Dog walking in Scarborough

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How it works

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Flexible scheduling

Select the date and time that best suit your needs. Want a walk ASAP? We’ve got you covered.

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Customized for your pup

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

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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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Stacey CScarborough, ME

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“Extreme Animal Lover!Hug your furbaby!”

Hi! I am a huge dog lover (currently have 2 Goldens) who walks my dogs every day (unless it's raining hard or there's a severe wind chill). I love all dogs. I do not walk dogs on prong collars. I prefer a harness or gentle leader. I am a school teacher and have lived in my home for about 15 years. I've hired dog walkers in the past myself (when my dogs were puppies and needed to get out more on work days). I am the person who, when not with my dogs, stops to meet other dogs along my way.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Hannah AScarborough, ME

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“While the owners are away, the puppies will play”

Hello! My name is Hannah. I am an active furry family lover who wishes to expand my knowledge and connection range of canines in particular, as well as engage in a form of business that I am passionate about. I love to play, assist with minor training and spoil dogs with love, which working from home allows me to do! My range of exercise is from casual companionship to avid long hikes/runs, with everything in between! Help me to connect with your furry best friends today! Flexible availability!!

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

Sara YScarborough, ME

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Hi! I'm Sara and I look forward to meeting and walking your dog. I've had dogs all my life. I received a poodle for my 1st birthday! I currently have a lab mix named Abraham who is 7 and he's completely awesome. He has a kitty sister who is 9 that he adores. I believe every dog deserves quality time outdoors to enjoy being a dog...

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Rose MScarborough, ME

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“entrust your pet to me when you are busy or away”

My name is Rose. I am a conscientious, trustworthy pet lover who have grown up with dogs as part of my family. I have a 7-year old golden named Daisy and an energetic 10-year old Maltese mix named Gordie. We love to go for walks and explore new places. I also have 2 rescue cats, 13-year old Izzy and 3-year old Fred. For the past three years, I have been an active volunteer at the ARLGP. I look forward to working with you and your beloved pet or pets.

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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, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Matthew QScarborough, ME

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“Peace of mind when you're away is my #1 priority!”

Hello, my name is Matt! I am an avid dog lover and would like to spend some quality time with your doggo. Born and raised in Portland, I enjoy the city and everything that comes with it. Sports are a big part of my life; been involved with them since day one. Being active is also very important to me: I love going on bike rides, working out, runs, etc! But most importantly, I'm here to build a connection with your dog and hope to make a friend for life!!!! If you have any questions, just ask :)

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Can run with dogs, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience, Obedience training, Behavioral training, Socialization training, Potty training, Puppy training

Tessa MScarborough, ME

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Hi! I'm Tessa and I would be honored to walk your dog. I grew up in Pennsylvania with animals always around me. I have worked at animal hospitals as well and have experience with diabetic dogs. I have worked with tiny teacup puppies to larger dogs such as, Great Danes and hunting dogs. When I'm walking your dog my main goal is to keep them safe, healthy, in shape, and most of all happy. I will do my best to make not only your dogs experience happy and stress free but yours as well!

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Crystina MScarborough, ME

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Hello, my name is Crystina and I am a recent graduate of the University of New England. I have a double major in Psychology and Neuroscience, and as such have taken multiple animal behavior classes as electives. In my spare time I love making frequent visits to the Kennebunk animal shelter to donate, feed, walk and socialize the animals. I've owned and walked my own dogs since I was 7, participated in animal training classes at PetsSmart, and frequently pet sit for my friends and family. I can't wait to meet you and your dog!

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Juanny NScarborough, ME

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Hello my name is Juanny Nunez I am a recent graduated student who adore doggies and is looking for another source of income. I own two 5 years old Yorkies since they were 2 years old. I also used to own a senior dog for 2 years. Thus I know how to take care of your baby(ies). I’ve walked other several dogs and also taken care of them at my house. You can guaranty that you pets will be in good hands.

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Dianne FScarborough, ME

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“Puppy~Senior Care & Everything in Between”

I grew up with cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs, & a box turtle. I worked in a Grooming Salon, a Veterinary Hospital, & a local Super Pet store. I have trained in Obedience, Agility, Trick Dog, & Wag-It. Currently I own 2 Black Labs that are in Agility Training, Trick Dog Titles , & Wag-It Games. My 4yo Lab has recently completed the Therapy Dog Test...I have walked 2-3dogs @ a time, plenty of practice walking dogs &... keeping their safety my #1 priority. I treat every Pet as if it's my own

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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, Fast walker, Puppy care, Training experience

Mike PScarborough, ME

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“Live fast. Pet dogs.”

