Dog walking in Ipswich

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Flexible scheduling

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

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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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Pamela RIpswich, MA

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I love all animals, and have owned and dog-sat a variety of dogs throughout my life. I have 2 rescue dogs, Indiana Jones and Matheson, and get great joy out of spending time with them and watching other dogs, too. I know how important exercise is in a dogs life, and how important convenience is to dog parents. I'd like to be able to help solve both of these things by being available as a walker for dogs of all sizes, breeds, and activity levels - to put some fun and movement into their day!

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

Brenda WIpswich, MA

4.9

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“Never met a dog I didn't love ❤”

I have been a lover of animals my whole life . Been dog sitting for friends the last 20 years . I consider myself to be a very dependable respon person who will give your dog the love and care it deserves.

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Andrea TIpswich, MA

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Hi! I'm Andrea - I’ve been a Wag Walker for over 4 years and I absolutely love it! I live in Melrose with my family which includes our 11 year old rescued beagle basset mix named Ellie Mae, 10 year old rescued pug named Otis, and 9 year old rescued cat Hazel :-) I am an afternoon elementary school teacher, so my mornings are free! I look forward to the chance to help keep your dog healthy and happy!

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

Harvey KIpswich, MA

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I've owned, cared for, walked, and boarded dogs for many years. I love being around dogs, getting to know them, playing with them, walking them, and giving them the opportunity to be themselves. I currently have two dogs of my own. They are one of the joys of my life, and I will treat your dog with the same love and affection that my dogs get every day.

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Emily TIpswich, MA

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“Your Pup’s New Best Friend! Lots of Experience!”

Hello! My name is Emily and I am an avid dog lover! I am a proud dog mom for the last 9 years of an energetic Maltese (9yo) and Labradoodle (5mo). I’ve been a professional dog walker, sitter, home boarder and friend for many “fur clients” over the last several years. I am comfortable with BIG and small breeds, introverted and extroverted pups. I find enjoyment taking care of dogs of all kinds because I like to watch them explore their world. Your precious dog is sure to find a new friend in me!

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

Kayla CIpswich, MA

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I have been working in the pet care industry for approximately seven years now. I managed a daycare and pet boarding facility for four years and prior to that, I was a Kennel Supervisor for two years with a facility located in New Hampshire. More recently, I have worked as a Vet Tech in a general practice and emergency setting, as well as with a local animal shelter. Working as a Vet Tech has provided me with the opportunity to gain the knowledge and hands on experience of the medical aspect involved in providing care to both canines and felines. I have aspired to work with animals since I was a child and have always had a true passion toward them. I have years of experience in a canine pack environment, as well as one on one with most dog breeds. I also have personal experience, as I have two rescue dogs of my own. I feel this is very important when dealing with a client's pet, as it provides the assurance that their pet is in good hands. In addition to dogs, I have grown up living with cats my whole life. I also have worked with cats in both shelter and veterinary settings. From a ferrel cat to a lap cat, I have experienced both, yet love them all the same! I can confidently medicate any animal if necessary, including pilling to providing insulin injections. My main focus is currently working in the animal care field and furthering my education with my CVT. I absolutely love working in an environment where the focus is caring for animals. My ultimate goal is to own a rescue some day. I feel as though my passion for animals and my prior experience would be a great match for you and your pet! I look forward to hearing from you regarding your furry family members' needs!

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Andrea BIpswich, MA

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Hi there! My name is Andrea, and I simply love love love animals! I was a walker/sitter in Boston, moved to San Diego, now I'm back! I also volunteered at the Humane Society in Tampa. My apartment doesn't allow pets, so I will treat yours as my own! I am a registered Dental Hygienist in both Massachusetts and Florida, but am clearly changing my career path :) I just have a overwhelming need to surround myself with the unconditional love of animals! Look forward to hearing from you!

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Sarah CIpswich, MA

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My name is Sarah. I have a degree in Animal Care and have always had pets of my own. I cannot wait to to help you in anyway with your pets.

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Holly LIpswich, MA

4.8

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“Hi I’m Holly! Your trusted dog walker & companion!”

I have always had a deep love for animals, especially dogs. I have been dog sitting for years before working for Wag, which I have been doing for 2 years now. I volunteered at the NEAS in Salem MA for a year. I think it is very important to be compassionate about animals and it shows a lot about a persons character. I am reliable, dependable, friendly and active. I would love to take care of your companion! Plus who doesn’t love tail wags and puppy kisses?

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Austin WIpswich, MA

4.8

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“Walk N’ Roll!”

