House Sitting in Fairfax, Oakland

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

1. Andrea

Your dog's new best friend

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Andrea was amazing with my dog! She sent me a lot of photos of all the fun things they went to do like: trips to the beach, hikes in the hills, and trips to ... (more)"

2. Willie Mae

Doggie Luving

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"I have known Willie Mae for two years and have witnessed the love and care she provides to both her own dogs and to other dogs she watches. She loves taking ... (more)"

3. Julie

Patient and Trustworthy Dog Lover!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Julie is amazing! I was able to enjoy my 9 day vacation in Europe because of her. I got photos and she was great at communicating Toro's well being with me... (more)"

4. Michael

Toys, Treats, & Hikes, Oh My!

Reservoir Hill-Meadow Brook, Oakland , CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Michael was great! The pets loved him. He sent frequent picture updates and the house was spotless when we got home. Will definitely be using Michael in the ... (more)"

5. Theresa

Loves dogs more than dogs love life

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Theresa was on time and great to work with as she was on 2 previous "sits". Dog is happy. Theresa gives great feedback during the stay also! (more)"

6. Danielle

Dog lover with years of experience!

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Danielle was wonderful! She was nice enough to meet for coffee prior to her overnight stays at our apartment. She sent lots of photos of our cat and dog whil... (more)"

7. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

31 repeat clients

"Laura was a fantastic sitter for my dog Bea and my cat Mowgli. She stayed at our apartment for the weekend and took great care of the animals. She sent updat... (more)"

8. Shani

Artsy-Fartsy Queer Vegan Feminst

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Cannot say enough positive things about my experience with Shani. I completely trust them with my dog and cats. Shani loves them and it shows in how they res... (more)"

9. Kim

A punchy, energetic animal lover

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had very positive experiences caring for my neighbors dog, taking him on walks and doing some positive-reinforcement training with him. Teac... (more)

10. Liam

I hella love dogs

Eastmont Hills, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Liam was great. He was on time as we had an early morning departure. Molly seems well cared for. The hose was left in perfect order. Thank you Liam. (more)"

12. Aimee

Life long animal enthusiast ❤️

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

1 repeat client

"Aimee was great watching our little pup. She took great care watching her and our puppy's behavior has improved under her watch. i would recommend her to ... (more)"

13. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Maria is terrific! Very communicative, extremely professional, trustworthy, and we came home to happy (and completely worn out) pups! Thank you Maria!! (more)"

14. Kim

Smart, fun and energetic.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kim was great from our original inquiry through the end of her stay with our dog. Both our pup and our home were in perfect condition, and we're absolutely g... (more)"

15. Luis

Responsible couple for your pup(s)!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Luis and Tara were extremely responsible with my 12-week-old puppy, who was sick at the time and needed extra TLC! They were responsive from the first minute... (more)"

16. Perrie

Responsible, reliable, trustworthy

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Perrie was fantastic! The dogs were happy when we got home and the house was spotless. She sent regular text and photo updates as well. We will definitely be... (more)"

17. Maya

Fun, friendly, experienced petlover

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Maya has watched and walked my dogs multiple times, and holds the distinction of being the only dog-sitter to successfully watch them without letting them ou... (more)"

18. Anderson

I like animals and the outdoors!

Patten, oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Anderson took wonderful care of our dog, bunny, and chickens. He had some unexpected snafus thrown at him during the week he was at our house (our fault, no... (more)"

19. Taylor-Symone

Fun Dog Lover With Open Home!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

1 repeat client

"This girl would be the besy person to take care of your pets. She treat animals the same way you will treat a new born baby! With unlimited amounts of love :) (more)"

20. Delilah

Oakland Oasis for your pet!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Delilah is wonderful. Reliable, excellent with communication, goes above and beyond every time we book with her. Highly recommended!!! :) (more)"

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