Dog Walking in Lake Merritt, Oakland

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

1. Get

Always happy

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

About: I have had 1 dog. His name is Sonic and he is a hyper dog. I was being patient with him. I took him to walk, exercise when I have time. He's hyper ... (more)

2. Durelle

Adventure Walks & Loving Boarding

Berkeley, CA, 94710

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

37 repeat clients

"Durelle is wonderful! Peabody loves her and I always get the best pictures (and captions) during their time together. We will absolutely be using Durelle again! (more)"

3. Noel

Loving and Patient Animal Lover!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Your pet could not be in better care! Noel is responsible, patient, and nurturing, and above all, is a passionate dog caregiver. You will be able to breathe ... (more)"

4. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

29 repeat clients

"Alexandria is absolutely wonderful! She provides a fun and safe environment and our dogs love her. She has great experience and communicates well! Her love a... (more)"

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5. Wesley

Guide Dog for the Blind Caretaker

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

"Wesley is the biggest dog lover I know. He is kind and loving to all dogs he encounters and has over a decade of experience taking care of his own dog and hi... (more)"

6. Sarah

Experienced, trustworthy dog lover!

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I highly recommend Sarah as a dog sitter. She has watched my active dog over several years and is patient, loving and energetic with him. Can't say enough ... (more)"

7. RyanSara

Easy-going and outdoorsy

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"RyanSara was brought up with the simple notion that dogs are family. They are to be shown the same respect, love and kindness that you would show any human ... (more)"

8. Jenna

Experienced Animal Caretaker

McClymonds, Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"So glad that Jenna could help me out with very little notice. She was very prompt in responding and followed directions. So glad to have someone reliable to ... (more)"

9. Julian

Dog-loving couple! Avid Hikers!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

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

15 repeat clients

"Julian was great! He brought his pup along to go for the walk with my dog, which he loved, and by the picture he sent me, they seemed to get along great. Wou... (more)"

10. Jordan

Specializing in Pit Bulls *<3*

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: I was first smothered in dog kisses the day my parents took me home from the hospital at 3 days old. Being comfortable around dogs and cats is as s... (more)

11. Paige

They call me Shiba for a reason!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Great job Paige! Thanks so much for your help. Wonderful communication leading up to and during the visit. (more)"

12. Laura

Leave your dog happy peaceful safe

Gaskill, Emeryville, CA, 94608

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

1 repeat client

"Laura is on time, responsive and reliable. Thank you! (more)"

13. Perrie

I already love your dog!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"When my Pomeranian, Sophie was a pup, I had Perrie watch her for the whole day. Sophie wasn't used to other people but took right to her, with her warm and g... (more)"

14. Nathan

Long time dog lover in Oakland!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

About: Hello! I have taken care of two dogs, one boarder collie and one cockapoo for the past 17 years. Within that time, I have learned how to show my fo... (more)

15. Ann

Lifetime Dog & Cat Lover

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known Ann for more than 30 years. In that time, I've watched her with her own animals and my own. I would have no hesitation asking her to care for my f... (more)"

16. Devon

Upbeat barista and a hard worker!

Prescott, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

2 repeat clients
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About: I am extremely active and would love to make some extra cash while caring for your best friend! I live in a house with 5 other adults who are all d... (more)

17. Ashley

Responsible, fun dog lover!

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashley is a bubbly, cheerful, and dependable human being, who just happens to absolutely adore dogs [and cats ... ok, all animals!] She is extremely caring a... (more)"

18. Matthew

Outgoing and Energetic Pet Lover

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I'v grown up with all types of animals and reptiles. Dogs, Cats, Turtles, Rabbits...and the list goes on. I treasure every animal that I take care ... (more)

19. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

About: Since I was seven years old there has always been at least one dog in my household. I understand that dogs are people's children, their best friend... (more)

20. Tiffany

Dog lover, Bark Ave employee

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

3 repeat clients

About: I'm an animal lover. I have grown up with dogs and have raised two of my own. I work at Bark Ave a doggy daycare & boarding business in SF. I also ... (more)

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Dog owners in Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA turn to dog walkers on Rover.com for their dog walking needs. Over 99 pet owners have reviewed dog walkers in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Dog walking can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much dog walking costs in Oakland with Rover.com? Check out our average dog walking rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a dog walker on Rover. When you leave your dog with a walker you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

No more begging your friends to take your dog for a walk when you can't make it home in time. With Rover, you can find a loving Lake Merritt dog walker who'd love to take your dog for a 30-minute stroll or jog around the neighborhood. Book a dog walker for one day or all week, just tomorrow, or every Tuesday. We're proud to bring you dog walkers who've built dog walking businesses right here on Rover. No matter how much exercise your dog needs, we can help you find the perfect dog walker in Lake Merritt, Oakland. And just like overnight services booked on Rover, dog walking booked on Rover includes premium insurance, photo updates, and 24/7 support. Someone nearby can't wait to walk your dog, and it's easier than ever to find them.

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