Overnight dog care in Lexington

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How it works

Skip the kennel

Sittings take place at your home and boardings take place at your pet caregiver's home.

Flexible transportation

All pet caregivers offer pick-up and drop-off for boarding services.

Live updates

Your pet caregiver will send photos and videos throughout the service in addition to a thorough report card.

What is Wag!?

Wag! is the nation's fastest-growing network of pre-screened and insured pet sitters and dog walkers. In less than 15 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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Samantha PLexington, KY

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My name is Samantha. I have taken care of all kinds of animals my entire life. I have always owned dogs. I worked at a vet clinic years ago. I currently own a Siberian Husky named Magnus. I take care of my friends dog and pigs when they are out of town. I love the outdoors and love to walk. I take my dog on hikes with my son's boy scout troop. I am a CNA part-time. I will love your furry child just as much as I love mine.

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Fast walker

Rebecca RLexington, KY

5.0

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I have cared for animals for 20 plus years. I have two dogs of my own that live a fantastic life. I love the outdoors and would love to care for your pet.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Dan OLexington, KY

4.9

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I have loved dogs since I was eight years old, beginning with a Dachshund and a blind Pekingese. From there I went on to share my life several German Shepherds, a Rottweiler, an Airedale, and numerous mixed breeds. Much of my adult life has been spent in dog-related activities and jobs, including managing doggie daycare programs and training, both at PetSmart and privately. I love being around dogs and can’t wait to meet yours!

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Katy SLexington, KY

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My name is Katy. I have been a dog owner all of my life. I currently have two small dogs of my own, but have experience walking and caring for dogs of all sizes. I know how important your dog is to you and will treat them as well as my own.

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Nicole OLexington, KY

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“Professional Dog Trainer”

My name is Nicole and I can’t wait to meet your pup! I have many years of experience training dogs to earn titles in obedience, agility, and other sports. I also train Service Dogs to perform a variety of tasks. I have been in the animal industry all my life, have a degree in Agriculture, and have been a professional dog trainer for 7 years. I am comfortable working with all sizes, energy levels, and ages of dogs; as well as all manners of equipment. I would love to help you and your dog!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Sarah WLexington, KY

4.9

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“All you need is love...and a dog.”

Hi! I’m Sarah and I love dogs! I’ve been raising and taking care of dogs ever since I was a child. They bring me great joy! I love making new dog friends and enjoy spending time with animals more than just about anything. They are truly amazing - loyal and pure souls who make the best companions.

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Kim VLexington, KY

4.9

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I love dogs. I have worked with both dogs and cats at a boarding facility in Michigan for three years. Every day was a blast. I’ve also worked at a small animal veterinary hospital. I’ve had dogs and cats my whole life. I’ve also spent a my lifetime with horses. I cannot wait to meet you and your fur baby family.

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Fast walker

Matt HLexington, KY

4.9

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Hi, my name is Matt and having a rambunctious lab/pit mix has turned me into an exceptional dog walker. If you would like someone who is kind to animals and knows how to handle all the different situations that may arise during a walk then I am your dog walker.

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High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Fast walker

Annisa MLexington, KY

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“A firm believer that our dogs are our children.”

Hiya! I'm Annisa, 22, Dog mom to a lovely German Shepard Pit mix named Molly. I understand life getting in the way, Not enough time in the day to give our furry babies need a walk. Also believe that our dogs are our babies so, I promise to treat your baby with the love and respect they deserve. I'd be honored to walk you dog. Will also update with lots of pictures.

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Elizabeth MLexington, KY

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Hi, I'm Elizabeth! I'm currently a college student at UK. I am completely in love with all dogs and convinced they are all Good Boys and Girls. I have 3 wonderful pups of my own and cute cat. I've been around animals my whole life ranging from cats to horses and am part of the Lexington Humane Society foster program. I can't wait to meet and befriend your furry best friend!

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Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Puppy care

Dog Boarding in Lexington

The Haven for Dogs, Inc. is an all-volunteer, not for profit 501(c)(3) organization in Lexington, Kentucky dedicated to finding loving, forever homes for abandoned and homeless dogs.  Their mission is "To reduce companion animal homelessness by placing homeless dogs into loving, responsible homes, and by helping to maintain successful placement of dogs in those homes."  


If you are looking for a forever family member, would like to volunteer, foster or make a donation of any kind, the staff at The Haven for Dogs would love to meet you! There is no physical shelter for their furry, adoptable friends. The staff at The Haven for Dogs believes in no bars or cages; instead placing all of their fur babies with loving foster families. The foster families give the dogs much-needed love and attention, which is not only SO much fun for the foster family but also vital for the dog's emotional and physical well-being. 


