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Danville Dog Walkers

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  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Jimmy B.
Verified review

Hot Diggity Dog my boxer loves going here. If my dog likes someone I can trust them. My big boy will be back. Your pet is not a pet. It is a family member and I trust Hot Diggity Dog with my big boy. 10 year old teddy bear of love.

Posh Paws Spa & Pet Hotel
from 2 reviews
    Kelly C.
    Verified review

    My dog was very well cared for while we were gone on vacation. She was treated like she was at home. Would definitely recommend.

    Toni's Pet Services
    from 1 review
      Erin U.
      Verified review

      I went on a vacation and had to leave my 2 dogs, Mac and Bing with Toni. I called every night to just check up on them and they were great! They were cage free the whole time, bathed, and got to go to the local park everyday. She loves animals with all her heart and I would recommend her to take care of animals

      Who's a Good dog !
      from 1 review
      • 8 years in business
      • 1 hire on Thumbtack

      I give special treats on the dogs birthdays ! I make homemade healthy dog treats


      We clean anything in homes. We will walk dogs, babysit, house-sit, remove junk, stoves, refrigerators, etc., and clean anything outside or in the yard. There are not to many things that we will refuse to do. Contact us for more info.


      I will love and take care of your pets while you are away. I will treat your pets as if they were mine and give them what they need.


      I will walk your dogs for you twice daily, more if requested. I also "dog sit" for the animals when their "parents" aren't around; on those long days at work, or maybe on a vacation! The price my vary in the case of very large dogs and also multiple dogs.


      Hello, my name is Luke and starting August 22nd, 2016, I am seeking any and all week-day dog walking gigs and house sitting positions for the school year. I'm pretty flexible M-F; I can stop by in the mornings or around lunchtime or in the late evening.


      I'll make sure your dog has some good company when we go on walks. I'll turn a regular walk for them into an adventure. But, wait! Walking dogs isn't all I do! If you need a pet sitter, baby sitter, car washer, house sitter, you name it, I'm on it.

      • 18 years in business

      I provide pet care and dog walking service. I am also available for house sitting. I am a 51-year-old male, but I am athletic for my age and very neat!


      We are among the best because we love animals and they love us


      I do house and dog sitting. I can do light cleaning, and I love dogs. I will keep your home occupied while you're away.


      I walk dogs, clean them and babysit them when you gone. I also train dogs. It is very helpful even when they are not potty trained.


      I provide dog walking services around the Champaign-Urbana areas. Afternoons and evenings are preferred.


      I walk dogs. What I think that make my job so good is that I love animals; I have grown old with them. I will treat them as if they were mine with great care and respect

      Q & A

      Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

      What does a dog walker do?

      We all know our dogs love going on long, adventure-filled walks, but jobs and family and commuting can make it difficult to give them the leash time they deserve. You can hire a professional dog walker to make sure your furry friend gets adequate exercise and outdoor time each day. A professional dog walker may be an individual contractor or work for a dedicated dog-walking company. In either case, you want to make sure the pro has the appropriate insurance in case of an emergency. Some people opt to give the dog walker a key to their house; others to have them pick up the dog from the yard. Dog walking can happen as often as multiple times per day, or just a few times a month as needed. Here are some questions to ask when you are interviewing a new dog walker:  

      • Will you or someone else be walking my dog?
      • Do you have a backup plan if you can’t make it for a scheduled walk?
      • Will you walk my dog by itself, or do you walk several dogs at once?
      • What are your different walk routes?
      • When will you pick up and drop off?
      • How will we communicate?
      • Do I have to commit to a schedule or are you flexible?
      • What’s your cancellation policy?
      • What’s your response plan if my dog gets injured or becomes sick?
      • How and how often do I pay you?
      • Do you offer package pricing if I buy multiple dog walks up front?

      How much do dog walkers charge?

      The cost of dog walking depends on several factors including length and frequency of dog walks, the number of dogs on the walk, distance to your house, and any additional services you request. The national average cost range for a dog walk is $10-$20, but that price will vary based on where you live in the country and the regional cost of living and doing business. 

      The longer the dog walk, the higher your costs will be. Dog walkers offer a range of walk lengths, from 15-minute potty breaks to long hikes of 120 minutes or more. For example, a dog walker may charge $15 for a 15-minute walk and $35 for a 35-minute walk. Requesting that your dog be the only animal on the walk will typically mean a higher cost than if you permit your dog to be walked in a pack of dogs. You may be able to get a discounted rate if you have more than one dog to be walked. For example, a professional dog walker may charge $28 for one dog or $33 for two dogs on a 60-minute walk. If you need additional help — like feeding the dogs or giving them medication — dog walkers may be able to provide this service at an additional fee. Dog walkers may charge higher rates for walking your dogs on holidays. 

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