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Best Dog Walkers in Portland
2021

Why These Dog Walkers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Portland 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

Dog Gone Walking

Dog Gone Walking is a licensed and insured animal care provider that caters to clients in the Tigard, Beaverton, Tualatin, and Lake Oswego areas of Portland. Services include 15-minute bathroom breaks, 30-, 45-, or 60-minute walks; administering of medications; and pet sitting. Dog Gone uses barcode technology to alert pet owners that the walker or sitter has arrived at or left their homes. The business also uses GPS to so that dog owners can track the route and distance of their dogs’ walks.

Portland, OR 97223

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Dog Star Walkers Portland

Dog Star Walkers Portland is a licensed, bonded, and insured dog walking company that was founded in 2009 and caters to clients in Southeast, Northeast, and parts of North Portland. Services include 15-minute bathroom breaks, 30- and 60-minute dog walks, weekend and evening walks, transportation for pets, and overnight pet sitting. Dog Star also can care for pets that aren’t canines or felines.

Portland, OR 97218

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PJ's Pups

PJ’s Pups is an insured dog walking and pet sitting service that caters to clients in the Portland metro area. Its owner has walked dogs professionally since 2009. Options include 30-, 45-, and 60-minute dog visits, which feature a walk, attention, and playtime. PJ’s also can provide pet sitting, emergency pet visits for owners who can’t get home, and a taxi service for pets who need rides.

Portland, OR 97219

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Ruff Life Portland Pet Care

Ruff Life Portland Pet Care provides dog walking and pet sitting to patrons in Portland who are north to Columbia Blvd., east to I-205, south to Flavel Road, and West to I-5. Services include 15-, 30-, and 45-minute visits with the option to add more time. Vacation visits, overnight stays, off-leash outings, and pet taxi and errand running services are available. Ruff Life will sit for dogs, cats and other animals, including rodents, fish, amphibians, reptiles, crustaceans, and birds.

Portland, OR 97213

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