House Sitting in Melrose, Oakland

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

1. Aimee

Life long animal enthusiast ❤️

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aimee has bunny sat for my rabbit many times. I can always leave for vacation knowing that my bunny will be safe, happy, and loved. Aimee is responsible, c... (more)"

2. Emily

I adore people, animals, and nature

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting

"Emily is a great aunt to our 10-year old Chihuahua, we know when we leave her with Emily that she will be walked regularly, cared for and even spoiled! She i... (more)"

3. Andrea

Your dog's new best friend

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Andrea was amazing with my dog! She sent me a lot of photos of all the fun things they went to do like: trips to the beach, hikes in the hills, and trips to ... (more)"

4. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

"Mr. Bean and Penny Too had a great time with Laura! And I felt very comfortable knowing she was taking such great care of them while I was away. I needed a... (more)"

5. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Maria is terrific! Very communicative, extremely professional, trustworthy, and we came home to happy (and completely worn out) pups! Thank you Maria!! (more)"

6. Diane

Dogs Love Me!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Diane was AMAZING!! I hate to leave such a great review because then everyone will book her and she'll never be free for me. I had a last minute cancel of ... (more)"

7. Sara

I'm a dog's best friend

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is very responsible and lovely person. She took care of two of dogs who are not always at their best behaviors with each other. Sara was able to handle ... (more)"

8. Rebecca

I love looking after animals =)

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rebecca grew up in a house full of animals, (four dogs and six cats). She has always loved practically anything with fur, and treats each one as special in ... (more)"

9. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Sally is the biggest animal lover I know and she is so gifted working with dogs. I have known her for several years and her pup, Taffy, was the luckiest dog ... (more)"

10. Daryl

I have a soft spot for animals.

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Daryl was great! Quick to respond, easy to schedule a meet-and-greet with, loved our dog, was responsive to texts throughout her stay, and overall made us fe... (more)"

11. Diego

Diego's Doge Rose Daycare!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

1 repeat client

"Diego is an amazing and knowledgeable dog sister. He took care of my sweet Luna with her quirks and all. Got thoughtful updates through out her stay along wi... (more)"

12. Elita

Pet Lovers Who Love To Foster! :)

Harrington, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Elita is great with humans and even better with animals. If ever I'm unable to accept a pet sitting job I always recommend her! If you were to use her servic... (more)"

13. Kirstin

Your Fur-Baby's New Favorite Spot!

Reservoir Hill-Meadow Brook, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

3 repeat clients

"Kirsten was great at making us feel at ease while our dogs were being babysat for the first time! She sent photos of the dogs daily so we knew they were enjo... (more)"

14. Ryan

lifetime dog owner.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ryan was absolutely amazing with my Golden Retriever, I came home to a very happy dog and a clean house. I will definitely be booking Ryan again whenever I n... (more)"

15. Amanda

I'm a Dog loving Panda :)

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: While I don't have any formal training caring for dogs, I have been living with dogs for the past 5 years, and previously owned a dog for 10. I lov... (more)

16. Elizabeth

Just call me Dr. Doolittle

Millsmont, oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"If there is anyone I would trust to look after my beloved doggie, Elizabeth would be the one! I would trust her with my dog. She is a big lover of animals,... (more)"

17. Kim

Smart, fun and energetic.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"We booked house sitting with Kim last minute for July 4th weekend. We were a little worried at first, never having used Rover before, but Kim was super respo... (more)"

18. Juliane

Pet loving professional

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

1 repeat client

"Juliane was a fantastic sitter. She is mature, responsible, and made me feel at ease about leaving our dear sweet baby in her hands. We will definitely be us... (more)"

19. Rebecca

Creative Canine Caregiver

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rebecca is truly a gem! She took such great care of our three pups and consistently communicated with us as to how they were doing. My family truly trusts he... (more)"

20. Delilah

Oakland Oasis for your pet!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Delilah is an exceptional sitter! She's a true "dog mom", caring for our senior pup as if she were her own, providing detailed checkins so we never had to wo... (more)"

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