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Dog Walking in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

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1. Scott

Let me pamper your pup

Catholic University-Brookland, WASHINGTON, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Scott is great! He was really responsive when scheduling and super friendly with our new puppy. He struck a nice balance of walking and playing to get him ni... (more)"

2. Brittany

I love high-energy pups!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20018

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amazing, super communicative and available for last minute, extended walk... BLESS YOU and thank you so much again!!! (more)"

3. Rachel

I’ll run or walk with your dog!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

4. Adrienne

Energetic, attentive & respectful

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adrienne was very responsive and took great care of our pup. We got lots of great pictures and her updates were perfect. We will be using Adrienne again soon! (more)"

5. Whitney

Home Full Time - Large Yard

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"Whitney is super organized, responsive, trustworthy, and caring toward both pets and people. She grew up with dogs, cats, and horses. She has experience with... (more)"

6. Samantha

Love Is A Four-Legged Word

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

7. Zaineh

I'll run with your furry champ!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Zaineh was great! She was punctual and thoughtful. Bella loved running with her. (more)"

8. Devon

I've owned gods my entire life.

Arlington Ridge, Arlington, VA, 22202

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Devon was great with my dog and sent lots of pictures from their walk. Would totally use him again! (more)"

9. Natalie

Let's have a pawesome time!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Natalie is excellent. She truly loves animals, is attentive and our dog really seems to like her a lot! People in my apartment building have stopped me to ... (more)"

10. Cecelia

Responsible, active, and compassion

Mount Pleasant, Washington DC, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I will absolutely be using Cecelia in the future. I had a family emergency and last minute Cecelia was able to schedule a meet and greet with juniper and ... (more)"

11. Beth

Your dog will be my #1

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20001

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Beth loves every dogs she meets. She grew up with dogs (and cats), but now because of living arrangement, she cannot have a dog. She is a mature and responsi... (more)"

12. Janine

I love my babies!

Shaw, WASH, DC, 20001

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

"J is awesome! We're so happy we found her! She is super friendly and dependable and also patient (as i had a few regrettable spare key situations. She is als... (more)"

13. Guillermo

I'm happy when your dog's happy!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

"Guillermo was amazing! I’ve never used Rover before or had a dog walker before but he put me at ease. He was so patient with my dog and with my inquiries! An... (more)"

14. Tracy

Vet Asst. & Groomer w/open schedule

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20032

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great service and great comunucation! Tracy arrived on time and gave Bailey a great walk. Will be using her for future walks. (more)"

15. Reniece

Holiday Availability

U Street Corridor, Charlotte, DC, 20060

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

"I have known Reniece for many years and aside from the loving and caring qualities she already possesses, I can honestly say she would be a wonderful dog car... (more)"

16. Sarah

I'd love to play with your pup!

Downtown, NW Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah is great with dogs! She kept me well informed and sent many pictures of my pup. She is very caring and took time to give my dog not just a great walk... (more)"

Available this weekend
17. Lauren

I'll love your dog.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

18. Byron

Your dog needs a best friend too!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Byron did a few dog walks for my pup and did a great job. She’s a handful and tries to test her boundaries with new people, and Byron handled it well! She wa... (more)"

19. Toby

Love taking dogs on hikes!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Toby did an great job with our Golden Retriever puppy. She was always on time and she genuinely loved being with our dog. It was obvious. She worked very ... (more)"

20. Anna

Proven fun for dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anna walked my dog Stella and she was great! She was more than happy to come do a last minute meet and greet and Stella instantly was fond of her. Anna sent ... (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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3) Book & pay

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.