Dog walking in East Riverdale

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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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Christin SEast Riverdale, MD

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Hi, my name is Christin! I am an animal lover, with an extra soft spot for dogs of every size and breed. I own a Jack Russell Terrier mix, who has kept me on my toes for the past 10 years. I am always happy to meet a new furry friend!

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Christopher SEast Riverdale, MD

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Whether it's a walk around the neighborhood or taking a trip to the dog park, I'm always looking forward to my walks. I have experience with walking 50 different breeds of all sizes, and it's a pleasure meeting new pups. The more the merrier. The time I get to spend with a dog, young or not so young, small or not so small, makes the day that much better.

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Tiffany JEast Riverdale, MD

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Hello, I'm Tiffany! I started dog walking and sitting around 10 years ago and have been in love with animals all my life! I just moved back from NC where I was a Veterinary Assistant for a year and loved it. Being a Vet Assistant I have experience with dogs of all sizes and understand the value and importance of excellent animal care and health. As I return back to the DMV area it is my hope to pursue my passion of Art/Entrepreneurship while still making caring for animals a priority in my life! I would love the opportunity to care for your pet giving them the love, fun and exercise that you expect and they deserve! I will make sure that your Wag! experience is an amazing one!

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Jill BEast Riverdale, MD

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I'm onto a new career and am a nursing student. I would love to walk and take care of your pup. I’ve been walking dogs for a few years now, and I can’t imagine not interacting with them frequently! I have a three year old beagle who we rescued in 2018. He’s gone through extensive training, so I have an array of knowledge about handling various types of dogs. I can take your dog out for a hustle if s/he is high energy, or I can let him/her sniff around and enjoy life. I’m flexible!

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Antje HEast Riverdale, MD

4.9

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Hi, I’m Antje! I’m a K-5th grade physical education teacher. Although I work with children I also love working with animals. What better way to spend my down time than by being outside with fun and energetic pups!

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Catherine WEast Riverdale, MD

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My name's Cat, but I love dogs! I'm currently a student and think spending time with dogs is a great study-break. I've got lots of experience taking care of my 3 dog-nephews, who are a lab, a pit mix, and a husky. I also enjoy running, so if your pup needs some extra exercise, I'd love to help out!

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Holly BEast Riverdale, MD

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“Happy tails to you and your furry friend!”

Hi! As the daughter of a vet I grew up with dogs - collies, poodles, a schnauzer and a dachshund (not all at the same time!) I currently co-parent two adorable Maltese dogs. I have a flexible schedule and will be walking dogs primarily in Silver Spring and Olney. I look forward to meeting your precious pooch!

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Manuel REast Riverdale, MD

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Hi! I am Manuel, I am an animal lover, I grew up with a family and animals like dogs, cats, parrots, small turtles and different kind of birds. I had a beautiful Labrador girl named Rania, I taught her to be a smart dog with great discipline and filled of love. I used to walk with my dogs and to babysitting my friends’ dogs as well when they needed some company while their owners work or are away for vacations. A sweet fact about me, I have three turtles currently.

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Craig AEast Riverdale, MD

4.9

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I love dogs and have grown up with them both as pets working and sporting dogs in New Zealand, Scotland and here in DC. Not much makes me happier than seeing an excited dog ready for a great walk! I have a 1y/o Golden Retriever of my own. I am experienced with large breeds.

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Olivia HEast Riverdale, MD

4.9

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Hi, I'm Olivia! I was raised with dalmatians and have had two of my own as an adult. I walk for personal exercise, but it's always more enjoyable to go for a walk with a dog! I am highly-responsible and held a Top Secret USG security clearance for almost 30 years. Your pet and your home are safe with me. I look forward to meeting you and your dog!

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Dog Walking in East Riverdale

East Riverdale is a small town that was once a part of Riverdale Park next door. Today, East Riverdale is a close suburban center, providing a residential community for people who work in the surrounding areas. This cozy, community focused area puts its human and canine citizens first, resulting in high quality of life and a great place to visit.


Don’t let the lack of East Riverdale vets worry you; the close proximity to Riverdale Park puts five vets within a fifteen minute drive of East Riverdale, so your pet’s care will never be compromised.


East Riverdale has plenty to explore close to home as well, with local parks perfect for leashed walks, like Fletchers Field. This park consists of a large, grassy open area that’s great for walking and enjoying the sunshine. Your dog will love joining you at the outdoor tables. There is a large, covered area with plenty of picnic tables for resting and enjoying. You can also walk the field; doing a brisk lap or two should be enough exercise for a morning or evening stroll unless your dog has a lot more energy than most!


East Riverdale is a great place to bring your dog for fun, exercise, and spending quality time together.


Best Dog Neighborhoods in East Riverdale

Rogers Heights

48
Population Density
709 per sq. mi.

Rogers Heights

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In the Roger Heights neighborhood which borders East Riverdale in Bladensburg, you will find the Templeton Knolls Park. When there is warm weather, you can make a day of it here at the park, with a playground for the kids, as well as green open space for your pup to run around. There are also plenty of picnic tables to bring snacks and relax outdoors. In addition, there is a sniff-tastic loop trail around the Templeton Knolls Park, where you can take your furry friend to explore and expend some energy, before finding a bench for a quick break to enjoy the views. The trail is paved, which makes sure there are no muddy paws!


Riverdale Gardens

36
Population Density
2,406 per sq. mi.

Riverdale Gardens

36

Does your pup love to just exercise, run around and play fetch all day? Then you should head to Riverdale Hills Neighborhood Park for a great day of fun. With large and green open spaces, your pup will love to investigate new sights and smells round the park, as well as play with a favorite ball or Frisbee. This will definitely burn some energy! Other dogs frequently visit this park, which means it is the perfect opportunity to socialize and make new furry friends. This place is sure to have your dog’s tail wagging all day long!


Wildercroft

24
Population Density
635 per sq. mi.

Wildercroft

24

To retreat from the hustle and bustle of busy city life, check out Greenbelt Park with your dog. This natural area borders the Wildercroft neighborhood, with puptastic trails to go on an adventure. The Perimeter trail is around five miles long, allowing you to explore sniff-tastic oak trees and pine trees, as well as spot some wildlife. As there can be wild animals on the trail that can become easily scared, it is best to keep your pup on his leash. This way everybody can have a pawsome time together and enjoy nature at its finest!


Whiteley

12
Population Density
1,283 per sq. mi.

Whiteley

12

In Whiteley, you can check out Varnum Park for a fun trip with your pup. This neighborhood park has green open space for playing fetch with your dog’s favorite toys, as well as some trees to provide shade on hotter days. Every dog likes to get outside and explore new territory! This is also a pawsome place to practice some training with your furry friend, as it is never too busy. So, why not pack a bag and bring some treats with you to reward your pup for being a good boy or girl on their visit to Varnum Park?


Riverdale Park Town Center

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,276 per sq. mi.

Riverdale Park Town Center

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Right next door to East Riverdale is the town of Riverdale, which houses the neighborhood of Riverdale Park Town Center. There is loads of fun for your dog to have here, with the sniff-tastic Northeast Branch Trail to explore, as well as the Riverdale Community Park. While your dog should remain on leash in the park, he can roam free and run around at Waggertail Dog Park, sometimes known as Riverdale Dog Park, which is located inside the large park. There are special fenced areas for small and large dogs, as well as a water fountain for panting pups. This is a puptastic place to make new furry friends!