Dog walking in Springfield

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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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Stephanie WSpringfield, MA

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“I’d love to walk your dog!”

Hello, my name is Stephanie. I'm an artist and I love animals, have since I was a kid. I've always been told that I am a calm, kind, patient and observant person. Because of that, I feel like it’s always been easy for me to understand animals and get along with them. I'm currently working with a group of animators to create a short animated film and studio. I've spent a bit too much time indoors lately, so I'd love to get out more, and to do it while walking a dog would be a big plus!

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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

Emily CSpringfield, MA

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Hello! My name is Emily and I'm currently studying to be a vet tech. I have extensive experience with dogs of all breeds, sizes, and personalities. I have helped out vets in the exam room, hired by close friends and family to walk dogs, and even walk dogs for my town shelter! Hope to meet you and your furry friend soon!

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

Aileen MSpringfield, MA

4.9

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I have been walking and caring for all dog breeds and ages for many years, from pups to seniors. I am enrolled in Pet CPR classes and am a Dog Team Volunteer at a local animal rescue. I treat all my pet clients as if they were my own!

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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

Alexis PSpringfield, MA

4.9

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Hi! I'm Alexis and I love love love dogs but have been dealt the unfortunate hand of living at a condo where they are not allowed. Offering up my able bodied self to walk some pups is the next best thing I can think of to get my fill of puppy love while hopefully saving you some time and providing peace of mind.

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Marco BSpringfield, MA

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Hello! My name is Marco and I am a 26 year old young professional who is absolutely in love with animals! From a young age, all animals, especially dogs, seemed to gravitate to me. I have been on wag! For 2 years and have had a consistent 5 star rating. I hope I get to meet you and your fur baby!

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

Ariel PSpringfield, MA

4.9

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Hello my name is Ariel Palmerie. I have been attending to the care of animals for many years including but not limited to prior jobs and also having animals myself. I always strive to have the best customer and animal walk experience as possible. I look forward to meeting your furry companions!

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

Anne DSpringfield, MA

4.9

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“Dogs and puppies and tail waggers, Oh My!!!”

Hi There! I’m Anne and I have been a dog owner and lover all my life. I don’t have a dog right now, so I’d love to be your dog’s new friend and give him/her the extra TLC needed when you’re away! I am a local teacher, so I come with great references and you will not be disappointed in my pet care. Thanks for considering me!!

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Brian FSpringfield, MA

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I'm a lifelong dog lover that enjoys caring for dogs. My son and I would love to walk or jog your dog any time of day. No dog is too big, I have had quite a few large breed dogs as well as cared for many others.

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James NSpringfield, MA

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Hello! My name is James, I am a 24 year old returning student. I have been around dogs my entire life, big and small. I spent five years in the military and six years working for a small grocery store. I am studying accounting but my heart lies with animals. My hobbies include hiking, reading, learning and any other way I can spend time outdoors. I hope to be able to make a lot of new four-legged friends.

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Angel RSpringfield, MA

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Hi, I'm Angel! I grew up in Bloomfield, CT. I have a beautiful Lab Shepherd mix named Scarlett. I've always loved animals since I was 6. I'm going to school for Veterinary Technology. I've worked with many dog breeds of all shapes and sizes. I'm very active, I love a good jog or hike up a mountain.

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Dog Walking in Springfield

At the junction of the Westfield River, the Chicopee River, and the Mill River lies the city of Springfield, Massachusetts. The Springfield of Western New England is the first Springfield in the United States and is dubbed the City of Firsts. Springfield is not only of great economic importance but also seen as the cultural capital of the state.

One of the reasons why Springfield, Massachusetts, is considered one of the most beautiful cities of New England, is the vast amount of parks in the area. The natural sceneries that Springfield has to offer is a great fit for families, nature lovers, and dog owners.

The three most interesting parks in the region are the Dinosaur Footprints Park, which received its name after finding the gigantic tracks of the prehistoric animals, and the Forest Park, an attractive park that offers picnic areas, benches, restrooms and water fountains.

Visitors with dogs should definitely check out the Springfield Armory National Historic Site. Dogs are not allowed inside the buildings but are allowed on the museum grounds. The Springfield Armory was the first armory to start producing muskets and played an important role for the industrialization of the country.

Finding a place to stay in Springfield does not require a lot of effort. There are plenty pet-friendly hotels in town, including La Quinta Inn & Suites, Hampton Inn, Quality Inn and Red Roof Plus+.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Springfield

Liberty Heights

48
Population Density
16,010 per sq. mi.

Liberty Heights

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This little nugget is nestled in one of the residential districts of Springfield. It’s also the home of one of the biggest public parks in the city. Von Horn Park is located in a subdivision known as Hungry Hill. This park is perfect for humans and their four-legged friends alike. Von Horn Park has a beautiful trail that dogs are allowed on, as long as they are on their leashes. Whether your dog prefers walking or running, he will surely have a sniff-tastic time and make a lot of friends at this lovely park.


Sixteen Acres

36
Population Density
22,402 per sq. mi.

Sixteen Acres

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A fun fact about the Sixteen Acres neighbourhood is that it doesn’t actually have sixteen acres: it has 4,506. Part of that expansive land includes Tamarack Bog, which is a wonderful wooded area and is nothing short of a magical adventure for you and your pup. If you like your walks together to be interactive with the surrounding nature, then this is definitely the place for your fur balls. You may want to bring bug spray with you as this area tends to be a bit buggy. But most importantly, for the sake of your four-legged friends, be on the lookout for ticks.

East Forest Park

24
Population Density
10,238 per sq. mi.

East Forest Park

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Nathan Bill Playground is by far one of the most scenic parks in Springfield. This is an excellent spot to walk your dog and have a day of fun. Since this park is meant for both two-legged and four-legged loved ones, remember to keep your four-legged pals on a leash. Besides this park being a great place for your dogs to get a little bit of exercise, it also features a water park. So on those really hot days when Fido can’t seem to cool off, there is always an alternative to emptying your water bottle on his hot furry head.


West Springfield

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
28,391 per sq. mi.

West Springfield

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West Springfield is a rather large area that contains two signature parks for you and your dog to explore. Mittineague Park is a charming public park, complete with a walking path surrounded by beautiful nature. Keep in mind that dogs are required to be on leash in this park. West Springfield is also home to one of the only dog parks in town! This little area is called Terriers Unleashed and it’s very close to Mittineague Park. After a bit of nature exploring, your pup is bound to get a little dirty. The Pawsitive Look in West Springfield will give your fur baby the best grooming money can afford. Dogs of all sizes are welcome.


East Springfield

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Population Density
7,140 per sq. mi.

East Springfield

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After a rough and tumble day of playing fetch out in the field of Marshall Roy Park, it might be time for your pooch to squeeze in some relaxation into that awfully busy play schedule. The Soapy Dog Spa is just what your pup may be looking for. Your dog will have a great time with the employees there while getting pampered, who like getting on the same level as your pouch. Your canine friend will certainly have a pawsome time.