House Sitting in Shafter, Oakland

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

1. Lisa Verified Background Check

Home full time

Berkeley, CA, 94705

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

"Lisa was a great sitter for our French bulldog. She was very responsive to our messages, and regularly updated us on how Jake, our dog, was doing. She also t... (more)"

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2. 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

"David and Mabel always go above and beyond to make us feel comfortable about our pet’s stay. We trust them to house sit and know we‘ll plenty of updates and ... (more)"

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3. Michele Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Fun Pal & Protector Who Works @Home

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

"Michele was absolutely wonderful Sitting for Ginger at our home. The photos we received from Michele were a delight, seeing Ginger so happy! She took care of... (more)"

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4. 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)"

5. Courtney Verified Background Check

I'm doing this because I love to!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

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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6. Stephanie Verified Background Check

All things pawsitive!

Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"OK so let me preface this by saying that when you find an incredible dog sitter, there's nothing quite like it. Stephanie has house sat and boarded my 2 dogs... (more)"

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7. Jessica Verified Enhanced Background Check

🐶 Can I pet your dog? 💕

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessica was amazing! We have never used a service like this before and our Olive has never been watched by a stranger but I knew from the meet and greet she ... (more)"

8. 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 just perfect. He was quick to answer my inquiries while he was at my house and I wasn't. He left the house in spic-and-span order and my dog happy... (more)"

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9. Jamie Verified Background Check

i can lend a paw to your fuzzy fam

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jamie is such an incredibly reliable and trustworthy pet sitter! I have a cat and a dog, both of whom absolutely love them. They are very considerate and res... (more)"

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10. Cate Verified Background CheckRover 101

Loving, playful & knowledgable

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cate stayed with our big, reactive dog for a week, and looked after our cat too. She was very responsive and responsible, and both our pets took an instant l... (more)"

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11. Margaret Verified Background Check

Professional dog handler since 1998

McClymonds, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Margaret did a wonderful job caring for our puppy and two year old dog. She sent updates at regular intervals and kept us up to date on our home too. Margaret (more)"

12. Miguel Verified Background Check

🐾 your pets new best friend!! 🐾

Gaskill, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I was very happy with Bogey’s stay with Miguel. He arrived on time and kept me posted with pics and updates throughout the visit. He took Bogey on walks and ... (more)"

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13. April Verified Background Check

Your Dog's Second Best Friend

Bushrod, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"April is a wonderful sitter. This is her third house sitting stay with my dog. She interacts very lovingly with Koa, who is a highly sensitive animal. Apri... (more)"

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14. Amy Verified Background Check

Years of Experience Working w/ Dogs

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would highly recommend Amy to take of my animals!! Amy took care of our 5 dogs when we went away and she did awesome! Immediately she got down on their l... (more)"

15. 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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16. Jenny Verified Enhanced Background Check

UC Berkeley Student + Pet Lover

Berkeley, CA, 94704

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

"Jenny is such a warm, caring individual! She is extremely responsible and able to follow directions with attention to detail, and I’d trust her with my life ... (more)"

17. Sarah Verified Background Check

27-yr old law student & pet lover!

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah is amazing with our dog Molly. She’s so attentive to her and keeps us up to date throughout her stay. We’ve used her twice now to house sit and we can’... (more)"

18. Rachel Verified Background Check

Flexible schedule - Dog lover!!

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

"I’ve booked Rachel on a few occasions and she has always been prompt and caring. My golden loves her and what’s good for my golden is good for me!! (more)"

19. Nora Verified Background Check

Throw me a bone!

Bushrod, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nora took great care of our two dogs and left our home spotless. She was very communicative throughout. We really appreciated the daily photo and video updates. (more)"

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20. Nicky Verified Background Check

Must Love Dogs

Shafter, Oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Genuine dog lover. Very professional and responsible. Definitely will be using her kind services again. (more)"

Dog owners in Shafter, Oakland, CA turn to house sitters on Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 99 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much house sitting costs in Oakland with Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a house sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Shafter 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 Shafter, Oakland who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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