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Why book a dog walker in Murphysboro?

Need a dog walker in a pinch? Vetted Pet Caregivers in the Murphysboro, 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. Murphysboro, 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 Murphysboro



Hickory Ridge Rd/ Town Creek Rd

For some fun in the sun with your canine, head on over to Longfellow Park when you are in Murphysboro! With lots of green space for your canine to bound around on, this park also features a walking path that goes around the park, tennis courts and a playground for the kids. If your stomach starts to growl, head to 17th Street for a bite to eat! Here you can order delicious burgers, steak, pork chops and other homemade streets. Relax with your pup at the outdoor dog friendly tables!



Murphysboro City Center

Every pooch loves a trip to the park, which means that a trip to Parkview Park has got to be on the cards when you are in Murphysboro! Here you can let your canine run and roam out on the grass. Since this park is not enclosed, be sure that your pup has good recall. In addition, there is a playground for the kids and a basketball court that you can use. If you are visiting Murphysboro and need a place to stay with your pooch, check in to Americas Best Value Inn! Here you are welcome to bring one furry friend with you weighing up to 10 lbs for only a small additional fee. 



Northwest Murphysboro

When you are in Murphysboro, you have got to visit the Lake Murphysboro State Park! This is a pawsome place where you can go exploring with your furry friend and retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city. There are puptastic rolling hills and woods that you can investigate, with miles of sniff-tastic trails that will be barking good fun to do with your pupper. There is also the oppawtunity to go fishing, boating and camp here with the whole family. All beloved companions are welcome at Lake Murphysboro State Park, as long as they remain on leash.



Carbondale City Center

Just seven miles southeast of Murphysboro, you will find the furrific puptown of Carbondale! Here you have got to visit the green Oakdale Park with your furry friend. There is plenty of grass for your pooch to roll around on, as well as a sniff-tastic walking trail for tails. There are picnic tables at Oakdale Park, BBQ grills and a playground for the kids. For some shopping, head to Rural King! Here you can bring your pup around the store with you as you browse the garden, home, toys and clothes collections. Plus, they have dog supplies here too for your beloved companion!



W Main St/ S Illinois Ave

If you like to try out pawsome dog friendly eateries, then you will love what is on offer over in the puptown of Carbondale! This furrific place is not far from Murphysboro, and is home to Fat Patties. Dig into some delicious food, including burgers, soup, sandwiches and grilled cheeses. You can also choose a refreshing local beer too! There are puptastic seats outside where you can sit and relax with your pooch. Another pawsome place is the Underground Barrel Room and Grill! Here you can get your paws into some delicious chicken, seafood, steak and burgers. Of course, your canine is welcome at the outside tables.

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