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60 dog walkers are listed in Santa Cruz, CA

The average rate is $18/hr as of February 2024

The average experience for nearby dog walkers is 3 years

Dog walkers in Santa Cruz, CA

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Mary S.


Santa Cruz, CA

$18-23/hr5 yrs exp

Pet Sitting, Dog Walking

5.0

(1)

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I grew up on a farm so I have always been around animals and love them. I provide dog and cat sitting in your home. Overnight care available making sure they are in safe, well fed and are set up for the night.
Mary can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Henry C.


Santa Cruz, CA

$18-28/hr7 yrs exp

Pets? I Can Walk 'um!

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Hi there, I can take care of your pups. I enjoy exercise, and I'm sure your dogs will love to go on a long walk or run. I love dogs of all sizes, and I studied Pavlov in college, so I should be good to go! Cats are also super fun. I can provide some fun enrichment activities for them as well. Thanks, Henry
Henry can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting, Dog training, Administration of medicine, Grooming, Pet transportation
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Laura E.


Santa Cruz, CA

$15-35/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time Pet Sitter And Dog Walker Available

5.0

(4)

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I grew up with a yellow lab, Brandy, and a cat, Felix, who I loved dearly. I am godmother to my roommate's kitten, Frida, who has me wrapped around her cute little paw! I am a lifelong animal lover and enjoy caring for pets like they are my own family. I have 10+ years experience in house sitting, pet sitting and plant care. I...
Laura can also help with: Pet transportation, Pet sitting, Pet walking, Dog training, Administration of medicine

Recent reviews:

5.0
Laura took care of my two dogs and my cat while I went on vacation last summer. She was excellent and I never felt worried about their well being. Laura is obviously a kind-hearted person so I know she treated...

Reviewed by Mary R.

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Leeanne O.


Santa Cruz, CA

$24-29/hr4 yrs exp

Dog Walker/ House Sitter

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I have been taking care of animals since I was in high school which has included house sitting and dog walking. I love animals and am looking to being able to become a regular pet sitter:)
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Jodie H.


Santa Cruz, CA

$20-25/hr1 yrs exp

Small Dogs And Cats

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I love small dogs, ones that are slightly older and I love cats. I have cat sat a few times and I love it. I am willing to take your dog on walks and I am also willing to care for them and your cats too.
Jodie can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Tiana H.


Santa Cruz, CA

$25-50/hr1 yrs exp

Dog Walker Available For Summer!

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I am a teacher and dog lover. Now that it is summer, I have a lot of free hours - and what better way to spend some free time than walking doggos for people with busy schedules! Before getting my own dog, I used to pet sit and volunteer at the Santa Cruz animal shelter, walking shelter dogs. When I got a puppy of my own I...
Tiana can also help with: Pet walking, Pet transportation
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Brittney M.


Santa Cruz, CA

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

Energetic Responsible Pet Sitter/ Dog Walker

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In the 10 years I have been an in home nanny, I have cared for family's pets on a regular basis. I am experienced with care for dogs, cats, fish, birds and reptiles. I am in very good shape and I love to run/walk/hike with dogs of all sizes. I also worked at a dog kennel/boarding school in Saratoga. I am comfortable with...
Brittney can also help with: Pet transportation, Pet sitting, Administration of medicine, Pet walking, Dog training
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Kaye B.


Santa Cruz, CA

$25/hr10 yrs exp

I Love Your Pet Like It's Mine.

5.0

(7)

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I would love to help with your pet needs. I prefer to discuss what you need and negotiate a price. I charge $25 per 1 hour visit which includes walking if needed, no maximum of pets. I can do house sitting with your pets too! Overnight stays are $65 minimum depending on care needed.
Kaye can also help with: Pet transportation, Pet sitting, Pet walking

Recent reviews:

5.0
Kaye loves and cares about all animals. She adores children and is so good with them. She has had numerous pets and considers them part of her family.

Reviewed by Debbie L.

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Madison S.


Santa Cruz, CA

$16-21/hr3 yrs exp

Pet Sitter

5.0

(1)

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Hi, My name is Madison S. I absolutely love animals and I feel comfortable house and pet sitting. I am a verified member and have experience pet sitting for families in the East Bay area. Growing up I lived with many different animals. As pets, I lived with dogs, cats, lizards, snakes, Guinea pigs, rats, mice, and fish. I...
Madison can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting
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Gemma L.


