Dog Walking in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

Confirmed Holiday Availability
1. Morgan

Logan Circle Christmas Care!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 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)"

2. Monica

It's all about the L♡VE! #furbabies

Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Monica is the very best.!! She is such a wonderful care taker. I'm so thankful to have gotten her to walk and spend time with my girl. Thank you so much! (more)"

3. Dylan

Lots o' love and free-time 2 spare

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

"Dylan was great, very responsive and asked questions, and was good with Flori. Would definitely ask him to sit again! (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

9 repeat clients

"I really appreciate Guillermo’s time with my dog. When I returned from a Business trip, she had plenty of food and water, and I was kept up to date on dog wa... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
5. Jonathan

Holiday availability!!! Expert care

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

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

6 repeat clients

"Jonathan took great care of our big, sweet mutt. She seemed perfectly happy when we came home from our trip, and we appreciated all the long walks and cute ... (more)"

6. Tara

Home Full-Time & Animal Lover!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Tara did a wonderful job walking the dog I was fostering! She was an important part of the dog becoming more confident and adoptable. I will certainly use he... (more)"

7. Erin

Flexible, Reliable & Fun!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"I contacted Erin in a last minute situation, and she was very flexible and accommodating! Simon enjoyed getting out of the house and hanging out with her whi... (more)"

8. Shelley

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

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

30 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)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
9. 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)"

10. Analisa

Dog lover home in the afternoon!

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Analisa was fantastic! She was very accommodating, friendly, and trustworthy. She handled our dog like a pro when he had an upset stomach! Would definitely r... (more)"

11. Shirin

Work from home, reliable dog lover

Mount Pleasant, Washington DC, DC, 20010

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

5 repeat clients

"Shirin was so timely and was so sweet with Butter Bean! She was very well organized and attentive which was so important since Butter Bean is such a new pupp... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
12. Carolyn

Carolyn's Kingman Park Pet Stay

Stadium-Armory, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Carolyn is so great with my dog. She goes above and beyond to make sure Gia is comfortable and happy and well taken care of! She even brought her an empty ja... (more)"

13. Rachel

I’ll run or walk with your dog!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rachel is awesome! My pup can be shy around new people, but he loved Rachel right away. She takes great care of him, send fun photos and updates, and is su... (more)"

14. Brianna

Student- ready to cuddle with pups!

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

"I have known Brianna her entire life. She grew up with dogs. She loves dogs. She is very responsible and reliable. She recently cared for my two dogs at h... (more)"

15. Oscar

Home Full Time Dog Lover!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

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

6 repeat clients

"Oscar is phenomenal!! (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
16. Lauren

I'll love your dog.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

17. 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)"

18. Megan

Ready to love your dog!

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

1 repeat client

"They took wonderful care of my dog! 10/10! Def recommend. (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
19. Leandra

The best Fur-baby sister ever

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 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)"

20. Alexandra

Huge dog lover and runner

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Alexandra helped us out on short notice to walk our dog Walter. She was very responsive and pleasant to work with, took Walter on a nice long walk, and promp... (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.

A Daily Treat: A Blog by Rover

Rover's got you covered, even when you don't need a dog sitter or dog walker. Check out our blog for pictures of adorable dogs, help on your biggest dog-related questions, and more:

Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

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.

We're proud to support over 200 organizations across the nation, including: