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.

1. Pipi

Daily photo updates!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 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)"

2. Jorge

run,walk w/dogs, dog never alone,

Temescal, oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jorge is amazing with dogs, he goes over and beyond the job duties. Jorge is always on time , very realiable, and is very flexable with his hours. i have 2 g... (more)"

3. Sylvie

DOG LOVER ALL MY LIFE!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 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. Kimberly

Dog whisperer

West Alameda, Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kim is a very caring, knowledgeable, and responsible dog caregiver. She is always sure to give a dog plenty of love, attention and exercise. There are few pe... (more)"

5. 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)"

6. Tiffany

I love being around dogs!

Piedmont, El Ceritto, CA, 94539

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tiffany was perfect taking care of my three chihuahuas. She provided all care needs as I asked. It was really nice getting pictures of girls while I was away... (more)"

7. Dylan

Dogs best friend- Let’s get active

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dylan is a very hard working young man. We have three dogs from Large to small. Dylan does great with them and they love when he comes over. He is very wel... (more)"

8. Alex

Alex and Friends Animal House

Sequoyah, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

21 repeat clients

"I was very nervous about leaving my furbabies alone for a whole week as I'd never done it before. But Alex came over twice a day and walked them and played ... (more)"

9. Claire

Work from home. Dogs are my life!❤️

Hawthorne, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

8 repeat clients

"Claire was fantastic! She was very communicative and I knew my home and my cat were in good hands. She went above and beyond. I would absolutely recommend he... (more)"

10. Erin

Large dog lover

Elmhurst Park, Oakland, CA, 94603

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin M. is a wonderful person and a good friend. She is marvelous with animals, and they gravitate towards her. With her own pets she is totally responsible,... (more)"

11. Eve

I love exploring parks with pups!

Alameda, CA, 94502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eve is one of the most loving and caring people I know your dog will be in good care with her. Eve has lots of experience looking after dogs and she is extre... (more)"

12. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

10 repeat clients

"Sally G, through her kindness, understanding, generosity of love, senses of play and fun, and respect pets and their people, would be a superb dog sitter. Kn... (more)"

13. Kim

Out of town!!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kim was wonderful, she took great care of Noah and stayed in contact with me while I was away. He seemed really happy and well cared for in her charge. (more)"

14. Robin

caretaker of fur, feathers & scales

Eastmont Hills, Oakland, CA, 94605

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Robin's first visit with Meli was so easy to set up! She came by for a meet and greet and we started Meli's walks with Robin the next week. We're so thankful... (more)"

15. Maya

Fun, friendly, experienced petlover

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

16. 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)"

17. Talia

Oakland-based, dependable pet lover

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Talia could not be kinder and more pet-empathetic. I returned home to two very relaxed and happy cats (who are not the most relaxed, ordinarily). Thanks so m... (more)"

18. Honey

=) to provide affection & exercise!

Peralta-Hacienda, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've fostered lots of animals (cats, dogs, bunnies) and just love how pure they are. I'm very active and it'll be a joy for me to have play-time w... (more)

19. Taryn

I'll go hiking with your dog!

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"She was awesome! I'll definitely be using her in the future! (more)"

20. Kalima

Animal Lover Ready for Dog Energy!

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hey There, My name is KaliMa, and I have been a Dog Owner for about four years (Her name is Nala :) ), and a Dog Walker for two years. I surely ... (more)

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