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166 pet care are listed in Oakland, CA

The average rate is $19/hr as of March 2024

The average experience for nearby pet care is 3 years

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Joanne E.


Oakland, CA

$25-50/hr8 yrs exp

Dog Walker/Pet Sitter/Cats/Overnights In The Oakland Jack London Square To Lafayette Area

5.0

(6)

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I am a fully insured professional pet sitter/dog walker. For the last several years (March, 2014) I have been a dog walker, pet sitter/house sitter, given oral medications and an animal companion. I love what I do and enjoy every minute of it! I have a calm, non-overreacting personality when reacting to an animals...
Joanne can also help with: Pet transportation, Pet walking, Pet sitting

Recent reviews:

5.0
We are so lucky to have found Joanne. I was anxious about having a new person in our home and from the moment I met her, she just put me at ease. She took the time to come by before and carefully took notes on...

Reviewed by Joanna S.

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Magali G.


Oakland, CA

$20-40/hr10 yrs exp

Pet Lover

5.0

(11)

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I've been around animals since I was a little girl... so basically all my life. I've owned fish, birds, a turtle, cats, doves, pigeons, ducks, rabbits, chickens, geese, and dogs. I started boarding at my home when a friend was down on his luck and needed someone to care for his fur baby. I opened my door to the idea and the rest...
Magali can also help with: Pet sitting, Boarding

Recent reviews:

5.0
Magali was so friendly so caring for my dog oops, sent pictures oops like she said she was.I felt so comfortable on my vacation knowing that oops was being well taken care of. I would highly recommend Magali to...

Reviewed by Care member

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Gabriela A.


Oakland, CA

$30/hr5 yrs exp

Passionate And Dedicated Pet Sitter

5.0

(1)

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Hi! I'm Gabriela, since I was a little girl, my life has been full of love for animals. I'm happy to walk your dogs or cats, play with them and make sure they are active and happy. If you have cats, fish or other pets that need attention in your home, I will be happy to visit them, feed them, administer medication or...
Gabriela can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting, Grooming, Boarding

Recent review:

5.0
Gabriela was a wonderful pet sitter! She was so communicative and sent us daily updates and photos on how our pets were doing. She and her husband stayed at our home and left it very clean and tidy. She went...

Reviewed by Care member

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Elly S.


Oakland, CA

$20-35/hr10 yrs exp

Pet Sitting Available

5.0

(2)

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I'm happy to pet sit in your home or stop by for visits when you're out. I had a dog for 15 years, a hilarious house-trained rat for 2, and my current horse for about 3. I'm not ready to take the leap to get another non-stabled pet so I'd love to help take care of yours! I'm comfortable giving medications ranging from oral to...
Elly can also help with: Administration of medicine, Pet walking, Pet sitting

Recent review:

5.0
Elly was great! She pet sat our 2 cats Nessie and Russell while we were out of town for a week, coming over once a day to feed and play with them. She was really communicative both before and while cat...

Reviewed by Alex S.

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Vanessa A.


Oakland, CA

$25-50/hr10 yrs exp

Pet Carer

5.0

(1)

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Hello, my name is Vanessa :)! I am huge animal lover as well as a practicing life coach. Working with animals is a passion of mine and I deeply enjoy the process of building sincere bonds with animals. I am a proud cat mom of two tuxedo sister cats who are 8 years old and they have truly won over my heart. I find pet...

Recent review:

5.0
Vanessa was very helpful with our small dog who has many needs including dietary and behavior. She was very patient and understanding and our dog loved her. She was on time and was able to follow through...

Reviewed by Lan N.

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Elizabeth C.


Oakland, CA

$17-20/hr4 yrs exp

Experienced Pet Watcher

5.0

(2)

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Hi my name is Elizabeth and I provide pet sitting services! I am 21 years old and currently a junior at Cal State East Bay. I have had many pets growing up and this has given me a plethora of knowledge. My aunt owns a pet sitting company and I have also learned a lot from her about pet sitting, grooming and exercise. This has...
Elizabeth can also help with: Pet transportation, Grooming, Pet walking, Administration of medicine, Pet sitting
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Isabella D.


Oakland, CA

$15-20/hr3 yrs exp

Pet Care Provider

5.0

(1)

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I am a recent college graduate looking for part-time work in the afternoons! I love spending time with animals and have two dogs myself, who I adore. In undergrad, I studied environmental science because of my love and compassion for endangered species. I have experience cat-sitting, dog-sitting and walking for neighbors and...
Isabella can also help with: Pet transportation, Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Sherry C.


