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. Talia

Oakland-based, dependable pet lover

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"My geriatric cat (19 years old) was obviously given lots of love and attention. She requires pain medication and sometimes has litterbox "misses", but this e... (more)"

2. Anna

Friendly dog walked next door!

Fairfax, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"We called upon Anna for the first time on very short notice to drop in and take care of our dog. We were so happy with her work. She came at the two times ... (more)"

3. Kevin

Experienced and loving dog handler

Toler Heights, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kevin is one of those people who loves and is loved by people and dogs both. He has a kind of psychic connection with dogs especially, though: he loves the o... (more)"

4. Rachel

Big and small; I love them all!

Arroyo Viejo, Oakland, CA, 94621

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have loved having Rachel take care of my chihuahua while I went to work. I am also busy with doctor's appointments and errands I run around San Francisco. ... (more)"

5. Aliza

Running&hiking company encouraged!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had a dog for my entire life, and have pet sat dogs my entire life. Unfortunately, my 15-year-old dog, Fred, is back on the east coast, so I... (more)

6. Julianne

Senior dogs to the front! :)

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Julianne loves dogs and takes great care of her own pup. She is very responsible and will treat your dog like her own. Julianne is fun and caring. Your dog w... (more)"

7. Kalima

Animal Lover Ready for Dog Energy!

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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)

8. Perrie

Loving local pet care in Alameda

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Perrie was super quick to respond and kept me up to date every step of the way and sent me tons of picture of sweet Kahlua! I'll definitely be using her agai... (more)"

9. Julia

Pics Sent When You're Away!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Julia was great! She responded very quickly to my last minute request and sent plenty of pictures! I will definitely contact her again for my next sitting need! (more)"

10. Andrea

Your dog's new best friend

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Andrea has been a godsend when it comes to watching our two dogs. She is super flexible, and has a fantastic rapport with our dogs, which is impressive consi... (more)"

11. Leaka

Huge dog lover! Home full-time

Alameda, CA, 94502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client
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About: Hello! I'm 21 years old and I'm home from college for the summer. I've spent my whole life around dogs and other animals and I absolutely love them... (more)

12. Georgina

I know about a doggone good time!

Eastmont Hills, oakland, CA, 94605

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"After having a terrible experience with another walker with my new rescue pup, I was a little nervous about starting the search for a new walker. Luckily, I ... (more)"

13. Adalie

I am your dog's dream dog walker

Cox, Oakland, CA, 94603

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

2 repeat clients

"Adalie is a great dog walker and very dependable. She is always on time and great on short notice. My dogs love her and I know when they're with her, they're... (more)"

14. Pipi

Shelter Volunteer and Photographer

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

15. Josh

Lifelong dog-and-cat lover!

alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Josh was great to the dogs, even showed a picture of them when he was here, very detailed letting me know what's going during the stay. (more)"

16. Lisa

PA student with a love for animals!

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Lisa was an absolute godsend for my last-minute excursion out of town and provided great care to my two cats. She was very attentive to their special needs, ... (more)"

17. Jessica

Need a sitter? You've found one!

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jessica was great! We had her make several visits to check on our pittie while we were away overnight. Jessica was very flexible and communicative; she gave ... (more)"

18. 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)"

19. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

7 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)"

20. Daryl

I have a soft spot for animals.

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Daryl is one of the most responsible and caring people I know. She never fails to put others first and always puts 100% of effort into her work. She is very ... (more)"

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