Dog walking in Yarmouth

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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 CYarmouth, ME

5.0

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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, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Brenda HYarmouth, ME

5.0

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After many years of working in customer service, I decided to pursue my love of animals further. Aside from spending time with my own pets, I also volunteer at the AWS shelter in Kennebunk. I assist in puppy training, obedience and walking shelter dogs. My dog and I have taken courses in obedience, tricks, agility, Wag-It, conditioning and even circus dog. I am reliable, responsible and compassionate. Your dog and I will have lots of fun!

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Can run with dogs, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Rose MYarmouth, ME

4.9

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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, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull

Matthew QYarmouth, ME

4.9

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“A friendship that will last a lifetime!”

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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Dianne FYarmouth, 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, Training experience, Puppy care, Fast walker

Gabriel MYarmouth, ME

4.9

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“I love your fur babies like they’re my own!”

I’m a longtime petsitter with previous experience as a vet tech, and in animal rescue. I’ve worked with dogs of all ages and sizes, with a wide variety of temperaments. I’m always ready to make friends with a new dog (who isn’t?).

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

Arielle NYarmouth, ME

4.9

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“Every dog is my spirit animal”

My name is Arielle and I love dogs. I grew up with a black lab named Flint. Now, my parents have a dog named Tucker, who I love to visit and walk when I’m home. I enjoy walking many of my friends’ dogs. I take them on hikes, to the beach, and more

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Mike PYarmouth, ME

4.9

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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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Talinga MYarmouth, ME

4.9

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“Looking for a trustworthy dog walker/pet-sitter?”

I spend most of my time caring for animals, whether they are my own or animals that I work with. I enjoy every second of it. As a teenager, I volunteered for my local animal shelter in Texas. It was a wonderful learning experience and showed the importance of standing up for those who don’t have a voice. The impact of that volunteer experience led me to become vegan. I’ve been an animal activist for the past 10 years, and it’s been a rewarding and eye-opening journey.

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Melissa GYarmouth, ME

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Hello! I've loved dogs ever since I was a little girl but because of my family's living situation i have never been able to own one myself. Because of this I am filled with love and knowledge for an animal that has no outlet. I do own 3 cats and a bunch of fish wich receive much love and spoilage. Hopefully with the profits I make from walking I will be able to continue to spoil them!

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Dog Walking in Yarmouth

Yarmouth is a dog-friendly town that lies just 12 miles north of Portland, Maine’s largest city, on the coast of Casco Bay. Once an active mill and factory town, it is now largely a bedroom community for Portland and Brunswick to the north. The town is filled with parks, ranging in size from 2 acres to 220, with trails you and your furry bestie will love to explore. Stretched out along the Royal River, the town boasts 4 waterfalls within it. There are also 2 veterinarians in town, with several more in the surrounding area, that will keep your fur-pup active and happy. 

One of the most popular parks in Yarmouth is the Royal River Park, laid out along the river that is its namesake, and featuring 3 waterfalls, floodplain forest and walking trails. One trail begins near the Fourth Falls and runs down along the river through fields to the overlook for the Third Falls, crosses the river via bridge, and on to the Second Falls. With several shorter connectors, the path can be customized to a length to suit you and your pup. A second trail extends along East Elm Street toward the dam. When your walk has whetted your appetite, head over to the picnic area near the trailhead and enjoy a casual outdoor meal with your pawsome pooch.

Whatever your reason for being in Yarmouth, you and your best buddy will find something adventurous and fun to do! Carpe dogum!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Yarmouth

Yarmouth Junction/ Royal Junction

48
Dog Parks
20 parks

Population Density
660 per sq. mi.

Yarmouth Junction/ Royal Junction

48

This neighborhood is where you’ll find Pratt’s Brook Park, 220 acres featuring 6 miles of hiking and cross-country skiing trails. The trails form multiple loops, traversing open meadows, through woods and on bridges over Pratt’s Brook. Fido will sense many animals here, including beaver and deer, with sightings of owls and other birds. Be aware that parts of the trails pass near Amtrak rail lines, and these trains can reach high speeds. Please keep your pup leashed for his safety. Another caution: in October, November and May you might encounter hunters. During those months, be sure to equip both yourself and your pooch with blaze orange vests or other gear. When you’ve finished your trek, make a side visit to Day’s Lobster and Crab, a favorite among locals for fresh,  sweet shellfish, along with seafood dinners, salads and “rolls” (Maine seafood sandwiches.) With lots of outdoor tables, Fido can join you as you chow down on these Maine delicacies. 

Yarmouth Town Center

36
Population Density
592 per sq. mi.

Yarmouth Town Center

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The Town Center is home to the Spear Farm Estuary Preserve, which is a 55-acre piece of land overlooking the Royal River estuary, comprised of forests, meadows and a fresh water pond. On the pond’s north shore is a spot that would be pawrfect for a picnic with your fur-pup. Or find the 2 miles of trails and take a hike, or in the winter you can snowshoe or cross-country ski. The trails have interpretive signage, and are looped and intersecting, affording you the ability to meander wherever you like. With views of the salt marshes and their denizens, and free parking near the trailhead and main information kiosk, this is not only a pawrrific place to spend some time with your fur-pup, it’s convenient, too. Woofderful!

North Yarmouth

24
Population Density
168 per sq. mi.

North Yarmouth

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Just to the north and west of Yarmouth is North Yarmouth, which hosts the pup-friendly Chandler Brook Preserve, a 65-acre property. Chandler Brook is one of the Royal River’s tributaries, and the preserve features 3 miles of trails that follow along the brook, past an old farm, and through the hemlock forest surrounding it. The paths through the woods are well-worn and natural and intersect with the mowed path around the fields. Paddling on the brook is possible, and is accessible from the Royal River Water Trail. The banks of the brook are too steep to allow access from any other location. Your furry bestie will love this trail and the small animals and birds you’ll see during your pawsome walk! 

Freeport Town Center

12
Population Density
815 per sq. mi.

Freeport Town Center

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Freerport is a town to the northeast of Yarmouth, and is home to the popular Wolfe’s Neck Woods State Park. Only 5 minutes from the hustle and bustle of Freeport’s Bow Street outlets and LL Bean’s famous store, this park returns the visitor to tranquility. It features salt marshes and fields, forests and the rocky shoreline that Maine is famous for. Fur-babies are welcome on leash. Pawrrific nature walks are available and dogs are welcome to attend, as well. You may see the ospreys that live on Googins Island, or some of the other birds and animals who call the park home. A new picnic shelter area is the perfect spot to end your visit, with food on the grill and a tired but happy Fido by your side. Arf!

Pownal

0
Dog Parks
-5 parks

Population Density
65 per sq. mi.

Pownal

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Pownal is a small, rural town north of Yarmouth where you will find dog-friendly Bradbury Mountain State Park, featuring 730 acres of forested land, trails for walking, hiking and mountain biking, and a campground. The park straddles Route 9, and its trails traverse both the east and west sides. On the east lie 9 named trails totaling about 13 miles, and the west side has 10 trails totaling about 6 miles. Your leashed fur-baby is welcome on all the trails, but be aware that some of them are difficult, so her conditioning, age and health should be taken into consideration when planning your hike. There is drinkable water at the parking areas, along with restrooms, and a park station with information and maps. This is not a huge mountain, so you and your pooch are bound to find ways to explore it to suit both of you! Woofderful!