Oakland, CA

$14-50/hr10 yrs exp

Sherry's Pet sitting Services

5.0

(1)

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In addition to being a dog walker, I have boarded numerous dogs in my own home and dog sat in various neighborhoods. I have worked with all types and sizes of dogs, from miniature Chihuahuas to Rottweilers and Dobermans. I have volunteered at the Dublin SPCA and I have a cat myself. I have also assisted my friend, who currently...
Sherry can also help with: Pet transportation, Administration of medicine, Pet walking, Pet sitting, Daily feeding

Recent review:

5.0
Sherry is fantastic! She loves animals, is punctual, reliable, super friendly and an all around lovely person. She was early to our meet up and communicated frequently during her stay, which I greatly...

Reviewed by Teresa O.

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Sarah T.


Oakland, CA

$16-21/hr1 yrs exp

Caring, Trustworthy Pet Care

5.0

(1)

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I have experience taking care of peoples cats while they're out of town, as well as dog sitting. I grew up with all kinds of animals so I love them all! I have a dog of my own who I love very much. I am Trustline verified and I am currently a nanny (I watch my nanny families pets quite often), but I love animals too so am...
Sarah can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking

Recent review:

5.0
Sarah dog sat at my house in Oakland for a week over the holidays this year, and I can't recommend her highly enough. At a time when it's difficult to find a dependable dog sitter, I felt really lucky that...

Reviewed by Alex A.

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Wren E.


Oakland, CA

$16-50/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Pet Sitter

5.0

(3)

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I've been pet sitting since I was a kid - it's such a natural job for me to have because I love animals!
Wren can also help with: Dog training, Pet transportation, Pet walking, Pet sitting, Grooming, Boarding

Recent reviews:

5.0
Wren is amazing! Totally dependable, friendly, and professional I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a house sitter or someone to help them with with ongoing daily tasks/chores. Just a totally...

Reviewed by Alyssa C.

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Sofia S.


Oakland, CA

$23-28/hr1 yrs exp

Dedicated, Responsible Animal Lover

5.0

(3)

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Hi! I am a recent college grad who loves spending time with animals and ensuring they live their best, healthiest lives. I have been a dog, fish, chicken, and lizard owner throughout my life and a proud godmother to a cat. I have never met an animal I didn't like. I am highly responsible and timely, and I am certified in cat and...
Sofia can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking, Pet transportation

Recent reviews:

5.0
I was nervous about hiring someone online to house sit/ dog sit but we got extremely lucky with Sofia. Our dogs immediately liked her and she took great care of our home while we were gone. She went above and...

Reviewed by Care member

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5.0

(1)

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Hi my name is Ajanae and I absolutely love animals! I've grown up with animals all of my life, I actually have three dogs, a cat, and a snake at the moment. I have been volunteering at animal shelters for about three years now and it's something I enjoy to do on my free time. Some of my duties there include bathing both dogs and...
Ajanae can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet transportation, Pet walking
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Katherine M.


Oakland, CA

$25-35/hr10 yrs exp

About Me

3.0

(2)

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I am 29 years old and I have a lot of experience taking care of children. I am an art graduate and current early childhood education student so I love to encourage children to use their imagination and engage with art. Due to my schooling I am able to help kids at their specific developmental stages and make sure they meet their...
Katherine can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting, Boarding, Pet transportation
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Margaret L.


Oakland, CA

$14-19/hr4 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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I love animals! I have a dog at home currently. My family has also had cats, fish, a bird, and a lizard before. I was a dog walker for about four years as well!
Margaret can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Hanna T.


Oakland, CA

$35/hr10 yrs exp

5-star Rated Dog Walker

5.0

(1)

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My name is Hanna and I would love to help you care for your precious family member! I grew up with dogs and have always been my friends and family's go-to person for pet-sitting. I love getting to know each animal and understanding their likes and dislikes, meeting each pet where they're at. I've volunteered as a foster parent...
Hanna can also help with: Pet transportation, Pet walking, Administration of medicine
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Diana L.


