Dog walking in Richland

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How it works

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Flexible scheduling

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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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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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Amber HRichland, MS

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“Happy paws walk with Amber!”

People have always told me I have a way with animals. I love meeting new furry friends and giving them the care they need, be it a full run, a quick potty break, or play time. Rest assured I make certain the pooches in my care are the priority, with plenty of hugs and stops for water on hot days.

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

Beth ARichland, MS

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I have been a dog owner for the past seventeen years (yes, my pup is a beautiful old lady now). I love taking care of and playing with dogs, especially to help out their humans! The infectious love and joy that dogs have when they experience the world around them makes every interaction with a dog special, and I look forward to getting to know your unique furry friend!

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Can run with dogs, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Alexus SRichland, MS

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My name is Alexus, and I love dogs! I am patient and kind hearted and enjoy taking care of animals. I have been surrounded by dogs all my life and worked for my great grandfather’s grooming business. I’ve taken care of dogs and helped them when they were sick. I can’t wait to share my love for dogs with yours as wel!

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Sabrevian DRichland, MS

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I’m currently a 2nd year graduate student. My end goal is veterinary school, so in my spare time I love shadowing & getting as much experience with animals as possible. I can’t wait to meet your awesome fur baby!

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Jessica TRichland, MS

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My passion in life is animals, dogs especially. I am finishing my pre-vet program in hopes to get my DVM. I am active in my local community by supporting, volunteering, and donating time and money towards rescues and causes that hit home to my heart. I have 3 rescued pups and 1 cat! I can’t wait to meet yours and give them extra love and pets!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience, Obedience training, Behavioral training, Socialization training, Potty training, Puppy training

Emily ERichland, MS

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“IM A PET LOVER!! A SAFE HAVEN FOR YOUR FUR BABIES!”

I am a very loving pet lover!!!! I have experience working with older dogs/cats and especially those that take medication. I have experience working with different breeds of dogs/cats. I also know how to do baths and clip/grind nails for dogs/cats!!!! LOOKING FORWARD TO SPENDING TIME WITH YOUR FUR BABY/BABIES!!!! I ask you to have these items available!!!! Food, treats, bed, blanket, personal favorite toy, puppy pads(only if not potty trained), leash & harness and kennel/crate is a must!!!

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

Jennifer WRichland, MS

4.9

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“Make Your Dog A Happy Paws Pup And You’ll Wag Too!”

Wag! vetted & pet insured 4 over 2.5 yrs. Available 4 on-demand, ASAP, Sittings, Drop-in’s, meet/greet & recurring dog walks. Wag! Explains the difference. I go above & beyond! Check out my skills under my profile,- or call me! Avid volunteer at Webster Animal Shelter, ASPCA member & stray animal rescuer. I will always contact you if this is a new walk-more details , less problems. Please rate me /request me as a preferred walker.I am your eyes & ears. I will always love your baby and then some!

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

Christina SRichland, MS

4.9

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Hello, my name is Christina! I am from Jackson, MS and currently live in the Belhaven Neighborhood! I love dogs so much and they give me so much comfort. I have experience with all types of dogs and will treat them like they are my own! I have experience with sitting, boarding, and walking and my schedule is flexible. I cant wait to meet you and your dog!

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Jess SRichland, MS

4.8

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My name is Jess. I love dogs and am comfortable taking your companion on a walk. I decided to start walking dogs since I miss having a dog myself. I look forward to meeting you and your dog.

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Elene FRichland, MS

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Hi! My name is Elene Farmer and my dog's name is Karma. She is a 7 year old pit terrier mix and my best friend ever! I love going fishing and always take Karma with me every opportunity I get. I pet sit for my neighbors whenever they go out of town and I am currently helping my sister raise her new 5 month old puppy named Luna! I love animals and promise to treat yours as I would my own.

