Dog walking in Sunfish Lake

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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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Tamara NSunfish Lake, MN

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“I want to meet another 4 legged friend!”

I don't remember a time in my life when I haven't had a dog! My experience ranges from having dogs on a farm to my current urban life with my 13 year old boxer lab mix. I love to explore Minneapolis with an enthusiastic 4 legged friend!

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Logan MSunfish Lake, MN

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Hello! My name is Logan Maher, it is a pleasure to be able to walk your dog. I am a huge animal lover, especially dogs. I believe all dogs should be loved and get the proper excerise needed daily. I am a very active person and I will walk or jog with your dog, whatever you prefer.

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Amy BSunfish Lake, MN

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I have been married to Travis for 19 years. I have a teenage daughter who loves to play volleyball. I have two dogs, Sadie, a Weimaraner, who is 9 years old, and Bud, a German Shorthaired Pointer, who is 5 )years. My dogs and I go on at least 2 walks a day. The neighbors know me as the dog lady. In the summer I enjoy camping, boating, hiking, and biking. In the winter I enjoy snowmobiling and snowshoeing. The dogs are usually along for the ride when possible.

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Sandy GSunfish Lake, MN

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“I LOVE all dogs ! Their safety & FUN comes first !”

I LOVE all dog breeds! I’ve grown up with dogs and currently have a rescue dog. I am very active and enjoy the outdoors. I would love to spend time with your pets !

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Sarah DSunfish Lake, MN

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Hi! I'm Sarah. I absolutely love dogs and love spending time exercising outdoors, so the opportunity to take your pup for a walk is a win-win! Most of my experience with dogs comes from the rescue dogs that I foster. I've had the privilege to work with a wonderful local rescue for the past year, and have helped five sweeties find their forever homes. Friends and family have always regarded me as their go-to person for dog and pet sitting, and I'm very grateful for all the fantastic dogs I've been able to care for over the years.

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Andrea CSunfish Lake, MN

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“Need a break? I’ll walk your dog!”

Hi all! I have been a dog owner for the last 15 years and I have loved all the dogs that I have come across. I have always had either a poodle or a goldendoodle in my household. I have always been overly excited when I see dogs because they just brighten up my day. Walking dogs is something that I have been doing for years, so I feel that I have the hang of things, from small dogs to the really big dogs. I have no problem walking then in all sorts of weather conditions and places.Dogs are great!

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Zach SSunfish Lake, MN

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I have never met a dog I didn't want to play with! Always willing and ready to go for long walks with a pup. I had a Great Pyrenees for 14 years growing up and she unfortunately just passed so I'm missing seeing a dog everyday! I played basketball at northeastern here in Boston so running around and playing fetch is not gonna be a problem at all.

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Bryan DSunfish Lake, MN

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I know you've never met me but you're dog will be glad they've gotten to. I've had dogs in my life since the very beginning and I've enjoyed my time with every one. I'm always willing to go out of my way to give your dog the experience you want it to have, because that's what I would want for mine. I look forward to getting to meet your four legged friend.

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Tony PSunfish Lake, MN

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“Comfortable and confident with all breeds & needs!”

My name is Tony Petersen, I am 29 and live in Northeast Minneapolis, I would be happy to walk your furry friend! I have been walking and caring for dogs most of my life. I have two pugs at home, Patti and Doug, that are my best little pals.

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Angie KSunfish Lake, MN

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Hi - My name is Angie. I have a lot of experience walking dogs and caring for them. I walk my own almost every day and my neighbors dog Snickers for 2 years. I love animals and I would like to go to school for animal behaviorist. Please consider me for your next walk! I would love to meet your dog! Angie Koehler

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Dog Walking in Sunfish Lake

A little more than 500 people call the city of Sunfish Lake in Dakota County, Minnesota their home. It's an area known for preserving its pristine surroundings, and there is no shortage of beautiful outdoor space to explore in town. Sunfish Lake is a private community, but it maintains strong ties to nearby Twin Cities, so the amenities of a big city are never far away. The town sits on 1.7 square acres of land, and except for four churches in Sunfish Lake, the rest of the area is zoned single-family residential. Because there's no commercial development in town, you'll have to travel outside of the city limits for shopping, dining, and certain recreational facilities.

In just ten minutes, you and your dog can drive to the Minnehaha Dog Park in southeastern Minneapolis. The dog park is located in the Minnehaha neighborhood, and it requires a membership to join. This massive off-leash park has all sorts of trails to trek, as well as bodies of water where your pet can take a dip. Be sure to bring doggy bags, drinking water, and a towel to dry your pooch off at the end of your visit. You and your dog are going to love getting to know all of the dog-friendly spots around Sunfish Lake!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Sunfish Lake

East Harriet

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,861 per sq. mi.

East Harriet

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There's another great dog park in Minneapolis, and this one is a 20-minute drive from Sunfish Lake. You'll find it in the town's southwestern quadrant, in the East Harriet neighborhood. Lyndale Farmstead Park is a 17.23-acre park with playgrounds, sports fields, garden, trails, and an ice-skating rink in addition to the dog park. The Lyndale Farmstead Dog Park has a long and narrow outline pawfect for a game of fetch! Visitors say there isn't much shade in the park, so keep that in mind on hot days. Don't forget to bring drinking water and waste disposal supplies for your pup!

Central Minneapolis

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
17,673 per sq. mi.

Central Minneapolis

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Central Minneapolis is an area of Minneapolis that contains six smaller neighborhoods, including Downtown. It's about a 20-minute drive from Sunfish Lake, and it's also where you'll find the Loring Park Off-Leash. At 0.22 acres, this isn't a particularly large dog park, but there's enough room for dogs of all sizes to play. This quiet and clean park has seating areas and fresh drinking water for dogs, and you'll also find a stock of waste disposal supplies. The rest of Loring Park takes up more than 30 acres of land, and it includes sports fields and courts, playgrounds, trails, and more. Your dog can accompany you to these areas if they're on a leash.

Merriam Park

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
6,115 per sq. mi.

Merriam Park

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Saint Paul is a city in Minnesota that prides itself on being "the most livable city in America," and it's less than a 20-minute drive from Sunfish Lake. Merriam Park is an area of western Saint Paul that runs along the Mississippi River, and it also includes the Meeker Island Dog Park. This off-leash dog park goes right along the river, and steep river bluffs border it. Meeker Island Dog Park only has natural boundaries, and there are no fences. You and your dog can choose from the dog run to play a game of fetch, or you can visit the dog beach where your dog can cool off in the river.

West Seventh

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,372 per sq. mi.

West Seventh

12

Saint Paul is home to another lovely off-leash dog park, and this one is only a ten-minute drive from Sunfish Lake. The High Bridge Dog Park can found in the south Saint Paul neighborhood known as West Seventh. This seven-acre off-leash park includes separate enclosures for big and small dogs. Those trekking the Sam Morgan Regional Trail can access this park by foot when they're walking their dog on a leash. Throughout High Bridge Dog Park, there are water bowls and waste disposal supplies. Visitors usually leave jugs of water to fill the bowls, but you may want to bring your own water just in case. 

Lowertown

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
7,690 per sq. mi.

Lowertown

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In just 15 minutes, you and your doggo can drive to the Lowertown neighborhood of central Saint Paul, which is just north of the Mississippi River. This is where you'll find the Lowertown Dog Park. This off-leash dog park has a variety of surfaces for your dog to explore, as well as wood chips to make it easy to clean up after your pet. Some visitors note that small dogs may be able to slip under the fence, so keep an extra close eye on little pups. The park is open from sunrise to sunset, and in addition to doggy bags, the park also has water fountains and bowls for dogs.