Dog walking in Summerland

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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Maia VSummerland, CA

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Hi! My name is Maia. My family had dogs when I was growing up, and I've been walking dogs and dog sitting for neighbors and friends for over 10 years. I've walked everything from a 3 lb Chihuahua to a 100 lb wolfhound mix. I grew up in San Luis Obispo, CA, but now live in Santa Barbara. Each day when I get home from my job as a food scientist, I go for a long walk. I'd love to enjoy the sun and fresh air with your furry friend by my side!

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Erin MSummerland, CA

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“Experienced dog walker with 100+ walks!”

Hi there! I'm Erin and I'm so excited to take the best care of your best friend. My experience with dogs comes from sitting for my friends and neighbors - whenever they need someone to watch their golden retrievers while they're on vacation, I'm their first call for walking or dog sitting! I also am a dog mom myself to a rambunctious corgi puppy, so I'm well versed in training and commands as I work on that with him. Looking forward to going on walks with your pup!

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Can run with dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Jeffrey BSummerland, CA

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“The dogs come first!”

Hello my name is Jeff, I am a long-time dog lover and advocate.. I am a certified canine massage therapist through the Ojai School of canine massage therapy. I am also certified in CPR and advanced first aid for dogs. I have I have been caring for dogs independently for several years, and have now decided to join the Wag teamI have only had positive reviews (available upon request). I am looking forward to having the pleasure of caring for your beloved pet!!

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Can run with dogs, 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

Sharon CSummerland, CA

4.9

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“STOP, TLC and more for FREE!”

Hi I am Sharon, I am here to help you with your furry friend. I became a Wag walker/sitter July 2018 & many years of volunteer work with dogs & cats. I was a RN for 30 years & since I retired I am able to do the next thing I love, care for & help animals. Being a nurse has come in handy too due to my observation skills & ability to recognize unusual behaviors. I let pet parents know anything I see & take pictures for you. Can't wait to walk your furbaby and help with anything else you need done.

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Sophie ASummerland, CA

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“I take care of every dog as if they’re my own!”

My name is Sophie. I have always grown up around dogs, when I was younger we had a Golden Retriever named Dreyfus. In high school I got an Old English Bulldog named Roxie along with a Yorkie named Jager. I have dog sat for my friends numerous times over the years including watching my Aunt's Great Dane Zeus and my Grandma's Cocker Spaniels Tapper and Kareeb. I currently work at a dog boarding facility as well managing yards with many dogs at a time

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Aaron ASummerland, CA

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Hi! I'm Aaron. I'm a college student, originally from Moraga, California. Having frequently pet sat for friends and neighbors, as well as owning my own Cavalier King Charles Spaniel named Lily, I am truly an experienced care giver and lover of dogs. I look forward to the chance of getting to know your amazing canine friend!

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Gillian KSummerland, CA

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“Caring and cautious pet buddy!”

Hi, my name is Gillian! I am originally from San Diego and am currently studying at UCSB! At home in San Diego, I have two long haired dachshunds, Daphne and Belle. I grew up watching them when my mom went out of town and also dog sitting for neighbors and family friends. I love dogs with all my heart but am not currently allowed to have any in my apartment, so I feel that Wag is the perfect way to show love to some awesome pooches!

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Katelyn NSummerland, CA

4.9

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“Dog hair is my glitter!”

My name is Katelyn. I have been walking dogs since I was 12 years old, so I have had a lot of experience with a range of different breeds and walking requirements. I am also a slow-pace runner so if you give me enough time in advance I can plan on going on a run with your dog if they are up for it! I can’t wait to meet your pup!

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Alisa BSummerland, CA

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“Dogs are my best friends!”

I absolutely love dogs and have always taken the initiative to walk, play, and train dogs. I have experience training, playing with, and walking all types of dogs at different training levels. Nothing brings me more joy than getting to know and take care of these loveable furry friends! I know how important it is for dogs to exercise and I love being the one to take them out for a nice, long, fun walk.

