Dog walking in Stone Park

Book on demand and scheduled walks with local dog walkers

How it works

Flexible scheduling

Select the date and time that best suit your needs. Want a walk ASAP? We’ve got you covered.

Customized for your pup

Choose between a 20-minute, 30-minute, or 60-minute stroll for your dog.

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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Peggy GStone Park, IL

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“Serving Dogs of the Lakeview East Area Exclusively”

Hi! I'm Peggy and I am a life-long dog lover. I grew up with an adorable Labrador and I volunteer as a foster parent for Alive Rescue, though which I adopted my dog Rory. I'm comfortable with all breeds and temperaments. I respect the importance dogs have in our lives and I promise to treat your dog as if it were my own.

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Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Dogs who pull, Fast walker

Julie KStone Park, IL

4.99

(2150)

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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, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Jamie YStone Park, IL

4.99

(1801)

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​Hi, I'm Jamie! I have experience dog walking and sitting for many different breeds, old and young, big and small. I take the health and safety of the dogs I work with seriously. To be the best walking companion for your dog, I have done extensive research on safe dog walking tips and techniques, and the various types of collars and harnesses to ensure your dog remains safe and healthy while they are in my care.​

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Michele OStone Park, IL

4.98

(1806)

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I've always been around animals and dogs since I could walk, and when I was old enough to work I knew there would be no better fit than working with animals! I have volunteered at a shelter and worked professionally with animals in a retail environment. Due to a heavy school schedule I had to leave that job but now that Wag! exists I can still work with pups!

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High energy dogs, Training experience, Puppy care, Fast walker

Andrew MStone Park, IL

4.97

(1575)

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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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Robert HStone Park, IL

4.96

(1999)

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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

Cree RStone Park, IL

4.96

(1347)

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I am a semi retired professional with a passion for animals. Growing up on a farm in North Carolina I was exposed to a lot of dogs: hunting dogs, house dogs, guard dogs, herding dogs, etc. The advantage of living on the farm was that you got to play with the working animals when they weren’t working and I spent a lot of time with dogs learning valuable lessons of how they interact with people and other animals and how they think. All through my life I have been around dogs and cats. I have owned three dogs of my own and have had relationships with other dogs belonging to roommates housemates and neighbors. I am very attuned to the challenges of having a pet in the city and understand the importance of seeing that the animals get the proper attention and care. Caring for dogs is not just a job for me it’s a passion and it’s important that I give each dog I encounter the same attention that I would give my own dog.

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Ashley DStone Park, IL

4.95

(2594)

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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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Martin MStone Park, IL

4.95

(1628)

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I'm a lifelong dog owner and personal dog sitter. Taking out my dog for a nice hike in the forest is blissful. Fur babies just add a very special element into our lives.

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Kevin WStone Park, IL

4.95

(1320)

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My name is Kevin! I've owned dogs my whole life. I care deeply about animals, and have had big and small breeds. I have pet sitting, allergy, and medication-administering experience. Dogs give me life!

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

Dog Walking in Stone Park

Illinois is known for a multitude of things. The state is mainly flatland, and is full of farms. However, it also has a coast with some gorgeous beaches overlooking Lake Michigan. Stone Park is located very close to one of the largest cities in the country, Chicago. Chicago is nothing short of magical all year round. It is full of dog parks, food, and plenty of furrific activities. 

Just because Stone Park is primarily a residential neighborhood doesn't mean there isn't plenty for you and your pooch to do in the area! There are plenty of dog parks around the neighborhood, so your pup will have plenty of op-paw-tunities to sniff out some new furry friends! If you are looking for something a little more adventurous than a dog park, head to Thatcher Woods, Jerome Huppert Woods, or Fullerton Woods Family Picnic Area. There is a park in the vicinity for every day of the week and every mood you and your pup may be experiencing. 

One important thing to keep in mind while visiting Stone Park is the weather. No one is exaggerating when they say the area has some of the worst weather in the country. In fact, some days in winter, it is colder than Mars! If you are visiting in winter, make sure you take a sweater and booties for your pup!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Stone Park

North Riverside

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
5,178 per sq. mi.

North Riverside

48

If you drive only a few minutes from Stone Park, you can visit one of the largest dog parks in the area: Miller Meadow Dog Park. Although this dog park is incredibly large, it is pretty bare bones, so do not expect any agility equipment. However, it does have a large, beautiful, green and grassy space for your pooch to run and play. The best part about this dog park is that is is leash-free so your pooch can run and play with abandon. Just make sure you bring all the supplies you'll need, like water and doggie waste bags, and you and Fido are sure to have a pawesome time!

Melrose

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
5,824 per sq. mi.

Melrose

36

Located incredibly close to Stone Park is the beautiful neighborhood of Melrose, which is home to the Melrose Dog Park. The proximity to Stone Park is probably the best thing about this dog park -- it does not have any toys, equipment, or amenities. If your dog needs to play outside and get some sun, this is the place to go. Make sure you take your own water, doggie poop bags, toys, and seating. To really enjoy your time at this park, make sure you take a chair, umbrella for shade and a good book to keep yourself occupied while your pup is running and playing.

Central Forest Park

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
5,178 per sq. mi.

Central Forest Park

24

Only a few minutes' drive from Stone Park, you will find a dog park located smack dab in the center of Forest Park, IL: the aptly named Forest Park Dog Park. This park is full of doggie toys, so your pups will be occupied for hours! It is also frequented by locals, so you and your pooch are likely to make some new friends -- both of the human and canine variety! -- at this furrific fenced park. However, be warned -- there aren't a lot of benches for humans, so you may have to stand if the park is busy.

Village Park

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,523 per sq. mi.

Village Park

12

Only a few minutes away from Stone Park, you will find ''Bark" Park, located in Village Center in the city of Schiller Park. This small park may just look like a tiny piece of green grass on the map, but it is local favorite among pet owners. It is pretty bare bones, so do not expect to find any extra amenities, like agility equipment or toys. However, the park has all the necessities, including water, doggie poop bags, and benches for humans. This is a great park to take your pup to early in the morning after you grab a coffee and bagel from your favorite neighborhood cafe.

Norwood Park East

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
7,699 per sq. mi.

Norwood Park East

0

Although Norwood Park's Dog Friendly Area is approximately fifteen minutes from Stone Park, your pooch will love you for making the trip! The park has an annual fee of $20, but humans say it is well worth it for their pups. The park has plenty of doggie toys, pools in summer, and open green spaces for pups to run and play. In warm months, there is also water for pups to drink, whereas in cold months the water is shut off. This park is one of the busier dog parks in the Chicagoland area, so make sure your pooch is ready to socialize before going to the park.