Dog Walking in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

1. 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, dog walking for dogs in the U Street/Shaw neighborhood -- an hour of exercise every day, per dog. D... (more)

2. Nova

I give some (paw)esome service.

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

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

About: Hi there, It's Scott and I love furry animals because they show a genuine warmth and sense of companionship, but sadly I can't afford to have my o... (more)

3. Katie

ANIMAL LOVER W/ LOVELY YARD/HOUSE!

Capitol Hill, washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie is the biggest animal lover I've ever met. She has housesat for my cat and French bulldog many times, every time they are treated extremely well and se... (more)"

4. Jenelle

Dog lover with flexible hours

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington DC , DC, 20017

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

"Jenelle is a loving people caretaker. This transfers over to an animal lover too. She has experience taking care of animals. Growing up with many dogs and th... (more)"

5. Caren

Energized, Efficient, Engaged

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Caren was great. We were in a pinch and needed a walker same day and for the rest of the week and Caren came through!!!! She was available same day and sent ... (more)"

6. 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)"

7. Anna

Compassionate & Professional

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Just started with Anna but I am absolutely thrilled with her first couple of visits. She spends lots of quality time with my fur babies and provides terrific... (more)"

8. Alicia

I have a big heart for animals!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alicia is awesome! She was able to handle our slightly rambunctious husky mix very well. She was very prompt and gave many updates. Will definitely ask Alici... (more)"

9. Jordan

Dog's friend. Owner's best friend.

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Jordan was AMAZING! He watched my dog, Riley, for a week while I was gone over the holidays. When I got home my dog was happy as could be. Riley actually ate... (more)"

10. Paul P. & Cassie

Wet Noses Welcome!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, D.C., DC, 20011

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

30 repeat clients

"I can't recommend Paul and Cassie enough! They responded very quickly to my last minute request for a daily walker while on vacation and Paul came the next ... (more)"

11. Olga

Loving and caring

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

4 repeat clients

About: Hi, I'm Olga, I've been living in DC for about two years now ! I moved here from Russia where I worked as a doctor all my professional life I have... (more)

12. Lauren

I'll love your dog.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren has watched my dog & my sisters dog several times. She loves each dog like it was her own. She is very sweet, kind, and loving towards them. They neve... (more)"

13. Chelsea

Pavlov? He rings a bell.

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Chelsea was great! I really appreciated how much communication we had before and after her walk with Thomas. Will definitely be using her again! (more)"

14. Leslie

Caring lover of big dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

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

4 repeat clients

"Leslie did a great job taking care of George and our home. I would highly recommend Leslie for all your pet and house sitting needs. Thanks Leslie! (more)"

15. 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)"

16. Kenneth

Kenny's Kalorama Kanine Kare!!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

5 repeat clients

"Kenny has taken care of my boy Rocky on several occurrences. Rocky loves him. Kenny is outgoing and has a passion for taking care of dogs. (more)"

17. 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)"

18. Alexander

Love to meet as many dogs as I can!

Dupont Circle, Washington , DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Alex took such good care of our dog on walks! I will definitely be using him again in the future. (more)"

19. Christina

Dogless Millenial with Love to Give

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Christina was an excellent dog walker. She arrived on time, took photos from the walk, and spent time with my dog. I would recommend her and use her again in... (more)"

20. Nicole

Unconditional love for the pups!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Nicole is great (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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