Dog walking in Canton

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Flexible scheduling

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Choose between a 20-minute, 30-minute, or 60-minute stroll for your dog.

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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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Kelly TCanton, CT

5.0

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“Providing care, exercise, and friendship!”

My name is Kelly. I live in Meriden, but willing to travel! Animals are my passion. I am an energetic, loving, and experienced petsitter, animal boarder, and dog walker for over 15 yrs. I have over 8 yrs experience with rescue animals. I care for all breeds, from Maltese to Pit Bulls or an English Mastiff! Not just dogs...I care for all pets-cats, birds, fish, reptiles-to name a few! I’d love to meet you and your pets! Your pet is a part of your family, and will care as if they’re mine!

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

Joshua NCanton, CT

4.9

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*Woof!* I'm Joshua and I just said 'Hello!' in dog speak. I've been told I'm a good human and often get wet nose kisses in recognition of a job well done. Dogs are simply amazing and I absolutely love them. I appreciate dogs of all sizes and breeds, but big playful pups are my favorite. When caring for your dog, you can rest assured that your fur baby is in the good hands of a trustworthy human who is as loving to your four-legged friend as you are. Your pup is always priority #1!

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

Sarah LCanton, CT

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I have grown up around all kinds of animals especially dogs both big and small. I currently love and care for a sweet little chihuahua/doxen mix and hope to adopt a larger dog as well. I am very interested in using canine behavior and body language to understand how they feel so I provide the best care possible.

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

Alex RCanton, CT

4.9

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I have had dogs my entire life; I currently have 2 chocolate labs. I have been dog sitting for about 15 years around my neighborhood. My experience includes being a member of Kids for Paws, an organization that raised money to donate to animal shelters, military dogs, and guide dogs. I was also a volunteer at the SPCA while I was in college. I am great with everyone from high-energy puppies that love to play to older dogs who just love to snuggle. I can’t wait to meet your furry friends!

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Can run with dogs, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Donna PCanton, CT

4.9

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“I will love your pup(s) when you can’t.”

Hello, my name is Donna. I’m Marleys mom.... I love dogs and wish I could have more then one! But my Marley isn’t too friendly and doesn’t like to share my attention... so instead I have decided to surround myself with your fur-babies! I love all dogs like they are my own and enjoy walking playing and interacting with them. I can do drop in visits, potty breaks, walks, play dates, feeding. Etc...

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Oral medicine administration, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Jeremy RCanton, CT

4.9

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“The best a pet can get”

Hello, I'm Jeremy! I'm currently a Graduate student at the UConn school of Social work. As much as I enjoy helping people with their issues, there is nothing more therapeutic than the interactions I experience being around dogs! I have a shih tzu of my own named Chewbacca whom I love to death. I have plenty of friends with all different breeds and sizes of dogs who I love the same. I look forward to meeting you and your best friend :)

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Dawne JCanton, CT

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“I will treat your dog as one of my family!”

I grew up with dogs on our horse farm & pet sat through college. I was a vet tech, dog groomer & kennel manager for 8 years at a vet before starting my own business so I can do various medical treatments, meds, etc. I have 2 large dogs- Griffey a humane society pup and Monty a golden retriever. If you are going away for a weekend or vacation, my daughter, son and I all do house/pet sitting in your home. Keep your dog in the comfort of it's own home/schedule & not the stresses of a kennel.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, 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

Tracy MCanton, CT

4.9

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“Live. Love. Bark.”

Hi Everyone!! My name is Tracy! I'm a dog Mama of two. I have a mini Australian Shepherd who is 5 and an Aussie/Poodle mix who is almost 1 year old! Dogs are my absolute world! When I'm not playing dog Mom, I work full time as a counselor but I secretly just want to play with dogs all day every day! I received my Pet CPR certification from Paws and Claws 911 at the Branford CT Fire Department on November 13, 2019 so I am trained in dog (and cat) CPR & First Aid!

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

Aileen MCanton, CT

4.9

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I have been walking and caring for all dog breeds and ages for many years, from pups to seniors. I am enrolled in Pet CPR classes and am a Dog Team Volunteer at a local animal rescue. I treat all my pet clients as if they were my own!

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Angel RCanton, CT

4.8

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Hi, I'm Angel! I grew up in Bloomfield, CT. I have a beautiful Lab Shepherd mix named Scarlett. I've always loved animals since I was 6. I'm going to school for Veterinary Technology. I've worked with many dog breeds of all shapes and sizes. I'm very active, I love a good jog or hike up a mountain.

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Dog Walking in Canton

If you're a dog, there's no other place you would rather be than the amicable, pet-friendly streets in the town of Canton, Connecticut. Originally known as Canton Center when the area was settled in the early 1800s, Canton Center is now a village within the larger town of Canton. Residents of Canton love living here! Attractions like the Collinsville Farmer's Market, Antique Stores in Farmington Valley, and river tubing in the streams of the Farmington River keep the townsfolk happy and tourists coming back! The shopping center has over 50 unique stores where you'll find antiques you won't find anywhere else. Fido approves!

Dog owners can't get enough of Canton! There are 7 veterinarians, 2 dog groomers, and a pet shop all within the town's borders. There are plenty more pet shops within the larger Hartford County area, so you'll have everything you need to keep your dog pampered! If you're looking for a fun day outing, there are four parks to choose from, with 3 beautiful trail systems sprinkled throughout the town. Looking to eat a nice meal with your dog by your side? There are seven pet-friendly restaurants with outside seating, so Fido's all good to come along and enjoy a feast!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Canton

Kingswoods

48
Population Density
263 per sq. mi.

Kingswoods

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Does your like to trek through forested areas as he sniffs out all the foliage? If you live in the Kingswood neighborhood, you can head to the Farmington River Trail for a beautiful hike. The trail is 18.2 miles long and loops through a trail system connecting with other trailheads in the area. After a nice hike, you've probably worked up an appetite! You and your dog can head to Joe Pizza for their beloved Eggplant Fries and, of course, pizza. Try the brick-oven Kitchen Sink with the works or a slice of Javy's Favorite, which has tomato, pesto, sausage, and mozzarella. Bone Appetit!

Weatherstone

36
Population Density
263 per sq. mi.

Weatherstone

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Does your dog like his food on the healthy side? If he's good enough to earn a bite of your table scraps at The Flatbread Company in the Weatherstone neighborhood, he'll be in for a fresh-cooked treat! At Flatbread, you can try wood-fired flatbread like the Canton Community Flatbread, made with tomato, caramelized onion, mozzarella, and homemade olive oil. Flatbread has tons of organic options with locally-sourced ingredients. After some healthy eats, you can take a trip to Secret Lake for some gorgeous views of the water! Fido can splash and play in a lake that's so beautiful, it's no secret!

Collinsville

24
Population Density
1,175 per sq. mi.

Collinsville

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Does your dog like to enjoy the local digs because he knows belly scratches are in order? In the Collinsville neighborhood, you can head to the LaSalle Market, a pet-friendly market and deli that has an open door policy for the doggos! LaSalle is half restaurant, half community venue. The market hosts a series of events, like open mic night, market art galleries, and live music. While you're there, try the quiche! Other furrific options at LaSalle Market include the Poor Pilgrim sandwich, pancakes, and the ricotta cheese calzone. Fido's already licking his chops for a bite!

Woodhaven

12
Population Density
1,175 per sq. mi.

Woodhaven

12

Does your dog like to visit parks so beautiful they make headlines like "Top 10 List of Connecticut State Parks"? Since there are tons of state parks in Connecticut, Fido's more than eager to get to Horse Guard State Park in the Woodhaven neighborhood. There are over 105 acres of exploring for you and your dog to do here! The park is dog-friendly and has an amazing trail system with gorgeous overlooks. After some trekking, you can head to Cosi, a restaurant that's as delicious as it is healthy! At Cosi, you can sample a hummus and veggie sandwich, Thai curry bowl, or the fire-roasted vegetable soup!

Old Farms

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Population Density
1,175 per sq. mi.

Old Farms

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Does your dog enjoy putting on his "dining paws" for a savory night out at pet-friendly restaurants? If you live in the Old Farms neighborhood, you and Fido will find the right places to hit the spot! First up, you have Truffles on Main, a bakery and cafe with some "Mastiff" flavors. The daily specials feature a delicious lineup of eats just waiting for you! For dinner, you can try the New England Pasta Company. This pet-friendly place has great eats, like the Mediterranean chopped Greek salad and a create-your-own pasta special which lets you get creative. Fido knows if he's good, you'll give him some table scraps!