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

6 repeat clients

"Naomi is just amazing . We had her petsit in our little home for the first time time last week for 4 nights . We have 3 little pooches and she was so good wi... (more)"

2. Hillary

Responsible and Caring Dog Lover!

Berkeley, CA, 94704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Hillary was a WONDERFUL sitter, she sent many photos and her & my pup had a great time together! She was extremely accommodating, friendly, and attentive. Hi... (more)"

3. Amelia

Total Animal Lover

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amelia was completely on point- took amazing care of our dogfriend, and was responsive and responsible. Chelita loved her. We got several updates and photos ... (more)"

4. Claire

FREE housesits-- I love all dogs!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

2 repeat clients

"I had a great experience with Claire housesitting for ten days! I had never used Rover before and we had a nice long meet n greet during which she let me tak... (more)"

5. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting

32 repeat clients

"Laura was wonderful and we would definitely recommend her for others new to Rover. She took excellent care of Peaches and kept us up to date daily on how Pea... (more)"

6. Courtney

We all need exercise! Love to play!

Ivy Hill, oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Courtney is great with dogs. She's energetic, takes the dogs on long walks, plays and loves on them, and pets love her. Plus I like to book Courtney to walk ... (more)"

7. Sarah

Dog Lover on Lake Merritt!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

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)

8. Cecilia

Running with a dog > running alone

Oakmore, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

3 repeat clients

"Cecilia is a perfect puppy-sitter. When she left you could see my puppy was really sad to see her go - ir looked like she was saying goodbye to a best friend! (more)"

9. Carolina

Fur-ever loving & reliable dog mom!

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Carolina has puppysat my dog several times now - she is excellent! I work in the ER (so odd hours) and there was a misunderstanding abouther being able to le... (more)"

10. Christina

Dog lover ready to play!

Lakeshore, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

"I've known Christina her entire life and she's always had a kind heart when it comes to animals. She's watched my dogs many times throughout her life and I k... (more)"

11. Michelle

I'll cuddle for hours

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

"Michelle was a lifesaver, coming through to watch Charlie last minute as I planned to leave town and two of my Charlie-sitters were unavailable last minute. ... (more)"

12. Jayne

Designer that loves doggies

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jayne is courteous, reliable, prompt, professional...and I could list many more positive adjectives! She sends beautiful photographs and daily updates. Our ... (more)"

13. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Lisa was great! She obviously did something right as our dog didnt cry the way she usually does when we get home for a trip. Lisa kept us updated with photo... (more)"

14. Tiffany

I love being around dogs!

Piedmont, El Ceritto, CA, 94539

House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: I am very energetic and love to play with animals! I take nice long walks and I'm very patient so dogs can do what they need! I am also very calm w... (more)

15. Kalima

Animal Lover Ready for Dog Energy!

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Charlie loved hanging with Kalima! I came home to a happy and tired pup which is the best experience when you have to leave your dog behind. Kalima gave plen... (more)"

16. Michelle

Loving Cuddles & Lots of Running

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I've known Michelle for a couple of years now, and she is the only one I call when I have to go out of town to stay with my yellow lab Bow. Michelle is sweet... (more)"

17. Julia

Pics Sent When You're Away!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"We had Julia drop in to check on our dog Sugar this Saturday since we didn't want her left alone for too long a time. Julia was only required to stay 1/2 hou... (more)"

18. Amber

Seeking Dog Buddies

Piedmont, Piedmont, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Amber was a great house sitter! She was very thorough in the care of the dogs, tidy with the home, and a clear communicator. She sent daily updates and pictu... (more)"

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19. Shani

Cuddles From A Queer Vegan Couple

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lex is an excellent friend to my dog and works very hard to make sure that the time they spend together is productive and fun. My dog is going through a fair... (more)"

20. Suzanne

I absolutely love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Suzanne is amazing! She has such a great understanding of an older dog's quirks and health challenges, which made me feel at ease hiring her to take care of ... (more)"

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Dog owners in Merritt, Oakland, CA turn to house sitters on Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 99 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much house sitting costs in Oakland with Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a house sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

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