Dog walking in Avon Park

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How it works

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Flexible scheduling

Select the date and time that best suit your needs. Want a walk ASAP? We’ve got you covered.

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Customized for your pup

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

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Follow along

Track your walk with our live GPS tracker, then view your detailed report card after the walk.

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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Kymberly MAvon Park, FL 33825

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Hi, my name is Kymberly! I moved here to Orlando about 5 years ago and I love it. I have two dogs of my own named Akuma and Charcoal. I adopted Akuma five years years ago from a shelter. He is a seven year old Chihuahua Pug mix and is my little baby. Charcoal is a Louisiana Catahoula Leopard dog, he came into my life about 6 years ago but i offically adopted him into my home 4 months ago when his orginal owner could no longer take care of him. My boys are my world! I love all dogs and can't wait to meet yours to take them on walks!

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Vail SAvon Park, FL 33825

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Hi! My name is Vail. I have grown up with dogs my entire life. I am a very active, caring individual and love to explore nature, especially in the company of dogs. I have experience dog sitting, walking, and taking care of pets. I especially love big dogs and am willing to run for our more energetic dogs.

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Cheyenne LAvon Park, FL 33825

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“A walk a day, keeps the vet away!”

Hello! My name is Cheyenne and I am 20-years old. I am a pet parent of 4 dogs, including a 6-month-old 2 lbs teacup Morkie, 10 yo Yorkie Mix, 8 yo mini rat terrier and a Miniature Schnauzer. I have been around dogs all my life, both big and small! They are all my best friends and I love them dearly. I have free time but I am doing online school right now for Pharmacy Tech. I am very reliable and would love to care for your dogs and grow a friendship and a bond with them as I have with mine!

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Specialties

High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Potty training, Puppy training

Madison KAvon Park, FL 33825

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Hi! My name is Madison and I'm from Tarpon Springs, Florida. I have owned two dogs in the past, a German Shepard and a Jack Russel and Rat Terrier mix, yet currently do not have one. I have a love for all animals, especially dogs. You can be sure that your dog will be in good hands with me. I will do all of the necessary requirements to make sure your dog has the walk he needs and will enjoy. Thank you!

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Hannah CAvon Park, FL 33825

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I grew up on a small farm and was taught simple vet treatments as well as breeding. two years ago I got certified as a dog trainer and have been working on and off with that. I also do a lot of dog sitting and dog walking in between appointments. i have never gotten a complaint from any of my costumers and their dogs all have gotten attached to me quiet quickly. I love animals with dogs being my favorite animal. Growing up I have never been without a dog in my life. I have experience with just about every dog breed and love them all. I look forward to working with you.

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Dog Walking in Avon Park

Avon Park is a little city situated smack dab in central Florida on a long stretch of US Highway 27, one of the only highways that takes you to the southern end of the state.  Because of this unique attribute, Avon Park is a popular destination for tourists driving through the state and wanting to take a travel break midway through.  If you and Fido get to visit this interesting city, you can stay at one of the two pet-friendly hotels available for a reasonable rate plus a pet fee.  Don't worry, big dogs are allowed!

When you are ready to fill your stomach, Fido is welcome at five of Avon Park's outside benched restaurants, including a fast food chain only found in the south, and the hometown favorites for pizza, Market 27 and Little Italy.  If you are looking for a sit-down meal with a friendly southern atmosphere, try the Wild Turkey Tavern.

While you are visiting, check out Donaldson Park on the lake, just a short drive off of Highway 27.  In this little park, you and Fido can enjoy the natural beauty of Florida and explore the mini trails.  Three vet clinics in this small town assure you that if anything unexpected happens, Fido will be taken care of!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Avon Park

Highlands Hammock

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Highlands Hammock

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Highlands Hammock State Park, five miles from Avon Park, is an extremely popular destination for tourists and residents both.  This nature preserve is 9,000 acres of land set aside for wildlife preservation and has been used as such since 1931.  You will need to pay a small fee per vehicle to enter the park, but once you are inside, you can park at the pavilion area and walk one of the many trails there, or you can choose to continue driving through the circular park.  Along the drive, you will find a multitude of other trails that you can stop off the road, park, and take Fido to explore the gorgeous natural outdoors found only in Florida.  You may even want to take a stroll along the catwalk and look for turtles and other wildlife!

Historic Downtown District

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Historic Downtown District

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Just a bit further down the road from Avon Park and off of Highway 27, you will find Sebring's famed Historic Downtown District.  This area, aptly named by locals as "The Circle," is an area of quaint shops and restaurants where you and Fido can walk and explore the history and culture of Highlands County. You'll find many dog-friendly places to stop and enjoy, including the heart of Sebring in the middle of the Circle, where, depending on the time of year, you may come across one of their many events and shows.  As long as Fido is on a leash, you will find pets quite welcome, and many shops will let small, leashed pets inside while you shop.

Lake Jackson

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Lake Jackson

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Once you and Fido have meandered down all of the side streets off of the Circle in the Historic Downtown District, you will probably find yourself drawn towards the picturesque lake that you can see from multiple directions.  Head on over the short distance and you will find the beautiful City Pier Beach on Lake Jackson.  As long as Fido is on a leash, you both can frolic in the water and enjoy a picnic under a pavilion, then clean up at the provided public restroom facilities available.  Bring Fido fresh water and a meal and you can easily stay here all day!

Sun 'n Lake

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Sun 'n Lake

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Right in the middle of Avon Park and Sebring lies Sun 'n Lake, a neighborhood surrounded by wilderness and set aside from the busyness of the rest of the city.  Set off of 27, you will find the Sun 'n Lake Preserve, a 1,350-acre wildlife preserve designated for hiking and biking.  Along the trail here, you and Fido can slowly stroll along and explore the natural freshwater marsh, cypress swamp, flatwoods, and more that are found only in this area of Florida.  Fido may even get lucky and find some unique wildlife while you are exploring.  There are no public facilities, however, so bring lots of water!

Avon Park Air Force Range

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They call it "out in the boonies," and it definitely is a few miles out of the main path, but while you are in Avon Park, you and Fido must take the ride to the Avon Park Air Force Range.  Rather than set aside the land for government use only, this range consists of 78,000 acres open to the public for camping, hiking, and general outdoor use, so you and Fido can enjoy to your hearts' content!  Inside the range, you will find the 16-mile Lake Arbuckle Trail, which you can both hike at no cost as long as you have picked up the free permit and signed a liability release form at the office.  You can also choose to hike the Sandy Point Wildlife Refuge 6.5-mile loop trail or the half-mile nature trail complete with boardwalks and observation tower, all of which require the liability release and permit.  There are no public facilities, so keep in mind Florida's heat and Fido's fur -- you'll need lots of water!