Laurels
Best Dog Walkers
in Seattle
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 Seattle, WA.

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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.

Animals Reign

Animals Reign is a Seattle dog walking company that has served the area since 2001. The business also provides pet sitting services, including drop-by services, house sitting, and pet boarding. The insured and bonded company hosts pet First Aid and CPR and Pet Industry Consulting classes. The owner will also work with pet owners to better understand their pets' communication. Animals Reign is a member of the Association of Pet Sitting Excellence and The Animal Rescue Site.

Seattle, WA(206) 367-4232

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Belltown Dog Walker VIP Pet Services

Belltown Dog Walker VIP Pet Services has been serving the Seattle area since 2009. The company provides walk and potty break services, and can usually walk dogs on last-minute notice. The business also conducts cat sitting, overnight visits, and in-home pet sitting. Before being hired, the staff goes through background checks and extensive training. Pet owners have praised the company for its well-managed, professional service.

Seattle, WA(206) 919-5848

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Close to Home

Close to Home is a locally-owned and operated dog walking business that has served the Seattle area for more than ten years. The company also provides dog running for energetic dogs, and pet sits dogs and cats. Pet owners have praised Close to Home for its responsible and accommodating staff.

Seattle, WA(206) 650-2380

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Cosmic Home & Pet

Cosmic Home & Pet has been serving the Seattle area with dog walking services since 1998. The business aims to build long-term relationships with its clients and their pets through reliable service. The company's services include dog walking, pet check-ins, dog training, overnight dog and cat sitting, and dog training. Cosmic Home & Pet's staff includes a certified dog trainer, and the business won The Evening Best of Western Washington Award from Western Washington Toyota Dealers.

Seattle, WA(206) 359-1522

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Dog's Day Out

The owner of Dog's Day Out is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer and has worked as a Licensed Veterinary Technician. The Seattle dog walking company provides regular dog walking services that include leash training techniques. The business also hosts doggie daycare.

Seattle, WA(206) 706-4875

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Doglover Dog Walk

Doglover Dog Walk has been serving the Seattle area since 2004. The licensed and insured company walks dogs, sets up dog play groups in its private dog park, provides puppy care, and pet sits. The owner is certified in Pet First Aid and was a chosen Featured Pet Care Professional by Petsit USA. Pet owners have left positive feedback for Doglover Dog Walk's caring, reliable owner who goes above and beyond for clients' pets.

Seattle, WA(206) 579-7336

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Grateful Dog

Grateful Dog is a licensed, bonded, and insured Seattle dog walking business. The company also provides pet sitting, overnight care, pet taxi services, and free initial meet and greets. The owner is certified in Pet First Aid and CPR by the American Safety & Health Institute and is a member of Pet Sitters Associates. Pet owners have praised Grateful Dog for its reliable and conscientious owner who provides above-and-beyond care.

Seattle, WA(206) 456-4280

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Hazel's Dog Walking

Hazel's Dog Walking has been serving the Seattle area for more than five years. The licensed, bonded, and insured business walks dogs, sets up off-leash group play, and provides stop-in and overnight pet sitting. The company's park play option brings dogs to local parks with off-leash areas such as Golden Gardens or Discovery Park. The dog walkers are Pet First Aid Certified by the American Red Cross. Clients have praised Hazel's Dog Walking for its patient, loving, and professional staff.

Seattle, WA(206) 321-5237

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Jacki's Waggin Tails Pet Care

Jacki's Waggin Tails Pet Care is a licensed and insured Seattle dog walking company. The business provides off-leash group adventures to local parks, cat visits, puppy care, doggie daycare, leash walks, and in-home overnight care. The company also has a boarding facility for pet owners away on vacation. Clients have praised Jacki's Waggin Tails Pet Care for its organized and flexible owner whom pets love.

Seattle, WA(206) 715-7449

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Jake N Friends Pet Services

Jake N Friends Pet Services provides dog walking, home visits, and off-leash play. The bonded, licensed, and insured Seattle dog walking company also pet sits cats and hosts dogs at doggie daycare. The founder of the business is a DogTech Certified Dog Walker and is certified in Pet First Aid and CPR. Jake N Friends Pet Services is a member of Georgia Peaches, a Seattle-based rescue for dogs in Georgia. Clients have praised the company for its caring, responsible, and trustworthy dog walker.

