Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Melrose, Oakland

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

1. 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)"

2. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Maria was wonderful! We were going out of town and needed to find someone for drop in visits last minute; she not only replied within 30 minutes but also mad... (more)"

3. Alex

Alex and Friends Animal House

Sequoyah, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

21 repeat clients

"I was very nervous about leaving my furbabies alone for a whole week as I'd never done it before. But Alex came over twice a day and walked them and played ... (more)"

4. Ilona

Hang out with me & my pup

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"A few years ago we had the wonderful fortune of adding Ilona to our dog's group of trusted and loving human friends. She is kind, thoughtful and responsible,... (more)"

5. Maya

Fun, friendly, experienced petlover

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

6. Perrie

Loving local pet care in Alameda

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Perrie is fantastic! She is reliable, caring, thoughtful, and her love for dogs is obvious. It gave me great peace of mind knowing she was taking great care... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
7. Nicole

Run, walk, pet; you name it!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Nichole did a great job. She was very considerate and posted some great photos of our playful dog while we were away. I would definitely use her again as a p... (more)"

8. Sarah

Dog Lover on Lake Merritt!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

6 repeat clients

About: I'm an animal lover who lives right on Lake Merritt and loves to go on long walks -- preferably with fur babies! I have experience working with not... (more)

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
9. Clare

Camp Clare Dog Care

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

33 repeat clients

"Clare was fantastic to work with, very responsive, and we came home to happy and well taken care of dogs. She was great about answering my (many) text messag... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
10. Sylvie

DOG LOVER ALL MY LIFE!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Sylvie is hands-down the best pet sitter my husband and I have ever had! She took care of our grumpy feline, Zoe, while we were in Europe for 10 days. Zoe ... (more)"

11. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I've never met a dog that wasn't already my friend. I've almost always had some kind of pet in my household. My family always had a dog or two whil... (more)

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
12. Tamara

Fun with Dogs

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Being a dog lover and owner herself, Tamara is knowledgeable of different breeds. She is conscientious and thoughtful, your furry creature will be in good h... (more)"

13. Charlie

I often prefer animals to people

Alameda, CA, 94502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Charlie is great with all animals! He is incredibly knowledgeable, patient, and kind. Whether he is caring for wildlife or pets, Charlie always handles anima... (more)"

14. Crystal

Tinder Love and Pet Care

Fremont, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

"Crystal was amazing with our bulldog, LeeLa. We have used her several more times and will continue to use her for future pet sitting/walking. She is loving a... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
15. Tom

Five stars daycare and boarding

alameda, CA, 94501

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

31 repeat clients

About: Greetings!!! I am a dog lover who lives in Alameda, CA. With me, you will be in peace knowing that your best friend is in good hands. With many ye... (more)

16. Taryn

I'll go hiking with your dog!

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Taryn was excellent with nova & amazing to meet us first & say hi. We will definitely be asking her to check in on her again soon! (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
17. Kalima

Animal Lover Ready for Dog Energy!

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hey There, My name is KaliMa, and I have been a Dog Owner for about four years (Her name is Nala :) ), and a Dog Walker for two years. I surely ... (more)

18. Jenn

Outdoors + Dogs = Happiness

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenn is a wonderful dog caregiver who is very responsible and attentive. She is good with all types of dogs, and enjoys every minute of it. She is also caref... (more)"

19. Brianna

Active and experienced dog lover!

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

About: I have been a dog owner and care giver for dogs among many other pets nearly all of my life. I have excellent references from pet owners all over t... (more)

20. Rachel

Dog lover and cuddle monster

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Rachel is a great dog sitter! She has a big enclosed yard in Oakland with lots of room for the pup to play and there are great walking locations near by. She... (more)"

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