Dog walking in Weddington

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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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Amber CWeddington, NC

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“More than a walk - Extra Photos & Play/spoil time”

My volunteer time in vet clinics, providing many years off care to my, family & friends’ fur babies, has me well equipped to provide the level of care your bark & purr family members deserve. During my years with Wag, I’ve strived to make sure dogs get attention &/or play time before & after their walks. When doing boardings, sittings & walks, there will be plenty of photo updates, detailed reports of care and grooming/training (as needed/requested). Your baby’ll surely get lots of love from me!

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

Alyssa CWeddington, NC

4.9

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“Caring for your fur babies like I do my own!”

My name is Alyssa and I have been caring for animals at home and as a career for my whole life. I have several years of experience in the boarding industry and in walking and sitting dogs and cats privately for a more up close and personal experience for pets and their owners. I adopted my dog Ruger in 2016 and he is my best friend! I also have a sweet cat named Roxie who is about 10 years old. I can't wait to meet your fur babies!

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

Bret HWeddington, NC

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“It was love at 1st woof!”

BIG HELLO TO ALL YOU PET LOVERS! I currently work full-time for 4 pet care companies, including Wag, and am well received by almost any breed -- dogs or cats. I'm also a Top Walker with 1,500+ dog walks, 500+ perfect ratings and 4 years of dedicated service with Wag. I provide most of my pet care within the Steele Creek area, including Fort Mill & Tega Cay and am available within a moment's notice.

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Danielle RWeddington, NC

4.9

(1125)

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“Video updates & detailed report cards every walk!”

Hi, I’m Danielle and I’m a dog lover! When my english bulldog Lexi needed physical therapy due to old age, I did everything I could to keep her healthy during the last few months of her life. After her passing I realized that I absolutely love taking care of dogs, and had to find a way to pursue that. Now I've been a dog walker and pet sitter for the past 5 years, and want to give your dog the happiness I've given to so many others! Can't wait to meet and take care of your pup!

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Christina KWeddington, NC

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“A walk a day keeps the vet away!”

Hi! My name is Christina. I am a dog lover born and raised in Charlotte, NC. I have had dogs my entire life and have also spent time volunteering at local animal shelters. My 2 babies are Marley, a miniature pinscher, and Ayden, a cocker spaniel. I cannot wait to meet your dog!

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Britany NWeddington, NC

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“A walk a day keeps the vet away and barking at bay”

Hello there! My name is Britany. I have owned a dog since the age of 10 and I truly feel that our pets are not only our companions but they are our family and I treat them as such. I pride myself on being able to connect with others from all walks of life, including our canine friends :-). My calm demeanor helps create an energy of trust and positivity. I enjoy physical activity and being outdoors. I look forward to embracing the sun and hitting the pavement with your companion!

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

Carol WWeddington, NC

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“Reliable. Caring. Trustworthy. Experienced.”

Hi there! I grew up on a farm and have been around all sorts of animals my entire life. Presently, I am the mom of a rescue pitbull who gets his teeth brushed twice a day and can sneeze on demand. I’m available to walk your dog and help him to feel safe and secure while he gets in his exercise and daily dose of fresh air. I’m available most hours of the week. Thanks!

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Karen CWeddington, NC

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Hi! My name is Karen and I LOVE DOGS! I am a Certified Canine Massage Therapist and have been a dog parent for the past 14 years. I have pet sit, walked, fed and loved many dogs. I can’t wait to meet your four-legged family member!

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Justine MWeddington, NC

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Hi, my name is Justine. I am a certified dog trainer since early 2013. For 2.5 years I worked at a boarding, training and daycare facility. I've worked with all types of breeds and sizes, from teacup chihuahuas to 150lb great danes. I love all dogs and their multitudes of personalities; they're super fun to watch and play with. At work, I was the one who worked most strongly and connected with dogs who suffered from anxieties, but I love being around all dogs, regardless. I own two dogs, a pitbull mix and a coonhound/lab mix. They are both abuse rescues. I'd love to meet your dog and spend time with them! Daily exercise is very important, and a tired dog is a happy dog.

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Laura LWeddington, NC

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“Top rated committed Full time loving dog walker”

I have always loved dogs. Not only from my teens and childhood but i got the chance to work at a shelter for 3 months as a temp. I gained more knowledge and learned even more about dogs and their behaviors. I work with all breeds. i have skills with elderly, fearful, and dogs who may not knkw how to react to others. i also gained new knowledge how to correct rractove behavior on the leash. when you choose me, i will walk , play , cuddle and pet your dog. make they are good before I leave.

