House Sitting in Merritt, Oakland

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

1. 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)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
2. Luis

Responsible couple for your pup(s)!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Tara and Luis were great. They stayed with our dog at our house while we were gone for the weekend. They were very communicative and responsive. They were... (more)"

3. 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)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
4. Emma

Responsible, Mindful and Kind :)

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Emma was a great dog sitter for our dog bullitt. Her calm presence was just what our anxious dog needed. She was so flexible and stayed in our home while we ... (more)"

5. 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)"

6. 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)"

7. Clare

Love Adventures

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Our Husky Jax had a fabulous evening with Clare! She spent eight hours with him, during which she took him on a hike & even bathed him! He had such a great t... (more)"

8. Nora

Loving and experienced animal care

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Nora was wonderful with Cara and left our place spotless. She took Cara on a hike through the redwoods and when we came back she was clearly pooped but very ... (more)"

9. Anderson

I like animals and the outdoors!

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Anderson took wonderful care of our dog, bunny, and chickens. He had some unexpected snafus thrown at him during the week he was at our house (our fault, no... (more)"

10. Jordan

Specializing in Pit Bulls *<3*

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jordan has a long history taking care of dogs, which is why I trust her to take care of my dog! I have a 50 pound Carolina Dingo that can be a bit stubborn. ... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
11. Jonny

All dogs welcome in safe home!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

1 repeat client

"Tundra was in great hands with Jonny! We would definitely hire him again in the future. (more)"

12. Christine

An educator from the east coast!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

2 repeat clients

"Christine and her boyfriend did an amazing job taking care of Jack London! He got lots of pets and they were great sports about having him on a rainy day. Yo... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
13. Kalien

Kalien is Dog's bestfriend!

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

"Kalien is an EXCELLENT pet sitter. I have two very loving pit bulls and on multiple occasions and last minute request, Kalien has come to the rescue to pet ... (more)"

14. Devon

Upbeat barista and a hard worker!

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

2 repeat clients
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About: I am extremely active and would love to make some extra cash while caring for your best friend! I live in a house with 5 other adults who are all d... (more)

15. M. Mackenzie

Big heart with lots of love!

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

9 repeat clients

"Mackenzie was fantastic. We knew that Heidi had been well attended because she was bored when we returned. Mackenzie sent daily photos of activities. Mackenz... (more)"

16. Anna

Reliable Creative Animal Lover

Melrose, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Vacation is the best! But, it's a drag worrying about what you're going to do with your pets while you're gone. We have 2 big dogs that are great in their ... (more)"

17. Emma Lane

Dog lover to the core!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: If you own a dog, you're doing it right. I have grown up raising dogs of various breeds and sizes. I had five dogs throughout my childhood, and my ... (more)

18. Sara

I'm a dog's best friend

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"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)"

19. Emily

I adore people, animals, and nature

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Emily is a great aunt to our 10-year old Chihuahua, we know when we leave her with Emily that she will be walked regularly, cared for and even spoiled! She i... (more)"

20. Kelsey

Animal lover here to help!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Kelsey is a true dog lover and will connect with your dog immediately. You can trust her to treat your dog with compassion. Kelsey took my Kipper on walks to... (more)"

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