Best dog walkers in Highwood

Book on demand and scheduled walks with local dog walkers

Dog Walking
Type to search cities...

$10

$90

Specialties

Sophie F avatar
1

Sophie F

Wag! Expert icon
Location icon

Highland Park, IL, 60035

from$18

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

5 (159)

Walk ·

Boarding ·

Drop-In ·

Sitting

from$18

Location icon

Highland Park, IL, 60035

View profile
Lisa L avatar
2

Lisa L

Wag! Expert icon
Location icon

Riverwoods, IL, 60015

from$16

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

5 (50)

Walk ·

Boarding ·

Drop-In ·

Sitting

from$16

Location icon

Riverwoods, IL, 60015

View profile
Mallory K avatar
3

Mallory K

Wag! Expert icon
Location icon

Long Grove, IL, 60047

from$15

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

5 (19)

Walk ·

Boarding ·

Drop-In ·

Sitting

from$15

Location icon

Long Grove, IL, 60047

View profile
Erika K avatar
4

Erika K

Wag! Expert icon
Location icon

Lake Bluff, IL, 60044

from$16

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

5 (85)

Walk ·

Boarding ·

Drop-In ·

Sitting

from$16

Location icon

Lake Bluff, IL, 60044

View profile
Alexis W avatar
5

Alexis W

Wag! Expert icon
Location icon

Northbrook, IL, 60062

from$16

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

5 (58)

Walk ·

Boarding ·

Drop-In ·

Sitting

from$16

Location icon

Northbrook, IL, 60062

View profile
Margaret H avatar
6

Margaret H

Wag! Expert icon
Location icon

Glenview, IL, 60026

from$16

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

5 (42)

Walk ·

Boarding ·

Drop-In ·

Sitting

from$16

Location icon

Glenview, IL, 60026

View profile
Lisa B avatar
7

Lisa B

Wag! Expert icon
Location icon

Northbrook, IL, 60062

from$16

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

4.9 (957)

Walk ·

Boarding ·

Drop-In ·

Sitting

from$16

Location icon

Northbrook, IL, 60062

View profile
Kirsten M avatar
8

Kirsten M

Wag! Expert icon
Location icon

Highland Park, IL, 60035

from$16

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

4.9 (325)

Walk ·

Boarding ·

Drop-In ·

Sitting

from$16

Location icon

Highland Park, IL, 60035

View profile
Diana J avatar
9

Diana J

Wag! Expert icon
Location icon

Vernon Hills, IL, 60061

from$17

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

4.9 (79)

Walk ·

Boarding ·

Drop-In ·

Sitting

from$17

Location icon

Vernon Hills, IL, 60061

View profile
Federico O avatar
10

Federico O

Wag! Expert icon
Location icon

Wheeling, IL, 60090

from$18

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

4.9 (59)

Walk ·

Boarding ·

Drop-In ·

Sitting

from$18

Location icon

Wheeling, IL, 60090

View profile

1

2

3

How to book dog walkers near me

  • get matched icon

    Get matched

    A top-rated local Caregiver will match with you; or you can choose to browse Caregivers near you.

  • follow along icon

    Follow along

    Receive live updates and photos. Track your pup's walk via GPS.

  • report card icon

    Get a report card

    Once your pet is home, view details on how the walk went, complete with a photo!

Why find pet care through Wag!?

Wag! is the nation's fastest-growing network of vetted and background checked pet sitters, overnight boarding, dog walkers, dog trainers, and even virtual vet chat. Schedule ahead for pet care while you are away, or book on-demand pet care during the workday. In 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.

Customer Reviews

Read reviews of Highwood, IL dog walkers

4.9

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

2048 reviews

Wag! Pet care provider and dog

Why book a dog walker in Highwood?

Need a dog walker in a pinch? Vetted Pet Caregivers in the Highwood, IL area are just a few taps away when you use the Wag! app to book a walk for your dog. Once you've found the "pawfect" dog walker near you, you can save your dog walker as a preferred Caregiver for easy booking the next time you need them. Highwood, IL dog walkers are background checked by Wag! and rated by other local Pet Parents so you don't have to worry about your dog while you're out.

