Dog Walking in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Brigid

Lifetime dog owner and caretaker

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20003

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

About: I'm a lifetime dog owner with 12years' of pet sitting experience, and I'm ready to provide your pet with the highest quality of care. I've trained ... (more)

2. Brittany

Energetic, playful, loving!

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Brittany actually helped me find my dog! She's super knowledgeable and experienced, and I feel so comfortable leaving my pup in her care. Her love for dogs i... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Christie

dog lover, dog owner, flexible time

Aurora Highlands, Arlintong, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We dropped our pittie, Nicky, off with Christie for the weekend. He had the time of her life! Christie took him on walks and to the dog park to hang out with... (more)"

4. Daysi

Pet Lover since '93

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

About: I work alongside my husband to provide unconditional love and care to your pet(s) while you're away. We're pet lovers and we have a 3 year old dog... (more)

Available this weekend
5. Anne

Combining snuggles and discipline!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Anne for over 10 years. She is a highly responsible and trustworthy person - someone that any dogowner can feel safe relying on. But even more i... (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Anna

Compassionate & Professional

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

7. Flannery

Caring loving attentive pet cuddler

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

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

5 repeat clients

"Flannery has started walking my beagles Miles regularly and she has been great so far. My dog absolutely loves her. She comes on time and communicates well. ... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. Faith

A caring and introspective achiever

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Faith is wonderful! She's reliable, friendly and our pup absolutely loves her! For new puppy parents it's so nice to know our baby is in good hands during th... (more)"

10. Leslie

Caring lover of big dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, 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)"

11. Andrew

Dog lover lending a helping hand

U Street Corridor, washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Andrew was a great dog walker. He was able to do a meet and great pretty soon after I reached out to him. He was always on time and communicative. Will defin... (more)"

12. Paul P. & Cassie

Wet Noses Welcome!

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

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

22 repeat clients

"Paul and Cassie were wonderful! I loved how they used the new app and showed me where they went with Rory and I love that they sent photos. Rory definitely h... (more)"

13. Alexander

Love to meet as many dogs as I can!

Dupont Circle, Washington , DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Booked on short notice, came right on time, sent lots of details about the walk. Much appreciated, will book again. (more)"

14. 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)"

Available this weekend
15. Mark

I'll care for yours like my own!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Mark was fantastic with Truman. He clearly shows a love for dogs, sending pictures everyday and offering a detailed summary of the walk. I would and have hir... (more)"

16. Ayanna

Welcome to Pet Paradise!

Ledroit Park, Washington , DC, 20001

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Ayanna took excellent care of my pet. Not only did she take for a walk twice a day, but she also administered his medicine while I was out on vacation. I w... (more)"

17. Kenneth

Kenny's Kalorama Kanine Kare!!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

4 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)"

18. Jackelyn

Experienced, responsible dog lover!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

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

About: Hello! I've owned and cared for a full range of dogs with different sizes and personalities - I grew up with boxers and then owned a cockapoo. I ... (more)

19. Kaila

Analyst by day, ninja by night.

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kaila has always been a wonderful and reliable dog walker. She goes above and beyond and cares so much about Lola. Lola and I both love having her! (more)"

20. Nicole

Unconditional love for the pups!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Nicole was super great with Riley. (more)"

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Learn About Premier

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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