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Our app makes booking, payment, and management a breeze. Quality assurance is built-in to the experience with pick-up/drop off notifications, GPS tracked walk routes, and photos from every visit.

We are the only company that is fee-free for walkers, allowing professionals to earn substantially more on our platform. This has led to a much higher quality of care, and standard of service compared to similar companies in the industry.

Alexandria West’s Top 5 Walkers

Alexandria West dog walkers in your neighborhood.

Dog Walker in Alexandria, VA

Hello , My name is Gregory Roberson, I'm originally from Southern Florida. I'm 27 years old and I have been breeding, walking and caring for many different breeds of dogs mine and others as well since I was 7 years old. I have mostly worked with working breed dogs such as Cane Corso, American Bulldog, Dogo Argentinos, American Pit Bull Terriers, and American Bandogge just to name a few! Currently, I walk dogs in the Southern Maryland and DC area mostly for friends and family and also do basic level training as well. You can expect a dog walker that will treat your animal as if it were my very own! Your pup will feel my love and passion and may even love me more than you :)See Profile

5.00 (2 reviews)

Dog Walker in Alexandria, VA

Hello :)My name is Melanie and I'm excited to be your walker for today! I have lived with dogs for a long time and have a lot of experience taking care of them. I've owned 2 dogs and fostered one cat and my biggest priority when taking care of someone's fur baby is making sure that they are comfortable,safe, and having a good time :)See Profile

5.00 (4 reviews)

Dog Walker in Alexandria, VA

I am an avid animal lover. I have owned an Eskipoo for 2 years and absolutely love him! I also have some experience walking up to 5 dogs at the same time. As a walker, you can expect me to be punctual, professional, and thorough with my work. I will make sure to give your pet a quality time!See Profile

5.00 (7 reviews)

Dog Walker in Alexandria, VA

Hello! My name is Briana I am a student specializing in a medical STEM hoping to go into the veterinary field. I love dogs of all sizes an all ages! In fact I am a mother of two (Jes a Maltese Terrier who is older and Lexy a Labrador puppy who has just began her wonderful life). I have been dog sitting, walking, and grooming for years (5 approximately) it started out as watching dogs in the proximity of their owners then being paid to walk them, babysit them for weeks, or groom them. I have first aid experience with dogs just Incase your dog might need any assistance and I am prepped to work alongside any accommodations your dog might need such as frequent water breaks or decreased movement...See Profile

5.00 (6 reviews)

Dog Walker in Alexandria, VA

As a member of the United States Air Force I have had interactions with some of the best trained dogs and members. Day and night we are entrusted to work confidently and successfully in order to complete the task at hand. Dogs have been apart of my life growing up and I would be responsible for taking care of them. Through walking I've learned that dogs are apart of their owns and that they rely on a trusting relationship. Given the opportunity to take care of your animal I will do my best to provide a calming, exciting, and trustworthy experience for your pets.See Profile

5.00 (4 reviews)

Customer Reviews

Thank you so much! This was our first experience with a dog walker and you made it WONDERFUL! I will definitely be using you again in the near future! Thank you so much for your feedback and care!

Erica J.

Cricket loves rolling in grass there is a field across from our old apartment that she can walk all day in... maybe try that? She is super mellow during the day. Thanks for asking!!

Solomon K.

You are amazing! Thanks so much for the communication! You really enjoy walking pups and do a wonderful job! My fave for sure!!!

Erica J.

It was so nice to meet you!! The dogs were so excited to see you. Can't wait to have you walk them again!!

Dani T.

Thanks for letting us know! Regarding her stomach, I'll keep an eye on her tonight. Have a nice weekend!

Solomon K.

Thanks for hanging out with the pups today! Sounds like they loved the walk in the rain with you. ☔☔☔

Dani T.

Thanks for trying I know Cricket can be stubborn when we are home. It helps to use her harness.

Solomon K.

Looks like you had an awesome long walk!! The pups must have loved it. Thank you so much!!

Dani T.

Thank you for being so kind! It was so nice to meet you. Rogue was so happy to see you!

Dani T.

Aw glad you like their new collar and harness! Thanks again for hanging out with them!

Dani T.

I am so happy that you picked up Crickets walk again! She seems to really like you 😊

Solomon K.

So good to meet you! The dogs had such an amazing rainy day walk. Thank you!! ☔

Dani T.

Thanks Shannon! She was left out on purpose. Its nice to know she did okay. 😊

Solomon K.

Thank you for helping me out today!! Hope you can walk vinny some more!!

Reesa R.

Thanks Shannon you helped train Cricket so much just by being there 😊

Solomon K.

Thank you so much! So glad to hear rogue was finally calm for once! :)

Dani T.

Thank you for being such a fantastic walker for our wild pups! 💩💩💩

Dani T.

Poor Cricket thanks for trying we are always glad when you walk her.

Solomon K.

This was our first time using this service and Sara was very helpful

Adrianne B.

We got Huntley a new water bowl and i think she likes it! Great tip!

Dani T.

Alexandria Dog Walking Prices

The most competitive prices available for premium and private pet care.

How many dogs do you want to have walked?

$20

30 minute walk

  • $20 for 30 minute private walks
  • Schedule ahead or book last minute
  • 12 hour notice cancelation policy
  • See below to save with a walk package

$30

60 minute walk

  • $30 for 60 minute private walks
  • Perfect for the energetic pup
  • 12 hour notice cancelation policy
  • Save 15% per walk with a walk package

Exclusive Rewards for Frequent Users

Most dogs need walks several times a day. Our packages offer rewards for our most frequent customers. These packages are perfect for the young puppy or active dog needing regular exercise.

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$200

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Barkly Pets Dog Facts About Alexandria West

MOST POPULAR BREED

German Shepherd Dog

The most popular breed in Alexandria West is the German Shepherd Dog. This neighborhood has more dog walks with German Shepherd Dogs than any other breed.

AVERAGE DISTANCE PER DOG WALK

0.03 miles

Barkly Pets dog walkers in Alexandria West walk an average distance of 0.03 miles. This distance is below average in comparison to the overall Barkly Pets average walk distance by 1.20 miles.

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Common Questions

  • How can I book a walk in Alexandria?

    Download our app or create an account from our website. Once logged in, select "Book a Walk." Add in the dates you need on the next screen and select the duration and time you'd like us to arrive. Select or add the pet's you'd like us to walk on the next screen, and add in any important tasks you'd like for your walker to complete. It's as simple as that!

  • Can I meet a walker before booking with them?

    Yes! All our meet and greets are complementary and free of charge. You can browse through profiles and read our walker bios by tapping on "See Local Caretakers" on the homescreen. When you find a walker who seems like a good match, you will request a Meet and Greet with them to set up a time for a meeting. You can also opt to have us match you with a professional walker. Walkers will start reaching out to you as early as the same day you request the Meet and Greet.

  • What are the prices for dog walks in Alexandria?

    Our dog walkers set their own prices for 30 minute and 60 minute walks. Browse their profiles in the app or on our website to find the walker with the right experience and rates for you and your dog.

  • Can I have the same walker each time I book?

    We believe the best experience for your dog is a consistent walker, and when you book with Barkly, you will book with the same walker. If that walker is unavailable, you’ll have the option to cancel the walk or request that we send a backup walker.

  • Do I get to see the route my walker takes on the walk?

    You will be able to track each walk route in the app so you know precisely where your dog was walked. All visits are also followed up with detailed notes and pictures from the walker, so you know exactly how each visit went. Additionally, we offer 24/7 live customer support, so if you ever need anything, we are always here happy to help!

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