House Sitting in Hawthorne, Oakland

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

1. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"I don’t think words can describe how amazing Laurin is. She’s thoughtful, caring, responsible, and so kind. Her and her husband took such good care of our do... (more)"

2. Jeremy

Dogs love me & I love them! :)

Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jeremy is a terrific young man with a great sense of humor, infinite patience and a kind demeanor. He is responsible, a great communicator and easy-going. I ... (more)"

3. Regina

** I Walk the Walk 4pooch❤️

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Regina was absolutely wonderful! I needed a sitter fairly last-minute, and I was nervous about finding a house sitter for the first time for our labradoodle ... (more)"

4. Diane

Dogs Love Me!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

"Diane did a stellar job house sitting our 2 dogs and cat. She dealt patiently with each of their quirks and they just generally had a great time. One of ou... (more)"

5. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"This is my third time working with Naomi and she is absolutely fantastic! She stayed at my place and watched my two dogs. She provided me detailed updates wh... (more)"

6. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Dog Walking

41 repeat clients

"Laura is the BEST! She is dependable always arriving when she says she will and when I get back Macy is calm and happy. She is well cared for and gets so v... (more)"

7. Brandy

Friendly and experienced pet lover

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Brandi stayed at our house and watched after our dog, Sadie, and cat, Bailey. Brandi was great and super reliable. Sadie is a very leash reactive dog wit... (more)"

8. An Duc

Happiness is a Warm Puppy

Fruitvale Station, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

2 repeat clients

"Thank you so much, An Duc, for being such an excellent dog sitter for our 12week old puppy! An Duc not only watched our very active puppy in our home the ful... (more)"

9. Brady

Last Minute Requestes Welcome!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

7 repeat clients

"Brady is great. He came over to meet us and our dogs in advance and to learn about any special needs or preferences that might exist. He communicated with us... (more)"

10. Nicholas

Dog whisperer

Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Nicholas is my teenage son who is currently a fresh man in community college. He has lived with three doggie family members all his life. He has cared and lo... (more)"

11. Michelle

High energy, enthusiastic dog mom.

Upper Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Pet sitting is not just Michelle's side job, it is what she truly loves to do. She is an avid dog lover, owner, and caregiver. Michelle has tons of experienc... (more)"

12. Rachel

safe and fun doggy vacation!!!

Rancho San Antonio, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is a very kind and loving person, she is always thinking of others and loves dogs. Anytime she sees a dog she falls in love and what's to pet and cudd... (more)"

13. Amy

Run - Walk - Play!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Amy stayed in our home and took care of our 2 dogs. One of which is a puppy and still house training. Amy is reliable, trustworthy and a great communicator. ... (more)"

14. Nowal

Attentive care, flexible hours!

Tuxedo, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Nowal was awesome!!! She took great care of our dogs and left our house in better shape then when we left. I would definitely use Nowal again and would reco... (more)"

15. Sara

Snuggles, walk, run, and play

Cleveland Heights, OAKLAND, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Sara helped us out when our usual sitter was available for part of the time we were away. She stepped right in and was great with the dogs and very professio... (more)"

16. Ailyn

I give it all! Love,walks & Cuddles

Fremont, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I’m 18 years old and currently work as a wag walker, I have 2 dogs of my own both pitbulls as well as a bunny ! I’m working towards having a career... (more)

17. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"From our very first e-meeting, Adam was professional and courteous. This continued throughout his stay at our house looking after our two, energetic dogs. ... (more)"

18. Benjamin

playful, outdoorsy, love dog walks

Clinton, oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hello there, I live with Ben and can say in all honesty that he is a reliable, caring, and animal loving guy! I’ve also been on many dog walks with him and h... (more)"

19. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"maria was really professional & pleasant to work with. she text me when she got to my place & after she dropped off my pup. will use her again! (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
20. Rosie

Let me RUN with your pup!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rosie was awesome! I was kept updated and in the loop, Rosie was super flexible with my busy schedule, and the photos I received made it super clear that my ... (more)"

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