House Sitting in Fairfax, Oakland

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Raven Verified Background Check

Will care for your pal as you would

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Raven is awesome! She totally saved the day when my sitter had to cancel the day before a very important date (Avengers Endgame!). Raven was kind, professional… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
2. Christine Verified Enhanced Background Check

You had me at "woof / meow!"

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was not only my first time using Rover, but my first time leaving my dog with anyone but a friend. I was pretty nervous, because it was very last minute, … (more)"

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3. Julia Verified Background CheckRover 101

Provider of hikes & belly rubs

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

"Julia did an absolutely stellar job taking care of our basset hound, Charlie. I think he was almost disappointed when I walked in the door instead of her! (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
4. Stephanie Verified Background Check

All things pawsitive!

Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"OK so let me preface this by saying that when you find an incredible dog sitter, there's nothing quite like it. Stephanie has house sat and boarded my 2 dogs f… (more)"

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5. Iryna Verified Background CheckRover 101

Best Belly Rubs in Bay area

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jackson loved Iryna immediately. She was so great with him and very professional. I hope to continue to have her pet sit for me moving forward. (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
6. Adam Verified Enhanced Background Check

I'm a Pet Person!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"Adam is one of those special people, full of empathy, who easily connects with animals (and children). He is very responsible, treats others' pets as well as … (more)"

7. Asher Verified Enhanced Background Check

COVID-Conscious Pet Sitter

Rancho San Antonio, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Asher is fantastic!! Can't say enough about how happy I am to have had Asher take care of my finicky dog Winston. Winston is old and has been through a lot in … (more)"

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8. Cathy Verified Background Check

I'll be there when you can't be!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"What a blessing Cathy was. We had asked her to house sit our normally anxious beagle, Magic. He took to her right away and clearly he was very well taken car… (more)"

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9. Una Verified Background Check

Your animals are my top priority!!!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"It would be hard to find someone more responsible and caring than Una! She genuinely loves animals and she shows it in her care. She's experienced in small and… (more)"

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10. Mackenzie Verified Background Check

Loving companion for your fur baby

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

"Makenzie is one of the best sisters we've found on Rover. She's great with our dogs and our dogs love her! But on top of that, she's great at communicating and… (more)"

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11. Megan Verified Enhanced Background Check

*Drop Ins *Walks *Pet Sitting *Cats

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I reached out to Megan the first time with a pretty last minute stay request and she was super accommodating and scheduled a meet and greet right away. I have … (more)"

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12. Nancy Verified Background Check

NANCY’S LOVING SERVICE❤️

Fairfax Business-Wentworth-Holland, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nancy was so good with our Isa! Many people consider her difficult but Nancy was patient, caring and attentive and broke through to the charming aspects of her… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
13. Sally Verified Background Check

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Sally would be the ideal dog caregiver. She loves dogs and is very reliable and responsible. She loves long walks and is very caring. She has taken care of … (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
14. 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

"I have 6 dogs. Maggie, Stanley, Oliver, Miley, Charlie, and Seamus. Shannon watched all 6 over the month of October, and while I was worried, I was quickly cal… (more)"

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15. 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 did a great job taking care of our babies. She was very attentive to detail and sent photos and updates. The house looked just as I had left it, too.… (more)"

16. Nicole Verified Background Check

Here for a dog of a time

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole was an absolute star with my dog, Noah. She took impeccable care of him and the house while I was away for three nights. It can be very unsettling lea… (more)"

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 Easter weekend
17. Jenny Verified Background Check

Loves and cares for dogs and cats

Harrington, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Jenny was absolutely fantastic with our gregarious bunch! She was super flexible with timing, took wonderful (frequent) photos for our comfort, and communicati… (more)"

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18. 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

"Demonstrating compassion, commitment and a whole lot of care, Kacie epitomizes the power of one, single handedly making a difference in the lives of pets in ne… (more)"

19. Kendra Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog rescuer to the rescue!

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting

"Six stars. Kendra is an absolute pro and was so good with our dog Peaty. She took the time to get to know him before hand and was a great communicator during h… (more)"

20. Corrin Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

I’m your next Rover!!

Sausal Creek, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Corrin was fantastic! She accepted with short notice, was extremely flexible with scheduling and pickups, sent lots of pics, and took great care of our pup. Sh… (more)"

Dog owners in Fairfax, Oakland, CA love booking house sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 21 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Fairfax, Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.8/5 stars. Booking house sitting can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book house sitting with Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a house sitter near you in Fairfax.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Fairfax, Oakland house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Fairfax, Oakland, CA who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Fairfax house sitters near you, 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. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Fairfax, Oakland, CA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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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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