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211 dog walkers are listed in Washington, DC

The average rate is $17/hr as of December 2023

The average experience for nearby dog walkers is 3 years

Dog walkers in Washington, DC

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Prapawee A.


Washington, DC

$17-22/hr1 yrs exp

Dog Walking/sitting

5.0

(1)

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- Deliver pet care for small and large dog breeds, including daily exercise, feeding an emotional support during owners's absent. - Ensure appropriate food and water levels for pet during visits and delivered play and companionship to reduce anxiety emotional distress.
Prapawee can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking

Recent review:

5.0
Great communicator. Professional and timely. Did a great job taking care of our senior dog.

Reviewed by Care member

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Jensen P.


Washington, DC

$16-21/hr1 yrs exp

Active And Caring Graduate Student Available For Dog Walks!

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Hi! I am finishing my first year of graduate school at American University studying to get my PhD in neuroscience. I graduated from Dartmouth college last year where I was on the field hockey team, and I am still very active so have lots of energy to take dogs of any excitement level for walks or...
Jensen can also help with: Pet walking
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Sophia V.


Washington, DC

$16-21/hr3 yrs exp

Pet Lover Who Can Dog Sit Or Walk

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Hi there! I am a young professional in Washington, DC who enjoys child care and pet sitting during my flexible work hours. I have experience nannying for three families in the Washington DC area - assisting them with after school pickup and drive to activities, homework help, activity planning, and...
Sophia can also help with: Pet sitting
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Paula T.


Washington, DC

$23/hr7 yrs exp

English And Spanish Teacher. Nanny With 7 Years Of Experience. 3 Years Of Experience Walking Dogs.

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Allow me to provide you with a brief introduction. I am from Bogotá, Colombia and am 29 years old. I hold a bachelor's degree in teaching English as a foreign language and also have experience as a Spanish language tutor. Previously, I worked as a teacher in both a primary school and a language...
Paula can also help with: Grocery shopping, Light cleaning, Travel
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Jordan C.


Washington, DC

$20-50/hr10 yrs exp

Walking, Hiking, And Care For All Animals!

5.0

(1)

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I believe that animals make us better people when they show us the meaning of unconditional love and unwavering companionship. 20+ years of pet care experience. We love the animals that we care for. House sitting also available with references :) I have experience caring for and training the...
Jordan can also help with: Dog training, Administration of medicine, Grooming, Pet sitting, Pet transportation, Pet walking

Recent reviews:

5.0
Jordan was so good with my pup Max! Max is a high energy pit mix, and Jordan provided the perfect amount of structure and exercise for him. Whenever I came home after Max spent time with Jordan, I could tell...

Reviewed by Care member

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Emma P.


Washington, DC

$15-50/hr6 yrs exp

Overnights, Walks, And Weekends!

5.0

(4)

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Young professional living in Capitol Hill looking for pet sitting gigs. Grew up with dogs and cats! Love all animals and can handle tough pets. I am willing to do overnights in your home! I have watched various pets across the city. I have a great and consistent track record - check out my...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Emma was wonderful taking care of my cats Ophelia and Khloe! Plus she was great with my sisters 3 dogs and Cat. I would highly recommend her!

Reviewed by Melissa C.

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Maria Del Mar H.


Washington, DC

$17-25/hr

Animal Lover Looking To Walk Your Pet

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I am an animal lover, I have loved them since I was little. In my native country I have a shih Tzu dog, I took care of him for 2 years until I decided to come here. I used to walk my neighbors' dogs once a day. I love playing with them. I would love to share my references if you ask for them!
Maria Del Mar can also help with: Pet walking
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Marissa M.


Washington, DC

$8-50/hr

Dog Sitter And Walker

5.0

(1)

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Hello! I am looking to dog sit and walk friendly pups anytime outside regular working hours. I have had two small dogs of my own, one 15 yr old dachshund mix and one 1 yr old labradoodle. I am available after work and on weekends in the Capitol Hill area and in the Silver Spring (Forest Glenn) area.
Marissa can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting

Recent review:

5.0
Marissa dog sat Marley at our house for a long weekend and was fantastic! She is great with dogs! She is very reliable and attentive and picked up easily on our dog's preferences. We will definitely hire...

Reviewed by Mary R.

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Jason G.


Washington, DC

$35-45/hr1 yrs exp

Dog Sitting Or Short-term Boarding

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I grew up with pets and recently lost my own beautiful girl that I had for a great 16 years. Having a dog make it that long means I was a good owner. Anyway, while I still miss her, I am not in the position to make another commitment at the moment, so I will gladly watch, walk, or house sit yours....
Jason can also help with: Pet sitting, Boarding
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Maya C.


