Dog walking in Farmington

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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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Carmine FFarmington, MI

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Hey my name is Carmine! I’m currently looking for a full time engineering job and I figured it would be great to do Wag in the meantime . My dog Millie is almost 8 years old and she’s the sweetest thing ever. She’s some a Jack Russel/Italian Greyhound Mix and while she’s one of the greatest things I’ve got going right now she doesn’t love to walk all that much. So I’d like to brighten up my days by meeting some new dogs and getting some light exercise.

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Carol HFarmington, MI

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My name is Carol and I grew up in a house full of dogs. There were more dogs in our house than kids, and there were 4 of us. My parents were dog trainers, and their dogs, Viszla, were trained in obedience, show and field trials. While I never participated in shows I accompanied my family to all events and assisted handling the dogs. After I was on my own I used all the techniques I learned at home with my dogs. Using positive reinforcement I was able to enjoy a pack of three dogs ranging from 6 pounds to 96 pounds. They were a well behaved group in and around the kitchen and out on a neighborhood walk. I always made sure they knew that I was in charge, and in exchange we enjoyed many happy hours together.

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Mikayla MFarmington, MI

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“Doggos and exercise! Look forward to helping you!”

I am a loving pet owner looking to help other people out. I have a flexible schedule and am very excited to meet your dog! Dog walking has given me many opportunities to deal with all sorts of pups. I am happy to accommodate any needs. Please let me know how I can help!

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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

Heaven MFarmington, MI

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“Passion, Love, Care, & Excellent Customer Service!”

I have owned and cared for many different animals! I am experienced with Bathing, sitting, walking, administering medicine, grooming, and exercising dogs & cats! I love all animals and they always sense my positive vibes and caring touch! I love to exercise and stay healthy so your pet and I will get to use that puppy energy! Your pets safety is top priority and I'm always aware of my surroundings! I look forward to meeting & walking with your pups too!

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

Juliann HFarmington, MI

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Hi! My name is Juliann and I love dogs! I grew up having a Weimaraner named Maxy, and after she crossed the rainbow bridge, we got another Weim puppy named Cleo. She left us in 2014. I still miss them both and am always looking for opportunities to spend time with dogs as I cannot own my own at the moment. Aside from growing up with dogs, my experience includes spending the last 2 years volunteering at my local animal shelter where I walked, bathed, and socialized dogs on a weekly basis. And then there's all the times I've walked and dog sat for friends and neighbors..always a joy :)

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Jordan EFarmington, MI

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Hi, my name is Jordan. First of all, I love dogs! I have been walking dogs on a regular basis since 2009. This includes walking my neighbor's dogs. I also acted as a long term dog sitter for an elderly woman who had to move into a home. I literally moved in and took care of her dog and her home full time! They had to sell the home and asked me to adopt the dog (Barkis) which I was thrilled to do and we are best buddies :)

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Charlotte SFarmington, MI

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Hi, I'm Charlotte! I love working with dogs. I have a Blue Heeler Corgi named Pippa, and love meeting all the Wag dogs! I volunteer with animal control dogs in Detroit, and am a force free training advocate, meaning using research based positive reward/association methods to train dogs without aversive tools (shock, prong) that can harm your dog physically or emotionally. Please let me know if you have concerns about your dog! I likely have suggestions to help point you in the right direction.

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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

Cortney DFarmington, MI

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“High quality care begins with trust”

Quality care begins with trust and I am committed to maintaining that trust through out the care of your pup. I was born to take care of dogs and have been lucky to play many different roles in their lives over the past 13 years. I worked at a dog daycare, boarding and grooming facility where I took part in every position there. I have also trained and fostered. My life would be empty without my dogs and there is always room for more in my heart. I can't wait to meet you and yours.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Peggy MFarmington, MI

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“Love my job! You can count on me!”

Hi! I love all animals, I am responsible, and reliable. I walk my Chocolate Lab dog everyday.I'm self-motivated, excellent communicator, have people & animals skills. I am school bus driver for 12yrs+ for a school district. On my route the students and I would always enjoy giving treats to the animals. We take pictures of the animals and the students put them up on the wall inside the bus. The kids just loved it. I am very responsible and reliable you can count on me!

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Emily MFarmington, MI

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I've owned, walked, and taken care of dogs since I was a little girl and find them to be incredibly smart and empathetic creatures! As a highly active individual, I am well suited for the dog-walker lifestyle and consider it to be an extremely rewarding experience.

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Dog Walking in Farmington

About a half hour drive from downtown Detroit, Farmington is a small town often confused with the larger city of Farmington Hills. Though the two communities are located within the same county, they are in fact, two different towns. Farmington is actually surrounded by Farmington Hills, except for a small southern section that borders Livonia. Farmington’s residents enjoy small town life with conveniently close amenities in its neighboring cities! Need to visit a vet? Farmington has four veterinary clinics to make sure your pup stays happy and healthy!

