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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.

Fairlington-Shirlington’s Top 5 Walkers

Fairlington-Shirlington dog walkers in your neighborhood.

Dog Walker in Arlington, 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 Arlington, 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 Arlington, 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 Arlington, VA

DC resident, Cat mama, and animal lover. Knowledgeable about DC neighborhoods and surrounding areas. Pet owner my entire life and up for caring for pets of all sizes and temperaments. See Profile

4.99 (72 reviews)

Dog Walker in Arlington, VA

Hi there! I'm a student at Virginia Tech (Go Hokies!) and majoring in Wildlife Conservation. I've always had a passion for the welfare of all animals, and I want to ensure that your family member gets the best care possible. Some previous experience of mine is that I've had 5 dogs of my own throughout my life, and have volunteered at adoption events for both cats and dogs. Let's get to know each other, and I promise I don't bite! If you are satisfied and happy with my care, feel free to let others know and to use my code: walk0385mic (gets you $50 in credit for walks!u See Profile

4.93 (45 reviews)

Customer Reviews

Karen was great and even bravely walked them both at once. Really happy with Barkly, easy to use and from what I can tell, great walkers. Thanks!

Sarah L.

She was so patient working with concierge to get a key to the office to get to my puppies and communicated with me the whole time.

Sarah L.

Thanks for taking great care of Aslan while we were away on vacation! We're back home now and he's quite a happy little guy.

Robert B.

Thanks for taking such good care of Aslan! (And our apologies for the litterbox odor up there -- ugh. We're working on it.)

Robert B.

Thanks, Darwin, for also moving our packages/deliveries from the porch into the house! We really appreciate it!

Robert B.

I'm glad you alerted me to Mina's paw -- I'll check it out as soon as I get home tonight. Thanks so much!

Robert B.

I'm so appreciative of Vinee's help administering meds and taking such loving care of my pups!

Amy F.

Thank you so much for coming at the last minute! I appreciate it so much. You are a gem! :)

Wendy M.

Thank you for going so far with him! I really appreciate you helping with his leash training!

Caroline E.

Thank you for taking such good care of her! She must have eaten something weird. :(

Wendy M.

Thank you for taking her out today! She always wants to go to the dog park, haha.

Wendy M.

Thank you! You’re the best dog walker! Pollywog loves her walks with you.

Maria B.

Thank you so much! I’ll give Polly a petting for you. She’s doing good.

Maria B.

Thank you! Pollywog looks like she enjoyed her walk!

Maria B.

Thanks for trying to walk her. She hates the rain

Sarah G.

Thanks again for trying! Sorry about the key.

Wendy M.

Thank you for taking time to get her outside!

Wendy M.

Thanks for being such a trooper in the rain!

Caroline E.

Thank you so much! You’re always so helpful!

Maria B.

Thanks for cleaning up after the kitties!

Laura D.

Arlington 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
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$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

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Barkly Pets Dog Facts About Fairlington-Shirlington

MOST POPULAR BREED

Labrador Retriever

The most popular breed in Fairlington-Shirlington is the Labrador Retriever. This neighborhood has more dog walks with Labrador Retrievers than any other breed.

AVERAGE DISTANCE PER DOG WALK

1.21 miles

Barkly Pets dog walkers in Fairlington-Shirlington walk an average distance of 1.21 miles. This distance is below average in comparison to the overall Barkly Pets average walk distance by 0.02 miles.

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Fairlington-Shirlington Dog Walking

Officially nicknamed the “urban village” for its retail, service, and residential center. The area is popular for shows and productions and is known as “Arlington’s Art and Entertainment District”. When you enjoy a night out in this buzzing district, you can be sure your furry loved one is in good hands when you book with a Barkly Pets walker! Also, you’ll definitely want to check out Wags and Whiskers-- a dog and cat festival held annually every August in the neighborhood.

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