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.

Available this weekend
1. 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)"

Available this weekend
2. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

54 repeat clients

"Otis loves staying with Alexandria! He's always so happy when I pick him up but also gets his ya-yas out playing and going on walks all day while in Alexandr... (more)"

3. Winnie

We love dogs..I am home 24/7

Oakmore, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

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

138 repeat clients

"Winnie worked with us with our last minute changing schedule, and was also flexible. Our dog loved her and all of the other doggies as well. She kept us upda... (more)"

4. Dina

A loving home environment :)

Upper Rockridge, oakland, CA, 94618

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

101 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. Heidi

A Fun & Responsible Dog Lover

Berkeley, CA, 94704

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

3 repeat clients

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

6. Latricia

Loving and personalized pet care.

Longfellow, OAKLAND, CA, 94609

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

31 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. Shawn

An Oakland Oasis For Fido

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Shawn is the ultimate dog lover who cares for your pets as if they were her own. She’s responsible, friendly, and fun and your dog will always have the best ... (more)"

8. Erica

Fun, loving home w/ a playful pup!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

27 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)

9. Claire

Adventures and plenty of snuggles!

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

73 repeat clients

"I feel so lucky to have found Claire! She and her partner are so experienced, caring and active -- I think they take better care of my puppy than I can! I wa... (more)"

10. Iryna

Reliable, caring and love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

11 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)"

11. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

32 repeat clients

"Emmett had a great time with AJ and Daemon. He came home, had dinner and slept for the rest of the night. AJ shared videos and photos of Emmett and Daemon ... (more)"

12. Kori

cat lady with soft spot for dogs

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

1 repeat client

"Murphy had a blast. :D (more)"

13. 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)"

14. Patrick

Fun and responsible for your pup(s)

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

"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)"

15. Jennifer

Loving care for your furbaby.

Northgate, Oakland, CA, 94612

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Whenever I go out of town Jennifer is the first person I call on to watch my pets. She is responsible, loving and always sends me picture updates of how my c... (more)"

16. Ruthy

Dog lover wants to pamper your pet.

South Prescott, oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

35 repeat clients

"Ruthy is such a lifesaver. I needed Buddy watched at the last minute because of some unforeseen circumstances, and she was able to take him. Now, not only do... (more)"

17. Julian

Dog-loving couple! Avid Hikers!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

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

30 repeat clients

"We were very happy with the care Julian and Karolina provided for our dog. Scooby is extremely shy/timid around strangers (less so with dogs) and spent most ... (more)"

18. Justin

Experienced dog sitter, any dog.

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Jackson has visited with Justin twice so far. He is very gentle and my doggie seems to be comfortable going to his home. He's really sleepy when I pick him u... (more)"

19. Indigo & Shakir

Responsible & Loving Home

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Indigo was wonderful and very thoughtful in making sure Shiloh's stay was pleasant. Received pictures and stayed in contact throughout the day, would definit... (more)"

20. Marijane

Beautiful Oakland Hills Home

Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

21 repeat clients

"I always feel comfortable and confident when I leave my puppy at Marijane's as I know he's in great hands. She always sends lots of photos and takes the dogs... (more)"

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