Dog walking in Black Mountain

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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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Tyler PBlack Mountain, NC 28711

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Hi, my name is Tyler and I'm from San Jose, California. I've been around dogs of all sizes my whole life but have owned labs and a boxer pointer mix. I have dog sat, boarded, and walked multiple dogs over the last two years for family and friends. Some of the breeds I have watched are shitzu, labrador retriever, and English mastiff. I am looking forward to meeting your furry friends!

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Kelsey BBlack Mountain, NC 28711

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“Full-time pet caretaker (& pet lover & cuddler)”

Hello, I’m Kelsey! I have always been a MAJOR dog lover. When I was really young, I used to wish for a pet puppy each year as I blew out my birthday candles. My wish came true in 2003 with a rescued papillon mix, and since then I have owned three wonderful dogs. In 2010, I started walking and "dog-sat" for a variety of breeds- everything from chihuahuas and dachshunds to pit bulls and boxers! I cannot wait to meet your fur-baby and give them all the exercise and attention that they need!

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

Amber JBlack Mountain, NC 28711

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Hello! My name is Amber and I am the proud adoptive mother of a six and a half year old Cairn terrier poodle mix. I was active in fundraising efforts for FOTAS (Friends of the Animal Shelter) while living in southern Oregon. I thoroughly enjoy observing, intuiting and responding with compassion to each dog’s unique needs. I consider it a privilege to care for your beloved fur bundles of joy!

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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

Alison MBlack Mountain, NC 28711

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Hello friends. I grew up with many different canine companions & have adopted from local shelters over the years. I started working with a dog sitting/walking company at 16 and stayed 5+ years before relocating. I have experience with dogs of all sizes, breeds and ages. I adore meeting new pups and catering to each one’s needs, as I know each is unique and has their own personality. I’d love the opportunity to help keep your pet healthy, safe and above all, happy!

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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, Obedience training, Behavioral training, Socialization training, Potty training

Sydney PBlack Mountain, NC 28711

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Hey, I'm Sydney! I grew up with dogs and currently have a Standard Poodle as a little brother! I have previously walked with Wag! and have several years of experience pet sitting and walking for neighbors, friends, and family. I am physically active and can handle your fast walkers, strong pups, and high energy friends. I cannot wait to meet you!

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High energy dogs, Dogs who pull

Kevin GBlack Mountain, NC 28711

4.9

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“Let’s pack snacks and make tracks!”

I’ve always loved dogs! I’ve had a lot of experience with learning to train my personal dogs. I volunteered at a local shelter in my city, and I often foster dogs as well. I had to give emergency birth to two liters of puppies for an elderly neighbor and after the second one I paid to have her dog altered. My three boys are my life. They are the most perfect fur babies I could have been paired with! I can’t wait to me YOUR furmily! I have been away from Wag! for a long time, but I’m back!

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

Stephanie BBlack Mountain, NC 28711

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Hey there! My name is Stephanie and I can't wait to meet your pup! I grew up having dogs in my house and just recently adopted my own. I'm high energy, so taking pups for walks is right up my alley!

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Can run with dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Elizabeth KBlack Mountain, NC 28711

4.9

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“Dog Charmer”

My pets are my children. When I got my dog 9 years ago, I took every step to train her properly and make sure she received the care and attention she needed. I can’t imagine life without pets. I’m often the person that bonds easily with animals everywhere I go.

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Specialties

Can run with dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Janette FBlack Mountain, NC 28711

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“Human girl seeks pup love”

Hey y’all! I’ve been working in behavioral mental health for several years. I’m the go to dog aunt, stand in pup mom and have been walking/boarding/sitting dogs for many years. I’m so fortunate to have so many fur babies in my life! I am looking forward to supporting a loved member of your family. Happy to lend a hand to dog families consistently or folks who need a walker in a pinch. Thanks so much for taking the time to read a little bit about me and feel free to reach out any time.

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Training Exam Complete

Specialties

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

Meredith WBlack Mountain, NC 28711

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Hello. My name is Meredith. I am a animal lover with a long history of animal shelter volunteering , pet sitting and pet walking! I am looking to spend my time doing work that is positive for my well being and animal care is the perfect fit. I am 100% reliable, loving and responsible for your furry baby.

