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Discover local Austin dog walkers and view their profiles with verified credentials. Meet the local walker you choose beforehand, and ensure you and your pet have the perfect match.


Our app makes booking, payment, and management a breeze. Quality assurance is built-in to the experience with pick-up/drop off notifications, GPS tracked walk routes, and photos from every visit.

We pay our walkers more per walk than any other company. This has led to a much higher quality of care, and standard of service compared to similar companies in the industry.

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Dog Walker in Austin, TX

Hello! My name is Matt and I can’t wait to make friends with your dog! I’ve worked as a professional dog walker in Los Angeles (For an aging puggle named Julius), have a lifelong love of animals, and am dependable as all get-out. See Profile

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Dog Walker in Austin, TX

Hi, I’m efficient, reliable, and have good time management skills. I have 7 years experience in pet sitting. I have wonderful references. I have recently switched my services to waking/ playtime/ and administrating meditation. I enjoy the outdoors especially with a charming pup or 2. I’m a genuine nurturing person and would love to have the opportunity to meet you and your pup or pups. I prefer to walk and am closer to Northwest Austin area. See Profile

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Dog Walker in Austin, TX

Hi I just moved to Austin, working at the Google office downtown. Me and my fiance loves dogs but we do not want to rush into getting one until we knows we have the time to care for one. This is why I decided to be a dog walker, get us familiar with walking after work and caring for dogs. The walks will be accommodated with the loving of my fiance!! We're looking forward to seeing your best friends!! See Profile

5.00 ( reviews)

Dog Walker in Austin, TX

Hello! I helped my grandmother with her pet boarding, and doggie daycare service(s) since I was nine. Which consisted of taking them on walks and running around, and playing with them. The companionship of a dog or kittie fulfills my heart and brightens up my day. I’d love to dedicate my time to attend to your pet(s). I love(d) playing with all sorts of furry kitties and dogs of all sizes and shapes. I have had many years of pet experience up my sleeve, and provide your animal(s) with top notch care and love. I can’t wait to be your companions furbaby sitter while your away having the fun you deserve. Hope to see you’re furry companion(s) very soon. Have a wonderful and great day! See Profile

5.00 ( reviews)

Barkly Pets Dog Facts About Austin


Siberian Husky

The most popular breed in Austin is the Siberian Husky. This city has more dog walks with Siberian Huskys than any other breed.

How Dog Friendly is Austin?

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55 out of 100

Austin has a low amount of greenery compared to pavement. This area’s parkland compared to overall area is low. A greener canopy for cities improves the quality of dog walks for both the dogs and dog walkers.

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83 out of 100 (B)

Austin scores moderate for dog-friendliness given the city’s many dog friendly places. It’s relatively easy to take your dog with you to restaurants, cafes, and stores in cities that score moderate in dog-friendliness.



Austin ranks #52 of the best cities to be a dog walker for Barkly Pets. We rank our dog walking score by reviewing weather patterns, urban walkability scores, and other data.

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#38 out of 100

Austin ranks #38 in the top 100 U.S. cities for parks per 100,000 residents, per the 2019 ParkScore. More parks in any given city means more squirrels to chase!

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Austin Dog Walking

With a lively music scene, buzzing art culture, laid-back vibes, natural beauty and gorgeous weather throughout the entire year, it’s no wonder Austin is continuously named one of the best cities to live in the country. From the shores of Lady Bird Lake to the hundreds of hiking trails and nature preserves throughout the city, there’s no shortage of outside pet-friendly adventure within city limits. Every local Barkly walker is fully trained and certified to ensure your beloved family member enjoys their time outside in the fresh Austin air. When you book a walk with a Barkly walker, you can even see what route they went on, read the notes left by their walker, and receive an adorable photo from their walk.

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