Dog walking in La Jolla

Book on demand and scheduled walks with local dog walkers

How it works

Flexible scheduling

Select the date and time that best suit your needs. Want a walk ASAP? We’ve got you covered.

Customized for your pup

Choose between a 20-minute, 30-minute, or 60-minute stroll for your dog.

Follow along

Track your walk with our live GPS tracker, then view your detailed report card after the walk.

What is Wag!?

Wag! is the nation's fastest-growing network of pre-screened and insured pet sitters and dog walkers. In less than 15 minutes you can book a nearby dog sitter, daycare provider, or dog walker, who'll take complete care of your loved one - at their place or yours.

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Darian CLa Jolla, San Diego

4.9

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Darian here! I have grown up living with and taking care of dogs. I live an active lifestyle and absolutely love animals. I'm looking forward to taking care of your pup!!

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Sandra SLa Jolla, San Diego

4.9

(1825)

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“Love what you do and never work a day!”

Sandra has been a full-time professional dog walker since 2017 as well as professional trainer since 2018 and received CPDT-KA certification from CCPDT in October 2019, currently specializing in basic obedience, puppy training, and trick training. She also does pack walks of 6-8 dogs at a time. Sandra has a passion for helping dogs and their humans live happy healthy lives. She has two dogs of her own whom she loves to spend her free time with; training, walking, and going to the beach.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Drew LLa Jolla, San Diego

4.9

(1777)

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Hello, I am 27 and have lived in San Diego, after my graduation from UCSD in 2012. Currently live in PB with my fiancé Kim and our one-year-old terrier Tito. I have taken many dog training courses over my lifetime and love to keep learning. I have always had a dog or two that I take care of and couldn’t imagine life without them! I will treat your pup with the utmost care and safety just as it was my own. I look forward to walking your pup!

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Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Kyle MLa Jolla, San Diego

4.9

(1741)

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I just moved to San Diego from Connecticut, and was looking for for a good way to meet new dogs and explore the area. I’ve had 8 dogs throughout my life, from Rottweiler to Golden Retriever to Shih Tzu, and I used to volunteer at an animal shelter in Connecticut. I’ve been walking dogs for as long as I have been walking myself, and they are by far my favorite creatures!

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Can run with dogs, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Stanislav KLa Jolla, San Diego

4.9

(1657)

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Hi, my name is Stas. I love dogs so much. In my family there were always dogs with whom I spent a lot of time. I also had a successful experience with the Rover service, but because of the move to San Diego, I decided to try a new WAG service. I think I will quickly find the approach to your pet, and I will also do my best to make your dog happy.

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Jhaime RLa Jolla, San Diego

4.9

(1385)

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Hello my name is Jhaime Marie. I am bilingual, I love to go for walks and runs so what better way than to take a furry companion with me. i have been around animals all my life. I have 3 miniature pinscher, a doberman pinscher, and a long hair Chihuahua.

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AJ JLa Jolla, San Diego

4.9

(1368)

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“Easily distracted by dogs!”

Hi, I'm AJ! I grew up with dogs in my home along with lots of other animals. I worked with military dogs while deployed overseas. I'm currently in veterinary tech school and walk dogs because I love them so much. I also volunteer at a dog shelter and Foster dogs.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Shelly BLa Jolla, San Diego

4.9

(1262)

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“Reliable & Experienced with all types of dogs”

I have over 30 years experience working with and owning dogs. I love dogs and love caring for their needs. I have over 3 years experience walking dogs as well as training basic dog obedience. I will take the time to get to know your fur babies needs and adhere to any care instructions they need. I've worked with hundreds of dogs as well as other pets and large animals. I will take care of your furry one as if it is my own. I own two dogs a 6 year old Aussie and a 5.5 year old Dach/MinPin mix.

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Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Sarah CLa Jolla, San Diego

4.9

(1221)

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Hi! My name is Sarah. I’m an artist from San Diego with a huge passion for animals! I’ve been around and cared for dogs most of my life, from house sitting neighbors pets to walking and feeding dogs at animal shelters. I now have a 2 year old corgi who loves his walks around town! I have experience with most breeds and I’m sure to give your dog the attention he/she deserves!

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Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Seth LLa Jolla, San Diego

4.9

(1164)

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Hello, I’m Seth. I’ve been raised with dogs since I was a kid. I would always stop and say hi to the dogs in all neighborhoods. I’ve always loved to play and take my dogs for walks. I’m excited to get to meet your companion and make a new dog friend !!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Dog Walking in La Jolla

La Jolla is a gorgeous area between the Pacific Ocean and San Diego. If you’re looking for a high quality vacation, or a lifestyle that revolves around the finer things in life, La Jolla is the place to be. That’s incredibly clear when it comes to vet care in the area. There are eight veterinarians and animal hospitals just within La Jolla’s limits. Residents want what’s best for their four-legged friends, and the city reflects that. Start your day with a trip to Richard Walker’s Pancake House, where breakfast treats are served on a heated patio perfect for dogs!

After breakfast, head out to Torrey Pines State Reserve for hiking opportunities that can last a day or an hour. There are six trails of varying lengths and difficulties, so you can find what’s right for you.

When you’re ready to rest up for another day, La Jolla has a variety of pet-friendly hotels to choose from. You can choose from chains like Holiday Inn Express and Residence Inn by Mariot, or smaller, more unique hotel experiences like Lodge at Torrey Pines and Estancia La Jolla. No matter what’s right for you, you’ll find it for you and your pup in La Jolla.


Best Dog Neighborhoods in La Jolla

La Jolla Village

48
Population Density
3,003 per sq. mi.

La Jolla Village

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Not to be confused with the Village of La Jolla, these neighborhoods are miles from one another and totally different. Like Village of La Jolla, however, La Jolla Village has lots to offer! Villa La Jolla Park is an open space perfect for walking your dog or exercising yourself. There’s a small playground and plenty of open space that’s just great for doing laps around. You can also enjoy the nearby Cliffridge Park, which features walking trails and gentle, landscaped hills. No matter which park you choose, you’re likely to find yourself amid crowds of La Jolla residents in this residential neighborhood.


Village of La Jolla

36
Population Density
3,003 per sq. mi.

Village of La Jolla

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Start your day in the Village of La Jolla neighborhood with breakfast at Harry’s Coffee Shop. They offer outdoor seating, and complimentary treats and water for man’s best friend. After that, head over to Cuvier Park for a walk on the beach, as long as your pup stays on leash! Then go north to Ellen Browning Scripps Park for a more family oriented park experience, complete with benches, picnic areas, and BBQ spots! This is another leashed park, but the atmosphere is more people-oriented. It’s great for social dogs who love to people watch, or when you’re trying to find a park to please the whole family.

La Jolla Shores

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Population Density
3,003 per sq. mi.

La Jolla Shores

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You can’t get away from the ocean in La Jolla, and it’s one of the best parts of the city! La Jolla Shores is a neighborhood littered with beach front property and protected beach land. La Jolla Shores Park in La Jolla Shores is your best bet for great beach views in a dog-friendly environment. Here, you can enjoy fantastic views of the sand and waves from a slightly elevated position. There are walking paths and grassy open spaces. Walk a couple laps to burn off some energy, or just amble and take in a gorgeous sunset. There’s so much to see and sniff in La Jolla Shores that your dog will love it!


Country Club

12
Population Density
3,003 per sq. mi.

Country Club

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If you’re looking for the best views in La Jolla, you’ll have a lot of contenders for the prize. Most Country Club neighborhood residents favor their very own La Jolla Natural Park for the best views in the city. Leash up and climb into this protected, natural area and see how it rates for you. This park is 42-acres of untouched natural beauty. Just make sure that your dog stays on leash inside the park, so it stays untouched! Also be sure to pack everything you need for a hike. Though the park is mostly a choose your own difficulty climb, with plenty of places to stop whenever you’d like to rest, it will be a lot tougher without water!


Lower Hermosa

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Population Density
3,003 per sq. mi.

Lower Hermosa

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In a bustling city like La Jolla, it can be tough to get away from crowds. If you’re looking for a quiet place to walk your dog, enjoy ocean views, and hope to run into less foot traffic, you’re looking for La Jolla Hermosa Park. This beautiful park overlooks steep cliffs to the ocean, making for breathtaking sunsets. It’s also small and tucked down into the Lower Hermosa neighborhood, taking it off the beaten path for many La Jolla residents. This leads to quieter walks for you and your dog. Bring your own bowl since the park’s fountains are all designed for people!