House Sitting in Lake Merritt, Oakland

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1. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

18 repeat clients

"AJ lovingly watched all of our crew — two energetic dogs, two cats, a chinchilla, and our fish — while we were away on our two recent vacations, and we came ... (more)"

2. Ernesto

Your dog new best friend!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ernesto is an enthusiastic person! he's responsible and careful in all his environment. As testimony, I can say that with the dogs he had, was a wonderful ow... (more)"

3. Diego

Diego's Doge Rose Daycare!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Diego is an amazing and knowledgeable dog sister. He took care of my sweet Luna with her quirks and all. Got thoughtful updates through out her stay along wi... (more)"

4. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Lisa took amazing care of our dog, Jack London, when we went to hawaii for a long weekend. He had an accident in the house and she even did laundry for us! ... (more)"

5. Jessica

Doggycare and socialization

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting

10 repeat clients

"Jessica was the perfect dog sitter for my Shih Tzu Angel. She is prompt, professional, courteous and loving. She sent updates and was easy to reach. I fel... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
6. Diane

Dogs Love Me!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Diane was amazing! She dogsat our two pups while we were out of the country for a week. Diane was great with the dogs and sent photos daily to reassure us le... (more)"

7. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"I am one of those crazy puppy mom's, so searching for someone that I felt comfortable was something I took seriously. I have been raving about Rover and Mar... (more)"

8. Cameron

International Animal Lover

Berkeley, CA, 94703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi, my name's Cameron and 4 legged people are my favorite. I've been an avid animal lover my whole life growing up surrounded by all types and ofte... (more)

9. Michaela

Friendly sitter in Temescal!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Michaela stayed with my dogs for two weeks: one of them was having some anxiety issues at first, and she was so good about trying to help make things better.... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
10. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

25 repeat clients

"Laura is fantastic! She is great with our furry kids and is great at communicating with us and sending fun videos and photos! We used her for an overnight ... (more)"

11. Hope

Patient, Active and loving sitter!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

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

1 repeat client

"Hope was the perfect dog sitter- we feel very lucky to have found her. She house sat for a week our two dogs and I think by the end our smallest dog would ha... (more)"

12. Luis

Responsible couple for your pup(s)!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Tara and Luis were great. They stayed with our dog at our house while we were gone for the weekend. They were very communicative and responsive. They were... (more)"

13. Oliver

Overnight care for dogs/cats

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Oliver took great care of our dogs & our place. We'll happily book him again next time we leave town. (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
14. Tiffany

Dog lover, Bark Ave employee

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm an animal lover. I have grown up with dogs and have raised two of my own. I work at Bark Ave a doggy daycare & boarding business in SF. I also ... (more)

Available this weekend
15. Adeline

Let's go for an adventure!

Grand Lake, oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adeline is loved by Noelle and adored by us! She first came over for a meet and greet and Noelle immediately loved her. She cuddled with her and gave her lo... (more)"

16. Rebecca

I love looking after animals =)

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rebecca grew up in a house full of animals, (four dogs and six cats). She has always loved practically anything with fur, and treats each one as special in ... (more)"

17. Aliza

attentive loving care for your pup

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Aliza was great with my two little ones! We had a great meet and greet and I felt very comfortable with her. My landlords live right upstairs and were very... (more)"

18. Ryan

lifetime dog owner.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ryan was very conscientious with our pups and house. Our girls were very relaxed and happy when we got home. Looking forward to working with him again! Thank... (more)"

19. Shae

Affable & trustworthy Canophiliac!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I can't say enough great things about how well Shae took care of my dog Lucy. I never worry when I leave town, I know Lucy gets lots of love and attention. S... (more)"

20. Anna

foster, trainer, hiker : )

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Anna was a delight to work with and we would wholeheartedly recommend her! Responsive to our requests and questions and thorough in her own questions/prep pr... (more)"

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When it comes to house sitting, dog owners in Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA love Rover.com. Over 99 owners have reviewed sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. The cost of house sitting in Lake Merritt may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a house sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much it you can expect to pay for house sitting on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Lake Merritt house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

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