Dog Walking in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Dominique

I'll care for your pup like you do!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Dominique was great with Daisy. She walked her and fed her and sent me daily updates. She was also really accommodating with some complicated plans I had for... (more)"

2. Oscar

Home Full Time Dog Lover!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

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

3 repeat clients

"Oscar is phenomenal!! (more)"

3. Erin

Large apartment space.

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

"In addition to being a extremely kind individual, Erin has a strong love for animals. She takes extremely good care of dogs and makes sure that they are alw... (more)"

4. Nicole

I too love long walks and playing!

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

"Nicole is a , warm , honest, and caring individual. She loves animals and has a friendly and magnetic way with them. Our dog Lenny is afraid of many things b... (more)"

5. Chloe

Law student w/ a flexible schedule

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chloe was so awesome with my dog, Caleb! He can be a real handful but Chloe took great care of him. He absolutely loved her! Thanks Chloe!! (more)"

6. Ronald

Love to make dogs feel loved.

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ronald was amazing! Scout loved his long and adventurous walks, and I loved the adorable pictures I got every day. Ronald communicated well, and when somet... (more)"

7. Guillermo

I'm happy when your dog's happy!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

"I worked at an animal hospital, so I'm pretty demanding when selecting care providers for my dog while I'm away. Guillermo provides excellent care for my (oc... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

About: I've been a DC dweller for 7+ years and know where all the good dog parks are! I grew up on a ranch in the large state of Texas and was raised arou... (more)

Available this weekend
9. Tianna

Flexbile Dog Sitting Enthusiast

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20059

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tianna E. comes highly recommended as the ideal person to work with. As a coworker, I have witnessed her punctuality, excellent communication skills, and har... (more)"

10. 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)"

11. Ciana

All dogs are good dogs

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ciana has proven to be a very capable and nurturing care taker for all of our animals. We have a two large dogs, a lab and a rescue Shepard mix. The rescue, ... (more)"

12. Elizabeth

14th Street Puppy Paradise

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

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

9 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)"

Available this weekend
13. Travis

Mature Dog Lover; Flexible Schedule

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20004

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Travis is wonderful. He is very easy to communicate and coordinate with and takes the time to send me updates and photos of my pup. Having him as a dog walk... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Elizabeth

I work at The Humane Society!

Georgetown, Washington DC, DC, 20007

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

About: I love animals so much I took a job at The Humane Society of the United States. We have office dogs and I'm the resident dog sitter at work. I'... (more)

15. Jessica

Home full time with love to spare!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Jess is AMAZING. Incredibly communicative and sends great photos throughout the walk. We will continue to work with her and highly recommend you do, too! (more)"

16. Sigma

Let me take your dog to the park!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sigma is a true animal-lover! Our cat Maple Syrup immediately greets Sigma every time he comes to visit her, even though she won't let other guests come near... (more)"

17. Erin

Flexible, Reliable & Fun!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Erin is the best! She has been walking our dog Riley consistently for the past few weeks and is very reliable, responsible, and responsive! Riley is always v... (more)"

18. Ariel

Dogs first, money second!

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Ariel did a great job walking Charlie on a daily basis. She communicates very well, provide pictures and updates with the Rover Card. Charlie was very happy ... (more)"

19. Arriana

Responsible Dog Lover!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"This was the first time I have had anyone but myself or a friend walk my pups and Arriana made me feel totally comfortable! She communicated proactively and ... (more)"

20. Crysten

Trusted and Reliable Pet-sitter

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

1 repeat client

"Crysten is fantastic! Happy to have someone we trust in the neighborhood!! (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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