Dog walking in Byram Township

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Meredith CByram Township, NJ

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Hi! My name is Meredith and I grew up in New Jersey having been a pet owner my entire life. I am physically fit and am an avid NYC walker. I love meeting new dogs and take the responsibility of dog walking very seriously, making sure that every care and consideration is taken into meeting your dog's specific needs and habits. I look forward to meeting your four-legged best friend!

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Amanda RByram Township, NJ

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I am a professional dog training student in a Canine handling Masters program. I have 2 years experience with working K9’s (personal protection/detection/apprehension and sport dogs) as well and 3 years of prior experience working with pet dogs. I have titled 2 of my personal dogs and actively compete in Schutzhund as well and BarnHunt where I won in trials. Dogs are not just a hobby to me they are my career and passion.

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Can run with dogs, 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

Jennifer LByram Township, NJ

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**Experienced Emergency Veterinary Technician** Hi! My name is Jen and my life revolves around dogs! My nights are spent as an overnight veterinary technician at an emergency animal hospital and my days include dog walking and pet sitting. I consider myself the luckiest person in the world to be able to intertwine my job and my passion into one. I have decades of experience with all breeds of dogs. I grew up on a working cattle farm where I trained herding dogs and retrievers. My technician job has allowed me to become proficient in triaging and treating medical emergencies, understanding behavioral concerns and implementing positive training techniques. I love each of my patients like they are my own and I will go to the ends of the earth to provide the best possible care for them! I firmly believe the bond we share with our dogs is life changing. There is no such thing as a bad day when your in the company of a dog! I can't wait to meet your pupper!

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Emily OByram Township, NJ

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Hi! My name is Emily and I essentially have been around dogs my entire life. I’ve had lots of experiences pet sitting, pet boarding, and just simply being around dogs constantly. I’m used to working with all kinds of breeds, of all different sizes, so I’m confident in my abilities to be able to walk your dog and give them the best experience while we’re together! My goal is to ensure your dog’s safety, but simultaneously have fun with your dog, where they can be happy, free, and more importantly, getting some exercise! I’m looking forward to meeting your best friend!

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Jasmine MByram Township, NJ

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I’m Jasmine from sunny California, am a trusted & reliable Pet lover with extra time on my hands to care for you’re beloved pooch, have extensive animal care experience, walking, boarding, sitting. Dogs are like children to me, I treat all dogs equally and always making sure to give the best most positive, safest fun experience.

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Colleen CByram Township, NJ

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Hello! I have been working with animals for ten years in the veterinary field. Caring for animals is one of my passions in life. My experience has allowed me to have a great intuition with animals, which helps me keep them safe and happy. I will treat your dog as it is my own, with lots of TLC! I currently work in the surgery department of AERA, an emergency and specialty practice animal hospital.

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Sharon AByram Township, NJ

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Hii my name is Sharon! I’ve had multiple dogs growing up from a doberman, black retriever, pitball mix, miniature pinscher and I currently own a boxer/ rhodesian ridgeback and apple head chihuahua rescue pups who are my fur-sons and best friends! I have unconditional love for animals since I was a child. I promise to be playful, loving, respectful and give my most outstanding care while taking care of your dog! I will treat them as they were my fur family! :D

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Brianne MByram Township, NJ

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“The best care for your best friend”

I've loved dogs for as long as I can remember and my dream is to work with them as a living. I am currently taking classes with Catch Canine Trainers Academy to become a dog trainer and I volunteer weekly at St Hubert's to walk dogs. I would love to walk your dog, take them on hikes, play fetch with them, or just chill if that's what they prefer.

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Rob GByram Township, NJ

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Hi there! My name is Rob Gillo. I am 35 years old with a 5 year old Golden Retiever named Fenway (sorry Yankees fans!). I have had a lifetime of companionship with dogs theough out the years. I found the older I get the more I love dogs! I promise that I will treat your family member just like my own. From energetic to timid I truly understand the unspoken communication between dogs and humans. Which helps me proceed on how to best interact with your companion I am punctual, professional and caring. Thank you for your time. I look forward to meeting you and your pup!

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Denise MByram Township, NJ

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“Exercise and exploration furever friend.”

