Dog Walking in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Rachel

I’ll run or walk with your dog!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Rachel has been walking Reese regularly for a few weeks, and we’re really happy! Rachel is timely, keeps us up to date about her availability, and provides ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
2. Lauren

I'll love your dog.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Lauren is lovely! She takes great care of our little doggy-child and we are grateful for her positive attitude and carefully paid attention. We highly recomm... (more)"

3. Stephanie

I’m a nurse who loves dogs!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Stephanie keeps our dog Mini from going crazy all day! She is so understanding of our crazy house. One 14 month old pup and a 15 year old Beagle. So happy to... (more)"

4. Samantha

Love Is A Four-Legged Word

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Sam takes such great care of my puppy, Gus! She is very responsive and reliable. I love the pictures and detailed messages she sends me after each walk. I al... (more)"

5. Bonnie

Your dog's new best friend

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Bonnie is amazing!! I cannot sing her praises enough. She takes amazing care with our little pup, Maggie on her walks & sends the best updates & pics. We lov... (more)"

6. Ashley

Training included with every visit!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

5 repeat clients

"Ashley is great with all sorts of animals, especially dogs. I have left my dogs with her before and they had a wonderful time! I highly recommend her to anyo... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
7. Alisha

Professional Dog Lover & Walker

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

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

7 repeat clients

"Alisha was a fantastic walker! She not only walked Ava for well over the 30 minutes, but also stayed and played with her and gave her plenty of love. She kep... (more)"

8. Morgan

Friendly care serving Logan Circle

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

20 repeat clients

"Morgan did a great job taking care of my senior dog who is going through a rough patch. She is very responsive and gave a detailed report of how he is doing... (more)"

9. Morgan

Home is where the dog is

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Morgan has watched my family dog (Sasha, 20lbs terrier) on multiple occasions for days at a time. Every time, Sasha came back to us as happy and healthy as e... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
10. Emily

Play, Run, Cuddle, Repeat

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

5 repeat clients

"Emily came on time on a Sunday morning and was great with my husky puppy. She did a good job giving my puppy a work out! We will be using Emily again. (more)"

11. Irina

Luxury Home-Based Hotel in Adams Mo

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

11 repeat clients

"Best first Rover experience I could have hoped for! In the past I’ve worked with walkers who were suggested by friends so I was a Rover skeptic. Irina exceed... (more)"

12. Akshar

A place your pup can call home!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

About: My wife and I often get made fun of for taking care of our pup and others' dogs as if they were our own little children. People often ask is this y... (more)

13. Madeline

Home all day, fenced yard, own dogs

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

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

"Very responsive and left a great detailed report card. We would love to book Madeline again! (more)"

14. Genevieve

Flexible Day Schedule-last min OKAY

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Genevieve has been great! Always on time, communicative, and great with my dog! I highly recommend her ? (more)"

15. Jason

I'll show your dog some new tricks!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jason was punctual, attentive, and very nice. Despite my dog having some behavioral issues due to the move, Jason went above and beyond to try to win her ov... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
16. Morgan

Your dog will find a buddy in me!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Morgan’s love for dogs is immediately aparant and we are so thankful he can share that love with our pup while we are at work. Morgan is flexible, accommodat... (more)"

17. Patricia

Happy Yappi Hour 24/7

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

3 repeat clients

"Patricia was the angel that helped us adopt our Iris. When Iris sees Patricia from 1/2 a block away, she pulls me toward Patricia who is so full of love and ... (more)"

18. Leandra

The best Fur-baby sister ever

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

23 repeat clients

"Leandra has been walking my Odie twice per week for a few weeks now. She has already become an essential part of our family team! THANK YOU LEANDRA! When Odi... (more)"

19. Byron

Your dog needs a best friend too!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I hired Byron to watch our two rescue dogs and house while we went on the vacation of a lifetime, which for us was a precious two weeks. Two weeks that we ... (more)"

20. Makena

Loving & caring GW PreNursing

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Makena is great! When we first met, my dog Tux absolutely loved her - sitting right next to her and licking her. As a first time dog owner I was a little n... (more)"

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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