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Dog Walking in Weddington

It’s good to be a dog in Weddington. By some measures, this Charlotte suburb is North Carolina’s third-richest town, which means plenty of treats for all. There are major pet supply retailers just over the Weddington town limits, along with the Weddington Animal Hospital. Located 16 miles south of Downtown Charlotte not far from I-485, Weddington also has a prime location to access creature comforts from throughout the metro area.

On the southern edge of town, the 52-acre Weddington Optimists Park was created by dog-loving members of the community and provides a half-mile walking trail with human fitness stations along the way (so you can get in a good workout even if your spotter has short legs). Just on the other side of Weddington Road — technically in the downtown of Waxhaw — is the dog park at Dogwood Park. This well-named puppy paradise is rich in both dogs in the two fenced off-leash enclosures, as well as woods to explore on-leash on the nature trails.

For more room to roam, head 20 miles west to the McDowell Nature Preserve on Lake Wylie and the Catawba River. With more than 1,000 acres, over 7 miles of well-marked trails, and even the 20-acre undeveloped Copperhead Island to explore, you and your buddies have plenty of furrific adventures ahead. 

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Weddington

Providence Estates East

48
Population Density
1,600 per sq. mi.

Providence Estates East

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Directly north of the Weddington, the 265-acre Col Frances Beatty Park on Weddington Rd. in Matthews has walking trails you can explore with your on-leash friends. You'll find hilly paths popular with bikers and a network of footpaths that wind through the athletic fields and courts. Dog paddlers can use the boat launch to sniff out the lake in a kayak or canoe. Fuel up a couple of miles to the west: the shopping district surrounding Promenade on Providence is a hot spot for dog-friendly dining. Whether your pup prefers sushi, artisan pizza, or pub grub, you’ll find something to his taste. A local fave is Hickory Tavern, which you’ll pass on Hwy 16 on your way back to Weddington. Reviews praise the dog-loving staff and covered patio with heaters so your pups stay warm and dry in any weather.

Eastern Marvin Area

36
Population Density
1,066 per sq. mi.

Eastern Marvin Area

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The Marvin Efird Park lies between the Village of Marvin and the Town of Waxhaw, about 3.5 miles from Weddington. This beautifully landscaped nature park has walking trails, a meadow, and community gardens. On-leash dogs are welcome and the rules require owners clean up after pets. A unique shopping and dining experience awaits a few miles south a block from Main Street in Downtown Waxhaw. The dog-friendly covered porch at Crossroads Coffee House is a comfy place to warm up with a hot drink or share a delicious treat, and the historic log-cabin environment and retro décor are sure to charm your discerning pups. 

East Forest

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,521 per sq. mi.

East Forest

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There’s so much to do in the East Forest neighborhood of Charlotte that you won’t mind the 11.5-mile commute. (Most pups love to go bye-bye in the car anyway, right?) Start at McAlpine Creek Park off of Hwy 74. More than a hundred acres, the park has a peaceful 1.5-mile walking trail around the lake and an additional 2-mile biking/hiking trail if your four-legged friends aren’t spooked by two-wheeled travelers. Best of all is the off-leash dog park, where your pups can frolic in a recently-expanded enclosure. Need to get your workout, too? You can also catch the McAlpine Creek Greenway west to James Boyce Park: it’s a 1.7-mile hike or 4 miles by car.

Anne Springs Close Greenway

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
678 per sq. mi.

Anne Springs Close Greenway

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11 miles west in Fort Mill, the Anne Springs Close Greenway is a bit of an investment but well worth it for discerning dogs. This sizable nature preserve is run by a private nonprofit. For a reasonable membership fee or daily pass, your pups get access to a network of more than 40 miles of peaceful trails for their on-leash exploration. ASCG members also have access to horseback riding and other athletic facilities. An additional monthly fee will get your pups entrance to the Mary Warner Mack Dog Park, open only to ASCG members. This posh park may be one of Charlotte’s most luxurious doggy digs, with 12 fenced acres for free play, including a mile-long off-leash trail leading to swimming access on the lake. 

Crooked Creek

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Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,545 per sq. mi.

Crooked Creek

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In Indian Trail, 12 miles from Weddington, the Dog Park at Crooked Creek Park is an inviting spot to spend the afternoon. The small- and large-dog fenced off-leash play areas are a pawpular stop; you can relax in the shade while your pups make new friends. When you’re ready for some fun of your own, try the 18-hole disc golf course. Your pups are welcome to join you as long as they stay on-leash and don’t leave behind any unpleasant surprises for the next players (so bring bags). A paved walking path leads from the course to the park’s athletic facilities and playground. If you still have energy to burn, Fred Kirby Park is nearby, too, you can grab a quick bite on the large dog-friendly patio at the Trail House restaurant in between.