Dog Walking in Lake Merritt, Oakland

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

Available this weekend
1. Chelsea

Flexible, Responsible, Trustworthy

Shafter, Oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hi my name is Danielle F. I have known Chelsea for the better part of a decade and in that time, I have seen her rescue countless stray dogs; even taking th... (more)"

2. Durelle

Adventure Walks & Loving Boarding

Berkeley, CA, 94710

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

42 repeat clients

"Bodhi (my Lhasa Apso) had a great walk with Durelle yesterday. When Durelle came in to get him for his walk, he immediately warmed up to her and was ready to... (more)"

3. Noel

Loving and Patient Animal Lover!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

3 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. Sarah

Experienced, trustworthy dog lover!

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Growing up, my family always had a dog and I have loved dogs for as long as I can remember. I have over ten years of experience caring for dogs fro... (more)

5. 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)"

6. 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)"

7. Theresa

Loves dogs more than dogs love life

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

" Theresa is great with our dogs, she handles them with love and is very dependable, we are so happy to have found her! Our 2 dogs love her! (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Danielle

Dog lover with years of experience!

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Danielle was an awesome, reliable, communicative dog walker. My Chihuahua greatly enjoyed the daily trips to the park and I enjoyed the peace of mind from Da... (more)"

9. Paige

They call me Shiba for a reason!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

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

10. Sasha

Responsible and nuturing caretaker

Lakeshore, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sasha was great! Luna was super happy and we will be booking Sasha for more walks soon. (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

38 repeat clients

"We hired Aley about 6 weeks ago as our new daily dog walker (we are new to the neighborhood). She has been wonderful! From the first meet & great, I felt imm... (more)"

12. Arthur

Groomer, Walker, Trainer for Dogs

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: My German Shepherd/Husky Sampson is a sweet well rounded pup, exploring the local area, from the Albany Bulb, Pointe Isabelle, and Regional Redwood... (more)

13. Megan

Here for all your pup's needs!

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan is fantastic with dogs! My dogs are always happy to see her. She's super accomodating and has a flexible schedule, making her very easy to coordina... (more)"

14. Wesley

Guide Dog for the Blind Caretaker

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

3 repeat clients

"Wesley is consistent and clearly loves animals. You can count on him to provide excellent care. (more)"

15. Ann

Lifetime Dog & Cat Lover

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ann's great. She's very pleasant, always on time and most importantly my dog likes her. I highly recommend her and I will use her services again in the future. (more)"

16. Laura

Responsible, caring dog lover

Pill Hill, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Laura takes great care of our pooch, is reliable and consistent. (more)"

17. Perrie

I already love your dog!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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)"

18. 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)

Available this weekend
19. Tamara

Fun with Dogs

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tamara is fabulous to work with! She is dependable, easy to get a hold of and has experience with various breeds of different ages. Without any extra effort... (more)"

20. Kalien

Kalien is Dog's bestfriend!

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

"Kalien is an EXCELLENT pet sitter. I have two very loving pit bulls and on multiple occasions and last minute request, Kalien has come to the rescue to pet ... (more)"

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