Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Lakewide, 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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1. Dean Verified Background CheckRover 101

One Dog, One Dog Walker, Every Walk

Trestle Glen, OAKLAND, CA, 94610

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thank you Dean for taking care of Willow!! I felt very safe and comfortable knowing she was in good hands!! (more)"

2. Margaret Verified Background Check

Responsible animal lover

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Margaret was fantastic! We felt so comfortable leaving our dog after seeing her photos and getting updates after every walk. We will definitely use Margaret ... (more)"

3. Lauren Verified Background Check

My friends call me Ms. Dolittle.

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

"Lauren does a great job with my cat and allows me to relax and not worry while I’m away!! (more)"

4. Kyle Verified Enhanced Background Check

All about dogs!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kyle did an awesome job with our 8 week old pup. He communicated everything going on, and even cleaned up an inside accident that happened before he came - ... (more)"

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5. Michaela Verified Enhanced Background Check

Loving & Dependable Care

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michaela was great! My cat Clover can be a bit shy and nervous but in all the photos Michaela sent Clover looked happy and relaxed. When I got home Clover wa... (more)"

6. Lindsay Verified Background Check

Yes to snuggles and walks!

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Lindsay was great! Tellie was suspicious of her the first day, and Lindsay was very capable of directing Tellie to the back yard so she "could take care of ... (more)"

Active and Accepting Requests
7. Megan Verified Enhanced Background Check

*Drop Ins *Walks *Pet Sitting *Cats

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We are lucky enough to have Megan come and sit our pup every day since he was 9 weeks. She is super responsive and dependable, and sends us pics so we know h... (more)"

8. Nicole Verified Background Check

I Love Making New Animal Pals!

Temescal, OAKLAND, CA, 94609

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole has been taking care of our dog as she's recovering from surgery and she's been so supportive! Her communication is clear; she sends pictures and give... (more)"

9. Rachael Verified Background CheckRover 101

Kitty Lover & Doggie Admirer

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Best. Cat. Sitter. Period. Peanut is a skittish kitty and she went above and beyond to make him comfortable and provided a warm cuddly environment for him wh... (more)"

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10. Kelly Verified Background Check

Loves animals of all kinds

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

"Kelly is friendly, professional, and clearly got along famously with my shy kitty. I would book her again without hesitation every time. Thank you Kelly! (more)"

11. Shelly Verified Background Check

Dog walkin’/cat pettin’.

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great cat sitter! Friendly and reliable. Checked in on the app to let us know she was with the cats. And sent photos. Seems to really enjoy it! Thank you Shelly (more)"

12. Briana Verified Background Check

Patient & Loving

Cleveland Heights, oakland, CA, 94608

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

"Briana has been such a huge help with our pups! She is attentive, caring, provides constant updates and is quick to respond. We’re looking fwd to continuing ... (more)"

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13. Crystal Verified Background Check

CATurday every day! xo

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94606

Drop-In Visits

"We hired Crystal to watch our cat Lucy during Thanksgiving while we were out of town. Crystal was attentive and most of all very responsive. I get worried ab... (more)"

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14. Jamie Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Attentive and Loving Petsitter

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits

"My kitten was in good hands with Jaime! She was very communicative and I could tell how much she really cared for my cat during her visits. She took some tim... (more)"

15. Tara Verified Background Check

Our dogs are our greatest treasures

Piedmont, Piedmont, CA, 94611

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

"We feel very lucky to have found Tara to help us take care of our 17 week old puppy and our almost 11 year old dog. Tara is a natural with the dogs — super ... (more)"

16. Salaams Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pet Love with Salaams!

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Salaams has been our petsitter for the past 2 years. During that time, my partner and I have traveled a lot. We have a dog and a cat and they both adore S... (more)"

17. Elisabete Maria Tavares Verified Enhanced Background Check

Doggies love me

Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"Wonderful care. Attention to every detail. (more)"

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18. Josette Verified Background Check

Dog/House Sit in East Bay or FiDi

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

"Hello, Josette is a very sweet person and animal lover. She has an adorable kitty named Penelope at home in her apartment, and there’s no doubt that if the ... (more)"

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19. Zach Verified Background CheckRover 101

A Best Friend for your Best Friend!

Shafter, Oakland, CA, 94618

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amazing dog sitter, Zach is so sweet to Bean. Happy we can count on him. Kinda don’t want to make him sound too good bc I want him available, but he is aweso... (more)"

20. Raven Verified Background Check

Will care for your pal as you would

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Raven is amazing! Took such good care of my girl, was great with messages and photos and just keeping me in the loop / at ease. Will absolutely be using her ... (more)"

Pet parents in Lakewide, Oakland, CA love dog sitters on 99 owners have reviewed sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Lakewide pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Lakewide, Oakland, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Lakewide pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Lakewide, Oakland donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Oakland.

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