Dog Walkers in Athens, VA

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

Confirmed President's Day Availability
1. Melissa

Walks Wags and Smiles!

Ruther Glen, VA, 22546

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Melissa has been wonderful! Quick to respond, took time to meet with us and our pups before the first sit, always so sweet! Highly recommend for your fur baby! (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Lisa

Love 'em like my own

Fredericksburg, VA, 22405

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Lisa is wonderful! My dog Bailey has anxiety and so far having Lisa pop in has been a big help. (more)"

3. Nicole

Safe and reliable pet care!

Fredericksburg, VA, 22405

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"Nicole is amazing! She is friendly, timely, works with your schedule, gives awesome updates and is trustworthy and dependable! Our Labs loved their walks wit... (more)"

4. Megan

Athletic very active dog lover

Fredericksburg, VA, 22408

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My name is Meg! I am a trustworthy and dependable nursing student that has a flexible schedule. I love all types of dogs and really like that there... (more)

5. Troy

i'll run with your dog

fredericksburg, VA, 22407

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a dog lover, its always been something I enjoy doing. your dog will feel like they are getting royal treatment, they will always be tend to so... (more)

6. Dallas

Nightshifter = flexible schedule

Ruther glen, VA, 22546

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

About: I’m a rescue furmama to a 6 year old yorkie /beagle mix and an 11 year old cockerspaniel. I absolutely love shelter dogs and the concert of adopt d... (more)

7. Debbie

I miss a dog in my life.

RAPPAHANNOCK ACADEMY, VA, 22538

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"I contacted Debbie for dog walking as I had recently broken my foot. She was fabulous! My 2 dogs thoroughly enjoyed their walks with her. She was very enthus... (more)"

8. Erica

Dog slobber and dog hair welcome!!

Fredericksburg, VA, 22408

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Whats life without giving dogs belly rubs and snout kisses?! I love walking pups of all ages and sizes and enjoying each pups unique personality. ... (more)

9. Lauren

Loving Care for Your Furbaby

Ashland, VA, 23005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Lauren has been walking our dog Finn for nearly a month now and has done a fantastic job. She has preformed above expectations and has even gone so far as to... (more)"

10. Lisa

Full Time fenced yard home 24/7

Bumpass, VA, 23024

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

"Lisa is amazing!! She babysat my little girl Daisy, for an extended period of time while I couldn't take care of her. Lisa gave my puppy all of her requi... (more)"

11. Sarah

The place where dogs want to be.

BEAVERDAM, VA, 23015

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

8 repeat clients

"Sarah has been amazing with my dog Winston - a 5 year old Shih Tzu with a large personality. She has been kind and patient with him and very flexible with h... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
12. Cathy

Experienced, dependable dog sitter

Mechanicsville, VA, 23116

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Cathy is fantastic and trustworthy! I feel very comfortable having her care for my 8 wk old puppy. She has a great skill set and knowledge base and even help... (more)"

13. Courtney

Cares for our fluffy best friends.

Fredericksburg, VA, 22408

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Courtney has taken care of our little Olive many times. She loves our fur baby like its her own pet. She has stayed in our home while we were away on vacatio... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Sarah

Your dogs will love me! Guaranteed

Woodford, VA, 22580

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

"Sarah was GREAT when she watched our dog Walter!! He cuddled in bed and even went kayaking with her! She spoiled him and took care of him like he was her own... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Adam

Flexible schedule and reliable!

Bowling Green, VA, 22427

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adam is really great with animals. He’s trustworthy and will make sure your pet gets plenty of exercise and love. He’s watched after my dogs in the past and ... (more)"

16. Lorena

Petsitters since 1998

Fredericksburg, VA, 22407

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lori is the BEST. As a customer, you can tell that she does not just perform the job for the money. She is a TRUE pet lover. My two toy poodles Mr. T and Sal... (more)"

17. Erin

Been dog parent for decades

Spotsylvania, VA, 22551

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

About: Love dogs. Have had them since I was a baby. Looking to make this my primary job. My schedule varies at Kohls. I have dogs myself and we play like ... (more)

18. Paige

I'm a dog mom w/paw prints on my <3

Fredericksburg, VA, 22405

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Dogs are equivalent to human children. I will go above and beyond my duty to ensure that each dog I care for is properly treated and loved with abu... (more)

Available this weekend
19. Rick

Experienced dog handler

Ashland, VA, 23005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rick has a gift with animals. Dogs especially love Rick and he's so good with them. I'd definitely trust him to walk and care for my dogs when I'm gone. (more)"

20. Leighanne

Pup lover

Fredericksburg, VA, 22408

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I have known Leighanne for just over eight years and know she possesses the skill set and qualities to provide for your pet in the utmost way. She is a kind,... (more)"


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