House Sitting in Fairfax, Oakland

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

1. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amazing as always. Naomi is our go to sitter for our 3 dogs. She sends pics and texts updates throughout the stay. We feel confident and worry free with ... (more)"

2. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Such a thoughtful and flexible sitter! We feel very lucky when Laura can come stay with our pup. Great communication means that we never worry when Laura is... (more)"

3. Regina

** I Walk the Walk 4pooch❤️

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting

"Regina was absolutely wonderful! I needed a sitter fairly last-minute, and I was nervous about finding a house sitter for the first time for our labradoodle ... (more)"

4. Talia

Time with a dog is time well spent

Sequoyah, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Talia is amazing. I have used her twice to watch my elderly dog, and she always does such a good job. She is very responsible and communicates and sends pict... (more)"

5. Stephanie

Reliable and fun dog sitter

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Very happy with Stephanie. She kept the house clean and the animals happy. All 4 cats and our Odin dog were very contented when we go home. I would definitel... (more)"

6. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maria did an excellent job with our 2 dogs! One dog developed a behavior problem because we left without her. Maria was great at dealing with that includin... (more)"

7. Rowan

I always pick up their poop!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Super responsive and great with our dog! (more)"

8. Amy

Run - Walk - Play!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amy was responsive, thoughtful, and responsible. She also got along GREAT with our two large dogs. We came back from a weekend away to two tired and happy pu... (more)"

9. Brady

Last Minute Requestes Welcome!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

"Brady did a great job as an overnight sitter in our home for our cats and elderly dog. He was professional, friendly, and on-time for our meetings. He respon... (more)"

10. Rebecca

Dogs make everything better!

alameda, CA, 94502

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

"Rebecca was fantastic. She was super reliable. As soon as I met her I could tell that she knew what she was doing. She asked the right questions and was ver... (more)"

11. Deirdra

Compassionate | Experienced | Loyal

Fairfax, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Deirdra is the biggest animal lover I know! She has three dogs of her own and I have seen firsthand the love and affection she shows each of them. Deirdra ha... (more)"

12. Emily

I adore people, animals, and nature

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Emily did an amazing job of petsitting my two dogs. She sent pics and keep me updated while I was away. If anything came up she made me aware and she left t... (more)"

13. Brandy

Friendly and experienced pet lover

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brandi stayed at our house and watched after our dog, Sadie, and cat, Bailey. Brandi was great and super reliable. Sadie is a very leash reactive dog wit... (more)"

14. Kimberly

All day, every day!

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kimberly was great! She sent me text updates of my dog while I was gone, and it meant I could relax and enjoy my vacation because I knew he was in good hands... (more)"

15. Rosie

Let's RUN (or walk)!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rosie was able to stay the weekend with Azoth with less then a weeks notice. She sent cute update pictures over the weekend ensuring he was having a good time. (more)"

16. Natascia

Home for Summer, love to run & walk

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Natascia has been my pet sitter for approximately 8-9 years now. I have had some negative interactions with other sisters, and have become extremely particu... (more)"

17. Kim

Pet Sitting for Summer Holidays

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have been a dog walker and pet sitter on and off for the last 2 years, and it has changed my life. I have experience caring for puppies (6-9 mont... (more)

18. Anna

Family looking to love your dog!

Upper Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Anna has a warm and loving heart, and would be a great sitter for dogs. She has a fun loving family that would welcome dogs and make them feel at home. (more)"

19. An Duc

Happiness is a Warm Puppy

Fruitvale Station, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

"Thank you so much, An Duc, for being such an excellent dog sitter for our 12week old puppy! An Duc not only watched our very active puppy in our home the ful... (more)"

20. Kalima

Animal Lover Ready for Dog Energy!

Peralta-Hacienda, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Charlie loved hanging with Kalima! I came home to a happy and tired pup which is the best experience when you have to leave your dog behind. Kalima gave plen... (more)"

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