Dog walking in Playa Del Rey

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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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Molly PPlaya Del Rey, Los Angeles

5.0

(3062)

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“Energetic & fun! Can’t wait to walk your pups!”

Hi there! My name is Molly. I have worked with dogs for over 20 years now, got my first dog at age 7, and I have 2 Pomeranians & a pitbulI. I have worked in animal shelters for years before, and most recently managed a dog boutique/grooming salon in West Hollywood. I have experience with taking dogs on long walks multiple times a day, feeding them, and taking them out for play time, etc. I’ve worked with injured pets, puppies, older dogs, administering medications, and some training as well!

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

Lyndie APlaya Del Rey, Los Angeles

4.9

(4973)

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“Love, Love, Love Dogs!”

Hi I'm Lyndie! Born and raised in Tampa, FL and currently residing in Downtown Long Beach, CA. I moved here with my little Chihuahua, Brownie! We enjoy long walks throughout the neighborhood and meeting new pups and people! I love dogs and am excited about meeting and caring for your pup!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Guy RPlaya Del Rey, Los Angeles

4.9

(4811)

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“Walking your best friend is an honor!”

Growing up with 4 family dogs and having to take care of them, I can assure you that I will provide quality service for you and your dog. I'm responsible, friendly and organized and always make an effort to make sure both the owner and dog are happy and satisfied at the end of every walk.

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Patrick CPlaya Del Rey, Los Angeles

4.9

(3491)

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Hi, my name is Patrick Collier and I am 27 years old and originally from Cleveland, Ohio. I am a graduate of Loyola Marymount University here in Los Angeles where I studied Film. For the past 12 years I have been a dog owner, and have two dogs back home in Cleveland named Reilly and Lloyd and a dog here in LA named Taco. I am an avid dog lover who has a great deal of personal experience training and walking a variety of different breeds and have been doing Wag for over three years now.

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James PPlaya Del Rey, Los Angeles

4.9

(3309)

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My name is James, I have worked in stables with animals for several years and always have owned one or more dogs. I love animals and really like spending time with them taking care of their needs.

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Casey OPlaya Del Rey, Los Angeles

4.9

(2618)

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“Everything I own is covered in dog hair.”

I've always been the one who everyone calls for anything dog related. I've volunteered at shelters, have worked for a pet behaviorist's radio show, grew up with dogs, and currently have two awesome low-rider pit mix rescue pups of my own. I know how much our dogs can affect every aspect of our lives, and I'd like to help alleviate your stress by making sure your buddies are well cared for while you're out. Let me know if your pups would like to go walking with me soon. I can't wait to meet them!

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

Justin CPlaya Del Rey, Los Angeles

4.9

(2267)

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Hey there! I've been a dog/animal lover since I was a kid and have been walking dogs since I was a teenager. I walked dogs in the summers growing up and I've been dog sitting for friends for the past 4 years whenever they leave town. My family has a dog as well (a Cavalier King Charles named Sawyer) who I'm very close with and have spent countless hours playing with and taking care of. I'm looking forward to meeting some new dogs!

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Can run with dogs, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Fast walker

Dennis RPlaya Del Rey, Los Angeles

4.9

(1932)

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Hello, my name is Dennis. I'm 28 years old and Ive been working for wag for about 3 years now. I am a experienced high demand walker that has done over 1,000 walks. I love dogs I have 3 myself and walk them every day. I live in a house with a fenced back yard and a gate at the front. I have 4 dogs houses for my dogs and other dogs. I love meeting new people and their pets. I will make sure I follow all your instruction for you pups and will keep them safe while providing a good experience.

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Roberto WPlaya Del Rey, Los Angeles

4.9

(1792)

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Hi, my name's Roberto! Just to clear up any confusion, I now live in LA (NOT Boston!) I've been passionate about caring for animals ever since I got my first dog, a beagle, as a kid. When I'm not spending time with my Boxer puppy, Billy, I love hiking, reading, and exploring downtown!

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Taylor RPlaya Del Rey, Los Angeles

4.9

(1993)

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I’ve been walking dogs for over 5 years now and love it. Dogs are the best. I am a Minnesota native, but have been residing in LA for almost 7 years now. Look forward to meeting your pup!

