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Discover local San Jose 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.

San Jose’s Top 5 Walkers

San Jose dog walkers in your neighborhood.

Dog Walker in San Jose, CA

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

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Dog Walker in San Jose, CA

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

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Experienced & Trusted Walker

As an animal lover and pet parent, I go above and beyond for all animals in my care. I've been volunteering at the Humane Society of Silicon Valley (HSSV) for two years. Every week, I take a shelter dog on a Doggy Day Out. We go on fun adventures where they can exercise, play, and relieve their stress. The experience has trained me to become well-versed in handling reactive, nervous, shy, stressed, and/or overstimulated dogs. I've cared for kittens, puppies, senior, and special need animals. I'm competent in administering medication and have experience with deaf and blind pets. Your pet's safety and well-being is very important to me. I have a keen ability to interact with animals in a fun...See Profile

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Professional Pet Stter 8+Years Experience

I’m Aimee! I love all animals, but especially dogs.I’ve been pet sitting for 8+ years now in the San Jose area & cared for dogs, cats, & more. Experience with new borns to seniors, administrating medication, dog training/behaviors, & continually seeking new knowledge/skills. I to have a dog & his name is Tucker. He is a very happy 6 year old McNab Collie with tons of energy. We love to go hiking, running on the beach, dog parks, playing fetch, cuddles, & treats, but not just any treats. He especially loves his Tucker Snacks. I started Tucker Snacks a couple years ago & yes named it after him. Tucker loved my homemade, all natural, gluten free, & dog friendly treats so much I knew we shou...See Profile

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Dog Walker in San Jose, CA

Hi my name is Kacey and my two favorite things is the world is animals and baking. I currently work at a dog hotel so I have dealt with all dogs of all different sizes and different personalities so there isn’t a crazy or calm dog I have not handled before. I am good to handle dogs off all different breeds so no dogs should be a problem.See Profile

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San Jose Dog Walking

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!

Barkly Pets Dog Facts About San Jose


Bluetick Coonhound

The most popular breed in San Jose is the Bluetick Coonhound. This city has more dog walks with Bluetick Coonhounds than any other breed.


1.42 miles

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.


Downtown, Central San Jose

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.

How Dog Friendly is San Jose?

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100 out of 100 (A+)

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.

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#7 out of 100

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!

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Common Questions

  • 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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