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Discover local Washington 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.

Edgewood’s Top 5 Walkers

Edgewood dog walkers in your neighborhood.

Dog Walker in Washington, DC

Hi, my name is Maggie and I am excited to be a Barkly Pets walker! I have experience walking all sorts of dogs from the extremely energetic to the very mellow and the super skittish. Growing up my favorite siblings were my family's golden retriever and a black lab. I am a Social Work graduate student at University of Maryland and dog walking is the best study break I could imagine! I can't wait to meet all my new doggie friends.See Profile

4.99 (36 reviews)

Seasoned Dog Walker in the Washington D.C area! Will Travel To You!

Hi there! My name is Nick, and I'm from Princeton, New Jersey! I am here in Washington D.C. finishing up school and working at an NGO trying to combat modern slavery. In my free time, I love to go for walks around the city with my pup, or hang out inside with my cat. If you are anything like me, your pet is your life. I will make sure to treat your pet with respect and dignity he or she deserves. I strive to make sure your pet's needs are met efficiently, and responsibly.See Profile

4.95 (12 reviews)

Dog Walker in Washington, DC

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 (101 reviews)

Dog Walker in Washington, DC

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!uSee Profile

4.93 (45 reviews)

Dog Walker in Washington, DC

Hey there, my name is Raphael, and I have been a dog owner/walker for about 13 years now, and a cat owner for about 4. I have experience caring for all size of dogs and cats, and have no issues with walking in any weather, with a few dogs at a time even. I've helped care for puppies and kittens as well as full grown furry friends with no issue. I love all animals, being around them always brings me joy! I'm excited to meet and start walking!See Profile

4.92 (8 reviews)

Customer Reviews

Christine is the best dog walker. She texted me right away to ask when I wanted her to come, stayed in touch with me via text, fed the dogs treats, dried them, and sent me additional pictures via text. She has been a pleasure and I'm always glad when...

Sid P.

Jillian - thanks so much for taking care of our girl on such short notice! We can't say it enough. Love the picture, and we appreciate you being so cautious of Pegs' lack of love for fireworks. Aaron & Carolyn

Carolyn N.

Sarah has been great at being patient with Berlin, especially during her more willful and resistant moments. She works hard to get the most out of their time and is very gentle and considerate when doing so

Kerry R.

Sorry we forgot to leave the clicker in the usual spot, thank you for altering the route enough to get a full walk and both #1/2 out of Berlin, despite the cold :)

Kerry R.

Sarah did so much to make Pau feel happy today given that he's adjusting to still learning to be alone at home. She really went the extra mile.

Sidhartha D.

Thanks for putting up with our stubborn dog and making him get his Burt outside for a walk! Above and beyond and much appreciated!!!

Maggie G.

Fernanda was great at communicating when she planned to be at our apartment, and when she ended up running late, letting us know.

Caitlyn T.

You find the prettiest flowers to pose her with! Thanks for all the great walks this week. Glad it wasn't raining this afternoon.

Kelly S.

Thanks for the last minute availability! Fia is super happy to have her "dad" back home and her pack a complete unit again.

Kelly S.

Sorry Clark, meant to contact you about it. She is a little under the weather but I'm sure she was happy to see you.

Christina P.

Thanks for keeping him moving!! He really needs the exercise and you always keep him walking! Much appreciated.

Jennifer J.

Great job! Texted me to let me know they were on the way, followed instructions, and refilled the water bowls.

Sid P.

Christine texted me additional pictures. She is the best walker that we have been assigned. I trust her a lot.

Sid P.

I meant to hit 5. Hanna's communication and walk report were great. Nothing to be improved. Fat fingers! :)

Anna M.

Thank you Dave!!!! You're the best, and Bailey certainly enjoyed seeing you and his best friend Atlas!

Sid P.

Tanner is honestly the BEST!!! It is so amazing to have a walker that loves my dog as much as I do.

Alicia P.

Bailey seems to especially love his walks with KB! Thanks for taking such good care of the monster.

Maggie G.

Thanks so much!! He's great with other dogs - sometimes gets a bit jumpy! I appreciate the walk!!!

Alyssa S.

Sarah walked at a good clip which is important for my dog! She also provided a detailed report.

Sara B.

Love Natalie! She is a great Walker! We appreciate her communication and patience with anabelle

Jessica D.

Washington 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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BREED STANDARD

220 credits

$200

1 credit = $1. Package credits expire within 45 days of purchase.

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345 credits

$300

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Barkly Pets Dog Facts About Edgewood

MOST POPULAR BREED

Labrador Retriever

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

AVERAGE DISTANCE PER DOG WALK

0.01 miles

Barkly Pets dog walkers in Edgewood walk an average distance of 0.01 miles. This distance is below average in comparison to the overall Barkly Pets average walk distance by 1.22 miles.

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Common Questions

  • How can I book a walk in Washington DC?

    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 Washington DC?

    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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