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

5 repeat clients

"So happy to have found Andrea! She's engaging and patient with my silly mutt, communicative, and close by to my house. Will be definitely using her again. (more)"

2. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

29 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)"

3. Alexandra

Dependable loving care for your pup

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known and worked with Alexandra for over 10 years now. She is a diligent and driven woman with such a great passion for animals of all kinds. Alexandr... (more)"

4. Frankie

Friendly animal and nature lover!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

About: Hi! I am a fun, animal loving female located near Lake Merritt and the Sausal Creek walk. I am a student and musician working from home with a fl... (more)

5. Jenn

Outdoors + Dogs = Happiness

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenn is amazing with dogs of all sizes and ages. We have a yorkie age 11 she is sweet and patient. We also have 2 labs who want lots of attention Jenn is j... (more)"

6. 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)"

7. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 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)"

8. Kim

Smart, fun and energetic.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kim was great from our original inquiry through the end of her stay with our dog. Both our pup and our home were in perfect condition, and we're absolutely g... (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. 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)"

12. Sara

I'm a dog's best friend

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, 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)"

13. Noel

Loving and Patient Animal Lover!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Noel is already a loving parent to a pup named Kona and they have babysat two dogs that I hold very dear to my heart. I would definitely trust Noel to look o... (more)"

14. 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)

15. 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)"

16. 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)"

17. Diego

Diego's Doge Rose Daycare!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

2 repeat clients

"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)"

18. 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)"

19. Mary

A lover of animals big and small

Alameda , CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Mary was wonderful with Sammy! She took him on long walks and handled his high energy well. We loved having her! (more)"

20. 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)"

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