Dog walking in Park Ridge

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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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Julie KPark Ridge, IL

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My name is Julie. I live in Lakeview with my beautiful four year old chocolate Lab. I've loved dogs all my life. I frequently volunteer at Chicago Canine Rescue and am certified in pet CPR and first aid.

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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, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Ashley DPark Ridge, IL

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I'm Ashley I have a love and passion for dogs. I have always had a dog in my life growing up and I currently own two dogs of my own. I have experience with dogs in a day care setting as well as in my personal life.

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Janet VPark Ridge, IL

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Hi my name is Janet and I can't wait to meet your dog !I'm a huge dog lover , and have had over 3 plus years of dog walking and pet sitting experience in recent years.I'm also a pet parent to a 9 year old Min Pin/Chihuahua mix named Nacho. I look forward to providing excellent pet care to Wag clients both new and old.

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Mitch KPark Ridge, IL

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Hi, I'm Mitch. I grew up in Chicago with a Labrador Retriever named Bailey. I have worked as a dog walker in Logan Square, which has given me a lot of hands on experience working and interacting with a variety of dogs! In my free time I enjoy writing, making films, and watching Bulls basketball. I can't wait to start walking your dogs.

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Robert HPark Ridge, IL

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Hi, I’m located in Logan Square and parent to a nine year old rescued pit bull, and in the past have been foster parent to rescued dogs while they were awaiting placement in their forever homes. I love all kinds of dogs, big, small, and in between, and have a particular fondness for pit bulls and other bully breeds, because they’re so cute and sweet!

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

Lisa GPark Ridge, IL

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Hi, My name is Lisa and I am a dog lover/animal lover. I have 15 years expereince in taking care of animals. I have also been a longtime dog walker. I have been rescuing dogs and cats since I was a little girl. I am looking forward to taking care of your pup!

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Can run with dogs, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull

Andrew MPark Ridge, IL

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“We love and welcome all pups in our place!”

My name is Andrew. I am a huge dog lover and own a husky puppy named Mack, who is not only great with other dogs but is great training for walking your dog! I am a student at DePaul, so I have a pretty open schedule and am mostly available in the Lincoln Park and Gold Coast areas. I can't wait to meet you and your furry friend(s)!

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

Kiavā GPark Ridge, IL

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Hello I'm Kiava! I'm relatively new here to Chicago but so far my dog Marley and I are loving it! I've had Marley, a female lab mix, for over three years now and adopted her from the animal shelter I volunteered at! I have plenty of experience with many different types of dogs and look forward to meeting yours for a walk!

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Brian MPark Ridge, IL

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“Pups are not just pets, they are family!”

Hi, my name is Brian Martinez Flores- I am a true animal lover! I own a beautiful pit bull! My life style is very active and I hope by joining this team I can contribute to making it even better.​

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Barbara PPark Ridge, IL

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(1971)

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I grew up with dogs and cats. My husband and I got our first puppy when our children were small and took several training classes to learn the proper way to handle dogs. We now have two large dogs that I walk every day, rain or shine. I like staying fit and walking our dogs helps me stay young and stress free!

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Dog Walking in Park Ridge

As a northwestern suburb of Chicago, the city of Park Ridge includes 19 parks and a multi-use trail. With a variety of ways for you and your pup to enjoy some outdoor recreation together, this is a pawtastic place to live or visit. There are two veterinary clinics here where you can take your furry friend when they need professional attention.

When you want to get some exercise with your pooch, head to the Des Plaines River Trail. This unpaved, mixed-use pathway stretches over 53 miles through Lake and Cook Counties. Remember to keep Fido on a leash and stay to the right side of the trail to allow bikes to pass.

For another furiffic hiking area, head about 3 miles east to W Harts Road and connect to the North Branch Trail. This paved 20-mile path follows the Chicago River's North Branch through Cook County. Walk or jog through the green spaces on the trail. Your dog can join you on a leash. Make sure to bring water and waste bags.

To treat your four-footed friend to some off-leash play time, head three miles southeast to Norwood Park. There's a 13-acre dog exercise area here that includes water stations, benches, and waste bags. Pups need to be licensed in Chicago and current on vaccinations to use this facility.

The city of Park Ridge is a well-populated area that has several outdoor recreation opportunities for you and your special pal.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Park Ridge

Park Ridge Maine Park

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Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
5,372 per sq. mi.

Park Ridge Maine Park

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Park Ridge Maine Park is a residential neighborhood located in the northwest part of the city. This area features a few lakes, community parks, and access to a forest preserve. When you want to give your pup some time to play with other four-footed friends, take him to Paws Park on W Oakton Avenue. An annual membership is required, and dogs need to be current on vaccinations to use this park. If you'd rather go for a walk alone with your special pal, head to the Wildwood Nature Center on W Sibley Street. There's a paved walking trail here that allows leashed dogs.

Park Ridge Central

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Population Density
6,404 per sq. mi.

Park Ridge Central

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In the Park Ridge Central neighborhood, you'll find a commercial corridor, residential streets, some schools, and a few community parks. You can walk your pooch on the sidewalks past single-family homes in this area. When you want to enjoy some green space with your special pal, head over to Centennial Park located on S Western Avenue. This facility includes open fields and a walking trail that loops around the playground, athletic fields, and a pool. Go for a walk or jog here with your furry friend. Dogs are permitted to join you as long as they're on a leash and you pick up their waste.

Southwest Woods

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Population Density
4,843 per sq. mi.

Southwest Woods

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The neighborhood of Southwest Woods is a largely residential neighborhood that borders the a large forest preserve. This is a puptastic place to go exploring with your pooch. Head over to Dam No. 4 Woods-East and hike through this natural area. There are several trails that you and your canine companion can hike along to get some exercise and fresh air. Pack a lunch and grab a picnic at one of the tables here. Dogs can join you in the preserve as long as you keep them on a leash and you clean up after them. Remember to bring some water with you.

Southwest Park

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Population Density
3,004 per sq. mi.

Southwest Park

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A densely populated neighborhood, Southwest Park includes residential streets where you and Fido can go for a stroll. If you want to get out in nature, head west to the Forest Preserves of Cook County. South Dee Road cuts through this woodland area. Wander among the trees or along the Des Plaines River with your canine companion here. There's a hiking trail that you and your special pal can use. Dogs are allowed to accompany you in this area provided they're restrained on a leash. This is a pack in, pack out area, so bring waste bags and water with you.

Park Ridge - Broadway

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Population Density
3,241 per sq. mi.

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The area around Park Ridge - Broadway is mostly residential with single family homes. In this area, you can take your canine pal for a stroll along neighborhood sidewalks or walk around the perimeter of South Park off W Talcott Road. When you want to explore nature, head to the Chippewa Woods Forest Preserve on South River Road.  This green space includes a fishing lake and picnic area where you and Fido can enjoy a meal and some fresh air.  Dogs are allowed here as long as you keep them on a leash. Remember to bring along water and waste bags to pick up any messes.