Oakland, CA

$50/hr10 yrs exp

Would Love To Care For Priceless Fur babies In Oakland

5.0

(6)

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I carry my own insurance. I l owned pets all my life and have chosen to care for your pets since mine pet past away, I felt I was better suited to care for others. Finding a reliable and trustworthy pet sitter can be a daunting task. However, with my years of experience caring, loving, and having fun with pets, you can be...
Diana can also help with: Pet transportation, Pet sitting, Boarding, Pet walking

Recent reviews:

5.0
I can't say enough positive things about Diana and her exceptional dog-sitting services. She stayed at our house for 9 days with my dog when we were away. She indeed went above and beyond in caring for our...

Reviewed by Usha N.

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Theresa T.


Oakland, CA

$19-30/hr

Dog Walker

5.0

(1)

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I have a cat and have taken care of my roommates dog occasionally when she works nights. I enjoy walking and love to care for animals. I'm passionate about animals well-being and care.
Theresa can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking

Recent review:

5.0
Theresa was just perfect for all my needs. I have used her to housesit/plant sit and pet sit. I have worked with her for over 3 years and would not hesitate to use her for any and all of my needs when looking...

Reviewed by Care member

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Jesse F.


Oakland, CA

$33/hr7 yrs exp

Dog & Cat Companion / Non-ordinary Naturalist / "Dogfather"

5.0

(1)

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I am a jack-of-many-trades, and among my favorite is spending time with animal friends. Experience with dogs (large and small), cats (indoor and outdoor), reptiles, and amphibians. ** Large dogs who need space / firm hold of their leash (German short haired pointers, pit mixes, a wolf-like husky, and a retired greyhound). Some...
Jesse can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet transportation, Pet walking, Dog training

Recent reviews:

5.0
Jesse has house sat for us many times over the years. He is incredibly responsible, takes wonderful care of pets and indoor and outdoor plants and leaves the house cleaner than he found it. He is always our...

Reviewed by Care member

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Grace D.


Oakland, CA

$20-30/hr3 yrs exp

5.0

(2)

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My family lives on a farm with various animals and has also cared for the animals of others in the past. I can provide pet caretaking in your home with whatever your furry family needs. My scheduling is very flexible and I treat all pets as my own. I am comfortable with any pet of all sizes and ages and can perform baths and...
Grace can also help with: Pet transportation, Pet walking, Pet sitting

Recent review:

5.0
Grace has been so helpful taking care of our many pets. We have dogs, a cat, ground squirrel and fish that she has taken care of while we were out of town. She's very dependable and super friendly!

Reviewed by Kim C.

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Rebecca H.


Oakland, CA

$10-20/hr

Part-Time Caregiver

5.0

(1)

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I will provide animal care in your home. I grew up with a medium sized dog for 12 years, and have always had cats. I am an active person so taking your dog on a walk would completely work for me too.
Rebecca can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking, Pet transportation
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Kaya T.


Oakland, CA

$16-25/hr1 yrs exp

3.0

(1)

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Along with babysitting an amazing family for almost a year I was almost entrusted to tend to the family dog poncho. On a regular day I was responsible for taking him on at least 2 walks, cleaning up after him, feeding him, and taking him to the groomers once every 2 weeks.
Kaya can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking

Recent review:

3.0
Kaya was available last minute after my normal sitter got COVID and she was able to drop in and care for my Frenchie while I was away for work for 3.5 days. I appreciated her jumping right in. Kaya is also...

Reviewed by Former Member A.

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Nakya L.


Oakland, CA

$20-25/hr4 yrs exp

Enthusiastic Pet Owner And Animal Lover

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I've been a happy dog owner since I was little, and I treat my babies like family. I have always loved dogs, until I became a nanny for a wonderful family with 2 cats, Neptune and Juno, and fell in love with them as well. I live alone now and only have my dog part-time because I knew my mother would get lonely without me, and I...
Nakya can also help with: Boarding, Administration of medicine, Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Jonathan L.


Oakland, CA

$30-50/hr

I LOVE Animals / They Love Me Compassionate Pet Care Available Part Time

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I provide pet care in your own home. I love cats, dogs and other animals of various sizes and ages. I LOVE animals / they love me Compassionate pet care available part time. East Bay based.
Jonathan can also help with: Pet walking, Pet transportation
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Cassandra W.


Oakland, CA

$20-50/hr10 yrs exp

Be Worry Free, Leave The Pets To Me

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I have 10 years of experience. I can help with Boarding and Pet Day Care. worked in a dog daycare in college and ran the volunteer program at an animal shelter. I teach "dog language" classes to children and volunteer as a cat, dog, and rabbit foster parent. Additionally, I am over the party scene and would rather read my book...
Cassandra can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting, Boarding
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Carole C.


