Dog walking in Westminster

Book on demand and scheduled walks with local dog walkers

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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Angela SWestminster, MD

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“A dog's best friend!”

Hi, I'm Angela, a Pennsylvania born dog lover. Always raised with dogs as a young child who helped raise two litters. As an adult I have taken care of my two dogs since they were 8 weeks old. I love meeting new dogs and catering to their individual needs. I would love to take care of your dog and give them the love and care they deserve.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Caroline BWestminster, MD

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“Hey there!”

Hi! I’m Caroline and I’ve been a dog lover my whole life. I’ve always owned at least one dog and I miss them now that I’m not at home anymore! I just started my first year as a second grade teacher :) I’d love to walk dogs during the summer and on weekends when I’m free!

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care

Regan AWestminster, MD

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“happiness is four paws and a wagging tail”

Hi! My name is Regan. I'm a 22 year old animal lover from Allentown, PA and I attend graduate school in Westminster, MD. I have been walking dogs with Wag for almost 2 years now. Prior to college, I would pet sit a variety of animals, especially dogs, for families around my neighborhood. I love dogs and can't wait until I can raise one of my own after graduating. I am also a very active person so this job seemed like the perfect mix for me!

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Ryan PWestminster, MD

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I have been a dog-owner (my border-collie, J.J.) and dog-sitter as a teenager for many personal and family friends in the Baltimore County area. After graduating college in 2013, I began a recurring dog-walk arrangement with an old roommate for both a recently rescued German Shepherd (Storm) and a Yorkie (Stella), and have been happily working as a professional dog-walker and sitter ever since. I love meeting new dogs and making them happy with walks, playing, running, feeding, and having fun!

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Steve EWestminster, MD

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“Please let me love and walk your best friend(s)!!”

I have cared for dogs all of my life! Currently, I have two Basset Hounds. To tell you the truth, I can't live without having at least one dog!! I am able to take care for your pets including walking, feeding, playing, administering meds, and loving. I have been doing this for some time and currently volunteer work for the Baltimore Humane Society. I can handle dogs of all sizes as well.

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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

Nicholas DWestminster, MD

4.9

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My name is Nick and I am a college graduate who currently has time during the day to walk dogs. I have a large mixed breed dog currently and had two dogs growing up. I am a big animal lover in general and help animals whenever I can. I am also dependable, laid back, and easy to get along with. I am in fairly good shape and can do more difficult walks such as hilly terrain. I can handle large dogs as well. I look forward to meeting new furry friends!

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Caroline TWestminster, MD

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My name is Caroline and I love spending time with dogs. I have grown up with many dogs over the years. I have had a big role in caring for our family dogs from puppy years to old age. I am a very experienced walker and I am also pretty good at training dogs. I walk and play with dogs in my spare time. This is a wonderful, rewarding experience for me. I hope I can help your dog get some much needed and deserved exercise as well as some extra attention!

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

Emily BWestminster, MD

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Hello! My name is Emily and I’m a 26 year old professional with a love of dogs and all other pets! I have been walking dogs professionally for over 2 years now. I have also been a sitter for multiple dogs in the past. Since I cannot have a dog in my apartment, Im so glad to be able to walk and play with other dogs in the area! I find that dogwalking is such a stress reielf for me, and something I really look forward to. I can’t wait to meet your furry friend soon!

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Caitlyn SWestminster, MD

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Hey there! I’m Caitlyn and I have been taking care of dogs for 10 years. I have experience with a variety of breeds and ages from 2 month old bulldogs to 12 year old mastiffs. I have a true love for dogs and can’t wait to meet your furry friend!

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Crystal SWestminster, MD

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I’ve grown up with dogs of all sizes including large breeds like labs and retrievers down to small chihuahuas. I’m comfortable around dogs and that seems to resonate with them as well. Currently the proud fur momma to an adorable corgi/husky mix that for some reason was at a rescue!