Hello! My name is Austin and I live in Andover. I’ve been walking dogs for about three years now and I couldn’t be happier — being outside and getting to spend time with my four-legged buddies is so awesome. I walk dogs any size and at any walk pace; no one is too big, small, slow or fast for me.

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Dog Walking in Ipswich

Ipswich is located in Essex County, Massachusetts. After being settled in 1630, this seaside town was inhabited by farmers, fisherman, and shipbuilders. It also became famous for its lace making industry. Now, it is a charming tourist destination with historic buildings and beautiful open spaces. The town’s clam harvest is celebrated annually with the Ipswich Chowderfest.

The Historic Ipswich Walking Tour is the perfect way for you and your pup to get acquainted with this pawsome city. The tour takes you past houses that belonged to notable residents and display 17th and 18th century architecture. You’ll also see memorials, a cemetery, stone bridges, and significant sites. Your pup will be a regular history buff when he’s done with this tour. The shorter version is 2 miles, while the longer version of the walk clocks in at 4 miles.

After your walk, head over to the Clam Box and get some of area’s famous clams. Shrimp, scallops, and haddock are also available. For those with seafood aversions, the menu includes burgers and hot dogs. Pet friendly tables are available outside.

Not only does Ipswich have a rich history, it also has three local veterinary clinics and hours of outdoor recreation. No wonder dogs love living in this puptastic place!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Ipswich

Pinefield

48
Population Density
427 per sq. mi.

Pinefield

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Next time your pup needs a walk, head over to the Willowdale State Forest. Sprawling over 3,000 acres, this massive park spills over into a couple neighboring cities. There are 40 miles of trails that wind through the forest, so it’s a good idea to bring a map. Needless to say, your pooch will have plenty of room to get some much needed exercise. Since the trails are multiuse, chances are you will see mountain bikers, joggers, horseback riders, and other dog walkers. Keep your pooch on leash and remember to bring plenty of water to keep her hydrated. 

Little Neck/ Camp Seahaven

36
Population Density
230 per sq. mi.

Little Neck/ Camp Seahaven

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This area showcases the beautiful natural spaces of Ipswich. Leash up your pup and make your way to the Julia Bird Reservation. Take your pal for a brisk walk through the woodlands and open fields. Trails pass through hardwood trees and along the Ipswich River. The land surrounding New England Biolabs is also open to the public, and is prime walking space.  Your pup will wag his tail as you wander through wetlands, forests, and meadows. Don’t forget Crane Beach! From October 1 to March 30, dogs are welcome to splash in the surf. Be sure to explore the surrounding trails that meander through the sand dunes. Sounds furrific! 

Town Center

24
Population Density
2,591 per sq. mi.

Town Center

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The Sidney Shurcliff River Walk runs along the Ipswich River. It may be short and sweet, but it’s a delightful path that lets your pup enjoy some fresh air and sunshine. It begins at the County Street Bridge and ends up at Town Hall. After your walk, pop into the nearby Zumi’s Espresso and Ice Cream Bar for a pick me up. The menu is chock full of special blends, espressos, teas, and other drinks. Don’t leave without ordering a scoop (or two) of their freshly made ice cream. Order your treats to go or hang out with your pooch at a table on the back porch. 

Topsfield

12
Population Density
415 per sq. mi.

Topsfield

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Bradley Palmer State Park is located in the neighboring town of Topsfield and is just a quick 10 minute drive from Ipswich. Pack up your pup and head over for a nature filled afternoon. This beautiful park sprawls over 700 acres and surrounds the Ipswich River. Not only will your furry pal get a great workout as she trots along the trails, she’ll enjoy the pupperific scenery of forests and open meadows. The Bay Circuit Trail and the Discover Hamilton Trail pass through the park. These trails link the park with the nearby Willowdale State Forest. Be sure to bring plenty of water, all that walking will make your pup thirsty!

Georgetown Town Center

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Population Density
579 per sq. mi.

Georgetown Town Center

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Just 20 minutes west of Ipswich, you’ll find Georgetown-Rowley State Forest. Located in Georgetown, this natural area provides hours of outdoor fun. Pack some snacks, water, and a leash, then head over for some fantastic hiking. The Georgetown-Rowley State Forest Loop Trail runs about 8 miles and gives you a great tour of the area. Your pooch will love exploring the wetlands, ponds, and babbling brooks. She can sniff her way around while getting in some doggy cardio. Some of the trails are multiuse, so expect to see some mountain bikes. No bones about it, this place will make you pup’s tail wag!