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Is your pup ready for a stroll around the neighborhood? Find local dog walkers in Ottawa, IL who are background checked and vetted by Wag!. Easily schedule recurring walks ahead of time for days when you're in the office, or book on demand when you're out on the town and can't get home in time to walk your dog. Wag! is here to help you ensure your pup can enjoy the sniffs and sights around your Ottawa, IL neighborhood, even sending you pictures during the walk and notifications when your furry family member does their business.

The best dog friendly neighborhoods in Ottawa

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Ottawa City Center

The City Center neighborhood of Ottawa has a lot to offer for dogs and their two legged owners! This neighborhood is proud home to the scenic Fox River Park. This riverfront park offers boat access, fishing, picnicking, walking trails and plenty of open space for your doggo to run around on. There are also restrooms and a water play area. Just west of this park is the Washington Memorial Park. You and your dog can enjoy the beautiful flowers and fountains in the summer, or the ice sculptures and christmas lights in the winter. Both of these parks welcome leashed dogs as long as they鈥檙e picked up after. If you start getting thirsty, The Row House is right around the corner from this park. They feature a dog friendly patio and specialty cocktails!聽聽

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Stoneyville

When you and your dog are itching to get outside into some green space, no need to worry, because the neighborhood of Stoneyville has plenty! This neighborhood in the south end of Ottawa is home to Varland Park and Peck Park. Both of these parks have athletic fields and large grassy areas that you and your dog can enjoy as long as they stay leashed and there are no games in play. These clean and secluded parks are family-oriented, and both have restrooms, shelters, and benches available to use. The Peck Park also has concession stands open seasonally, where you can get burgers, chips, tacos, and much more.

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W Norris Dr/ Columbus St

In this neighborhood, you can find a pretty little haven of a park that also has historical meaning. The Lincoln Douglas Park was the location of the Lincoln-Douglas debate in 1858. This park is friendly to leashed dogs, so you and your furry friends can take a look at the monuments while you stroll along the walking path that surrounds the park. The park also features athletic fields, restrooms, seasonal concession stands and a swimming pool. After working up an appetite, check out Culver鈥檚 in the same neighborhood! This restaurant has dog friendly outdoor tables, Wisconsin cheese curds, and it鈥檚 own signature ButterBurgers.

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Courtney St/ Christie St

Locals and dogs love living in the Courtney Street / Christie Street neighborhood in Ottawa for it鈥檚 great parks and greenery! One of the furtastic places to hang and make new dog friends is Allan Park. This park is located along the scenic Illinois River, with great views of the downtown district and the river itself. The park features a riverwalk, docks, boat launches and fishing areas so park visitors can make full use of the river. Other amenities include restrooms, picnic tables, and playgrounds. Just south of here, you can find the Kiwanis Park. The Kiwanis Park is a great place to have a picnic with your pooch, as it has sheltered tables and grills available to use. Both of these parks are dog friendly, as long as he or she stays leashed and is picked up after.

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Ottawa Ave/ Boyce Memorial Dr

In the neighborhood of Ottawa Ave / Boyce Memorial Drive, you can catch the iconic Illinois and Michigan Canal State Trail. This trail is part of the Rails to Trails Conservancy, and covers nearly 80 miles through the counties of Grundy, La Salle and Will with varying landscapes of bluffs, rivers and rolling hills. The majority of the trail in this portion is flat and smooth, and is preserved from a canal towpath. It offers a picturesque and historic path to walk along with your pupper. This is a multi-use trail, so you鈥檒l need to keep your dog leashed and all times, and pick up after him or her.聽聽

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