Dog walking in North Haven

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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 TNorth Haven, CT 06473

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

Patrycja LNorth Haven, CT 06473

4.9

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“No dog is too big or too small for me”

Hi. My name is Patty. I am an animal lover especially a dog lover. I own a 12 year Aussie-chon and am in open arms when my friends need a sitter for their dog. I have worked at a veterinarian office in the past and i like to better increase my dog and animal knowledge by taking online courses in dog behavior and psychology. I also love physical activity so no dog is too large or too small for me.

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

Michael BNorth Haven, CT 06473

4.9

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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, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Samantha BNorth Haven, CT 06473

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“I will care for your dog like they were my own!!”

Hi my name is Samantha. I have a pitbull named Rayne who has been my best friend for the last 7 years. I have been around dogs my whole life. I watch my mom and my mother in law's dog anytime they wont be home in time or are going on vacation. I walk my bestfriends dogs when she needs it. I fostered a dog in my home for 3 months. I will always treat your dog like they are my own and will do the best for them!! I'm a huge dog lover and I would love to be able to be friends with your dog!!

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Cecile FNorth Haven, CT 06473

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Hey there! I'm Cecile. Growing up I watched my older sisters bring home strays and care for them. I learned from them how to tell if a dog is happy, scared, or in pain. I learned how to calm an anxious dog with a soft voice and that dogs that are more vocal, change their posture, or are not so interested in food, may be in pain or sick. I also learned how much fun it is to play with a dog. I am enrolled in the Veterinary Assistant Program at Middlesex Community College to learn more about the animals I love. I will receive my certificate February 14, 2018.

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Kaylee MNorth Haven, CT 06473

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“Your dog will have a paws-itively good time w/ me!”

Hi! My name is Kaylee — AKA your dog’s new friend! I want to help busy pet parents, like myself, feel at ease at work, vacation, or a night out, and to know that their pup is being cared for. When your dog is with me, he/she will be treated like my own — meaning lots of pets, loving, and attention. I have experience with dogs that needs all type of care. I’ll pay extra attention to their needs. I have a dog and a cat, and they’re my world. Thanks for letting me bring that love to your pup!

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Ari BNorth Haven, CT 06473

4.9

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Hello, I'm Ari. I grew up in New Haven with a bulldog named Mac. I've had a love for animals since i can remember. I have had numerous pets growing up (parrot, rabbit, turtle, fish, cat and a dog) and i started petsitting for friends, family and neighbors at a very young age. I love going for long walks and hikes and i'd love to take your dog with me!

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Alex RNorth Haven, CT 06473

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I have worked as a doggy Daycare Supervisor and have tons of experience with a variety of situations. I have had experience with dogs from chihuahuas to Great Danes. I personally own a pit mix at the age of 1 year and had taken care of him since he was born because my daycare had adopted them out. I am also in the process of getting my certification for dog training. I have also been involved in working with dogs with varieties of different behaviors.

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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

Donna PNorth Haven, CT 06473

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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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Morgan SNorth Haven, CT 06473

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“Let me walk your best friend!”

Hi! My name is Morgan I am a former pet store manager I have lots and lot of knowledge on dogs from my 12 years of pet store management ! I have done dogs walking and pet sitting in the past! I have a huge passion for dogs! I hope you choose me to walk your furry friend!

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Dog Walking in North Haven

North Haven is a town that is known as a center for education because it hosts Quinnipiac College with its several graduate degree programs. It is also a place where outdoor-loving pups and their humans can find lots to explore and enjoy. Its location less than 10 miles from the Long Island Sound which provides many opportunities for water recreation, but there are parks nearby as well that offer walks and hikes for you and your fur-pup! And remember that if your pooch becomes ill or injured while in the area, there are at least 12 veterinarians in North Haven ready to get her on her feet and wagging again! Woof!

