Best Dog Walkers in New York City

Why These Dog Walkers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored New York City Dog Walkers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

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

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Downtown Pets

Downtown Pets is a New York City dog walking service that has been serving the Lower Manhattan community for nearly a decade. The founder is the author of The Dog Walker & Pet Sitter Bible and has featured on CNN, Fine Living Channel, and NBC. His pet care tips have also been quoted in New York Times, New York Post, and London Times. The company is environmentally-friendly and uses biodegradable waste bags, organic treats, recycled paper, and soy-based ink.

New York, NY 10014