Dog walking in Lawrence

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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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Rocio ALawrence, KS

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“A walk a day keeps the vet away”

Hello my names is Rocio! I have many years of experience in caring for pets of all kinds. I can assure you that I will treat your pet like they were my own, not only because I am an animal lover, but because it is how I want my pet treated while I am away. My family consists of 3 rescue dogs with very particular personalities, a Schnoodle, Boston-Shiba mix and an Akita mix all the way from Thailand! I absolutely cannot wait to meet you and your pets and take great care of them!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Puppy care, Fast walker

Madison WLawrence, KS

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“Live Love Dogs!”

I have had a life long love of animals, but dogs and cats have always been my favorites. I’ve grown up with different breeds, special needs pets, and an experienced family in pet care. I have learned so much about how to interact with and care for your furry family members. I love every pet I meet, and I will give your baby the same care and love I give my own pets.

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

Tiffany HLawrence, KS

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Hi! My name is Tiffany, and I am from central Nebraska. I am currently a graduate student at Rockhurst. I grew up with an adorable Corgi, Missy. During my undergraduate schooling, I also worked at an animal shelter. Currently, I do not have any pets, due to my busy school schedule, but would love to be able to care for your pets! I can't wait to meet them!

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Madison RLawrence, KS

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“I love cuddling pups, long walks & spoiling others”

Hello! My name is Madison, and I'm an avid dog lover. I have a pup of my own at home, but want to spend my free time loving on other dogs that have owners hard at work! If chosen to be your dog walker, I will make sure that your dog is fed, walked, and (if allowed) loved on before I leave. I also love spending time outside so when the weather is nice I will make sure we enjoy the sunshine while we're together!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Kate PLawrence, KS

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Hi my name is Kate. I love animals and have grown up with dogs my whole life. I have 2 dogs and love them with whole heart. I would be a great choice to care for your dogs because I will treat them as if they are my own and show them a ton of love.

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Morgan WLawrence, KS

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“Aspiring Nurse wanting to Love some Pups/Dogs”

Hello, I’m Morgan and I love puppies/dogs and enjoy giving them exercise so they can live their best life when their owners are busy. I’m very caring, compassionate, and love to help when I can. I’m in nursing school, so my schedule is a little up in the air but in my free time I would like to be out with some dogs since I cannot keep one of my own at the moment. I’ve cared for and walked many dogs for about 8 years now including my family’s sweet little lady. I frequently house/dog sit as well.

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Puppy care, Fast walker

Libby CLawrence, KS

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Hi, I'm Libby! I'm here to be a friend for your furry best friend while you're away! I've grown up with dogs most of my life and I haven't met one that I dont get along with! I love all sorts of animals and I can't wait to meet yours!

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Puppy care, Fast walker

Hannah RLawrence, KS

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Hello Wag family! My name is Hannah and I am super excited to meet all my future furry friends! I grew up on a farm here in Missouri and for as long as I can remember I have had furry friends in my life! I have cared for several different breeds of dogs (husky, cocker spaniel, mutts, bull dogs, goldendoodles, German Shepards, etc) over the years and I truly love them all. I currently am the proud fur mom of a goldendoodle pup and she is my pride and joy. I can't wait to meet you and your dog!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Mariah SLawrence, KS

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Hello! My name is Mariah and by trade I'm a School Counselor. I absolutely adore dogs and have gotten accustomed to walking my own around the city. As a Wag user myself, I know how to make you and your pup 100% satisfied with the experience. I look forward to meeting you and your fur baby soon! *Will wear a mask in your home*

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Puppy care, Fast walker

Miranda RLawrence, KS

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Loves long walks to the park! I have been an active volunteer at the Lawrence Humane society for three years and have cleaned kennels, walked dogs, played with dogs, and more. It has been a wonderful experience for me and I would love to spend my free time with your pupper or doggo. I am excited to spend time with your furry friend. I am easily reached and can be contacted with any comments, questions, or concerns. I look fur-ward to working with you!

