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Discover local Hopkins 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.
Hopkins dog walkers in your neighborhood.
I have a very strong passion for animals especially dogs! I am currently enrolled in Penn Foster to become a certified Dog Trainer/ Instructor, I should have my certificate in the next few months. I worked at a doggy daycare for almost 3 years. I have received my First Aid for Dogs and Cats. I also have certificate in Advanced Canine Training both received through the dog daycare I worked at. I also have been working with a company called Paw Prints which is another Pet sitting company. Before that I was pet sitting through Rover and my neighborhood dogs. I have a 4 month old chocolate lab, and 9 month old Siamese kitten. I am use to every breed, temperament imaginable. I grew up with large...See Profile
Hello my name is Kaity and I am very excited to meet all of your pups! I really enjoy walking and sitting dogs. I do this on top of my full time leasing job and it’s a great way to unwind after a long day at work. I have been walking and sitting dogs for about 2 years now and I love it. I am willing to commute up to a half an hour away. I really enjoy walking in Minneapolis because of all the great places there are to walk. You can expect nothing but the best when picking me as your dog walker. I currently have my own dog and will treat yours just as I treat my own. I look forward to walking all of your amazing dogs!See Profile
My name is Emily Sue Bengtson and I grew up training and competing in dog shows in obedience, agility, and showmanship with my two dogs Milly and Bandit. While I no longer complete in dog shows, I am now the proud owner of a petite golden doodle named Penny. I can travel anywhere in the Twin Cities area to do walks and I can guarantee that I will treat your pet as if it were my own.See Profile
Hello! My name is Megan and I promise you won’t find a bigger dog person than me! I have been around dogs my entire 26 years and currently own two rescue pups of my own. I am a teacher for Minnetonka and would love to add in some time with more dogs as my schedule allows! I live in Edina but am always up for exploring new neighborhoods and walking paths all over the twin cities! You can always expect your dog to be in wonderful care with me as your walker.See Profile
Hello, I’m Sol! I have a bit of experience with caring for animals. I used to volunteer at the Animal Humane Society shelter where I would walk dogs and play with cats. It was an awesome experience. I also have 3 dogs of my own and more than half my family owns a dog so I do quite a bit of pet sitting and walking. I always bring the essential items (like treats, toys, water, extra leashes, etc.) and more when I walk dogs to make sure they’re always comfortable and safe. And I always give my furry friends my full attention and love when I’m with them. No dog is too big or too small in my book.See Profile
How can I book a walk in Hopkins?
Download our app or create an account from our website. Once logged in, select "Book a Walk." Add in the dates you need on the next screen and select the duration and time you'd like us to arrive. Select or add the pet's you'd like us to walk on the next screen, and add in any important tasks you'd like for your walker to complete. It's as simple as that!
Can I meet a walker before booking with them?
Yes! All our meet and greets are complementary and free of charge. You can browse through profiles and read our walker bios by tapping on "See Local Caretakers" on the homescreen. When you find a walker who seems like a good match, you will request a Meet and Greet with them to set up a time for a meeting. You can also opt to have us match you with a professional walker. Walkers will start reaching out to you as early as the same day you request the Meet and Greet.
What are the prices for dog walks in Hopkins?
Our dog walkers set their own prices for 30 minute and 60 minute walks. Browse their profiles in the app or on our website to find the walker with the right experience and rates for you and your dog.
Can I have the same walker each time I book?
We believe the best experience for your dog is a consistent walker, and when you book with Barkly, you will book with the same walker. If that walker is unavailable, you’ll have the option to cancel the walk or request that we send a backup walker.
Do I get to see the route my walker takes on the walk?
You will be able to track each walk route in the app so you know precisely where your dog was walked. All visits are also followed up with detailed notes and pictures from the walker, so you know exactly how each visit went. Additionally, we offer 24/7 live customer support, so if you ever need anything, we are always here happy to help!
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