Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Fairfax, Oakland

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

Confirmed New Years Availability
1. Ilona

Hang out with me & my pup

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hamish always looks forward to a visit from Ilona, because she takes excellent care of him! He loves his walks with her and her little pup, Manny. We continu... (more)"

Confirmed Christmas Availability
2. Maya

Fun, friendly, experienced petlover

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Maya is wonderful. She sends me adorable pics of my pup and is super communicative. My pup is relaxed when I get home from work. Thank you! We will continue ... (more)"

3. Sylvie

DOG LOVER ALL MY LIFE!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Sylvia was an amazing cat sitter! She's considerate and thoughtful and worked with me on my slightly unusual arrangement. Thank you, Sylvia! (more)"

4. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Maria was a lifesaver for us and our cat this past week! We're new to the area and hadn't anyone to care for our cat while we went out of town for a friend's... (more)"

5. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Laurin has been a dream sitter for my senior dog, even when my plans change last minute. He takes a while to warm up to people, and I'm so happy to have a co... (more)"

6. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I've never met a dog that wasn't already my friend. I've almost always had some kind of pet in my household. My family always had a dog or two whil... (more)

7. Erika

You’re In Good Loving Paws

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Erika is the BEST! My little buddy Francisco loves spending weekends with her and Sweet Pea. Erika has a very kind heart, and it is obvious that she is an an... (more)"

8. Susana

I'll play fetch with your doggie.

Saint Elizabeth, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Susana is a caring loving active owner of 3 dogs that gives all of her attention to her little ones she always rewards them with treats (more)"

9. Jae

Five Star Walker and Sitter

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jae is amazing! He is friendly, hard working, reliable, smart, energetic, fun, trustworthy, honest and loves dogs! Jae has had a lefetime of experience w... (more)"

10. Pipi

Daily photo updates!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Pipi is a gifted and empathetic animal lover. She was also incredibly patient with all my texts and changes. The "Rover card" she sent was so helpful and she... (more)"

11. Allison

Best Friend of Man's Best Friend

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

2 repeat clients

"Allison was great with Dylan. She came over to meet him prior to the drop in visits and asked questions to make sure she knew his schedule, routine etc. She ... (more)"

12. Brandon

Most flexible Canine Caregiver

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

6 repeat clients

"I needed a sitter somewhat last minute and Brandon came through in a heartbeat! He is so quick to respond and really put my mind at ease. My sometimes aggres... (more)"

13. Allie

Pet toy designer = dog dream sitter

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

1 repeat client

"Allie has a track record of providing quality care to precious furbabies. She goes above and beyond to provide comfortable, quality care-- this includes vigo... (more)"

14. Tom

Five stars daycare and boarding

alameda, CA, 94501

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

33 repeat clients

About: Greetings!!! I am a dog lover who lives in Alameda, CA. With me, you will be in peace knowing that your best friend is in good hands. With many ye... (more)

Confirmed Christmas Availability
15. Crystal

Tinder Love and Pet Care

Fremont, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

"Crystal was amazing with our bulldog, LeeLa. We have used her several more times and will continue to use her for future pet sitting/walking. She is loving a... (more)"

16. Clare

Camp Clare Dog Care

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

33 repeat clients

"Having Clare watch the dogs always means we come back from trips to happy pups and a taken care of home. Not to mention how amazing she is at staying in touc... (more)"

17. Jessica

Know your pets will be safe with me

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"I have never met someone with a more innate ability to understand and calm animals in my life. Jessica is the kind of person that puts scared animals and wor... (more)"

18. Diane

I will take your dog on hikes!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Diane is a definitely an animal lover! She is passionate about all types of animals and has experience working with many different breeds and dog personaliti... (more)"

19. Rachel

Dog lover and cuddle monster

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

2 repeat clients

"Rachel is a great dog sitter! She has a big enclosed yard in Oakland with lots of room for the pup to play and there are great walking locations near by. She... (more)"

20. Kim

Smart, fun and energetic.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kim is an amazing person who loves and cares for dogs. She knows how to adapt to different sized dogs and their personalities. She will be a great person to ... (more)"

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The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Fairfax pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Fairfax, Oakland, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). 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 house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Fairfax pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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