The Quinnipiac River State Park covers 323 acres of Quinnipiac River floodplains along 6 miles of the river, east of the Wilbur Cross Parkway. This is a hiking and walking treasure with remarkable wildlife in residence here, and 4 miles of the Quinnipiac Trail passing through the park. You and Fido may see deer and wild turkey, along with waterfowl and small mammals like otter. Be aware that because most of the park is in the river’s active floodplain, sometimes the trail is muddy. And don’t forget Fido’s leash. Parking is provided at the trailhead on Banton St.

Whatever your reason for being in the North Haven area, you will find lots of pawsome things to do year-round, all dog-friendly!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in North Haven

North Haven Town Center

48
Population Density
1,157 per sq. mi.

North Haven Town Center

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The Town Center is home to the Wharton Brook State Park, which it shares with the nearby town of Wallingford. The park’s 96-acre expanse includes Allen Brook Pond in its center. Originally one of the state’s “Wayside Parks” designed to be stopping places on the highway, Wharton Brook now features foot paths for walking, plus swimming, picnicking and fishing. Leashed pups are welcome to join their humans for any of these activities in addition to lolling about on the wooded, sandy beach surrounding the pond. Parking is free, and there are several drinking water stations and picnic areas near the lots. This is a peaceful spot to spend an hour or an afternoon. The park opens at 8 am and closes at sunset. Pawrrific!

Maple Ave/ Bailey Rd

36
Population Density
1,153 per sq. mi.

Maple Ave/ Bailey Rd

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In this neighborhood, the North Haven Town Green, also known as Pierpont Park, is a popular destination for leisurely walks on the paved paths. Stop for a sit at one of the benches along the way, or hang about in the gazebo out of the sun or inclement weather. Fido is welcome to join you, on leash, as you explore this small park which also features picnic tables and grills for those casual meals away from home. In the summer, the Green hosts concerts, so bring a blanket and your pup for some music under the stars! 

Montowese

24
Population Density
1,059 per sq. mi.

Montowese

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This neighborhood of North Haven is home to Peter’s Rock Park, which features a rock peak with lovely scenic views and unusual plant life. Take your fur-baby for a walk on one of the hiking trails maintained within the park, including a steep one that climbs to the peak for a 360° view of Long Island Sound, New Haven and the Metacomet Ridge. On the way you’ll find a fresh-water spring and pass the ruins of an old hunting lodge – what fun to explore! Take a picnic to enjoy at the summit, while you and your pooch watch birds soaring on the thermals above and below you. This neighborhood also hosts the Julius M Hansen Park which offers hiking trails and picnic tables along with benches for momentary rest and nature watching along the way. A pawsome way to spend the afternoon!

Spring Glen

12
Population Density
1,756 per sq. mi.

Spring Glen

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This neighborhood in nearby Hamden shares dog-friendly East Rock Park with New Haven. Another feature of the Metacomet Ridge, East Rock is a popular recreation area with impressive cliffs and trails that are open year-round for walking and hiking, or snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. The very steep Giant Steps Trail climbs to the summit of East Rock from the active recreational park and Trowbridge Environmental Center at the foot of the mountain. The view from the top, however, may be worth the hard climb as you are able to see Long Island Sound and Long Island from a vantage point like no other. Picnic areas and benches dot the landscape and wildlife abounds! This is a great place to walk your fur-baby and have an adventure! 

State St/ Ridge Rd

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Population Density
2,473 per sq. mi.

State St/ Ridge Rd

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Hamden’s State St/ Ridge Rd neighborhood is where you’ll find the Quinnipiac River Marsh Wildlife Area. This 900-acre area is a major birdwatching and conservation preserve where tidal marshes provide a habitat for many birds such as blackbirds and bald eagles, along with small animals like muskrat, in spite of its bordering on a large urban and industrial area. Stone bridges, open water and the nearby cliffs of East Rock provide scenic views as you and Fido walk along the paved paths built here by the Audubon Society. If you’re inclined, bring him with you as you fish among the marsh reeds alongside Great and Snowy Egrets. This is truly a bird-lover’s and dog-walker’s pawradisde.