Dog Walking in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA

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

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1. Emma

I love to walk, too!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emma was fantastic and very patient with our puppy! She took great care of him, sent lots of pictures, and kept us updated on how he was doing through the day! (more)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bree was easy to communicate with and sent updates and photos of my dog. Friendly and my dog really likes her! (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Cierra

I'll be your dog's running buddy!

Bellevue, Richmond, VA, 23227

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I trust Cierra with any dog or cat, large or small, well-trained or needing some extra effort. She is compassionate, attentive, and diligent, and her love fo... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
4. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can't say enough good things about Chandler! This was our first time leaving our dog with someone from Rover, he usually stays with family or friends but w... (more)"

5. Brittany

Work from home Pug Mom

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittany has been amazing with our dog. She is incredibly responsive and gives great feedback in her Rover card. My dog and I couldn’t be happier! (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
6. Olivia

I’ll run with your dog :)

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Olivia is an awesome dog walker. She handles both of my labs with ease walking them at the same time. She’s punctual and always has a smile on her face. She ... (more)"

7. Felicia

Groomer and Trainer= loving pup pro

Edgewood, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Felicia is reliable, prompt, and courteous. She always takes good care of my dog and sends cute pictures with reports afterwards. I am a recurrent customer a... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
8. Robert

I Love Dogs More Than People

Central Office, Richmond, VA, 23219

Dog Walking

"Robert is a true dog lover! He's gentle, patient and trustworthy. He will treat your dog as his own. He's wonderful! Such a positive experience! (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Sierra

I'll walk,run,an play with your dog

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sierra is great with my 1.5 year old pitbull. My dog is generally cautious around new people but warmed up quickly to Sierra. She responds promptly and is fl... (more)"

10. Sara

Love going on walks by the river

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As Sara's sister and roommate, I have seen the love Sara has for animals grow since she was young. She is a responsible, attentive, loving dog caregiver and ... (more)"

11. Mariah

Any dog is a good dog!

Forest Hill Terrace, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ever since Mariah was little, she has loved animals. From horse back riding to dreaming of becoming a vet, she has always shown a passion for animals in ever... (more)"

12. Amber Edmondson

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We’ve gotten off to such a great start with Amber!! Super thankful for her flexibility and patience getting to know my pup and establishing a rhythm. I can a... (more)"

13. Elizabeth

Dog Walking & Pet Sitting Pro

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Sparky (or "Sparky Lucky Number Seven") was my first pet who taught me the fundamental responsibilities of pet care from feeding, grooming, and hea... (more)

14. Bekka

Home full-time

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Prompt, flexible, reliable. Peach and Spyder look forward to hanging out with Bekka again. (more)"

15. Sidney

Experienced & Active Dog Enthusiast

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thanks for taking the pup for a walk last minute. She looked so happy in the pictures! (more)"

16. Bethany

I love all dogs and love to play!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can tell from the pictures Piper had a great time with Bethany. Scheduling more appointments now! (more)"

17. Lindsey

Looking for doggie cuddles

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"What a wonderful person! I’d trust Woody with Lindsey any day!! (more)"

18. Kellie

Teacher by day - dog momma by night

Central Office, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

"Kellie is excellent with dogs!! She’s very responsible and gentle with them and loves making sure they are taken care of. She’ll ensure they have a fun time ... (more)"

19. Hannah

Lover of Dogs

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hannah Myers. 23. I’ve grown up my whole life with a dog in the home. Now that I’ve officially moved out of my parents home and my childhood pup... (more)

20. Glencora

Excited to meet your best friend!

Chimborazo, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Glencora takes wonderful care of my dog. I trust her completely! I always know that my dog is getting good care and exercise when she is dog walking/pet sitt... (more)"

Pet parents in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA love dog walkers on Rover.com. 663 owners have reviewed walkers in Richmond, 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.

We know you can't always be there, and it's our goal is to connect you with walkers in your neighborhood who can help take care of your pet. With Rover, it's easy to find and book Shockoe Slip dog walkers who will give your dog the exercise they need. Book a 30-minute walk one day, once a week, or even every day. That way, you can take care of what you need to do and know your dog is getting the love they deserve. No matter how often you need a walker or dog walker, we're here for you. We're proud to offer complimentary premium insurance with dog walking services booked through Rover. The next time you're looking for a dog walker in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, visit Rover to search for the perfect dog walker, set up a Meet & Greet, and book a walk anytime you need it. All you have to do after that is sit back and relax: your dog's in good hands.

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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 Shockoe Slip, Richmond 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 Richmond.

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4) Enjoy your trip

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