Dog walking in Novi

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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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Carol HNovi, 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 MNovi, 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, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Heaven MNovi, 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, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Fast walker

Juliann HNovi, 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 ENovi, 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 SNovi, MI

4.9

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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, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Cortney DNovi, MI

4.9

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

Kunica NNovi, MI

4.9

(249)

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“Home full-time, fenced yard!”

Hello, I would love to take your pup for a walk or do drop-in for your kitty or caged pets. I have taken care of a hedgehog, a Russian tortoise and a horse in the past and currently have dogs and cats as my clients. I'm comfortable with any breed and size and has a young black Labrador of my own, who is friendly and playful.

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Puppy care

Dylan WNovi, MI

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“When your pet is with me, they’re family! <3”

My name is Dylan and I grew up in Michigan. My family has always had dogs in our lives. I love meeting people’s dogs and caring for them as if they were my own family pet. I like to provide video updates during the walk as well as detailed report cards. I’m a pet parent and I give the same service I would want from a Wag Walker. I am available for communication and want to do whatever I can to give the best service for you and your pet. Have any questions? Please contact me.

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

Emily MNovi, MI

4.8

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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 Novi

Novi is a thriving small city 25 miles west from Detroit, and has been growing bigger and bigger each year. To humans and pups, the town will become a true Novi-lty to them thanks to its gorgeous rolling hills, open fields, and nine animal hospitals.

The gem of Novi for dogs is the Novi Dog Park, a vibrant area with lively vegetation, green fields, and scattered trees contained within a .75 acre fenced-off area. Dogs can run free while off-leash and enjoy features like separate areas for large and small dogs, shaded sitting areas, and double-gated entrances. Additionally, there are also water fountains and clean-up stations inside both areas. A membership is required for residents and nonresidents, for a small fee.

The gorgeous park of Lakeshore Park is right on the southern shore of Walled Lake, with over 50 acres of recreational spots, open space, forested trails, and a picnic area. There are three picnic shelters, a .4-mile walking trail, a soccer field, a beach, restrooms, and a volleyball pit. With scenic views of the water and surrounding vegetation, you and Fido will love playing or going for a walk inside the park, as long as they remain on a leash. Other amenities include a barbeque station, a playground, benches, water fountains, and a clean-up stations in the parking area.

From safe enclosed places to play into sprawling hills to walk on, Novi will provide you and your pup some of the best places to get outside and enjoy the day.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Novi

South Walled Lake

48
Population Density
1,284 per sq. mi.

South Walled Lake

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The neighborhood of South Walled Lake is located right along the southern shore of Walled Lake, filled with upscale residential homes. Right on the water is a park known as the Pavilion Shore Park, and is one of the best places to walk Fido. The park has nearly a mile of combined trails that criss-cross and connect to the scenic overlook that watches over the lake. In between the different areas of trails is open space and grassy terrain, with shaded sitting areas, a picnic area, water fountains, and trash bins. Additionally, there is a small fishing pier and boat launch available, but only to pups who are on a leash.

Taft Novi

36
Population Density
1,174 per sq. mi.

Taft Novi

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The Taft Novi neighborhood is a packed residential area on the southwest side of the city. The Ella Mae Power Park features an expansive 28 acres of land with open space, thick forests, and recreational fields. The park has 7 fenced-in baseball fields and two soccer fields, surrounded by open fields, forested trails, a playground, and a pond for fishing. Whether looking to play or walk, Fido must be on a leash. Fuerst Park is a smaller and quieter park in the area that hosts a small 8-acre area of open fields and winding paved paths. There's a shaded middle section with a playground, picnic tables, benches, water fountains, and trash bins.

Royal Crown

24
Population Density
1,554 per sq. mi.

Royal Crown

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Royal Crown is a western neighborhood with school districts, rows of homes, and large areas of thick trees. The Wildlife Woods Park is a place where some of those woods are and allows humans and pups to explore the area. With open space to run around and play in, Fido will love the park and enjoy the privacy and shade created by the encompassing woods. Additionally, there are paved walkways, a playground, two ballfields, and a pavilion. If you're looking for some privacy on your walk with Fido, head over to the ITC Trail. The trail is .7-miles long, made from bridges and asphalt, traveling through open fields and forests. Dogs have to be on a leash inside both places.

Village Oaks

12
Population Density
2,439 per sq. mi.

Village Oaks

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The neighborhood of Village Oaks is a packed residential area surrounding two ponds. The largest park of the area is the Village Wood Lake Park, a vibrant park with lots of vegetation along the shore of Village Oak Lake. The open field is great for running around with Fido or having a picnic, with access to benches and picnic tables along a paved path. There's a small dog-friendly beach as well, although dogs need to remain on a leash everywhere in the park. Brookfarm Park is a similar park, with a nice open field surrounded by oak trees. There is a .3-mile paved trail and a soccer field available to leashed pups, but remember to bring water and clean-up bags.

Orchard Hills

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Population Density
795 per sq. mi.

Orchard Hills

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Orchard Hills is a small residential community with thick woods and rolling hills. The best place to explore the area's natural beauty is the Orchard Hills West Park, which is completely covered in trees. The park has dirt trails to help you and Fido explore the park, with access to a small fishing pond, benches, and trash bins. The green park is made even better thanks to the fact dogs do not need to be on a leash inside the park and can explore the paths and natural wildlife without restraint. You will need to remember to bring water and clean-up bags for your pup.