Doggy Day Care in Lake Merritt, Oakland

Drop off your dog at your sitter's home in the morning, and pick them up in the evening.

1. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

27 repeat clients

"AJ was great to work with. He's so nice and very accommodating. You can tell he really cares about the animals he looks after. It's also a bonus that he has ... (more)"

2. Edrie

Two Experienced Berkeley Dog Lovers

Berkeley, CA, 94707

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

3 repeat clients

"Edrie has taken loving care of my bichon frise, Izzy, for the last several years. Izzy has visited her and Twig, her adorable chihuahua, many times for day c... (more)"

3. Alexandra

Private Vacation Treat for Your Pup

Berkeley, CA, 94704

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Alexandra gave my pup attentive, intelligent, and sweet care. I felt relaxed leaving him in her hands, and was very happy with how she cared for him. She... (more)"

4. Sara

Best Dog Auntie Ever!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Wonderful dogsitter! Highly recommended. (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Wesley

Guide Dog for the Blind Caretaker

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

1 repeat client

"Taking care of a 16-wk old puppy is not easy (lots of potty breaks, lots of energy) but Wesley did a great job. He was communicative and even understanding w... (more)"

6. Iryna

Reliable, caring and love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

4 repeat clients

"Iryna did a great job! Bay Area ferry riders will find this a convenient dropoff and pickup location. The pictures were excellent and our dog, Ginger, must... (more)"

7. Dina

A loving home environment :)

Upper Rockridge, oakland, CA, 94618

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

84 repeat clients

"Dina truly loves dogs and it shows. She does a lot more than just provide a space for dogs during the day. I felt 100% secure leaving my dog there, and she w... (more)"

8. Sarita

Dog-loving couple w/ fenced-in yard

Saint Elizabeth, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Sarita and Aaron were great! They sent me picture updates of my pup and he seemed to really enjoy himself because we he came home he was tired and knocked ou... (more)"

9. Ruthy

Dog lover wants to pamper your pet.

South Prescott, oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

31 repeat clients

"Ruthy was great with how she handled the dogs - mine is small compared to Milo - & I really appreciated her flexibility. Her decision to keep her prices low ... (more)"

10. Nicole

Happiness is snuggling with a dog.

Emeryville, CA, 94608

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

"Mika had a wonderful time with Nicole. It's great to have a trusted dog sitter to add some excitement to Mika's day. We are both looking forward to booking ... (more)"

11. Erica

Fun, loving home w/ a playful pup!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

19 repeat clients

About: I’d love to host your little buddy! I always enjoy dog-sitting for family and friends and my own dog, Marshall, adores other dogs, but I’m not rea... (more)

12. Chuck

Chuck/ long time lover & owner of dogs!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Chuck was a great sitter. Our dog is a rescue and we only had him for a few days before we needed to drop him with a dog sitter. Chuck was really helpful in ... (more)"

13. Heidi

A Fun & Responsible Dog Lover

Berkeley, CA, 94704

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

"Heidi was great! Super responsive, helpful, and took great care of our little blind chiweenie. :) Thank you! (more)"

14. Sheronda

Doggy mommy while your away

Saint Elizabeth, Oakland , CA, 94601

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

"Sheronda was great with Buddy. They went on walks while I was at work and she was very understanding with my changing schedule. Buddy was in a good mood when... (more)"

15. Maria

Nurturing dog care !

Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

14 repeat clients

"Maria has taken very good care of our dog Layla. We have had Layla go to Marie's house many times and she is very caring and responsible. We are confident th... (more)"

16. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

29 repeat clients

"Ali's house was a great outdoor space for Luna to play and run around. She was tired after playing all day. Thanks for looking after our puppy (more)"

17. Scott

Attentive, Experienced Dog Handler

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94612

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

229 repeat clients

"Scott's home was the perfect place for my little puppy, he got to play with Scott's dogs which is very good for him as he is the only canine in our family. H... (more)"

18. Winnie

We love dogs..I am home 24/7

Oakmore, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

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

79 repeat clients

"Winnie was very quick to respond to my last minute request for day care and was great with my dog Fred, who seemed happy when we picked him up. She even acco... (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Indigo & Shakir

Responsible & Loving Home

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Indigo was incredible. She gave clover a ton of exercise and love. They live in agreat place with plenty of room for pups to play. I will definitely continue... (more)"

20. Athena

I'll be there when you can't.

McClymonds, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

1 repeat client

"Athena was fantastic! She agreed to take Bert on short notice when our normal sitter was unexpectedly unavailable. She was quick to respond to messages and s... (more)"

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No more begging your friends to take care of your dog when you have a day full of meetings. With Rover, you can book dog day care as often as you need it. Drop off your dog on your way to the office, then pick them up 8 hours later when you're heading home. It's that easy. You can book dog day care (or puppy day care) any day of the week, whether it's a one-time thing, all week, or an every-Tuesday arrangement. And just like overnight pet sitting booked through Rover, you get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates sometime during the day. It's the easiest way to find a trustworthy sitter for your dog, someone who'll treat them like family while you're at work. Find your dog's perfect sitter, book, and relax. Your dog is in good hands.

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