House Sitting in Hawthorne, Oakland

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Lara

Flexible, fun, reliable dog lover

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lara waa such a great treat for both Bear and I! Leaving my Bear with a complete stranger in my home is always a little unsettling at first but Lara's proa... (more)"

2. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Naomi was fantastic! She watched my two dogs at my place for 6 days. My boys were very well cared for and she provided detailed updates of my dogs while I wa... (more)"

3. 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 great with Frida and Peewee. Frida being a puppy and it being her first time being away from us, Claire was definitely patient and very caring wit... (more)"

4. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Laurin was amazing with Tripp! She took him on adventures and gave me daily updates! She also kept my house tidy while i was away. I'll definitely book with ... (more)"

5. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

32 repeat clients

"Laura was very attentive and detail oriented when meeting me and my dogs before her stay. I instantly felt my fur babies would be in good hands! She clearly ... (more)"

6. Katrina

Cuddles and outdoor adventures=YES!

Montclair, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"For as long as I've known Katrina (which spans back to early high school) she has been my go-to animal guru; giving sound advice and demonstrating the best w... (more)"

7. Rachel

Play, run around with your dog

Oak Center, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I’ve never met a human that dogs love more than Rachel. It’s futile to try to get canine attention when you’re with her; dogs just care more about her than t... (more)"

8. Rebecca

Dogs make everything better!

alameda, CA, 94502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebecca was absolutely great - this is our first time using the service so we were a little apprehensive but out 3 dogs loved Rebecca from the minute she arr... (more)"

9. Amelia

From Netflix&Chill to Trail Runs!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amelia was amazing! She took great care of my chocolate lab while i was away for the weekend. She went hiking and running with her and kept her entertained! ... (more)"

10. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Adam was great! He sent me updates on how bertie was and also sent me some beautiful pictures he had taken throughout the night on his camera! I would defini... (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Jasmin

Gives long walks and many pats

Acorn-Acorn Industrial, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jasmin is my dog Jimmy's best friend! He's always so excited when she dogsits and Jasmin has always done a great job. She also follows all of my special requ... (more)"

12. Mariel

Dogs are my favorite people!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Mariel is an excellent dog sitter! Her attention to detail really makes all the difference. I would absolutely trust her with my fur-baby and have seen firs... (more)"

13. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Maria was great. She sent me numerous pics of my dog, Sessa, but also made the cat's feel like they were home, even though they are feral and not really into... (more)"

14. NP P. & Andre

Dog Family in SF/Bay!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"Our vacation was made 10x better knowing our dog and home were in such good hands. We received lots of updates on Vader, our dog, with adorable photos as he ... (more)"

15. Tiffany

I love being around dogs!

Piedmont, El Ceritto, CA, 94539

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tiffany was responsive and flexible with any issues I needed for dog sitting Tripp! Will book again with her! (more)"

16. Tobe

Dog Lover in the House!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Tobe took care of Sugar and Daisy, two dogs in a shared household with my sister and did a wonderful job. We were able to be away for the four days without a... (more)"

17. Kimberly

Dog whisperer

West Alameda, Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If you need a trustworthy person to care for your dog while you’re away, I would 100% recommend Kim. She is reliable, trustworthy, and will treat your dog ... (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Suzanne

I absolutely love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"I just returned from a business trip where Suzanne watched my dog and cat. She did a great job with both! She left the house extremely clean as was very fl... (more)"

19. Christina

Central DT Oakland Walker!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Christina was awesome! She followed directions, has good rates, great communication and lots of updates! We're definitely going to be using her again! (more)"

20. Julia

Pics Sent When You're Away!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia and her boyfriend took care of our two dogs for three nights while we were attending a wedding abroad. They were extremely friendly and professional. W... (more)"

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