Dog Walking in Palo Alto

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

1. Marcella

Dog lover with large backyard

Redwood City, CA, 94061

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

7 repeat clients

"Marcella was very flexible with my request and made sure our 4 month old puppy stays happy the entire time!! (more)"

2. Ally

Cozy Home Next to Two Dog Parks

palo alto, CA, 94306

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Ally is awesome. She’s super responsive and my dog is much happier on days they go for walks. (more)"

3. Elizabeth

Fun time with four legged buddies

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, 94043

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Elizabeth is a fabulous sitter for your fur baby! She is honest, trustworthy, and very good with dogs. Elizabeth has great knowledge about dogs, their langua... (more)"

4. Patricia

I work from home and have a yard!

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: My kids are in college and I have Rio, who's is a 6 year old Havanese. Before having Rio, we had guinea pigs for many years. I love having animals ... (more)

5. Cheryl

I’ll be your dogs friend

Redwood City, CA, 94063

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Cheryl was the absolute best! She went way above and beyond to take care of our two dogs. She was extremely communicative and was very responsive when we rea... (more)"

6. Michelle

Mom to two four-legged daughters.

Mountain View, CA, 94041

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Michelle has been amazing with Zelda! She sends daily pics showing how fun my pup is having. When it's too hot for a walk she drives Zelda to shaded grass an... (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Wyatt

Love the outdoors and dogs!

Atherton, CA, 94027

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Wyatt has been a close friend of mine for awhile now and he shows all the characteristics a dog lover should have. Anyone would be lucky to have him be a be... (more)"

8. Shannon

Dogs are better than people

Stanford, CA, 94305

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

3 repeat clients

"Easy to book with Shannon and she thought to text me to ask me where I would prefer her to leave the dogs after the walk -- inside or outside -- since they w... (more)"

9. Mallory

Responsible+Experienced+Energetic

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Mallory Smith is a passionate caregiver where all animals are concerned, but she is especially fond of dogs. She follows directions well, and is punctual wit... (more)"

10. Alicia

LOVE dogs! + FREE Photography :)

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

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

1 repeat client

"Alicia was the best! She was responsive before meeting, and when we met her we were at ease because she seemed smart and reliable. We came home to a happy pu... (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Su

Home full-time

Palo Alto, CA, 94304

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

About: Hello there, I am a dog lover. I work from home all day (Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays) so your dog will get lots of attention. I would l... (more)

12. Yee-Ping

I love dogs. They love me too.

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

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

13 repeat clients

"Yee-Ping took our new pup Sunny for a walk last week, it was great for her to get outside mid day and expend some energy. Yee-Ping was super responsive in ou... (more)"

13. Carolyn

Happy dogs light up my life

Palo Alto, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Carolyn was very responsive to a last minute request and very professional. She let me know when she arrived and how my nervous/shy dog did with her. My pu... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
14. Edmund

Sniffs, barks & walks in the parks!

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"We had an incredible experience with Edmund. Our dog is not the most trusting and can be dog aggressive. Our dog liked Edmund from the get-go and was great w... (more)"

15. Hannah

Energetic, friendly dog lover!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Hannah is extremely reliable and conscientious when caring for my dog! I highly recommend her. My dog loves her and is always excited to see her! I have no ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
16. Ellie

Dogs are always our friends!

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Besides my mom (who used to live with us), Ellie is the only person I trust to look after my dog Annie while I'm away. Ellie has a real knack, a special tou... (more)"

17. Laura

Live Love Woof Meow

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Laura was very friendly and focused on developing a positive relationship with Freddy. She was sensitive to his needs rather than trying to impose her own. ... (more)"

18. Ana

Total softie for dogs + beach walks

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Ana is a great dog lover and it shows! She truly enjoys spending time with dogs, doting on them, and making them feel like her one and only! My dogs are alwa... (more)"

19. Maranda

I'll run with your dog

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maranda is a wonderful and takes extremely loving care of my two cats and dog. My dog Val is a ball of energy and can be very difficult at times since she is... (more)"

20. Zarah

Stanford Grad Loves Dogs!

Downtown North, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Thank you for your doggie care! (more)"


When you book dog walking services on Rover, you'll be able to connect with a dog walker who's a good fit for you, your dog, and your lifestyle. Your walker can provide dog walking updates with start and stop times, a map of their walk with total distance, info about pee, poo, food and water breaks, and photos of your dog in action. Every walk booked through Rover also includes premium pet insurance, 24/7 support, and a reservation guarantee.

If you're the sort of person who likes to book services when you're out and about, you'll love the Rover dog walking app. In minutes, you'll be able to view hundreds of experienced dog walkers no matter where you are, or re-book on-demand with your puppy's favorite dog walker. You'll get to check in in real-time to see how your dog's day is going. And if you hate carrying cash or calculating tips, you'll love the Rover app's cashless payment feature which enables fast, secure payment for your dog walker without money needing to change hands.

And even better: the price of dog walking in Palo Alto, CA might not be as much as you thought. Whatever your price range, you'll find a dog walker on Rover for almost any budget. Interested in finding out what the typical Rover dog walker expects as a dog walking fee? Visit our average dog walking rates to see the general fees before checking out an individual dog walker's rates.

Need to find a dog walker near Palo Alto, CA? Rover.com is the easy, effective way to discover and book reliable dog walking services. The Palo Alto walkers on Rover love dogs, and 95% of reviewed stays and walks have received a perfect five-star rating. We also offer background checks to all Rover dog walkers in Palo Alto, CA to ensure that you have total peace of mind - just look for the background check badge on your walker's profile.

In other words, when you use Rover to find Palo Alto dog walking services, your pet is given the best in loving care and hands-on attention, and you don't need to miss out on that just because life got in the way.

Do you think you have what it takes to become a dog walker for Rover? We're always looking for people with a passion for dogs to join us as a dog walker! If you've been thinking about starting up your own dog walking business, or even if you've been doing it on your own for a while, you'll want to check out our easy sign-up process and consider joining the hundreds of awesome dog lovers who use the Rover dog walking platform. When you become a Rover dog walker, you get access to great support, including premium pet insurance, cashless payment (no more worrying about whether you'll get paid on time), and a third party background check to demonstrate your trustworthiness to prospective clients. Join our pack today!