Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: A few minutes


Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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repeat clients
38 Reviews

Ben H.
Ben H.
Nov 12, 2018
Verified Stay

Thanks for taking Pete our for a nice long walk today! Seems like he had fun.

John A.
John A.
Canon H.
Canon H.
Oct 10, 2018
Verified Stay

John is wonderful! My dogs have some weird quirks and funny personalities, but he has been so great with them!

John A.
John A.
Canon H.
Canon H.
Oct 3, 2018
Verified Stay

John is amazing! He’s so great with our dogs and provides regular updates when walking them. I highly suggest John!

John A.
John A.

About John

years of experience
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dogs love walks with me!

I'm a retired college professor who walks dogs because he loves them. I have been caring for dogs in San Francisco for over 17 years and have always enjoyed it - even in bad weather! I grew up with dogs in our house and learned to care for them at a young age. As a dog walker, I've taken care of just about every kind of dog. From three energetic pugs to a pair of medium-sized ...

What John would like to know about your dog

Does the dog have any health or behavioral issues? I do prefer small dogs!

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise
Injected Medication Administration
Special Needs Dog Experience

We have many parks here in San Francisco. I enjoy playing fetch with labs and other retrievers.

John's Service Area

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