Dog walking in Ivoryton

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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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Eliana PIvoryton, Essex

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Hi, my name is Eliana. I grew up surrounded by dogs my entire life. I absolutely love animals!I have been pet sitting for friends, family and neighbors for several years. I'm a reliable, energetic, kind, fun loving person. I'm comfortable with any sizes of dogs and breed.I truly enjoy the company of pets and I look forward to providing you peace of mind while your fur babies are under my care. They are going to be safe and very loved !

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Levi CIvoryton, Essex

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Hello there, my name is Levi Caldwell, born in Seattle Washington then moving to California when I was fifteen years old. I grew up with dogs and of course love them! I have dog sat many times for very many different breeds and temperaments. I graduated from Point Loma Nazarene University with a Bachelor Degree in Sociology~Criminal Justice. I love being active: running, surfing, martial arts, kettle bells, but especially walking and running with a dog friend! I am currently in the process of joining the U.S. Coast Guard, but in the meantime, what better way to spend time than with our furry friends? I am looking forward to meeting you and your loved ones!

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Michael BIvoryton, Essex

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Hi there, I’m Mike, your local Wag Walker and High School Teacher. I have been caring for all sorts of animals throughout my life. I currently have cats, turtles and a fish. My inLaws have a wonderful dog that a frequently take for walks and play time. I enjoy being around all animals and would love to take your dog for a walk.

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

Molly SIvoryton, Essex

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“Hi Middletown area! I can’t wait meet your dogs!”

Hi! I’m Molly. I am a former bartender (Covid changed all that) and current Wag walker (I’ve been with Wag for over 2 years). I am new to the Middletown area and am Mom to three rescue cats. I’m a huge animal lover and former dog owner of many years. I have also worked as a vet assistant and am very comfortable around dogs (and cats) of all ages, temperaments, and activity level. I have an open availability at this time. I’m looking forward to meeting as many dogs as possible :)

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

Lydia AIvoryton, Essex

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Hi, my name is Lydia! I've been a dog owner for 18 years, and love spending time with dogs. I have lots of pet sitting experience and I'm excited to get to know your dog!

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Elizabeth MIvoryton, Essex

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Hi, I’m Liz! I truly believe in the adage, “Be the person your dog thinks you are.” I aim to take that same level of love, care, and attention that I give to my own dog, and bring it to your home. I have experience working with dogs of all shapes, sizes, and temperaments, although I have a true affinity for large breeds, especially of the bully type!

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Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Jody LIvoryton, Essex

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Hi pet parents, My name is Jody and animals are the best. I have had previous experience walking all different kinds of dogs, and it is my passion. I love spending time with my own animals so I know I will love hanging with your pets. I am CPR pet certified and taking other classes. I look forward to walking your fur baby. Have a great day.... Jody

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Lauren DIvoryton, Essex

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“Dog Lover and Wesleyan Student!”

Hello there! My name is Ren! I am a senior at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT but I'm a New York native. I've spent my life around dogs and I can't wait to meet yours! I promise to treat your dog with all of the love, care, attention and respect they deserve. Thank you for giving me the opportunity to help care for your special canine companion!

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Brianna BIvoryton, Essex

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“A Dog is a Girls Best Friend!!”

Hello, my name is Brianna! I'm 22 years old. I grew up in a small town near Philadelphia, PA with my adorable Beagle named Cassie. Aside from caring for my family's dog, I began dog sitting for family and friends when I was about 13. Over the years I've watched a wide variety of dogs—and I've loved caring for and spending time with each one of them. I look forward to getting out and active with your dog, and giving your pup as much joy and puppy-love as they give me!

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

Tanya LIvoryton, Essex

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Dogs are not just dogs- they are family.I know that leaving your pet at home during the work day or a vacation can be stressful. That’s why I’m here to help!I offer professional pet walking and pet sitting services to ease your worries and help your furry friend in the process, too.I am a passionate animal caretaker with over five years of experience. Although not necessary, I am happy to meet to discuss your pet’s needs before you book a service. Thank you for your business.

