House Sitting in Lakewide, Oakland

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"I don’t think words can describe how amazing Laurin is. She’s thoughtful, caring, responsible, and so kind. Her and her husband took such good care of our do... (more)"

2. Sydney

Ready to play with any & all dogs!!

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sydney was great. Came over to meet dogs ahead of time. She had to give one of the dogs medicine (which wasn't planned when we booked dogsitting). Got a v... (more)"

3. Jeremy

Dogs love me & I love them! :)

Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jeremy is a terrific young man with a great sense of humor, infinite patience and a kind demeanor. He is responsible, a great communicator and easy-going. I ... (more)"

4. Adam

Athletic dog lover w/flex schedule

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

7 repeat clients

"Adam made the best weekend for our girls, Addie and Papaya, filled with playing fetch and tug-o-war while we were away. We appreciated the pics and videos, a... (more)"

5. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"We're so thankful to have found Naomi! She spent the day with our high-maintenance dog, Remy, and everything went wonderfully. She sent us some photos of Rem... (more)"

6. Brooke

Dogs are people too.

Berkeley, CA, 94703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I met Brooke when I worked as a house manager for a very high profile private family as her boss. Brooke nannied for their children and was the regular house... (more)"

7. Tasha

I’m Home Full Time & I Love Walks!

Rockridge, Oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"She’s an amazing women she has a lot to offer she’s a great person wit a great personality she’s wonderful in and out she’s honest kind loving caring she’s b... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
8. Andrew

I'll pet and love on your dog!

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: A year ago, my girlfriend started training me to be aware of how pets behave and act, providing a new possibility for me to coexist with animals. O... (more)

9. Katherine

Your dog's second favorite person

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting

10 repeat clients

"It was great having Katherine stay with our pup (and house sit) while we were gone for the week! We got updates and photos throughout, and returned to a hap... (more)"

10. Giuliana

Friendly, active friend of dogs

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Giuliana did a terrific job housesitting for us over the Thanksgiving holiday. She left the house in pristine condition and handled our dog's needs with care... (more)"

11. Alison

Happy dog walker or dog babysitter

Lakeshore, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"I've known Alison for a very long time. I know she has tremendous love and respect for animals, particularly dogs. She is loyal and reliable and would defini... (more)"

12. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Dog Walking

41 repeat clients

"Wonderful experience from the quick response, easy going meet and greet to a very professional stay. Laura is very kind and a true dog lover. Our dog loved ... (more)"

13. Brady

Last Minute Requestes Welcome!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

7 repeat clients

"Punctual, clean, responsive, and dependable...Brady looked after my 12 yr old Shih-Tzu for two weeks at my home. He was willing to meet me prior to my vacati... (more)"

14. Rosie

Let me RUN with your pup!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rosie was awesome! I was kept updated and in the loop, Rosie was super flexible with my busy schedule, and the photos I received made it super clear that my ... (more)"

15. Kitty

I'll take your dog on hiking trips!

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

"She really pulled through for me when I needed my pups walked while I was in the hospital. She is good and reliable. She made the effort to walk my dogs in t... (more)"

16. Lara

Flexible, fun, reliable dog lover

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Lara was amazing! She stayed at our home and watched our puppy (who can be a handful). Arlo loved spending the weekend with her so much so that he didn't see... (more)"

17. Amy

Run - Walk - Play!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Amy was responsive, thoughtful, and responsible. She also got along GREAT with our two large dogs. We came back from a weekend away to two tired and happy pu... (more)"

18. Nicholas

Dog whisperer

Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Nicholas is my teenage son who is currently a fresh man in community college. He has lived with three doggie family members all his life. He has cared and lo... (more)"

19. Ellen

Cesar Millan has nothing on me!

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Rachel was great to work with! Super communicative with great pictures of all my fur babes. I look forward to working with her moving forward. Welcome to the... (more)"

20. 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)"

In Lakewide, Oakland, CA, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 99 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting in Lakewide can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book house sitting in Oakland on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

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