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Dog Walker, Pasadena, Hourly Employee + Mileage Reimbursement

The Long Leash- Pasadena, CA
  • Expired: 21 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are looking for a Dog Walker who is interested in making up to $1,800 a month, to join our fabulous

7-person team at The Long Leash in Pasadena.

"The Long Leash is a really special place to be because of its owner, Leanne. Her warm and friendly personality is the heart of this company and anyone that gets the chance to be a part of this team will forever value it! Leanne always considers the needs of each member of The Long Leash team, the pets, and the owners to find a great fit. She has helped me in numerous situations, whether it be meeting a pet for the first time, stocking up on needed-supplies, or simply lending a listening ear. Walkers are employees and every person is deeply valued and appreciated." ~ Alexandra, employee since March 2018

For every member of our high-quality care team, we provide:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Immediate responsive in-the-field support
  • Recognition (in other words, you are valued!)
  • Liability insurance, bonding, and worker's compensation
  • A non-competitive culture where you work independently, but with support.
  • Pets and clients who have been carefully screened to ensure they are the right fit for our team's enjoyment, well-being and optimal service
  • A schedule with pets who you care for regularly, allowing for real relationships to build with each. This allows us to take the time to see each pet as the unique being they are today, and as they grow. You become the highlight of each pets' day.

Some of our current team members include:

animator, social worker, graphic designer, fine artist, musician, baker, dancer

Here is what we ask you to do:

Between the hours of 10am -3pm Monday through Friday, you will drive to pre-scheduled appointments at the pets' homes. You will set a calm and confident tone while greeting/leashing dogs, or caring for cats. You will offer care of the highest standard, walk using GPS tracking, followed by real time updates and communication via your smartphone with clients and our team. You may be required to tend to miscellaneous needs custom to each pets' care. Our team love their jobs. If you're the right fit, you'll love it to!

"This year makes one year of loving going to work at my wonderful, sometimes crazy job. Each day brings joy and gratitude" ~Hannah, employee since August 2018

Some basic job requirements:

  • Able to pass a background check
  • Able to commit to this position for 12 months from date of hire
  • Available Monday through Friday. Occasional weekend or holiday hours
  • Must appreciate meeting the needs for both clients, and their pets. In other words, if you describe yourself as 'an animal but not people' person, this job is not for you. We love our human clients too!
  • Live in Pasadena or immediately surrounding area
  • Have smartphone with demonstrated tech skills (adding photo, video, using apps)
  • Access to your own car with valid license and proof of current insurance. This job requires driving in Pasadena and surrounding areas
  • Technically proficient and conscientious in handling home security systems
  • Be capable of, and willing to accommodate and be patient with various sizes, strengths and abilities of dogs, and able to care for cats
  • Be flexible, prioritizing safety for each pet
  • Be receptive to ongoing professional development, coaching, review, and being awesome
  • Be capable of walking a lot, climbing stairs, and working in all weather conditions
  • Be comfortable with minimal day-to-day supervision, and have excellent organizational skills. To this end, consistent and prompt communication is crucial.

How Much Can I Make?

Our dog walkers can make up to $1,800 month while filling their dog, cat, puppy and kitten-cuddling needs each week. General hours may vary daily. Additional hours are available , however this midday time-frame is absolutely required. Occasional weekend + holiday work may be required.

Have a peek at our extended pet family!

Thank you for your interest in The Long Leash!


The Long Leash-


Pasadena, CA
91107 USA