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. Kent

Home all day w/ 2 dogs, many walks!

Berkeley, CA, 94702

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Kent was flexible with us doing an early drop off, took good care of our puppy, and our puppy was pooped when he got home! Also good at communicating with us... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
2. Julian

Outdoorsy Dog Lovers

Berkeley, CA, 94703

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

76 repeat clients

"We first did a meet and greet. My dogs had an instant connection with them and their sweet dog. They are so easy to communicate with. Their place is pet frie... (more)"

3. SUNNY

Sunny ~n~Clyde's Doggie Destination

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

20 repeat clients

"Sunny and Clyde are just amazing! There is so much love and stention to details and in understanding my pups needs. I feel very fortunate to have found them ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
4. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

101 repeat clients

"Alexandria was great! I could tell that my pup was in good hands, she even gave a bath for him before I picked him up, which was really nice of her. Thank you! (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
5. Nancy

Sweet Animal Loving Family

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

4 repeat clients

"Nancy is a reliable and caring dog sitter. She has watched my dog many times and always seems genuinely excited to hang out with my high energy boxer. I am s... (more)"

6. Arthur

Mobile Doggy Daycare

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

15 repeat clients

"Arthur is passionate about his fur friends and the work he does. When Arthur is around I know my fur babes are in excellent hands. (more)"

7. Jodi

Home Full Time - Love to Walk

Upper Rockridge, Oakland, CA, 94618

Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Jodi was a great host! She is flexible and very responsive. She sent multiple photos during the day. Henri had a great time playing, napping, walking and eat... (more)"

8. Tom

Five stars daycare and boarding

alameda, CA, 94501

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

33 repeat clients

"Tom and his family were great. I was able to meet them prior to our booking to make sure Bard got along with everyone. When we came to pick him Bard, was l... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
9. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

39 repeat clients

"Aj is fantastic with my dog. My dog has sometimes experienced separation anxiety, but not with Aj . My dog was happy and well played with. Aj sent beautiful... (more)"

10. Sarah

Dog Lover on Lake Merritt!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

9 repeat clients

"Sarah was awesome! She checked in throughout the day, including sending some cute pictures of Aurora hanging out at her place. I really appreciated her takin... (more)"

11. Jill

Fenced Yard With Dog Door

Berkeley, CA, 94702

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"Jill was able to watch our dog with only 24 hours notice over a holiday weekend. She updated us that our dog was getting along with the other dogs which was... (more)"

12. Daniel & Julia

Fenced Yard + built in best friend

Rockridge, Oakland, CA, 94618

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Koda had a blast with Julia and Wilber! She came home happy and wiped out, I can tell she played all day! Julia also sent photos and updates! (more)"

13. Erika

You’re In Good Loving Paws

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Erika is the BEST! My little buddy Francisco loves spending weekends with her and Sweet Pea. Erika has a very kind heart, and it is obvious that she is an an... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
14. Winnie

We love dogs..I am home 24/7

Oakmore, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

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

159 repeat clients

"Winnie is great. She responds very quickly in communicating with us. Our dog, who tends to be nervous, enjoyed his stay with Winnie. She sent us pictures and... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
15. Judy

The Cute Doggies Club

Emeryville, CA, 94608

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

3 repeat clients

"Can't say enough good things about Judy, she made it so easy to leave my pup with her and was so flexible with my schedule. I would give more than 5 stars if... (more)"

16. Wesley

Guide Dog for the Blind Caretaker

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

6 repeat clients

"Wesley happily accepted a very last minute request & stayed in contact. When I picked my pup up she was happy & tired, what more can you ask for? (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
17. Michele

Michele's Fetching Pet Care Alameda

West Alameda, Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Michelle is a phenomenal dog-sitter. Whenever my pup sees her, she goes nuts and jumps around. This is because Michelle really spends time with the pets she ... (more)"

18. Stephanie

Home full-time w/ puppy play mate

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Zoey loves her! She's wonderful! (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
19. Erica

Fun, loving home with a sweet pup!

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

39 repeat clients

"Erica is a great sitter! I have a little, neurotic rescue dog who can be weird with new people and with new dogs. Erica was the prefect dog sitter! She was p... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
20. Bo

Active dog border. Home full time.

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

"I have tried out many dog walkers but was pleasantly surprised when I found Bo. He has walked my Lhaso Apso and Shitzu (both a handful) for many years. I hav... (more)"

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