Dog walking in Troy

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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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Heidi WTroy, MI

4.9

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“Dog walker, dog mom, dog trainer, dog psychiatrist”

Hey! I'm Heidi, an animal lover in Oakland County. I've boarded and walked many dogs around Michigan for many years. I love the outdoors as much as your furry friend. My husband (also a certified dog handler) and I share tons of tips on encouraging healthy behaviors in dogs, and I'm excited to make the most of a walk with your buddy!

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

Amy FTroy, MI

4.9

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“Love is a four legged word❤”

Hi! My name is Amy! I love dogs & I'm excited to have the opportunity to walk your pup! I also work at a boarding facility so my job is to make sure the pets are healthy and happy, which I love to do! I know how important your pup is to you and I'll make sure they are well taken care of!

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

Mikayla MTroy, MI

4.9

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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

Jordan ETroy, 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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Cortney DTroy, 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, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Peggy MTroy, MI

4.9

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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, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Kunica NTroy, MI

4.9

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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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Paul STroy, MI

4.9

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“Walking partner for your best friend”

Hi everyone, I'm Paul! I'm currently finishing graduate school and am looking to spend some quality time outdoors with your lovely pet. I have taken care of dogs, cats and a whole host of other animals my entire life, lending me nearly 20 years of experience in walking, care and companionship.

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

Dylan WTroy, MI

4.9

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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 MTroy, 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 Troy

Troy sits in the northern suburbs of the Metropolitan Detroit area, and being Michigan’s 11thlargest city, you can count on finding top notch shopping and a vibrant international community here. It’s no wonder dogs living in Troy are proud of their hometown, as it’s received accolades such as Michigan’s Safest City and Best Town in Michigan to raise a family.

Troy is home to 19 pet friendly restaurants, so next time you don’t feel like cooking, leash up your pup and head out for some delicious grub. Renee’s Gourmet Pizzeria serves up pizza, pasta, calzones, and salads. Your pooch can dine by your side at one of the outdoor patio tables. If you’re in the mood for something spicy, check out Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina. Not only does this local eatery have the classics like burritos, tacos, and nachos, they also serve made to order dishes. Take a seat on the patio so your pooch can join you.

With over a dozen parks, Troy has no shortage of places to walk your furry friend. Beaver Trail Park, Phillip J. Huber Park, Milverton Park, and Robinwood Park all have paved walking paths. Stop by one of these parks and let your pooch stretch her four legs. She’s sure to have a pupperific time!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Troy

Boulan Park

48
Population Density
2,162 per sq. mi.

Boulan Park

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Looking for a new place to walk your furry BFF? Clip on her leash and head over to Boulan Park. This is one of Troy’s largest parks and a community favorite. Two legged visitors come for the ball diamonds, tennis courts, soccer fields, and playgrounds. Four legged park patrons are more interested in the expansive fields and the paved walking path. Take a brisk walk around the 1.25 mile trail to get your pup’s blood flowing. You’ll pass a large wooded area and plenty of mature trees.  If she has a lot of energy, you may need to take a couple laps. Be sure to bring plenty of water; she’ll be thirsty after such a pupperific walk!

Somerset Pines/ Forest Creek

36
Population Density
1,724 per sq. mi.

Somerset Pines/ Forest Creek

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Is your pooch begging for a walk? Clip on his leash and take him over to Firefighters Park for an afternoon stroll. Spanning over 90 acres, this park is the perfect place for a little doggy cardio. Wander around the green open fields and let your pup feel some grass beneath his paws. You can walk through the wooded area and past the Rogue River that runs through the northern end of the park. This park also features a pond for fishing, ball fields, playgrounds, and volleyball courts. Be sure to bring a sandwich and a treat for your pooch, and find a relaxing spot under one of the shade trees to enjoy the afternoon. 

Raintree Village

24
Population Density
2,249 per sq. mi.

Raintree Village

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Next time your pup needs an afternoon out, grab her leash and head over to Raintree Park. This is one of Troy’s five major parks, so you know it is worth a visit. Your four legged friend will love exploring the 41 acres of green space. Since half this park is wooded, you and your canine companion can also get your fill of nature. Let your pooch find her new favorite stick as your wander through the trees. In addition to a paved walking path, this park has an 18-hole disc golf course, ball diamond, playgrounds and a volleyball court. Sounds pupperific! 

Downtown Troy

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,254 per sq. mi.

Downtown Troy

12

The Daisy Knight Dog Park is where all the cool canines in Troy hang out. Take your pup over to this park for some carefree off leash time. He can dash around or romp and play with new four legged friends. Bring a ball for a game of fetch or just let your pooch sniff around solo. Pet parents can hang out at the picnic shelter or take a spin around the walking path. This park requires an annual membership, so stop by the Troy Community Center and fill out the registration form. You don't want your furry pal to miss out on all the fun! 

Big Beaver

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Population Density
745 per sq. mi.

Big Beaver

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If you and your pup are looking for a place to bunk while in Troy, take comfort knowing you have several pet friendly hotels to choose from. If your pup is on the small side, consider TownePlace Suites by Marriott Detroit Troy. Dogs up to 30 pounds can stay here for an additional fee. Quality Inn Troy welcomes midsized mutts. For a nominal fee, pets less than 50 pounds can catch some shut eye in one of the cozy rooms.  If your traveling companion is on the larger end, check out Red Roof Inn Detroit. Two pets of any size are welcome here for no additional fee. That’s a woofin’ good deal!