Meet our team in Marin

Our team in Marin walks in Sausalito and up the 101 corridor through Mill Valley, Tiburon, Belvedere, Corte Madera, San Rafael and Novato.  We also walk in Fairfax and San Anselmo.

Every one of our walkers has passed administrative interviews, personal reference checks, test-walking, and thorough criminal background checks. Each of our Pupwalkers also has previous experience with dog-handling, customer service, and a positive mind-set.  This makes sure they can work well with you and provide loving care for your dogs! 


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Christi

Christi lives in Novato and walks our friends mainly in San Rafael, San Anselmo and Novato. 

We were excited when Christi applied to join us in 2017 because here was someone who loves dogs, had dog experience and over 15 years of customer service roles. She was keen to leave behind the corporate life and change to the outdoor world. Yay!

Christi lives with Poppy who is a seven year old Yorkie (you can see them in this picture) .  She also spends quite alot of time each week caring for her mother and doing fun outdoor stuff. 

Over the last year we've had nothing but great comments from her clients and happiness from the dogs!


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Eleni

Eleni joined us in 2017 and walks in San Rafael and Novato.

When we hire new team members we look for previous dog handling experience, pleasant personalities that can get on well with our clients and the desire to work with dogs.

Eleni had been a dog walker for two years.  When we met her we were immediately impressed by her as a person. Since she's been with us, all her clients adore her, as do their dogs!

She lives in Novato and has her own dog, a Lab called Lucky, who is 9.


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Kim

She lives in Sonoma and walks our friends in Novato.

Kim loves dogs, dogs and dogs.  She has a 2 year old terrier mix called Winnie, who she  totally loves! You can see her here with Charlie.

When she applied to walk with us we were excited to see that she'd been walking dogs for several years.

When Kim is not focussed on dogs  she's into comics, cartoons, cosplay, movies and did we say dogs!  If you're into foreign movies she seriously loves the work of Wong Kar Wai.


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Lindsey

Lindsey walks our friends in San Rafael, San Anselmo and Corte Madera.

When she applied to join us we were intrigued to learn that she had driven a bus from Missouri to New York and then across to the west coast! We love people who have done unusual and individual things.

She is interested in holistic and natural healing, herbs and natural medicine. 

Lindsey has had several dogs.  Her Husky was called Floki, her Dachshund mixes were Marley & Chico  


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Luc

Luc Pupwalker grew up with big dogs and lives in Novato..

He has volunteered with rescue groups and his family has fostered over fifty German Shepherds and two Belgian Malinois.  His family have owned 2 German Shepherds, Lurcher and a Bernese Mountain Dog, as well as raising a litter of lost cats.  

Every day he walks his two German Shepherds, one is a large rescued male and the other is a working line female.

Luc walks for us in southern Marin (Mill Valley, Tiburon and Belvedere) and loves photography, travel, Japanese anime and video games.

You can see Luc here with 9 week old Nell who he instantly fell in love with.


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Nella

Nella walks dogs for us in Novato as well as living in Novato. Her husband is in the Coast Guard.

She has two Dachshunds, five year old Rambo & thirteen year old Olivier and a two year old Maltese called Luna. This is one of her packs.

Nella's non walking hours are taken with her three kids (the other pack), three dogs, reading and watching movies.  She is also into arts and crafts. She's very busy!


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Pam

We are very happy to have Pam walking in Southern Marin covering Mill Valley, Tiburon, Corte Madera and Sausalito.

Like all of us Pam loves dogs and before joining Pupwalks, was part of a team doing doggy day care including playing, grooming and walking dogs.

We think that Pam is our first walker to have been in the US military. She spent two years in Guam in the medical team, treating soldiers.

You can see her here with Lucy the Bernese Mountain Dog.


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Rebecca

Rebecca walks with our friends in Novato.

She has immense experience with dogs. She is currently studying canine learning theory, genetics, ethology, psychology, temperament and body language and more.

Prior to joining us she was a vet assistant and then head technician. She’s been a kennel manager and pet sitter and walker. Needless to say, this is a rare resume.

You will see her driving round her area in her super cool bright yellow truck!

Most important, Rebecca loves her four legged friends and they love her!


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Rob

Rob has completed over 2,500 walks for us all across Marin County, walking over 6,000 miles. He's one of our founders and lives in Novato.

He's had many dogs including a Border Collie, Jack Russell, Retrievers, Scottie and 3 Bernese Mountain Dogs before his German Shepherds. He is an active volunteer in rescue, has fostered over 50 dogs and evaluated dogs in shelters.  He founded Bay Area German Shepherd Rescue. 

Rob's other passions are being a dad, photography, cooking and movies.


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Sarah

We’d known Sarah for almost a year when she decided to join us. We were delighted!

She lives in Petaluma and walks dogs and does sits for us primarily in Novato.

Sarah’s great passion apart from dogs, is horse training. She’s been involved with horses since she was nine and explained to us the many similarities between working with horses and dogs. She is also an aspiring professional photographer.

You can see Sarah hiking with George on Mount Burdell, above Novato.


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Will

We'd known Will about 2 years before he asked to join our team.  

He lives in Novato and walks dogs in Southern Marin.

We're excited to have him join our team and you can see him here with his own German Shepherd called Mitch.

When he's not with dogs he's studying Computer Science, playing video games and watching movies.