Dog Walking in Blue Ridge-Rugby Ave, Charlottesville, VA

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

1. Kara

Happiness is a dog by your side

Fifeville, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Kara has been a wonderful help to keep my dog, Barney happy at his new home. Kara has been very flexible to my request, and made sure Barney gets a good qual... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Lucy

Free until 5 - Flexible Schedule!

Ridge St, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Lucy was great. our dog always barks when she meets new people- and it's a loud bark. Lucy just sat and gave her treats until she calmed down and warmed up t... (more)"

3. Jaymie

Pet sitter / Dog walker

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I am a stay-at-home mom with my oldest being in preschool, so lot's of flexibility! I have always grown up around dogs. I had dogs during my entire... (more)

Available this weekend
4. Carmen

Best walks and snuggles around!

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22904

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Carmen did an excellent job taking care of Rover and following instructions. She even sent a picture of Rover out on his walk. I would gladly hire her again! (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Carly

Full time student and animal lover

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22904

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I 100% recommend Carly to care for your four legged friend! I have a puppy- weighing in at a grand 7 pounds- that would rather be glued to my hip but I have ... (more)"

6. Kara

UVA Psych student loves all animals

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kara did an excellent job. Linus was always happy when I got home, I could tell that she had played with him as well as given him a nice walk. (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Ashley

Experienced, flexible, and loving

Charlottesville, VA, 22911

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashley is an experienced caregiver who shows a great deal of maturity in understanding the needs of our dogs. She is abound with love for all pets and always... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Sam

We'll go on hikes or go for naps!

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sam and I lived together for a year and during that time, we watched many dogs for our friends. Same is responsible, fun-loving, and the dogs really did lov... (more)"

9. Lauren

Active, dog loving teacher

North Downtown, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I'm an art teacher who's off for the summer but staying in the Charlottesville area. I've grown up with several pets and love dogs. Throughout the ... (more)

10. Casey

Love spending quality time w/ pups!

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Casey was great! She took the time to feed our dogs, take them on a walk, and play with them! We're super grateful she was available to help us out after a l... (more)"

11. Lauren

Comfortable with giants. Will run!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lauren is great! She always arrives on time and follows all of our instructions perfectly! We have a very energetic, young Shepherd and she handles her v... (more)"

12. Catherine

Dog-lover grad student!

Lewis Mountain, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am 22 and in grad school at UVA, grew up with a medium sized dog while occasionally taking care of our neighbors 2 great danes! Have cared for do... (more)

13. Jessica

I have lots of free time!

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

1 repeat client

"Jessica did a great job with our two dogs. She sent pictures and kept us updated about our babies. We will contact Jessica again in the future. (more)"

14. Kaitlyn

Outdoorsy dog lover here!

Lewis Mountain, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Kaitlyn is awesome. She is super good at keeping her schedule up to date and doing last minute walks when I'm desperate. She always sends detailed updates an... (more)"

15. Rachel

Can't wait to pamper your pets!

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I've had a dog since I was 6 and learned to take ownership over her since then. I've also lived with my roommate's dog for a year and have learned ... (more)

16. Chelsea

We're making "fetch" happen

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Chelsea has taken care of my pets (1 cat & 1 dog) for the last couple of years. She is so wonderful that I don't think they notice I am gone. She is loving a... (more)"

17. Rachel

Law Student, Flexible, Fenced Yard

Blue Ridge-Rugby Ave, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Grew up with dogs, got my own Corgi last year which I trained from a puppy. He's well socialized and high energy so a perfect playmate for most dog... (more)

18. Margaret

Dog-learner, dog-player

Belmont, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

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

"Our dog absolutely adores Margaret! She has taken care of our dog on several occasions, and she always makes sure that he gets lots of exercise and plenty of... (more)"

19. Kelly

Reliable, local, and experienced!

North Downtown, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

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

13 repeat clients

"Kelly is amazing super reliable and easy to set up walks last minute if my work schedule changes. Very good at responding quickly and always gives me nice up... (more)"

20. Melody

Always w/n 10 mins of home

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Melody would serve you and your animals well! She has house set with animals since she was a teen. She is very responsible and loves animals! She is wanting ... (more)"

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