Laurels
Best Dog Walkers
in Durham
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 Durham, NC.

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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.

A Whole Lotta Love Dog Walking and Pet Services

A Whole Lotta Love Dog Walking and Pet Services has been providing pet care services to Durham since 2009. Services include dog walking, customized pet sitting (including overnight), pet taxi, and destination dog walks. Clients praise A Whole Lotta Love's professional and friendly pet sitters and dog walkers.

Durham, NC(919) 491-3567

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Bull City Pet Sitting

Bull City Pet Sitting provides professional, personalized dog walking and pet sitting for working professionals and busy families. Pet visits range from fifteen minutes to overnight and include walk or playtime, food and water, medications, litter box maintenance, and household duties. Bull City Pet Sitting provides services for all pets, including cows. Bull City Pet Sitting is bonded, insured, and certified in American Red Cross Pet First Aid and CPR.

Durham, NC(919) 740-7481

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CaryDogWalkers.com

Since 1999, CaryDogWalkers.com has been providing affordable and reliable pet care services for dog owners in the town of Cary and the surrounding areas of Raleigh, Durham, Morrisville, Apex, Holly Springs, Fuquay-Varina, and Garner. Services range from twenty-minute to hour-long mid-day walks, full-service overnight sitting, and daytime drop-ins. CaryDogWalkers.com is one of only a few pet care providers in the state with a dedicated full-time business management team that oversees the entire cycle of daily services and ensures operations are running 100% smoothly.

Cary, NC(919) 589-2500

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CHPetSitters.com

Since 1999, CHPetSitters.com has been providing affordable and reliable pet care services for pet owners in the town of Chapel Hill and the surrounding Triangle area. CHPetSitters is licensed, bonded, and insured and an active member of Pet Sitters International. Services range from twenty-minute to hour-long dog walks, full-service overnight sitting, and daytime drop-ins. CHPetSitters.com is American Red Cross Pet First Aid and CPR certified and has an A+ Raleigh-Durham Better Business Bureau rating.

Chapel Hill, NC(919) 980-4521

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Dee Dee, "The Pet Nanny"

Dee Dee, "The Pet Nanny" provides professional and reliable pet services in SW Durham and Chapel Hill. Services include daily dog walks, in-home vacation care, and boarding at Dee Dee's house. "Heat 2 Home" Magazine voted Dee Dee, "the Pet Nanny" Number 1 Best Pet Sitter in Durham and Angie's List named Dee Dee, "The Pet Nanny" an award-winning dog walker and pet sitter.

Durham, NC(919) 323-9099

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DennySitting

DennySitting is a Durham, Raleigh, Cary, Chapel Hill, Wake Forest, Morrisville, and RTP area dog walker and pet sitter for all types of pets large and small. Services include dog walking, drop-in visits, pet taxi, overnight and daytime sitting, and boarding at either DennySitting or the client's home. DennySitting is bonded and insured with training in Pet CPR and First Aid. DennySitting consistently receives five-star reviews on Rover, Google, Thumbtack, Yelp, and Facebook.

Durham, NC(919) 748-7771

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dogwalk

dogwalk has been caring for dogs and cats (and the occasional guinea pig, rabbit, and chicken) of central Durham since 2003. Services include weekday mid-day dog walks from thirty minutes to one hour; morning, evening, and weekend thirty-minute pet services; and vacation pet sitting. The dogwalk team is bonded and insured and takes clients' individual requirements into consideration to offer the best care.

Durham, NC(919) 697-6048

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DurhamDogWalkers.com

DurhamDogWalkers.com is a full-service dog walking and in-home overnight sitting company that has been serving the Durham metro area since 1999. DurhamDogWalkers.com is one of only a few pet care providers in the state with a dedicated full-time business management team that oversees the entire cycle of daily services and ensures operations are running 100% smoothly. Services range from twenty-minute to hour-long mid-day walks, full-service overnight sitting, and daytime drop-ins. DurhamDogWalkers.com is licensed, bonded, and insured and has an A+ rating with the Raleigh-Durham Better Business Bureau.

Durham, NC(919) 808-2919

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First Class Pet Sitting LLC

First Class Pet Sitting has been providing pet care services to Southwest Durham since 2003. Offering care for both dogs and cats, First Class Pet Sitting offers daily dog walks and in-home drop-in and companionship. First Class Pet Sitting will also bring in the mail, water indoor plants, rotate blinds, turn lights on and off, take out trash and recycling. Clients describe First Class Pet Sitting as caring, reliable, and professional.

