House Sitting in Merriwood, Oakland

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

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1. Courtney Verified Background Check

I'm doing this because I love to!

Berkeley, CA, 94704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Courtney was great. We highly recommend her to anyone looking to house sit a pet. Our dog Aloo is a high energy puppy who at times has some anxiety issues. C... (more)"

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2. Edwina Verified Background Check

Panamanian Pet Lover

Berkeley, CA, 94704

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

"Edwina is fabulous, truly kind, and so sweet! Her interaction with my dog, Bear, from the beginning put my mind at easy. She gave me multiple picture update... (more)"

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3. Shelly Verified Background Check

Reformed cat lady / dog walker

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Shelly. She's watched our dog twice now, and each time she left our place spotless, and we came home to a happy pup. She was flexible on d... (more)"

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4. Lezlee Verified Background Check

I'll provide consistency & exercise

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We left Lezlee with our sweet but slightly anxious dog Theo for 10 days. First, we were lucky that they got along very well. Lezlee's relaxed and open charac... (more)"

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5. John Verified Background Check

Loving Care When You're Not There.✨

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This review is long overdue, but definitely had to write one. John stayed at our house the week of Thanksgiving 2017. It was our first time using Rover or ... (more)"

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6. Andrea Verified Background Check

I’ve got an understanding with dogs

Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Andrea was fantastic. My dog immediately loved her and she was well taken care of. Andrea went above and beyond because she was supposed to hand off keys to ... (more)"

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7. Lillian Verified Background Check

Socializing Dogs, Socializing Human

Berkeley, CA, 94703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lilly always treats our dog Ginger as if she is her own. She has a huge heart and is very compassionate and patient with our pup. We get text updates and pho... (more)"

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8. Rosie Verified Enhanced Background CheckRoverGO

Grad Student w/ Flexible Schedule!

Berkeley, CA, 94709

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rosie took excellent care of our energetic husky mix and mischievous cat while we were away for the holidays. She was very communicative and a pleasure to wo... (more)"

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9. Nikita Verified Background Check

Animal lover who works from home!

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Nikita was excellent with Val and I would highly recommend her to watch your pet. I was tentative at first to leave Val in the care of a house sitter but Nik... (more)"

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10. Laura Verified Background CheckRover 101

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

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11. Dana Verified Background Check

Dog Lover Looking for New Friends!

Bushrod, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Dana is amazing with dogs! He helped me so many times throughout several years helping take care of my dog by both dog sitting and walking. I could always tr... (more)"

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12. Rebecca Verified Background Check

Your dog's new best friend

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"I’ve known Rebecca for about two decades, and know her to be one of the most honest, hardworking, loyal and loving people I know. She’s an animal lover throu... (more)"

13. Sydney Verified Background Check

Ready to play with any & all dogs!!

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Have enjoyed knowing that Sydney is taking good care of our 6 month old energetic puppy. She’s communicative, detailed, was able to take our pup for a short ... (more)"

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14. Meredith Verified Background Check

Loving and Reliable Sitter/Walker

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Molly (Meredith) is a true dog person. She has never met a dog she doesn't like. Usually the feeling is mutual. Molly knows how to handle dogs, read their mo... (more)"

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15. Anna Verified Background Check

Natural Animal Magnet 🐶

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As her best friend, I’ve known Anna for a while now and known of her passion for animals. She has two dogs at home that she loves and talks about nonstop. Sh... (more)"

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16. Aviva Verified Background Check

I'll walk or run with your dog!

Oakmore, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aviva is such an excellent doggy caretaker - she's thoughtful, kind, and a joy to work with. I'm told our basset hound made the rounds on Instagram and now h... (more)"

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17. Alicia Verified Background Check

Your dogs new best friend (- you)!

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alicia house sat my dog for a a week while we were in Europe and she was great! Since our dog is older she took him for a couple short walks daily and checke... (more)"

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18. Alessia Verified Enhanced Background Check

Patient, Friendly, Active, Reliable

Rockridge, Oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alessia was great! She took our dogs on hikes around the area and kept up with their high energy. She provided picture updates and was very responsive when w... (more)"

19. Dan Verified Background Check

Lifetime pet owner and caretaker

Berkeley, CA, 94704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I’m here to love your pets as much as you do! My mission is to make any time apart feel less straining on the both of you! I worked for almost ten ... (more)

20. Siena Verified Background CheckRover 101

unconditional doggy love

Upper Rockridge, OAKLAND, CA, 94618

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

"Siena is a HUGE dog lover! She has spent countless hours with my poodle, Tallulah, walking her, feeding her and generally giving her LOVE which is most impor... (more)"

Dog lovers in Merriwood, Oakland, CA love house sitters on Rover.com. Over 99 pet owners have reviewed house sitters on Rover in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. No matter what your price range is, you might be surprised to learn how affordable house sitting in Oakland can be when you book with Rover. Wondering how much it might cost to book house sitting? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before contacting a house sitter near you.

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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 Merriwood, 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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