House Sitting in Hawthorne, Oakland

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

1. Aimee

Life long animal enthusiast ❤️

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aimee has bunny sat for my rabbit many times. I can always leave for vacation knowing that my bunny will be safe, happy, and loved. Aimee is responsible, c... (more)"

2. Andrea

Your dog's new best friend

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"So happy to have found Andrea! She's engaging and patient with my silly mutt, communicative, and close by to my house. Will be definitely using her again. (more)"

3. Emily

I adore people, animals, and nature

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting

"Emily is a great aunt to our 10-year old Chihuahua, we know when we leave her with Emily that she will be walked regularly, cared for and even spoiled! She i... (more)"

4. Sarah

Experienced, trustworthy dog lover!

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah was so, so great with our puppy, Bubba! She watched him on New Year's Eve (THANK YOU!) and he took to her right away. She was super communicative, prof... (more)"

5. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

"Laura is amazing--she has walked for us, and just did a homestay of 10 nights. Laura was wonderful about providing updates and cute photos of our dog. We wer... (more)"

6. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Maria is terrific! Very communicative, extremely professional, trustworthy, and we came home to happy (and completely worn out) pups! Thank you Maria!! (more)"

7. Michaela

Friendly sitter in Temescal!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Michaela stayed with my dogs for two weeks: one of them was having some anxiety issues at first, and she was so good about trying to help make things better.... (more)"

8. Diane

Dogs Love Me!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Diane was AMAZING!! I hate to leave such a great review because then everyone will book her and she'll never be free for me. I had a last minute cancel of ... (more)"

9. Luis

Responsible couple for your pup(s)!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Wow - I cannot say enough positive things about Luis and Tara! Super responsive, responsible, warm and lovely. Great communication and follow through. Our ho... (more)"

10. Sara

I'm a dog's best friend

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is very responsible and lovely person. She took care of two of dogs who are not always at their best behaviors with each other. Sara was able to handle ... (more)"

11. Christy

Enthusiastic Texan Loves Pups!

Montclair, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Christy took fantastic care of our 3 dogs over Thanksgiving and another weekend in December. We got frequent photo and text update from Christy and always g... (more)"

12. Scott

Diligent Professional Ready to Help

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Great sitter, house and dog looked great, highly recommend! (more)"

13. Rebecca

I love looking after animals =)

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rebecca grew up in a house full of animals, (four dogs and six cats). She has always loved practically anything with fur, and treats each one as special in ... (more)"

14. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"SALLY has been a good friend for several years. She is superbly honest and good natured, and of course loves dogs. Importantly, she is a fit walker and can... (more)"

15. Daryl

I have a soft spot for animals.

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Daryl was great! Quick to respond, easy to schedule a meet-and-greet with, loved our dog, was responsive to texts throughout her stay, and overall made us fe... (more)"

16. Diego

Diego's Doge Rose Daycare!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

1 repeat client

"Diego is an amazing and knowledgeable dog sister. He took care of my sweet Luna with her quirks and all. Got thoughtful updates through out her stay along wi... (more)"

17. Elita

Pet Lovers Who Love To Foster! :)

Harrington, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Elita is great with humans and even better with animals. If ever I'm unable to accept a pet sitting job I always recommend her! If you were to use her servic... (more)"

18. Ryan

lifetime dog owner.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ryan was absolutely amazing with my Golden Retriever, I came home to a very happy dog and a clean house. I will definitely be booking Ryan again whenever I n... (more)"

19. Kim

Smart, fun and energetic.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kim was great with communication ahead of the dog sitting and even came to my house to meet my dog and me. My pup was quite happy when I returned home from ... (more)"

20. Juliane

Pet loving professional

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

1 repeat client

"Juliane was a fantastic sitter. She is mature, responsible, and made me feel at ease about leaving our dear sweet baby in her hands. We will definitely be us... (more)"

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