Dog Boarding in Lake Merritt, Oakland

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Paige

They call me Shiba for a reason!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Paige n Courtney took care of our 4 year old schnoodle for a week and sent us pictures everyday! Paige is great with communicating with us and our pup seemed... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
2. Annie

Canyon Country Vacation for Dogs

Canyon, CA, 94516

Dog Boarding

25 repeat clients

"Annie took such great care of snoopy. She sent us all types of pictures while we were away for the weekend and he came home tuckered out from all of the fun.... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
3. Iryna

Reliable, caring and love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

6 repeat clients

"Excellent, excellent, excellent. Irene did an amazing job. Decoy came home happy and so well taken care of. We got daily pictures and updates of how he wa... (more)"

4. Indigo & Shakir

Responsible & Loving Home

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Justi loved her stay with Indigo and family over the Christmas and New Years holiday! She was well-cared for, I received regular and frequent updates and pi... (more)"

5. Alexandra

Private Vacation Treat for Your Pup

Berkeley, CA, 94704

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I was so relieved to drop Nova off with someone so confident she could provide a home away from home. And she did! I left feeling like the dog would be well ... (more)"

6. Erica

Fun, loving home w/ a playful pup!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

20 repeat clients

"I am truly thrilled to have found Erica. From the moment I met her she was a true professional and clearly a dog lover. Leaving my little Bella for over a we... (more)"

7. Ruthy

Dog lover wants to pamper your pet.

South Prescott, oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

32 repeat clients

"Parker had a great stay! Ruthy was attentive and her pups played well with him:) I will contact her again in the future for sure. Milo was a great Parker buddy (more)"

8. Saki

Dog and cat lover

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Saki was very responsible taking care of my dog! She sent me pictures everyday and let me knw how he was doing. She also spent a lot of time with him which I... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
9. Dina

A loving home environment :)

Upper Rockridge, oakland, CA, 94618

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

90 repeat clients

"Dina is a one-of-a-kind dog care person. Boarding and day care are full time operations for her and she pours her heart into it. Each dog is treated as an in... (more)"

10. Alexandra

Oakland Doggy Paradise

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

"I just used Alexandra's services for the first time. She and her boyfriend, also Alex, partnered very well to take care of my little big girl, Sweetie. I was... (more)"

11. Molly

Your dog will play with my pug!

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding

10 repeat clients

"This was the first time I used Rover. Wow was I lucky! Both my dogs stayed with Molly and for so many reasons she was amazing. Molly was really wonderful wit... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
12. Phyllis

Dogs recognize me as a dog lover

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

8 repeat clients

"Phyllis took care of my family's 2 miniature poodles for a week and did an outstanding job making sure that they were safe, comfortable, and most importantly... (more)"

13. Dan

Your dog's new best friend

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Georgia had a great time with Dan and Paige and Bingo this weekend. Beagle sleepover! It's a great place for your doggie to enjoy him or herself, and they we... (more)"

14. Marijane

Beautiful Oakland Hills Home

Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

13 repeat clients

"Marijane is amazing. She is so loving and attentive. She sent us pictures everyday and kept us up to date of our pup. He seemed to enjoyed his time with Mari... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
15. Latricia

Loving and personalized pet care.

Longfellow, OAKLAND, CA, 94609

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

22 repeat clients

"Maggie Mae had a wonderful time with Latricia and Prince. She was happy to see me but also reluctant to leave. I felt that she was in good hands. (more)"

16. Tamara

Pawsome Sauce

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Tamara has been wonderful with Piper. She was accomodating for me last minute both in arranging a meet up & keeping Piper. I have loved the picture & video u... (more)"

17. Mikaela

Outgoing, loving, playful, snuggly

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Mikaela took wonderful care of toots we're happy to have used her (more)"

18. Nancy

Sweet Animal Loving Family

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Nancy was a wonderful sitter for my two dogs. Her sweet family spent a lot of time with them, and I could tell they are big dog lovers. She sent me awesome p... (more)"

19. Tiffany

Professional dog walker/boarder

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

3 repeat clients

"Tiffany's care and attention to detail with our dogs was immediately noticeable. She is a natural care taker and committed to making your dogs happy and comf... (more)"

20. Bruno

Kind and patient dog lover

Piedmont, Piedmont , CA, 94611

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"I've known Bruno for 30 years! He is kind, considerate and responsible. He relates to humans and animals as thoughtfully. I recommend Bruno as a dog caregiv... (more)"

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When it comes to pet care and dog boarding, pet owners in Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 99 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Dog boarding doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a dog sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a dog sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Lake Merritt dog sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for dog boarding while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a dog sitter in Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks and community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers for hire, and that includes offering pet boarding in Lake Merritt.

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