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Barkly dog walkers are Tampa’s most dependable pet care professionals. We offer Barkly dog walkers various training courses, making them the most elite dog walkers in Tampa. Sign up to get a complimentary meet & greet with a Barkly dog walker today.


Tampa Dogs Choose Barkly Pets

Discover local Tampa 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.

Tampa’s Top 5 Walkers

Tampa dog walkers in your neighborhood.

Dog Whisperer

Huge dog loverCurrently own 2 pitbull mixes 1 puppy at 3 months and the other just hit 3 years oldMy first animal was a black lab and then 2 chihuahuas came after. I either had a hand in training or trained the pet myself. I have always spent time playing and walking and helping friends and family with their pets. No matter what size or personality, I love them all.See Profile

5.00 ( reviews)

Dog Walker in Tampa, FL

I am an animal behaviorist and have had dogs and cats of my own as well as fostered. I know how hard it is to find a reliable person to take care of your animals when you need them. I’m happy to offer that peace of mind.See Profile

5.00 ( reviews)

Dog Walker in Tampa, FL

Hello there! I’m your pets new best friend...when you can’t be there of course! I love being able to provide your pet with walks, cuddles, and play time to help keep you worry free while you’re away. I have been caring for and training animals of all sizes and breeds for many years. I’m new to the Tampa area and enjoy exploring many of its surrounding neighborhoods. I previously worked for Barkly in Baltimore, Maryland and look forward to meeting you and your four-legged family here in the sunshine state!See Profile

4.98 (95 reviews)

Dog Walker in Tampa, FL

I have always had pets growing up as a child and my love for them has grown into my adulthood even more. I have a passion for learning and understanding all different types of animals. My experience in Pet Care is from having my own pets.See Profile

5.00 ( reviews)

Dog Walker in Tampa, FL

I own 2 dogs myself. Max, a 3 year old red-nose pit who is a complete baby, was rescued from a shelter. Jax, a 3 month old red-nose pitbull/American bulldog mix, who was completely malnourished from his previous home and looks like hes about 3 weeks old. I mostly have experience with bigger animals although I have cared for a chihuahua as well. I am available at any time and for all needs such as walking, feeding, playing, etc. Whatever will make you and your pup happy.See Profile

5.00 ( reviews)

Tampa Dog Walking

As one of the biggest tourist towns in Florida, Tampa has a lot going for it. Barkly dog walkers in Tampa especially love to stroll through the historic quarters of downtown, explore New Tampa Nature Park, or check out the water at Ballast Point Park. With so many dog friendly beaches and dog parks, Tampa dogs have plenty of outdoor activities at their finger (paw) tips. Add a reliable Barkly dog walkers to the mix and your dog will be one happy pup. Download the Barkly Pets app to get started.

Barkly Pets Dog Facts About Tampa



The most popular breed in Tampa is the Boxer. This city has more dog walks with Boxers than any other breed.

How Dog Friendly is Tampa?

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35 out of 100

Tampa 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)

Tampa 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.



Tampa ranks #31 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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#17 out of 100

Tampa ranks #17 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 Tampa?

    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 Tampa?

    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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