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. Lovell & Lucas

Bay Area Dog Lovers

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94708

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

8 repeat clients

"We are so grateful to have found Lucas on Rover! He is really great with our dog Penny, super prompt and accommodating and he sends us the most adorable upda... (more)"

2. Julianne

We’d love to take you to the beach!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

12 repeat clients

"Julianne was very accommodating and our doggy came back home happy and tired. (more)"

3. Arthur

Mobile Doggy Daycare

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

16 repeat clients

"You can’t go wrong with Arthur! I’ve had to do tons of traveling for work, and I feel so good knowing that Maggie is in the best hands with Arthur. He will t... (more)"

4. Eric

Experienced Dog Lover in North Oak!

Bushrod, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Eric is a true dog lover. Always showing love, attention and knowledge for pups. Eric watched my dog Winnie multiple times and always had her play with his d... (more)"

5. SUNNY

Sunny ~n~Clyde's Doggie Destination

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

21 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)"

6. Jessica

Will keep your pup busy!

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

4 repeat clients

"Jessica was great with my dog, Bazinga! She sent me photos and kept me updated. Highly recommend her! (more)"

7. Julian

Outdoorsy Dog Lovers

Berkeley, CA, 94703

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

85 repeat clients

"Julian and Karolina were the best dog sitters/walkers my partner and I could have asked for. Julian and Karolina walked Tally while we were at work, and we ... (more)"

8. Jill

Fenced Yard With Dog Door

Berkeley, CA, 94702

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

10 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)"

9. Dee

Happy Dog Happy Life

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

7 repeat clients

"Dee is communicative and caring. The house has all amenities dog lovers looking for. Place is safe, clean and Dee kept sending pics so I felt I was never gon... (more)"

10. Nori

Big Yard to Play

Jefferson, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

9 repeat clients

"Nori, She is the best. Just got my pup and took care of my lil guy extremely well. Sent me pics throughout the day as well as videos. Made me feel at ease a... (more)"

11. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

110 repeat clients

"Ronin came home happy and relaxed, exactly as we wanted. Alexandria went out of her way to deal with my current 'only have UK driver's licence' issues, picki... (more)"

12. Matthew

Home full-time - grass fenced yard!

Berkeley, CA, 94702

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Matthew has a natural ability with dogs that I don't get to see often. He is a great caretaker and great trainer. His love for dogs is obvious, and you can t... (more)"

13. Maggie

Fun, Active, and Caring

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Maggie is my dog Oliver’s sitter, and she is incredible! I know my baby is safe with her, and I don’t have to worry about Oliver at all. Maggie is conscienti... (more)"

14. Sarah

Dog Lover on Lake Merritt!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

17 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)"

15. 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)"

16. Tom

Five stars daycare and boarding

alameda, CA, 94501

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

40 repeat clients

"Tom is a great sitter. My dog is on multiple meds as well as being brain damaged. Tom was able to get him to go to the park and play with other dogs! Will... (more)"

17. Kitty

Large home w/yard, lots of energy!

Reservoir Hill-Meadow Brook, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

"Kitty was the best dog walker I've had to date. I have both a Frenchie & a Pittbull, one of which is very particular/shy yet took to Kitty immediately. She h... (more)"

18. Katie

Happy to run w dog - home full-time

Old City-Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Katherine is a loving daughter, knowledgeable sister (I am thankful for the education she gave me), dedicated worker, considerate friend, veggie enthusiast, ... (more)"

19. 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 was an absolute delight to work with. Our dog loved playing with his puppy and came back exhausted...just like we hoped! Our dog is dealing with separati... (more)"

20. Winnie

We love dogs..I am home 24/7

Oakmore, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

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

165 repeat clients

"Winnie is a very sweet and helpful pet sitter, extremely flexible pick up/drop off time, nice and clean home, I was updated with Loki's photos every few hour... (more)"

Dog lovers in Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA love day care sitters on Rover.com. Over 99 pet owners have reviewed day care sitters on Rover in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. No matter what your price range is, you might be surprised to learn how affordable doggy day care in Oakland can be when you book with Rover. Wondering how much it might cost to book doggy day care? Check out our average doggy day care rates to get an idea before contacting a day care sitter near you.

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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