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. Amy

Run - Walk - Play!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Amy was great! Super communication, and very attentive to our cat Sally while we were away. I would definitely book again, thanks Amy! (more)"

2. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"Laurin is the best! I come home and it seemed my dog was disappointed haha ;) She took him on lot's of adventures which I loved hearing about! (more)"

3. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Wow! Adam was so nice, on time, sweet with our puppy tuna, and very communicative about each stop in. He even sent me some great photos he took of her on his... (more)"

4. An Duc

Happiness is a Warm Puppy

Fruitvale Station, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

2 repeat clients

"I had a great experience with An Duc - he was extremely responsive and easy to work with and it seems like he really tired out my pup, and got her lots of ex... (more)"

5. Gretchen

I love walks!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Gretchen has been amazing at coming and taking care of my puppy who can’t yet go on walks because she doesn’t have all her shots ! She’s very easy to coordin... (more)"

6. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Maria was a lifesaver for us and our cat this past week! We're new to the area and hadn't anyone to care for our cat while we went out of town for a friend's... (more)"

7. 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)"

8. Sarah

Super capable & caring!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Fantastic help and our puppy really enjoyed the visit (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Lisa

PA student with a love for animals!

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Lisa did an AWESOME job looking after our cat Milla. She was extremely responsive and flexible which was great since we requested her help on very short noti... (more)"

10. Kasey

Walks, jogs and happy barks!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

1 repeat client

"Kasey is amazing with dogs, let alone all animals. Very calming and even tempered, she will provide and give your dog the upmost attention, care, and kindness. (more)"

11. Rachel

safe and fun doggy vacation!!!

Rancho San Antonio, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Wow! You could actually not ask for a better dog sitter in Rachel! Sometimes I think she likes dogs more than people! We actually got one of our dogs from a ... (more)"

12. Ally

Home all day, fenced yard, dog pals

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Ally and her husband, Dave, are our go-to dog sitters for our rescue dog Dezi. They care for Dezi like their very own "fur babies." Being a rescue, Dezi can ... (more)"

13. Maya

Fun, friendly, experienced petlover

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
14. Julianne

Home all day to go on adventures

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

14 repeat clients

"Julianne has loved animals all of her life? She has a special bond with animals and counts on them to help her through life's challenge. She hopes to become ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
15. Ailyn

I give it all! Love,walks & Cuddles

Fremont, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I’m 18 years old and currently work as a wag walker, I have 2 dogs of my own both pitbulls as well as a bunny ! I’m working towards having a career... (more)

16. Brandy

Friendly and experienced pet lover

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Brandy is awesome! I manage a dog program for a rescue and she's always been helpful! She's helped foster, walk, and socialize our dogs. She's very patient a... (more)"

17. Erika

You’re In Good Loving Paws

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

3 repeat clients

"Erika is the BEST! My little buddy Francisco loves spending weekends with her and Sweet Pea. Erika has a very kind heart, and it is obvious that she is an an... (more)"

18. Lai

Animal lover of all kinds

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

About: Hello!!! My name is Lai. I have 15 years of owning two small doghters and am currently taking care of a GSP for a friend. I also have experience wi... (more)

19. Kalima

Animal Lover Ready for Dog Energy!

Peralta-Hacienda, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

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)

20. Susana

I'll play fetch with your doggie.

Saint Elizabeth, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Susana is a caring loving active owner of 3 dogs that gives all of her attention to her little ones she always rewards them with treats (more)"

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