Dog walking in Gulfport

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How it works

Flexible scheduling

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

Customized for your pup

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

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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Kysha HGulfport, FL

5.0

(728)

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Hi, I'm Kysha from St Petersburg, FL. I've had amazing dogs in my life from the day I was born up until now. For many years I've also provided loving care for dogs that varied in age, breed and size. I love spending my free time with my pup Gracie who goes everywhere with me. While working for Wag, I can combine two of my favorite things; the great outdoors and spending time with furry friends. You can rest assured that your beloved pooch is in the best of care when they are on a walk with me.

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Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Dogs who pull, Fast walker

Karen KGulfport, FL

4.9

(2394)

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“HONEST, RELIABLE, TRUSTWORTHY & EXPERIENCED!”

Hi, I'm Karen! I've owned and been around dogs my entire life. I have experience with dogs of all sizes and ages, most recently having helped managed a busy kennel in a local Veterinary Hospital/Boarding Facility. I currently raise and train guide dogs and service dogs. I will treat your dog with love and care, as if they were my own and I will make sure that your Wag! experience is a positive one!

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, 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

Sheryl MGulfport, FL

4.9

(1462)

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Hi! I’m Sheryl. I live in Largo. I've owned a Rottweiler and a chocolate lab for 10 years respectively. I rescued a King Charles Cavalier and shih tzu before they went to their forever homes. I love dogs they're my babies! I have not met a dog yet that hasn’t liked me & I think I could be good at taking care of your fur baby for you. I am available every single day and I'm available for recurring and last minute walks as well. I hope you like my bio and want me to take care of your babies.

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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

Kaylie SGulfport, FL

4.9

(837)

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“Dog lover with experience!”

Hello, my name is Kaylie. I’m 21 years old and I’m currently a college student. I’m originally from Seattle but I’ve recently moved down to Florida a few months ago. I worked at a doggie day resort for a little over five years and I've owned dogs my whole life. Wag is now my full time job and it’s the best job I could of ever dreamed of. I board, do daycare and walk dogs. My favorite part of this job is getting to meet all the wonderful dogs. I’m looking forward to meeting your fur baby soon!

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Andrea BGulfport, FL

4.9

(805)

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“Taking care of your fur baby like my own!”

Hello, my name is Andrea. I grew up working in local kennels and being a private dog sitter. I am a proud fur mom to two Boxers and two cats. And I am very excited to be apart of the Wag family and making your pet feel loved.

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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

Dawn MGulfport, FL

4.9

(738)

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I have had pets all my life and love being able to take a dog out for a relaxing walk that we both can enjoy!

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Pauline MGulfport, FL

4.9

(490)

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I am a mature reliable female who loves dogs and loves to walk. I would be the perfect walk buddy for your precious pooch

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Kiana LGulfport, FL

4.9

(438)

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“All of my clothes are covered in dog hair..”

I have been in the pet care business professionally for almost 10 years, working as a dog trainer and primarily a veterinary technician. I am certified in pet CPR, have experience handling pets both large and small, and have experience working with pets that may have special needs whether it is behavioral or medical.

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Socially Distanced Pet Care

Specialties

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

Alyssa BGulfport, FL

4.9

(422)

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My name is Alyssa and I am born and raised in Clearwater. I have grown up surrounded by animals of all breeds and have truly fell in love with 4-legged kids! I currently have 5 dogs, 2 cats and a beautiful aquarium. I love spending time outside playing Frisbee, ball and going for a nice run. I will take care of your dog and love them like they were my own.

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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

Abi CGulfport, FL

4.9

(448)

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“Reliable, responsible, positive, happy dog walker!”

I'm a passionate, energetic freelancer who has always had dogs, cats, and horses. I've ridden my whole life and grew up with Shepherds and two retired racing greyhounds. I'd love to take your fur friend out when you can't be around. Professionally I’m in insurance and risk management, and hold a MBA and several insurance designations (CPCU). I'm great at safety, spotting risks, and minimizing them. I'm reliable, confident, and capable and keep my commitments and enjoy doing a great job!

