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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.
San Jose dog walkers in your neighborhood.
Hello! My name is Dominick and I am currently doing dog walks full time. I have been waking dogs and doing boardings for the past 2 years, and would love to take your pup for a walk! If you need to contact me my phone number is 650-787-9129. Thanks!See Profile
I am a reliable, fun loving dog walker who would love to be a walker for your dogs, to spend time with your dogs and to get to know your dogs, treating them like I treat my own dogs. Let me know how I can be of service to you! .See Profile
Hello there! My name is tiffany and I am a huge animal lover and advocate! I have over 5 years of experience walking pups of all sizes, ages, and breeds. Animals are my entire heart and I will love yours like my own! I amIn school for nursing and I plan on using my life to help those who don’t have a voice, the mentally and physically disabled, the elderly, and animals. I promise toGive your animals all the love, attention, care and protection! I not only love animals, I study and learn as much as I can about them and being a better dog walker, dog trainer, and animal advocate ! Thank you and I can’t wait to help you and love your animal like my own!See Profile
I’ve been a pet (dog, birds, and lizards) owner since 2010. I’ve had both a small do and a big dog. I had both a high energized dog and low energized dog. I worked at Pet Food Express last year and I gain knowledge on dogs and cats about their health, hygiene, healthy diet, exercise, and dealt with many different types of dogs. I’m all about teaching our furry friends new things so I will have different healthy treats on me, if your dog is on a certain diet please let me know so we don’t run into any complication. I don’t like to sit around so I’ll always be teaching the dog something new or practicing what it already knows how to do. Hopefully I’ll be a good enough match to watch after your...See Profile
Hello, my name is Kristin , and I love dogs ! I am currently a full time Veterinary Assistant by career, with 5 years experience. I have experience with all types and sizes of dogs . I am really good at handling dogs and reading their body language. I am certified on the Wag platform , and have been walking as an independent contractor with them for over 2 years now. I usually take “ on demand “ type of walks at 6 pm or later , as that is when I am off from my regular job . I am comfortable with with large and giant breeds , as well as multiple dogs / large active breeds . I recently had a regular private client but I had to pause it due to COVID19 circumstances.See Profile
In addition to being the home of Silicon Valley and the headquarters of major tech companies, San Jose is a sprawling metropolis nestled in the rolling foothills of the Santa Cruz and Diablo Mountain Ranges which offer plenty of prime locations for outdoor recreation with your dog. With an average of more than 300 days of sunshine, our professional Barkly dog walkers love to take advantage of the warm weather by visiting the many local parks--there are over a hundred in the San Jose region! Browse through our elite dog walker profiles in the San Jose area by downloading the Barkly pets app today!
The most popular breed in San Jose is the Pit Bull. This city has more dog walks with Pit Bulls than any other breed.
Barkly Pets dog walkers in San Jose walk an average distance of 1.42 miles. This distance is above average in comparison to the overall Barkly Pets average walk distance by 0.19 miles.
The most popular neighborhood in San Jose is the Downtown/Central San Jose area. This neighborhood has the most dog walks of any other neighborhood in San Jose.
San Jose 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.
San Jose ranks #9 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.
San Jose ranks #7 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!
How can I book a walk in San Jose?
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 San Jose?
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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