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Discover local New York dog walkers and view their profiles with verified credentials. Meet the local walker you choose beforehand, and ensure you and your pet have the perfect match.

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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.

New York’s Top 5 Walkers

New York dog walkers in your neighborhood.

Dog Walker in New York, NY

I am happy to sit, walk and provide plenty of attention, love and care for your pets. I have a whole lifetime of experience with toy dogs to large breeds including Mastiffs and Great Danes. I am very professional, communicative and respectful of your time and can usually work around last minute requests to fit your busy schedule. See Profile

4.99 (1140 reviews)

Dog Walker in New York, NY

Brooklyn born and raised with over two decades of taking care of rescues under my belt. I am an independent walker that will put the comfort and safety of your dog first. This ensures a walk that is filled with exercise, joy and an understanding of your dog's needs. See Profile

4.99 (460 reviews)

Dog Walker in New York, NY

Dog's are my passion in life. I have always had dogs in my liife and still do. While at my last job, I belonged to God's Earth and Creatures Club. I soon volunteered at a local animal shelter in the Kensington, Bklyn area for 5 years. Here I would walk many dogs, clean shelter and helped with many fundraisers to help raise money for this animal shelter. Truly a great experience to have! See Profile

5.00 (352 reviews)

Dog Walker in New York, NY

Hello! My name is Jessica and I cannot wait to meet and care for your pet! As someone who has lived with and trained dogs of every size, I know the dedication and time it takes to be a pet parent. I am here to help take away the stress of having a pet in the bustling city and make sure your pet’s needs are met so both you and your furry friend are happy! See Profile

5.00 (346 reviews)

Dog Walker in New York, NY

Getting to work with dogs professionally, as a means to support myself, has been a true dream. With 5 years under my belt, I now gladly serve both Philadelphian and Manhattanite poochies. I especially love walking/trekking with active dogs, who are ready to tear up a few miles with me outdoors. I additionally work in food, fashion and the arts.

4.98 (272 reviews)

Customer Reviews

Mikah has been awesome thus far with 5 stars just as soon as I can catch up with my ratings. THANK YOU MIKAH! Madeline says she is very happy with you!! Auggie says Atf yeah!

Madeline T.

Really great personality and lovely caring person. Tiger doesn’t even come out for most humans but he took to her immediately... never seen that before! Thanks!

Michelle S.

Mikah has really taken stress out of a unique situation and has helped things run very smoothly for Madeline and Auggie. It has been a great relief!

Madeline T.

Mikah has been very helpful with Madeline's situation and is getting along well with Auggie. It is a great relief on my end! -Aimee

Madeline T.

My favorite dog walker. Kind, conscientious and caring. She's the only one I see my dog get excited to go with. Thanks Emmy.

Robert B.

Seeing the boys freak out when you walk in is how a dog walker should be greeted!! They love you Pablo, thank you so much!!

Chris G.

Darcy had fantastic things to say about Chris. He particularly liked the way he bagged his 3 poops. Very good technique.

Hillary R.

Alfredo has been the best kitty caregiver! So glad to know Marcus was well looked after while I was away. Thank you!

Emily S.

She actually left a report, I was able to follow map router and I feel like she actually walked my dog with care.

Robert B.

Thanks for taking care of Mr. Fred today! Doesn't seem like the GPS was working - 0.07 miles for 36 minutes.

Mila P.

Thanks Michelle. She wasn’t feeling well when I got home but o think she’s starting to feel better

Joanna D.

Terrific guy who seems really attuned to a dog's disposition. Will be happy to use him again.

Erica H.

Sarah is so fun and describes the walks very well, i feel like i was there! Thank you!

Marina H.

Josh was FANTASTIC with Velvet this afternoon. I would recommend him to everyone!

Robyn F.

Awesome pic! Thanks for the great report and playing in the snow with our girl

Brooke J.

Thanks so much for your help today! He'll be looking forward to another walk!

Cara P.

You're the best Pablo! Thanks for the longer walks and thoughtful notes!

Chris G.

Thank you so much for taking the time with Saffy. She loves snuggling!

Joanna D.

Thank you so much for going the extra mile and so proactive Sara!

Marina H.

I would love to know if she went #1 or #2 on her walks. Thanks.

Robert B.

New York 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 New York

MOST POPULAR BREED

Labrador Retriever

The most popular breed in New York is the Labrador Retriever. This city has more dog walks with Labrador Retrievers than any other breed.

AVERAGE DISTANCE PER DOG WALK

1.11 miles

Barkly Pets dog walkers in New York walk an average distance of 1.11 miles. This distance is below average in comparison to the overall Barkly Pets average walk distance by 0.12 miles.

MOST POPULAR NEIGHBORHOOD FOR WALKS

Upper East Side, East Harlem, Carnegie Hill

The most popular neighborhood in New York is the Upper East Side/East Harlem/Carnegie Hill area. This neighborhood has the most dog walks of any other neighborhood in New York.

DOG SCENT SCORE

26 out of 100

New York's dog scent score is 26. Believe it or not, when dog’s sniff it’s terrific mental exercise for them. Our data suggests that dogs love to pee in New York which means that dogs in this area must really love their long walks!

How Dog Friendly is New York?

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GREENERY TO PAVEMENT SCORE

100 out of 100 (A+)

New York has a high amount of greenery compared to pavement. This area’s parkland compared to overall area is above average. A greener canopy for cities improves the quality of dog walks for both the dogs and dog walkers.

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DOG FRIENDLY AMENITY SCORE

89 out of 100 (B+)

New York scores moderate for dog-friendliness given the city’s many dog friendly places. It’s relatively easy to take your dog with you to restaurants, cafes, and stores in cities that score moderate in dog-friendliness.

DOG WALKING RANK

#2

New York ranks #2 of the best cities to be a dog walker for Barkly Pets. We rank our dog walking score by reviewing weather patterns, urban walkability scores, and other data.

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DOG PARK RANK

#28 out of 100

New York ranks #28 in the top 100 U.S. cities for parks per 100,000 residents, per the 2019 ParkScore. More parks in any given city means more squirrels to chase!

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New York Neighborhoods We Walk In

New York Dog Walking

The biggest, most diverse city in America that thrives on opportunity and eccentricity. With all the high rise buildings, it may not seem like a dog lovers paradise, but did you know there are more dogs in New York City than people in Cleveland, Ohio? New Yorkers love love love their dogs! And with that comes a high demand for dog walkers. Walkers in New York love walking for Barkly because not only are we are pet obsessed, but we also are always here to help. We know the city hustle game can be a struggle, so we work to make our platform as simple and transparent as possible. Meet your friendly neighborhood walkers today!

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