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Cincinnati Dog Walkers

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  • 5 years in business
  • 71 hires on Thumbtack
Charles V.
Verified review

Where do I start? I have a very young Lab-Pitt mix (Olive) who is very skittish. Olive doesn't approach anyone. Melissa walks out with her dog and I think that it's not going to go well. She sticks out her hand, pets her without a problem. She then takes the leash and walks Olive back to the yard with here dog. No barking, no crying, no pulling. I was amazed. I've been by to visit twice and I can already see a change in Olive. She's playing with other dogs and she actually listens now.

Bohannon Dog Training
5.0
from 25 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 80 hires on Thumbtack
Dorian G.
Verified review

We are so happy we found Bohannon dog training. They are very nice people and have provided the best dog training experience we have ever had. We will be continuing with them to advanced training for our dog.

Lisa Davis
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Wyatt B.
Verified review

I have known Lisa for years and each time I have called on her to take care of my dog Griffey, she is always there. She is very professional, always on time, very reasonable and most importantly loves and takes great care of Griffey. He gets very excited every time he sees her. If you are looking for someone to take care of or walk your dog, I highly recommend Lisa.

Nky Pet Sit LLC
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Brenda A.
Verified review

Brandon from NKY pet sit took care of our dog and cat while we were on vacation. We were anxious about leaving our animals home but he calmed our nerves. We knew that they were all in good hands with Brandon. Our animals loved him and they were well cared for. Brandon also brought in our mail and took out our garbage. We will definitely use him again!!

Debbie Birkenheuer
4.8
from 6 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Laura Z.
Verified review

Debbie was our nanny for 12 years and cared for our two sons (and our dog!). She truly became an extension of our family. She is reliable, dedicated, organized, loving, trustworthy, compassionate, responsible and a pleasure to be around. Though our children are now grown, Debbie is still and always will be a part of our family. She is truly wonderful.

Spoiler Alert!
4.8
from 5 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Magda H.
Verified review

Spoiler Alert has worked for us for almost three years. Mary Beth has been consistent, reliable, kind, understanding, trusted and completely adored and loved by our dogs. I am unable to walk my dogs and she has provided a valuable service to us which has enabled us to keep our pets. We trust her with our home and our pets. Mary Beth and Spoiler alert are a very special pet service.

Sit Stay Dog Watching LLC
4.0
from 5 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Theresa B.
Verified review

My sitter was dependable and caring. She went above and beyond to keep my older dog relaxed, on schedule and safe. Thank you Abby at Sit Stay Dog Watching!!!!

  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Anita F.
Verified review

I like the fact the trainers have knowledge of the maltese breed. They made me feel welcome and that they will work with me and my baby.

Allie the Pet Sitter
5.0
from 1 review
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Sami W.
Verified review

Anyone who knows me in person knows that I am 100% obsessed and protective of my dogs. I always strive to give them the best life they deserve. When my class schedule was getting too busy, I needed someone to help me out with the dogs so they weren't cooped up all day. I am so thankful I found Allie because she seems to care for them as much as I do. When I get back from my classes, they are almost too tired to say hi to me! I also really appreciate how she has personalized regimens for each dog. I have a hyper younger dog and an aging dog so they obviously need different workouts. I honestly have no idea what I'd do if Allie wasn't here to help me out. If you're ever in need of an AMAZING dog walker, give Allie a call!!

  • 10 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Jennifer S.
Verified review

Extremely satisfied. Fit me into her schedule on short notice, and did a beautiful job grooming my Bernese Mountain Dog in preparation for a show. Particularly liked how well she trimmed the nails! Paisley was happy, too. We'll definitely return again. :)

  • 12 years in business
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I have experience with giving dogs their meds and sticking to a strick diet.

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As an animal lover, I understand the necessity for animal exercise and health. With this knowledge, I make target times and lengths for the canine and I to walk/jog with the end result being a healthier and happier animal.

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We treat all dogs with respect and care and provide them with an enjoyable scenic walk that is fulfilling to them and us as well.

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I am starting a business where I walk dogs. I also sit pets anything from cats and dogs and horses. I am just starting to turn it into a business, but I have sat for friends and families' dogs, cats and horses for years now. I love animals and want to make this my career.

  • 5 years in business
About

Dandelion Acres offers 3 acres of fenced play space! We feel that dogs need room to run and play both inside and out! More like a dog park, we don't have high fences and confined spaces. Pups are able to go outside far more than two times per day like other kennels offer.

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I am always happy to be working with animals! Dogs are my favorite

  • 6 years in business
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We focus more exclusively on the relationship between pet and owner, creating an unbreakable bond that ties them together, so that they work better together. We will initially work with the dog, showing them the command and what is expected, then we hand the control to the owner and help them master the command.

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I do detailed housecleaning. I am experienced, and I can provide references. I also do house-sitting, dog walking, and dog sitting. I can also travel if you need a nanny for your child.

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I do what my customers want that they can't or don't want to do. I take care of animals, houses, yards or whatever is needed. My pet care is like my children, I love and respect them and listen to them.

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We offer dog training, behavior modification, Canine Good Citizen(R) testing, community canine testing, therapy dog training, dog sitting, and dog walking.

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Are you a busy pet parent that needs some help? I'm a dog and cat owner that can give you a hand! I've taken care of pets, house sat, and taken care of farm animals for folks who were traveling or experiencing a busy time at work. I also sometimes help out at a local petting zoo.

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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