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The average rate is $15/hr as of May 2024

The average star rating for dog walkers is 4.8

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Adranetta W.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr3 yrs exp

Great With Kids Of All Kinds Including Special Needs,I Helped Run A Sunday School Class Between 10-15 Children 2 Of Which Were Autistic. I'm Very Crafty And Energetic. I Can Also Cook And Do Light Cleaning As Well As Dog Walking And Laundry.

I watched 4-7-year-old children for Sunday school for 2 years. I have also babysat for 3 children a 6 years old a 4-year-old and a 6-month-old. I have experience with children of all ages. I am also the oldest of 3 and my brother and sister are twins so I watched them quietly. In few times I can also cook and clean and dog walk.
Adranetta can also help with: Meal prep, light cleaning, swimming supervision, craft assistance
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Celine R.


Ashburn, VA

$18-45/hr10 yrs exp

Dog/cat Walker And Sitter

Hi my name is Celine. I am a responsible and dedicated pet lover with experience in dog care. Whether it's daily walks, playtime, or drop in visits for feeds, I am committed to providing the best care for your dog/s. Their safety, happiness, and well-being are my top priorities. Please feel free to get in touch to discuss your...
Celine can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
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Robin D.


Ashburn, VA

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Available For Occasional Pet Care- Experience With Snakes And Lizards

Hello! I'm a pet loving mom to four boys who would love to be considered for occasional pet care. I have a labradoodle and two snakes. I have had many pet cats in my life and also had pet iguanas and other lizards. I would consider keeping your pet at my home (another dog or an animal in a cage or tank) in the right...
Robin can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting, boarding
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Mason M.


Ashburn, VA

$13-20/hr1 yrs exp

Experienced Pet Owner Of All Ages And Sizes

I have grown up with four dogs in my family. One sedentary yellow lab who requires specialized medications, walks, and care. The other three were rural and lived very independent lives that required careful monitoring and engagement to keep them behaving. I love spending time with all kinds of animals and am perfectly...
Mason can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
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Traci J.


Ashburn, VA

$35-50/hr8 yrs exp

Part-Time Pet Care Available

I have been house sitting, dog sitting and cat sitting for various people for the last 20 years. I have the most experience with dogs, but have sat for cats and other household pets. I prefer to stay in the Ashburn/Leesburg/Aldie area but would consider other areas. My In Home Overnight care includes evening, dinner, nighttime...
Traci can also help with: Daily feeding, pet sitting, boarding, administration of medicine, pet walking
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Sarah K.


Ashburn, VA

$12-20/hr5 yrs exp

Petsitter

I have experience walking and caring for a variety of dog breeds, as well as experience taking care of cats.
Sarah can also help with: Pet transportation, pet sitting, pet walking
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Diana A.


Ashburn, VA

$8-13/hr2 yrs exp

Animals Lover!

I'm a animal lover! I like to take care of them! I really enjoyed Time playing and walking with them! They are amazing an Good friends! I love it!
Diana can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
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Lauren C.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr7 yrs exp

Animal Lover

I love all animals. I have been pet sitting since middle school. I have cared for all of the animals in my neighborhood. I have also done a three week internship at an animal hospital. I love and care for every animal as if they're my own. I have a dog of my own that I love very much and I walk and feed him all the time and give...
Lauren can also help with: Pet transportation, pet sitting, pet walking
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Erika O.


Ashburn, VA

$17-26/hr1 yrs exp

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I own a 3-year-old cat named Nike and I've pet sat for my friends a couple of times. I'm used to administering pills in their food, walking, feeding, and playing with them. I'm flexible, so if there are any special requests such as pills to give them and/or birthday things to do with them, I'll gladly follow any directions you'd...
Erika can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking
I have always have pets and love dogs. I am willing to give so fun walks for your doggies and entertainment. I currently have 2 dogs and we have been through training with both.
Maria can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
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Stacie T.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr2 yrs exp

I have taken care of many loved pets, including my own precious dog and cat! Love going on walks, teaching new tricks, cuddles. I am very dependable and reliable.
Stacie can also help with: Boarding, pet transportation, pet walking, pet sitting
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Mary M.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr1 yrs exp

I've had cats in my home for my entire life, but I've also had experience watching and walking dogs. I have my own transportation, don't smoke, and can pet sit overnight if needed.
Mary can also help with: Pet transportation, pet walking, pet sitting, administration of medicine
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Nathan J.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr7 yrs exp

Animal Lover!

I enjoy the company of dogs and cats alike and work with several on a farm. I have the energy to walk and run with them and give them the personalized attention they need.
Nathan can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking
5.0
"Nathan is a very caring and kind person. He has a quick smile and very reliable."

Nancy F.

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Savannah T.


Ashburn, VA

$12-20/hr6 yrs exp

Savannah

Hi! My name is Savannah and i'm an 18-year-old senior. I have been around dogs and cats all my life and other various animals along the way. At the moment we have 9 pets, but have had 12 at the most at one time. I have grown up taking care of all my pets and still do to this day. I love animals and am very flexible with timing....
Savannah can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking
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Emilee D.


Ashburn, VA

$14-19/hr3 yrs exp

Loving Pet Owner Who Is Missing Her Little Guys Back At Home! Looking To Help Out During This Time!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi, My name is Emilee D and I'm a student at Towson University. I live in a spacious townhouse with three rooms right down the road from Towson University. I have a fenced in backyard in case any dogs need to stay the night. I have two family dogs that live in New York with my family. They are a Corgi named Tobi and a Terrier...
Emilee can also help with: Pet transportation, pet sitting, boarding, administration of medicine, pet walking
5.0
"Emilee was amazing to work with. she took care of our dog and responded frequently."

Neeraj C.

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Gissell V.


Ashburn, VA

$38-40/hr2 yrs exp

Dedicated and compassionate pet enthusiast with 3 years of experience in providing exceptional care for a variety of animals. With a deep understanding of animal behavior and needs, I strive to ensure the well-being and happiness of every furry friend under my care. Services Offered: Dog walking: Tailored walks to meet each...
Gissell can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
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Jill R.


Ashburn, VA

$15-20/hr

Part-time, Pet Caregiver

I have always lived with dogs. I am a huge animal lover. I currently have a Golden Retriever, which needs much attention and love. I also have a rabbit. I have walked many dogs before and cared for pets while families go on vacations. I also have experience with horse care.
Jill can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting, boarding, daily feeding
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Alexandra F.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr2 yrs exp

Petsitter

I mostly have experience with cats and dogs, but am open to taking care of other animals. I have cat sat for my neighbors over the past few years and I have a 10-year-old dog. I love hanging out with animals and taking them for walks.
Alexandra can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking
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Julie W.


Ashburn, VA

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Let Me Do It For You!

Feeling overburdened and something's gotta give? Let me help you. I have a lifetime of experience in dealing with the tasks of life. I am a widow with grown sons with young kids of their own. I have few demands on my time and am interested in creating a future travel fund for myself thru completion of odd jobs or companionship....
Julie can also help with: Changing bed linens
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Kristin M.


Ashburn, VA

$62/hr10 yrs exp

Retired Navy RN Looking To Make Life Easier For You

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Retired Navy nurse currently working part time care giver. I am looking for another part time position as a RN. My RN license is current, I'm college educated and love to walk. I'm good with cats and dogs as well as people of all ages.
Kristin can also help with: Personal care, dementia, light cleaning, meal prep, errands, companionship & more
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