Dog Walking in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Bingying

I can offer love and affection

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20003

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

"The Greeks and Romans had deities for marriage, war, and wisdom. If there was a goddess for dog sitting, her name would be Bingying. Inexperienced, impatient... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Brittany

dog loving D.C graduate student

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittany is excellent and very responsible! She has walked Bruno for the last year and he just loves her! We are very lucky to have someone who loves Bruno, ... (more)"

3. Luise

Dogs Best Friend

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20010

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

3 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)"

4. Patrick

I'm just a big dog myself

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Patrick is great. His communication is solid, he made the effort to follow our rather involved care instructions, and he seems like he's having a blast with ... (more)"

5. Michael

Big guy, Bigger heart for dogs!

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

5 repeat clients

"Mike has done such a fantastic job walking Waffles! He went above and beyond to make sure Waffles was comfortable around him and happy with his daily walk. H... (more)"

6. Kelly

I'm a Pin-Up for Pitbulls! <3

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelly was amazing with our pups. Though they tend to be pretty laid back, our dogs did not give Kelly and easy time and she was super kind and patient about ... (more)"

7. William

Dogs best friend! Huge fenced yard!

Woodley Park, Washington , DC, 20008

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

8 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)"

8. Ayanna

Welcome to Pet Paradise!

Ledroit Park, Washington , DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Ayanna took great care of our pup and I loved that she used the Rover Card feature to track their walk. I definitely would recommend her! (more)"

9. 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)"

10. Anna

Compassionate & Professional

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

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

10 repeat clients

"Anna is a godsend!!! She has been walking my two dogs multiple times a week for nearly two months and I couldn't be happier with her service. She is prompt, ... (more)"

11. Mary

Dupont Dog Lover

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 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)"

12. Kenneth

Kenny's Kalorama Kanine Kare!!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

6 repeat clients

"Kenny has taken care of my dog and my OCD diabetic cat. Both have many personality quirks which he has had no problem accommodating. He is patient, friendly... (more)"

13. Daniella

I am an animals lover

Brentwood, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Dani cares deeply about animals and treated Ninja like her own. She was very flexible for last minute requests when I got the flu. Occasionally ran a little ... (more)"

14. Matthew

Does your dog need a long walk?

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Matthew is most highly recommended as he is an intelligent, responsible and trustworthy person. We have known him for years and he has taken great care of ou... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Laura

Avid dog lover!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, arlington, VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura has provided excellent care for my three cats and two birds. She has given them medication and often grooms them while in her care. I have watched her ... (more)"

16. 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)"

17. 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)

18. Zeid

6 Legs Pet Care

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I met Zeid on Michigan ave northeast, He politely asked if he can pet Angel my husky, and I said sure. He approached my dog and gave her a treat and pet her ... (more)"

19. Eissa

Pet Loving Grad Student

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Eissa is a super respectful, positive, and professional guy! He is tidy and able to handle house sitting responsibilities with care and diligence. I highly r... (more)"

20. 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)"

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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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