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Dog Walking in Playa Del Rey

Playa del Rey is a beachfront community in the greater Los Angeles area. Although small in size, it is full of all the SoCal favorites -- sun, sand, and surf. Located only 20 miles outside of Downtown Los Angeles, this town is close to world class restaurants, shopping, and entertainment.

Besides all the sun and fun, Playa del Rey also has some pet friendly restaurants. Book a dinner date with your four legged BFF and head out on the town. Playa Provisions is a unique cluster of stores and eateries. Small Batch serves ice cream, Grain sells spirits, and Dockside has fresh seafood on the menu. All offer outdoor tables, so once you get your food, you can sit right next to your pup.

For a little pick-me-up, stop by Tanners Coffee. Besides having a delicious assortment of coffees, teas, and other drinks, they also serve mouthwatering wraps and sandwiches. This dog friendly establishment is also only two blocks from the ocean. Del Rey Deli Co. has two outdoor tables that accommodate furry patrons. Munch on a Caprese Sandwich while your pooch enjoys the salty ocean air.

After you grab a bite to eat, head over to the Ballona Freshwater Marsh. Take your pup for a couple laps around the trail. He’s sure to have a tail waggin’ time!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Playa Del Rey

Westchester-West

48
Population Density
8,587 per sq. mi.

Westchester-West

48

If your pooch is in the mood for a nice afternoon stroll, head over to Westchester-West and wander down the Bluff Trail. Although it is on the shorter side, this delightful little trail gives your pup an excuse to be outside soaking in some sunshine. The path is paved and has two drinking fountains. The Ballona Freshwater Marsh is also nearby. A well maintained trail guides you through a marshland and along Ballona Creek. The peaceful atmosphere will give your pup a chance to reflect on his good life. This trail is about a mile, so if you have an active pooch, you may need to take a couple laps.

Loyola Village

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
7,609 per sq. mi.

Loyola Village

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Oberrieder Dog Park is located in the Loyola Village neighborhood of nearby Playa Vista. Just a quick two mile trip from Playa de Rey, this dog park is waiting for your four legged pal. She can check her leash at the gate and cruise around carefree. There is plenty of space for romping and wrestling, as well as a good old fashioned game of fetch. If your little pup doesn’t like to run with the big dogs, just head over to the small dog section. Drinking fountains and benches are provided. This park is also only 10 minutes from LAX, so if your pooch is just getting off a long flight, bring her by for some exercise. If your pup is a bit less social, try Fountain Park. This on-leash park has a beautiful water fountain in the middle of the park. 

El Segundo North

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
8,441 per sq. mi.

El Segundo North

24

When dogs living in Playa de Rey want to run free, they head four miles south to the El Segundo Dog Park. Located in El Segundo, this long, narrow park is perfect for a game of fetch. Your furry friend can meet and greet other pups as she checks out the area, or she can just sniff around on her own. Either way, she’ll have a doggone blast!  A separate area is provided for petite pooches. There are also shade trees and water fountains to keep the pups cool. Since it is an all dirt terrain, your pooch will get pretty dusty. So if you like keeping your car squeaky clean, be sure to bring a towel.

Blair Hills

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
6,413 per sq. mi.

Blair Hills

12

Culver City’s Boneyard Dog Park is the local canine hot spot. Only seven miles northeast of Playa del Rey, this off leash dog area is located in the Blair Hills neighborhood. Don’t let your pup miss out on the fun, take him over so he can mix and mingle with his peers. He can romp and wrestle with a new friend, or run free during a game of chase. There is a separate area for small dogs, so everyone can enjoy the park at their own pace. If you’re not out throwing the ball for Fido, relax on one of the benches. Shade, weather structures and water fountains are also available.

Baldwin Hills

0
Population Density
2,778 per sq. mi.

Baldwin Hills

0

The Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area is located in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Baldwin Hills. It is only eight miles northeast of Playa del Rey, and provides over 330 acres of recreational opportunity. Your furry friend can improve her stamina by taking on one of the challenging trails. She’ll get her heart rate going while enjoying the amazing views of the greater Los Angeles area. After your hike, stop by the lovely Japanese Garden to catch your breath and have a few minutes of peace before heading home. Drinking water is available, so remember to bring a bowl for your hiking buddy.