Dog walking in Norwich

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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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Lexie BNorwich, CT

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I have grown up with dogs and have always loved to care for them. I have taken care/dog sat for dogs ranging from pugs, labs, golden retrievers, terriers and newfoundlands. I enjoy walking and caring for dogs as often as needed!

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Can run with dogs, Dogs who pull, Fast walker

Katherine PNorwich, CT

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Hello! I’m Katherine. I live a transient life working on various boats around the country and as such can’t have a furry friend of my own. I’d love to walk your dogs and share some special moments together when I’m not at sea! I do move around a lot, so I probably won’t be available for long-term repeat bookings.

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Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care

Madeline HNorwich, CT

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“Lover of dogs and the great outdoors!”

Lover of all animals, being out in nature, and walking precious doggos in my free time. Owner of the goodest girl, a rescue puppy named Amara who is my pride and joy!

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

Brianna BNorwich, CT

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“A caring dog lover for all your dog needs!”

Hello, my name is Brianna! I'm 21 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, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Cindy SNorwich, CT

4.8

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“Responsible animal caregiver”

I am an avid animal lover, and have owned dogs, cats, and horses myself. My most recent dog was a chihuahua-pug-cocker spaniel mix who loved everyone. I have both walked dogs for friends as well as house sat for dogs, cats, and horses. Animals have always approached me, feeling comfortable with my easy attitude.

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care

Brynn HNorwich, CT

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Hi! My name is Brynn and I am a veterinary student! I have grown up with little dogs and big dogs and love spending time with dogs of all shapes, sizes, and breeds! I have worked in animal hospitals, kennels, and doggie daycare facilities in the past and am obsessed with dogs! I look forward to meeting you and your best friend!

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Dog Walking in Norwich

Norwich is a city in New England County. This town is full of natural wonders. Three rivers converge here to form the Thames River, which eventually flows into the Long Island Sound. With its natural beauty and rich heritage, it’s no wonder this city is fondly known as “The Rose of New England.” And local dogs love the fact that there are two pupperific veterinary clinics right in town.

Saying that Norwich has an impressive history is an understatement. Fur-tunately, several self-guided walks allow people and pets to gain insight about its past. Learn about one of Norwich’s most famous residents on the Benedict Arnold Trail. The two mile trail passes Arnold’s birth home and numerous other historic buildings. This walk will turn your pooch into a regular history buff. Norwich is part of the traditional territory of the Mohegan people. The two mile Uncas Leap Walking Trail takes you past key sites from the relationship of the settlers and the Mohegan people.

If you’re craving a hot slice of pizza, leash up your pup and head over to Jack’s Brick Oven for some puptastic pizza. Choose from favorites like Jack’s Sicilian, Four Cheese, or Margherita. Dine al fresco with your pooch at one of the outdoor tables. He’ll even get a bowl of water and treats. That’s woofin’ amazing!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Norwich

Cementary and Backus

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,851 per sq. mi.

Cementary and Backus

48

Estelle Cohn Memorial Park, aka Pawsitive Park, is where all the cool canines of Norwich hang out. Don’t let your pup miss out on the opportunity to mix and mingle with new four legged friends. If she’s on the small side, she can romp around in the little breed area. Both areas have wading pools during the summer. Your pal can test out her athletic prowess on the tunnels and hurdles. Running water and benches for pet parents are also available. A walking path circles the off leash area, so when your dog is finished playing, take a couple laps for a nice cool down. 

City Center

36
Population Density
9,031 per sq. mi.

City Center

36

If your furry BFF is ready for a walk, grab his leash and head over to the Howard T. Brown Memorial Park. This delightful park sits right on the banks where the Yantic and Shetucket Rivers meet. The park also contains the trailhead for the Heritage Trail. Follow this trail for some pupperific riverfront scenery. As you make your way up the Yantic River, you’ll get great views of the Norwich Harbor. You and your four legged sidekick can read the interpretive signs to learn about Chelsea Landing. The trail exits the park and follows city streets, eventually arriving at Yantic Falls. 

Yantic

24
Population Density
477 per sq. mi.

Yantic

24

If you don’t feel like cooking, don’t worry, you won’t have to leave your four legged companion at home. For an Italian meal, check out Illiano’s Grill. Menu items include salads, soup, grinders, pasta, pizza, and more. Well behaved dogs are welcome to sit on the patio. The Pantry is a farm to table café that serves up breakfast, lunch and dinner. Have a leisurely breakfast on the patio with your pooch by your side. Lazizah Bakery is also nearby. Not only does this charming bakery have scrumptious baked goods, you can also get a salad or sandwich. Your pup can join you at one of the outdoor tables. Bone Appetit! 

Sprague

12
Population Density
142 per sq. mi.

Sprague

12

Next time your pooch needs some time in the great outdoors, head 10 miles north to Salt Rock State Park. Located in the small town of Sprague, this park covers nearly 150 acres. What used to be farmland is now a pawsome campground and park with walking trails and modern amenities. Bring a tent and doggy sleeping bag and stay the night in one of the many campsites. During the day, your pooch can explore the forested area near the Shetucket River. Walking trails are also available around the campground. In the evening, he can chillax by the fire and gaze at the stars. 

Buddington Road

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,303 per sq. mi.

Buddington Road

0

Does your dog need to burn off some extra energy? Head over to the Central Bark Dog Park. Located inside the Copp Family Park, this off leash area is just 20 minutes south in Groton. Your pooch can check his leash at the gate and run around to his heart’s content. Petit pooches have their own area to play in, so if your pup is on the smaller end, he can socialize with dogs his own size. Mature trees provide shade in the summer and benches give pet parents a place to sit back and relax. When he’s done playing, clip on his leash and follow the trails in the main park.