Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team at Barking Trails! Our journey began in 2016 with a vision of offering pet parents a dependable and cost-effective solution to care for their beloved four-legged family members. Today, Barking Trails stands as a thriving testament to our unwavering dedication. Since our launch, we’ve had the privilege of serving thousands of clients, and our commitment to delivering top-notch pet care remains steadfast. Our remarkable team of dog walkers and pet sitters covers the extensive DC metropolitan area, proudly providing Dog Walking, Pet Sitting, and In-Home Boarding Services to communities in Montgomery County, Howard County, Anne Arundel County, Frederick County of Maryland, Arlington County, Fairfax County of Northern Virginia, and Washington DC. Join us on this remarkable journey as we strive to ensure that your pets lead lives filled with joy, well-being, and the highest level of care.

Meet Our Team

Tristan was born in Barbados and settled in Boston with his family before moving to Silver Spring, Maryland for his high school years. He attended Salisbury University and graduated with a degree in Exercise Science, and Business Management. In addition to co-owning Barking Trails,  Tristan is a luxury real estate agent. A long-time lover of pets of all kinds, Tristan is beyond happy to be working with pets on a daily basis. His own dog, Lenny, is a fun-loving boxer who gets along with all the dogs Tristan takes in for boardings.

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Adam Goldberger (co-founder)

Adam has lived in Maryland his whole life and graduated from Salisbury University with a degree in Marketing. At Salisbury, Adam was a member of the tennis team, and still continues to play, as well as teach lessons. Adam loves being around animals and is very happy to be able to pursue this passion with his career. He’s had a dog most of his life, Waldo the dachshund, and loves being able to take in client’s dogs when they go out of town.

Our Staff

Our staff at Barking Trails truly embody our commitment to providing the pet care for your beloved pets. We are unwavering in our dedication to hiring only the most skilled and compassionate professionals in the area. Our devoted team of Pet Care specialists undergoes background checks, comprehensive training, and are fully insurance and bonded. We understand the importance of consistency in our care, so we provide flexible scheduling and competitive compensation to ensure our valued clients’ highest quality of service. Contact us today for local dog walking and pet sitting services. 

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Your Local Pet Care Provider

Barking Trails proudly offers Local Dog Walking and Pet Sitting services to Montgomery County, Howard County, Anne Arundel County, Frederick County of Maryland, Arlington county, and Fairfax County of Northern Virginia and Washington DC. We create custom plans for each individual client that is implemented by a dedicated team of pet pros that have undergone thorough background checks, and are all fully bonded and insured.