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Barkly is specially designed for professional dog walkers—people who share our values of deeply committed service, and who go ‘above and beyond’ for their customers with regularity.


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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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San Diego dog walkers in your neighborhood.

Dog Walker in San Diego, CA

Growing up in the rural Midwest, I spent just as much time around animals as I did humans as a kid. My best friends were my 3 golden retrievers. I migrated to SD to escape the snowy winters, but my love for dogs has only grown stronger. If you live in PB you’ve probably seen me at one of the coffee shops, walking the boardwalk, or at the Law St park loving on any dog I can get my hands on.

5.00 (0 reviews)

Dog Walker in San Diego, CA

Hello pet parents! I am Theresa. I have been a pet sitter/walker since 2009. I have experience with multiple breeds, dogs with high anxiety, and administering medication. I give as much love as possible and treat each furry friend as if they are my own. I look forward to meeting you and your pet! See Profile

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Dog Walker in San Diego, CA

Dogs are my life! As a dog walker, I always look forward to meeting new pets and forming a special bond during our time together. I am based in Rancho Bernardo and therefore focus my services in Poway, RB, and 4S Ranch. See Profile

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Dog Walker in San Diego, CA

As a gig economy enthusiast, I have embraced the On-Demand lifestyle of picking up everything at a moments notice in order to be at the next gig on a full time basis. While I grew up owning Golden’s, shih tzus, labs, and bullies, I have a love for all types of dogs. Additionally, I do enjoy a casual stroll through a park just as much a solid run with a dog looking to expend some energy. I’m happy to pace your pet at any interval in between, as is required by you and your pet. Personally, I like to keep active; soccer is my favorite sport and I love to watch and play football too. My hobbies include cooking, cocktails and entertaining, and I’d love to offer my full array of services to you an... See Profile

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Dog Walker in San Diego, CA

Hello! My name is Samuel Statezny and I’m passionate about pets! I’ve had pet care experience for the better part of 16 years, both with my own dog and others’ pets. My main jobs have included watching pets, house sitting, and dog walking. I love getting to know the pets I watch and learn their schedule so I can do the best job I can taking care of them! I’m also willing to learn routes around new neighborhoods to give them fantastic walks! See Profile

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Barkly Pets Dog Facts About San Diego


German Shepherd Dog

The most popular breed in San Diego is the German Shepherd Dog. This city has more dog walks with German Shepherd Dogs than any other breed.


Mira Mesa, Torrey Highlands

The most popular neighborhood in San Diego is the Mira Mesa/Torrey Highlands area. This neighborhood has the most dog walks of any other neighborhood in San Diego.

How Dog Friendly is San Diego?

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100 out of 100 (A+)

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

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92 out of 100 (A-)

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



San Diego ranks #10 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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#43 out of 100

San Diego ranks #43 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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