Dog walking in Wayzata

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Flexible scheduling

Select the date and time that best suit your needs. Want a walk ASAP? We’ve got you covered.

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Customized for your pup

Choose between a 20-minute, 30-minute, or 60-minute stroll for your dog.

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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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Tamara NWayzata, MN 55391

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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 MWayzata, MN 55391

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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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Sandy GWayzata, MN 55391

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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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Brian FWayzata, MN 55391

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I have been walking my friends dogs daily for a few years. I have some extra time in the summer (I am a teacher), so I thought I would expand this to other dogs in the metro area. I am honest, responsible, and trustworthy. I promise to treat your dog as if he/she is my own.

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Sarah DWayzata, MN 55391

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“Kind and Dependable Caregiver”

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. I'm very grateful for all the fantastic dogs I've been able to care for over the years.

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Andrea CWayzata, MN 55391

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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 SWayzata, MN 55391

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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 DWayzata, MN 55391

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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 PWayzata, MN 55391

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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 KWayzata, MN 55391

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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 Wayzata

Wayzata is a city located on Lake Minnetonka, on the western edge of the St.Paul-Minneapolis metropolitan area. This area has consistently attracted tourists who come to enjoy its scenic lakes. Dog-friendly Wayzata has a lot more to offer residents and visitors, including one animal hospital ready for all your pup’s health care needs.

For some outdoor time with your pawtastic friend, head to Klapprich Park. Here you will find an off-leash dog park which is just the place for Fido to kick up his heels and romp with the boys! This park is only open in the summer, as it is used as a hockey ice rink in the winter months. Other features of Klapprich Park include numerous sports fields and dedicated picnic areas to enjoy lunch with your pup-tastic friend.  

Next, head to the Dakota Regional Rail Trail and the Luce Line State Trail, both running for miles throughout the city. These former railroad lines have been converted to paved trails stretching for more than 30 scenic miles, making for an epic walk with your pup.

Hungry? Bar Louie, in the next-door town of Minnetonka, offers 30 outdoor pet-friendly tables to enjoy their scratch dishes. 

Wayzata is the place to be with pup by your side!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Wayzata

Bass Lake Road/West Fish Lake Road

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,234 per sq. mi.

Bass Lake Road/West Fish Lake Road

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The Bass Lake Road/West Fish Lake Road neighborhood, in city of Maple Grove, north of Wayzata, offers Fish Lake Dog Park!  Located in the Fish Lake Regional Park, Fido will feel footloose and fancy free on seven acres of fenced area.  After your pup is worn out, you can head into the park for a bit of lakeside relaxation.  There are plenty of wooded spots to enjoy, and picnic areas to share lunch with your fur-ever friend.  There are boating opportunities on Fish Lake in the summer, and it is the perfect place to go ice fishing in the winter.

Gleason Lake Drive/Vicksburg Lane North

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,520 per sq. mi.

Gleason Lake Drive/Vicksburg Lane North

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The Parkers Lake Park, in the Gleason Lake Drive/Vicksburg Lane North neighborhood, of the city of Plymouth, east of Wayzata, has a pawtastic place for your pup and you to spend fun time together.  Head to the Plymouth Dog Park!  This park is full of open and natural spaces for Miss Fifi to frolic!  There are separate small and large dog areas, each with plenty of shelter to get out of the elements.  They are completely fenced, with play features, and water fountains.  Are you hungry yet?  Dine at dog-friendly Cowboy Jacks and Bruegger’s Bagels on their outdoor patio tables.

Long Lake- Orono

24
Population Density
487 per sq. mi.

Long Lake- Orono

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Ready for some outdoor fun? The Wood-Rill Scientific and Natural Area, in the Long Lake neighborhood, of the city of Wayzata, offers a 141-acre area, which is just perfect to take your pup for some extensive hiking on leash. There are miles of walking trails that interconnect throughout, which also join with the Luce Line State Trail for endless biking opportunities. This is the place to be in the winter for excellent cross-country skiing with pup by your side. Or how about trying some snowshoeing, perfect for those more active pups? Be sure to pack plenty of water and food. 

Highcroft Ferndale

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Population Density
2,487 per sq. mi.

Highcroft Ferndale

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The Highcroft Ferndale neighborhood, in the city of Wayzata, you will find Shaver Park, located directly on an inlet of Wayzata Bay. This park offers a dog-friendly picnicking area near the water and a wooded walking trail to an 1800’s historic trapper’s cabin. Head across the walking bridge to Wayzata Beach. There are dedicated areas for picnicking in the grassy area, where your fur-ever friend is welcome on leash. Sit in the Adirondack chairs located alongside the water and relax. There are also sports courts and a kiddie playground on-site. Be sure to pack plenty of water, but restrooms are provided.

Harmony Circle

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Population Density
2,141 per sq. mi.

Harmony Circle

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The Harmony Circle neighborhood, in the city of Wayzata, is home to the Big Woods River Preserve. This is a hardwood forest that welcomes visitors and pups to this nature preserve, and is popular in March when the sugar maple sap is harvested. Originally a 1930’s estate, it is now a welcome respite from city life. There are rustic paths winding throughout this beautiful space. Be sure to pack plenty of water and mutt mitts to keep this preserve pristine. Afterwards, grab a slice at Gina Maria’s Pizza, or dine at D’Amico and Sons restaurant, featuring made-to-order pasta at their pet-friendly tables.