Dog Boarding in Fairfax, Oakland

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

1. Iryna

Reliable, caring and love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

8 repeat clients

"I would give 6 stars if I could! Iryna was incredibly communicative, flexible and accommodating to our changing schedule. We can't thank her enough! She, Vin... (more)"

2. Annie

Canyon Country Vacation for Dogs

Canyon, CA, 94516

Dog Boarding

27 repeat clients

"Annie was great! My pup Apollo had a great time playing with other dogs and running around the tremendous amounts of nature right in Annie's backyard. She al... (more)"

3. Indigo & Shakir

Responsible & Loving Home

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

15 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)"

Available this weekend
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. Molly

Your dog will play with my pug!

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding

11 repeat clients

"Excellent sitter. Took very good care of my two dogs. The dogs were able to go outside in her yard to run and play. And Molly sent me pictures every day. (more)"

6. Saki

Dog and cat lover

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I feel like Saki did a great job and really cared for our dog. The last place felt like there was no caring, just a place to safely park your dog. The updat... (more)"

7. Sarita

Dog-loving couple w/ fenced-in yard

Saint Elizabeth, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Sarita and Aaron are the best dog sitters! Not only are they flexible and fantastic with our dogs, their rates are affordable to boot! They sent us picture... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Suzanne

Large garden and lots of love

Eastmont Hills, Oakland, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding

19 repeat clients

"My dog is an older dog with special needs and Suzanne was understanding and patient with him. She was also flexible when our travel plans changed which was g... (more)"

9. Erica

Fun, loving home w/ a playful pup!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

20 repeat clients

"Erica took wonderful care of our little girl during a two day weekend stay. She sent us plenty of photos and went the extra mile to make sure our dog had pl... (more)"

10. Chris

I love life, dogs and being outside

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

About: I'm home almost full time and so have lots of time to give your pooch lots of love and attention. I love to walk around Lake Merritt and dogs love... (more)

11. Maria

Nurturing dog care !

Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

18 repeat clients

"This is my first rover.com experience and I was very happy with Maria who is very knowledgeable about dogs and made me and Ginger feel very comfortable she s... (more)"

12. Noel

Loving and Patient Animal Lover!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

3 repeat clients

"Your pet could not be in better care! Noel is responsible, patient, and nurturing, and above all, is a passionate dog caregiver. You will be able to breathe ... (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Phyllis

Dogs recognize me as a dog lover

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

8 repeat clients

"Phyllis has a GREAT rapport with our dog Sam. I witnessed it firsthand when I came to pick him up. He wasn't even that excited to see me! He just kept chilli... (more)"

14. Tamara

Pawsome Sauce

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Tamara has been wonderful with Piper. She was accomodating for me last minute both in arranging a meet up & keeping Piper. I have loved the picture & video u... (more)"

15. Sara

Best Dog Auntie Ever!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

4 repeat clients

About: I love dogs! I have cared for my parents and friends dogs for most of my life, and clients and friends have me at the top of their list to watch ... (more)

16. Kara

I want to hang with your pup!

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Kara has done a fantastic job raising her French Bulldog, Eddie. In fact, she has done such an exceptional job training him that he will stay right by your ... (more)"

17. Allie

Pet toy designer = dog dream sitter

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Allie is awesome! Our energetic, playful Oliver stayed with her for five days while we were traveling. She sent regular photo updates and Oliver appeared to... (more)"

18. Jessica

Dog lover with back yard

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Our dogs loved Jessica! We asked Jessica to watch our two big dogs for Memorial Day and she responded quickly and was able to schedule us for a meet and gre... (more)"

19. Susan

We love dogs!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Susan and her daughter are great and clearly love dogs. Our dog had a great time spending a couple nights with them. Susan texted me updates and enjoyed tak... (more)"

20. Danielle

Your dogs new fav. hangout!

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding

"My original sitting arrangement fell through and Danielle was able to take the hound on short notice for a holiday weekend. She was friendly and flexible to... (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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