Dog walking in Baltimore

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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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Hunter HBaltimore, MD

4.9

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Hi my name is Hunter! I'm an animal lover and pet owner myself. I know our pets are family and how important it is to make sure they're taken care of. I've had dogs in my home since as long as I can remember and know how to give them the love and respect they deserve. I've worked office jobs and long hour days, so I understand the need for a reliable person to be there. I would be happy and honored to get to care for your pup, big or small, old or young!

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Rebecca RBaltimore, MD

4.9

(1116)

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I grew up with dogs. I loved and walked the dog I had. I have boarded and dog sat during vacations, long travel, and extended hospital stays. I just love animals in general.

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Seth EBaltimore, MD

4.9

(953)

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Hey there! I can't wait to meet your dog and if I'm lucky enough, you too! I've loved dogs my entire life, from the sharpei I had as a boy to the rescue Keyshond I took care of later in life. I have such a passion for canines that I volunteer at the SPCA in Baltimore and would love to take care of your pet, one walk at a time!

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Amanda JBaltimore, MD

4.9

(930)

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Hello, I am a great walker for your pet! I enjoy dogs very much and am grateful for the opportunity to meet your dog. I am a dog lover and will make sure I give your dog a Pawsome walk! Thank you!

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Serene LBaltimore, MD

4.9

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“I can’t wait to meet your fur baby!!”

Hello! My name is Serene and I have been working with animals for the last 10 years. I worked as a vet tech for 4 years and did dog walking and pet sitting for the last 7 years. I am experienced in all breeds and I am comfortable giving medications or insulin injections. I absolutely love being around dogs and I am very excited to meet yours.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, 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

Demetra SBaltimore, MD

4.9

(625)

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“A Dogmatic Experience=A Doggilicious Walk”

My love for dogs stems from my early childhood when my family adopted a Lhasa Apso. I have a longtime passion and love for all animals. After losing my family pet recently, I decided to do what I love most and walk dogs. I'm very excited to be a part of Wag! and look forward to caring for your pet.

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Nicole WBaltimore, MD

4.9

(605)

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Hi, my name is Nicole. My experience with dogs comes from being a mother to two rescues and family and friends who entrust me with daily and extended care. Come rain or shine, I am willing to keep your dog safe and engaged in their walk. I am looking forward to sharing my passion for dogs in Baltimore County and building a relationship with your family member.

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Charmagne RBaltimore, MD

4.9

(569)

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Hello, pet parents! I've always known I'd work with animals and I absolutely LOVE it! I have 13+ years of experience, working in the veterinary field, often in client service and as a vet assistant/technician. In addition to that, I've done numerous pet care jobs, from which I've acquired recurring clients, due to my love and care for their pets. I've had to care for different breeds/ages, as well as those with special needs. I'd be honored to give your fur baby (babies) plenty of TLC!

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Amberlie SBaltimore, MD

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“Loving your pets as my own”

Hi dog lovers and parents! Not only am I energetic and loving of pups, I also have experience when handling dogs. I worked for a doggie daycare and boarding company where I learned not only dog behavior, but also how to handle each and all dog’s special accommodations! I love getting to know and spending quality time with all breeds of dogs!

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

John WBaltimore, MD

4.8

(531)

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I'm a father of 3 and own 2 cats and 2 dogs. For years I have taking care of pets for friends and neighbors as well as taking care of my own. Walking grooming and training are part of what I have been able to do for different breeds of dog.

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Dog Walking in Baltimore

Dog Walking Fun Fact #1:

Since their beginnings as wolves, dogs have always been social creatures. Playing together can teach dogs valuable interaction skills and build their confidence, which can bring out the best in shy dogs and help anxious pups conquer their fears. Take a walk around the block, or to one of Baltimore’s dog parks to meet new furry playmates.

Dog Walking Fun Fact #2:

An active dog can play longer! That’s right, the more exercise your dog gets, the less he is at risk for heart disease, diabetes and arthritis, conditions which can shorten your dog’s active years. Whether a trip around the block, or a romp on the beaches at Hart-Miller Island State Park, you can keep you and your pup in top shape with regular walks together.

Dog Walking Fun Fact #3:

Coming home to shredded rugs is a sure sign the boredom blues have struck! If your dog isn’t a appear, boredom may drive them to dig or chew their way to excitement while you are away. Taking your dog for walks provides valuable mental stimulation and exercise, and could save your favorite pair of shoes. After getting to know your neighborhood, spice up the adventure with a stroll along the waterfront of the Inner Harbor.

Average Cost of Dog Walking in Baltimore

How much does it cost to get your dog moving in Charm City? Several services offer short 15-minute walks for $15, while pupular 30-minute excursions can be up to $25. If your pup needs a walk outside of business hours or on weekends, you could be looking at additional fees up to $10 per walk. And if you get stuck at work, you could be charged a late booking fee of another $5 to $10 to get your dog out and about.

Wag! was created with both you and your dog in mind. Dog walkers with Wag! are available for walks all day long, every day of the week, at the same rates. Get your pup moving those paws on a 20-minute walk for $15, a 30-minute stroll for $20, or even a long 60-minute adventure for only $30. Need a last-minute walk? You won’t be paying any extra fees with on-demand walks within the same day.

While your pup is exploring their neighborhood, you can follow along every step of the way with real time GPS tracking through the Wag! app. Your thoroughly vetted and insured walker will also leave a report card at the end of each walk telling you all about your dog’s day out.

Dog Parks in Baltimore

With so many pawrific places to explore in Mobtown, your dog won’t have time to riot! Take a walk Downtown to the historic center of Mount Vernon where museums and the original Washington Monument share space with an eclectic array of dining options. Your pup will be tugging the leash to get to the Howard Street Dog Park, a pup oasis in the middle of it all. This fenced in park offers separate sections for big and small pooches, and lots of furry furiends to romp with.

