House Sitting in Shepherd Canyon, Oakland

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

1. Aimee

Life long animal enthusiast ❤️

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aimee has bunny sat for my rabbit many times. I can always leave for vacation knowing that my bunny will be safe, happy, and loved. Aimee is responsible, c... (more)"

2. Emily

I adore people, animals, and nature

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting

"Emily is a great aunt to our 10-year old Chihuahua, we know when we leave her with Emily that she will be walked regularly, cared for and even spoiled! She i... (more)"

3. Andrea

Your dog's new best friend

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Andrea was amazing with my dog! She sent me a lot of photos of all the fun things they went to do like: trips to the beach, hikes in the hills, and trips to ... (more)"

4. Jessica

Doggycare and socialization

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting

12 repeat clients

"I have a somewhat challenging dog-sitting situation: three animals, each with conflicting sets of needs, including fear of strangers and separation anxiety. ... (more)"

5. Sarah

Experienced, trustworthy dog lover!

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah was so, so great with our puppy, Bubba! She watched him on New Year's Eve (THANK YOU!) and he took to her right away. She was super communicative, prof... (more)"

6. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

"Mr. Bean and Penny Too had a great time with Laura! And I felt very comfortable knowing she was taking such great care of them while I was away. I needed a... (more)"

7. Michaela

Friendly sitter in Temescal!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Michaela stayed with my dogs for two weeks: one of them was having some anxiety issues at first, and she was so good about trying to help make things better.... (more)"

8. Oliver

Overnight care for dogs/cats

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Oliver did a great job with our dog! He was very flexible on arrival/departure time and took good care of our pup while we were out of town. (more)"

9. Christy

Enthusiastic Texan Loves Pups!

Montclair, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Christy is excellent! She took fantastic care of my dogs (40lb and 100lb) who don't always get along with one another. I never wondered or worried how they w... (more)"

10. Rebecca

I love looking after animals =)

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rebecca grew up in a house full of animals, (four dogs and six cats). She has always loved practically anything with fur, and treats each one as special in ... (more)"

11. Jane

Thoughtful Bay Area canine care!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jane did a wonderful job of watching our dogs. She was punctual, had great attention to detail, overall easygoing but responsible, and very pleasant with us ... (more)"

12. Daryl

I have a soft spot for animals.

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Daryl was great! Quick to respond, easy to schedule a meet-and-greet with, loved our dog, was responsive to texts throughout her stay, and overall made us fe... (more)"

13. Diego

Diego's Doge Rose Daycare!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

1 repeat client

"Diego is an amazing and knowledgeable dog sister. He took care of my sweet Luna with her quirks and all. Got thoughtful updates through out her stay along wi... (more)"

14. Maren

Keep your dog happy while away!

Berkeley, CA, 94704

House Sitting

"I have had the pleasure of knowing Maren for over ten years and I absolutely recommend her as a dog sitter. She has always had an amazing ability and interes... (more)"

15. Elita

Pet Lovers Who Love To Foster! :)

Harrington, Oakland, CA, 94601

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Elita is great with humans and even better with animals. If ever I'm unable to accept a pet sitting job I always recommend her! If you were to use her servic... (more)"

16. Kirstin

Your Fur-Baby's New Favorite Spot!

Reservoir Hill-Meadow Brook, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

3 repeat clients

"Kirsten was great at making us feel at ease while our dogs were being babysat for the first time! She sent photos of the dogs daily so we knew they were enjo... (more)"

17. Amanda

I'm a Dog loving Panda :)

Millsmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: While I don't have any formal training caring for dogs, I have been living with dogs for the past 5 years, and previously owned a dog for 10. I lov... (more)

18. Elizabeth

Just call me Dr. Doolittle

Millsmont, oakland, CA, 94605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"If there is anyone I would trust to look after my beloved doggie, Elizabeth would be the one! I would trust her with my dog. She is a big lover of animals,... (more)"

19. Juliane

Pet loving professional

Lynn-Highland Park, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

1 repeat client

"Juliane was a fantastic sitter. She is mature, responsible, and made me feel at ease about leaving our dear sweet baby in her hands. We will definitely be us... (more)"

20. Clare

Love Adventures

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Clare is a great sitter! She took care of my two dogs and my very needy cat all week. One of the dogs came down with a last minute medical issue just before ... (more)"

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