Hi everyone, My name is Mike. I’m a graduate student at USM hoping to do a little more while I work toward my degree. Ive had dogs since I was a little kid and currently my own puppy so I’m sure I’ll love hanging out with your fur buddy. I’m an early riser and I enjoy the cold so I’ll be happy to keep your fren walked even in Maine winters. Thanks for reading. Hope to hear from you soon.

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Dog Walking in Scarborough

Cats are very popular in Maine, and there are evidently a lot of felines present in Scarborough, Maine. The little beach town is, however, also a great place to visit or live with dogs. The city of Scarborough, unlike most cities, does not require dogs to be leashed as long as they respond to voice commands. It is, of course, advisable to keep a leash on you at all times for emergency purposes.

Because of this law, the entire city of Scarborough, Maine, is an off-leash area. However, it is not appreciated if dogs run wild through the town center. There are luckily plenty of suitable areas to walk your dogs. Scarborough is, for instance, connected to the Eastern Trail. This 65-mile route from Casco Bay to the Piscataqua River offers many off-road trails for equestrians, hikers, bird watchers and dog owners to enjoy.

Another option is Hinckley Park, located in South Portland and thus only a small commute from Scarborough, Maine. This massive, 40-acre park is widely appreciated by nature enthusiasts and outdoorsy people. The park offers a mixed terrain; there are meadows for ball games, two ponds for swimming and plenty of trails for exploring and sniffing.

There are a large amount of pet-friendly lodging options as Scarborough, Maine, is a resort town. There are chain hotels such as the Residence Inn and Extended Stay America, local hotels, camping grounds and even beach houses.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Scarborough

Pleasant Hill

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,821 per sq. mi.

Pleasant Hill

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Pleasant Hill is boasted as one of the best neighborhoods for dog owners and their pups, as it is located right next to the Pleasant Hill Preserve, with 135 acres of land offering lots of open trails for you and your pooch to explore! Dogs absolutely love this area as it offers a variety of landscapes from wide open spaces, wetlands, woods to trek through, and much more! Dogs must be leashed at all times on Eleanor’s Trail and the trails which connect with it, but there are so many places within the preserve where they can run free, off leash! No matter your dog’s preference (or your own, for that matter), enjoyment will be found in Pleasant Hill and the preserve.

Blue Point

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,613 per sq. mi.

Blue Point

36

Being one of the largest and most sought after neighborhoods in Scarborough, Blue Point is a great place for both dogs and their owners. It offers trails to walk along, water for dogs to visit and swim in, and is located conveniently next door to Eastern Trail, which is a huge conservancy with lots of green space for walks! With twenty-two off road miles, exploring these trails with your furry friend will be such a pawsitive experience for the both of you! Maps for these trails can be found online for your convenience.


Pine Point

24
Population Density
2,613 per sq. mi.

Pine Point

24

The Pine Point neighborhood is trendy with a nautical vibe, where residents and their canine companions can enjoy the scenery wherever they walk! Just off the water of Saco Bay, Pine Point is great if you and your pooch are interested in exploring the neighborhood streets and shops, grabbing a coffee and sipping it along your stroll, and finishing off the day with an evening frolic along the shore line of Pine Point Beach. Your furry friend is allowed on the beach before 9:00 AM and after 5:00 PM. Remember to bring your leash, and of course, enjoy the fun of splashing around in the ocean!


Higgins Beach

12
Population Density
300 per sq. mi.

Higgins Beach

12

Higgins Beach may be one of the smallest neighborhoods in Scarborough, but don’t let its small size fool you. It is home to its very own popular Higgins Beach Market which draws in residents from its neighboring communities. Higgins Beach has it very own beach which is a huge hit for dogs, called, well, Higgins Beach! Residents and their happy pooches are welcome on the beach after 5:00 PM from Labour Day to March 31. This neighborhood has kept its small town charm while its neighboring communities grew with the city. Residents and their canine companions can wander the neighborhood, checking out all of its glory, or spend some time at the beach. While there, don’t forget to check out the views of the old ship wreck.

Broadturn

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
745 per sq. mi.

Broadturn

0

The Broadturn neighborhood is also referred to as Broadturn/Hearn/Ashswamp, and is considered to be very dog friendly! Fuller Farm Trails is conveniently located in Broadturn and is a hot spot for dog owners and their four legged friends. Canines and their humans can explore the numerous wooded trails, with many of them leading to a waterfall where your pooch will be pawsitively happy to cool off with a quick dip. In addition to the trails, there is also a meadow where people and pups alike can enjoy the wide open space. Dogs and their owners are sure to enjoy this neighborhood with its quick access to this popular area!