Dog walking in Clayton

Book on demand and scheduled walks with local dog walkers

How it works

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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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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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Tony HClayton, NC

5.0

(663)

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“I'll treat them like family”

I'm a big dog lover. I've had dogs for the last 19 years. My recent dog is a rescue dog from the SPCA. I care for my baby girl likes she's a human. She's my life and I like to share that love for your dog.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Quinton GClayton, NC

4.9

(2679)

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“Your dog’s BEST FRIEND”

Hi, I'm Quinton! I have had various breeds of dogs while growing up (German Shepherd, Labrador Retriever, and Bullmastiff just to name a few). I've fostered, groomed and walked many different breeds of dogs as well! I'm an overall fun and active person, so your dog will definitely have a great time with me! I love jogging too, so if you prefer that your canine friend is more active, I can definitely accommodate.

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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

Phil KClayton, NC

4.9

(1576)

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“A pal to every pup and a friend to every feline.”

Hello, my name is Phil, your dog's new best friend! I have worked on the kennel side of an animal hospital, running their doggie day care. I also once ran Funny Bone Pet Sitting, Raleigh's original comedian run pet sitting and dog walking service.My audiences usually say my comedy is for the dogs, your dog will agree.

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Cate MClayton, NC

4.9

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“Your dog deserves the best care!!”

Hi! My Name is Cate and I live in Raleigh with my husband and my two dogs- A Rottweiler/German Shepherd mix and a Husky. I have grown up with dogs and have pet sat for many families throughout the years. I will adjust to you and your dogs needs, and will pay attention to instructions and how your dog likes to walk! I love dogs of all shapes and sizes and am sure to give the best care and have fun with your dog! :)

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Shelby KClayton, NC

4.9

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“Experienced care from a 5 star walker!”

My name is Shelby and I have been working with animals professionally for almost fifteen years. I currently work full time at an animal shelter. I have experience in positive reinforcement dog training as well. I also love cats/other pets and don't mind helping out with them after I walk your dog!

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Nicole VClayton, NC

4.9

(790)

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“OVER 750 DOG WALKS AND COUNTING, 5 STARS!”

Hi, my name is Nicole and I currently live in beautiful Raleigh, NC and I love dogs! I have the cutest 10 year old mutt named Vida and have grown up loving and caring for pets my whole life. I dog sit and board for friends, co-workers and I am a preferred walker with WAGS. When I care for your fur baby you can bet they are in good hands. We go on fun walks, hiking, or play in the back yard. I have so much experience with all types of breeds and I truly love animals so very much. 5 STAR RATING!

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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

Lukas SClayton, NC

4.9

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Hi! My name is Lukas, and I love dogs! I am very familiar with many breeds of dogs, and I have years experience with walking and sitting dogs. I have owned a few dogs throughout my life and I have taken care of many friends/family’s dogs. I have had a Sheltie, Poodle, Rat Terrier and Brussels Griffon, and I have walked and sitted many dogs such as a Husky, American Eskimo, Dachshund and many others . I love dogs, and I’m very willing to walk, sit or even board your dog. Your dog and its safety will be my number one priority!

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Raquel CClayton, NC

4.9

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Hi there! My name is Raquel and I have 3 of my own fur babies, all of different sizes and breeds. Two of which are pups and one senior! I'm experienced in walking and taking care of other dogs as well. I love animals of all breeds and sizes and don't discriminate. Big, small, young, elderly, I love them all :) I have worked for Wag! for 8 months and counting and have done 500+ walks and several sittings and boardings with animals of all sizes, breeds, and ages. I have also cared for my own pets as well as my family and friend's pets for 10+ years. I have mostly dealt with dogs but am open to pet care for any and all animals as long as they are friendly and not aggressive! I absolutely love animals and love my job because I don't consider it work! It does require hard work, however the animals as well as their owners make it all worth it and so rewarding! Never have I felt more respected and appreciated than I do with this job. Dog/Animal people are the best people! If your pet requires medication or special care I'm willing to do this as well with detailed instructions or a demonstration. Thank you for stopping by and I look forward to meeting your fur babies!

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Tony SClayton, NC

4.9

(595)

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“Dependable Animal Enthusiast”

Professional and dependable animal lover with extremely flexible schedule. I have always enjoyed having pets my entire life and often volunteer at animal shelters. This has given me an opportunity to work with a wide range of animals (size and personalities).

