House Sitting in Fairfax, Oakland

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

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1. Layla Verified Background Check

Pre-Vet student who loves dogs!

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Layla was great with our puppy. We needed her help in the evening but she took the time to met up with me in the afternoon to get familiar with our area & ev... (more)"

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2. Michele Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Fun Pal & Protector Who Works @Home

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Michele was absolutely wonderful Sitting for Ginger at our home. The photos we received from Michele were a delight, seeing Ginger so happy! She took care of... (more)"

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3. Michaela Verified Enhanced Background Check

Loving & Dependable Care

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michaela was wonderful during her stay with our two cats and sweet pup over Christmas. They were all very well cared for and she left our house spotless. I e... (more)"

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4. Stephanie Verified Background Check

All things pawsitive!

Seminary, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

"OK so let me preface this by saying that when you find an incredible dog sitter, there's nothing quite like it. Stephanie has house sat and boarded my 2 dogs... (more)"

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5. Scott Verified Background Check

Lakeside doggie vacations

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"Scott is a wonderful human being, and an all-around great guy. He is kind, patient, understanding, and loves dogs. He has a gift with them- when he was with ... (more)"

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6. Sean Verified Background Check

Eng Professor & Animal Lover

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

"Sean has stayed in our home a few times and has always been dedicated to the care of our home as well to the care of our big cat and a few backyard chickens.... (more)"

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7. Jared Verified Background Check

I sit too much at work. Let's walk!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We were very lucky to find Jared at the last minute before a long trip. Besides being nice, kind and flexible, Jared took the best care of Theo. He was sensi... (more)"

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8. Megan Verified Enhanced Background Check

*Drop Ins *Walks *Pet Sitting *Cats

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan took amazing care of our animals, including a 10-year old recent tripod dog. She was very attentive to our instructions, and we returned to happy anima... (more)"

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9. Darcy Verified Background Check

🐾 Canine Companion Champion 🐾

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Darcy was great! She was super easy to communicate with, and kept in touch while we were out of town. Even when some last minute things changed (our contract... (more)"

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10. Ashley Verified Background Check

Lifelong dog lover

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashley was wonderful. She took great care of our Murphy, sent messages and pictures, and left great feedback. I would not hesitate to ask her to housesit again. (more)"

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11. Rebecca Verified Background Check

I don’t mind a dog on the couch 🐶

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Rebecca did a great job taking care of our babies. She was very attentive to detail and sent photos and updates. The house looked just as I had left it, to... (more)"

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12. Asher Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pet Care For Your On-The-Go Life

Rancho San Antonio, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Asher stayed with my large elderly dog and my cat for a long weekend and I couldn't be happier. He's new to Rover but has house/dogsit in the past. Since he ... (more)"

13. Priscilla Verified Background Check

Dogs best friend

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting

"Priscilla was such a lifesaver. I needed last minute care for Zero & she was quick to respond. My plans changed a few times & she was still able to work wit... (more)"

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14. Christine Verified Enhanced Background Check

You had me at "woof / meow!"

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Christine went above and beyond with our two cats, making sure to actually play with them, and give extra love to our little gal who was depressed after losi... (more)"

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15. Cathy Verified Background Check

I'll be there when you can't be!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cathy was very sweet and communicative while house sitting and watching my dog. She left my house cleaner than it was when she got here and made sure to upda... (more)"

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16. Di Verified Background Check

BSc Animal Behavior, 15 yrs exp

Trestle Glen, OAKLAND, CA, 94610

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

"I understand why Di's reviews are so stellar - she is AMAZING. My pup-child and I have been together for over 15 years, and I've never left her with someone ... (more)"

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17. Kacie Verified Background Check

Dogs Are My Spirit Animal

Fairfax, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

"Demonstrating compassion, commitment and a whole lot of care, Kacie epitomizes the power of one, single handedly making a difference in the lives of pets in ... (more)"

18. Jennifer Verified Background Check

Flight Attendant craves a fur baby

alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Jennifer is so wonderful with our lab Rex, he gets excited every time we say her name and watches out the window for her and I think she enjoys their walks a... (more)"

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19. Michael Verified Enhanced Background Check

Customized Care for Picky Pets

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael has a real love for dogs and our dog (who can be skittish at times) loved him! He was extremely communicative while we were traveling, sending photos... (more)"

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20. Yessenia Verified Background Check

Happy dog happy clients❤️

Saint Elizabeth, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Honestly, I met Yessenia through a friend... I have a German shepherd and he can be a little handful sometimes.. he’s super active and loves to play and when... (more)"

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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Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Fairfax, Oakland donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Oakland.

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