Washington, DC

$21-27/hr2 yrs exp

Pet Sitter Who Adores Dogs!

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I have 2 years of experience. I can help with Pet Walking and Pet Sitting. I am a sophomore at American University and I'm hoping to bring my car down here after Thanksgiving break! I have three dogs at home and I would like to work with dogs because I miss my own so much!
Maya can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Meghan M.


Washington, DC

$17-22/hr1 yrs exp

Dog Walker/sitter

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Hello! My name is Meghan and I'm a 26-year-old legal fellow/attorney. I just moved to the DC area for work and am looking to take on pet care roles around the city. The majority of my experience caring for pets stems from my work as a nanny, which I did for on and off for about 10 years. I am very...
Meghan can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Matty S.


Washington, DC

$18-25/hr

Call me Matty S (Dog And Cat Sitter)

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I love animals!! I always wanted a dog at home but instead found joy in watching over my friends pets during winter breaks when they would leave town. I love walking dogs, sitting with cats and lulling them into a sweet nap, and it's safe to say that if you can deal with baby poop (which I do), you...
Matty can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Michelle P.


Washington, DC

$15-30/hr3 yrs exp

Friendly And Loving Dog Person!

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I've had a dog my whole life and am always the go to when any friends or family members need someone to watch their dog. I enjoy walking outside and playing with dogs in the home or at the dog park or fenced yard. I've trained several dogs in my life and am happy to help with any training that needs...
Michelle can also help with: Boarding, Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Eliya H.


Washington, DC

$15-22/hr3 yrs exp

Dog Lover, Responsible Sitter/walker

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Experienced dog sitter and walker. I keep to your requested feeding, walking, and (cuddling) schedule and will make sure your dog feels loved and cared for.
Eliya can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting
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Calli H.


Washington, DC

$8-13/hr1 yrs exp

Dog Lover

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I grew up around dogs and have always loved them. I prefer to travel to homes to care for pets. Would be happy to bring the pets on walks. Can also perform baths and light grooming.
Calli can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting, Administration of medicine
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Shalima M.


Washington, DC

$17-30/hr2 yrs exp

Dog Sitter

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Love taking care of pets and have a natural sense of their liking. Loving, understanding and patient with them . Love taking long walks with them and I live near a dog park.
Shalima can also help with: Pet walking, Boarding
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Aalayah E.


Washington, DC

$15-35/hr3 yrs exp

Dog Loving College Student

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Hi, thank you for your consideration! I provide dog sitting in your own home which includes walking and tidying up after the dog(s). I'm an experienced dog owner and dog foster, with over 10 years of experience. I love dogs of all sizes and ages. I also can provide baths and light grooming. Thank...
Aalayah can also help with: Pet walking, Dog training, Pet sitting
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Sari C.


Washington, DC

$18-50/hr1 yrs exp

A Dog Mom With An Olive Garden Motto!

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When you're pet's here they're family! I have taken care of dogs since I was 13, I started out as a baby and pet sitter caring for kids and pets in client's homes. Then as a sitter I was relied on to walk and feed their pets. Now as a dog owner myself I do all that and more! Taking care of Roscoe...
Sari can also help with: Pet sitting, Boarding, Pet walking
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Dianne T.


Washington, DC

$10-15/hr

Loving Dog Walker

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My name is Dianne. I just moved to the USA from the Philippines and have lived in the states for 8 months so far. I'm Deaf and grew up around hearing people. Fluent in English and Chinese with conversational ability in Tagalog, American Sign Language, and Filipino Sign Language. I love dogs of...
Dianne can also help with: Pet sitting, Pet walking
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Krystina S.


Washington, DC

$16-21/hr

Dog/House Sitter

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I've dog sat for numerous families throughout the years. Most experienced with golden doodles. Love walks and cuddles. Comfortable with large and small dogs.
Krystina can also help with: Pet sitting
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Dionne S.


Washington, DC

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Popular Dog Walker, Sitter, And Drop-In Care

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I love animals, and animals love me!! I am reliable, with over 30 years of experience. Safety is my number one priority so the walk will be on safe roads while also remaining on sidewalks. I truly enjoy providing services to families and their loved ones. I am an Independent Dog Sitter with the...
Dionne can also help with: Pet walking
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Alexis A.


Washington, DC

$17-22/hr1 yrs exp

Experienced Dog Walker And Pet Sitter

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I have over 3 years of experience walking dogs and pet sitting. My priority is to provide your pet with the best level of care!
Alexis can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting
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Mikesha W.


