Dog walking in Leland

Book on demand and scheduled walks with local dog walkers

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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Ashley ALeland, NC

5.0

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Spending time with doggies is one of my very favorite things to do. I love the fun and simplicity of a stroll with a dog, and getting to know each dog’s distinct vibe. Dogs always bring a smile to my face and as corny as it may sound, I want to show them how much I appreciate them!!

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Kara LLeland, NC

5.0

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Hi! I am a lifetime animal lover that grew up with dogs. They were true family members and my fondest memories growing up always include them. I have been dog sitting and walking for about 4 years now, and I have experience with dogs of all ages, sizes, and breeds. I would love to have the chance to get to know your beloved pup!!

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Chase SLeland, NC

4.9

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Hi! My name is Chase and I'm 27. I'm a cook who lives in Raleigh. I currently use Wag to schedule walks for my own dog, Emmi. I grew up in a household with multiple dogs so I've been around dogs my entire life.

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Hannah JLeland, NC

4.9

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Hi my name is Hannah! I am a big animal lover and am available to walk and or pet sit in Columbus GA :) I have experience with all breeds and love all breeds! can’t wait to meet your furry baby!

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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

Shea SLeland, NC

4.9

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“Punctual, reliable and thorough pet walker/sitter.”

My name is Shea. I have lived in Wilmington for over 10 years and I’m an absolute animal lover! I look forward to taking care of each and every Wag! dog I walk, sit or board. I’ll be sure to take proper care of your dog(s) by following your specific care instructions and treating them as if they were my own.

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

Hannah CLeland, NC

4.9

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“Fun, Energetic Walker”

I love dogs!! I have three shelter dogs and have been dog sitting for friends for a few years now. My favorite past time is to take my dogs to the dog park and try not to fall in love with every dog I meet. I am college bound and am looking for an enjoyable way to earn money for my schooling.

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

Jake DLeland, NC

4.9

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I am a young professional / recent graduate and I absolutely love all kinds of dogs. I really enjoy spending time outdoors and think this would be an amazing side position for me. Not being in a situation that would allow me to adopt my own dog, this is a perfect alternative to spend some quality time with awesome pups!

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Jeff HLeland, NC

4.9

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Hello! I have owned at least one dog for the last 17 years. I have had dogs as small as a Shih Tzu to a Goldendoodle. I recently gave my Goldendoodle to a neighbor who has a door with separation anxiety, our dogs became friends and once we realized how much she helped him I decided to do a good deed. Along with taking care of my own dogs, I have also helped to take care of dogs belonging to family, friends and friends.

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

Samm TLeland, NC

4.9

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Hi! My name is Samm, and I live in Wilmington, North Carolina. I am a graduate of Canisius College, with a Bachelor's in Animal Behavior, Ecology, Conservation and Psychology. I am the proud mom to a border collie/Australian Shepherd mix for the past eight years and she is the light of my life. I have traveled all over the world to do work with animals and endangered species conservation. However, my love for dogs is endless. I can't wait to meet yours!

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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

Qualaizuyia SLeland, NC

4.8

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Hello, my name is Quay. I have been with WAG! for about 1 year. I have a 14 year old Schnoodle. I love all animals! Normally I only pet sit and complete on demand walks, however during the winter and around extended holidays I will opt into recurring walks.

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Dog Walking in Leland

Just 12 minutes west of Wilmington, and an easy drive from the Brunswick Islands, lies the Town of Leland. This quiet and charming town is the ideal home base for those who want to have easy access to the amenities and attractions of a big city without having to live in one. Leland has two veterinary hospitals to ensure the well-being of the community's furry residents and visitors.

Leland is home to a number of parks where you can bring your best friend for a leashed walk. One such spot is the Leland Community Park, which has a paved walking path that will take you and Fido past a playground, picnic shelters, baseball fields, and a recycling area.

The 8-acre Leland Municipal Complex Park also offers a place to stroll, with its open green spaces and a 0.6-mile paved, multi-use path. Other features of the town's first park include a playground, picnic tables, benches, and a gazebo. Free Wi-Fi is available as well.

If Fido requires walking long distances before getting tired, head to the 35-acre Northwest District Park. Strolling around the site will take you and your pooch past multiple athletic fields and courts, including 5 baseball/softball fields and 8 acres of practice area.

Get ready for a pawsome time with your pup in Leland!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Leland

Leland East

48
Population Density
502 per sq. mi.

Leland East

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The Cypress Cove Park, formerly called Sturgeon Creek Park, is the pawfect spot to spend some quiet time in nature with your pup. Located off a dirt road, this park is never crowded and offers peaceful views of Mill Creek. With 27 acres of wetlands, and 1.2 acres of uplands, it serves as the town's first water access site. As you and Fido walk around Cypress Cove Park, you'll find a canoe/kayak launch, fixed deck overlook, fishing area, floating dock, and an outdoor classroom. There are no bathrooms or concessions on-site, so it's advisable to bring some snacks and treats if you plan on staying for a bit.

Shoreline

36
Population Density
1,022 per sq. mi.

Shoreline

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The Westgate Nature Park is another beautiful, fairly secluded spot where you can get some exercise while enjoying the fresh air with Fido. Tucked behind a commercial and residential area, this park contains a 0.3-mile nature trail that will lead you and your furry buddy into the woods, before coming to an elevated boardwalk and outdoor classroom overlooking the wetlands environment. Other features include picnic tables, a nature-inspired playground with tree-themed and animal-shaped equipment, and a grassy lawn area for small gatherings. Fact sheets about the area's flora and fauna can be found along the trail and in the playground.

Brunswick Forest

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
190 per sq. mi.

Brunswick Forest

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Is Fido itching to go off-leash? If you're a resident of Brunswick Forest, you're in luck—there's no need to leave the neighborhood to go find a dog park. Located at Meadow Park, the private and popular Brunswick Forest Bark Park offers two separate areas for community dogs of different sizes to socialize and romp unfettered. Both sections are fenced in for security, with fresh water and pet waste stations provided. Mulched grounds give the dogs a nice surface to play on, and a shaded picnic pavilion gives you and the other dog parents a place to cool off while keeping an eye on your pups.

Waterford Magnolia Greens

12
Population Density
920 per sq. mi.

Waterford Magnolia Greens

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Staying in town for a few days with your pooch? Check into the pet-friendly Holiday Inn Express, where two pets up to 50 pounds are welcome for an extra fee. Guest rooms come with complimentary breakfast, wireless Internet, a flat-screen TV, a mini refrigerator, and a microwave. Behind the hotel, there is a lawn area where four-legged guests can stretch their legs and do their business. Note that Fido is not allowed in the lobby or on furniture, and cannot be left alone in the room. If you need to eat out, Gusto Grille and Port City Java, both of which have dog-friendly outdoor seating, are just a few minutes from the hotel.

Hawkswater

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Population Density
190 per sq. mi.

Hawkswater

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Treat your best pal to a leisurely riverside stroll at the Brunswick Riverwalk at Belville. About 10 minutes southeast of Leland in the neighboring town of Belville, this park features a 0.3-mile walking trail, boardwalk, and nature trails to help you and Fido explore the area. The Brunswick Riverwalk also has a viewing deck overlooking the water, a large fishing pier, and boat access for kayaks and canoes. Three picnic shelters offer spots to rest and tuck into a packed lunch. Take in the natural beauty that coastal North Carolina has to offer, from the lush marsh to the calm river, at the Brunswick Riverwalk!