Laurels
Best Dog Walkers
in Kansas City
2017

Why These Dog Walkers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored dog walkers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best dog walkers in Kansas City, MO.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Bingo's Pet Care

Bingo's Pet Care provides weekly and monthly dog walking packages and offers running services for puppies or high-energy dogs. The company's other services include dog park visits, trail walks, pet taxi transportation, emergency house calls, teeth brushing, medication administration, nail trimming, and bathing. The founder of Bingo's Pet Care has been caring for animals her whole life.

Kansas City, KS(913) 730-0738

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Brookside Pet

Brookside Pet is run by a CPDT-KA Certified Professional Pet Trainer. The Kansas City business walks up to four dogs at a time and scoops poop when needed. The company also provides pet taxi services and yard cleanup, and trains dogs individually or in groups using clicker training. Brookside Pet is a member of the Association of Professional Dog Training and The Association for Force-Free Professionals.

Kansas City, MO(816) 694-9296

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Busy Paws

Busy Paws is a Kansas CIty dog walking business that also pet sits, provides pet transportation, and checks homes while clients are out of town. The company is a member of Pet Sitters International and the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters, and is a PSI Certified Professional Pet Sitter. Pet owners have left positive feedback for Busy Paws' frequent updates and caring staff.

Kansas City, MO(816) 807-5005

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Critter Sitter Connection

Critter Sitter Connection has been caring for pets for more than 30 years. The business walks dogs and gives discounts for large dogs with good citizen training. The company also pet sits, home sits, brings dogs to dog parks for individual or group training or socializing, delivers pet supplies, and bathes dogs. The business' pet taxi services shuttle pets around Kansas City to wherever they need to go.

Kansas City, MO(816) 454-8862

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Endless Wags

The staff at Endless Wags take time to get to know pets and their owners to establish trust. The Kansas City company provides dog walking and daily visits with emailed photos of pets and a description of what they did together. The business also pet sits dogs and cats. The founder of the company worked in veterinary hospitals for five years before starting Endless Wags. Pet owners have praised the business for its flexible staff, reasonable prices, and regular updates.

Kansas City, MO(913) 244-8953

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Four Leg Stretch

Four Leg Stretch's Kansas City dog walking services include 15-minute, 30-minute, and 60-minute dog walking sessions. The business also pet sits and will care for pets on holidays for a small additional fee. The company picks up and delivers pet supplies and will transport pets to their destinations such as the groomer or vet. The business is bonded and insured through Pet Sitters Associates.

Kansas City, MO(816) 853-6593

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Grand-Paw's Pet Sitting Services

Grand-Paw's Pet Sitting Services provides midday dog walking care that lets dogs exercise and take a potty break. The locally-owned and operated business is owned by a professional pet sitter who has been in the business for more than 25 years. The company also pet sits and visits pets while their owners are at work to provide walks, give snacks, and cuddle. Clients have praised the business for its friendly staff who give pet owners regular updates.

Overland Park, KS(913) 663-4624

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Guardian Pet Care & Massage

Guardian Pet Care & Massage's dog walking services include dog running, treat feeding, playtime, waste pickup, and other personalized tasks. The company also pet sits, massages dogs, and massages horses. The bonded and insured business is a member of Pet Sitters International and the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters.

Overland Park, KS(913) 538-1548

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Happy Dogs Pet Services

Happy Dogs Pet Services is a dog walking business based in Blue Springs. The staff walk dogs for up to 30 minutes, and if necessary, will clean up waste, clean paws, supply food and water, and play with dogs. The company also pet sits dogs and cats in their homes, which includes up to four visits a day, fresh food and water, exercise and playtime, medication administration, and mess cleanup.