There’s some pawsome dog-friendly things to do in Farmington! For outdoor fun, visit the Shiawassee Park with your leashed pooch. This woofderful city park has tons of open grassy play areas, plus a paved walking path that loops around the fields and near the Grand River. You and your dog will have a furrific time taking in the natural beauty of the wooded area, especially in the fall as the leaves turn spectacular shades of gold. The park also has a pavilion picnic area, tennis courts, a playground and restrooms. 

The Farmington Brewing Company is a puptastic brewpub where Fido is invited to join you on the brewery’s patio while you enjoy yummy treats like soft pretzels and craft brews.

With pawsome fur-iendly activities right in town, and easy access to larger city amenities, Farmington is a woofderful place to be!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Farmington

Farmington City Center

48
Population Density
3,550 per sq. mi.

Farmington City Center

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Check out all the fur-iendly places to visit in Farmington’s City Center neighborhood! Leash your pup and peruse the quaint downtown area that is home to more than 160 businesses, including clothing shops, art galleries, specialty stores and more. During your walk downtown, be sure to stroll through Riley Park. This quiet community park has pleasant grassy areas and shady trees where you and Fido can hang out and watch the world go by. There’s plenty of dog-friendly eateries in the City Center neighborhood too! Pull up an outdoor bench for you and a water bowl for your pup at the Sunflour Bakehouse and enjoy fresh baked goods like breads, cookies, cakes, tarts and more. YUM! For more savory eats in the neighborhood, checkout Dagwood’s Deli and Eatery and Farmington Brewing Company.

W 9 Mile Rd/ Shiawassee Rd

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,839 per sq. mi.

W 9 Mile Rd/ Shiawassee Rd

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There’s tons of off-leash fun to be had in this Farmington Hills neighborhood! Just three miles from Farmington, you and your pup will have a ball at the William Grace Dog Park, a four-acre fully fenced-in canine haven! This park is a massive tract of lush green grass where your dog can run, romp and socialize. The openness and level footing at this park provides a furrific environment for a pawsome game of fetch! The park has a separate small dog area, too. To gain access to the park, membership is required through the City of Farmington Hills. Your pooch will be thanking you for dishing out the small annual fee to obtain the key fab into this land of Fido fun! For free, fur-iendly, leashed fun in this neighborhood, check out Olde Town Park!

8 Mile Rd/ Farmington Rd

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,196 per sq. mi.

8 Mile Rd/ Farmington Rd

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You and your pooch will have a tail-wagging good time in Livonia’s 8 Mile Rd/ Farmington Rd neighborhood, about seven miles from Farmington! The area is home to the Livonia Dog Park, located within the city’s Bicentennial Park. Livonia Dog Park is a huge, fully fenced-in grassy area where your pooch can get plenty of exercise and socialization! Fido can practice balancing on the doggie agility bridge, crawl through the tunnel or investigate all the smells at the fire hydrant. There are trees dispersed throughout the off-leash area, a seasonal doggie drinking fountain and waste cleanup stations. The Livonia Dog Park also has a separate designated area just for wee pooches, plus benches for humans. The City of Livonia requires membership and a small annual fee for access to the park. If you’re looking for free outdoor fun, explore the rest of Bicentennial Park with your leashed dog!

Merriman Rd/ 7 Mile Rd

12
Population Density
1,879 per sq. mi.

Merriman Rd/ 7 Mile Rd

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Check out one of Livonia’s most pawpular parks in the Merriman Rd/ 7 Mile Rd neighborhood, just seven miles from Farmington. The area’s Rotary Park has something for everyone – a variety of picnic areas, open playfields, a playground and tennis courts. You and your leashed dog will go bonkers for the half-mile hiking path that meanders through a beautiful hardwood stand! These woods are an absolutely puptastic and scenic place to walk any time, but especially in the autumn as the trees put on a show-stopping display of colors. Bring your camera so you can snap a photo of Fido walking on a carpet of golden leaves!

8 Mile Rd/ Inkster Rd

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Population Density
3,417 per sq. mi.

8 Mile Rd/ Inkster Rd

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Want to get back to nature without leaving the city? There’s a woofderful spot waiting for you and your leashed dog in Livonia’s 8 Mile Rd/ Inkster Rd neighborhood! About seven miles from Farmington, this area is home to Grandview Park, a huge forested hidden treasure! You and your furry friend will love wandering on the nature trail through the dense hardwood forest that’s located just west of Grandview Elementary. On your walk, you and your pup can take in all the sights, including wildlife tracks, a variety of trees and vegetation, and even learn from the interpretive signs! For other furrific undeveloped green spaces in the neighborhood, check out the adjoined Botsford Park and Hearthstone Parks.