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52,952 dog walkers are listed on Care.com

The average rate is $13/hr as of February 2023

The average star rating for dog walkers is 4.8

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Marcia M.


Palm Bay, FL

$10-25/hr 5 yrs exp

Experienced, Safe And Reliable Pet Caregiver!!

5.0

(12)

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Hi. I'm a CVT. I have 25+ yrs experience working with cats and dogs. I'm the Pres/Founder of a cat rescue. I operated a "home-based" dog care and boarding business for several years before moving to a new home. I'm reliable, safe, insured, mature and experienced. Comfortable with walking multiple...

Recent Review:

5.0
Marcia has watched our lab mix, Shelly, on multiple occasions. She is fabulous! She is professional and knowledgeable, and frequently gives us updates during the time we are away. Highly recommend!

Reviewed by Gena B.

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William S.


Oreland, PA

$15-25/hr 6 yrs exp

Full Time Caregiver Available

5.0

(11)

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I provide dog sitting, dog walking, and pet care services. Safety is my number one concern when caring for pets. I am fully insured for providing pet care services. I have 6 years of experience between fostering dogs, volunteering with local dog rescues, taking care of dogs, pet sitting dogs, and...
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Amy I.


Lewisville, TX

$20-35/hr 10 yrs exp

Loving Care For Your Pet

5.0

(17)

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Hi. I have been doing pet care for 10 years. I have lived in Lewisville for 20 years. I have current ongoing experience walking dogs on a daily basis, giving medications if needed and feeding and playing with them. I do have experience with senior dogs and giving oral medications. I have taken care...
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Julie B.


Mesa, AZ

$13-18/hr 2 yrs exp

House And Pet Sitting Available - Full Time Business Professional Looking For Extra Summer Income

5.0

(12)

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Hi, I'm Julie... a reliable and trustworthy animal lover with a full time job in the finance industry, looking for extra work I enjoy! My drop-in visits are trustworthy, reliable, and fully equipped with walks, cuddles / playtime, fresh food & water for your dogs, cats and other pets. Your furry...
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Sharon B.


Gainesville, GA

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

We Will Treat Your Pets Like Family!!!

5.0

(11)

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I am recently retired and am now free to embrace my passion which is my love of animals. My husband and I have been married for 39 years and have 1 lovely daughter and 3 beautiful grandchildren along with 2 dogs, 6 cats, 3 birds, 2 gerbils, and a pond filled of gorgeous Koi and goldfish. I will...
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Christy W.


Mount Pleasant, NC

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(12)

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Hey there, My name is Christy. I've been pet sitting for 15 years and love every minute of it! My 5 yr Nanny job recently came to an end when school started back. I literally missed their family pets the most! I receive weekly pics of their dogs waiting by the window for me each morning. I can...
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Kristin S.


Ashland, KY

$15-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Fun And Energetic Animal Provider

5.0

(13)

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Hi, my name is Kristin and I love animals. I currently have two cute beagles at home whose names are Josey and Kimber. The care I give them is very exceptional! We take walks, play catch, take morning runs, groom him once a week, and show them so much love. This is the type of care I would give...

Recent Review:

5.0
ABOVE AND BEYOND. I am very familiar with the world of housekeeping and pet care; both as a consumer & provider. After two terrible hires, I had almost given up. I hired Kristin and cannot tell you how thrilled...

Reviewed by Tiffany B.

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Mary L.


Des Moines, IA

$25-50/hr 7 yrs exp

Attentive and Loving Critter Care

4.9

(11)

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I provide pet-care to the Des Moines and surrounding areas, offering scheduled dog walking and pet-care visits, as well as overnight care for your pets and your home. I have experience with dogs, cats, fish, a variety of domestic pets, horses, and ponies. Whether your pets have fur, fins, feathers,...
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Yvonne M.


