Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Lake Merritt, Oakland

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

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Lili K.
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Pets are the best people!Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Lili continues to step right in and take great care of our animals... Her updates are always the highlight of my day whenever I get a break on a trip! :) Whethe… (more)

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Patrick C.
Warning: Your pets will love me :)Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, CA, 94611
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Patrick was able to give my cat fluids under the skin while I was away. He was also flexible to small schedule changes which was very helpful. Thanks a lot!! (more)

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Tina M.
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Active Animal Lover At Your ServiceHoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94609
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tina did a few drop-in visits for our two cats over the holidays. She was super communicative with me in the days leading up to and throughout our trip, letting… (more)

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

About: Hello! My name is Sage (They/Them)🏳️‍⚧️🏳️‍🌈 I have had all types of animals my whole life. I have always taken in rescues so I am very experienced w… (more)

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Robin B.
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Here to cuddle all the buddiesPiedmont Avenue, oakland, CA, 94611
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Robin was amazing and our kitties loved having her visit! She’s communicative and flexible and dependable. We will definitely have her watch our cats again the … (more)

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Mommy of 2 cats and animal lover 💜Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jenny is great with both dogs and cats - she is friendly, caring and very responsible. She’s been a cat mom for a while now so she definitely knows how to take … (more)

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Dog-loving human for hire!Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Rebecca is wonderful... kind, caring, flexible. She was so helpful and sweet with Ginger. Highly recommended! (more)

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Keep your pet calm and cozyIvy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94610
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jessica loves animals and is so patient and intuitive in how she responds to them. I have honestly never met someone so good with animals! Very responsible and … (more)

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Loving & Dependable CareGrand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610
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Michaela did a nice job taking care of my cat and administering meds in her food while I was away! I also really appreciated that Michaela was very conscientiou… (more)

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Let's get these steps in Dawgs!Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Michael was very good to my dog. He enjoy his time, in fact probably to much. He has more energy then before. Also learned a new trick while he had him for the … (more)

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Easy Going Pet LoverEast Peralta, Oakland, CA, 94606
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jasmine did a great job with my shy kitties. She was patient and persistent and got them to come out and play. She sent lots of pics and videos so I felt confid… (more)

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dogs are perfect!San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612
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As her roommate, I've witnessed first-hand how caring Glo was with a rescue that she fostered. The dog was able to quickly adapt to the new environment because … (more)

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20$ OFF PROMO CODE (in policy) ! 🐶Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94606
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Nancy took great care of my little senior citizen. He had fun with all the other doggies and was pooped out when I came to get him. Thanks for taking great care… (more)

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I’m your paw-fect match!Lakeshore, Oakland, CA, 94610
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Alyssa was great with our pups and put my mind at ease while we were away! Thank you!! (more)

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Loves animals of all kindsLakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612
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Kelly is absolutely wonderful! She took fantastic care of my 2 cats while I was away for a couple of weeks. She always sent photos, which I really loved. When I… (more)

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PhD in training, pup lover for lifeIvy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Neia did a terrific job of caring for our dog and cat, on short notice when we had to leave town for a family emergency. Everything went very smoothly and she … (more)

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Caring for Pets as I Do My Own.Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94612
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Taylor clearly has genuine care and enthusiasm for animals. Her demonstrates interest in getting to know my puppy was apparent. When we noticed things I hadn’t … (more)

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Empathic Animal LoverWaverly, Oakland, CA, 94612
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

I am amazed at how Sophie is so caring and loving to all the dogs she cares for. I trust her and would recommend her to everyone that I know, because I know tha… (more)

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Cries During Homeward BoundLakeshore, OAKLAND, CA, 94610
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Throughout the many years I have known Ann, I have always counted on her kindness to any creature great or small. Her loving nature has always been a major high… (more)

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

Lauryn is a dynamo! If you want you dog to be walked by a super smart, talented, interesting fun person - she is your gal! You can trust your pet would be take… (more)

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