Washington, DC

$20-23/hr4 yrs exp

Dog Sitter/ Dog Walker

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I am a 23-year-old law student looking to walk dogs/ dog-sit. I have taken care of my own dog for 11 years and I have paid experience looking after friends dogs for the past four years. I am very allergic to cats, so I would ideally like to work in a household with no cats.
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Victoria H.


Washington, DC

$22/hr1 yrs exp

Dog Lover, Active, And Responsible Caretaker

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My name is Victoria, I have been living in DC for three and a half years. I am outgoing, friendly, and responsible. I can help with Pet Walking and Pet Sitting.
Victoria can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting
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Casey S.


Washington, DC

$14-25/hr

Young Professional Seeking Dog/Cat Sitting

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I have my own sweet pup, Theo, and absolutely love animals! I live downtown and have some extra time on my hands. I'd be happy to help walk your dog or care for your pets while you're away. I know the comfort in knowing your animals are safe and happy!
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Sarie B.


Washington, DC

$18-25/hr5 yrs exp

Caring And Compassionate Dog Walker

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I've been working and caring for dogs for 15 years and have even worked with and trained service dogs. Friends and family have relied on me to walk and care for their furry ones. I love dogs and look forward to providing you with the support you need! During the year I work as a preschool teacher...
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Giselle D.


Washington, DC

< $10/hr2 yrs exp

5.0

(3)

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I am a dog owner and overall a dog lover. I have experiences caring for dogs and feel comfortable walking/running, feeding, playing with and caring for them. I have participated in pet care summer programs as well which have given me a tremendous understanding of what it means to take care of...
Giselle can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting

Recent reviews:

5.0
Giselle is very patient and lovable, never thinks twice to help others . She takes much pride on always being on time and finishing what she starts . Very responsible young lady.

Reviewed by JoseM C.

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Jordan R.


Washington, DC

$15-30/hr8 yrs exp

Responsible Animal Lover

5.0

(3)

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Hesitated on how many years of experience to put since I have been taking care of animals since I can remember! Even when I was little my parents were strict on that we had to take care of our pets. Since I was in middle school I've walked neighbors dogs and house sat and have continued to because I...
Jordan can also help with: Pet transportation, Pet walking, Pet sitting

Recent reviews:

5.0
Jordan was amazing with our dogs while we traveled for a week. She took care of them brilliantly, and also made sure our house was in tip top shape when we returned. Highly, highly recommend!

Reviewed by Care member

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Taneya D.


Washington, DC

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Pet Nanny

5.0

(3)

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I am in California. I provide dog walking and pet sitting in your own home, as the in-home pets do not like to share their space. I have had and watched a numerous amount of animals live a long and happy life. I love pets of all sizes and ages. I have a better connection with animals and love...
Taneya can also help with: Dog training, Pet sitting, Pet walking, Pet transportation

Recent reviews:

5.0
Best in the business HANDS DOWN

Reviewed by Toni B.

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Karen T.


Washington, DC

$20-35/hr2 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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Hello! I am a nursing student looking for occasional jobs that are short shifts (long if need be). I have experience in pet sitting, walking and transportation. I also have two dogs of my own! I love animals. I worked at a Banfield Pet Hospital for almost a year and encountered many different pets.
Karen can also help with: Pet walking, Pet sitting, Pet transportation

Recent review:

5.0
I recently had the pleasure of entrusting my cat to Karen's care while I was away for a weekend. I cannot express enough how grateful I am to have found such a reliable and attentive pet sitter like...

Reviewed by Care member

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Recent dog walker reviews from local pet parents in Washington, DC

Prapawee A.

5.0

Great communicator. Professional and timely. Did a great job taking care of our senior dog.

- Care member

Jordan C.

5.0

Jordan was so good with my pup Max! Max is a high energy pit mix, and Jordan provided the perfect amount of structure and exercise for him. Whenever I came home after Max spent time with Jordan, I could tell how happy and fulfilled he was. I could not recommend Jordan enough!!

- Care member

Emma P.

5.0

Emma was wonderful taking care of my cats Ophelia and Khloe! Plus she was great with my sisters 3 dogs and Cat. I would highly recommend her!

- Melissa C.

Marissa M.

5.0

Marissa dog sat Marley at our house for a long weekend and was fantastic! She is great with dogs! She is very reliable and attentive and picked up easily on our dog's preferences. We will definitely hire Marissa again.

- Mary R.

Giselle D.

5.0

Giselle is very patient and lovable, never thinks twice to help others . She takes much pride on always being on time and finishing what she starts . Very responsible young lady.

- JoseM C.

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Average Rating4.8 / 5

Dog Walkers in Washington, DC are rated 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 53 reviews of the 211 listed dog walkers.