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Best Dog Walkers
in Cleveland

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 Cleveland, OH.

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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.

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Bill the Dog Walker

Bill the Dog Walker is a professional dog walking, pet sitting, and non-kennel boarding company in Lakewood, Ohio. The company serves Boston's North Shore as well as Northeast Ohio metropolitan areas, including Tremont, Warehouse District, Cleveland Heights, Lakewood, Westlake, and others. Featured in The Plain Dealer in 2005, Bill the Dog Walker has been in the industry since 1999. Owner and operator Bill Smyrnow walks up to ten dogs each day, with special rates for holidays and weekends or for the care of puppies. Additionally, Bill the Dog Walker will bring in the mail and newspapers, feed and water the animals, administer any medications, turn on and off house lights, poop-scoop, and give each animal specialized attention on each walk or visit. Rates range from twelve dollars to twenty dollars.

Lakewood, OH (866) 950-3647


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CLE Dog Party

Boasting over a decade of industry experience, CLE Dog Party is a professional dog walking service and dog training organization in Cleveland, Ohio. Offering a free consultation, CLE Dog Party has been in business since 2005 and offers a range of services that includes dog walks, dog social events, field trips, feedings, light grooming, and more. There is no additional charge for extra pets, and the company visits its clients on a half-hour, hour, and two-hour bases. Training services include basic instruction, off leash training, behavioral issues, puppy classes, and more, using the Michael Ellis system. Pet-sitting services at CLE Dog Party include daily and nightly visits as well as weekends, all of which feature walks, playtime, cleanup, feeding, and more.

Cleveland, OH (440) 835-8175


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Cleveland Dog Walk

Dog Walk, located in Cleveland, Ohio, is a dog walking and pet sitting business that serves clients in the greater Cleveland metropolitan area. Services are offered in Tremont, Ohio City, Lakewood, Westpark, Rocky River, and Bay Village. Individual walks last twenty minutes, and the business also provides overnight services that include 3 daily walks, medicine administration as needed, regular feedings, plant watering, retrieving mail, and even overnight stays. Cleveland Dog Walk won Best Dog Walker by the City of Cleveland in 2014 and 2015 and was a runner-up in 2016 They also won Hot List's Best Dog Walker Award in 2015. Cleveland Dog Walk is insured through Liberty Mutual. Previous clients praise the business for its dedication to the needs of animals as well as the reliability and organized nature of its staff.

Cleveland, OH


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Kevin the Dog Walker

Kevin the Dog Walker is a professional dog walking, pet feeding, and pet sitting service in Cleveland, Ohio. Specializing in terriers, shepherds, retrievers, and mixed breeds, Kevin the Dog Walker serves the eastern suburbs of Cleveland and is usually unperturbed by inclement weather. The business has many clients in the Heights and Hillcrest areas.

Cleveland, OH (216) 691-1272


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Nikki's Collar Club

Located in Lyndhurst, Ohio, Nikki's Collar Club is a licensed and insured professional dog walking and pet sitting company that serves clients in both the East Cleveland and West Cleveland metropolitan areas. Nikki's Collar Club is a member of both the Association of Professional Dog Trainers and Pet Sitters International. The company offers dog walks between twenty and sixty minutes, overnight pet stays, vacation visits, vet transportation, pet training programs, pet concierge services, daily home checks, and additional charges for medicine administration. The staff at Nikki's Collar Club has over two decades of pet care experience and previous clients praise the company for its reliability, its flexible scheduling practices, and the dedication of its pet care professionals. A strong advocate of pet care and animal appreciation, Nikki's Collar Club regularly donates one tenth of its proceeds to the Geauga County Animal Shelter / Rescue Village.

Lyndhurst, OH (216) 512-0550


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Pet Zeppelin

Pet Zeppelin, in Cleveland, Ohio, is a fully insured, bonded, and licensed dog walking company that serves clients in the greater Cleveland metropolitan area. The company offers walks ranging from 15 minutes to an hour, and such walks include medication administration, water, food, and treats. In addition, Pet Zeppelin provides overnight care, cat sitting, and home sitting services, which include playtime, medication administration, food, and attention. The business is highly rated by previous customers, and clients routinely praise the company for its reliability, its ability to adapt to changing schedules, its trustworthiness, and the overall quality of its care. In addition to its walks and pet care services, Pet Zeppelin also employs a professional dog trainer.

Cleveland, OH (216) 970-2856


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Raven Moon Pet Services

Located in North Royalton, Ohio and serving clients in the greater Cleveland metropolitan area, Raven Moon Pet Services has been providing pet sitting, dog walking, and doggie day care services for more than a decade. The business' in-home pet sitting precludes the need for kennels, leaving pets free in their own home. In addition to its other services, Raven Moon offers dog training, including an emphasis on teaching owners how to be their pets' pack leader. Dog walks and cat sitting services last for thirty minutes and are offered up to three times daily. The company charges additional fees for extensive travel outside of North Royalton, Ohio, additional 10-minute walks or runs, addition 15-minute visit extensions, and for holiday visits. Raven Moon Pet Services offers a free consultation as well as a free quote for its services. Additionally, the business is open seven days per week, including holidays.

Cleveland, OH (216) 470-5597


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Reliable Pet and House Sitting

With a headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio, Reliable Pet and House Sitting is a bonded and insured pet sitting business that offers a range of services that includes daily and overnight visits, dog walks, house sitting, potty breaks, outdoor playtime, transportation services, vet drop off and pickup, groomer drop off and pickup, and more. Visits to clients' houses include garbage collection, the watering of plants, the retrieval of mail, and house security services. Pricing at Reliable Pet and House Sitting scales with the number of pets, and there are also cats-only services that include the emptying and cleaning of litterboxes. In addition, the company is willing to serve clients with more unusual pets, offering an additional fee for specialty pets like guinea pigs, chickens, turtles, snakes, birds, gerbils, and others. Reliable Pet and House Sitting is a member of the Pet Sitters Associates organization.

Cleveland, OH (216) 925-8998


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Sit 'N Stay Pet Solutions

Sit 'N Stay is a professional dog walking business located on the east side of Cleveland, Ohio and serving the wider metropolitan area. Services include half-hour dog walks, shorter "potty break" walks, cat sitting, pet taxiing, trips to local MetroParks, overnight pet sitting, and three-times-daily visits for owners on vacation. Sit 'N Stay is fully insured and offers prospective clients a free half-hour consultation to develop each client's optimal dog sitting plan. The business has an A rating on Angie's List. Previous clients praise Sit 'N Stay for its experience and for the ability of its workers to provide excellent service for owners' peace of mind.

Cleveland, OH (216) 978-2665


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