House Sitting in Fairfax, Oakland

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1. Diego

Diego's Doge Rose Daycare!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Diego is an amazing and knowledgeable dog sister. He took care of my sweet Luna with her quirks and all. Got thoughtful updates through out her stay along wi... (more)"

2. Andrea

Your dog's new best friend

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Andrea is a great dog-sitter. We checked in with each other over the course of me being away and her staying with Targa and I received pictures and lots of ... (more)"

3. Ernesto

Doggie's new best friend!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ernesto is an enthusiastic person! he is quite responsible and careful in all his environment. As testimony, I can say that with the dogs he had, was a wond... (more)"

4. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Maria was wonderful with our pups! They were very relaxed when we returned, almost as if we had never left! She was super responsive with contacting us and s... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
5. Diane

Dogs Love Me!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Diane is simply the best! Arrived on time every day and helped us reinforce the obedience/separation anxiety training techniques that we have been using wit... (more)"

6. Christy

Enthusiastic Texan Loves Pups!

Montclair, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Christy was great! From the moment we met her we knew she would be excellent with our older, three legged dog. We certainly weren't wrong. During our enti... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
7. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

25 repeat clients

"Laura is amazing--she has walked for us, and just did a homestay of 10 nights. Laura was wonderful about providing updates and cute photos of our dog. We wer... (more)"

8. Daryl

I have a soft spot for animals.

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Daryl was great! Quick to respond, easy to schedule a meet-and-greet with, loved our dog, was responsive to texts throughout her stay, and overall made us fe... (more)"

9. Sara

Full time dog lover <3

San Leandro, CA, 94577

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I've never met anyone who loves animals as much as Sara! She has been my friend for 2 years now and she takes care of my dogs whenever I'm away. She treats m... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
10. Melissa

A place like home for your pooch.

Lockwood Tevis, Oakland, CA, 94621

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

"Most caring, responsible dog sitter! If she could ,she would find a home for all sheltered animals. Willing to watch your pet any length of time. Has the mos... (more)"

11. Cristina

- Cristina Dogy-House sitter

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Cristina did an amazing job taking care of Ziggy and watching our house during a 10-day vacation. When she came over to drop off the keys, Ziggy was so exci... (more)"

12. Anna

foster, trainer, hiker : )

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Anna was a delight to work with and we would wholeheartedly recommend her! Responsive to our requests and questions and thorough in her own questions/prep pr... (more)"

13. Kim

Smart, fun and energetic.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"We booked house sitting with Kim last minute for July 4th weekend. We were a little worried at first, never having used Rover before, but Kim was super respo... (more)"

14. Michael

Dog Lover 4 Life

Millsmont, oakland, CA, 94605

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

1 repeat client

"Michael and Luisa were amazing. Angus loved them both and to make sure all was well, they made two visits with him before our gig, so that our big boy would ... (more)"

15. Amanda

I'm a Dog loving Panda :)

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: While I don't have any formal training caring for dogs, I have been living with dogs for the past 5 years, and previously owned a dog for 10. I lov... (more)

16. Jennifer

You're furbaby will be like family.

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

1 repeat client
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About: Hello! Price is negotiable, so feel free to shoot me a message! My name is Jennifer, and I am currently pursuing a nursing career. I've worked w... (more)

17. Sarah

Certified Veterinary Technician

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

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

" I have known Sarah since 2002 when she was the Vet Tech for our dog, Sparky, and two cats- one of which was elderly and eventually required hydration. Fro... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
18. Kirstin

Your Fur-Baby's New Favorite Spot!

Reservoir Hill-Meadow Brook, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

2 repeat clients

"Kirsten was great at making us feel at ease while our dogs were being babysat for the first time! She sent photos of the dogs daily so we knew they were enjo... (more)"

19. Rebecca

Creative Canine Caregiver

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rebecca is truly a gem! She took such great care of our three pups and consistently communicated with us as to how they were doing. My family truly trusts he... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Delilah

Oakland Oasis for your pet!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Delilah is an exceptional sitter! She's a true "dog mom", caring for our senior pup as if she were her own, providing detailed checkins so we never had to wo... (more)"

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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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