40 Fun Dog-Walking Business Names

Updated on February 5, 2017

Dogs need to go to the bathroom just as humans do, and just because a human has to go to work all day, it doesn't mean that the dog magically no longer needs to go to the bathroom. So, either the human needs to install a doggy door somewhere, or hire someone to talk their pooch on a walk during the day.

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Walking Dogs for Money

With the need for dogs to do their business, comes the need for a dog walking business.

This is definitely the type of job that requires having a really big spot in your heart for dogs, because being a dog walker is not always a walk in the park; sometimes you’ll get the kind who love to go after that pesky squirrel that just ran across the street. If they're tethered to you, it will quickly become a battle of strength.

Dogs have bad days just like people do, so if you can handle this and accept it, all you will need to get started is a car and a leash, capisce?

Unless you plan on boarding dogs, this is the type of business that can be run out of your home; so when you're not out walking, you can work in your pajamas and set your own hours.

Tips for Naming Your Business

Dog Walking Business Names

 
 
It's Potty Time!
Man's Best Friend Dog Walkers
Pawsitively Best Dog Walkers
CaNINE to FIVE Dog walking Service
Let's Walk Dogs
Jaywalker Dog Walking Service
Hangin' with the Dawgs
The Pampered Pug
Dogs Unleashed
The Doggy Trolley
HotDogs Walking Service
Dog Parade
Happy Trails Dog Walkers
Puppy Parade
Doggone Good Dog Walking Service
The Barking Brigade
Paddywhack Dog Walkers
DogCycle Pet Walkers
The Figgity Dog
Just Fuzz Dog Walking Service
Hot Diggity Dogs!
Attention Dog Walkers
Out n' About Dog Walkers
Fetch! Walking Service
The Golden Leash
PawPaws Pet Walker
The Dog Whisperer Walking Service
Walk n' Wag Dog Walking
Gotta Go! Dog Walking Service
Dog Walk
Snoopy and Friends Dog Walkers
See Spot Walk
On Your Mark Dog Walkers
4 Paws Dog Walking Service
Make Your Mark Dog Walkers
Wagged Out Dog Walking
Pet Walkers Anonymous
Woof-D-Doodoo Dog Walkers
The Dog's Out!
Tails-A-Waggin' Dog Walking
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Naming Your Business

Oh, and let’s not forget about a solid business name. Every business needs a name, but what are some good dog walking business names?

As long as the name makes sense for the type of business you are running, pretty much anything goes.

You don’t need a super professional sounding name because it’s not a suit-and-tie operation, unless you want it to be! For the most part, you can have fun with the name.

Here are some pointers:

  • All things dog: It is a dog walking business, so use anything that is related to these sweet, little furbabies in your business name.

  • Use rhymes: This is particularly great for mobile advertising such as lettering on your vehicle, and can help someone to remember the business name after just a quick glance.

  • Be transparent: Make it obvious in your business that you walk dogs. Leaving one to wonder just what you do, no matter how awesome a name you have, might actually drive a potential customer away!

Now it’s time to start brainstorming. Your best bet is to begin by making a long list of names that you can then narrow down later. Brainstorming is literally writing down everything that comes to mind.

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Things to Consider

Have a list made? Great, now it’s time to start getting down to the nitty gritty! Take a look at these tips in order to narrow down your list:

  • Make a list of local competitors’ names and avoid any names that are similar.

  • Check the business name with your state’s Division of Corporations to see if anyone has already incorporated the same name.

  • Check for web domain availability at Whois.com.

  • Can the average person pronounce and spell the business name without problems?

Going through the tips above, begin crossing out names on your list and you will narrow it down to the ones that would really be good for the business. The dogs will be walking you before you know it!

How to Start a Dog Walking Business

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        ell 

        2 weeks ago

        This site is really helpful but we do not know but here is one name that is super good It's potty Time or fetch!!!

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        jeff 

        2 months ago

        this is barking crazy but i love it

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        ava 

        2 months ago

        IDK what my name is have her come with you that's what I'm doing!

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        can't say 

        2 months ago

        i am 13 yr old and would love to start doing a dog walking service as well as a pet sitting service although i have school. this website has helped me a lot to develop my service. my fave name is love4paws but there is loads of service names to choose from.

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        Alexa 

        2 months ago

        Im only ten but a good dog walking name is Dogs off the lease

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        ashlyn 

        4 months ago

        i liked this site im going to have a great busniness with my sister thank you so much

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        IDK WHAT MY NAME IS 

        6 months ago

        I am 12 and my friend would be willing to help, but my mom is worried about me being kidnapped. Does anyone know how to help me convince her?

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        Jaliyah 

        7 months ago

        I like walk'n wag dog walking

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        mya 

        7 months ago

        I want to start one in our small town but I am 11 btw walk'n wag is a good name

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        Caroline Carper 

        7 months ago

        I want to start a dog business but I am 11 years old. I was thinking Dog Unleashed is a really good name!!!!!

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        Kaka 

        8 months ago

        I have no idea what name to choose because these names are really good and i have to choose just one but which one?????

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        Kaia 

        10 months ago

        i love the name 4paws.cz

        i think i will use it

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        Fifi dog 

        12 months ago

        I am starting a dog walking business with my friend and this site has been most helpful for business names. Thank you

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        HorseWise 

        12 months ago

        I am starting a Dog Walking Business with my Best Friend Grace. I really want to go to horse camp at the end of the year so if anyone knows any other types of moneymaking schemes please let me know.

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        Just izzy 

        12 months ago

        I'm 13 and starting a dog walking business so I can get some money for a new horse saddle so I would love to hear some name ideas

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        susanna 

        13 months ago

        What about love 4paws

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        Linda 

        14 months ago

        Well I'm 12 and am trying to save up money so if u have any good ideas on how other than dog walking and lawn mowing I'd be happy to hear them!

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        Random cat 

        14 months ago

        I am starting a dog walking business.

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        josee 

        15 months ago

        I am only ten but , I thought Chewy's Chamber is a good name for a dog buissness

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        lo 

        17 months ago

        pups n' paws

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        Charlie 

        19 months ago

        dog to go is a good one to just a suggestion

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        WagWalk 

        19 months ago

        WagWalk.com is available

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        Android 

        21 months ago

        lol WE LET THE DOGS OUT

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        Ava 

        2 years ago

        How about Who let the Dogs Out

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        SkillMaster 

        3 years ago

        What about Pawin' Around?

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        Reena Dhiman 

        3 years ago

        Hmm....I don't own any dog yet, but the way you have covered all facts make me like this hub.

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