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. Dani Verified Background Check

Animal Rescue Professional Avail

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"My needy little Theodore adores Dani! She's watched him several times, and I feel super safe and at ease when leaving him in her care. My pup is a rescue and h… (more)"

2. Jason Verified Background Check

Lakeside Bark and Breakfast

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

"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 communi… (more)"

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3. Dierdre Verified Background Check

Paws leave an imprint on my heart.D

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"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 s… (more)"

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4. Jenny Verified Background Check

Loves and cares for dogs and cats

Harrington, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Long overdue review! Jenny and her family took great care of our pooch while we were out of town. It was our first time having her boarded, and we were nervous… (more)"

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5. Kacie Verified Background Check

Dogs Are My Spirit Animal

Fairfax, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

"Kacie is super sweet, patient, and kind! I knew Morty would be in good hands with her, and I felt confident the whole time I was away. I recommend her without … (more)"

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6. Courtney Verified Background Check

Dog Lover with time for your pup!

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

"Courtney was an absolute joy to work with! She took great care of my pup Diesel and as extremely diligent with communication. I would definitely recommend her … (more)"

7. Molly Verified Background CheckRover 101

Your dog will lounge with my pug!

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding

"Molly was super attentive and responsive. Felt very comfortable with her watching our boys. She sent multiple pictures daily. I would highly recommend! (more)"

8. Tomas Verified Background Check

I dig dogs!

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding

"Tomas, Rosario, and Bella are excellent dog sitters! I always feel comfortable leaving my Chihuahua Coco with them because it is obvious how much they love dog… (more)"

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9. Tamara Verified Background Check

Pawsome Sauce

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Tamara was fantastic with my Labrador. We needed dog sitting at the last minute, and were new to Rover. Tamara was great at introducing our dog to her home and… (more)"

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10. Suzanne Verified Background Check

Reliable,Experienced 24hr Care

Eastmont Hills, Oakland, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding

"Suzanne was awesome with my pups. From our first meeting to the pickup she was great with communication and efficiency. I could tell my pups enjoyed their stay… (more)"

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11. Sophie & Jonathan Verified Background CheckRover 101

Lovely Fun&Safe Home Away From Home

Chabot Park, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

"Love these guys. Great location plus above and beyond in almost every aspect. They took great care of our two furry friends while we were away for a week. Mo… (more)"

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12. Sabrina Verified Background Check

Beach side stay while you're away!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Sabrina was awesome from beginning to end. Coordination and communication was super smooth. We felt good knowing Radio was going to a family who loves dogs. We… (more)"

13. Marta Verified Background CheckRover 101Home inspection and phone-screening

Time for belly rubs & long walks!

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding

"Marta was great! Our pug had a great stay in her charming home. She was reassuring and immediately made our dog feel welcome and at home. Her two dogs were ver… (more)"

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14. Stuart Verified Background Check

Bringing a Smile to Dogs

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

"Stuart and his girlfriend were great! Very nice, easy going, and quick to respond to messages. We’d definitely ask them to dogsit Missy again in the future! (more)"

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15. Sarah Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Anybreed,Anytime

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Special thanks to Sarah for taking care of my pup. I was concerned about Titan, her large dog, however Kallie and Titan had a ball. We did a meet and greet whi… (more)"

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16. Shannon Verified Enhanced Background Check

Looking for more pets to L O V E !

Saint Elizabeth, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

"Shay has watched my cat Mia and Machida on several occasions! They did everything I asked like the litterbox, etc. They gave Mia her scheduled meds, sent me pi… (more)"

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17. Rebecca Verified Background Check

I don’t mind a dog on the couch 🐶

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Rebecca was wonderful with our 2 chihuahuas. We had never left them with anyone before but after meeting her and seeing her with the puppies we know that they … (more)"

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18. Lianne Verified Background Check

I love animals, I tolerate humans

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Penny’s stay was like her own doggie vacation! Lianne and her husband were so kind and accommodating with my 5 month old golden. We met their dogs ahead of tim… (more)"

19. Josue Verified Background CheckRover 101

Josh and fam Dog sitting Glenview

Glenview, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

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

"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 I… (more)"

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20. Alona Verified Background CheckRover 101

Love, care & exercise for your pet!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"This was the first time I've boarded my little dog, I was afraid of her behavior and also afraid of how the sitter/walker would threat her. She's a Shih Tzu an… (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.

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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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