Oakland, CA

$20-45/hr5 yrs exp

Dog Mum With Excellent Experience And Deep Passion For Pets

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Hello pet parents! I am Carole, a 30 y/o very active girl who has a deep passion for pets. I have myself 2 doggies and I have been rescuing pets for years now. I even nursed back to health babies squirrels and ring doves ! I practiced agility competition for 8 years in France and was also a dog trainer helper for puppy and...
Carole can also help with: Pet walking, Dog training, Pet sitting, Administration of medicine, Pet transportation
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Isabella T.


Oakland, CA

$16-25/hr1 yrs exp

Enthusiastic Pet Sitter!

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I provide dog, cat, & other pet care. I've grown up with cats & dogs, and I've been professionally pet sitting & dog walking for the past 6 months. I love cats and dogs of all ages & sizes, and I'm happy to just chill with your older, gentler pets or play and go on long walks with your younger, energetic furry friends!
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Madelyn S.


Oakland, CA

$20-25/hr2 yrs exp

Pet Lover Extraordinaire

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I enjoy cleaning and organizing homes, caring for pets, caring for plants, and caring for children. I recently moved to the Oakland area with my partner, and I would enjoy working nearby gigs while I prepare to move again for graduate school in the fall. I have many years of experience caring for children, primarily between the...
Madelyn can also help with: Dog training, Pet transportation, Pet sitting, Administration of medicine, Pet walking
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Ive C.


Oakland, CA

$10-15/hr

Pet Care Available

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Pets is a passion, I have 2 dogs and I use to help some friends with their pets two. No paid experience.
Ive can also help with: Pet transportation, Administration of medicine, Pet walking, Daily feeding, Pet sitting
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Maddie T.


Oakland, CA

$13-22/hr3 yrs exp

Experienced Pet Care!

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Hi, all! I've been taking care of animals for as long as I can remember. My family fostered kittens when I was young, and I have never had fewer than 2 animals at home (for a few years I had 9 - 2 cats, a dog, a gecko, a fish, and 4 chickens). I have helped with basic pet care for families I've worked with as a nanny, and I've...
Maddie can also help with: Administration of medicine, Pet sitting, Grooming, Pet walking
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Tanneisia J.


Oakland, CA

$16-21/hr4 yrs exp

Pet Sitter/Dog Walker

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Hi I'm Tanneisia, I have always had pets growing up as a child and my love for them has grown into my adulthood even more. I have a passion for learning and understanding all different types of animals. My experience in Pet Care is from having my own pets and caring for family, friends and volunteering over the years.
Tanneisia can also help with: Grooming, Pet sitting, Pet walking, Pet transportation, Boarding

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Recent pet care reviews from local pet parents in Oakland, CA

Joanne E.

5.0

We are so lucky to have found Joanne. I was anxious about having a new person in our home and from the moment I met her, she just put me at ease. She took the time to come by before and carefully took notes on my cat's Benji's needs during her visits. While we were away, she sent me the cutest...

- Joanna S.

Magali G.

5.0

Magali was so friendly so caring for my dog oops, sent pictures oops like she said she was.I felt so comfortable on my vacation knowing that oops was being well taken care of. I would highly recommend Magali to all my friends, family I love ones.

- Care member

Gabriela A.

5.0

Gabriela was a wonderful pet sitter! She was so communicative and sent us daily updates and photos on how our pets were doing. She and her husband stayed at our home and left it very clean and tidy. She went above and beyond and we would highly recommend her and consider hiring again!

- Care member

Elly S.

5.0

Elly was great! She pet sat our 2 cats Nessie and Russell while we were out of town for a week, coming over once a day to feed and play with them. She was really communicative both before and while cat sitting, checking in and sending pictures. We'll absolutely be hiring her again when we travel...

- Alex S.

Vanessa A.

5.0

Vanessa was very helpful with our small dog who has many needs including dietary and behavior. She was very patient and understanding and our dog loved her. She was on time and was able to follow through with her commitment.

- Lan N.

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Ratings for Oakland, CA pet care listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.6 / 5

Pet Care in Oakland, CA are rated 4.6 out of 5 stars based on 51 reviews of the 166 listed pet care.