House Sitting in Merritt, Oakland

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

1. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

26 repeat clients

"Arthur is everything I could ask for from a pet sitter. He is so gentle and kind to all my babies and he did spoil them and love them. He is the person you... (more)"

2. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 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)"

3. Jessica

Doggycare and socialization

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting

12 repeat clients

"Jessica was great! Came over before to meet the dogs and take notes on their care! She also sent picture updates and I felt my pups were well taken care of w... (more)"

4. Sarah

Experienced, trustworthy dog lover!

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah was so, so great with our puppy, Bubba! She watched him on New Year's Eve (THANK YOU!) and he took to her right away. She was super communicative, prof... (more)"

5. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

"Laura and I did a meet and greet prior to her house/dog sitting. She was on time, a joy to meet, thorough with her questions, and her little guy Cody was ado... (more)"

6. 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)"

7. Michaela

Friendly sitter in Temescal!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Michaela stayed with my dogs for two weeks: one of them was having some anxiety issues at first, and she was so good about trying to help make things better.... (more)"

8. Diane

Dogs Love Me!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Diane was amazing! She dogsat our two pups while we were out of the country for a week. Diane was great with the dogs and sent photos daily to reassure us le... (more)"

9. Ann

Lifetime Dog & Cat Lover

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known Ann for more than 30 years. In that time, I've watched her with her own animals and my own. I would have no hesitation asking her to care for my f... (more)"

10. Luis

Responsible couple for your pup(s)!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Wow - I cannot say enough positive things about Luis and Tara! Super responsive, responsible, warm and lovely. Great communication and follow through. Our ho... (more)"

11. Oliver

Overnight care for dogs/cats

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Oliver did a great job with our dog! He was very flexible on arrival/departure time and took good care of our pup while we were out of town. (more)"

12. 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)"

13. Sara

I'm a dog's best friend

Alameda, CA, 94501

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)"

14. Rebecca

I love looking after animals =)

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rebecca grew up in a house full of animals, (four dogs and six cats). She has always loved practically anything with fur, and treats each one as special in ... (more)"

15. Amanda

Certified Dog Trainer

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Wow! Amanda went above and beyond to take excellent, loving care of our Juju! Right before we had to leave for a weekend trip on short notice, Juju's left pa... (more)"

16. Jane

Thoughtful Bay Area canine care!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jane did a wonderful job of watching our dogs. She was punctual, had great attention to detail, overall easygoing but responsible, and very pleasant with us ... (more)"

17. Kirstin

Your Fur-Baby's New Favorite Spot!

Reservoir Hill-Meadow Brook, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

3 repeat clients

"Kirsten was great at making us feel at ease while our dogs were being babysat for the first time! She sent photos of the dogs daily so we knew they were enjo... (more)"

18. Ryan

lifetime dog owner.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ryan was very conscientious with our pups and house. Our girls were very relaxed and happy when we got home. Looking forward to working with him again! Thank... (more)"

19. Tiffany

Dog lover, Bark Ave employee

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

2 repeat clients

"Tiffany was fabulous with our dog, Carlos. He can be leash reactive and anxious, and she was very familiar with techniques to manage this, and he seemed comf... (more)"

20. Adeline

Let's go for an adventure!

Grand Lake, oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adeline is loved by Noelle and adored by us! She first came over for a meet and greet and Noelle immediately loved her. She cuddled with her and gave her lo... (more)"

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