Dog walking in Wendell

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.

Book walkers near you

Tony HWendell, NC

5.0

(597)

Book now

“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.

Background Checked

High Demand

Top Pet Caregiver

Socially Distanced Pet Care

Specialties

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

Quinton GWendell, NC

4.9

(2365)

Book now

“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.

Background Checked

High Demand

Top Pet Caregiver

Socially Distanced Pet Care

Specialties

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

Tawni RWendell, NC

4.9

(1385)

Book now

“Dog’s best friend!”

Hi my name is Tawni, I have had dogs all my life. I have had 3 liters of Pitt bulls born in my former home. I've fostered dozens of different dogs over the years. I have a 2 year old Chihuahua Feist mix named Boomer! I love dogs and I love to walk!! Wag has helped me loose over 50 pounds and keep it off! Thank you all!!!

Background Checked

High Demand

Specialties

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

Phil KWendell, NC

4.9

(1401)

Book now

“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.

Background Checked

High Demand

Top Pet Caregiver

Theresa SWendell, NC

4.9

(1072)

Book now

Hi. My name is Theresa and I have had dogs most of my life. I LOVE dogs and most all other animals. I love being around them which is why I want to walk them and care for them. Family friends have trusted me with their beloved dogs. Most recently a neighbor of mine asked me to walk and care for her Border Collie after only knowing me a few weeks. Her dog loved and trusted me and I loved her. Please know that I LOVE all my furry clients even if I'm not always available to walk them.

Background Checked

High Demand

Top Pet Caregiver

Specialties

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

Cate MWendell, NC

4.9

(955)

Book now

“Every 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! :)

Background Checked

High Demand

Top Pet Caregiver

Specialties

Can run with dogs, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Nicole VWendell, NC

4.9

(724)

Book now

“OVER 700 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 8 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!

Background Checked

High Demand

Top Pet Caregiver

Specialties

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

Jessica PWendell, NC

4.9

(495)

Book now

Hi there! I'm Jessica and I absolutely adore animals (especially SLOTHS). No matter the breed, disability, or temperment your pup has, I strive to leave them feeling loved and satisfied! I am going to school to be a Vet Tech and my long-term goal is to work with exotic wildlife in rehabilitation centers. I can't wait to meet you and your amazing pup!

Background Checked

High Demand

Top Pet Caregiver

Specialties

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

Alyssa AWendell, NC

4.9

(456)

Book now

“My goal is to ensure your dog is safe & has fun!”

Hello! My name is Alyssa and I have grown up with dogs since I was little! I have four of my own and they are my children! I have experience with senior dogs, adult dogs, and puppies! I also have experience with big dogs and little dogs! I volunteered my time while in college at the local animal shelter where I helped take care of dogs including walking them! I have also pet sat/ house sat for friends, family, and neighbors growing up! My goal is to ensure that your dog has a fun and safe time!

Background Checked

High Demand

Specialties

Dog first aid and/or CPR, 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

Elissa GWendell, NC

4.9

(316)

Book now

“You’ve got ‘em, I’ll walk ‘em! (& love ‘em too)!”

I’ve always had a love for animals and enjoy giving them attention and care. I’ve accidentally made a career from friends calling me to house & pet sit as I'm thorough with providing updates, sending pictures/videos, playing with and love cuddling animals too. I’ve recently added behavioral and dog training to my skills. I love power walking, so rest assured that your dogs will be exercised if they enjoy and/or require it as well. I cannot wait to assist you with all of your dog walking needs!

Background Checked

High Demand

Top Pet Caregiver

Specialties

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

Dog Walking in Wendell

A town in Wake County, North Carolina, Wendell is known to locals and visitors for its small-town charm, in spite of the population not being all that small. It’s not as busy as the nearby city of Raleigh by any means; in fact, it can be something of a welcome reprieve from the bustling technology hub. It’s easy to see why people would flock to the area, especially dog lovers of all sorts. 

While Wendell itself doesn’t have many attractions of its own, its proximity to Raleigh and other big cities in North Carolina make it a must-see location for a doggy day trip. So whether you’re just visiting, or if you’re there long term, it’s always good to know the slices of doggy paradise in the area. One such location, smack dab in the middle of Raleigh, is Oakwood Dog Park. An expansive space which features an area for dogs of all sizes, as well a separate section for small or frail dogs, your pup is sure to fit in with the friendly faces in this park -- be they man or beast! Water is provided, though you will need to clean up any messes that your pup may make!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Wendell

Umstead

48
Population Density
46 per sq. mi.

Umstead

48

If your pup is the adventurous sort, and you’re already in the Raleigh area, it’s worth making a stop in the neighborhood of Umstead. This is where you’ll find Sal’s Branch Trail within William B. Umstead State Park. With a dog-friendly hiking trail around 2.7 miles in length, you and your leashed companion will be sure to enjoy the sights and sounds that Sal’s Branch has to offer. Rated as moderately difficult, it will be a welcome challenge for newbies, or a relaxing stroll if you’re a serious hiker. Either way, bring plenty of waste bags and water to hydrate you both!

Pineywood Townes

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,282 per sq. mi.

Pineywood Townes

36

To run off a bit of excess energy, there’s nothing better than a good game of frisbee catch. In Pineywood Townes, a neighborhood in Durham, there’s a dog park with a whole section dedicated just to frisbee catch! At Piney Wood Dog Park, your dog will have plenty of space to romp and play. If you’re not feeling the interactive aspects of frisbee tossing, allow your dog in one of the other two fenced areas -- one is for large dogs, and the other is for small, frail, or elderly pups. There are plenty of places to sit, and water is provided.

Ramblewood

24
Population Density
583 per sq. mi.

Ramblewood

24

If your pup is nervous about getting off their leash, or if their voice command isn’t so great, never fear! Make your way to Ramblewood, a beautiful neighborhood in Apex. Ramblewood is home to Apex Community Park, which houses hiking trails as well as playgrounds and plenty of woodlands to explore. Your pup pal will need to remain on their leash at all times, but that won’t stop you from having a good time! Just be sure to bring some clean drinking water and waste bags. Trash cans are evenly dispersed through the park, so disposal won’t be a problem.

Cameron Park

12
Population Density
11,831 per sq. mi.

Cameron Park

12

Want to pick up a few souvenirs from your trip? Or maybe you’re just looking for that perfect accent piece for puppy’s room, and want your furry friend to offer their valued opinion? In Cameron Park, a neighborhood in Raleigh, you’ll find the Cheshire Cat Gallery, which houses a little bit of everything. Your dog is welcome to join you inside the store and choose from a number of items, including both vintage and modern furniture, as well as specialty pet items and even little knick-knacks to liven up your home or give as gifts. You’re sure to find something to take home!

Grove Park

0
Population Density
2,826 per sq. mi.

Grove Park

0

After a long day of enjoying the sights with man’s best friend, there’s no better way to unwind than sampling a selection of delicious brews -- of the alcoholic sort, of course. Make your way to Grove Park, where you’ll find Raleigh Brewing Company. There are a number of craft brews here, from porter to stout, and although they do not serve food within the brewery, there are usually a number of food trucks on-site. Well-behaved and leashed dogs are allowed both inside and outside, so grab yourself a drink and settle down with your pup and some new pals!