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Dog Walking in Ivoryton

Ivoryton is a village in Middlesex County, Connecticut with a population of just over 3,000 people. It's one of three villages in the town of Essex, and the historic district in Ivoryton is on the National Register of Historic Places. True to its name, Ivoryton played an integral role in the ivory industry in the 1800s and early 1900s. Today, Ivoryton is a diverse and exciting place to live, with an abundance of recreational opportunities, as well as excellent schools and healthcare facilities nearby. Ivoryton doesn't have its own dog park yet, but Connecticut is a very dog-friendly state, and there are a variety of dog-friendly activities just a short drive from Ivoryton.

One dog-friendly activity you won't want to miss in Ivoryton is visiting the Blue Hound Cookery and Taproom on Main Street. There are outdoor tables at the Blue Hound, and when the weather is nice the patio is open, and your dog is welcome to join you. The Blue Hound serves "southern coastal fare with a New Orleans flair," and their menu includes items like crawfish etouffee and creole seafood fra diavolo. After your excellent meal at The Blue Hound, it's time to visit one of several dog parks nearby!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Ivoryton

Essex Village

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
563 per sq. mi.

Essex Village

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The southeastern corner of Essex is only three miles from Ivoryton, and this area is where the Paw Dog Park at Viney Hill is located. This beautiful dog park is quite spacious, and it includes a separate small dog area as well as agility equipment. There are water fountains, waste disposal supplies, and seating in the park, too. The rest of Viney Hill Park is a 104-acre space with numerous opportunities for enjoying the outdoors with your family. There are also seven walking trails throughout the park, and your dog is welcome to join you in all of these areas if they're on a leash.

Lockwood Lake

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
449 per sq. mi.

Lockwood Lake

36

The Ethel Peters Recreational Complex is a massive facility with an abundance of activities just waiting to be enjoyed, and it's only seven miles from Ivoryton. Located in central Clinton, Connecticut, the Ethel Peters Recreational Complex is also home to Bailey's Dog Park. This large dog park doesn't include separate areas for dogs of different weights, so be prepared for your dog to interact with dogs of all sizes. There are water bowls positioned throughout the park, but be sure to bring your own water to fill them. You'll also find lots of seating, buckets of dog toys, waste disposal supplies, and picnic tables in the park.

West Middlefield

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
331 per sq. mi.

West Middlefield

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Middlefield is another town in Middlesex County, and the western edge of the city is less than 30 miles from Ivoryton. This area is also home to the Middlefield Dog Park, a peaceful and clean neighborhood off-leash space. The Middlefield Dog Park has separate enclosures for big and small dogs, and there are also seating areas and waste disposal supplies in the park. There are usually water bowls throughout the park, but be sure to bring your own water to fill them. The dog park opened in 2009 after volunteers worked tirelessly to make it happen, and it sits on more than an acre of land.

Old Amston Road

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
248 per sq. mi.

Old Amston Road

12

The Colchester Dog Park can be found just 25 miles north of Ivoryton in the northeastern corner of Colchester, Connecticut. This dog park opened in 2010, and it features separate enclosures for big and small dogs. The park has a double-gated entry system as an added safety measure, and there are grassy areas as well as wood chip surfaces throughout the park. You'll also find plenty of seating for pet parents, as well as water bowls and waste disposal supplies. This two-acre park is open daily from sunrise until half an hour before sunset. Volunteers run Colchester Dog Park, and you can purchase a personalized brick to support the park.

Griswoldville / South Wethersfield

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,107 per sq. mi.

Griswoldville / South Wethersfield

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In just half an hour, you and Sparky can drive to the Mill Woods Park Dog Park in southern Wethersfield, Connecticut. Mill Woods Dog Park has a general area for all dogs, as well as a separate section just for small or timid dogs. There is running water available in the park, as well as lots of seating, waste disposal supplies, and tennis balls to chase. The rest of Mill Woods Park is a 122-acre recreational facility that includes a Little League stadium, a skate park, a swimming pond, playgrounds, walking trails, and more. Your dog can accompany you to other areas of Mill Woods Park, but they must be on a leash!