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

5 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. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

"Laura was amazing! She made me feel very comfortable leaving my fur babies while I was away. She took them out on a lovely hike and cuddled with them. She... (more)"

3. Alexandra

Dependable loving care for your pup

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If you've come this far in Lex's profile and are still asking yourself if she's the right person to pet sit for you, maybe you should ask yourself if you wan... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Frankie

Friendly animal and nature lover!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

About: Hi! I am a fun, animal loving female located near Lake Merritt and the Sausal Creek walk. I am a student and musician working from home with a fl... (more)

5. 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)"

6. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 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)"

7. 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)"

Available this weekend
8. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"SALLY has been a good friend for several years. She is superbly honest and good natured, and of course loves dogs. Importantly, she is a fit walker and can... (more)"

9. Tanya

Compassionate & Caring Dog Lover

Canyon, CA, 94516

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I currently have 2 small dogs (Chihuahua & Pomeranian) of my own but have previously owed many breeds/sizes. My dogs are my closest friends and alw... (more)

10. 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)"

11. Elita

Pet Lovers Who Love To Foster! :)

Harrington, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Elita is great with humans and even better with animals. If ever I'm unable to accept a pet sitting job I always recommend her! If you were to use her servic... (more)"

12. Sara

I'm a dog's best friend

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Sara is very responsible and lovely person. She took care of two of dogs who are not always at their best behaviors with each other. Sara was able to handle ... (more)"

13. Noel

Loving and Patient Animal Lover!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Noel came to stay in my home and watch my fur babies while I was out of town over a long Labor Day weekend. I got daily text and picture updates, and I'm not... (more)"

14. Amanda

I'm a Dog loving Panda :)

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, 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)

15. 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)"

16. Delilah

Oakland Oasis for your pet!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"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)"

17. Diego

Diego's Doge Rose Daycare!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

2 repeat clients

"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)"

18. 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)"

19. Elizabeth

Just call me Dr. Doolittle

Millsmont, oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"If there is anyone I would trust to look after my beloved doggie, Elizabeth would be the one! I would trust her with my dog. She is a big lover of animals,... (more)"

20. Jenn

Outdoors + Dogs = Happiness

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenn is a wonderful addition to our lives. In particular, she allows us to take time off and go on vacation knowing that our rescue dog Nika is well loved a... (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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