Las Vegas, NV

$20-50/hr 10 yrs exp

Energetic And Experienced Pet Care Provider

5.0

(18)

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I have had pets (dogs, cats, birds, fish, bunnies, rodents) my whole life and have always considered them family. I've rescued animals my whole life as well, it's a passion to help the helpless. I've dealt with a lot of health issues with our fur-babies, so administering medicine is not a big deal...
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Laurie I.


Greensboro, NC

$15-40/hr 10 yrs exp

I'm Here To Help With Your Pet/s Care.

5.0

(11)

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Hello my name is Laurie, I have a-lot of experience with pet care from having my own pets to caring for family, friends and clients pets. I have grown up with animals my entire life and have a true passion and love for animals. I feel that our pets are not just animals but a true members of our...

Recent Review:

5.0
Laurie is friendly, family oriented and reliable. Most importantly my four legged family member really likes going on walks with her.

Reviewed by Sonia W.

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Julie B.


Batavia, IL

$15-25/hr 7 yrs exp

Caring For Cats Is My Passion

5.0

(10)

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I promise to care for your cats as if they were my very own! They will honestly feel my loving care. I believe play is very important for all animals. If you have a senior cat, I will follow their lead and play at their pace. When I walk out the door they will look forward to seeing me again. I...
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Michelle T.


Riverside, RI

$8-18/hr 10 yrs exp

Providing The BEST PET CARE EVER!!!

4.9

(14)

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Hi, My name is Michelle. I have been dog walking and pet sitting for years. My love for animals goes back many years. I started working with animals in my early teens. My first job was working in a Veterinary Clinic where, over the course of 8 years, I learned all about pet's health, happiness,...

Recent Review:

5.0
Michelle took care of my fish Sheldon for over a week during Christmas and New Year's. She would send me periodic pictures of Sheldon and was proactive in reaching out with clarifying questions as they arose....

Reviewed by Catie S.

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Nate H.


Atlanta, GA

$25-40/hr 10 yrs exp

Pet Nanny Available!!

4.3

(10)

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Dog and cat nanny available! And other pets are welcome too! Seeking a companion position for pet-parents that travel, or a regular position offering 10+ hours per week as a dog/pet nanny. I have 15 years of domestic experience, which includes pet care, personal assistance, home management,...

Recent Review:

5.0
Nate was very helpful and kind. She was on time, nice, funny and very great overall. She helped me with everything I needed and brought me a nice juice. She fixed me lunch and helped me take a bath and took...

Reviewed by Moriah N.

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Donna B.


Concord, NC

$10-15/hr 10 yrs exp

Golden Paws Sitters

5.0

(11)

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My qualifications include the following: -I have provided on road and in home pet care since 2002. - I clean up pet messes, brush or groom(fee) , feed and fill water bowls, and give lots of cuddles and snacks. -I walk on request, check house and yard for safety, lights either on or off or selected...

Recent Review:

5.0
Donna has been a great help to me cleaning up after 7 cats while I am recovering from a hip replacement . She does exactly what I need her to do, clean out 12 cat boxes and refill them, and keep the areas...

Reviewed by Susan J.

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Elena F.


Chevy Chase, MD

$18-32/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced Pet Care Provider

4.9

(15)

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My mother and I provide pet sitting, dog walking, and personal assistant services as a team in the local area, and we are available to assist your family upon request. We live in North Chevy Chase, MD, and are available to travel to your home to provide services there or run your errands in your...

Recent Review:

5.0
Elena took care of our guinea pigs while we were out of the country for two weeks. She was responsive and responsible. She sent us a photo at every visit and left a note with a print picture of our guinea pigs!...

Reviewed by Tomoko A.

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Roshni S.


McLean, VA

$20-40/hr 10 yrs exp

101 Dalmatians? I'll Do It!

5.0

(11)

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Hi! I've been taking care of dogs and cats for years!! I would love to help you and your family by walking and dropping in for doggy and cat (or other pets) visits. You can be assured that I will give your pet(s) lots of love and attention, provide the best care possible, and keep in contact with...

Recent Review:

5.0
Roshni was an excellent pet sitter. She was very responsive, took great care of our pets, and sent us daily updates while we were away. I would definitely hire her again for any more of my family vacations. I...

