Dog Walking in Washington, D.C.

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

1. Monica

It's all about the L♡VE! #furbabies

Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Monica came on short notice (i.e. 12 hours!) to handle a dog walking emergency when I was stuck out of town with a cancelled flight. She did a great job and ... (more)"

2. Morgan

Friendly care serving Logan Circle

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

18 repeat clients

"Morgan was a wonderful walker for my dog, Oscar! she was great about sending updates and photos of their walks together. Oscar loved her and we’ll definitely... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
3. Janine

I love my babies!

Catholic University-Brookland, WASH, DC, 20017

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

74 repeat clients

"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)"

4. Megan

I'll run with your dog if preferred

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

8 repeat clients

"Megan was awesome! She was very responsive and seemed to have a great time with Josie. Thanks Megan! (more)"

5. Stephanie

I’m a nurse who loves dogs!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I grew up with seven German Shepherds and a Yorkie, taking care of them from puppies to seniors. I also fostered Great Pyrenees dogs in college. I ... (more)

6. Rachel

I’ll run or walk with your dog!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rachel stepped in when I needed a last-minute walker, and she was fantastic. Highly recommended! (more)"

7. Brady

A happy dog makes me happy too!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20010

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I have known Brady since she was about 12. She has always taken care of cats, dogs, Guinea pigs, rabbits and even snakes in that time. She takes immaculate c... (more)"

8. Daniel

Puppy pal and dog-loving enthusiast

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Daniel did a great job. He was always reliable and took care to review how our arrangement was to work. He related well to Oliver, so that Oliver came to a... (more)"

9. Brianna

Student- ready to cuddle with pups!

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

"Brianna is an experienced dog caregiver, who has always had dogs in her life. She will treat your dogs with love and respect as if they are her own. (more)"

10. Amanda

DOGS ARE LIFE! I need more in mine!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

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

3 repeat clients

"Amanda is a very friendly and seems to be comfortable and confident around dogs. She took our dog one 1.2 mile walk, which is great for only 30 minutes! Our ... (more)"

11. Gulliver

Having Dog friends is the best !

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

2 repeat clients

"Gulliver and my pup were great walking buds while I was away on vacation. He left great notes and photos that put me at ease. (more)"

12. Guillermo

I'm happy when your dog's happy!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

10 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)"

13. Jodie

Bark bark. Don’t Worry, They Get It

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Jodie was great, she walked ringo in the time frame I requested and played with him after the walk to try and tire him out a bit as well. She also happily ag... (more)"

14. 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)"

15. Oscar

Home Full Time Dog Lover!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

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

7 repeat clients

"Oscar is phenomenal!! (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
16. Lauren

I'll love your dog.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Lauren was wonderful with our young puppy. She communicated promptly and effectively, was flexible with our schedules and we felt confident our pup was in go... (more)"

17. Alexi

Puppy mom with more love to give!

Woodley Park, washington, DC, 20007

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

2 repeat clients

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

Confirmed President's Day Availability
18. Kevin

GWU Student | Dog Lover

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Kevin has been a great dog walker. He has been very flexible and understanding regarding my fluctuating schedule. Although my dog is shy when first meeting... (more)"

19. David

Former Dog Trainer

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"If you have a difficult dog, I recommend David S. wholeheartedly. His wealth of experience putting difficult dog's at ease is immediately apparent. He will t... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Emily

Run, play, skip - here for your dog

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20001

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

1 repeat client

"Emily es una persona en quien se puede confiar ciegamente el cuidado de su mascota. Les puedo contar que ella ama los animales, en especial los perros, y se ... (more)"


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When you book dog walking services on Rover, you'll be able to connect with a dog walker who's a good fit for you, your dog, and your lifestyle. Your walker can provide dog walking updates with start and stop times, a map of their walk with total distance, info about pee, poo, food and water breaks, and photos of your dog in action. Every walk booked through Rover also includes premium pet insurance, 24/7 support, and a reservation guarantee.

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And even better: the price of dog walking in Washington, D.C., DC might not be as much as you thought. Whatever your price range, you'll find a dog walker on Rover for almost any budget. Interested in finding out what the typical Rover dog walker expects as a dog walking fee? Visit our average dog walking rates to see the general fees before checking out an individual dog walker's rates.

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In short, when you book Washington, D.C. dog walking on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get to relax knowing that your pet is in good hands.