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Dog Walking in Swanson, Richmond, VA

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

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)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
2. 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! Both pups get so excited when they see her at the front door. Such a great experience for us! (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
3. Alex

Home for summer-will walk your dog!

Stratford Hills, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alex has been WONDERFUL. He is always responsive to messages and he sends me pictures and notes after every walk. My snuggle bug of a dog loves him! (more)"

Available this weekend
4. 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)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
5. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Should’ve left a review 10x over already. Chandler is great. He’s reliable and awesome with the pup. Effortless communication and always willing to work with... (more)"

6. 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)"

7. 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)"

8. Mariah

Any dog is a good dog!

Forest Hill Terrace, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mariah has watched my dogs (3) on numerous occasions for different periods of time, some a week plus. My dogs absolutely love her. She is passionate and affe... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
9. Joy

I will put all my love and care in.

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Joy is a responsible and caring individual. She has a love for all animals big and small. She is great at caring for animals and shows compassion and love fo... (more)"

10. 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)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
11. Tyler

A good dog is a happy dog.

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Tyler is excellent and very dog savvy- he knew exactly how to interact with my very nervous/shy puppy who then warmed up to him pretty quickly and he's great... (more)"

12. Christina

active! dog LOVER!

Westover Hills West, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Love Christina!!! Used her multiple times for my big dog and she’s so patient and kind with him. Very thorough with her summaries and trustyworthy! I use her... (more)"

13. Katie

Licensed Veterinary Nurse

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"I can't say enough wonderful things about Katie and her commitment to pets. She is not only loving, caring and compassionate but she is also knowledgeable an... (more)"

14. Matthew

Care for Your Furry Friends!

Richmond, VA, 23235

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Matthew has taken care of our dog and home on several occasions. We always return home to a happy dog and a home that barely looks like anyone was there! Mat... (more)"

15. Amelia

No pet shall feel lonely

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amelia is a loving and responsible person who grew up with animals, including a geriatric dog. We’re about to get a new dog ourselves, and if we lived closer... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
16. Diana

Happy Pups, One Tail Wag At A Time

Chesterfield, VA, 23832

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have Diana for ten years and in that time, she has ALWAYS been good with animals. Everyone says they love animals, but Diana is the type to be able to feel... (more)"

17. Reagan

Local dog lover seeks new buddies!

Swansboro, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Reagan is absolutely wonderful. She's a reliable, intelligent, honest soul who has helped me out with my pup quite a bit. I know I can always count on her a... (more)"

18. Lucy

Dog owner, dog lover, dog walker

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lucy is an attentive and loving pet owner who I have known for over 10 years. Pups will love her outgoing personality, and back scratches. Lucy will have you... (more)"

19. Schyller

Active, Trustworthy, and Flexible!!

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I needed somebody to come into my house while I was at work and take my dog on a walk, and I had a good feeling about Schyller, so I contacted her. At our m... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
20. Trevor

Home 24/7-If you call, I'll bark!

Jahnke, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Trevor was very friendly and caring with my dog. He was more than happy to accommodate my busy schedule with work and travel and even adapted to last minute ... (more)"

When it comes to pet care and dog walking, pet owners in Swanson, Richmond, VA trust their pets with walkers on Rover.com. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed dog walkers in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Dog walking doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a dog walker on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a dog walker and pet care on Rover? Check out our average dog walking rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a walker who seems like a great match.

We've been there: rushing home during every lunch break to take the dog for a quick walk around the block. Good news: You can easily find and book Swanson dog walking services on Rover. Whether you need a one-time dog walker or someone to take your dog for a stroll every day, we've got you covered. Exercise for your dog and peace of mind for you are just a few clicks away. Every walk is covered by premium pet insurance, at no extra cost to you. You can even ask your dog walker to send you a photo update. Whether you already have a favorite dog walker on Rover or you're new to the site, we'd love to connect you with a dog walker in Swanson, Richmond the next time you're unavailable. We're confident you and your dog will love it.

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