Dog Walking in Lake Merritt, Oakland

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

1. Diane

Dogs Love Me!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Diane is a wonderful, reliable sitter for my dog. My dog looks forward to seeing Diane everyday, and we love seeing the pictures Diane sends on their walks. (more)"

2. Maria

Experienced veterinary technician

Emeryville , CA, 94608

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

"Maria is a loving, caring, and very knowledgable caregiver for all animals, especially dogs. Her experience as a vet tech has presented her with a variety of... (more)"

3. Paige

They call me Shiba for a reason!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

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

4. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

26 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)"

5. Arthur

Personalized Pet Care with Love <3

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

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

26 repeat clients

"I knew Arthur was going to be a great match for my dog, June, as soon as I met him. He's so loving with animals and was so excited to meet and get acquainted... (more)"

6. Julian

Dog-loving couple! Avid Hikers!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

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

11 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)"

7. Brianna

A true understanding of dogs

Rancho San Antonio, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

4 repeat clients

"Brianna is hands down the best dog walker we have ever had for Biba. I wasn't able to take Biba on like hikes once I hit 8 months pregnant and now with the n... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. Jordan

Specializing in Pit Bulls *<3*

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)

10. Aliza

attentive loving care for your pup

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Aliza has a great energy that my dog Mel felt comfortable around immediately. She was very accommodating since Mel had a lot of medical needs. Thanks Aliza! (more)"

11. 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)

12. Nathan

Long time dog lover in Oakland!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)

13. Laura

Leave your dog happy peaceful safe

Gaskill, Emeryville, CA, 94608

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

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

14. Jenna

Experienced Animal Caretaker

McClymonds, Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

15. Josh

Lifelong dog-and-cat lover!

alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Josh has been walking my 2 yr old pup regularly during the week and has been great! He always sends photos or adds a note to ensure that I'm kept in the loop... (more)"

16. Anna

I love dogs so much!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Anna is a pleasure to work with and great with Marco. (more)"

17. Devin

Calm, patient, active dog lover!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Devin is so great! Gave our boy plenty of attention and updated us on how he was. Would recommend him with your beloved pups! :) (more)"

18. Sara

I'm a dog's best friend

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is among the few people I know who genuinely loves and wants to care for all animals. She's passionate, determined, and eager to help anyone who needs i... (more)"

19. 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)

20. Lisa

Let me love on your babes!

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 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)

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