Dog Walking in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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1. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

25 repeat clients

"Charlie is a fantastic dog walker and caregiver. She took great care of our dog and young puppy and provided us with detailed notes on each visit. I will def... (more)"

2. Hali

Im obsessed with my Boston Terrier

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

8 repeat clients

"Hali was great! Came right when she said she would, spent 30 minutes, and my dog Jack was clearly super thrilled with her as well. Jack is looking forward to... (more)"

3. David

Former Dog Trainer

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"If you have a difficult dog, I recommend David S. wholeheartedly. His wealth of experience putting difficult dog's at ease is immediately apparent. He will t... (more)"

4. Guillermo

I'm happy when your dog's happy!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

7 repeat clients

"Guillermo is great! Always dependable and polite and Ninja (our dog) loves him. Couldnt ask for more. (more)"

5. Lauren

I'll love your dog.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Lauren was wonderful with our young puppy. She communicated promptly and effectively, was flexible with our schedules and we felt confident our pup was in go... (more)"

6. Erin

Flexible, Reliable & Fun!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Erin is a joy to work with! Erin is so sweet with Jack, and he is always excited to see her in the afternoon. She even modified her route to accommodate Jack... (more)"

7. Allison

Here for the puppy love

Foggy Bottom, Washington , DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Allison is awesome! She is always on time and takes great care of our puppy. If you are looking for someone who will love and care for your pet as if it wer... (more)"

8. Zeid

6 Legs Pet Care

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I have used Zeid from 6 legs pet services and he was very professional. He looked after my dog Tom and showed him love and attention at all times. He also is... (more)"

9. Avery

Love Dogs, Lots of Availability

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

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

5 repeat clients

"Avery did a great job at our meet and greet and his first walk with my dog. Greyhounds have unique needs, and Avery was very attentive to Taco's special requ... (more)"

10. Andrew

Wish I was a dog sometimes.

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Great walks with pics! Polly loves walk time with Andrew! (more)"

11. Raven

D1 Athlete ready to love puppies!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Raven was very responsible and reliable with Pancho (more)"

12. Elizabeth

Mt Vernon Triangle Puppy Paradise

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

10 repeat clients

"Elizabeth has been helping us out by coming midday to walk our sweet puppy. She kept us updated with detailed texts and pictures of the adventures that they ... (more)"

13. Cody

There's No Puppy I Don't Love!

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Cody as a dog walker for Rover! Cody is a phenomenal manager and people at work look up to her because of her approachability and strong l... (more)"

14. Emily

If there's a dog, I'm happy

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Emily has been fantastic the past few times we've used her. She is punctual, friendly, courteous, and seems to really enjoy spending time with our dog Bentl... (more)"

15. Melodie

Fenced Yard & Home Almost Full Time

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

9 repeat clients

"Our regular dog walker recommended melodie when she went out of town and she's been a big hit with our dogs! They liked her immediately and her flexible sche... (more)"

16. Laura Mariko

Go for a Walk, Run or even a Hike

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

"I recommend Laura enthusiastically and without hesitation as a pet sitter. On several occasions she cared for my two cats for periods of up to a week while... (more)"

17. Jessica

I'll Care for Your Pet Like My Own!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jessica is fantastic! She is super reliable, responsive, and flexible. She sends lots of photos and Squiddy looks so happy with her! Squiddy will definitely ... (more)"

18. Yiling

Home full-time, dilligent exercise

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

About: We love dogs!! My husband and I adopted a lab-mix puppy five months ago. Since then we've been very dilligent with training, exercising, playing a... (more)

19. Shelley

I'll run w/ your four-legged baby!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

21 repeat clients

"We could not be more happy with Shelley, she was an INCREDIBLE walker! She is an absolute professional and our pup loved her! She communicated with us very w... (more)"

20. Nahja

Cuddle monsters will thrive w/ me!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My roommate is allergic to doggos so I can’t have one to love myself, sadly. I love dogs and have grown up with every animal from a guinea pig to a... (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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