Dog walking in Elon

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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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Donald CElon, NC

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Hi my name is Donald. I grew up with dogs and absolutely love them! I don't have and dogs of my own currently so spending time with the furry friends on Wag really brightens my day! I'm also a certified personal trainer who loves to stay active and give both people and doggies alike the exercise that they need to stay happy and healthy!

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Jordan MElon, NC

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“Walk, sit, play!”

I'm Jordan "JoMo" Morris. iillustrator and dog walker extraordinaire! I have two pups of my own but I am godfather to many haha. Since I work for myself I have more free time than most so choose to spend it with dogs. I have lots of time and experience with large breeds, older and special needs dogs. Ive been doing this full time for the last 3 years but Ive been around animals all my life. Stoked to meet all your fur babies!

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Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Luis EElon, NC

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Hola, I'm Luis. I grew up in Mexico City owning a pack of dogs. An Alaskan Malamute named BUTLER then came DOUGLAS, a Siberian Husky, ZOCO a Sherman Shepherd, a toy pooch MINI the Maltese and finally, my over social MOCHA, an stupendous female Boxer that I brought to America. She was the reason that kept me fit and put me in contact with other dog owners for the last 2 decades. She Made me realized the importance and difference of being a Dog Lover vs a Dog Parent. I will be treating your dogs with the same love and care resulting in a positive WAG experience. Happy dogs make happy owners.

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Megan CElon, NC

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I have always and will always be a dog person! I have been taking care of dogs (and cats!) for over 10 years. With a doggy best friend of my own, I know how important care for your best friend is. I intend to give them every bit of care they deserve.

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Hannah JElon, NC

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“Let me pamper your pup!”

Hi! I’m a student at UNCG and I currently live at the Province. I’m totally a dog person but just can’t afford one right now. So I found Wag! as an opportunity to cool my puppy fever and make some extra cash. I bring a squeaky toy to ever walk and keep high quality dog treats with me! Let me pamper your pup!

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Sydney EElon, NC

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“I can’t wait to strut with your mutt!”

I absolutely love all dogs, whether big or small, short or tall, fluffy or furry! I have 2 years of kennel experience working with dogs of all backgrounds, breeds, and temperaments. Your pup is in good hands when they walk with me! I always make sure they have water and are well cared for before I leave. I can’t wait to meet your furry friends!

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Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Brandy AElon, NC

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Hi! My name is Brandy. I'm a senior at UNCG, as well as a reliable and friendly dogwalker. I am a lifelong animal lover and have a lot of experience with dogs. Can't wait to meet you and your dog!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

James HElon, NC

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My name is James, and I'm looking forward to walking your dog. I grew up with dogs, and I've volunteered at animal shelters to walk dogs in the past. I live in downtown Greensboro, and I travel too much to have a dog of my own, so that's what led me to get involved with Wag. I'm a CPA, and I work full-time, so I'm doing this because I love dogs and would like to spend time taking your dog for a walk!

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Zavier WElon, NC

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Hey there! Just here to help dogs get their adventurous walks in! Less cranky dogs means less cranky dog owners lol. I enjoy helping others and love dogs. I grew up with 4 dogs and worked at a vet growing up.

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Estephannie HElon, NC

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“A dog is a persons best friend!”

I am a very fun, loving, caring person. I love animals and would never harm one, i have three kids as well; the two toddlers love animals but the 3 week old is still unsure of what anything really is haha! I will be very good with your dog and i know how it is leaving your pet with someone you aren't familiar with so you can give me calls or even text me as many times as you'd like until very comfortable with me being a walker for you!

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

Dog Walking in Elon

Elon is a town of more than 10,000 people in Alamance County, North Carolina. It's part of the Burlington, North Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area, and it's also home to Elon University's 636-acre historic campus. While the town of Elon is rich in history, it's also a progressive community that is a wonderful place to call home. You'll get all the charm of a small town in Elon, while still enjoying the amenities of living near more prominent cities. Elon maintains two city parks: Lawrence Slade Park and Beth Schmidt Park, and they're both pawesome places to bring your dog for a walk!

While Lawrence Slade doesn't have an off-leash area, Beth Schmidt Park does, and it's called the K-9 Corner. This dog park opened in 2006, and it was the first of its kind in Alamance County. There are two sections in K-9 Corner: one for active dogs, and another for dogs who enjoy a slower pace. This off-leash park is known for being clean and well-maintained, and it provides visitors with everything they need for a fun trip to the dog park. Your dog must be licensed and vaccinated to visit K-9 Corner. There's also a one-mile walking trail in Beth Schmidt Park, and your dog can join you on it if they're on a leash. In addition to this lovely dog park in Elon, there are several more dog parks and trails just a short drive away!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Elon

Southwest Park

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
491 per sq. mi.

Southwest Park

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In the deep south of Greensboro, North Carolina, you'll find the Southwest Park Dog Park, and it's less than 30 miles from Elon. This off-leash park is part of Southwest Park, a 513-acre county park. The dog park takes up 2.5 acres of this land, and it includes separate areas for big and small dogs. The dog park also has fresh drinking water for pups, as well as seating and waste disposal supplies. Other areas of Southwest Park have athletic fields and courts, boating and picnicking facilities, and walking trails. Your dog can join you on the trails and other areas of the park if they're on a leash.

Willowcreek

36
Population Density
2,432 per sq. mi.

Willowcreek

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One of the closest dog parks to Elon can be found in central Burlington, North Carolina. The Jiggs Askew Memorial Bark Park is less than five miles from Elon, and you and your dog are both sure to love it! This beautifully landscaped off-leash park sits on two acres of land, and it includes an area for small or senior dogs, as well as a large dog section. During the summer months, there is running water for dogs to drink, but if you visit during the winter, make sure to bring your own. The park is open from dawn to dusk each day, and all first-time visitors much register with Burlington's parks and recreation department.

South Mebane

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,084 per sq. mi.

South Mebane

24

Another dog park near Elon you won't want to miss is the APS Dog Park in southern Mebane, North Carolina. This off-leash park is only 20 miles from Elon, and this quiet space is often called one of the best-kept secrets in town! APS Dog Park sits on about three acres of land, and it's one large space for dogs of all sizes to interact. There are toys, drinking water, seating, and waste disposal supplies inside of the park. APS Dog Park requires a small membership fee to join, and it's located right next to a training facility with agility equipment and an adoption center.

Ashley Forest

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
245 per sq. mi.

Ashley Forest

12

The northwestern Chapel Hill community of Ashley Forest is ruffly a half-hour drive from Elon, and this area is home to the Homestead Dog Park. Located within Homestead Park, this two-acre off-leash park includes separate enclosures for big and small dogs. If you visit during the hot months of the year, your dog will enjoy cooling off in one of the plastic pools set up around the park. A five-foot fence surrounds the dog park, and it has a double-gated entry system for increased safety. The rest of Homestead Park has sports fields, basketball courts, and picnic areas, and your dog can join you in these spaces if they're leashed.

Country Park Acres

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,020 per sq. mi.

Country Park Acres

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Greensboro is home to another dog park that you and your dog will enjoy, and this one is just over 20 miles from Elon in the town's northwestern quadrant. Stephen M. Hussey Bark Park at Country Park opened in 2003, and it was the first dog park built in Greensboro. It has separate enclosures for big and small dogs, with several acres for dogs to explore. Stephen M. Hussey Bark Park provides visitors with drinking water, seating, and waste disposal supplies for their pets. This off-leash park is conveniently located next to on-leash trails you can trek with your dog, or picnic areas your dog can join you at as well.