Dog walking in Solana Beach

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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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Tina PSolana Beach, CA

5.0

(1516)

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Hi, I am Tina! I have worked with animals, mostly rescues, since 2010. I currently have two dogs of my own, one of which is special needs. I love dogs, they have such wonderful personalities, each one unique. I am always honored to met a new dog, and even more so to take them on an enjoyable outing.

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Darian CSolana Beach, CA

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 SSolana Beach, CA

4.9

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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, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Drew LSolana Beach, CA

4.9

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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, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Kyle MSolana Beach, CA

4.9

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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, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Jared HSolana Beach, CA

4.9

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“Dogs are better than people.”

My name is Jared and I love dogs! I grew up around them and currently have an 11 year old pitbull/German Shepherd mix named Buster who is the center of my world. I live in OB and have been walking dogs full-time for 3 years. I am very experienced and reliable. Looking forward to meeting all your good boys and girls!

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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, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Socialization training, Potty training

Stanislav KSolana Beach, CA

4.9

(1660)

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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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Shelly BSolana Beach, CA

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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, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Sarah CSolana Beach, CA

4.9

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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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Janet TSolana Beach, CA

4.9

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“The Dog Gone Best”

I have two pointers who have never missed their twice daily outings in over 12 years. I fully understand the mind/body connection for a contented canine. I have over 1200 hours of hands-on experience working with shelter dogs. I am skilled at basic and intermediate obedience training and well-versed in dog body language, leash reactivity, and working with under-socialized dogs. I look forward to meeting your dog and I promise your dog will thank you!

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Dog Walking in Solana Beach

Solana Beach is a moderately populated city located in San Diego County. This pawpular resort city proudly boasts that it's "Southern California's best-kept secret", and, considering the amount of dog-friendly amenities here, we're inclined to agree! You'll find three vets in town to take care of your furry friend while you're here.

Vacationing in Solana Beach with your best buddy and need a place to stay? Check out Beach Club Condominium or Blue Water Retreat, both of which are pet-friendly and ready to pamper you and your pal! Solana AirBnB rentals are another option if you're looking for something budget-friendly.

Looking for a place to lunch with your lucky hound? You'll have lots of options here! Solana Beach's dog-friendly eateries include Beach Grass Café, Claire's on Cedros, Hideaway Café, Pizza Port, Wild Note Café, Lockwood Table Café and many more.

While you’re here, you can go on a hike with your pup. The San Elijo Lagoon is around 3 miles long, and is a great place to enjoy a quick walk after chowing down with your hound. Dogs have to be on-leash on this hike. Make sure to bring water, snacks and waste bags for cleaning up.

Solana Beach is the perfect place to enjoy a classic California getaway!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Solana Beach

Mission Bay

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
570 per sq. mi.

Mission Bay

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While visiting Solana Beach with your pup, check out the Fiesta Island Off-Leash Dog Park. This park is located around 20 miles away from Solana Beach, and is situated in Mission Bay. Most of the island allows dogs to play and run off-leash; however, there are certain areas where a leash is a must. There is a lot of space where your pup can tire himself out and splash in the shallow beach water. This huge park is fenced in, and has more than enough room for timid or shy pups to play on their own. Don't forget to bring your own water and poop bags!

Ocean Beach

36
Population Density
9,651 per sq. mi.

Ocean Beach

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The Original Dog Beach is another place that you can take your pup to in the vicinity of Solana Beach. The beach is located in Ocean Beach, around 20 miles away from Solana Beach. The beach is one of the most pawpular in the area and it allows dogs to have fun off-leash at all times of the day! Just two blocks away from the beach is a dog wash station where you can rinse the sand and seaweed out of your pup's fur before heading home. Disposable waste bags are provided and there are plenty of trash stations, so there's no excuse for not cleaning up after your pup. Don’t forget to bring your own water!

Oceanside Pier

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,578 per sq. mi.

Oceanside Pier

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Around 16 miles north of Solana Beach is another pawesome place to check out: Buccaneer Beach Park. This on-leash park located across from the beach can be found in Oceanside. Unfortunately, dogs are not allowed on the beach. Other than that, this dog-friendly community park provides waste baggies and trash cans to make cleanup more convenient. Benches are also available to rest after you tucker yourselves out with a nice walk. Dogs are not allowed on any of the beaches in Oceanside, so be aware of that before you go. Make sure you bring water with you.

Del Mar

12
Population Density
2,341 per sq. mi.

Del Mar

12

Just 2 miles away from Solana Beach is a very beautiful beach that allows dogs off-leash 9 months of the year, during the off-season. The beach is very clean and provides easy access to parking. You'll need to bring your own waste baggies; cleaning up after your pooch is a must here! Bring your own water, too, since there isn’t any here. There are no bathrooms either, just some port-a-potties. The water is pretty gentle, and the beach is very clean and safe for your pup, making it the perfect place for playing some fetch in the water!

Balboa Park

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Balboa Park

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If you want to visit a park rather than a beach, one of the best ones in the vicinity is Nate's Point Off-Leash Dog Park. This park is around 22 miles away from Solana Beach, and is located in San Diego’s Balboa Park neighborhood. This off-leash park is completely fenced in and open 24/7, so you can get in your exercise anytime! The park has more than enough space to romp and play. There are some trees here that provide shade, as well as benches for the human visitors. Water and waste bags are usually provided in the park, but it's always a good idea to bring your own just in case.