Santa Cruz, CA

$5-15/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time Pet or House Caregiver Available

5.0

(1)

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Hi! My name is Gemma but you may call me Gem. Either way works just fine. I have years of experience with all breeds of animals ranging from dogs and cats to horses and goats, and even more. I work well with all behaviors of animals from fearful to friendly. I have trained dogs, horses, and even kids! I grew up on farms, and as...
Gemma can also help with: Administration of medicine, Grooming, Pet sitting, Pet transportation, Boarding, Daily feeding

Recent review:

5.0
Gemma is awesome and I highly recommend her! We are new to the area and our 2 cats and 3 large dogs (two 90 pound Labs and a very loving but rambunctious Pit Bull). Our dogs have never been in a kennel and we...

Reviewed by Janet L.

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Samantha B.


Santa Cruz, CA

$16-21/hr1 yrs exp

Experienced Animal Lover And Caregiver

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I can help with Pet Walking. I have experience working at a Doggy Daycare. So I have given medication, food, and care to a variety of dog breeds. I also have my own Great Dane and 3 cats.
Samantha can also help with: Pet walking
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Lupe I.


Santa Cruz, CA

$20-25/hr1 yrs exp

Part Time

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I provide dog sitting in your own home. I have experience dog walking and caring for dogs of all sizes.
Lupe can also help with: Pet sitting
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Sophia G.


Santa Cruz, CA

$20-50/hr2 yrs exp

Dependable Sitter

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I have experience helping with Gurries Furries, walking dogs, and overnight pet sitting. I love fur babies, especially the those with bigs paws! Looking for extra work. Thanks!
Sophia can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting, Pet transportation
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Cheyenne D.


Santa Cruz, CA

$20-30/hr5 yrs exp

Just A Gal Who Loves Animals!

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I've provided pet-care solely in my personal life for friends and family for the last decade. I bring a lot of energy to the table, and will match your pet's high energy needs- running around the backyard, going for long walks and hikes, and playing endless fetch. I feel very comfortable around all sizes of pets, and truly enjoy...
Cheyenne can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting, Pet transportation
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Erica B.


Santa Cruz, CA

$15-22/hr2 yrs exp

Animal Lover And Cat Mom

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Hi, my name is Erica! For all of my life I've been a huge animal lover. I had dogs growing up and adopted a sweet orange tabby cat 10 years ago. I've done dog and cat sitting for friends over the years, and would love to spend time caring for your fur babies! I'm available to dog walk, feedings, play time, and will clean up...
Erica can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting
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Courtney A.


Santa Cruz, CA

$30-35/hr2 yrs exp

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I have experience with caring for dogs and cats for both daily visits as well as overnight stays. I love going on long walks and hikes.
Courtney can also help with: Pet transportation, Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Oona B.


Santa Cruz, CA

$12-17/hr

I Love Animals

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I love animals and I would love to care for yours. The prospect of caring for and working with animal/s is really a dream of mine." Whether it be dog walking or caring for an elderly cat, helping to calm a wily kitten or aiding a dog with anxiety issues, I will treat your animal/s with much respect and love.
Oona can also help with: Grooming, Pet walking, Pet sitting
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Julianne B.


Santa Cruz, CA

$20-25/hr2 yrs exp

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As a personal assistant, I also have experience caring for the needs of my client's cats and dogs. I'm more than happy to take your dog on multiple walks per day or as prescribed. I can tend to their basic needs: brushing and combing, changing litter. If your dog is amenable, brushing teeth is not a problem. I like following a...
Julianne can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Natalya Q.


Santa Cruz, CA

$16-23/hr2 yrs exp

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Hi! I'm Natalya. I'm originally from Taos, New Mexico, and I'm currently in my third year at UCSC. I've always had pets growing up (especially dogs), and I currently have an orange tabby with me in Santa Cruz. I've previously helped my neighbors feed and play with their animals, as well as do occasional check-ins. I'd be happy...
Natalya can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Silvia P.


Santa Cruz, CA

$15-30/hr5 yrs exp

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Ciao! Im looking for new fur-friends to take care of. I love to create good connections with the animals I work with. I'm very careful, patient and professional. I'll treat them as they were mine, giving them love and attention. I adapt to the animal's needs and I would like to talk with the owner/s before. I have been working...
Silvia can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting, Administration of medicine, Pet transportation, Daily feeding
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Natalie H.


