House Sitting in Merriwood, Oakland

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

1. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

6 repeat clients

"Just wonderful ? Laurin is a big dog lover, very reliable, she sent me updates with pics and videos every day while we were away. Thanks to her we could enj... (more)"

2. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 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)"

3. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Fantastic dog and house sitter. Came home to two happy dogs and a perfectly kept house. Adam thanks for keeping in touch throughout the trip as well! (more)"

4. Katherine

I love walking and being outside!

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Katherine was the BEST! She house sat Wiley, my 2 year old pit bull, for several days while I was away. She kept me updated with texts and photos of Wiley. K... (more)"

5. Mercy

Dogs = Joy, love, friendship

berkeley, CA, 94702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mercy is an excellent dog sitter. She invests her time efficiently in taking care the dogs. She is very loving with animals as she is a vegetarian because of... (more)"

6. Makiah

I Will Love Your Dog Like My Own!!

Berkeley, CA, 94702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kiah is probably one of the best people for this job! He cares for just about anything and everything on this earth. He’s got a way with animals that is trul... (more)"

7. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

39 repeat clients

"Arthur is the best. I've left Jed with him twice before, and will continue to do so whenever he's available. He's very responsive, very communicative, and cl... (more)"

8. Amber

They call me the dog whisperer

Paradise Park, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

3 repeat clients

"Amber was great -- very accommodating and extremely communicative/responsive with questions, photos etc. (more)"

9. Heather

I'll jog with your dog

Northgate, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Heather was great. She's super responsive to messages and kept me updated on how Jayden was doing when I was gone. I would definitely book with her again! (more)"

10. Cate

Loving, playful & knowledgable

Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting

11 repeat clients

"Cate was fantastic! She house/dog sat for us over Thanksgiving. She was very responsive when I first contacted her. We had a nice get-to-know meeting whe... (more)"

11. Di

BSc Animal Behavior + avid runner!

Berkeley, CA, 94703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Di was so sweet and kind to Dahlia and kept us up to date with photos and messages. Dahlia had a blast, too. We'd have her back in a heartbeat :-) (more)"

12. Ellen

Cesar Millan has nothing on me!

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rachel was great to work with! Super communicative with great pictures of all my fur babes. I look forward to working with her moving forward. Welcome to the... (more)"

13. NP P. & Andre

Dog Family in SF/Bay!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

18 repeat clients

"Awesome as always. I’m so glad to have found these two. Makes going away so much more relaxing knowing Lizzy is safe and having a great time. (more)"

14. Abigail

Doggies ground me and keep me sane!

Upper Rockridge, Oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Abigail was a great dog/housesitter for my elderly dachshund. She doted on my dog, taking her for walks and providing her a lot of love during our absence. ... (more)"

15. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"Laura was fantastic! Walked our dogs during the set time period and sent a bunch of pictures. Would definitely recommend and hope that she is available for f... (more)"

16. Emily

Dogs are a girl's best friend

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Emily walks my dog Diego twice a week and I couldn’t be happier with her services. Ever since I became wheelchair-bound, I can no longer walk him myself so i... (more)"

17. Eric

Experienced Dog Lover in North Oak!

Bushrod, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Eric recently boarded my dog, and I couldn’t be happier. He took her on outings in addition to regular walks around the neighborhood. More importantly, he ga... (more)"

18. Annie

Dog-loving grad student at home!

BERKELEY, CA, 94705

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Annie is the best-possible dog sitter / dog walker ever. She's warm, organized and also very patient and loving with dogs. My pup is often very nervous aroun... (more)"

19. Jessica

Want to hang and hike with your pup

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Jessica is a fantastic dog sitter. She watched my furbabies for a full week. She sent me pictures daily, took them on walks, and snuggled them just like I wo... (more)"

20. Laura

Dog Park Frequent Flier

Shafter, Oakland, CA, 94618

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

"Laura is the gold standard when it comes to looking after a dog. She is very patient and loving with dogs and it shows in her dog Ernie's unfaltering love o... (more)"

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