Dog Walking in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Caren

Energized, Efficient, Engaged

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

9 repeat clients

"Caren is excellent with our puppy! We use her for all of our walks and she's really great at making sure our puppy gets plenty of exercise and entertainment ... (more)"

2. Patrick

I'm just a big dog myself

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Patrick was awesome with Brooks. He was able to accommodate my last minute request and Brooks had a great time with him. Brooks is usually a little hesitant ... (more)"

3. Diana

Dog Loving Grad Student

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If there's one thing to know about Diana it's that she LOVES dogs. All sizes, breeds, colors- dogs gravitate towards her because she has so much love to give... (more)"

4. Kristen

I am a dog-lover 100%. Dogs=Angels.

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

"Kristen watched our 7 year old Lhasa poo over the Christmas holiday. I think our dog had his best holiday ever! Kristen sent us pictures daily and kept us ... (more)"

5. Nick

Flexible work-at-home dog lover

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Nick is the best dog sitter ever! He is so great with my little pug. She gets so excited when she sees him. He is very attentive and helped feed her meds whe... (more)"

6. Maggie

Super fun, young dog-lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

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

"Three barks for Maggie #dogsitterextraordinaire! Maggie LOVES dogs. She doesn't just watch them or walk them or let them out. She spends ALL her time with... (more)"

7. Olga

Loving and caring

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

7 repeat clients

"We are repeat customers of Olga for dogwalking! She is very courteous, punctual, and responsible. She is extremely prompt in communications and provides regu... (more)"

8. Kaylene

Doctorate Student who LOVES dogs!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington DC, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Kaylene is probably the most caring, loving and responsible person I know. She has watched my dog as well as my families dogs many times in the past. Each ... (more)"

9. Mary

Dupont Dog Lover

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Mary has been so great with our dog! She is extremely reliable and gives us a detailed summary of our walks! Would definitely recommend for walking! (more)"

10. Ayanna

Welcome to Pet Paradise!

Ledroit Park, Washington , DC, 20001

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Jack was content when I got home. Thanks (more)"

11. Luis

I love Dogs! Sitting/walks/day care

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

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

14 repeat clients

About: What: Dog sitting day or overnight in my home or my day care, and dog walking for dogs in the U Street/Shaw and other neighborhoods. I do1/2 walks.... (more)

Available this weekend
12. Daniella

I am an animals lover

Brentwood, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients
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About: In whole of my life, I always have many pets with my family. Also I always babysitter when member of my families need me to because I love to hang ... (more)

Available this weekend
13. William

I happily walk dogs in any weather

Woodley Park, Washington , DC, 20008

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

3 repeat clients

"Our dog is a recent rescue who sometimes has aggression/reaction issues to strangers and other dogs. But William wasn't deterred at all, came equipped with t... (more)"

14. Marsha

Our home is your dog's home

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

"Marsha often takes care of my 7 year old Maltese Yorkie named Murphy. And I couldn't ask for a more loving, fun and responsible person to watch Murphy while ... (more)"

15. Eissa

Pet Loving Grad Student

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Eissa is a kind and responsible human being who loves animals. He always took good care of our dogs. He even loved the stray dog that came to our house and e... (more)"

16. Townsend

Dog Lover for 25 years and beyond

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Townsend was great with my 4 month old puppy! She came on time for the walks and sent me updates afterwards. (more)"

17. Lauren

I'll love your dog.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Riley was a very happy puppy and enjoyed spending time with Lauren. (more)"

18. Christina

Dogless Millenial with Love to Give

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Christina is an awesome dog walker! She is so flexible and my little Luna loves when she comes over. She is our regular dog walker and someone my shy pup ca... (more)"

19. Connie & Gerald

Dog Family looking for a 3rd friend

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20001

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

3 repeat clients

"This was the first time we used Rover and I could not have asked for a more positive experience. Gerald and Connie were wonderful to work with - very respon... (more)"

20. Amanda

Dogs love me, but I love them more!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amanda is a very loving and responsible young lady who has a lot of experience caring for dogs of all ages and sizes. Besides being raised with family dogs ... (more)"

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Pet parents in Downtown Washington, DC love dog walkers on Rover.com. 7,397 owners have reviewed walkers in Washington DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog walker on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a walk on Rover? Check out our average dog walking rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a walker.

No more begging your friends to take your dog for a walk when you can't make it home in time. With Rover, you can find a loving Downtown dog walker who'd love to take your dog for a 30-minute stroll or jog around the neighborhood. Book a dog walker for one day or all week, just tomorrow, or every Tuesday. We're proud to bring you dog walkers who've built dog walking businesses right here on Rover. No matter how much exercise your dog needs, we can help you find the perfect dog walker in Downtown Washington, D.C.. And just like overnight services booked on Rover, dog walking booked on Rover includes premium insurance, photo updates, and 24/7 support. Someone nearby can't wait to walk your dog, and it's easier than ever to find them.

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