House Sitting in Lake Merritt, Oakland

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Devyn M.
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Ready to Love Your Pet Like My OwnMillsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Fantastic on all fronts. Very communicative, sent pictures, great house guest, treated our dog with a gentle touch and let her warm up to friendship. We would l… (more)

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$50
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Jasmine G.
Easy Going Pet LoverEast Peralta, Oakland, CA, 94606
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jasmine was an amazing sitter! She treated our 2 dogs like they were her own and followed all of our instructions perfectly (did I give her several pages of inf… (more)

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$115
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Brady S.
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Last Minute Requests Welcome!Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Brady was fabulous! He came by for a meet-and-greet to go through all of the details of watching our pup, Clifford, while we were away. He was very responsive a… (more)

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$125
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Jasper L.
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Reliable student & animal loverTemescal, Oakland, CA, 94609
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jasper took really good care of our golden retriever puppy and our cat. He was responsive and made arrangements in advance with us. I really enjoyed receiving u… (more)

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$65
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Alyssa S.
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I’m your paw-fect match!Lakeshore, Oakland, CA, 94610
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

This is my second time working with Alyssa. I've loved working with her from the start as she's very prompt and clear with her communication. I quickly knew I c… (more)

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$70
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18+ Hours Per Day With Your DogHoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608
Dog Boarding, House Sitting

Christine stayed with our pup Hopper for 2 weeks while we were in Spain. She sent us detailed email updates with pictures throughout the trip. Knowing that Hopp… (more)

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$75
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Loving, knowledgable, reliable.Alameda, CA, 94501
House Sitting

Cate was wonderful and took great care of my lil Frida. She gave me detailed updates every day we were gone and took some beautiful pictures as well! We really … (more)

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$85
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Keep your pup happy in his homeRalph Bunche, Oakland, CA, 94607
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Vanessa was communicative throughout the time she took care of Linguini! She was very attentive and bonded with my lil cat. So happy to have found a cat sitter … (more)

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Short notice is no problem!Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Could not have asked for a better, more competent, more thorough sitter for my two (no always easy) pups. Simply based on the questions Becca asked me ahead of … (more)

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$150
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Patient/experienced animal lover 🐶Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94610
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

A long overdue rating for Sage! They are really very wonderful! They're flexible, kind and our Pico really seems happier once they've visited. So grateful to h… (more)

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$120
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Your Pets Best Friend ❤️Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94610
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tarlon kept me informed multiple times each day about what my puppy was doing and what they were up to, whether it be taking a walk or just hanging out in the y… (more)

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Dog Trainer and Animal Lover!McClymonds, oakland, CA, 94607
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Wow! Amanda went above and beyond to take excellent, loving care of our Juju! Right before we had to leave for a weekend trip on short notice, Juju's left paw b… (more)

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Dog walker / cat sitter OaklandHoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94609
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Known Migle for many years now. Very dependable, super great with my two dogs, and would highly recommend her. She is a natural dog lover. (more)

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$45
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Must love dogs...and burritos.Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610
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I’m infinitely grateful that we found Molly. She’s so wonderful with our dog and really goes the extra mile to make sure he has a great time and we are comforta… (more)

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A loving and friendly pet sitter!Northgate, Oakland,, CA, 94612
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

KC was great to work with. She was responsive and seems to really enjoy spending time with our cat. We felt super comfortable with her staying at our house. She… (more)

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$72
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Dogs and I love outdoors the same.Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tiffany house sat for my pup and kitty while I was out of town for a major surgery. She was very communicative and was able to handle everything for me while I … (more)

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$69
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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
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Animal Lover Ready to Make Friends!Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

Linda took great care of our senior dog, Mandy! Linda took care of Mandy for five days while we were out of town. Her attentiveness to our pup’s meds schedule a… (more)

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Caring for Pets as I Do My Own.Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94612
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Taylor was great with Paco - sent plenty of pictures and updates, and we came home to a clean house and a happy dog. Looking forward to having her care for the … (more)

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WFH-er seeking walking buddiesCleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Lauryn is the absolute BEST with dogs. Between me and my family, we have one mini aussie (with a bit of an attitude problem towards other dogs) and a VERY energ… (more)

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Caring 4 yours as if they were mineIvy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Kiara was great with communication, extremely nice, left our house in great shape, and most importantly took awesome care of our little dog, Magic! 10/10 recomm… (more)

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