Durham, NC(919) 423-8193

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In Good Hands

In Good Hands is a dog walking and training service for Chapel Hill, Southern Village, Carolina Meadows, Briar Chapel, and Fearrington. Training services also include Hillsborough, Pittsboro, and Durham. Dog walking and potty break services range from twenty to thirty minutes with playtime, fresh water, and treats. In-home training services cover basic and advanced training and behavior management using a positive training system.

Durham, NC(919) 942-0629

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Kate's Critter Care

Kate’s Critter Care is a professional dog walking and pet sitting service providing in-home care to animals in South Durham since 2008. Kate's Critter Care's customizable pet sitting and overnight stays include dog walking and potty breaks, playtime, food and water, medication, litter box/cage/crate maintenance, accident clean up, and daily, detailed contact with pet owners. Kate's Critter Care is licensed, bonded, insured, and American Red Cross Certified in Pet First Aid and CPR. Testimonials praise Kate's Critter Care for its professional and loving care of clients' pets.

Durham, NC(919) 943-8083

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Love'm and Leave'm Pet Sitting

Love'm and Leave'm Pet Sitting has been caring for pets throughout the city of Durham since 2003. Services include dog walks, pet sitting, pet taxi, baths, and overnight stays. Each visit is personalized to the clients' needs and includes food and water, medications, litter box maintenance, playtime, and small household chores. Love'm and Leave'm Pet Sitting is certified in American Red Cross Pet First Aid. Clients praise Love'm and Leave'm Pet Sitting's loving pet care and professional approach.

Durham, NC(919) 949-7053

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Lucy's Pet Care

Since 2007, locally-owned and operated Lucy's Pet Care has been providing dog walking and in-home pet sitting services in the Durham area. In addition to dogs and cats, Lucy's Pet Care takes care of fish, birds, rabbits, and other small mammals. Services include daily private dog walks, vacation pet sitting, cat sitting, puppy care, and senior care. Lucy's Pet Care also donates a portion of its proceeds to several local non-profit animal rescue organizations. Five-star Yelp reviews praise Lucy's Pet Care's quality of service and professionalism.

Durham, NC(919) 451-3773

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Paws on Durham Pet Sitting

Paws on Durham Pet Sitting has been providing hands-on pet care services since 2013 to the Durham area. Pet services include dog care as well as care for other indoor pets such as cats, birds, and reptiles. Paws on Durham Pet Sitting's visits include playtime, dog walking, food and water, and litter and cage care. Paws on Durham Pet Sitting will also bring in mail and newspapers, adjust lights and blinds, water plants, and take out the trash for clients with our without pets.

Durham, NC(919) 627-8738

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Reining Cats and Dogs Pet Sitting

Reining Cats and Dogs Pet Sitting offers professional animal care to North Raleigh, northern Wake, and eastern Durham counties. Services include pet sitting for cats and dogs, dog walking, and horse care. Reining Cats and Dogs Pet Sitting is bonded and insured, American Red Cross First Aid Certified, and a member of Pet Sitters International, National Association of Pet Sitters, and the North Carolina Horse Council.

Raleigh, NC(919) 280-0186

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Triangle Pet Care LLC

Triangle Pet Care is South Durham's premier pet home care, dog walking, and taxi service. Pet services include dog walking, dog and cat sitting, food and water, grooming, playtime, and taxi service to/from vet appointments, training sessions, boarding etc. Triangle Pet Care will also water plants, turn lights on and off, and bring in the mail and newspaper. Triangle Pet Care is a member of and insured through Pet Sitters Associates and has American Red Cross Pet First Aid and CPR certification. Clients could not be happier with Triangle Pet Care's services.

Durham, NC(919) 358-5271

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Whole Dog Institute

Whole Dog Institute is a Durham-based dog training and pet care company. Whole Dog Institute's goal is to help people train calm, well-behaved family pets. Classes range from basic obedience to K9 Nose Work. Additional services include pet sitting, dog walking, and chiropractic care. Sue McKinney, owner of Whole Dog Institute, is a Certified Pet Dog Trainer Knowledge Assessed (CPDT-KA) and a Certified Nose Work Instructor (CNWI).

Durham, NC(919) 452-3764

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