House Sitting in Melrose, Oakland

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

1. Andrea

Your dog's new best friend

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Andrea is a superstar! She is very responsible, loving, warm, and passionate about pets! Our animals had no trouble whatsoever with falling in love with her ... (more)"

2. Nicole

The ultimate dog lover!

Mountain View Cemetery, oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi, my name is Nicole and i am currently a freshman at California College of the Arts. love dogs of all kinds. I have a dog of my own at home but w... (more)

3. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

"Laura is amazing--she has walked for us, and just did a homestay of 10 nights. Laura was wonderful about providing updates and cute photos of our dog. We wer... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Vandy

FUN AND CARING ANIMAL LOVER!!!

Cox, Oakland, CA, 94603

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

"Vandy is a great dog walker! He enjoys taking dogs on runs and local hiking trails. If you have an athletic dog who loves to play fetch all day or a dog that... (more)"

5. 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)"

6. Lauren

Fun-loving but responsible!

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren grew up with cats and dogs in the house and she was always the one who made sure they were fed and walked. She is a very patient, kind, smiley person... (more)"

7. 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)"

Available this weekend
8. Luis

Responsible couple for your pup(s)!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Luis and Tara were so calm with our very sweet, large pit bull who can be very "enthusiastic" meeting new people at home ;) This was our first time using th... (more)"

9. Aimee

Life long animal enthusiast ❤️

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aimee was awesome! We will definitely book with her again. :) (more)"

10. Sally

Ready to spoil your pet

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

3 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)

Available this weekend
11. 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)"

12. 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)"

13. Jennifer

You're furbaby will be like family.

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

2 repeat clients

"Jennifer watched my pup and kitty for a week over Christmas! We never like leaving our fur babies for long but Jennifer gave us updates everyday with picture... (more)"

14. Scott

Diligent Professional Ready to Help

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great sitter, house and dog looked great, highly recommend! (more)"

15. Amber

I'm a great pack leader

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amber was great! Maggie was happy to see me when I got home, but more excited to see Amber when she dropped off the key! (more)"

16. 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)"

17. Amanda

I'm a Dog loving Panda :)

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, 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)

18. Jenn

Outdoors + Dogs = Happiness

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenn has dog-sat for Rico and Lola, our two pugs, many times and she does an amazing job with them! They clearly love her because they squeal and wiggle and ... (more)"

19. 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)"

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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