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Dog Walking in Lawrence

A city situated near two rivers, lush parks, and rolling prairies, Lawrence, Kansas makes a wonderful location to explore. Pet lovers and their furry companions will enjoy all of the pet-friendly locations Lawrence has to offer.

For play time, your pet is sure to enjoy the Mutt Run Off-Leash Park. It was built in 2001 as a public park but quickly grew to become popular with pooches. With several walking trails, a river, and plenty of rolling hills; your dog won’t want to go home! There are also fenced-in areas for puppies or older dogs who may not be as active. This is a fantastic park to spend the day at with your best friend.

If you would like to help raise funds for the local animal shelter, there is the Bootlegger’s Fur Ball. This wonderful event is a fancy night out to raise money for veterinary care, food, and other things for the pets living in the shelter. If you are Lawrence around Halloween, they do a Zombie Walk for the same cause. Your pet will love being out for a night time walk.

When it’s time to check-in for the night, Lawrence has many options for lodging. One of the best rated is the Comfort Inn and Suites; they offer comfy, ground floor rooms for you and your pets.

While there are many chain restaurants in Lawrence that offer pet-friendly seating, there is one local eatery that you may want to try. Gaslight Tavern is a tasty all-American cuisine restaurant that allows friendly pets on their outside patio. Lawrence boasts one of the best dog parks and has several events that would be fun to attend with your best friend. A really nice city to check out with your pet!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Lawrence

Lawrence Venture Trail

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
472 per sq. mi.

Lawrence Venture Trail

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Rails-to-Trails has come to Lawrence. As usual, they have taken the history of the area and highlighted it so that it is the perfect place for you to bring your dog. Haskell Rail-Trail is set up to loop around Lawrence. As the first working part of the Rails-to-Trails system in Lawrence, the preservation efforts have leaned toward integrating it as part of the city. The paved areas are perfect for walking your dog through the city while taking in the natural views of the area. Come visit often to witness all the improvements as they come. 

Riverfront

36
Dog Parks
2 parks

Population Density
436 per sq. mi.

Riverfront

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Riverfront Park has an off-leash area that is not fenced in so that you and your dog can enjoy exploring the trails together -- and Fido doesn’t even have to be on a leash! There are several trails to choose from that lead along the river or into the tree-lined areas. This is the pawfect place for Fido to chase squirrels, play fetch with your dog, or do some relaxing fishing together. There are no swimming areas, but there are picnic areas where you can enjoy lunch. This is the place to be to watch the sun set in the evening because of the way the colors bounce of the water. 

Clinton State Park

25
Dog Parks
2 parks

Population Density
436 per sq. mi.

Clinton State Park

25

Mutt Run Off Leash Dog Area is a unique dog park that you will only find here in Lawrence. First, there are two large, fenced-in areas for Fido to meet new friends, chase other tails, and just be a pup. Then, when he wants some alone space, the park offers a huge off leash, unfenced area. You can run in the wide open space, play fetch alone with your dog, or just explore the tree line. There are water fountains, cleaning areas, and all the amenities of a traditional dog park. There are plenty of places for you to rest after Fido wears you out.

Downtown Lawrence

13
Dog Parks
2 parks

Population Density
436 per sq. mi.

Downtown Lawrence

13

When you get ready for dinner, go over to Gaslight Tavern. They have a covered fur-friendly patio that is perfect rain or shine. The fare is classic bar food, including burgers and fries. You can even order a custom burger for Fido so he doesn’t feel left out. This is a great place to enjoy a burger and sip a beer. Meet your friends there, or make new ones -- either way, you are sure to have a puptastic good time just being out with your dog! Please remember that Fido will have to stay on a leash while eating. 

De Soto

1
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
525 per sq. mi.

De Soto

1

In just under half an hour, you can travel to Kill Creek Streamway Park. This completely fenced-in, off-leash dog park is designed for Fido to get a feel of the natural world. It has been minimally enhanced so that he can run and play in the woods safely. There is a quiet stream that runs through it as well, and the best part is Fido’s allowed to play in it! The trail that runs through it crosses over the creeks and streams on sturdy bridges and paths. We can’t think of a better way to enjoy nature with your best fur-iend by your side.