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Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Merritt, Oakland

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

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1. Diane Verified Background CheckRoverGO

Dogs Love Me! Cats Love Me Too!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Diane is so friendly and a joy to work with! She helped us out of a last minute situation and hope we can become one of her regulars! She always leaves detaile… (more)"

2. Dean Verified Background CheckRover 101

One Dog, One Dog Walker, Every Walk

Trestle Glen, OAKLAND, CA, 94610

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thank you Dean for taking care of Willow!! I felt very safe and comfortable knowing she was in good hands!! (more)"

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3. Lindsay Verified Background Check

Yes to snuggles and walks!

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Lindsay is an awesome drop in cat sitter! Trustworthy and reliable for our cat Thomas. Thank you for checking on our Thomas while we were gone! (more)"

4. Kelly Verified Background Check

Loves animals of all kinds

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This is my second time working with Kelly. Its clear my kitties know and love her. She always send the best photos and is so kind and helpful. I couldn’t be ha… (more)"

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5. Stephanie Verified Background Check

All things pawsitive!

Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie is AMAZING! Always takes such great care of my little kitty when I’m away. She sends lots of pictures and a detailed report card! I have been using S… (more)"

6. Rachael Verified Background CheckRover 101

Kitty Lover & Doggie Admirer

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachael is absolutely wonderful!!! I felt comfortable with her immediately after our first email exchange. She came to my house so I could have her meet my cat… (more)"

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7. Gregory Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

G’s Animal Care 🐶🐾

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gregory is the best loving dog care provider! He shows great love and cares for the pet like if it was his own. Very patient and devoted to what he does. Your… (more)"

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8. Trinity Verified Background Check

Pets are Family!!

Waverly, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"It was really easy working with Trinity. From coordinating details before my trip to her giving updates during. I have a blind cat that is typically super scar… (more)"

9. Iryna Verified Background CheckRover 101

Best Belly Rubs in Bay area

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Not only did I totally luck out with living so close to Iryna but she has such great energy. She was awesome with my Rollie. Definitely booking her again! (more)"

10. Raven Verified Background Check

Will care for your pal as you would

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Raven is amazing! Took such good care of my girl, was great with messages and photos and just keeping me in the loop / at ease. Will absolutely be using her ag… (more)"

11. Reijun Verified Background CheckRover 101

HOME FULL TIME: Dedicated Pet Nanny

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Reijun was amazing! I’ve had 2-3 other sitters and had been uncertain about bringing in another. I have a skittish 1 year old kitten + 4 yr old cat that absolu… (more)"

12. Rochelle Verified Background Check

I’ll love your pets when you can’t!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Rochelle is an amazing and attentive sitter who has watched my dog and cats for years. She gives my blind dog all the gentle attention he needs and genuinely l… (more)"

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13. Margaret Verified Enhanced Background Check

Animals > Humans

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"Margaret has been an absolute pleasure, she has given my furry baby great attention and care when i was away. She made sure and followed all the directions wit… (more)"

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14. Liz Verified Background Check

Peaceful dog lover can come to you!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Dogs love me! I am gentle and kind yet firm when providing guidance. I am available almost everyday, have my own vehicle and can provide overnight ca… (more)

15. Shelly Verified Background Check

Dog walkin’/cat pettin’.

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shelly is super friendly and responsive! She's also a fantastic cat sitter who clearly understands the feline mind and sould. We loved the daily pictures so mu… (more)"

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16. Di Verified Background Check

BSc Animal Behavior, 15 yrs exp

Trestle Glen, OAKLAND, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Di is simply wonderful! She is so attentive to my dog's needs, adjusting activities during her visits to best fit Koa's interests, activity level, and whateve… (more)"

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17. Briana Verified Background Check

Patient & Loving

Cleveland Heights, oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Briana was a fantastic person to work with for pet sitting! We needed a last minute cat sitter and she was able to accommodate our needs. She let me know when … (more)"

18. Cynthia Verified Background Check

Eat. Play. Love.

Produce And Waterfront, oakland, CA, 94607

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would highly recommend Cynthia. She is always quick to respond to dog walking request and is always punctual. Thanks Cynthia for taking care of Jax while I’m… (more)"

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19. Robb Verified Enhanced Background Check

Love all the doggies and kitties!!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Robb was extremely responsive when we had to find a sitter for a week when we'd just moved to the state. He came by for a meet and greet with our very cuddly a… (more)"

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20. Hayley Verified Enhanced Background Check

Flexible and Seasoned Dog Sitter

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

About: I have been a dog walker and sitter for 4-5 years and a have been boarding about 1 year. I am also on Wag! with a perfect 5 star rating and over 1000… (more)

When it comes to pet care and pet sitting, pet owners in Merritt, Oakland, CA trust their pets with sitters on Over 99 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a pet sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a pet sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match. is the simple, savvy way to find and book Merritt, Oakland drop in pet sitting. It's easy to find the perfect pet sitter. Many sitters have offered pet sitting on Rover for years, and 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect five-star rating. You'll get daily photo updates, and every stay booked through Rover also includes premium pet insurance, 24/7 support, and a reservation guarantee. Pet sitters on Rover have the option to complete a free background check, which you can see from their background check badge. Pet sitters are booked on Rover every minute of every day, and 92% of the population lives within a short drive of one of the more than 65,000 sitters who've listed their services on Rover, so you're sure to find the perfect pet sitter in Merritt, Oakland . When you book with one of our trusted pet sitters on Rover you get peace of mind that your home and pets are in loving hands.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Merritt, Oakland donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Oakland.

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