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House Sitting in Shepherd Canyon, Oakland

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

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1. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"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)"

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2. Jamie

Less talk, more walk!

Berkeley, CA, 94703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We are so grateful to Jamie for taking such good care of our pets, and our home while we were away. Jamie, sent me pictures and was very responsive to my mes... (more)"

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3. Amber

Dogs are my spirit animal!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amber was fabulous! We were so happy to have her care for our two very “special needs” elderly dogs. We have an 18 year old who needs a lot of help getting... (more)"

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4. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
5. Mariola

Home full time. Love dogs.

Berkeley, CA, 94703

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

"I have been a friend of Mariola for over 15 years. Mariola is a caring and kind person, who has a gentle way both with people and pets. She is a responsible ... (more)"

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6. Brady

Last Minute Requestes Welcome!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

"Punctual, clean, responsive, and dependable...Brady looked after my 12 yr old Shih-Tzu for two weeks at my home. He was willing to meet me prior to my vacati... (more)"

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7. Rebecca

Paws-itively your pets pal!

Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebecca was awesome! Daily updates and photos! We were gone for 7 nights, and it was so comforting to know someone was here at our home with our pets. Rebecc... (more)"

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8. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Laura is simply amazing. After watching our pup Inna for Christmas and New Year's, we had a family emergency just two days after that stay where we were unab... (more)"

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9. Colleen

Love and activity for your dog!

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Colleen was the best. She sent me many pictures and updates . I was able to relax on my trip Knowing that my dog was being well taken care of !! Definitely h... (more)"

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10. Tasha

I’m Home Full Time & I Love Walks!

Rockridge, Oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tasha is extremely professional and the best dog walker I could ask for. Everytime my puppy sees her, he is overwhelmed with joy because he knows he is going... (more)"

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11. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

"Arthur was SO FANTASTIC with Jed while we were away. It was so clear how much he loves dogs, and he so exceeded our expectations in terms of spending tons of... (more)"

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12. Rowan

I always pick up their poop!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rowan is awesome. She's cared for animals her whole life, from fishes to spiders, geckos, hamsters, dogs, cats, pigeons etc she always makes sure your animal... (more)"

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13. Anna

Family looking to love your dog!

Upper Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Anna has a warm and loving heart, and would be a great sitter for dogs. She has a fun loving family that would welcome dogs and make them feel at home. (more)"

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14. Cate

Loving, playful & knowledgable

Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting

"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)"

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4th of July
15. Brandy

Lets go!

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love long walks around the lake. Come join me! My apartment doesn’t allow pets, so all time spent with your pet will have my undivided attention ... (more)

16. Keely

Friendly post grad who loves dogs!

Moraga, CA, 94556

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Keely was great with our dog, Benson. He seemed very comfortable with her. She was easy to contact and always replied quickly while we were away. Our house w... (more)"

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17. Kalima

Animal Lover Ready for Dog Energy!

Peralta-Hacienda, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kalima was so thorough, kind, communicative, professional, and my girls absolutely loved her! I would definitely hire her again in the future! (more)"

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18. NP P. & Andre

Dog Family in SF/Bay!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting

"Our vacation was made 10x better knowing our dog and home were in such good hands. We received lots of updates on Vader, our dog, with adorable photos as he ... (more)"

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19. Camyle

Willing to go the extra mile!

Claremont, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

"Camyle was great! Very dependable, followed directions perfectly. She was great with both of our very large, high energy dogs. We will definitely use her again. (more)"

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20. Micah

Yes, I am a dog whisperer!!

Piedmont Pines, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Pet sitting is a perfect job for Micah, and she is the perfect dog sitter for anyone who wants reliable, loving care for their animal pals when they are away... (more)"

Dog owners in Shepherd Canyon, 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 Shepherd Canyon.

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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 Shepherd Canyon, 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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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.