Dog Walking in Lake Merritt, Oakland

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

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1. Winnie

We love dogs..I am home 24/7

Oakmore, OAKLAND, CA, 94602

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

179 repeat clients

"Winnie took care of my little dog wonderfully with two much needed and appreciated dog walks. She sent photos during the walks which really put me at ease. I... (more)"

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2. Jamie

Guaranteed to keep your dog fit :)

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jamie is such an awesome and responsible dog caregiver with the sweetest temperament. She is always patient and kind, two qualities that I find to be admirab... (more)"

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3. Becky

Experienced & Loving Dog Handler

Berkeley, CA, 94702

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

13 repeat clients

"Becky was great!! My dog Cheddars had so much fun walking with her. She was flexible, easy to book with, and I felt at ease having her take care of my pup! I... (more)"

4. An Duc

Happiness is a Warm Puppy

Fruitvale Station, Oakland, CA, 94601

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

4 repeat clients

"An Duc took great care of my dog during here walks. He left great and detailed notes, is very easy to communicate with and I felt very comfortable knowing t... (more)"

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5. Katrina

Cuddles and outdoor adventures=YES!

Montclair, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Kat has walked our hound dog multiple times. She is always on time, communicates well and ensures our girl has water after her walks. We have felt Kat to be ... (more)"

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6. Rowan

I always pick up their poop!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rowan is awesome. She's cared for animals her whole life, from fishes to spiders, geckos, hamsters, dogs, cats, pigeons etc she always makes sure your animal... (more)"

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7. Jae

Five Star Walker and Sitter

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jae is a consummate professional. He is frankly hyper-educated and hyper-responsible. I worked with Jae for over a year recently and found his concern for ... (more)"

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8. Iryna

Best Belly Rubs in Bay area

Alameda, CA, 94501

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

48 repeat clients

"Iryna is the best! She takes our pup out for an hour of fun every week day and he is so much happier for it :) Highly recommend! (more)"

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9. Zach

Always Available Last Minute Is Ok!

Shafter, Oakland, CA, 94618

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Zach did a great job with my pup. He was available last minute when I had an emergency come up ! He sent pics of my dog, she looked like she had a great time... (more)"

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10. Dalisa

Experienced dog adventurer :-)

Berkeley, CA, 94702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dogs love Dalisa. Nama is nearly blind and very distrustful of strangers but Dalisa easily warmed her over. I would recommend her to anyone. (more)"

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11. Sylvie

DOG LOVER ALL MY LIFE!

Alameda, CA, 94501

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Sylvie was great with my dog Summer! Upon the initial meet and greet, Summer ran right up to greet her - a definite sign of approval! Since my dog does not u... (more)"

12. Jan

I love them all!

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Jan is cheerful, flexible, reliable, and great with my little animal. A+ (more)"

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13. Gretchen

I love walks!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I had a great experience with Gretchen, she came and took my pup for a walk when I was under the weather. She was very sweet and responded quickly to my last... (more)"

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14. Sara

Lake laps and lap lounges!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I don't think I have ever met someone who loves and "gets" dogs as much as Sara. Sara has never passed a dog that she hasn't tried to meet and has never met ... (more)"

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15. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

121 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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16. John

Loving Care When You're Not There.✨

Mosswood, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"John has been an absolute life saver. We honestly cannot say enough. He’s taken our dogs on ONE dog walk and they’ve already managed to learn not to pull on ... (more)"

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17. Zoe

Big house and yard, love cuddles!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

About: Hello! First thing to know about me is that I love dogs, all animals really. I am not in a fully financially stable place to where I could have my ... (more)

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18. Joseph

A Zero-Carbon Animal Lover!

Rockridge, Oakland, CA, 94618

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Joseph is great! Punctual, nice, and he instantly bonded with my dog. Would definitely recommend Joseph. (more)"

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19. Adrian

Likes long walks w/ your doggo!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94611

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"It seems like he really gets along with our pup! (more)"

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20. Natalie

Keeping your dog in safe hands

Northgate, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Natalie is a wonderful, responsible and lovable person. She has a lot of experience with taking care of dogs. She knows how to understand their needs and gi... (more)"

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