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. Stephanie

Love dogs & cats! I work from home.

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

1 repeat client

"Stephanie regularly watches our yellow lab, Oscar. When he is with her, he is her only priority. She walks him at least twice a day, often taking him hikin... (more)"

2. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

76 repeat clients

"Alexandria is awesome! She boarded Kasha for 5+ days and has walked her numerous times so far. I love that Alexandria has another dog for Kasha to play with ... (more)"

3. Heidi

A Fun & Responsible Dog Lover

Berkeley, CA, 94704

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

4 repeat clients

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

4. Dina

loveing Dog Handlers home❤️

Upper Rockridge, oakland, CA, 94618

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

108 repeat clients

"Dina is so great with our Mosely. We've left our pup with Dina a couple times now, and Mosely is always happy and tired after her visits. Dina also sends v... (more)"

5. Jennifer

Loving care for your furbaby.

Northgate, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

4 repeat clients

"Tiny and I both adore jennifer! She's super relaxed as a person and super attentive and loving as a dog sitter. Tiny is always happy, healthy, lively and c... (more)"

6. Latricia

Loving and personalized pet care.

Longfellow, OAKLAND, CA, 94609

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

34 repeat clients

"Latricia took great care of Bear, giving us the day explore without worrying how he was doing. We had a great day and a happy puppy--thanks, Latricia! (more)"

7. Wesley

Guide Dog for the Blind Caretaker

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

5 repeat clients

"Wesley was great! Super communicative throughout the day and sent pictures of their shenanigans. My pooch was tuckered out! Hope to work with him again. ☺️ (more)"

8. Julianne

Senior dogs to the front! :)

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Julianne is one of the sweetest people I've ever met. To see her with her own old, blind Weiner dog Louie is to see a beautiful care and concern and underst... (more)"

9. Winnie

We love dogs..I am home 24/7

Oakmore, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

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

146 repeat clients

"Winnie is so flexible with my crazy work schedule. My dog, Xavi, is always so happy to see Winnie and he is, appropriately, worn out after his visits with W... (more)"

10. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

33 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)"

11. Maggie

Your dogs other best friend

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

About: I absolutely love hanging out with dogs, and prefer taking them jogging or swimming if possible. I have a flexibility to work from home most days s... (more)

12. Marta

Sunny Grand Lake Pup Staycation

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

About: Hello! We're Marta and Grant and we live in the beautiful and quiet Grand Lake neighborhood, located next to Lake Merritt, Temescal, Uptown, and Ro... (more)

Available this weekend
13. Geraldine

Love & fun in Redwood Heights

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"I´m writing this testimonial for Geraldine to become a dog sitter. Since Geraldine was a little girl, she has been showing her love and care for animals, pet... (more)"

14. Shawn

An Oakland Oasis For Fido

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Shawn was amazing in every way! She tuckered out my pup with long walks and lots of playtime with the other dogs she was watching. I will definitely use Sh... (more)"

15. Erica

Fun, loving home w/ a playful pup!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

31 repeat clients

About: I've been a full-time dog-sitter for about 2 years now and I’d love to host your little buddy! My dog Marshall and I always enjoy meeting and host... (more)

16. Yonatan

HOME FULL-TIME + LARGE FENCED YARD

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"Yonatan is my go to sitter for my cocker spaniel, Ella. She is a very temperamental dog with an anxiety disorder, but I know I can trust Yonatan to provide t... (more)"

17. Iryna

Reliable, caring and love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

11 repeat clients

"Such an amazing visit. Hudson had a blast and burned so much energy playing with oscar, he barely had the energy to make it home! ? Iryna provided frequent u... (more)"

18. Aspasia

Aspasia's Quality Pet Care Services

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

About: Hello, my name is Aspasia and I am a 20-year-old musician and student with experience owning and caring for cats, dogs, rodents, and reptiles. I gr... (more)

19. Erica

Fun, Dog-centered House w/yard

West Oakland, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

14 repeat clients

"Cassie is always happy to visit Leia (and Marc and Erica too). She gets so excited when I mention her name in the car ride to their house. Erica and Marc are... (more)"

20. Patrick

SIMPLY THE BEST!! ENOUGH SAID...

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

1 repeat client

"Patrick is a loving, caring, and responsible pet sitter. I have two big unruly dogs that he masterfully manages. He is careful and he has a big heart. He als... (more)"

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