House Sitting in Fairfax, Oakland

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

1. Megan

Here for all your pup's needs!

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meghan is a wonderfully affectionate, patient, and responsible dog sitter. She has a friendly and gentle approach that pooches respond very well to. She has ... (more)"

2. Andrea

Your dog's new best friend

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"So happy to have found Andrea! She's engaging and patient with my silly mutt, communicative, and close by to my house. Will be definitely using her again. (more)"

3. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

"Laura took amazing care of my home and my pet. I have an older dog with special needs and Laura gave her the attention and oversight she needed. She gave me ... (more)"

4. Liam

I hella love dogs

Eastmont Hills, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have had many pet sitters over the years and Liam is by far the BEST! He is incredibly responsible, respectful, and communicative. He has taken great care ... (more)"

5. Perrie

I already love your dog!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Perrie does a fantastic job with overnights watching my dog. Denzel absolutely loves her! She keeps me updated and sends pics which I love! (more)"

6. Aimee

Life long animal enthusiast ❤️

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, 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)"

7. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Maria watched our two dogs while we were gone for a family wedding over the weekend. She did a fantastic job and we returned to a clean house and happy puppi... (more)"

8. Savannah

Ready to meet your dogs!!

Sequoyah, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

"Savannah was very good at communicating with us, both before and during our trip. She sent pictures of our two dogs, who looked quite happy playing fetch in ... (more)"

9. Theresa

Loves dogs more than dogs love life

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: People have always told me that I have an extra big heart, and tons of love to give. I'd love to welcome your furry friend into my heart furever. I... (more)

10. Kim

Smart, fun and energetic.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kim was great with communication ahead of the dog sitting and even came to my house to meet my dog and me. My pup was quite happy when I returned home from ... (more)"

11. Amber

I'm a great pack leader

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"So happy to have found Amber! She recently stayed 3 night with our 2 dogs and cat. She is very easy to work with, has great communication stills, sent upda... (more)"

12. Shani

Artsy-Fartsy Queer Vegan Feminst

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting

"Shani is absolutely a responsible and loving caregiver of dogs, cats, and creatures of all kinds! Your pet will be in good hands with them. :) (more)"

13. Laura

Passionate caregiver of animals!

Cleveland Heights, OAKLAND, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura was very good. She was flexible in working with our schedule and very friendly. We felt very comfortable leaving Arlo with her, especially after she me... (more)"

14. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

4 repeat clients

About: I am a friendly, compassionate person and I look forward to meeting you and your fur baby. I'm an active listener who understands your objectives ... (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 so calm with our very sweet, large pit bull who can be very "enthusiastic" meeting new people at home ;) This was our first time using th... (more)"

16. Emily

I adore people, animals, and nature

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Emily is a great aunt to our 10-year old Chihuahua, we know when we leave her with Emily that she will be walked regularly, cared for and even spoiled! She i... (more)"

17. Juliane

Pet loving professional

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

1 repeat client

"Juliane was a fantastic sitter. She is mature, responsible, and made me feel at ease about leaving our dear sweet baby in her hands. We will definitely be us... (more)"

18. Anderson

I like animals and the outdoors!

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Andy really saved the day! Our dog Ziggy's separation anxiety has been getting worse and we had 3 hours to book a house sitter. He responded right away and... (more)"

19. Jennifer

You're furbaby will be like family.

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

3 repeat clients

"Jennifer watched my pup and kitty for a week over Christmas! We never like leaving our fur babies for long but Jennifer gave us updates everyday with picture... (more)"

20. Delilah

Oakland Oasis for your pet!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Delilah took great care of my dogs and was very charming to talk to. I will hire her again! (more)"

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