Dog Walking in Santa Cruz

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

1. Jamie

I'll walk and play with your dog

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Jamie is a fantastic dog walker. She walked our 1 yr old German Shepherd puppy for 3 days while I was out of town. She always sent a full report of the walk,... (more)"

2. Megan

Experienced animal lover!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Megan was amazing! Responsible, punctual, and great with the pups. Would recommend her to anyone. (more)"

3. Holly

Responsible-Trustworthy-Hardworker

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

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

15 repeat clients

"If I could give her more than 5 stars I would! Extremely dependable and respondses extremely quick. Takes great care of my dog 4 days a week and he couldn't ... (more)"

4. Ashley

Experienced and reliable dog lover

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I love animals and I am currently a student studying wildlife biology at UC Santa Cruz. I have been dog sitting for almost four years and I am exc... (more)

5. Samantha

I'll take great care of your pets!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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)"

6. Nina

Four Legged Adventures

Santa Cruz, CA, 95064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"She cares and that is what matters the most. Also very flexible to work with. I recommend her and will be using her services again. She provided good care fo... (more)"

7. Eliane

Experienced & responsible UCD grad!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Eliane was great! She made sure to provide MacKenzie with water on her daily walks. I love that she took that extra step for her! (more)"

8. Mileena

You & your pet are my priority! <3

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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

3 repeat clients

"Mileena is a great caregiver and a true dog lover! She has cared for my dog Scrappy several times and he has grown quite attached to her. She takes the time ... (more)"

9. Natalia

Responsible and Loving Care!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

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

2 repeat clients

About: We are an animal loving family and will treat your pup as our own when they come to stay with us. I am a full time mom to my 15 years old daughter ... (more)

10. Hayley

High energy "wanna-be" dog mom...

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have lived with dogs and cared for neighbors and friends dogs my whole life. As a kayak instructor I don't have the income to support a happy dog... (more)

11. Kaitlyn

I love all dogs, who wouldn't?

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Kaitlyn is great. She was very flexible in the care she gave my dog. She is very reliable, really sweet and a hard worker. I would highly recommended her. Sh... (more)"

12. Alison

Animal lover ready to work!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Alison is very kind and a great communicator. We have only met once, but during that visit she is very friendly. When I come back home everything is where I ... (more)"

13. Josefine

Lifelong dog lover

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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

2 repeat clients

"Josefine is so great with communication and I appreciate her help so much! She did a great job with my lab puppy and I look forward to working with her again... (more)"

14. Rebecca

Dogs make me so happy!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Highly recommended! (more)"

15. Amelia

Genuine lover of any and every pup

Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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

2 repeat clients

"Amelia was always on time and very pleasant to work with. She did exactly what I asked. It took a little while for my dogs to "warm up to" her, but they did. (more)"

16. Melanie

I'm fit & active; love to play!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Melanie has been a sitter for our 18 pound Maine coon cat on several occasions. Upon our returns, our cat has been invariably happy and relaxed and perhaps e... (more)"

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17. Emily

Inside/Outside access all day!

Santa Cruz, CA, 95062

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

2 repeat clients

"Emily is excellent with dogs for many reasons. I know because she trained, walked, and dog sat my 2 Labrador Retrievers when I got them at 7 weeks old and c... (more)"

18. Debbie

Dogs make my heart happy!

Santa Cruz , CA, 95062

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

2 repeat clients

About: Animals make my heart happy. I have taken care of many different animals throughout my life. I have cared for various breeds of dogs, from tiny to ... (more)

19. Justine

The royal treatment 4 your fur-baby

Santa cruz , CA, 95060

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have been friends with Justine since I moved here almost five years ago. I could rave on for hours about Justine. How many characters am I limited to here?... (more)"

20. Lauren

Flexible, Reliable and a Dog Lover!

Santa Cruz , CA, 95060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I am one of those people that will stop while walking to pet a dog no matter what. I have had my own dogs ranging from 115 lbs down to 30 lbs in si... (more)

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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.

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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 free 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!