Dog walking in New Hartford

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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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Joshua NNew Hartford, CT

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“Four legged friends are the best!”

*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, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Fast walker

Sarah LNew Hartford, CT

4.9

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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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Alex RNew Hartford, CT

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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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Dawne JNew Hartford, 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

Jeremy RNew Hartford, CT

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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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Tracy MNew Hartford, CT

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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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Erin BNew Hartford, CT

4.9

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Hi! I've been an animal lover all my life. Due to various circumstances I have been unable to have my own dog, but that hasn't stopped me from being a surrogate parent to my friends dogs! I have walked their dogs as well as watched them overnight. Can't wait to meet your dog!

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Naomi WNew Hartford, CT

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Hi my name is Naomi and I grew up in Hartford. I have had a dog my whole life growing up and have dog sat and walked big as well as small dogs for family friends/neighbors. I miss my dog from home tremendously and I feel like taking care of and being surrounded by furry friends all day will really brighten my mood. I look forward to meeting you!

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Hannah CNew Hartford, CT

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“Dogs are my life :)”

My name is Hannah Crawford, and I am currently 18 years old. I have always owned a dog, German Shepherds to be exact. I currently have three German Shepherds so I am able to handle large and hyperactive dogs. I have always loved animals and hope to one days be able to have a career with animals so being introduced to new dogs and seeing how they act would be very fun for me. There is no specific breed or size of dog I would like to walk so I am open to any kind of dog and I hope to meet yours!!!

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Angel RNew Hartford, CT

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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 New Hartford

New Hartford is a picturesque rural town nestled in Litchfield County. Surrounded by mountains, forests, and lakes, this is dream community for outdoor loving pups.

The lucky dogs that live in New Hartford get to enjoy plenty of hiking and outdoor recreation. Antolini Woods consists of two main trails; one is just under a mile and the other clocks in at 1.4 miles. Leashed pups will get their paws dirty while wandering through forests of hemlock and old sugar maple trees. The nearby Surdam Farm Preserve is a lush natural space with moss covered stone walls and trees with large above ground roots.

While in the area, be sure to check out Jones Mountain. Groves of hemlock trees and majestic white pines create an enchanting atmosphere. Your four legged BFF can sniff her way through the fern lined trails while breathing in fresh mountain air. Choose from three trails that range from just under a mile to 2.5 miles. Streams, moss covered rocks, and the sound of chirping birds make this preserve pawsitively magical. 

Goula Open Space Area is also a pupperific spot for exercising your pooch.  This natural space is open year round and features trails for hiking, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing. No bones about it, your pup will love New Hartford!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in New Hartford

East New Hartford

48
Population Density
273 per sq. mi.

East New Hartford

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Is your pup ready for an adventure? Grab your pooch and head over to East New Hartford and pay a visit to Nepaug State Forest. This beautiful state forest is chock full of Norway spruce and hemlock trees. Let your pup be the guide as you wander through the wooded terrain. Tunix Trail, Tipping Rock Loop, Valley Outlook Trail and Shelter 4 Trail are all just waiting to be explored. Nepaug is also a popular backpacking spot, so bring your tent and stay the night. For even more adventure, check out the puptastic hiking of Nepaug Reservoir. Trails range from under a mile to a three mile loop trail. Be sure your furry pal always has enough water to stay hydrated. 

West New Hartford

36
Population Density
211 per sq. mi.

West New Hartford

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West New Hartford is home to Brodie Park, one of New Hartford’s most pupular places. Situated on the shores of West Hill Lake, this park has amenities such as sport courts, playgrounds and picnic areas. Dogs are not allowed on the beach but, don’t worry, there’s still plenty for your furry friend to do. Just across the road from the main park is 150 acres for hiking and horseback riding. Clip on your pup’s leash and follow one of the trails. Choose from a two mile loop or the little bit longer option of 2.5 miles. Your canine companion is sure to have a woofin’ good time!

Burville/ Drakeville

24
Population Density
208 per sq. mi.

Burville/ Drakeville

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Just 12 miles west of New Hartford is Paugnut State Park. Situated in the Burville and Drakeville area of Torrington, this stunning state park also contains Burr Pond State Park and Sunny Brook State Park. With triple the beauty and triple the trails, your pooch will be in paradise! Spend the day hiking through forests of white pines and hemlocks. John Muir and Walcott Trail, Jenkins Trail and Peninsula Trail offer spectacular views and will definitely get your pup’s tail wagging. Keep in mind, pets are not allowed on the Burr Pond beach, but they are invited to use the 2.5 mile trail that circles the lake. 

West Barkhamsted

12
Population Density
105 per sq. mi.

West Barkhamsted

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Is your pup in the mood for some outdoor fun? Head over to the West Barkhamsted neighborhood of Barkhamsted and spend some time in American Legion and Peoples State Forests. Only four miles outside of New Hartford, these state forests are not to be missed. Visitors come from all over to enjoy camping, hiking, picnicking, fishing. Fur-tunately, leashed dogs are also welcome.  Spend some time with your favorite furry hiking buddy on one of the eight trails. The Agnes Bowen Trail runs 2.5 miles and is perfect for dogs with a bit of energy to burn. The Walt Landgraf Trail is only .2 miles and is suitable for pups just looking for an afternoon stroll.

Lovely St/ Northgate

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Population Density
949 per sq. mi.

Lovely St/ Northgate

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Nothing beats spending time at the park with your canine companion. So pack up your pooch and head over to Found Land Park. Located in the Avon neighborhood of Lovely Street and Northgate, this park is a pupperific spot for a little doggy cardio. Your pal will love getting his exercise on one of the loop trails that winds through oak and hickory trees. Be sure to also check out the nearby Countryside Park. Two ponds and a covered bridge make this picturesque park ideal for an afternoon stroll. You can also pick up the pace on the paved walking trails. For a longer walk, follow the trails over to Huckleberry Hill Recreation Area.