Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Laurel, Oakland

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

1. Diane

Dogs Love Me!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

"Diane totally went above and beyond. Even my shy dude came out of hiding for her (in record time)! I will 200% book her again should I go out of town again... (more)"

2. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

6 repeat clients

"Laurin is the best! I come home and it seemed my dog was disappointed haha ;) She took him on lot's of adventures which I loved hearing about! (more)"

3. Gretchen

I love walks!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

4. Amy

Run - Walk - Play!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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)"

5. Nick

Your Best Friend's Best Friend

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Nick was great with our puppy! We needed some last minute help and he was very responsive and flexible. He definitely went above and beyond a typical drop-in... (more)"

6. Sara

Snuggles, walk, run, and play

Cleveland Heights, OAKLAND, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is truly a “dog person”!!! She takes excellent care of our animals! In addition she is able to give medications and injections to our diabetic dog. (more)"

7. Jessica

Will keep your pup busy!

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

4 repeat clients

"Jessica was wonderful and responsive came to meet with us in advance of the first visit and provided great care and communication throughout! (more)"

8. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Wow! Adam was so nice, on time, sweet with our puppy tuna, and very communicative about each stop in. He even sent me some great photos he took of her on his... (more)"

9. Pipi

Daily photo updates!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Pipi is a gifted and empathetic animal lover. She was also incredibly patient with all my texts and changes. The "Rover card" she sent was so helpful and she... (more)"

10. Maya

Fun, friendly, experienced petlover

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

11. Patrick

Animal enthusiast for hire!

Merritt, oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Everyone knows the best people to watch their dogs are people who have owned dogs are currently own dogs. I've entrusted Patrick to watch my dog Nyx, a Shiba... (more)"

12. Emily

Dogs are a girl's best friend

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"My puppy Maximus absolutely loved her, she is very responsive and if I need help again I would definitely reach out to her. She was my dog vistor for 3 day... (more)"

13. Katrina

Cuddles and outdoor adventures=YES!

Montclair, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Katrina has been so great! She is currently dropping by to play with our new puppy. She goes above and beyond our expectations and diligently follows any gui... (more)"

14. Erika

You’re In Good Loving Paws

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Erika is the BEST! My little buddy Francisco loves spending weekends with her and Sweet Pea. Erika has a very kind heart, and it is obvious that she is an an... (more)"

15. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Maria was a lifesaver for us and our cat this past week! We're new to the area and hadn't anyone to care for our cat while we went out of town for a friend's... (more)"

16. Ilona

Hang out with me & my pup

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Hamish always looks forward to a visit from Ilona, because she takes excellent care of him! He loves his walks with her and her little pup, Manny. We continu... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. Cole

Lots of TLC and fun

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Cole is wonderful with my dog, Tikka. He's a responsible and capable caregiver who truly loves dogs. Tikka is a bit high-maintenance: she has anxiety, intens... (more)"

19. Crystal

Tinder Love and Pet Care

Fremont, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

"My pup absolutely loves Crystal! Crystal is a trusted pet sitter, I know that when she takes care of Pita and Whiskey they'll be given love, attention, and b... (more)"

20. Christopher

Dogs are my life, I love them!

Crestmont, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Christopher has been a dog owner and lover since a very young age. He has always been kind, caring and loving towards both his dog and our dog, who he has b... (more)"

Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for pet-sitting. 99 owners have reviewed sitters in Laurel, Oakland, CA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect pet sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a pet sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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 Laurel 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 Laurel, 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 Laurel pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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