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

13 repeat clients

"Caren did an excellent job caring for my pup. She is very responsive and answered all my questions and concerns as a first time Rover user. I highly recomm... (more)"

2. Kathryn

Animal friend working from home

Catholic University-Brookland, washington, DC, 20011

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Kathryn has always loved my dog, Noodle, and Noodle loves her just as much! She's so good with animals, and has a special knack for high-energy pups like min... (more)"

3. Nicolle

I enjoy long walks at the dog park.

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known Nicole for over 16 years and she has always been incredibly responsible. She loves all animals and always makes sure to do the very best job when ... (more)"

4. Nancy

Dogs can sense my kind demeanor

Foggy Bottom, Washington , DC, 20037

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nancy is so passionate about dogs! If you ever have questions about dogs she's the person you can call because she's so enthusiastic about them! She cares so... (more)"

5. Roxanne

A caring couple for your dog

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

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

6 repeat clients

"Roxanne's partner Samuel did a great job at the meet and greet and in communicating with us for the walk. We look forward to booking them again. (more)"

6. Luise

Dogs Best Friend

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20010

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

5 repeat clients

"Louise has been rest for my two pups, and they really enjoy their walks with her. Very happy with Louise's kindness and respect towards my dogs. She is very ... (more)"

7. Laura

Avid dog lover!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, arlington, VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Laura was super responsive when I scheduled her to walk Leo. She easily dealt with an issue when my apartment didn't provide her keys on arrival; she called ... (more)"

8. Natalie

Happy Rover Customer and Pet Sitter

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

7 repeat clients

"Moxie loved her walks with Natalie. She reassured me as a new dog mom that she was comfortable and happy. I would recommend her! (more)"

9. Gigi

Ur K-9 is my Child to Love & Care 4

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eugenia has been a dog liver since I met her over 15 years ago! She has a dog of her own or as she would consider him; her son! He is a shitzu and is the app... (more)"

10. Lauren

I'll love your dog.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: Hi! I've been a animal lover for as long as I can remember. It definitely runs in my family as we were never without a dog while I was growing up ... (more)

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11. William

Dogs best friend! HUGE fenced yard!

Woodley Park, Washington , DC, 20008

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

10 repeat clients

"William is a great dog walker! He is always responsive and is able to accommodate last minute requests. He takes our 6 month old puppy for long walks and sen... (more)"

12. Monica

It's all about the L♡VE! #furbabies

Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have never lived a day without a dog in my life, until now. I'd love to keep my little girl's, Niña, spirit alive by continuing to love and care ... (more)

13. Mary

Dupont Dog Lover

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Mary was great! She was very professional and sent me tons of pictures of her and Charles' walk as well as a detailed summary of what they did and where they... (more)"

14. Chelsea

Easygoing & Playful Sitter/Walker

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

3 repeat clients

"Chelsea always does a fantastic job taking care of my dog Charlie. Really makes me feel at ease. (more)"

15. Kenneth

Kenny's Kalorama Kanine Kare!!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

8 repeat clients

"Great sitter and a nice way to socialize with other dogs! (more)"

16. Mathilde

Pet lover <3 lot of time @ home

Dupont Circle, Washington , DC, 20009

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

9 repeat clients

"Mathilde is a dream to work with! She has been so attentive to our Poe and he is so happy to see her every day. We can't recommend her highly enough! (more)"

17. Grace

Nice, Friendly Dog Whisperer

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Grace was attentive and caring with Strider. He gets anxious when I leave, but she was able to distract him. She took him for a long walk and I appreciated t... (more)"

18. Nick

Flexible work-at-home dog lover

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

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

4 repeat clients

"Nick did a great job looking after my new puppy! He was able to work with him on simple commands and training him not to bite at shoes and clothes, and gave ... (more)"

19. Gabrielle

Dupont dog-mom w/ flexible schedule

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

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

1 repeat client

"Gabrielle took great care of my dog Oscar while I was out of town! She took him on a long walk and helped refill his food/water bowls. I would highly recomme... (more)"

20. Olga

Loving and caring

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

10 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)"

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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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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover walkers in Downtown, Washington donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a walker who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Washington.

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