Dog Walking in Hawthorne, Oakland

Book a dog walker to give your dog a 30-minute walk around your neighborhood.

Available this weekend
1. Mischa

Assertive yet playful - I LOVE DOGS

Glenview, Oakland, CA, 94602

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mischa is a dog whisperer. She has years of experience fostering and training dogs, and is endlessly patient and competent. There's no one I would trust more... (more)"

2. Melaine

I'll love your dog like I love mine

Gaskill, Emervyllie, CA, 94608

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

About: Hello my name is Melaine and I can really say Elders ,Kids , Animals , and dogs are my passion they just make me happy. I'm a student. I have my ow... (more)

3. Noel

Loving and Patient Animal Lover!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Noel is awesome! She has walked Lucy several times already and her daily reports are super sweet. They make me feel super comforted to know that Lucy is bein... (more)"

4. Arthur

Groomer, Walker, Trainer for Dogs

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Arthur takes great care of my pup while I'm out at work during the day. He's very responsive and always keeps me updated on how she's doing. I would certainl... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Maya

Former dog trainer loves your dog

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maya has always been great with my dog, providing consistently high-quality care. She "clicked" with my dog easily. Maya really gets dog behavior and psychol... (more)"

6. Mary

A lover of animals big and small

Alameda , CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Mary is a great dog walker for our dog. She is extremely reliable, and let's us know well in advance when there is a schedule change. Our dog loves her, sh... (more)"

7. Chelsi

Energetic Dog Lover Wants To Help!

Merriwood, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Chelsi is fantastic! We had a great experience with her walking our dogs! She was easy to work with, was flexible with our schedule and sent cute photos to... (more)"

8. Andrew

Our family is furry friendly!

Alameda, CA, 94502

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Excellent communication skills and awesome photos to boot! Really pumped on Andrew's style - my pup has been in the cutest playful mood since I got home afte... (more)"

9. Claire

Adventures and plenty of snuggles!

Highland Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

73 repeat clients

"I continue to use Claire's services for my puppy's dog walks and play dates. I love how accommodating and knowledgeable she is. Montgomery loves spending tim... (more)"

10. Cynthia

Dog Momma

Eastmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Cynthia was very responsive and seemed to really love our Andy. Will definitely contact Cynthia again for future walks :) (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Naomi

1-on-1, full-time care

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'VE WORKED WITH ANIMALS FOR A LITTLE OVER TWENTY YEARS NOW -- volunteering with rescues and shelters, fostering rescue dogs, working for a dog-boa... (more)

12. Anna

Friendly dog walked next door!

Fairfax, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Anna was great! We booked her last minute to walk our pup while we went out for a night, and she was extremely flexible and responsive. She gave us an update... (more)"

13. Katherine

Fellow dog owner, happy to help!

Upper Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Katherine was super nice, punctual and professional. My normally skiddish dog took to her right away. Will definitely be working with her again. (more)"

14. Kori

cat lady with soft spot for dogs

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

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

1 repeat client

"Kori is fantastic! Thank you!! (more)"

15. Lauren

I unconditionally love every dog.

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Lauren was very responsive, professional, and prompt! Porkchop liked her right away, and she sent me pictures of their walk together (always appreciated). Ev... (more)"

16. Shani

Artsy-Fartsy Vegan Feminst Queerdo

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Cannot say enough positive things about my experience with Shani. I completely trust them with my dog and cats. Shani loves them and it shows in how they res... (more)"

17. Scott

Diligent Professional Ready to Help

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Scott was a great dog-sitter for my Collie-Shepherd! He followed my schedule to the tee... always cleaned up after her (inside & out), kept her brushed, she ... (more)"

18. Theresa

Loves dogs more than dogs love life

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Theresa was so great with walking our dog Watson! When Watson met her beforehand, he ran right up to her. Her attention to detail about getting to know Watso... (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Pipi

Shelter Volunteer and Photographer

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I'm a dependable self-employed photographer who works from home and likes to spend time with animals especially dogs and cats. I love helping out m... (more)

20. Shawn

An Oakland Oasis For Fido

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Shawn is the ultimate dog lover who cares for your pets as if they were her own. She’s responsible, friendly, and fun and your dog will always have the best ... (more)"

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