Pet Setting & 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.

1. Stephanie

Love dogs & cats! I work from home.

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

6 repeat clients

"Stephanie was fantastic! Came over for a meet n greet, was super responsive and flexible. Tazzie was happy and we'll cared for when I got home! I highly rec... (more)"

2. Maya

Fun, friendly, experienced petlover

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Maya is wonderful. She sends me adorable pics of my pup and is super communicative. My pup is relaxed when I get home from work. Thank you! We will continue ... (more)"

3. Danielle

Dog lover with years of experience!

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Danielle is great! Totally reliable and great with our pup. (more)"

4. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Lisa is warm and wonderful! She kept me updated as to how my Iris was doing, and took some excellent photos of her playing as well. Iris' box was in great co... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
5. Kalima

Animal Lover Ready for Dog Energy!

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hey There, My name is KaliMa, and I have been a Dog Owner for about four years (Her name is Nala :) ), and a Dog Walker for two years. I surely ... (more)

6. Gwen

I am willing to go above & beyond!

Berkeley, CA, 94704

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

1 repeat client

"Gwen is fantastic! She is punctual, attentive and professional. Our dog Dickie is happy to have her come spend time with him, and we are happy to have a trus... (more)"

7. Regina

** I Walk the Walk 4pooch❤️

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Regina is professional, communicative, personable and knows quite a lot about dogs. I felt comfortable with her in my home and caring for my dog. Highly reco... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
8. Julianne

Senior dogs to the front! :)

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Julianne loves dogs and takes great care of her own pup. She is very responsible and will treat your dog like her own. Julianne is fun and caring. Your dog w... (more)"

9. Tiffany

I love being around dogs!

Piedmont, El Ceritto, CA, 94539

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tiffany was perfect taking care of my three chihuahuas. She provided all care needs as I asked. It was really nice getting pictures of girls while I was away... (more)"

10. Laura

Laura's friendly petsitting Oakland

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Friendly and reliable, even sent us pics of how our pup was doing! Will use her as a sitter again. (more)"

11. Julia

Pics Sent When You're Away!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia was great! She responded very quickly to my last minute request and sent plenty of pictures! I will definitely contact her again for my next sitting need! (more)"

12. Mackenzie

Excited to play with your pup!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Great attitude, good communication, and a happy dog! Will request services again :) (more)"

13. Pearl

Outgoing and enthusiastic!

Longfellow, emeryville, CA, 94608

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

4 repeat clients

About: I love dogs! At the end of the day your fur child will be happy and pooped, and you will be worry free knowing that they are in safe hands and well... (more)

14. Nia

Here for all your dog-care needs!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nia was awesome! Great communication throughout with updates. Patient with my reluctant pup on daily walks and made me feel at ease leaving him in her hands.... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
15. Patrick

SIMPLY THE BEST!! ENOUGH SAID...

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

2 repeat clients

"Patrick was amazing! I got daily updates and photos of my pup by the lake or at the park. He was beyond accommodating in meeting me before hand to meet my pu... (more)"

16. Marijane

Beautiful Oakland Hills Home

Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA, 94610

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

51 repeat clients

About: My retired mother and I have been caring for dogs for 16 years. My current dog is a rescue that many had given up on. Vets did not expect him to li... (more)

17. Meaghan

Will treat your dog as it's my own!

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

5 repeat clients

"Meaghan was great with our fuzzy son Milton and he loved having her pup as a play-pal. She was responsible, respectful, sent lots of great pictures and even ... (more)"

18. Aliza

Running&hiking company encouraged!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had a dog for my entire life, and have pet sat dogs my entire life. Unfortunately, my 15-year-old dog, Fred, is back on the east coast, so I... (more)

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
19. Melanie

Loving Pup Care

Oak Center, oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Melanie is awesome! She took great care of our dog while we were away, sending pictures and making sure she was fine. (more)"

20. Diane

I will love and care for your dog

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"To whom it may concern, I have known Diane for 10 plus years . She is a very loving , caring and trusting person. She is very passionate about animals ... (more)"

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