House Sitting in Melrose, Oakland

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

1. Megan

Here for all your pup's needs!

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"To Whom it may concern, I would love to give a testimony to share my experiences of Megan as a dog caregiver. Megan is one of the most caring, animal lovi... (more)"

2. Andrea

Your dog's new best friend

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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)"

3. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

"Laura was wonderful and we would definitely recommend her for others new to Rover. She took excellent care of Peaches and kept us up to date daily on how Pea... (more)"

4. Liam

I hella love dogs

Eastmont Hills, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have had many pet sitters over the years and Liam is by far the BEST! He is incredibly responsible, respectful, and communicative. He has taken great care ... (more)"

5. Adela

Passionate Pet Sitter

Northgate, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adela has a deep and genuine love for dogs. As a pet owner she has demonstrated this through her care of Paprika, an adorable little terrier mix. She is alwa... (more)"

6. Sasha

Responsible and nuturing caretaker

Lakeshore, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Dogs are everything! At least to me…I have always had at least 2 dogs my whole life. Not only do I know how to shower the doggos with copious amoun... (more)

7. Perrie

I already love your dog!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Perrie did an amazing job dog sitting for us when we were out of town. She kept us updated and sent pics and took great care of our dog Denzel. we will boo... (more)"

8. Aimee

Life long animal enthusiast ❤️

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Aimee was great watching our little pup. She took great care watching her and our puppy's behavior has improved under her watch. i would recommend her to ... (more)"

9. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Maria did an excellent job with our 2 dogs! One dog developed a behavior problem because we left without her. Maria was great at dealing with that includin... (more)"

10. Savannah

Ready to meet your dogs!!

Sequoyah, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

"Savannah was very good at communicating with us, both before and during our trip. She sent pictures of our two dogs, who looked quite happy playing fetch in ... (more)"

11. Theresa

Loves dogs more than dogs love life

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Theresa was wonderful! Thank you for caring for Ruger and Stanley and the house while we were away! (more)"

12. Kim

Smart, fun and energetic.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kim was great with communication ahead of the dog sitting and even came to my house to meet my dog and me. My pup was quite happy when I returned home from ... (more)"

13. Amber

I'm a great pack leader

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"So happy to have found Amber! She recently stayed 3 night with our 2 dogs and cat. She is very easy to work with, has great communication stills, sent upda... (more)"

14. Shani

Artsy-Fartsy Queer Vegan Feminst

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting

"Cannot say enough positive things about my experience with Shani. I completely trust them with my dog and cats. Shani loves them and it shows in how they res... (more)"

15. Laura

Passionate caregiver of animals!

Cleveland Heights, OAKLAND, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura was very good. She was flexible in working with our schedule and very friendly. We felt very comfortable leaving Arlo with her, especially after she me... (more)"

16. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

4 repeat clients

About: I am a friendly, compassionate person and I look forward to meeting you and your fur baby. I'm an active listener who understands your objectives ... (more)

17. Luis

Responsible couple for your pup(s)!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Luis and his wife Tara took great care of my dog, cat and home. I came home to a clean place and healthy animals. They are very friendly and trustworthy. I w... (more)"

18. Emily

I adore people, animals, and nature

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, 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)"

19. Anderson

I like animals and the outdoors!

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Anderson took wonderful care of our dog, bunny, and chickens. He had some unexpected snafus thrown at him during the week he was at our house (our fault, no... (more)"

20. Delilah

Oakland Oasis for your pet!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"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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