Dog Walking in Lake Merritt, Oakland

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

1. Anna

I love dogs!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anna is really passionate about dogs and any other animals. She is responsible when a dog is in her care!. She is Knowledgeable about any canine health i... (more)"

2. Chloe

Passionate, caring, driven, loving

Hoover-Foster, Oakland , CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had dogs my whole life and have a very special place in my heart for them. Growing up I would watch my neighbors dogs while they were away (... (more)

3. Diane

Dogs Love Me!

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Diane is WONDERFUL! She is a kind, professional, trustworthy person. She communicates well and often, and is incredibly reliable. Our pup looks forward to se... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Alexandria

Avid Animal Lover, Rescuer & Sitter

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

19 repeat clients

"So far, Alexandria has walked Lulu 4 times and everything has gone smoothly. She sends adorable photos of Lulu and her walking assistant, Lilah. Lulu loves... (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

20 repeat clients

"Arthur was great with Winston. It is comforting to know that I can trust someone to check in on Winston while we are at work. He sent lots of pictures, so I ... (more)"

6. Ernesto

Doggie's new best friend!

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ernesto is an enthusiastic person! he is quite responsible and careful in all his environment. As testimony, I can say that with the dogs he had, was a wond... (more)"

7. 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)"

Available this weekend
8. Brianna

A true understanding of dogs

Rancho San Antonio, Oakland, CA, 94606

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

1 repeat client

"Brianna has been such a consistent caregiver and loving trainer for my dog. She started caring for him while I was out of town when he was just a few months... (more)"

9. Nathan

Long time dog lover in Oakland!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 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)

10. Brittany

Doggie Friend for Hire

Santa Fe, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Great experience and very thoughtful about collecting information in case of emergency. (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Iryna

Reliable, caring and love animals!

Alameda, CA, 94501

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

About: I've have two Chocolate Labradors, one seven months (Oscar) and our oldest 15 years old (Zozie). They have both captured my heart and love them bot... (more)

12. Tiffany

Dog lover, Bark Ave employee

San Pablo Gateway, Oakland, CA, 94612

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

1 repeat client

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)

13. Caitlyn

Loving Dog Care Proffessional

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caitlyn was amazing! She communicated with me throughout her stay with Skippy and kept him entertained. He has separation anxiety issues and Caitlyn was help... (more)"

14. Jordan

So much more than just a sitter

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I was first smothered in dog kisses the day my parents took me home from the hospital at the ripe age of 3 days old. Being comfortable around dogs ... (more)

15. Matthew

Outgoing and Energetic Pet Lover

Cleveland Heights, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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)

16. Gina

So Much Love In Our Home

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

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

20 repeat clients

"Gina was a great find! In addition to being easy to work with she kindly sent us photos of her walk with Juniper. Everything was orderly and as expected. We ... (more)"

17. 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)

Available this weekend
18. Michael

Toys, Treats, & Hikes, Oh My!

Reservoir Hill-Meadow Brook, Oakland , CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael is awesome! I am always worried when I go on vacation and have to leave my fur baby. He sent me pictures and Eli had a blast while I was away. It's h... (more)"

19. Shae

Affable & trustworthy Canophiliac!

Produce And Waterfront, Oakland, CA, 94607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Shae has been walking our dogs for a few months now and he is great, very responsive, and our dogs love him. One of our dogs is very shy but warmed up to Sha... (more)"

20. Gabriela

I greet dogs/pets more than people

Oakland Ave-Harrison St, Oakland, CA, 94610

Dog Walking

"Gabriela was a student of mine a few years ago. She is a responsible, capable and compassionate young woman who sat for several faculty members. She loves an... (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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