Santa Cruz, CA

$15-18/hr8 yrs exp

Caring And Kind Pet Sitter

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I have over 10 years of dog and cat sitting experience. I love animals, especially dogs and cats, of all sizes and ages. I can assist with light grooming, walking, playing, and feeding.
Natalie can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting
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Emily C.


Santa Cruz, CA

$16-21/hr3 yrs exp

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Hello, my name is Emily. I have my job in San Jose i'm looking for an extra income. I love animals! My family & I have a 2-year-old dog. need a walker, let me know. I'd love to walk or sit for them whatever you need .
Emily can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Jade S.


Santa Cruz, CA

$16-25/hr2 yrs exp

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I provide dog or cat sitting. I'm experienced working with animals and have a flexible schedule. Happy to assist with walks, training, feeding, and play time for pets of any age. Will also assist with any house work requested.
Jade can also help with: Dog training, Administration of medicine, Pet walking, Pet sitting, Pet transportation
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Hannah P.


Santa Cruz, CA

$20-25/hr

Pet Care Provider

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To be honest, I have never owned a dog or a cat personally. However, since I can remember my family has always had a dog or a cat. I would help feed, clean up after the animals, walk, take them to vet visits, etc and take care of the animals.
Hannah can also help with: Pet sitting

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I have a 2-year-old mini poodle whom I love dearly. I have learned so much caring for him and training him. I am open to walking or sitting your dog without having mine tag along.
Laila can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet transportation, Pet walking
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Emma D.


Santa Cruz, CA

$16-30/hr5 yrs exp

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I am happy to watch pets while you're away or just spend time with them here and there. I've had both dogs and cats my whole life and adore animals. I go on at least one long walk a day myself and am always looking for a walk companion!
Emma can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet transportation, Pet walking, Dog training
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Audrey W.


Santa Cruz, CA

$16-30/hr3 yrs exp

Fun Loving Flexible Sitter!

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I have 3 years of experience with pets of all breeds! From volunteering at the animal shelter to individual pet sitting, I love animals and would love to help out! I am an experienced hiker and can provide several daily walks, playtime, and amazing cuddles. I'm passionate about communication as I know being away from your pet...
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Jasmine L.


Santa Cruz, CA

$16-28/hr1 yrs exp

Animal Enthusiasts And Experienced Care Taker

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Hello! My name is Jasmine, and I am a sophomore at UCSC! I have dog sit many times, and I help my neighbors walk their dogs quite a bit. The longest amount of time I have helped watch a puppy for was 5 weeks. I am open to old, young, big, little - whatever type of four legged friend you have I would love to help out however I...
Jasmine can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting

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I have always had dogs since I was a young kid. I now take care of three dogs with my parents. I have also had cats, up to 3 at a time. I know how to walk, train, feed, and care for pets.
Emma can also help with: Pet transportation, Daily feeding, Pet sitting, Dog training, Pet walking
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Angelina N.


Santa Cruz, CA

$20-30/hr

Long Time Animal Lover

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I have had dogs and cats in my life since I was a young girl. I have a dog of my own at home and have pet sat for many friends over the years. I love animals and have always had an easy connection with them and don't mind walking, playing, or picking up after them.
Angelina can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking

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Recent dog walker reviews from local pet parents in Santa Cruz, CA

Laura E.

5.0

Laura took care of my two dogs and my cat while I went on vacation last summer. She was excellent and I never felt worried about their well being. Laura is obviously a kind-hearted person so I know she treated my fur babies with lots of love and cuddle while I was away. She sent me updates and...

- Mary R.

Kaye B.

5.0

Kaye loves and cares about all animals. She adores children and is so good with them. She has had numerous pets and considers them part of her family.

- Debbie L.

Gemma L.

5.0

Gemma is awesome and I highly recommend her! We are new to the area and our 2 cats and 3 large dogs (two 90 pound Labs and a very loving but rambunctious Pit Bull). Our dogs have never been in a kennel and we didn't want to start now because they are just happier when they get to stay home while...

- Janet L.

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Dog Walkers in Santa Cruz, CA are rated 5.0 out of 5 stars based on 17 reviews of the 60 listed dog walkers.