Reviewed by David Y.

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Nancy F.


New York, NY

$25-40/hr 10 yrs exp

Long Term Loving And Responsible Pet Care Provider With 15+ Years Experience, Training;

4.9

(13)

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As of April 5, 2021 I am full vaccinated! CATS 30-minute in-home visits Litter box scooping and full change after 7 days Cleaning and filling water/food bowls daily Feeding your pet adhering to specific dietary and health requirements Tend to your special instructions IE administering med's...

Recent Review:

5.0
Hired Nancy somewhat last-minute to care for my cat while I was out of town. I'm a very new pet owner and was apprehensive about the whole process, but she was beyond exquisite--communicative, prompt and an...

Reviewed by John H.

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Anne D.


Lansing, MI

$25-30/hr 4 yrs exp

Bio

5.0

(17)

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I retired after 30 years of service from MSU Federal Credit Union February of 2018. Since then I have worked at a Cat Clinic and I have worked for a vet taking care of the dogs and the cats feeding and clean up after them and walking the dogs. When I started at Care. com I have a lot of experience...

Recent Review:

5.0
I hired Anne to care for my dog & 4 cats while on vacation. Anne was extremely flexible and understanding when it came to the needs of my senior Sheltie, and went out of her way to make sure he was comfortable...

Reviewed by Gretchen W.

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Wendy B.


Chicago, IL

$16-28/hr 10 yrs exp

Pet Sitter/ Trainer

5.0

(14)

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Hello! I've been fortunate to have cared for dogs in Chicago for over 20 years:) Throughout that time and experience with hundreds of dogs, I've developed a thoughtful and effective training and doggie daycare program in addition to private boarding and daily walks. My training program offers basic...
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Ariane C.


Arlington, VA

$15-30/hr 4 yrs exp

Part-Time Pet Sitter

5.0

(11)

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AVAILABLE DURING HOLIDAYS! Hello my name is Ariane, I am a freelancer with a flexible schedule and a massive love for animals! I am searching for an opportunity in DMV area. Services: I can take care of pet feeding, providing long walks, and animal care, litter clean ups, cleaning, house light...

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Recent dog walker reviews

Marcia M.

5.0

Marcia has watched our lab mix, Shelly, on multiple occasions. She is fabulous! She is professional and knowledgeable, and frequently gives us updates during the time we are away. Highly recommend!

- Gena B.

Kristin S.

5.0

ABOVE AND BEYOND. I am very familiar with the world of housekeeping and pet care; both as a consumer & provider. After two terrible hires, I had almost given up. I hired Kristin and cannot tell you how thrilled that I am. The first time she came to my house I literally walked around for what seemed...

- Tiffany B.

Laurie I.

5.0

Laurie is friendly, family oriented and reliable. Most importantly my four legged family member really likes going on walks with her.

- Sonia W.

Michelle T.

5.0

Michelle took care of my fish Sheldon for over a week during Christmas and New Year's. She would send me periodic pictures of Sheldon and was proactive in reaching out with clarifying questions as they arose. She was also just a really lovely person to chat with, and I would hire her again in a...

- Catie S.

Nate H.

5.0

Nate was very helpful and kind. She was on time, nice, funny and very great overall. She helped me with everything I needed and brought me a nice juice. She fixed me lunch and helped me take a bath and took care of my dog too. I will definitely recommend to anyone and use again in the future. 11/10....

- Moriah N.

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Discover the perfect pal for your pooch by reviewing dog walker profiles

Hiring a dog walker is a great option for busy pet parents who need an extra hand with their pups. If you have a pet with a lot of energy, a dog walker can...

Hiring a dog walker is a great option for busy pet parents who need an extra hand with their pups. If you have a pet with a lot of energy, a dog walker can help by taking them out to exercise so they are happy and healthy. Finding the right dog walker at an affordable rate shouldn't be hard. We're here to help you find the care you need for your furry friend.

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