Dog Walking in Melrose, Oakland

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

1. Andrew

Our family is furry friendly!

Alameda, CA, 94502

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Andrew is a life savior. We were at a cross roads when he entered our lives. We were struggling to decide if we were going to keep our one-year-old pitbull o... (more)"

2. Noel

Loving and Patient Animal Lover!

Maxwell Park, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 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)"

3. 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)"

4. 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)"

5. Kim

A punchy, energetic animal lover

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kim did a great job taking my puppy Daisy out on her daily lunch walk! Kim is punctual, responsible and a great communicator which are very important qualiti... (more)"

6. 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)"

7. 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)"

8. Lindsay

Friendly and Active Dog Lover!

Grand Lake, Oakland, CA, 94610

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsay is an incredibly trustworthy and kind person. I have had her housesit for me many times and take care of my pets and she has always done an outstandi... (more)"

9. Cynthia

Dog Momma

Eastmont, Oakland, CA, 94605

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Cynthia was very responsive and seemed to really love our Andy. Will definitely contact Cynthia again for future walks :) (more)"

10. Theresa

Loves dogs more than dogs love life

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Theresa was great. We got a new dog and without even meeting her they had a great week of walks together! She was also flexible and walked on short notice! D... (more)"

11. Shawn

An Oakland Oasis For Fido

Allendale, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

"Shawn is the ultimate dog lover who cares for your pets as if they were her own. She’s responsible, friendly, and fun and your dog will always have the best ... (more)"

12. Gavin

I've been fostering pups since 16

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Gavin is great with dogs and would be an awesome dog walker and dog sitter! He has lots of experience with dogs of all ages and sizes, including puppies and ... (more)"

13. Anna

Friendly dog walked next door!

Fairfax, Oakland, CA, 94601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Anna was great! We booked her last minute to walk our pup while we went out for a night, and she was extremely flexible and responsive. She gave us an update... (more)"

14. 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

About: Over the last 5 years, I've been dog sitting, walking and helping my friends' and family's dogs. Each dog I care for I fall in love with instantly ... (more)

15. Katherine

Fellow dog owner, happy to help!

Upper Dimond, Oakland, CA, 94602

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

"Katherine "Kaki" Blackburn is a perfect dog walker/sitter. She's sweet and caring and will keep you updated on your pup while you are away. Highest of recom... (more)"

16. Shani

Artsy-Fartsy Vegan Feminst Queerdo

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Cannot say enough positive things about my experience with Shani. I completely trust them with my dog and cats. Shani loves them and it shows in how they res... (more)"

17. Scott

Diligent Professional Ready to Help

Alameda, CA, 94501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Scott was a great dog-sitter for my Collie-Shepherd! He followed my schedule to the tee... always cleaned up after her (inside & out), kept her brushed, she ... (more)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Jun 29 - Jul 02)
18. Pipi

Shelter Volunteer and Photographer

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I don't have dogs, but if I did, Pipi would be my go-to dog sitter. And dog-walker and groomer and head-scritcher and...you get the picture. Pipi loves dogs ... (more)"

19. Taylor-Symone

Fun Dog Lover With Open Home!

Upper Laurel, Oakland, CA, 94619

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

1 repeat client

"This girl would be the besy person to take care of your pets. She treat animals the same way you will treat a new born baby! With unlimited amounts of love :) (more)"

20. Aimee

Life long animal enthusiast ❤️

Frick, Oakland, CA, 94605

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

1 repeat client

"Aimee has bunny sat for my rabbit many times. I can always leave for vacation knowing that my bunny will be safe, happy, and loved. Aimee is responsible, c... (more)"

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Pet parents in Melrose, Oakland, CA love dog walkers on Rover.com. 99 owners have reviewed walkers in Oakland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog walker on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a walk on Rover? Check out our average dog walking rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a walker.

We've been there: rushing home during every lunch break to take the dog for a quick walk around the block. Good news: You can easily find and book Melrose dog walking services on Rover. Whether you need a one-time dog walker or someone to take your dog for a stroll every day, we've got you covered. Exercise for your dog and peace of mind for you are just a few clicks away. Every walk is covered by premium pet insurance, at no extra cost to you. You can even ask your dog walker to send you a photo update. Whether you already have a favorite dog walker on Rover or you're new to the site, we'd love to connect you with a dog walker in Melrose, Oakland the next time you're unavailable. We're confident you and your dog will love it.

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