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Dog Walking in Westminster

Westminster, Maryland is a beautiful city with the look of old England. It's lush forest surroundings and devotion to animals makes this a fantastic city to experience for pet owners.

One of the first outdoor places that your pet will enjoy is the Bennett Cerf Dog Park. This fantastic park does require a membership, which may not make it ideal for people just passing through, but residents can't miss out on this lovely park. It is a large fenced area so your pet can run off-lead to his heart's content. There are surrounding trails to walk on and catch some sniffs as well. Every third Tuesday is a group meeting for park members to let their pets play and walk together.

Another fun location is the Hashawha Environmental Center. Not only are dogs allowed here, but they have specialized trails for equestrian riders. Based on records, there are over 5 miles of trails to explore and views of lakes, streams, and dense meadows and forests. An exciting nature experience for humans and pets alike!

If you are just passing through Westminster and need a place to stay, check into the Best Western Catering and Conference Center. This clean, classic hotel will welcome you and your pet happily. They welcome dogs, cats, birds, and more! The hotel is in a great, convenient location, so you are close to everything in the city.

When it's time to eat, French Twist Coffee and Crepes offers tasty bakery treats. Your pet is welcome to join you at their outside seating while you enjoy some hot coffee or a luscious crepe.

Westminster is a very pet-friendly city and is not to be missed by any pet owner!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Westminster

City Center

48
Dog Parks
2 parks

Population Density
3,800 per sq. mi.

City Center

48

Bennett Cerf Dog Park, housed in Random House Park, is a great off-leash park hosted in the very heart of Westminster. This park features separate runs for large and small dogs, which allows small dogs a place where they won’t be overwhelmed, and big dogs won’t get themselves into trouble playing too roughly. The park has shade, benches, and water for worn out pooches. Once your dog has worked off some energy you can leash up and head into Random House Park to walk by the pond or enjoy the trails together.


Hillside

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
5,175 per sq. mi.

Hillside

36

Cranberry Park in Hillside is actually close to the border with City Center. However, the sheer size of the park makes it an attractive commute from all parts of Westminster. This multi-use park is large for the more densely populated neighborhood it serves. A variety of activities and people use the park daily, with dogs being just one of the demographics the park aims to serve. Dogs must be leashed in the park, but have full use of trails and grassy areas. Cranberry Park’s pond can be a fun destination for dogs to cool off.


Union Mills

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
441 per sq. mi.

Union Mills

24

Union Mills is home to Hashawa Environmental Center. This 380 acre park brings the relaxation and hiking trails of one of the state parks into Westminster. The land is largely left natural, with many walking and hiking trails turning each trip into a medley of options. Dogs must be leashed in the park, but with miles of walking trails, there’s still plenty of room to walk, hike, or jog. Every dog can stretch their legs and expect to get home tired, relaxed, and ready to snooze at the foot of the bed.

Morgan Run Natural Environment Area

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
650 per sq. mi.

Morgan Run Natural Environment Area

12

The Morgan Run Natural Environment Area is located in Eldersburg, only 20 minutes south from the City Center neighborhood in Westminster. This sprawling, 2,000 acre natural space is every dog’s dream. The only catch is that your pup must remain on leash unless taking advantage of one of the area’s many water features. Leashed activities in the area include walking, hiking, and picnicking in one of the many rest areas around the park. The presence of fellow hikers, runners, fishermen, seasonal hunters (in outer areas) and equestrians ensure that it’s never a dull day at Morgan Run.


Prettyboy Reservoir Park

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
600 per sq. mi.

Prettyboy Reservoir Park

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Westminster thrives on commutability. For pups who have grown familiar with Westminster parks, Prettyboy Reservoir Park is only a 20 minute commute away in Hamstead. Aside from being a great complement your pup is used to receiving, Prettyboy is a great space for inquisitive dogs. Wildlife and preserved nature combine to make the area beautiful and of interest to a dog’s sharp senses. Your dog must be leashed while on trails and entering/exiting the park. However, if your dog loves water, you can slip off the leash and let him enjoy it.