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. Perrie

I already love your pet!

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)"

2. Talia

Oakland-based, dependable pet lover

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Talia was fantastic! Our cat has only been with us for about a month and she was very understanding of that- letting him hide out but also coaxing him out of... (more)"

3. Mischa

Assertive yet playful - I LOVE DOGS

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sharing a home with a friend who is also a dog owner, it has become evident how hard it is to find someone you trust to watch your dog. Mischa is absolutely ... (more)"

4. Willie Mae

Doggie Luving

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Willie was an awesome dog sitter! She was available on short notice and when we returned our dogs were happy, well-fed, and exercised. Definitely recommend! (more)"

5. Shelley

Furry Fun in Oakland

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

7 repeat clients

"Fantastic! Shelley met my dog beforehand and was flexible with a couple small changes after I left. Highly recommend. (more)"

6. Alex

Alex and Friends Doghouse

Sequoyah, Oakland, CA, 94605

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

20 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)"

7. Patrick

Fun and responsible for your pup(s)

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

"Patrick was amazing! I got daily updates and photos of my pup by the lake or at the park. He was beyond accommodating in meeting me before hand to meet my pu... (more)"

8. Anna

Friendly dog walked next door!

Fairfax, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

9. 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)"

10. Matthew

Outgoing and Energetic Pet Lover

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Matthew was great with the dogs and provided them with very responsible and consistent care. I was given a prompt report of how they were doing and I didn't ... (more)"

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11. Pipi

Shelter Volunteer and Photographer

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Pipi was an excellent sitter! Great communication prior to and during their stay! Highly recommended (more)"

12. Josh

Lifelong dog-and-cat lover!

alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

3 repeat clients

About: I love my pets like they are my kids, and would treat your pet the same way. We'll take frequent walks, visit the local dog park once or twice, and... (more)

13. Amelia

Total Animal Lover

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would trust Amelia G with my own dog. In fact, I do...often. She is a bright, warm, and enthusiastic young woman. She is responsible and mature in her d... (more)"

14. Kaitlyn

Responsible Dog lover

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

About: I grew up with dogs all my life. I had three labs as a kid and spent most of my time with my cousins dogs too. I have always especially adored larg... (more)

15. Gabriella

I love animals!

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Gabriella did such a great job taking care of our Ziggy! Each time she went to the house she sent a Rover Check-In and did a full report of their activities... (more)"

16. Shawn

An Oakland Oasis For Fido

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Shawn is the ultimate dog lover who cares for your pets as if they were her own. She’s responsible, friendly, and fun and your dog will always have the best ... (more)"

17. Talia

Time with a dog is time well spent

Sequoyah, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Since I was a kid I have loved animals. I started volunteering with hopalong animal rescue when I was eleven. Since then, my family has always had... (more)

18. Savannah

Ready to meet your dogs!!

Sequoyah, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

About: I am 22 years old and graduated from college last May from Virginia Tech! I am an animal lover of all kinds but I have had dogs all my life and I ... (more)

19. 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)"

20. Andrea

Your dog's new best friend

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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)"

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