professional and clearly a dog lover. Leaving my little Bella for over a we... (more)"

15. Suzanne

Large garden and lots of love

Eastmont Hills, Oakland, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding

22 repeat clients

"Suzanne was prompt in her responses to email and communication, sent pictures of Buster and Anna during there stay, and was easy and professional to work wit... (more)"

16. Shelley

Furry Fun in Oakland

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"Shelley took great care of Fletcher, he came back happy and worn out! I got a Tom of updates and pictures from her that eased my mind while I was away. Would... (more)"

17. Wilson

Dog Park Neighbors! Dimond District

Upper Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding

17 repeat clients

"Mochi had the best time with Caren and her family. I could tell she was very well taken care of and was given constant love and attention. She became best fr... (more)"

18. Tia

Dog lover looking 2 help others!!!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Pippa came home a very happy dog and we are thrilled.. From the beginning of our contact, Tia was very good about staying in touch. We did a meet and greet t... (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

7 repeat clients

"Josue and his family did a great job with Molly. She was nervous when she first got there, as usual but it was nice to see how happy and relaxed she was when... (more)"

20. Summer

Pup Oasis in Jingletown!

South Kennedy Tract, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Ozik looked like he was a pretty relaxed and happy guy during his stay with Summer, and she was very responsive by text (and understanding when we got stuck ... (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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