Historians will love the harbor area of Locust Point for Fort McHenry where the “Star Spangled Banner” was written. Taking a pup-friendly stroll through the fort is fun, but your dog will love to take off the leash at the Locust Point Dog Park. Nestled inside the large Latrobe Park, the dog park features turf, boulders and a fallen tree for curious pups to explore. This fenced in space offers special hours twice a day for the small and senior doggos to enjoy without their larger peers.

On the east side of Baltimore, Highlandtown’s long history of immigrants gives a unique flavor to the area. Spend a day exploring the neighborhood’s international restaurants and shops before heading to Patterson Park. With 137-acres, the park is home to sports fields, monuments, and lots of green space. Best of all, your dog can ditch the leash inside the Patterson Dog Park. With a separate space for small dogs, this pupperdise features turf and drinking fountains for dogs and people.

Take a relaxing stroll through Canton’s quaint village square, or along the waterfront on the Promenade before heading to the Canton Dog Park. Nestled next to a tennis court and a soccer field, this park is fully fenced and offers separate spaces for differently sized pups.  

Before heading out to any of Baltimore’s dog parks, be sure your dog is fully vaccinated and licensed. You’ll also need to pick up a tag from the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter to gain access to the dog parks. Keep your dog leashed outside of any off-leash areas, and always have clean-up bags on hand to pick up after your pup.

Dog Walking in Baltimore with Wag!

With history waiting around every corner, discovering Baltimore with your dog can be quite an adventure! But when life interferes with the fun, your dog doesn’t have to miss out. Dog walkers with Wag! are ready to keep your dog moving and sniffing in this big city.

Within just a few minutes, you can get your dog the exercise they crave. Just download the Wag! app, choose a date and time, then pick the length that’s pawfect for your pup. With one-time walks, recurring walks, and on-demand walks, you’re sure to find the right fit for your dog. You’ll always know where your dog travels with GPS tracking, and you can share in all the fun moments through texts and videos from your walker.

Got an active Baltimore favorite? Wag! pet caregivers know how to tire out your Labrador Retriever or Pit Bull with long 60-minute romps. Your Bulldog can get some exercise on a slower paced 30-minute meander. And if your Yorkie is bouncing off the walls, a 20-minute spin may be just their speed. Even if your older Pug is too pooped to move, Wag! can Drop-In at home to brighten up their afternoon.

No matter how your day unfolds, make your dog’s great by booking a walk with Wag! today!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Baltimore

Locust Point

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,370 per sq. mi.

Locust Point

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Locust Point is home to one of the most popular parks in Baltimore, Latrobe Park. Latrobe Park offers great amenities such as playgrounds and tennis and basketball courts. But, the best part about the park is, of course, the Locust Point Dog Park. In fact, this dog park offers a super cool waterslide for the dog who wants an extra pawsome experience! Although one of Baltimore’s more popular dog parks, they set aside two times every day specifically for senior and small pups. While in Locust Point, if you’re looking to grab a small bite to eat or even an alcoholic beverage, you’ll want to check out 1157 Bar and Kitchen. This dog-friendly eatery offers the perfect serving for a midday snack.

Patterson Park

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
19,260 per sq. mi.

Patterson Park

36

Patterson Park East is known as one of Baltimore’s most dog-friendly neighborhoods. The main reason behind the tail waggin’ fun Patterson Park East offers is, well, Patterson Park. Patterson Park has 137 acres of fun for you and your dog. The sidewalks make this park great for a quick jog with your pooch. Then, of course, there’s the fenced in dog park that is perfect for that game of fetch. The Patterson Park dog park also offers ample social opportunities for your loveable, best furry friend-- not to mention a beautiful view of the lake where you will find mallard ducks, great blue herons, and great egrets.

Highlandtown

24
Population Density
11,270 per sq. mi.

Highlandtown

24

Highlandtown in Baltimore, although small, gets two paws up! You’ll find the Patterson Park Dog Park nestled in this neighborhood. The Patterson Park Dog Park offers off leash fun for your favorite pup. As well as a separate area for dogs who are elderly. The park even hosts tail waggin’ fun in October with its BARCstoberfest. BARCstoberfest is a day full of fun for you and pooch. It even includes a 5K race. The best part is that this event helps benefit the largest animal shelter in Maryland! With the dog-friendly atmosphere it offers, Highlandtown will leave you and your dog feeling right at home.

Federal Hill Park

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
9,770 per sq. mi.

Federal Hill Park

12

Does your dog’s tail wag at the thought of being a city dog? Then he or she will love the feel of Federal Hill. Federal Hill is located close to Baltimore’s central business district and is known as one of the most scenic areas in Baltimore. In fact, your pup can enjoy the pawfect view during their walk at Federal Hill Park. This public park offers over 10 acres of scenic views. You’ll also be able to enjoy the historic feel combined with a jaw dropping view of the harbor. While in this dog-friendly neighborhood, you and your dog can also stop at one of Baltimore’s top restaurants, Regi’s American Bistro.

Canton

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
5,020 per sq. mi.

Canton

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The Canton neighborhood in Baltimore offers a tail waggin’ good time for pups. You and your pooch can enjoy a stroll along Baltimore’s harbor at the Canton Waterfront Park. Dogs are always welcomed at the park as long as they are on a leash. Maybe you’re looking for more of an free roaming experience? Canton has that, too! You and your dog can visit the Canton Dog Park for some off-leash fun. This dog park is fully fenced and has separate areas for small and big dogs and plenty of shade. Canton is the perfect place for scenic leash walks and fun off leash play.