Dog Walking in Santa Cruz

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

Calendar Recently Updated
1. Bianca Verified Background Check

Flexible Hours & Home Full Time

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dog is not the funnest of dogs to walk (he pulls like a train) but Bianca is a champion and has a great attitude about him. He is always SO excited to see... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
2. Erika Verified Enhanced Background Check

I LOVE animals, to run & snuggle!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erika is AWESOME! She text me when she picked up my fur baby Arlo and when they got home. She also updated me with great pictures throughout their walk and d... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
3. Allyson Verified Background Check

Your dog has 2 new furfriends here!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

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

"Ally was a perfect match my pup Luca. I highly recommend her!! I can be kind of a helicopter-dog-parent, but she gave me picture updates during the Drop-in v... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
4. Samantha Verified Background Check

<3 New animal friends welcome

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samantha(Pepper) was absolutely great with my doggies Nikki and Chops. I was working an event for 4 days straight, where I was away for 10-12hrs. Pepper sho... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
5. Ellen Verified Background Check

All Animals are loved here!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

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

"Ellen is the best. We went out of town for two weeks and Ellen walked our pup every day. I loved the picture and map updates! We’ll be hiring her again witho... (more)"

6. Holly Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Responsible-Trustworthy-Hardworker

CAPITOLA, CA, 95010

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Holly was great! Our dog was a little shy about going with her at first. Holly was very patient and came up with a solution that had Winnie excited to go eve... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
7. Tracy Verified Background Check

I’ll treat your sweet dog as my own

Capitola, CA, 95010

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

"Tracy was fantastic. Very good with my dog as he has never been walked by anyone else. She’s sweet and loving and the dogs pick up on that! (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
8. Drew Verified Background Check

Never Met a Dog I Didn't Like

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Drew has been great with Vivo- he takes him on walks twice a week regularly on my long days and Vivo really likes him. Drew has also been flexible when my s... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
9. Connie Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Your pets safety is my #1 priority!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Connie is a life saver! Not only has she helped me with some serious training issues with my dog Sundance, she has repeatedly showed genuine care and love to... (more)"

10. Lauren Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dog lover- from large to small!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren picked up my very energetic pup on time and took him for a nice bit of exercise. He came back tired and happy and much calmer. I'm very grateful for L... (more)"

11. Sadie Verified Background Check

I love animals, large fenced yard!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

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

"Timely, cordial, flexible! Even took Renzo in a run and kept him a little longer (let me know of course) which was really helpful since I was working. I’d re... (more)"

12. Isabelle Verified Background Check

Friendly, Responsible Dog Lover

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

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

"Isabelle is the best! She is so caring and patient with my two big dogs (and my cat). Isabelle sends me pics of my guys each time she is looking after them a... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
13. Adriana Verified Background Check

Pets are part of our family

santa cruz, CA, 95062

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Adriana as a pet sitter or dog walker. She has cared for her own pets as well as my parents’ cat. She is a loving and caring person. She i... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
14. Isabel Verified Background Check

I'll run and play with your dog

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Isabel L. as dog sitter. She loves dogs and has an amazing way with them. She watced our rescue dog for about 2 weeks. He loved her an... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
15. Kate Verified Background Check

Grown up with dogs forever!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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

"Kate is a very responsible dog sitter. She absolutely loves dogs. She is good at walking, making sure dogs don't get out when they aren't supposed to, cleani... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
16. Angela Verified Enhanced Background Check

Experienced, well-rounded pet care

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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

About: Hello! I am an experienced pet care professional providing exercise, cuddle time and some training techniques I've picked up over the years for pla... (more)

Calendar Recently Updated
17. Samantha Verified Background CheckRover 101

I'll take great care of your pets!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sam did a great job walking our Georgie boy! You can really tell how much she loves animals. We'll most definitely be booking her again the next time we need... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
18. Stacey Verified Background Check

Dog lover and professional cuddler

SANTA CRUZ, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stacey recently became a dog mom in the summer of 2018 and I've since seen her raise an amazing dog, going above and beyond to look after her Pomeranian, Jax... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
19. Chloe Verified Background Check

Will Watch Fluff Babies Full Time!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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

"Chloe is great! I always come home from work to a tired pup and love seeing the pictures from the walk. It’s a relief knowing my puppy is in good hands on my... (more)"

Calendar Recently Updated
20. Kelly Verified Background Check

Reliable Dog Lover

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I had a lovely time working with Kelly. I called her on short notice to give my senior dog a walk and bath, and she delivered perfectly and with a smile. K... (more)"


When you need dog walking services, we doubt you'll find a better experience than through Rover. Thanks to our wide selection of dog walkers in Santa Cruz, CA, you'll find that you're able to work with a dog walker who fits in with you, your dog, and your needs. With our start-to-finish approach, your walker can supply you with real-time dog walking updates with start and stop times, a GPS map of their walk, info about any bathroom, food, and water breaks, and pictures of what your dog's been up to. And on top of that, each Rover dog walking booking includes premium pet insurance, 24/7 support, and a reservation guarantee.

And even better: the price of dog walking in Santa Cruz, 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.

If you need to book a great dog walker on the go, you'll love the Rover dog walking app. You can browse hundreds of pre-reviewed, trusted dog walkers in minutes from your phone, and rebook your favorite walker with just a few taps. You'll get photo updates from your dog walker which can be shared via the Rover dog walking app in real time. The app's cashless payment feature allows you to pay your dog walker easily and securely - no cash, checks, or tips.

When you're looking for dog walkers near Santa Cruz, CA, Rover.com is the simple, smart way to find and book dog walking services. Our Santa Cruz dog walkers are dog lovers first and foremost, and 95% of reviewed stays and walks have received a perfect five-star rating. Every new Rover dog walker in Santa Cruz, CA must complete a background check. You can see the background check badge on your dog walker's profile, so you know your pet is in safe hands. Whether you need to hire a dog walker for a single outing or want someone to go on regular dog walks with your pet, you're sure to find a great fit for all your dog walking needs in Santa Cruz with Rover's dog walking services.

In short, when you use Rover to find a dog walker in Santa Cruz, you can rest easy knowing that your dog is having a great time.

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!