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Dog Walking in Black Mountain

Black Mountain is a town just 15 miles from Asheville, North Carolina. This unique town offers the best of history and beauty and has been ranked the "Best Small Town in Western North Carolina" by WNC Magazine. The town is known for its spectacular mountain views and has also developed a reputation for the arts. The area is growing, with more than 200 businesses thriving there. Businesses love Black Mountain for its many conference centers in scenic and relaxing locations. The mountains that surround the town have plenty of walking, hiking, and camping opportunities, as well as views of waterfalls! 

Visitors and residents with dogs find plenty of sights for sore eyes throughout the town square, with plenty of window shopping and ice cream shops to enjoy with the whole family. There is one animal hospital in Black Mountain that treats all of the resident and visiting dogs like their own. 

If you are looking for a popular place to grab a great meal with your dog, Black Mountain Ale House is a top-rated favorite! The establishment offers award-winning service and menu options that will have you coming back the next time you are in the area! There is an outdoor seating area for you and Sparky to take a load off and enjoy.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Black Mountain

West State Street

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Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
127 per sq. mi.

West State Street

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West State Street is a well-known street that will take you right to one of the popular parks in Black Mountain. Riverwalk Park has its own walking trails, picnic areas, and a dog park for its four-legged visitors to have some off-leash fun! The park covers about two acres, so there is plenty of room for your whole family. The Riverwalk Trail is one of the most pupular places to walk. It is a half-mile of scenic views and wildlife that your pup will have a blast sniffing out! Just make sure your dog is on a comfortable and sturdy leash. 

Tomahawk Avenue/Laurel Circle Drive

36
Population Density
127 per sq. mi.

Tomahawk Avenue/Laurel Circle Drive

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At the intersection of Tomahawk Avenue and Laurel Circle Drive is the entrance to Lake Tomahawk Park. This park is the gem of the town and gives visitors a safe and beautiful place to get some exercise across 16 acres of land! You can hike, picnic, and even fish in this park! The park welcomes families with dogs to visit and enjoy the walking trails and the view of the local lake. Dogs will need a leash, and you will need to be sure to pick up after your pooch, as the park is visited by many humans and pups throughout the year.

Montreat

24
Population Density
227 per sq. mi.

Montreat

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Robert Lake Park is a pupular destination in the heart of the town of Montreat, just a few minutes away from Black Mountain. This park has lots of scenic rocky streams that run through the whole park. Visitors with children appreciate the unique layout of the playground equipment, which gives children a more interesting play scene! There are small waterfalls and other places to stop and take it all in, and your dog is welcome to join your family as long as he has a leash on and minds his best manners. There is also a lake nearby where paddle boating and canoeing are common activities.

Downtown Black Mountain

12
Population Density
127 per sq. mi.

Downtown Black Mountain

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Downtown Black Mountain is the place to be if you get hungry while you are out and about with your dog! Veranda is one restaurant with a dog-friendly back deck where you can order soup and salad or a wrap that will meet all of your expectations. Dark City Deli and Pub is a 100-year-old building turned tavern where you can enjoy modern sandwich delights with your dog on the outdoor patio. Louise's Kitchen is a pupperific brunch spot with everything from sandwiches to quesadillas for your enjoyment! They have a beautiful wrap-around porch where you can grab a table for you and your dog. 

Chimney Rock State Park

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Population Density
63 per sq. mi.

Chimney Rock State Park

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Chimney Rock State Park is only a half-hour away from Black Mountain. It is home to Lake Lure and is a truly amazing place for nature lovers to enjoy a variety of activities that are great for the whole family! The park has a flavorful history of its own and was the set of the film Dirty Dancing. There are seven different trails to choose from, so make sure you have a fully stocked pack and a good harness for your pup's comfort. There's also outdoor rock climbing and even an animal den discovery area. You can join in on one of the many outdoor educational experiences year-round, or just enjoy some of the best mountain views for miles.