House Sitting in Northgate, Oakland

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

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1. Layla Verified Background Check

Pre-Vet student who loves dogs!

Tuxedo, Oakland, CA, 94602

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Layla is fantastic!! It’s hard to trust someone you literally just meet to care for your beloved animal and your house. Layla made this so easy for me! She i... (more)"

2. Soliah Verified Background Check

Flexible schedule

Gaskill, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Biscuit seems happy. My house is just as it was when I left. Soliah gets 5 stars from me. Thanks Soliah! (more)"

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3. 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)"

4. Lisa Verified Background Check

Home full time

Berkeley, CA, 94705

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

"Lisa was fantastic! We typically bring our dog Bean with us everywhere but this trip he couldn’t come. We met Lisa and loved her right away because she is fr... (more)"

5. Michele Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Fun Pal & Protector Who Works @Home

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

"Michele was great. She was on time, flexible in managing all of the idiosyncrasies of our home and lifestyles. She even brought her guitar and played music f... (more)"

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6. Katrina Verified Background Check

Animal lover

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Would have never known this was her first experience on Rover (at least that’s what they said). The dogs were well taken care, seemed very happy on our retur... (more)"

7. Priscilla Verified Background Check

Dogs best friend

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting

"Priscilla was such a lifesaver. I needed last minute care for Zero & she was quick to respond. My plans changed a few times & she was still able to work wit... (more)"

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8. Michaela Verified Enhanced Background Check

Loving & Dependable Care

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michaela was wonderful during her stay with our two cats and sweet pup over Christmas. They were all very well cared for and she left our house spotless. I e... (more)"

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9. Tara Verified Background Check

Our dogs are our greatest treasures

Piedmont, Piedmont, CA, 94611

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

"Tara's the best--a reliable, loving walker and treat-feeder to our senior dog Ronan. She texts me to let me know all is well, which I always appreciate! We... (more)"

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10. David & Mabel Verified Enhanced Background Check

2 dog sitters for the price of one!

Montclair, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

"Left our house in great shape and our dog, Fiona, was clearly well taken care of. They are communicative, friendly, and accommodating. We will definitely hir... (more)"

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11. Ashley Verified Background Check

Lifelong dog lover

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashley seemed to bond immediately with our dog. She has a warm presence and kind voice that our dog loved plus was super communicative over the holiday she w... (more)"

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12. Bryce & Alix Verified Background Check

Animal lover w/20+ years experience

Lakeshore, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"Bryce- I would highly recommended Bryce to become a dog sitter due to she has personally watch my dog Lambo many times during our family vacations. She trea... (more)"

13. Dalton Verified Background Check

Berkeley Grad Student Dog+Cat Lover

Bushrod, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dalton was amazing! He was responsive and available, jumping in for a long weekend when our previous care fell through. His partner even helped out so our bo... (more)"

14. Jess Verified Background Check

Cure My Puppy Fever!!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

"Jess did an amazing job watching Denali. She was able to help out during a busy work week and last minute rover request. Jess communicates and instantly reli... (more)"

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15. Margaret Verified Background Check

Professional dog handler since 1998

McClymonds, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Margaret is an excellent and trustworthy dog and cat sitter! She had no problem managing my overly energetic big dog - she knows how to handle dogs that a... (more)"

16. Asher Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pet Care For Your On-The-Go Life

Rancho San Antonio, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Asher is fantastic!! Can't say enough about how happy I am to have had Asher take care of my finicky dog Winston. Winston is old and has been through a lot i... (more)"

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17. Cate Verified Background CheckRover 101

Loving, playful & knowledgable

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cate was great! She took such great care of our two puppies while we were on vacation. It is always hard to leave them behind but knowing you will have some... (more)"

18. Rachel Verified Background Check

Flexible schedule - Dog lover!!

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

"Rachel was great! We had to book a sitter last minute because of a cancellation, and she was able to meet us right away. Very friendly, and our dogs loved he... (more)"

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19. Josette Verified Background Check

Dog/House Sit in East Bay or FiDi

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

"Hello, Josette is a very sweet person and animal lover. She has an adorable kitty named Penelope at home in her apartment, and there’s no doubt that if the ... (more)"

20. Nadav Verified Enhanced Background Check

Your pets will be well cared for

Lakeshore, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nadav has been taking care of our golden doodle for years now when we are out of town and we know she is in the best and most loving hands with him. He is so... (more)"

Dog owners in Northgate, Oakland, CA love booking house sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 99 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book house sitting with Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a house sitter near you in Northgate.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Northgate house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in Northgate, Oakland who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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