How to book pet caregivers near me
Skip the kennel
Sittings take place at your home and boardings take place at your pet caregiver's home.
All pet caregivers offer pick-up and drop-off for boarding services.
Your pet caregiver will send photos and videos throughout the service in addition to a thorough report card.
Why find pet care through Wag!?
Wag! is the nation's fastest-growing network of vetted and background checked pet sitters, overnight boarding, dog walkers, dog trainers, and even virtual vet chat. Schedule ahead for pet care while you are away, or book on-demand pet care during the workday. In minutes you can book a nearby dog sitter, daycare provider, or dog walker, who'll take complete care of your loved one - at their place or yours.
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Jaime took great care of my dog and was a wonderful walker!
Awe thank you! So glad my baby boy is being well cared for. :)
Great report. Thank you for watching out for them.
So considerate about his energy levels and really pays extra attention to my pup
Great communicator and dog handler.
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Thank you for taking such good care of him today, his smile says everything
Eilene is amazing and a lifesaver! She is very attentive, caring,and kind with our pup. She always takes Kody on great walks. Kody is always excited to see her.
Jessica followed instructions and was SO amazingly patient with my very protective australian shepherd. She won him over and took great care of my puppy. Would 100 % trust her in my home again!
Scamp is always so happy after his walks, he loves his new buddy Demetra!
The best dog friendly neighborhoods in Sacramento
DogFest Walk 'n Roll
Grab your dog, grab a leash, and grab your walking shoes for this fun and festive celebration of all things dog! Held in Southside Park, DogFest Walk ‘n Roll features a scenic one-mile stroll through the park for pets and their owners. At the end of the walk you and your pooch can get your snouts into all the frivolity of DogFest, with music, games, vendors, heartwarming doggy stories, and more. The event is run to benefit Canine Companions for Independence, a non-profit which trains assistance dogs for people with disabilities, so it’s all in aid of a very good cause.
Sacramento SPCA Doggy Dash
Lace up and leash up for Sacramento’s largest 2K and 5K dog walk. Run to benefit the valuable work of the Sacramento SPCA, the annual Doggy Dash features a whole day full of dog-friendly fun. And there’s so much more than just the walk itself, with doggy demonstrations, food trucks, and plenty of entertainment to get you to sit, stay, and enjoy! There are even several canine competitions held throughout the day, with cool prizes awarded for everything from the best tricks to the most enthusiastic tail wag. Regardless of whether you love big dogs, small dogs, or anything in between, you and your four-legged friend will have a paw-some time at the Doggy Dash.
Free family fun for pets and people of all ages — that’s exactly what you can expect at Pet-A-Palooza, one of Sacramento’s favorite annual dog events. Held at Rusch Park in Citrus Heights, this paw-some event is jam-packed full of pet-related activities, including a doggy obstacle course, police K9 demonstrations, food trucks, a kids’ area, live entertainment, and more than 100 vendors! If you love animals, you’ll have a ball at Pet-A-Palooza.
All the colorful fun of Mardi Gras comes to Old Sacramento in this delightful event with a furry twist. Held in March, Old Sacramento’s Mardi Paws festival is headlined by a Mardi Gras-themed parade with dogs in costumes, on floats, and boasting all kinds of weird and wonderful outfits. A New Orleans-style marching band leads the pack, and the parade is followed by a vendor fair, plenty of food and drink, and the chance to support the Front Street Animal Shelter. Put your paw-ty hat on and check it out!
Sacramento SPCA Pup Crawl
Get into the festive spirit with this grrr-eat December pub crawl to support the Sacramento SPCA! Kicking off at Truitt Bark Park in Midtown, the Pup Crawl is a great opportunity for you to eat, drink, and be merry, and to do it all with your furry friend. Taking in some of Sacramento’s best breweries, this thirst-quenching pet-acular includes doggy Santa photos, drink discounts, and plenty of dog-friendly games throughout the afternoon. Beautiful brews, delightful dogs, and festive fun to benefit a good cause — howl-iday events don’t get any better than that.
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