House Sitting in Merritt, Oakland

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1. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Naomi was fantastic! She watched my two dogs at my place for 6 days. My boys were very well cared for and she provided detailed updates of my dogs while I wa... (more)"

2. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Laura is so kind. Our older dog passed recently and she was so sensitive to our remaining dog - knowing that the transition was probably hard for her too. It... (more)"

3. Lara

Flexible, fun, reliable dog lover

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lara was amazing! She stayed at our home and watched our puppy (who can be a handful). Arlo loved spending the weekend with her so much so that he didn't see... (more)"

4. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Laurin was amazing with Tripp! She took him on adventures and gave me daily updates! She also kept my house tidy while i was away. I'll definitely book with ... (more)"

5. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Fantastic dog and house sitter. Came home to two happy dogs and a perfectly kept house. Adam thanks for keeping in touch throughout the trip as well! (more)"

6. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Lisa was a lifesaver, available on super short notice! My girls are sometimes nervous with new people, but they warmed up to her right away. Super quick re... (more)"

7. Stephanie

LOVE walking and sitting dogs!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"We were so happy to have Stephanie watch Olive over a weekend that we were out of town. She gave us daily updates and made us feel comfortable. Hope to work ... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Amy

Run - Walk - Play!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amy is the first person I ask if I need someone to look after my pup, Violet. She is responsible, reliable and has great instincts. Amy is playful, loving, a... (more)"

9. Suzanne

I absolutely love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Suzanne recently watched my dog and cat again and did an amazing job! It is so nice knowing that I can leave for a weekend and know that my house and pets ar... (more)"

10. Claire

Loving Professional Dog Walker

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Claire stayed overnight to take care of my senior dog. This was my first experience with Rover and I couldn't be more pleased with how smoothly it went. It... (more)"

11. Mariel

Dogs are my favorite people!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Took wonderful care of your dog Loki, and sentvregular videos of him while we were away. He oftens eats less when we are gone because of stress, but he ate w... (more)"

12. Heather

I'll jog with your dog

Northgate, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Heather was great! She gave multiple updates with photos throughout the stay. Sweet, kind, and attentive. Definitely recommend her! (more)"

13. Nowal

Attentive care, flexible hours!

Tuxedo, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nowal is a passionate dog lover and a responsible care giver. I trust her with my two dogs and know that if there were ever any issue she would let me know... (more)"

14. Tobe

Dog Lover in the House!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Tobe was the most wonderful host we've ever had for our dogs! She was extra communicative with updates and pictures. Our dogs looked incredibly happy with he... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Ellen

Be my first customer — low rates!

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ellen looked after my pets and went out of her way to work with my very shy kitty. Ellen also was kind enough to pick up news papers from my driveway and ev... (more)"

16. Tiffany

I love being around dogs!

Piedmont, El Ceritto, CA, 94539

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tiffany was responsive and flexible with any issues I needed for dog sitting Tripp! Will book again with her! (more)"

17. Kate

Treats, Walks, Play, Rest, Repeat!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kate is the best dog mom I know! She is a true animal lover and enjoys long walks with her dog. It's apparent she has a keen awareness for what dogs need to ... (more)"

18. Amelia

From Netflix&Chill to Trail Runs!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amelia is a lovely lady and excellent dog sitter. She kept in touch, sent lots of pics, and treated my dog just like her own. Thank you ! (more)"

19. Caitlin

Pup lover/walker/cuddler!

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Caitlin was very professional and stayed with my hyperactive dog during all times when I was out. She was very loving and caring to Jovi. Took him out of wal... (more)"

20. Jessica

Reliable and playful!

Downtown, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting

"Jessica was great! Very responsive & communicative. Cats seemed to like her, and I felt totally comfortable having her house-sit. (more)"

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