Pet Setting & 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.

1. Amy

Run - Walk - Play!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Amy saved the day yesterday! We had a neighborhood kid lined up to drop in on Cooper but he bailed at the last minute. Amy came through for us on very short... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
2. Becky

Experienced & Loving Dog Handler

Berkeley, CA, 94702

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

10 repeat clients

"Becky was great! I requested Becky to do home visits for my dog Orzo (A Friday PM, Saturday AM/PM, Sunday AM). She responded to my request very promptly an... (more)"

3. Marissa

Let's hit the trail! Home Full-Time

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

32 repeat clients

"Marissa has been great. She’s been really communicative, flexible with last minute needs, and takes adorable pictures of our dog. I would definitely recomm... (more)"

4. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"Laurin has been a dream sitter for my senior dog, even when my plans change last minute. He takes a while to warm up to people, and I'm so happy to have a co... (more)"

5. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Adam was so communicative and took amazing photos. Definitely made me feel comfortable allowing a stranger to take care of Bernadette for the first time! (more)"

6. An Duc

Happiness is a Warm Puppy

Fruitvale Station, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

2 repeat clients

"I had a great experience with An Duc - he was extremely responsive and easy to work with and it seems like he really tired out my pup, and got her lots of ex... (more)"

7. Gretchen

I love walks!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Gretchen has been amazing at coming and taking care of my puppy who can’t yet go on walks because she doesn’t have all her shots ! She’s very easy to coordin... (more)"

8. Jan

I love them all!

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Jan is easy going and knows how to work with all types of dogs. Mango can sometimes be challenging, but I knew Jan would know how to treat him - thus they be... (more)"

9. Brooke

Dogs are people too.

Berkeley, CA, 94703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I’ve known Brooke for close to 5 years and I can always count on her to take the best care of my pup Sona. I travel for work pretty often and Brooke has alw... (more)"

10. Giuliana

Friendly, active friend of dogs

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Our senior dogs love Giuliana! They are fairly large dogs and she handles them very well. Giuliana responds quickly and is very accommodating. We will defini... (more)"

11. Samantha

Flexible Schedule and Cozy Home!

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sam is wonderful with all pets. She truly loves and respects them. She has pet sit for me multiple times and I trust her absolutely. (more)"

12. Shani

Cuddles From A Queer Vegan Couple

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Lex was excellent! From arriving when they said they would to giving amazing attention to our fur babies...it's no wonder why our dogs love Lex so much. The ... (more)"

13. Lisa

PA student with a love for animals!

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Lisa was an absolute godsend for my last-minute excursion out of town and provided great care to my two cats. She was very attentive to their special needs, ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
14. Victoria

Total dog lady!!

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

42 repeat clients

"Viki was quick to respond to my emergency visit request. She met me at a park to meet my dog and get care instructions the day before my trip. She updated me... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
15. Sucheta

I'll love your dog like it's mine!

Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi there! I'm Sucheta. I am an experienced and dedicated dog caretaker, and I would LOVE to become your new go-to sitter. I joined Rover because my... (more)

16. Rachel

safe and fun doggy vacation!!!

Rancho San Antonio, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is a very kind and loving person, she is always thinking of others and loves dogs. Anytime she sees a dog she falls in love and what's to pet and cudd... (more)"

17. Kasey

Walks, jogs and happy barks!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

1 repeat client

"Kasey did an incredible job dropping in on our kitties, rats and fish while we were gone for a week. She kept us up-to-date with photos and followed our inst... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
18. Alexandra

Energetic, Experienced Dog Trainer

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I was so so so so happy with my experience having Alexandra care for my pit mix Rocko!!! Rocko has A LOT of energy and is really muscular and strong and seve... (more)"

19. Therese

I whisper dog. responsible + loving

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

1 repeat client

"Therese did a great job of making sure our Dog got plenty of walking. She is very good at dog sitting and walking. I can't recommend her enough (more)"

20. Sara

Snuggles, walk, run, and play

Cleveland Heights, OAKLAND, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Sara was the first person I (more)"

Pet parents in Lakewide, Oakland, CA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 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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