Dog Walking in Lake Merritt, Oakland

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

1. Heidi

A Fun & Responsible Dog Lover

Berkeley, CA, 94704

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

3 repeat clients

"Our pups love fetch, running and pulling on the leash- and Heidi did an awesome job helping with all of that. Plus snacks! She was prompt, polite and puppy a... (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. Danielle

Dog lover with years of experience!

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"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)"

Available this weekend
4. 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)"

5. Durelle

Adventure Walks & Loving Boarding

Berkeley, CA, 94710

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

46 repeat clients

"Durelle has been great! My old boy deserves more time outside and she gives it to him. He comes home happy and thirsty every time. Scheduling has been easy, ... (more)"

6. Arthur

Groomer, Walker, Trainer for Dogs

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Excellent dog sitter!!! Nice guy. I was in a bind to get a deadline done and had my boyfriend's rambunctious lab/terrier mix to watch after. Arthur came to t... (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 very attentive and communicative. I think my dogs really enjoyed their time with her and seemed happy and satisfied when I would get home from work... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. Nicole

Ready to play w/ your best friend!

Berkeley , CA, 94704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Nicole's weekend with my pup, Dogen, was beyond my wildest dreams! My first overnight away, and she kept me posted almost moment by moment -- i never had a c... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

54 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)"

11. Ana

Active Animal Lover!

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

About: Hi! I adore all animals and have owned and cared for many dogs over the years. I have lots of experience caring for all types of dogs and can provi... (more)

Available this weekend
12. Wesley

Guide Dog for the Blind Caretaker

Chinatown, Oakland, CA, 94607

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

5 repeat clients

About: I spent the last seventeen years caring for a breeder dog for Guide Dogs for the Blind. My dog (Floretta) recently passed away, but I'd love to pas... (more)

13. 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)"

14. 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)"

Available this weekend
15. 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)

16. Devon

I'm a shelter volunteer & LOVE dogs

Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Anyone who knows me will tell you I am absolutely obsessed with dogs! I volunteer twice a week at Berkeley Humane caring for and walking the dogs, ... (more)

17. 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)"

18. Kelsey

Fun and active dog lover

Bushrod, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelsey has provided care to my animals before. She is an extremely responsible and gracious person and I can honestly say that her reliability is second-to-n... (more)"

19. Lauren

I unconditionally love every dog.

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Lauren walked jack several times when I was sick. She was always on time and I totally trusted her, especially with Jack was so excited to see her the secon... (more)"

20. NP

Dog Mom & Dad in SF/Bay!

Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611

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

4 repeat clients

About: We're self employed photographers, drivers, landlords & dog fanatics that grew up with dogs. Being freelance business people enables work from h... (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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