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Noe LClayton, NC

4.8

(950)

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Hi my name is Noe! I am an animal lover; who grew up on a farm filled with all kinds of animals. I have taken care of animals including dogs, and horses at an early age. I am located near NC state campus in Raleigh, NC. I can't wait to meet your pup!

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Dog Walking in Clayton

If you find yourself in the breathtaking state of North Carolina, you’d be missing out if you skipped out on the city of Clayton. An especially dog-friendly city in the midst of some of the country’s best scenery, Clayton is sure to please both you and your puppy pal. 

Make your way to East Clayton Dog Park, a well-maintained, three-acre fenced in area for off-leash play for both large and small dogs. While small and large dogs are divided into two smaller sections by a fence, you’ll be grateful that you’re able to keep up with your dog in such a massive area for your hound to follow their instincts and chase down some critters! 

In addition to the beautiful dog park in Clayton, there are a number of restaurants for you and your pal to check out as well. Get your pup all tuckered out with a day at the park, and then find yourself a ritzy place to get a good bite to eat. There’s no shortage of good options, with eleven restaurants to choose from. Let your doggy’s nose guide you to the perfect destination; after all, they are the professional sniffer here!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Clayton

East Clayton

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,200 per sq. mi.

East Clayton

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In addition to hosting the pawfect dog park, East Clayton also happens to have its fair share of tasty morsels for you to sample -- maybe your pup, too, if they’re really good! A hop and a skip away from the dog park, you’ll find Skylines Cafe, a highly-rated spot for lunch and dinner. They have plenty of space for you and your canine companion in the outdoor seating area. The employees are happy to cater to dietary needs, so if your pup isn’t the only one who can’t handle greasy food, this is just the place. There are gluten free options, as well as vegetarian and vegan.

Shotwell Road

36
Population Density
1,200 per sq. mi.

Shotwell Road

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Travel along Shotwell Road, and you’ll find yourself with plenty of attractions to explore, from a number of chain restaurants that allow your dog to dine in with you, to the little hidden gems that will make you want to pack a doggy bag. Cleveland Drafthouse is a family-friendly sports bar with a selection of soups and sandwiches -- and, more importantly, a place to lounge with your dog! Their outdoor area is expansive, and the employees are always eager to meet a new face… well, snout. Water bowls are available for customers, so your pup won’t get parched after slobbering on so many kisses.

US 70

24
Population Density
1,200 per sq. mi.

US 70

24

Keep on trucking along and you’ll soon find yourself traversing US 70. Intersecting Shotwell Road at the most populated area, you’ll find your share of treats if you keep on the path. Your dog’s nose will thank you when you come across Lone Star Steakhouse, a high-class establishment that serves up tastes of Texas and some doggone good steaks. There are only two outdoor tables, so this might be the place for you if your dog is too overwhelmed by crowds. With the beautiful scenery of North Carolina’s hills and plains all around you, the serene moment with your favorite companion can’t be beat.

Lake Benson Park

12
Population Density
1,200 per sq. mi.

Lake Benson Park

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A ways toward the west, you’ll find yourself in the nearby city of Garner, and the beautiful Lake Benson Park. Make a path to the north and your taste buds will thank you. Your dog will be even more happy to find this secret gem hidden in plain sight. A lot of people would overlook Aversboro Restaurant, and they would miss a golden opportunity. With the simple dog-friendly patio, it’s a relatively innocuous location, and that’s what makes it pawsitively amazing! It’s not some tourist trap where your pup will be hounded by noisy children; it’s a good place with good food. Try their wings, make sure to bring some treats for your pup, and enjoy a lazy evening out on the patio.

Central Clayton

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Population Density
1,200 per sq. mi.

Central Clayton

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Once you’ve made your rounds in the area, you may want to return to the heart of Clayton. Here, you’ll find a restaurant with that famous Carolina Barbecue that so many visit North Carolina for. Smithfields Chicken and Bar-B-Q isn’t just for pulled pork, however. Their chicken is definitely a treat for your taste buds, and your dog will be eager just to get a good sniff. The outdoor area is a perfect place for your pup to play while you step inside to order. Be sure to save some room for some banana pudding; the locals swear by it! Don't fur-get to bring a leash and your dog's water bowl.