Dog walking in Ellenton

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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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Julia AEllenton, FL

5.0

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“Your dog's other best friend.”

Experienced dog walker (and owner)! Lover of all furry creatures with four paws. Comfortable handling dogs of all sizes, from large to itty-bitty. I use paw-sitive reinforcement, and my handling skills are appropriate for all types of dogs. And of course, lots of free love and all the pets for every pup!

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker

Carolina VEllenton, FL

4.9

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“Flexible Schedule to fit you and your dog’s needs!”

Hi, I’m Carolina! I have been taking care of dogs on Wag! for over two years and my experience has given me the opportunity to be with different kids of furry clients. I have taken care of dogs of variant sizes and age. Dealt with different situations because I was prepared for it. You and your dog will feel accommodated and comfortable with me.

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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

Tammy HEllenton, FL

4.9

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“Wake up,be the best version of yourself everyday.”

I am a mom of six and grandma of four. I enjoy outdoor activities and run as much as possible. I have four furry kids as well ,all rescues. One little gal loves to run. Looking for things to do to help me train and also help others . This is a good way to help a person and their dogs. I live in Sarasota working part time with my oldest son and my spouse as a tree trimmer. I can be a reoccurring Walker or an emergency walker or one time , whatever one would need.

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

Nicky VEllenton, FL

4.9

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““To err is human - to forgive is canine””

I have been a pet owner and animal lover all my life. I have experience caring for cats, dogs, fish, and even turtles. I have worked with many animals and I am comfortable grooming, walking, feeding, playing with and caring for your pets. I have participate in rescue programs for abandoned cats and dogs. I’m undergraduate student with a flexible schedule and look forward to meeting you pets.

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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

Elena GEllenton, FL

4.9

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I love dogs,and they love me. I treat all dogs as if they are my own. I have had dogs growing up and as an adult. I am a stong believer that a dog needs exercise and stimulation daily as part of their mental well being. Socializing a dog is also very important. I had rescued a doberman with 0 social skills and managed to, through paitents and love to teach him that he had no reason to fear people.I can assure you your pet will be in loving hands.

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Michelle FEllenton, FL

4.9

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“We have two hands so we can pet two dogs at once”

Hi my name is Michelle! I volunteer at the humane society so I have experience with dogs of all breeds and sizes and love them all as if they were my own. If you want your fur baby to get unlimited pets and kisses, I'd love to be the one to provide that for your precious fur child. Also, my schedule changes weekly, but is flexible.

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

Josh MEllenton, FL

4.9

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My name is Josh Moore and I am a pet enthusiast who is a medical student at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. I have a vast experience with dogs and have been caring for them my entire life. I’ve developed a deep appreciation for these animals and treat each one with the utmost respect.

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Alexis UEllenton, FL

4.9

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Dogs have always been a big part of my life. Growing up I always had dogs, and I now I foster and have some of my own. I have experience working at an Animal Clinic and enjoyed volunteering at the Humane Society. I am always the friend of choice to fur-sit all my family and friends fur children. I <3 Dogs!

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Donna WEllenton, FL

4.9

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I have lived in Sarasota for 29 years.I am a secondary teacher and have been a pet mom for most of my life to numerous animals. I currently have 2 cats and a chihuahua. Our pets are well cared for and spoiled.We love to travel and have taken our chihuahua on many camping trips and other adventures. I have been taking my animals to the same vet for 26 years. As a volunteer for the past six years at Lakewood Ranch Humane Society , I have walked dogs of various sizes, breeds and temperaments. I have completed dog training lessons while working at the shelter and am able to remain clam and patient with challenging dogs. I enjoy being outdoors and walking, especially when I have a dog by my side. I am dependable, conscientious and a to most who know me,"The biggest animal lover they've ever met". I look forward to meeting new furry friends.

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Melissa MEllenton, FL

4.9

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I'm here to help you and your fur babies! Hello, I'm Melissa. Born and raised in Bradenton, Florida. I've been around dogs my whole life and have four of my own. I know leaving your dog at home all day can really weigh on your conscious but that's why I'm here. My goal is to make sure all dogs have the love and care they need while their owner is away.

