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 is a superstar! She is very responsible, loving, warm, and passionate about pets! Our animals had no trouble whatsoever with falling in love with her ... (more)"

2. Sarah

Experienced, trustworthy dog lover!

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sarah is responsible and attentive. Basil loved showing her around the neighborhood. (more)"

3. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

"Laura was wonderful and we would definitely recommend her for others new to Rover. She took excellent care of Peaches and kept us up to date daily on how Pea... (more)"

4. Vandy

FUN AND CARING ANIMAL LOVER!!!

Cox, Oakland, CA, 94603

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

"Vandy is a great dog walker! He enjoys taking dogs on runs and local hiking trails. If you have an athletic dog who loves to play fetch all day or a dog that... (more)"

5. Nicole

The ultimate dog lover!

Mountain View Cemetery, oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi, my name is Nicole and i am currently a freshman at California College of the Arts. love dogs of all kinds. I have a dog of my own at home but w... (more)

6. 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)"

7. Lauren

Fun-loving but responsible!

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren is an exceptional person. She has taken care of my dogs over many years, to the point they are excited when I leave on a trip so Lauren can come play ... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. 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)"

10. Aimee

Life long animal enthusiast ❤️

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aimee was awesome! We will definitely book with her again. :) (more)"

11. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

3 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)

12. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Maria was fantastic with Sammy! She had our hyper active pup chilling on the couch on the first day (big sign of his being comfortable with someone). She al... (more)"

13. 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)"

14. Christy

Enthusiastic Texan Loves Pups!

Montclair, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 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)"

15. Jennifer

You're furbaby will be like family.

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

2 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)"

16. Amber

I'm a great pack leader

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amber was great! Maggie was happy to see me when I got home, but more excited to see Amber when she dropped off the key! (more)"

17. Daryl

I have a soft spot for animals.

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

18. 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)

19. Jenn

Outdoors + Dogs = Happiness

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenn is a wonderful dog caregiver who is very responsible and attentive. She is good with all types of dogs, and enjoys every minute of it. She is also caref... (more)"

20. 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)"

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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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