Dog walking in Longboat Key

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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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Julia ALongboat Key, FL

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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

Christina PLongboat Key, FL

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I'm a groomer and life time dog mom, so your pet's safety is my number one priority. I'm excellent at handling pups of all sizes and temperments, especially the crazy huskies! I feel like every walk should be tailored to the dogs preference.

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Christa PLongboat Key, FL

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Hi! My name is Christa and I have been a dog lover and dog owner all my life. I truly feel that I have a gift with animals, especially dogs! I absolutely love them and care for them as if they were my own. They make me so happy! I also enjoy walking which makes working with Wag! the best job ever!

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Stephanie HLongboat Key, FL

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Hi, I'm Stephanie! I am a huge animal lover, I work well with all breeds and am good with any behavioral issues. I have taken many classes and read lots of books regarding animal behavior and obedience. I am currently owned by a chihuahua, a cat and 4 birds.

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Paul SLongboat Key, FL

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I'm Paul, professional walker. I have lived in Chicago, San Diego and moved to Sarasota this year. I had dogs since the age of 6. My first dogs were German Shepherd and a Giant Schnauzer Pedigree. I always enjoyed to take responsibility of the dogs at a very young age. As I got older, I got a Central Asian Shepherd. Interesting fact is that they were family members-all related to each other. I love all kinds of animals!!!

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Patricia RLongboat Key, FL

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I would love to make your dog so happy that he or she wags their tail for you! I enjoy dogs in general. You can trust me to deliver first class fur baby service to your pet. It would be my privilege to earn your respect as someone you can count on to help you with your dog's needs. Rain or shine.

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Tim ALongboat Key, FL

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Dogs are the soul of our lives. I want to help keep that going.

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Tammy HLongboat Key, 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, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Antje DLongboat Key, FL

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Hello my name is Antje and I grew up in Germany. We always had dogs and cats and I still do. I was raised to treat them like family and that’s what the animals are to me.

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Michele PLongboat Key, FL

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Dogs are my greatest passion in life. I have a new Labradoodle puppy named Blessing that is seven-months-old and loves to play. I enjoy boarding dogs and walking dogs, and I hope you give me the chance to work with your babies.

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Dog Walking in Longboat Key

Longboat Key is a barrier island in Florida that sits between the Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. The island is known for their sandy white beaches and tasty restaurants you can dine at. There are no veterinarians in Longboat Key, but there is one located just down the road in Cortez.

Take your pup out to Bayfront Park for a fun day out with your four legged friend. The park offers tennis courts, basketball courts, a picnic area, playground, and multi-purpose fields. There is multi game ares, like shuffle board and pickle ball courts. Your pup will love getting a walking throughout the park which will offers a beautiful view on the Sarasota Bay.


If you and Fido get a bit hungry while hanging around Longboat Key, stop into Simply Susanne's Cafe for a bite to eat. They dishes out fresh and delicious breakfast or lunch options, with favorites like pancakes and smoothies, and they even offer frappuccinos. Their outdoor patio is dog friendly and perfect for Fido to sit on.

After hanging out in Longboat Key with you and seeing all the amazing amenities that the island has, you both will never want to leave this amazing island paradise.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Longboat Key

Gulf of Mexico Drive/ Gulf Bay Road

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Population Density
1,751 per sq. mi.

Gulf of Mexico Drive/ Gulf Bay Road

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Take your pup out to the Joan M. Durante Community Park for an amazing time out with your pup. The park features a playground, mangroves, benches, and bathrooms for owners. There are numerous walking paths and trails that you both can use for a good walk around the park, but make sure to keep your pup on a leash. There is a pier that overlooks the mangroves, offering you and Fido a great scenic view. Make sure to bring water along with you since the park doesn't offer a lot of shade, and don't forget your clean-up bags as well. Stop into Harry's Continental Kitchens for a tasty bite to eat with your pup. This upscale eatery offers a casual environment with pawsome entrees, like lobster risotto or grilled rib eye steak. Their dog friendly patio welcomes Fido to join you.

Gulf of Mexico Drive/ Bay Isles Road

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Population Density
1,985 per sq. mi.

Gulf of Mexico Drive/ Bay Isles Road

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Take a trip over to Bicentennial Park with Fido for a great day of walking and exploring. The one-acre park offers benches and a nicely shaded garden for you and Fido to rest in. The park has a walking path throughout it where you can get a good, shaded walk in together. This green space is meant as a restful area, so there aren't too many amenities for people. There is a lot of natural wildlifa and butterflies that roam the park, so make sure to keep your pup on a leash while visiting. Don't forget your water and clean-up bags.

Harbourside Drive

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Population Density
1,784 per sq. mi.

Harbourside Drive

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The Tennis Gardens at the Longboat Key Club is a great little park to take your pup to an a fun time out. The park offers numerous tennis courts that welcome your pup inside to watch you play tennis, but watch out since he may steal your balls. There is a nice paved walking path around the park that you can use for a good walk together, or take advantage of the wide open grass space for a game of fetch. Make sure to bring water along with you to the park and don't forget your clean-up bags when you visit.

Gulf of Mexico Drive/ Bridge Street

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Population Density
1,785 per sq. mi.

Gulf of Mexico Drive/ Bridge Street

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If you and Fido get a bit famished while exploring, head into Bradenton Beach on Anna Maria Island for a bite to eat. The Blue Marlin Seafood Restaurant offers a simple menu that includes coastal favorites. They have a delicious and extensive wine list that pairs perfectly with your meal and even have live music events. Joe's Eats and Sweets dishes out ice cream and other treats your pup will be drooling over. They offer gluten-free, sugar-free, and dairy-free options for their customers. The Bridge Tender Inn and Dockside Bar is a dogtastic waterside restaurant and pub that dishes out seafood and steaks. They offer water for your pup , plus doggy hamburgers if Fido is hunger too! All of these great eateries offer a dog friendly patio that welcomes your pup to sit beside you during your meal. Located in Bradenton Beach and only eight miles out of Longboat Key, your pup will love dining here with you.

Central Park

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Dog Parks
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Population Density
938 per sq. mi.

Central Park

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Take Fido out to the Holmes Beach Dog Park at Central Park for some amazing off-leash time and socializing time. The park offers a separate area for large and small dogs, plus water fountains, benches, and shade to keep everyone cool. If your pup doesn't want to hang around the dog park, check out Central Park. The park has a few sports fields, including baseball and softball, plus some paved walking trails that you and your pup can use for a nice walk together. Located in Holmes Beach and only thirteen miles out of Longboat Key, your pup will love visiting this dog park with you.