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Fast walker

Dog Walking in Ellenton

Ellenton sits along the Manatee River, just a few short miles away from the Terra Cela Bay. This smaller town is perfect if you want to escape the tourist areas of Florida and just enjoy a nice day with your furry pal. There are no veterinarians in Ellenton but there is one in Parish that your pup can go visit for a health check-up or emergency.

Spend a day out at the Gamble Plantation Historic State Park with Fido by your side. The park sits on the only surviving plantation home from the 1840s and offers picnicking, tours, restrooms, and a visitor center. Take advantage of the paved walking path around the park and get a good walk in with Fido while you are there, just remember that your dog needs to stay on a leash.

Stop into Woody's River Roo Pub and Grill for a tasty bite to eat. This riverside restaurant dishes out American food and cocktails in a beachy themed atmosphere with a tiki bar. Their outdoor patio welcomes your dog to sit alongside you while you enjoy a meal, and sometimes they even offer live music.

Ellenton is a great town to have a walk with your dog and just enjoy each other's company together.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Ellenton

Ellenton

48
Population Density
1,780 per sq. mi.

Ellenton

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If you and Fido get hungry while enjoying Ellenton, stop into the Shake Station to help curve your hunger. They offer American comfort food in a casual diner setting. Their menu includes salads, wings, and sandwiches plus dessert. Hickory Hollow is a family eatery that dishes out Carolina style BBQ and Southern seafood. Their menu includes favorites like ribs, chicken, and grilled trout with dessert options. Both of these delicious restaurants have outdoor patios with umbrellas for shade, which are dog-friendly and welcome your four-legged pal to dine alongside you.

Palmetto Proper

36
Population Density
2,196 per sq. mi.

Palmetto Proper

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Head over to Backstone Park and enjoy a day out with your pup. This pawesome park offers sports fields, a playground, basketball courts, a skate park, and a covered picnic area. The paved walking path throughout the park is the perfect area to get a walk in with your pup. Lincoln Park is a huge area that Fido will love running around in, and it has a covered picnic area and a paved walking path. Hydrant Park is another pawesome park to go to for a nice walk with your dog, plus it offers a covered picnic area and benches along the walking path. All these amazing parks are in Palmetto, and only three miles out of Ellenton.

Trevesta

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,999 per sq. mi.

Trevesta

24

The Buffalo Creek Park is a lovely park to hang out in with your four-legged pal. The park offers a lit baseball, soccer, and football field, plus a playground, and a pavilion for shade. There is a ton of grass for fetch and a trail that the two of you can use for a nice walk. If Fido is craving some off-leash time, check out the Buffalo Creek Dog Leg Park. This fenced-in dog park offers a covered picnic area for owners with shade from trees, and grass for your dog to run around with new friends. Located in Palmetto, your pup will have a great time out at this park.

Rubonia

12
Population Density
2,605 per sq. mi.

Rubonia

12

The Terra Ceia Preserve State Park is a nature preserve with marshes that are perfect for fishing and boating. The park sits right along the Terra Ceia Bay and offers kayaking and trails that you and your pup can get a good walk on. This park is more secluded, so it is a great location to get away from the city with your dog. The trails aren't marked, so make sure you and your pup are well prepared before going out and exploring. Located in Terra Ceia, and only seven miles out of Ellenton, your dog will love hiking around this park.

Erie Rd - Wauchula Rd

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Population Density
2,248 per sq. mi.

Erie Rd - Wauchula Rd

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Enjoy a day out with your dog at the Ola Mae Sims Park. This dogtastic park has some great amenities that will have Fido running in circles. Take advantage of the covered picnic area, or take a stroll on the paved walking path around the park. The park also offers a playground, basketball courts, and plenty of trees to give you both some shade when you are out walking. Keep your pup on a leash when at the park, and don't forget your water. Located in Parrish, and only five miles out from Ellenton, your dog will have a great time out with you.