House Sitting in Shepherd Canyon, Oakland

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

1. Lara

Flexible, fun, reliable dog lover

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lara waa such a great treat for both Bear and I! Leaving my Bear with a complete stranger in my home is always a little unsettling at first but Lara's proa... (more)"

2. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Naomi was fantastic! She watched my two dogs at my place for 6 days. My boys were very well cared for and she provided detailed updates of my dogs while I wa... (more)"

3. Jamie

Making FETCH happen!

Berkeley, CA, 94703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"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)"

4. Riam

Flexible dog care in Orinda

Orinda, CA, 94563

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Riam stayed at our house and took care of our 4 month old puppy and 11 year old cat over a weekend. We and our critters could not have been happier. Riam w... (more)"

5. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

32 repeat clients

"Laura was very attentive and detail oriented when meeting me and my dogs before her stay. I instantly felt my fur babies would be in good hands! She clearly ... (more)"

6. Talia

Oakland-based, dependable pet lover

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Talia, thank you for being available at a moment's notice and making my emergency much less stressful! You always leave my babies perfectly cared for and tir... (more)"

7. Maya

Fun, friendly, experienced petlover

Mills College, Oakland, CA, 94613

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Maya has watched and walked my dogs multiple times, and holds the distinction of being the only dog-sitter to successfully watch them without letting them ou... (more)"

8. Katrina

Cuddles and outdoor adventures=YES!

Montclair, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"For as long as I've known Katrina (which spans back to early high school) she has been my go-to animal guru; giving sound advice and demonstrating the best w... (more)"

9. Sara

Experienced Dog Lover & Care Giver

Orinda, CA, 94563

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My experience is unique, as I have been dog sitting since I was 16 years old and also currently am working at a Veterinary clinic as a part time re... (more)

10. Amelia

From Netflix&Chill to Trail Runs!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amelia was amazing! She took great care of my chocolate lab while i was away for the weekend. She went hiking and running with her and kept her entertained! ... (more)"

11. Regina

Dog WALKER:I walk the walk 4pooch❤️

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Regina is a caring, loving person and enjoys animals of all kinds. She's been the proud owner of a beautiful puppy, is responsible and always interested in ... (more)"

12. Cate

Loving, playful & knowledgable

Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting

11 repeat clients

"Cate was absolutely AMAZING! Our two dogs, Ruca and Max, can be a handful for my fiancée and I but Cate handled them with ease. We needed to leave town rathe... (more)"

13. Claire

Work from home. Dogs are my life!❤️

Hawthorne, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

8 repeat clients

"Claire was great with Frida and Peewee. Frida being a puppy and it being her first time being away from us, Claire was definitely patient and very caring wit... (more)"

14. Taryn

I'll go hiking with your dog!

Redwood Heights, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Nova and our two cats had a wonderful time with Taryn while we were on vacation. We would have liked a few more photos throughout the week, but appreciated ... (more)"

15. Laurin

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Laurin was amazing with Tripp! She took him on adventures and gave me daily updates! She also kept my house tidy while i was away. I'll definitely book with ... (more)"

16. Tiffany

I love being around dogs!

Piedmont, El Ceritto, CA, 94539

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tiffany was responsive and flexible with any issues I needed for dog sitting Tripp! Will book again with her! (more)"

17. Chelsi

Energetic Dog Lover Wants To Help!

Merriwood, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"I came home to a very happy dog, clean house, and flowers. My dog loves Chelsi, my kids love Chelsi. I feel so lucky to have found her so we could be away fo... (more)"

18. Tobe

Dog Lover in the House!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Tobe took care of Sugar and Daisy, two dogs in a shared household with my sister and did a wonderful job. We were able to be away for the four days without a... (more)"

19. Adam

I love a smiling dog.

Ivy Hill, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Adam was great! He sent me updates on how bertie was and also sent me some beautiful pictures he had taken throughout the night on his camera! I would defini... (more)"

20. Lindsay

Friendly and Active Dog Lover!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsay is a fantastic dog sitter and highly recommended. My senior dog started having some mobility/health issues right before I left (of course!) and Linds... (more)"

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