Dog walkers must have a city permit if walking 4 or more dogs at a time within any San Francisco parks. While dog walkers walking less than 3 dogs at a time or walking up to 8 dogs on city sidewalks may not need a permit, ProDog always recommends entrusting your dog to a permitted walker. A permitted walker has met the following requirements in safety and canine care:
For more information on the requirements and application process for an ACC Commercial Dog Walking Permit, please visit San Francisco Animal Care & Control's website.
An additional permit is needed to bring up to 6 dogs on Golden Gate National Recreation Area land, which includes the following parks:
For more information on the requirements and application process for a GGNRA Commercial Dog Walking Permit, please visit Golden Gate National Recreation Area's website.