I’ve always been passionate about being involved w/animals.At 10 I began volunteering @my local animal rescue S.T.A.R.TII where my dedication shined & got me into more involved rolls within the org.I was entrusted w/taking full care of many animals,administered meds,fostered @my fam’s home,&even helped w/the adoption process.Over the years my love for animals hasn’t changed-it only grew.I would be honored to meet your furry family member&privileged to get them out for new interaction&exercise.

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Dog Walking in Byram Township

Nicknamed the Township of Lakes, thanks to the fact that it is home to almost two dozen ponds and lakes, Byram is an incredibly beautiful township, with picturesque views no matter where you go. With several walking trails and parks to explore, as well as a highly rated animal hospital should you need it, this town has everything you need for a pawriffic time with your pooch.

If you and your pooch enjoy long distance walks, you will be happy to know that the Highlands Trail runs through Byram. This trail stretches out for over 100 miles, with the Byram portion taking you through woodlands, wetlands, wildflower meadows and more.

When it comes to parks, the largest in Byram is the Allamuchy Mountain State Park, which offers up thousands of acres for you and your pup to explore. Although there are no facilities within this park, there are several hiking trails that will take you and Fido deep into the wilderness, just be sure to bring a lead and doggie bags, as well as drinking water and a snack for the two of you.

There are countless pawtastic walks to be had in Byram, making this a town that you and your pooch will never get bored of.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Byram Township

Andover Borough

48
Population Density
506 per sq. mi.

Andover Borough

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The Andover Borough neighborhood in Andover is directly adjacent to Byram, and offers up plenty for you and your pooch to see and do. For a long distance walk, spend some time on the 18 mile Sussex Branch Trail, which follows along an old railroad track. The tracks themselves have been removed, leaving a pleasant cinder path to walk on, with pretty much flat terrain all the way through that takes you through forests, fields and more. If your pooch would prefer a park, check out the Andover Borough Park, where you will find sports facilities, a playground, a pond, and plenty of trees for Fido to sniff around.

Andover Township

36
Population Density
2,092 per sq. mi.

Andover Township

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The Andover Township neighborhood in Newton is right next to Byram, and boasts a couple of the finest parks in the area. The Kittatinny Valley State Park stretches out for 5600 acres, and offers up several recreational activities, including four fishing lakes, picnic areas, mountain bike trails, and even an airport. Of course, there are hiking trails too, with miles of different paths for you and Fido to choose from. Also in this neighborhood is the Whittingham Wildlife Management Area, where you will find 1932 acres of natural beauty. Although there are no marked trails here, there are several mowed paths that make it easy to explore the entire park. 

Sparta

24
Population Density
339 per sq. mi.

Sparta

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About four miles from Byram is the neighborhood of Sparta in Sparta, and this is quite a green part of town. If you and Fido are up for a challenging walk, enjoy a hike up the Pimple Hills, where you will be rewarded with gorgeous views of the surrounding areas. For a more urban walk, head on over to Station Park, which has recently been upgraded. There are two large playgrounds here, as well as sports facilities, walking trails, picnic benches and a small pond. Dogs are welcome to explore this park with their owners, but do need to be kept on a lead at all times, and you will also need to bring doggie bags and drinking water with you. 

Sparta Mountain

12
Population Density
317 per sq. mi.

Sparta Mountain

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Just over four miles from Byram is the Sparta neighborhood of Sparta Mountain, and this is home to one of the prettiest parks in Sparta. Known as the Sparta Glen Park, this scenic park is uniquely located in a ravine, meaning that it boasts some fascinating natural features. Although this is a passive park, there are several picnic areas dotted throughout, complete with grills and views of the stream that runs through the park. There is a one mile trail within this park that will take you to a viewpoint that boasts panoramic vistas of Lake Mohawk, but keep in mind that this walk is quite a steep climb. 

Hopatcong

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Population Density
2,912 per sq. mi.

Hopatcong

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The neighborhood of Hopatcong in Hopatcong is just over five miles from Byram, and is home to a couple of parks that your pooch will love. The first is Nariticong Park, where you will find a couple of sports fields, picnic benches, a dense patch of trees, and a winding paved path. Not too far away is Rotary Park, a passive park with plenty of trees, and next to this is Modick Park, which boasts a few sports facilities, a play area, and open grassy spaces for you and Fido to play in. Dogs are welcome in all three parks, but do need to be kept on a lead.