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Socially Distanced Pet Care

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

Dog Walking in Gulfport

Resting on the west coast of Florida, a few miles from St. Petersburg, is Gulfport, a place where Florida travelers like to stop to feel the warm gulf breeze and enjoy delightful food and good company. While Gulfport is mostly known for its historic atmosphere — old, independent shops and brick-paved streets — it also happens to be the home of one of the most dog-welcoming communities in the area! If you’re staying with your pup or just passing through, you’ll find lots of great things to do.

Gulfport and the surrounding area are truly an oasis for dog-owners traveling through Florida. The greater Gulfport area houses ten veterinary clinics, so local and visiting pups can receive the highest-quality care wherever they might venture. And if you’re venturing through Gulfport and need a place to stay, there are eight Fido-approved lodging options in the city and even more in the surrounding area. You’ll have lots to discover in Gulfport — secluded community parks, off-leash dog parks, locally-owned restaurants serving delicious food, and much more! You’ll also find the local community of dog owners to be very welcoming.

Gulfport is truly a hidden gem tucked away in western Florida, and if you’re staying there with your dog, you're bound to have an enriching experience.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Gulfport

South Gulfport

48
Population Density
4,431 per sq. mi.

South Gulfport

48

Gulfport’s south side is a neighborhood you don’t want to miss if you’re visiting the area with your dog. Experience the beautiful Floridian climate as you walk through the town streets past small ponds and wetlands. Take a stroll along the Boca Ciega Bay — on the east side of the bay, you’ll find Clam Bayou Nature Park, which has some fantastic trails which provide a great opportunity to explore nature with your dog! There are also some restaurants nearby that have dog-friendly outdoor seating. Try Neptune Grill for delicious burgers and fries, or Salty’s for some pub fare and a creative cocktail.

Central Gulfport

36
Population Density
4,431 per sq. mi.

Central Gulfport

36

The center of Gulfport is best explored on foot with a furry friend. The scenery is breathtaking, the weather is beautiful, and there are many small community parks and inviting restaurants throughout town. You’ll find Hoyt Park and Clymer Park just a block away from each other — they both make for a great walk with your dog along the trails. For some delicious food that is guaranteed to fill you up, stop by the nearby restaurant Smokin’ J’s BBQ. They offer outdoor seating at their picnic tables so you can bring your dog along and chow down on some of the best barbecue in Florida!

Pasadena

24
Population Density
8,279 per sq. mi.

Pasadena

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Pasadena is a charming neighborhood that lies a few miles to the northwest of Gulfport. It is a very dog-friendly place: you will find parks and restaurants that can accommodate your canine companion. Circle Park in the center of the neighborhood is a nice setting for a relaxing walk, and the trees along the path provide cool shade. The restaurants with outdoor seating along nearby Central Avenue are a great place to continue your adventure. Central Pizza and Subs is good for a quick and casual meal. Craft Kafé is another pawssibility if you want something a bit lighter, like coffee and a snack.

Historic Kenwood

12
Dog Parks
2 parks

Population Density
4,105 per sq. mi.

Historic Kenwood

12

Historic Kenwood, resting to the northeast of Gulfport, is certainly one of the best neighborhoods in the area for people with dogs. The weather is nice, the food is great, and there are two dog-centered activities that you won’t want to miss! The first is The Dog Bar on Central Avenue. It is a bar with a large indoor space for dogs to play, and there are also games like cornhole and table tennis! Just note that you will have to purchase a $5 per week pass to use the dog park. The second activity in Historic Kenwood is Kenwood Dog Park on 20th Street. It is an off-leash, outdoor dog park that you and your furry friend will definitely enjoy!

Downtown Saint Petersburg

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,105 per sq. mi.

Downtown Saint Petersburg

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The downtown area of St. Petersburg less than five miles from Gulfport, and because it is the largest city in the area, you will find many things to do there with your pooch! Northshore Dog Park is a good location to begin your tour of the city; it is a fenced, off-leash park that is right next to Crescent Lake. While you’re in St. Petersburg, be sure to try some delicious food from one of the many highly-rated restaurants downtown that have dog-friendly seating outside. Kings Street Food Counter is a local favorite for classics like burgers and fries. Bone Appetit!