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Dog Walking in Richland

Part of the Jackson "Muttropolitan" Statistical Area, MS, Richland is a great place to stop on your travels. It’s just a bone's throw away from the big city so you can find all the amenities you need while still staying in a small town with a friendly vibe. The hotels here are friendly to dog owners with puppies or lap dogs. Have a big buddy? You’ll have to find a place in Jackson, just ten minutes north. There's a vet clinic right in town, and there are also five veterinary hospitals in Jackson and one in Pearl.

Richland Eastside Park is a simple, no-frills place to have a picnic with friends and Fido. The park has a beautiful shaded area with tables and a softball field. It's very pawpular with the locals, but rarely crowded. Keep in mind that your barking buddy should stay on-leash.

Before rushing off to Jackson, you can also chill out in Pearl City Park, northeast of Richland. This is a green venue with sports fields, shaded paths, and lots of open space to explore and sniff. Afterward, enjoy a fresh smoothie at the outdoor tables of Tropical Smoothie Café on your way to Jackson. It’s a favorite local joint with all sorts of healthy food and delicious sandwiches you can take to-go!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Richland

Presidential Hills

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,374 per sq. mi.

Presidential Hills

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Presidential Hills is a quiet residential neighborhood in Jackson. The area features two beautiful parks, a community center, and a creek. Just a mile south of this urban oasis, you'll find a place that your doggie has been dreaming of -- an off-leash dog park! Bree’s Bark Park is a 2-acre area with a pool, fence, and plenty of room to chase each other's tails! Embark on an adventure along the walking trails adjacent to the park, or enjoy the company of other pups in the separate enclosures for small and large pups. As a part of CARA Animal Shelter, the park requires a yearly membership.

Fondren District

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,373 per sq. mi.

Fondren District

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The Fondren neighborhood in Jackson, MS is one of the most attractive neighborhoods for both visitors and residents. Set very close to I-55, it has all the amenities you might pawssibly need. Here, you will find a variety of shops and eateries to stop by and grab a bite with Fido. What about recreational activities? Well, the area is just a bone's throw away from the beautiful walking trails in Parham Bridges Park. Although it’s a public area, pooches are welcome on-leash! Old Trace’s New Dog Park, recently opened in 2017, is located just north of the neighborhood. This is a small dog park hidden away from the highway buzz -- pawfect for little puppies and shy mutts!

Summers Bay

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,840 per sq. mi.

Summers Bay

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Summers Bay is a waterfront neighborhood in East Ridgeland, Mississippi. It’s a great place to rent a vacation house near the shore or enjoy a ride on a yacht! No boat? No problem -- you and Fido will still sniff out something to do! This mixed-use neighborhood features residential quarters and a commercial area with shops and cafes. For outdoor fun, head to Old Trace Park! This is a beautiful green space on the banks of Ross Barnett Reservoir. Pups can join you on-leash in the main park, but the best place for them is Old Trace Dog Park (also known as Dog Park at The Rez). It’s a fenced spot with plenty of grass, shade, and seating for your convenience. Don't forget the water and waste bags!

Bienville National Forest

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Bienville National Forest

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Bienville National Forest is a beautiful green space nestled between Meridian and Jackson. There are more than 178,367 acres of natural beauty waiting for you here! This expansive park features four campgrounds, beautiful lakes for fishing and canoeing, and vast terrains for hunting and walking. The trails are relatively moderate and will be perfect for both beginner and advanced hikers. Fido is more than welcome to join you for an adventure here. However, there’s a set of simple rules you have to follow: pups must always be under control and on a leash no longer than 5 feet. The fragile flora and fauna will thank you!

The Woods of Lakeland

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Population Density
343 per sq. mi.

The Woods of Lakeland

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The Woods of Lakeland apartment complex is pawfect for families with furry members. This is a mixed-use area with recreational spots, single-family homes, and a commercial area. You will fall in love with Flowood Nature Park, an expansive space with lakes and paved trails for strolls! Hours of woodland adventure are waiting for you and Fido! Just remember to keep your dog on-leash. Winners Circle Park is a neighbor of the nature park, and it's perfect for sports and family gatherings! This park features a tennis court, playgrounds, and picnic tables hidden in the shade. Hounds can join you at any time, but they should stay on-leash and are not allowed on the sports fields.