House Sitting in Merritt, Oakland

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

Available this weekend
1. Joelle

Exploring with your furry friend❤️

Bushrod, oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hey my name is Joelle and I have a genuine love for animals. I have lived with animals my entire life and have always enjoyed being able to interac... (more)

2. Rhiana

I would rather date your pooch!

Berkeley, CA, 94705

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

About: Being a long-time dog-lover and owned by 5 dogs so far in my life, I have a strong affinity for the energy and unconditional love of our canine fri... (more)

3. Kyra

Dog LOVER, vet daughter

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kyra is amazing with animals. She has a huge heart and will go to great lengths to help dogs. I have done Eskie rescue work with her (through Heart Bandits A... (more)"

4. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 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)"

5. Sarah

Experienced, trustworthy dog lover!

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah is responsible and attentive. Basil loved showing her around the neighborhood. (more)"

6. Ann

Lifetime Dog & Cat Lover

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ann did a great job and I could tell from my pup's demeanor when I got home that she had been relaxed and happy! Thank you so much, Ann! (more)"

7. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

29 repeat clients

"Laura was a fantastic sitter for my dog Bea and my cat Mowgli. She stayed at our apartment for the weekend and took great care of the animals. She sent updat... (more)"

8. Hope

Patient, Active and loving sitter!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Hope was the perfect dog sitter- we feel very lucky to have found her. She house sat for a week our two dogs and I think by the end our smallest dog would ha... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. Luis

Responsible couple for your pup(s)!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Luis and Tara were extremely responsible with my 12-week-old puppy, who was sick at the time and needed extra TLC! They were responsive from the first minute... (more)"

11. Oliver

Overnight care for dogs/cats

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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. Frankie

Friendly animal and nature lover!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

About: Hi! I am a fun, animal loving female located near Lake Merritt and the Sausal Creek walk. I am a student and musician working from home with a fl... (more)

13. Maria

Animal lover.The right fit for you!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Maria was great. She sent me numerous pics of my dog, Sessa, but also made the cat's feel like they were home, even though they are feral and not really into... (more)"

14. Madoka

Healthy Hapa Dog Lover <3

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

2 repeat clients

"Amazing! Bentley was loved from start to finish. He can be a little shy and is reserved when meeting new people but he seemed at ease for the whole sit. We w... (more)"

15. Yola

Your dog = best part of my day

alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Yola was helpful, friendly, clean and prompt. Our dog, Jake liked her right away. I recommend her and will use her again! (more)"

16. Kim

Smart, fun and energetic.

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"We booked house sitting with Kim last minute for July 4th weekend. We were a little worried at first, never having used Rover before, but Kim was super respo... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. Alexandra

Dependable loving care for your pup

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If you've come this far in Lex's profile and are still asking yourself if she's the right person to pet sit for you, maybe you should ask yourself if you wan... (more)"

19. Scott

Diligent Professional Ready to Help

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great sitter, house and dog looked great, highly recommend! (more)"

20. Jane

Thoughtful Bay Area canine care!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

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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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