The foster family will also help socialize their foster pup with other people, kids and pets.  They will teach them basic obedience, feed them only the finest, most nutritious food and play with them daily.  If you are interested in adopting on the dogs on their website, the fee is $110.00.  This fee will cover spaying/neutering, current vaccinations, microchip identification and general care.  


Potential adoptive parents will need to have an interview with the staff to be sure that their house is the best forever house for their furry baby. These dogs to have their long-awaited happily ever after. Pet adoption is not to be taken lightly. It is a commitment to care for an animal for its entire life, and it requires love, patience and respect. In return, you just may receive the love of your new pet!

Upcoming Dog Friendly Events Lexington

I Arted - Wildcat Service Dogs

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Admission
FREE!

Duration
1pm-4pm

I Arted - Wildcat Service Dogs

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Enjoy a day of art with your favorite pup by your side. Paint alongside all the Wildcat Service Dog pups, at a class taught by WSD alumni Isabell Park. Can't paint worth a lick? No worries! Izzy will guide you through it and at the end of the day, you will have a remarkable, one of a kind fur-ever keepsake. The cost is $35.00 which includes a 16x20 canvas, paint and supplies. All proceeds benefit Wildlife Service Dogs. Be sure to wear painting pawty-friendly clothes!  Wildcat Service Dogs is a student-run organization with the University of Kentucky. They raise and train service dogs, and educate the public about their work. Please come and join the fun at UK AG Science Building for this worthy cause!

Christmas Parade

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Admission
FREE!

Month
December

Duration
6pm-8pm,

Christmas Parade

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This dog-friendly, annual Christmas parade takes place in nearby Winchester, Kentucky.  Come spread some holiday cheer with hundreds of your fellow festive-seeking, parade goers!  This event is presented by Masons of Right Angle Lodge 233 F&AM.  This year's theme is "A Magical, Musical Christmas".  May your holiday season be filled with laughter, love and memories of joy!  The parade will wind through the streets of downtown Winchester and will begin at 6:00 p.m. sharp.  Be sure to get there in plenty of time to snag a great curbside seat, and don't forget your chairs!  Dogs need to stay on their leash while downtown and please pick up after them should they go potty during the paw-ty!  Happy Pawlidays everyone!

Christmas Pet Photos to Benefit Lucky Tales Rescue

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Admission
FREE!

Month
December

Duration
12pm-4pm

Christmas Pet Photos to Benefit Lucky Tales Rescue

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Bring your furry friend and say cheese! This event takes place in nearby Burlington, Kentucky at Lulu's Pet Pantry. Let Fido get his picture taken in the Christmas themed photo booth! Fido gets to take home a free Lulu's Pet Pantry goodie bag.  Tell Santa Paws your wish list and go home with a treasured 5x7 print of your pup! Admission is $10.00 and benefits Lucky Tales Rescue. Lucky Tales Rescue in Burlington, Kentucky is a newly formed and rapidly growing 501(c)(3) tax-exempt rescue dedicated to achieving proper placement by matching animals to the perfect forever homes, while also educating the community about properly caring for and loving all of God's creatures. Please join them for this wonderful event that benefits a great cause.

Pet Adoptions at Hollywood Feed

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Admission
FREE!

Duration
1-3PM Sat

Pet Adoptions at Hollywood Feed

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Bring your whole family - including your furry buddy - to Hollywood Feed to meet, great and spoil adoptable dogs looking for a fur-ever home. Be careful, you might end up bringing one of these cuties home! Every Saturday SAVE (Saving Animals, Volunteering, Education), bring their adorable, adoptable furry friends to Hollywood Feed for this adoption event. SAVE is a non-profit animal rescue dedicated to caring, helping, training and placing homeless abandoned, abused, injured and ill pets throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Come in and browse the natural and holistic pet foods while you are there and maybe, just maybe, you will leave with a new furry member of the family!

Picture Your Pets with Santa

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Admission
FREE!

Month
December

Duration
10am-4pm

Picture Your Pets with Santa

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Grab Fido and head to Feeders Supply in Lexington, Kentucky. Brush your pup's fur, pop in a doggy breath mint and get him ready for his photo with the one and only Santa Paws! Grab some antlers, a costume, a Santa hat - whatever you'd like for Fido to wear in his photo with Santa Paws. All proceeds will go to benefit the over 5000 animals the Lexington Humane Society cares for every year. The Lexington Humane Society does so much good for so many needy paws; please come in and say thank you! You can also make a donation or sign up to volunteer. Get your fur-ever keepsake of your barky buddy and his hero, Santa Paws! All pups must be on their leash while waiting for their time with Santa and be sure to be a considerate paw-rent and clean up after your pet. Happy paw-lidays!