The best dog friendly neighborhoods in Highwood

48

48

Highwood

Highwood has a great treat for you and your doggo! Here you can find a portion of the Robert McClorey Bike Path. If you want to go for a heart pumping jog or a leisurely stroll with your dog, this multi-use paved pathway is the way to go. This pathway is part of the Rails-to- Trails Conservancy Organization, converting unused railways into woofderful places to take a walk. The pathway follows Sheridan Road. Well-behaved dogs are welcome, as long as they stay leashed and get picked up after. Once you’ve worked up an appetite, head over to Miramar Bistro. This French bistro offers a cuban flare, and dog friendly outdoor seating.

36

36

Town of Fort Sheridan

Situated just above the city of Highland, is the city of Lake Forest. In the neighborhood of Town of Fort Sheridan in Lake Forest, you can find another puppy paradise! The Fort Sheridan Forest Preserve. This forest preserve is just a 7 minute drive away from Highland, or you can get there from the Robert McClorey Bike Path. Walking would take about 45 minutes. Once you arrive, you and your dog can start your adventure on the trails here! There are a total of 4.5 miles of trail, surfaces including paved, gravel, grass, woodchip, and sand. The trails pass through rolling terrain, along the sandy shore of Lake Michigan, and through peaceful forests.  Dogs are welcome, as long as they stay leashed and on the trails.

24

24

Highland Park Lake

The city of Highwood is surrounded by the city of Highland Park on three of it’s four borders. Highland Park has a plethora of parks that welcome dogs! One of these is Moraine Park, located in the Highland Park Lake neighborhood, just east of Highwood. Possibly the best park about this par, is the dog beach! Here your playful pup can run, rinse, and repeat all day along the shores of Lake Michigan. There is also a shower and hose near the parking lot, so you don’t need to bring a sandy dog into your car. Dogs need to be registered at the Heller Nature Center with their proof of license and rabies vaccinations in order to play here. You can also enjoy the nature paths and picnic areas throughout the rest of Moraine Park, just be sure to keep your dog leashed when not in the off-leash areas.

12

12

Sunset Park

Just south of Highwood, in the Sunset Woods Park neighborhood of Highland Park, you can find a great gem, the Sunset Woods Park. This family friendly park has something for everyone, including the family dog of course! This park is 38 acres of pathways through the woods, athletic fields and playgrounds. This park attracts joggers, outdoors enthusiasts, and dog walkers alike. Leashed dogs are welcome, just don’t forget the waste bags and dog treats! When your stomach is growling, head over to Tomo Sushi, just southeast of Sunset Woods Park. This restaurant has a large selection of sushi, noodle entrees, and more that you can enjoy at one of the four dog friendly outdoor tables.

0

0

West Lake Forest

The nearby town of Lake Forest clearly loves dogs, because they’ve also created some places for your pupper to run and play off-leash in a safe environment. In the West Lake Forest neighborhood, just a 10 minute drive away from Highwood, you can find the Prairie Wolf Dog Park. This massive dog park has 44 acres of natural beauty where your pal can romp around like a wild dog, and enjoy some pawsitive socialization. This area is completely fenced in, with separate enclosures for training, large fields, a swimming pond, and a drinking fountain. There are also restrooms and water available for the owners! A daily or annual permit is required to play at this park.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a dog walk cost in Highwood, IL?

plus-wag-green-icon

How do I find and choose a dog walker in Highwood, IL?

plus-wag-green-icon

How long does a dog walk last in Highwood, IL?

plus-wag-green-icon

How to book a dog walk in Highwood, IL?

plus-wag-green-icon

We're America's most trusted dog walking service

Learn more in the Wag! app

Five starsFive starsFive starsFive starsFive stars

43k+ reviews

Install


© 2022 Wag Labs, Inc. All rights reserved.