Blue Springs, MO(816) 519-5555

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JoCo Barking Club

JoCo Barking Club, based in Overland Park, is available to walk dogs seven days a week for up to 30 minutes per walk. Staff keep a dog walking journal which they update after every walk to record how the dog did on the walk and any health concerns. The company also holds training sessions such as puppy basics, potty training, basic obedience, and specialized training for specific issues. JoCo Barking Club's climate-controlled mobile grooming van visits pets' homes to reduce their stress.

Overland Park, KS(913) 558-2625

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Joy of Living

Joy of Living walks dogs for 20-minute stretches and tailors its services to dogs' specific needs. The Overland Park business also pet sits, provides overnight boarding, and transports pets to their destinations with pet taxi services. Joy of Living is a member of the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters and the American Humane Society. Pet owners have praised the company for its caring, enthusiastic staff.

Overland Park, KS(913) 488-7717

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Lucky Dog

Lucky Dog walks dogs and pet sits in the Overland Park area. The owner of the company has been walking dogs for more than 20 years. Lucky Dog also transports pets to and from the vet, takes dogs to the dog park, scoops poop, and delivers pet food and supplies.

Overland Park, KS(913) 777-8879

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Martin Critter Care Pet Services

Martin Critter Care Pet Services has been walking dogs since 2012. The company walks dogs for 30 minutes, 45 minutes, or 60 minutes, and will pet sit dogs overnight in their own homes. The business also trains puppies and dogs. Martin Critter Care Pet Services is insured through Pet Sitters Associates and is a member of HEARTland Positive Dog Training Alliance and the Association of Professional Dog Trainers.

Kansas City, MO(913) 608-7389

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Newman's Dog Training

Newman's Dog Training walks dogs in the Kansas City area with walks ranging from 15 minutes to an hour. The insured and bonded business also trains puppies and dogs, and its pet sitting care includes pet feeding, 15-minute walks, medication administration, litter box cleaning, exercise and playtime, and plenty of personal attention.

Kansas City, MO(816) 769-3631

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No Worries Pet Care

No Worries Pet Care has been walking dogs in Kansas City since 2002. The company also pet sits and will visit pets up to three times a day while their owners are away. No Worries Pet Care was voted Best in the Northland by the Tribune from 2011 to 2016 and won the Best Pet Sitting Award in Kansas City from the US Chamber of Commerce from 2009 to 2015.

Kansas City, MO(816) 415-9267

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Paws 'N Motion KC Pet Care Services

Paws 'N Motion KC Pet Care Services is a bonded and insured pet care company that walks dogs individually, not in groups. The business also pet sits, transports pets to their destinations, and provides pet baths with shampooing, conditioning, brushing, and blow drying. The Pet First Aid and CPR-Certified owner previously worked at Wayside Waifs and the ASPCA.

Kansas City, MO(816) 216-9306

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Paws-n-Claws Petcare

Paws-n-Claws Petcare is an insured and bonded dog walking company based in Platte City. The business walks dogs for 15 minutes and also pet sits and scoops poop. The company serves clients in Platte City, Smithville, Parkville, and Kansas City Northland. Pet owners have praised the business for its reliable care.

Platte City, MO(816) 560-1143

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Simply Wonderful

Simply Wonderful walks dogs and pet sits in Kansas City. The business' pet sitting services include regular visits, extended one-hour visits, extended evenings, short-term pet babysitting, pet transportation, nail trimming, and grooming services. The company sells a variety of pet products, including locally-made collars, dog colognes. specialty grooming tools, and edible chew bones. Simply Wonderful is accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating.

Kansas City, MO(816) 277-7348

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Sitting Comfortably Pet Care

Sitting Comfortably Pet Care is a licensed, bonded, and insured dog walking company founded in 2001. The business provides 30-minute dog walks and exercise sessions, as well as pet transportation services, poop scooping, private boarding, and stray animal care. Sitting Comfortably Pet Care won the Angie's List Super Service Award in 2014 and Thumbtack's Best of 2016. The company is a member of Pet Sitters International and Professional United Pet Sitters.

Kansas City, MO(816) 739-8511

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