Pet Setting & 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.

1. Talia

Oakland-based, dependable pet lover

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Talia watched over our dog and two cats while we were gone for four days and was absolutely wonderful. She sent photos and updates from every visit (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Nicole

Running partner and tour guide

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dog Niles loves Nicole so much. She is so good with him and everytime he sees her he gets so excited. I highly recommend her!! (more)"

3. Perrie

I already love your pet!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Perrie was super quick to respond and kept me up to date every step of the way and sent me tons of picture of sweet Kahlua! I'll definitely be using her agai... (more)"

4. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Lisa's great! She does it all and my dogs already feel comfortable with her after one booking. She even washes utensils from feeding - above and beyond what'... (more)"

5. Julia

I love taking long walks.

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Dog lover who has had dogs my whole life, and has pet sat for friends and family since I was young. I enjoy taking my dog out for long walks and th... (more)

Available this weekend
6. Marta

Sunny Grand Lake Pup Staycation

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

1 repeat client

About: Hello! We're Marta and Grant and we live in the beautiful and quiet Grand Lake neighborhood, located next to Lake Merritt, Temescal, Uptown, and Ro... (more)

7. Jacquie

Superhuman to watch & run your pets

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jacquie is a wonderful pet sitter and true animal lover! She took care of my dog, Cleo, when I was away for two weeks and she was so helpful. Cleo was old an... (more)"

8. Aliza

Running&hiking company encouraged!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had a dog for my entire life, and have pet sat dogs my entire life. Unfortunately, my 15-year-old dog, Fred, is back on the east coast, so I... (more)

9. Jayne

Designer that loves doggies

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"She gave me detailed notes and multiple high quality pictures every day! I knew my cat was fed, cuddled and played with each morning. I highly recommend he... (more)"

10. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

About: I'VE WORKED WITH ANIMALS FOR A LITTLE OVER TWENTY YEARS NOW -- volunteering with rescues and shelters, fostering rescue dogs, working for a dog-boa... (more)

11. Anna

Friendly dog walked next door!

Fairfax, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"It was wonderful to meet Anna! She clearly knew much more about dogs that me and my partner did and was so great with our little puppy. I'll definitely be as... (more)"

12. Julia

Pics Sent When You're Away!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Julia was great! She responded very quickly to my last minute request and sent plenty of pictures! I will definitely contact her again for my next sitting need! (more)"

13. Amelia

Total Animal Lover

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Trustworthy and reliable! Amelia has taken care of my 4 teacup dogs, house sat and also baby sat for me. I trust her completely. I hope she moves back to ... (more)"

14. Rachael

Kitty Lover & Doggie Admirer

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rachael was the best cat sitter we've ever had! She was so communicative - I didn't worry about our cats for a moment. She even cleaned out the litter box fo... (more)"

15. Julianne

Senior dogs to the front! :)

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Julianne loves dogs and takes great care of her own pup. She is very responsible and will treat your dog like her own. Julianne is fun and caring. Your dog w... (more)"

16. Kalima

Animal Lover Ready for Dog Energy!

Patten, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hey There, My name is KaliMa, and I have been a Dog Owner for about four years (Her name is Nala :) ), and a Dog Walker for two years. I surely ... (more)

17. Tiffany

Professional dog walker/boarder

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

5 repeat clients

"Setting up our walk schedule was so easy with Tiffany. She is responsive and organized and everything was a breeze. And most importantly our dog loves her! (more)"

18. Lisa

PA student with a love for animals!

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Lisa was an absolute godsend for my last-minute excursion out of town and provided great care to my two cats. She was very attentive to their special needs, ... (more)"

19. Stephanie

Love dogs & cats! I work from home.

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

"I've had Stephanie as a dog walker and sitter for my animals, two Labrador Retrievers and cats. She has been an excellent caregiver, competent and reliable. ... (more)"

20. Wesley

Guide Dog for the Blind Caretaker

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

5 repeat clients

"I have known Wesley for the past 12 years and not only is he a genuine and warm person, he is passionate about animals. There is no one more qualified or mor... (more)"

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