Seattle, WA(206) 650-5353

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Leashed Seattle

Leashed Seattle provides GPS-tracked dog walking services in Seattle. Services include off-leash park play, individual dog walks and hikes, puppy checks, potty breaks, playtime visits, pet sitting, and poop scooping. The company, founded in 2014, won Best of Thumbtack 2015.

Seattle, WA(425) 336-2765

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Nitro K-9

Nitro K-9 has been serving the Seattle area since 1994. The business provides dog walking and pet sitting services and specializes in European dog training programs. The company is insured by the Business Insurers of the Carolinas and is a member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers. Nitro K-9 is Better Business Bureau accredited with an A+ rating. Clients have left positive feedback for the company's friendly owner and effective training.

Seattle, WA(206) 412-9979

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Pets Dig Me Pet Care

Pets Dig Me Pet Care has been serving the Seattle area since 2001. The business' dog walking options include small dog pack nature exploration, small dog pack urban walking, and off-leash dog park play. The licensed, bonded, and insured company also provides cat sitting services. The owner of the company volunteers for animal welfare organizations such as Seattle Animal Shelter and The Doney Clinic for Pets.

Seattle, WA(206) 718-7387

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PugetPets

PugetPets is Seattle's oldest dog walking company owned by a certified veterinary technician. The business walks dogs, pet sits overnight, checks in on pets, and makes puppy care visits. The company also provides pet taxi services. The staff go through thorough background checks and are tested with animals before being hired. Pet owners have praised PugetPets for its reliable, caring, and professional staff.

Seattle, WA(206) 354-7861

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Sarah's Pet Care

Sarah's Pet Care has been serving the Seattle area since 2003. The company's dog walking services include group off-leash park trips, long group or solo park trips, and daily dog walking. The business also provides overnight house and pet sitting and pet taxi services. Pet owners have praised the company for its professional team.

Edmonds, WA(206) 427-4598

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SNIFF Seattle Dog Walkers

SNIFF Seattle Dog Walkers is an insured, bonded, and licensed dog walking company. The business provides private dog walks, puppy care, overnight dog sitting, and pet sitting visits. SNIFF Seattle Dog Walkers won Best Dog Walker four years in a row from Best of Western Washington. Pet owners have left positive feedback for the company's friendly dog walkers who are great with animals and provide reliable care.

Seattle, WA(206) 478-5183

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Strut the Pup

Strut the Pup has been serving the Seattle area since 2009. The company walks dogs, takes dogs on local park visits, provides overnight pet care, cares for puppies, trains dogs, and provides pet taxi services. The business also makes home veterinary visits. Strut the Pup employees are American Red Cross Certified in Pet First Aid and CPR, and the business partners with the Seattle Humane Society. Pet owners have praised the staff for their above-and-beyond care.

Seattle, WA(206) 484-3696

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University Canine Learning Academy

University Canine Learning Academy provides dog walking, puppy and small dog play groups, and small dog and puppy daycare. The Seattle business also trains dogs through private training or group workshops and runs a four-day dog walking workshop for those who want to become professional dog walkers. The company is a DogTech Certified Dog Walker and is a member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers.

Seattle, WA(206) 708-3297

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Upward Dog Walker

Upward Dog Walker provides private walks, daytime sitting, puppy visits, overnight pet sitting, pet taxi services, and dog washing. The licensed, bonded, and insured business is a member of Pet Sitters International, and its dog walkers are certified in Pet First Aid and CPR. The founder of Upward Dog Walker has worked with pets for most of her life and started the company in 2011.

Seattle, WA(206) 922-9011

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Zen Dog Walking

Zen Dog Walking is a Seattle dog walking and pet sitting company with flexible scheduling. The licensed and insured business also cares for pets overnight and provides dog playtime. All of the company's dog walkers are certified in Pet First Aid and CPR by the American Health and Safety Institute. Pet owners have praised Zen Dog Walking for its caring, reliable staff that dogs are comfortable around.

Seattle, WA(206) 432-4808

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