Dog Walking in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Tina

Home full-time-run with your dog!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, ARLINGTON, VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Tina is great - helped me out by taking Josie out while we were away most of the day. She could have been fine on her own but I was glad Tina was available t... (more)"

2. Stephanie

I’m a nurse who loves dogs!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Thank you so much!! (more)"

3. Calvin

Feathery furry and scaly pet life!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Calvin is super responsive and an extremely patient walker. Our puppy has had some issues on the leash and Calvin has helped reinforce better behavior. He al... (more)"

4. Jessica

I treat all dogs like my own!

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

4 repeat clients

"Jessica was able to help us out short notice. You could tell she really cared for our dog like her own. She sent pictures of them playing which I really appr... (more)"

5. Alexi

Puppy mom with more love to give!

Woodley Park, washington, DC, 20007

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

3 repeat clients

"Would recommend! Very communicative and flexible with both her and my schedule and the fur nugget is happy to see her! (more)"

6. Mariana

Your pet and I will have a blast!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mariana was very professional and very available, meeting all of our Pooch Dawg needs on very short notice. Lilly told me she was thrilled when I returned h... (more)"

7. Francis

Your Dog's Next Best Friend!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

1 repeat client

"Francis is a true "dog person" who loves nothing more than playing tug-o-war with any pup that he interacts with. When we lived together in graduate school, ... (more)"

8. Samantha

Love Is A Four-Legged Word

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sam is wonderful to work with! She is great with our pup, and is very communicative and reliable. (more)"

9. Ivy

Best care, high quality dog outings

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Ivy has always been good with dogs! She has a personality that dogs are drawn to and her love for the dogs shows in how much she cares for them! Very highly... (more)"

10. Irina

Luxury Home-Based Hotel in Adams Mo

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

5 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)"

11. Grace

Excited to care for your pup!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

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

2 repeat clients

"Grace did great with Gus and even went above and spent time with the nugget after the walk! Good communication and quick response time. Would recommend and u... (more)"

12. Monica

It's all about the L♡VE! #furbabies

Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 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)"

13. Rachel

I’ll run or walk with your dog!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

14. Samantha

Full Daytime Availability

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi! My name is Sam and I grew up in a household with multiple dogs and have been pet sitting for friends since moving to DC. The adorable pup in my... (more)

15. Guillermo

I'm happy when your dog's happy!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

12 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)"

16. Lucy

Flexible, reliable, and organized

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

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

"Lucy loves my dog as much as I do! When Lucy takes care of my dog I know that she'll get a lot of play time, trips to the park, and plenty of cuddles. It's t... (more)"

17. Tami

Pet lover who enjoys active fun

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

6 repeat clients

"Tami is awesome - super communicative and reliable and loved our puppy! Great with dogs and has a lot of experience (and patience). As new puppy owners, we w... (more)"

18. Corinne

Great match for your beloved pet!

Georgetown, washington, DC, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"We had a short notice need for a dog walker due to some travel issues that popped up. Corinne was a fantastic help. She was extremely responsive, went out of... (more)"

19. Yiling

Home full-time, dilligent exercise

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

"Yiling was a great walker and we will definitely be reaching out to her again, if our normal dog-walker is out of pocket. She was extremely prompt and was e... (more)"

20. Colleen

Work from home, flexible schedule

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20001

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Colleen is great with our dog. Very communicative and easy to work with. She sends us updates and plenty of pictures from their walks. Thanks! (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: