Dog Walking in Hawthorne, Oakland

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

1. Mariel

Dogs are my favorite people!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

"Mariel is great with dogs and all animals. Not only is she incredibly responsible, she is loving, attentive, and fun. Any dog would be happy to be in the ca... (more)"

2. Andrew

Our family is furry friendly!

Alameda, CA, 94502

Dog Walking

6 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)"

3. Allison

I can answer "who's the best boy?"

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Allison is my go-to and absolutely favorite dog carer. She clearly has a passion for animals, big and small, and beyond that, she is trustworthy, communicate... (more)"

4. Sarah

Dog Lover on Lake Merritt!

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

4 repeat clients

"Sarah always gives me great feedbacks after the walk! Love it! (more)"

5. Pipi

Daily photo updates!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Pipi was great with Olive! Our pup seemed really happy when we came home at the end of the day. Pipi was willing to come by for a meet-and-greet before her f... (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Sylvie

DOG LOVER ALL MY LIFE!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Sylvie has been great with our dog Ria! She keeps us well informed with pictures and Ria's activities. Sylvie is very consistent with her walk schedule. S... (more)"

7. SUNNY

Sunny ~n~Clyde's Doggie Destination

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

17 repeat clients

"Sunny was amazingly helpful! My wife and I unexpectedly needed help with our dog and Sunny immediately respondid to our request and a couple hours later was ... (more)"

8. Laura

Keeping you and your dogs happy!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Dog Walking

32 repeat clients

"Laura is great! She clearly loves dogs (and they love her) and she has a lot of experience caring for dogs with special needs. (more)"

9. 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)"

10. Rachael

Lover of animals - big and small!

Clinton, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I found Rachael to be personable, conscientious, and was always on time. I would hire, and definitely recommend, her to care for your animals and home. (more)"

11. Tamara

Fun with Dogs

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tamara was very professional and took good care of Lola. I would recommend her to anyone (more)"

12. Jennifer

Loving care for your furbaby.

Northgate, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Jennifer walked our little havanese for 2 weeks while we were out of the country. She met with us a few weeks before for an informal meet and greet. Jen was ... (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Mariko

A true animal lover!!

Oak Center, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mariko is wonderful with animals. She is basically a pet whisperer. She is incredibly attentive and always goes the extra mile when it comes to meeting the n... (more)"

14. Tom

Five stars daycare and boarding

alameda, CA, 94501

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

22 repeat clients

About: Greetings!!! I am a dog lover who lives in Alameda, CA. With me, you will be in peace knowing that your best friend is in good hands. With many ye... (more)

15. Lauren

Dog lover in the city!

Lakeshore, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I am so thankful for Lauren! Lauren goes above and beyond what is expected. Her professionalism is unmatched, and her love for animals is genuine! I would re... (more)"

16. Noel

Loving and Patient Animal Lover!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Noel was great! She meet with Cirilla before the first walk because my dog is timid with strangers and my dog took a liking to her right away. She is great a... (more)"

17. Shawn

An Oakland Oasis For Fido

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Shawn took Honey out for a walk and returned a happy and tired dog- precisely what I wanted. She was a available on short notice and really helped me out in ... (more)"

18. Katherine

Fellow dog owner, happy to help!

Upper Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

1 repeat client

"She is awesome! We were having a rough week and couldn't fit in puppy walking time & Katherine was available, flexible and super prompt- always exactly on ti... (more)"

19. Haley

UCLA grad student and dog lover!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I have had the pleasure of being a dog owner for many years; I have had several different types of dogs (sizes and breeds) in the past. I also volu... (more)

20. Laura

Dog Whisperer - Special Needs, too!

Upper Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Laura showed our pups so much love and took great care of them! There was a heat wave in the East Bay and she made sure our dogs had plenty of cool water aft... (more)"

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