Dog Walkers in Amherst, VA

Book a dog walker to give your dog a 30-minute walk around your neighborhood.

1. Daniel

My belly rubs are second to none!

Lynchburg, VA, 24502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Daniel was wonderful! I will definitely rehire him for any of my dog walking needs. He was really good with her and was awesome about communicating. (more)"

2. Missy

Let me take care of your babies. :)

Lynchburg, VA, 24502

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Our Golden Retriever, Soli, absolutely adores Missy and is overjoyed when she arrives. She is a charming, friendly, kind person who has a way with people an... (more)"

3. Sarah

I already love your dog!!

Forest, VA, 24551

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"She is an excellent dog caregiver. Growing up she has had an extreme love for animals and loves to watch, play and take care of them. Since, she has lots of ... (more)"

4. Kait

Home full-time, lots of exercise!

Monroe, VA, 24574

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hey, Kaitlin has always loved dogs. She has a well behaved and my favorite grand dog Captain. She would make a wonderful dog sitter, dog walker in,the Lynchb... (more)"

5. Annika

Full-time experienced dog lover

Forest, VA, 24551

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Annika is amazing with dogs! She is loving and caring with them. She has helped me with my dogs on numerous occasions. My dogs are so thrilled to see her. Sh... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
6. Kirsten

loves dogs of all sizes & breeds

Rustburg, VA, 24588

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I had a very last minute request that Kirsten met exceptionally! She took the time to meet me ahead of time and was extremely friendly towards me and my dogs... (more)"

7. Kerri

Pet-Loving & Professional!

Daleville, VA, 24083

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kerri is a true animal whisper. We have used her services for years. We have 4 dogs and 3 cats. My house can be quite Chaotic. Thankfully Kerri loves my ... (more)"

8. Maggie

Dogs Welcomed, People Tolerated

Lynchburg, VA, 24503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"You would have to search far and wide for a pet sitter more qualified than Maggie! She has worked with animals professionally for 7+ years, and has been a bo... (more)"

9. Christopher

Former Vet tech/Dog lover

Lynchburg, VA, 24501

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I worked for a vet for 2 years and a kennel for one year. I have had dogs almost my entire life. I also know how to handle and take care of them. I... (more)

10. Caleb

Your dog won't want to leave.

Lynchburg, VA, 24501

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Caleb is amazing!! He is very reliable and makes my pets feel so safe! I don't have to worry when Caleb watches my babies! He truly has a passion for animals... (more)"

11. Tricia

Professional Dog Walker

Lynchburg, VA, 24504

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I am so happy to have found Tricia! She is very responsive and flexible with my occasionally hectic schedule. Tricia has been very patient with my shy pup, ... (more)"

12. Amanda

Love and Care for your Best Friend

Lynchburg, VA, 24502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been caring for animals around my home and my family for as long as I can remember. Taking care of your animal will be more than just care, ... (more)

13. Jen

Compassionate veterinary technician

The Meadows, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Thank you so much for walking Charlie yesterday! Will use you again for sure! (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
14. Micheal

Runner, Walker, Sitter

Lexington, VA, 24450

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love animals of all varities and I love the opportunity to earn some extra income while hanging out with them as much as possible. I can take... (more)

15. Armida

24 year-old trustworthy dog lover

Amherst, VA, 24521

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Armida since she was young. She is the most friendly and honest person. For many years, when I lived in Pittsburgh, Armida stayed at my house ... (more)"

16. Cathy

Your dog's comfort is my priority!

Amherst, VA, 24521

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Cathy for three years and have watched her take the utmost care of her own animals. She recently accompanied me on a trip to Best Friends Animal... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
17. Jen

Grad student seeking pet therapy!

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a 25 year old grad student at UVA getting my M.Ed in School Counseling. I'm originally from NJ and did my undergrad at the University of Richm... (more)

18. Claire

Recent Grad & Dog lover/owner

Lynchburg, VA, 24503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've loved dogs ever since I can remember. I always had them growing up so I learned the responsibility it takes to care for them early on. I've ha... (more)

Confirmed New Years Availability
19. Kristi

Remote-full time-Ready to play!

Lynchburg, VA, 24501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have a big heart for people and ANIMALS! In particular I love dogs and miss having a fury friend to take out for walks and care for. My love for ... (more)


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