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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

Christopher FSummerland, CA

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I'm a dog lover and a previous dog owner, and I'm willing to take care of any dog. I'm just out of college for now and in Santa Barbara for the time being, and since I don't have a dog right now whenever I meet a new dog I'm always ecstatic.

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Dog Walking in Summerland

Summerland is a furiendly community that sits proudly in Santa Barbara County, California. This pawsome place is located on a set of costal bluffs, and there are dog friendly outdoor recreational activities and eateries you can enjoy here! To keep your furry friend in good health, there is one veterinary clinic in Summerland, and additional animal hospitals in nearby Montecito and Santa Barbara.

For some fun in the sun with your furry friend when you are in Summerland, head to Lookout Park! Here there is lots of grass for your pup to roll and roam, as well as plenty of open space to play with your doggo’s favorite toys. Other great amenities at Lookout Park include a playground for the kids, and benches where you can sit and relax with views of the beach.

When you are in town, you have got to make time to visit Summerland Beach! This is a beautiful spot where you can enjoy walking along the sand with your furry friend. Your pooch is sure to love the fresh sea air and the sand between his paws! Play fetch and enjoy the sunny weather and relaxing surroundings, as well as socialize, as this can be a popular dog spot in Summerland.

If you are looking for a puptastic day out with your pooch, head to Summerland! 

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Summerland

Summerland

48
Population Density
1,255 per sq. mi.

Summerland

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There are some pawsome dog friendly eateries you and your pup can enjoy in Summerland! At the puptastic Summerland Beach Café, you can chill out and enjoy some delicious food, from burgers, sandwiches and salads, to lots of tasty breakfast dishes. You are welcome to sit out on the patio to enjoy your meal and bring your furry friend to sit with you. Another furrific place to try is Stacky’s Seaside. Here you can tuck into some delicious burgers, wraps, burritos and salads with your beloved companion by your side at one of the outdoor tables.

Ortega Ridge

36
Population Density
2,138 per sq. mi.

Ortega Ridge

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For an adventure with your canine, jump in the car and head north to the puptown of Santa Barbara! Here you will find the pawsome Toro Canyon Park where you and your pooch can retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city. This county park is furrific for exercise with over 74 acres of land you can explore and hike with your pup. The sniff-tastic trails are a couple of miles long to stretch your doggo’s legs, with BBQ grills and picnic tables for enjoying a treat. There is also a playground for the kids, as well as horseshoes and restrooms. You can make a day of it at Toro Canyon Park! 

Montecito

24
Population Density
1,691 per sq. mi.

Montecito

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The puptown of Montecito is not far from Summerland, and offers lots of pawsome activities for you and your furry friend to enjoy! For some exercise and playtime, head on over to Manning Park. This is a beautiful park with furrific amenities like tennis courts, ball fields, horseshoes and BBQ grills for a treat. For a bite to eat, head to the Pierre Lafond Wine Bistro. This is a pawsome place for steak, pasta and pizza and your pooch is welcome to join you at one of the outdoor tables.

Butterfly Beach

12
Population Density
2,748 per sq. mi.

Butterfly Beach

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Since there are no dog friendly places to stay in Summerland, head west for 4.5 miles to Santa Barbara for a pawsome place to stay with your pup that will make him feel right at home. Check in to the Four Seasons Resort to enjoy a comfortable stay with two pooches weighing up to 50 lbs for no additional fee. But, the best part is that if you give your furry friend’s name, you can enjoy a customized pet package to your room! This includes a comfortable bed, some furrific toys, food and water. 

Coast Village

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Population Density
1,801 per sq. mi.

Coast Village

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Just 4.5 miles west of Summerland is the pawsome puptown of Santa Barbara. Here you can visit some puptastic dog friendly eateries where you can enjoy lunch and dinner! For some caffeine to keep up with your energetic furry friend, drop by the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf. You can enjoy a fresh cup of coffee or choice of teas, as well as a sweet treat. Pooches are welcome at the outdoor tables. If you like Italian food, then you will love Trattoria. Here you can tuck into some pawsome Italian food and your beloved canine can join you out on the patio.