Mariko's Pet Care: specializing in off-leash group adventures in Oakland.

Mariko's Pet Care



Mariko has spent her life dedicated to helping people and animals. Now, as a Dogtec Certified Dog Walker, she is able to help you simplify your life and help your dog get the exercise, socialization, and stimulation they need.


Mariko is professionally trained in canine behavior and management, and is First Aid and CPR certified through the intensive Dogtec Academy. She's committed to the best possible care of the dogs entrusted to her. 

Mariko is thrilled every morning to wake up & spend her time out in nature with her four-legged friends doing what she loves! Anybody who tags along with is considered a member of the family! In her spare time Mariko enjoys volunteering at places such as SPCA, beach cleanups, Glide Memorial, and AIDS Walk.  





"She's reliable, easy to work with, and her love and care for pets is immediately obvious."

-Christine M.

"She is so amazing with my dog and cats! I highly recommend her to anyone looking for someone to care for their animals as well as they would take care of them themselves! If you're looking for high quality care for your pets, Mariko is definitely your woman."

-Stacey W.

"She's flexible, amiable, and the boys always seem happier when they've spent the afternoon with her, I can't recommend Mariko enough."

-David H.

"Mariko did an excellent job house-sitting my elderly cat and I wouldn't hesitate to use her services again."

- Jeffrey L. 



Small, expertly managed, off-leash group adventures. Your dog gets stimulating outings, filled with one hour of exercise and fun play with the pack.

Ideal for dogs with good recall and low prey drive.

2 hikes per week minimum. Pick up and drop off service included.


$30 Per hike. 

30 min: $21.00| 60 m3in: $36.00


​It can be very stressful for a dog when their human leaves. One way to mitigate this stress is to keep them in their known environment while you travel.

We make this possible by staying at your home and continuing your dog's normal routine. Pet sitting includes daily walks, poop clean up in your yard, and lots of love.


$75 Per night. 

30 min: $21.00| 60 m3in: $36.00


Our goal is to satisfy your cats physical and mental needs while you’re away from home.

Included: feeding, water change, litter box cleaning, cuddles, and play time.


Mail collection, lighting changes, and plant watering also available upon request.


$30 Per visit. 




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