Dog walking in Emerson

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How it works

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Flexible scheduling

Select the date and time that best suit your needs. Want a walk ASAP? We’ve got you covered.

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Customized for your pup

Choose between a 20-minute, 30-minute, or 60-minute stroll for your dog.

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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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John LEmerson, NJ

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“Dog walking is no job; it's a passion!”

Hi there! I have been walking dogs in Hoboken, NJ for over 2 years now, which I absolutely love! I have had an endearing love for dogs since 2001 when my parents finally gave into the many pleas of my two younger brothers and I to get us a dog. We were introduced to Tiki, a magnificent Black Labrador, who became the sister we never had.

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

Susi MEmerson, NJ

4.9

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I doubt you're ever gonna find anyone who loves dogs more than I do. I've lived with dogs my whole life, walked at least 100 of my friends dogs, read dog books, volunteered at the Humane society in Hawaii, donate to ASPCA monthly, and just love them like crazy. I'm used to walking between 35.000 to 45.000 steps a day and can't wait to start walking your little one.

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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

Oquan PEmerson, NJ

4.9

(2099)

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I am a native New Yorker who has always had dogs growing up, including three pitbulls, a rottweiler and a pug. I currently have a 5-year old Shiba Inu named Rocky. I've always loved dog sitting for my friends and family. I'll walk your dog with the love and care that I do with my own!

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Robert BEmerson, NJ

4.9

(1914)

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Hi!! Robert here in NYC - long time dog owner & lifetime dog lover. I’m reliable & your dogs safety is my number one priority. I can’t wait to be your dogs new best friend.

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

Matthew KEmerson, NJ

4.9

(1861)

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I have lots of experience walking dogs. I’m eager, energetic, reliable and trustworthy. I will be cautious with your dog as I know how valuable they are to you. I will treat them as you would, as part of the family!

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Dan KEmerson, NJ

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Hi there. My name is Dan. I go to school at GW, and I'm looking to walk some local pooches to help pay for school. I'm new to the world of professional pet care, but I'm no stranger to caring for dogs. I have a basset hound mix named Bon Bon back home (who I miss like crazy) that I've loved and cared for the past 8 years. I've also had experience sitting and walking dogs for neighbors and relatives. I look forward to getting out to meet some new pups and brighten their days.

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Clarence HEmerson, NJ

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I'm Clarence. Born & raised in NYC & a single father of 2 boys, I was exposed to various dogs of relatives as a youth & have been in love with them ever since! I have experience with dogs of all sizes, ages & breeds, from Poms to Mastiffs. I love meeting new dogs & catering to each one's needs, as I know every dog is unique. I'm in great shape & run daily. I'd love to keep your pet healthy, fit & above all, happy! I'll treat your dog with love & respect & make your WAG! experience a PAWSOME one!

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Elizabeth SEmerson, NJ

4.9

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I love dogs and they love me. I have been a loving and doting pet mom since I was 8. I have been pet sitting and dog walking for the past 5 years. I have walked dogs as large as Great Danes and as small as yorkies I have 2 English bulldogs and am very familiar with short nose dog breathing issues in the heat.

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Gideon SEmerson, NJ

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Hello, my name is Gideon. I had two dogs when I was a boy, and I have always loved them. As an adult, I personally rescued a 6-month old Pit Bull Terrier who had been abandoned in the street, and she was the best dog ever! Training and raising her taught me a lot about how dogs behave, and how to walk them responsibly. Thank you for reading my bio, I look forward to meeting and walking your dogs!

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Selena LEmerson, NJ

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I'm a certified Dog Walker/Handler with Animal First Aid training and also with 10 years of experience with all types of dogs (and cats). I have been surrounded by animals all my life and still continue to be. Just how I treat my own animals, I bring the same amount of attention, love, and care to other's. Can't wait to meet you and your pup!

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Dog Walking in Emerson

Pascack Valley is a beautiful southern area in Bergen County, New Jersey and the home of Emerson. Nicknamed “The Family Town”, this charming community is pawsitively overflowing with lush recreation areas. It’s a wonderful place to find a retreat in public parks with a leashed pup, and you can also enjoy the variety of pet-friendly eateries and vet hospitals in downtown. If you decide to travel around, the surrounding areas offer lots of pet-friendly places, including dog parks and walking trails!

If you want to experience the local hospitality and you're craving some spicy cuisine, Cinar Turkish Restaurant is a modern and pet-friendly local chain featuring Turkish classics complete with adult beverages. Located in downtown, this place offers a unique, relaxed setting and outdoor tables where you can enjoy some grub with your pup.

Pascack Brook County Park, just 5 minutes north in Westwood, is a lush and popular open space with picnicking and fishing options. There are no walking trails, but pooches are welcome as long as they are leashed. West Woof Dog Park is a fun addition to the public parks in Westwood. Fenced and convenient, the doggy spot has two spacious enclosures and lots of friendly mutts to play with!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Emerson

Southeast Ridgewood (Southeast)

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,968 per sq. mi.

Southeast Ridgewood (Southeast)

48

The Southeast Ridgewood neighborhood is one of five neighborhoods in the area with spacious green parks and recreational areas. Located less than 15 minutes from Emerson -- via Solder Hill Road or East Ridgewood Avenue -- is Saddle River County Park on Wild Duck Pond. The walking loops wind around the water, offering relaxing water views and bird watching opportunities. Make sure that you keep your pup on their leash until you reach Ridgewood Dog Park, a fun enclosure for off-leash games! Featuring plenty of natural terrain for Fido to sniff, the facility is fairly empty throughout the year and pawfect for adventures.

Borough Center

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
6,155 per sq. mi.

Borough Center

36

Borough Center in River Edge, New Jersey includes several places of interest for travelers. Adventure seekers and outdoor enthusiasts will fall in love with Van Saun County Park, a spacious lush area on the western border of the neighborhood. There are multiple walking trails and loops stretching along the waterline and through the woodlands. The best part? Leashed dogs are welcome on the trails! Care for a picnic? Get yourselves comfortable in the designated areas and dig into a sandwich. For some off-leash exercise, pay a visit to the local dog park. This fenced facility offers plenty of room to run and some benches, but there isn't a separate section for small dogs here.

Fort Lee Borough Center

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,766 per sq. mi.

Fort Lee Borough Center

24

The central part of Fort Lee, also referred to as Fort Lee Borough Center, is a buzzing area near the New Jersey-New York border. Visitors and tourists love Free Lee Historic Park for its scenic vistas and lush environment. Looking for an off-leash alternative to this oasis in the city center? Your pooch will go mutts for Free Lee Dog Park! Located at the southwestern border of William Birch Park, the park is a fully equipped facility. The only thing you have to worry about is choosing a pup to play with! The park has benches, lots of shade, and even separate parking. Let your mutt run as much as he wants -- drinking water is always available on-site.

Brookdale

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,756 per sq. mi.

Brookdale

12

Brookdale is a neighborhood and a census-designated place in north Bloomfield, just east of Upper Montclair. This small community features an extensive commercial area on Broad Street and the strikingly beautiful Brookdale Park. Combining a natural landscape with baseball fields and tennis courts, the park is a favorite place for family gatherings. Your furry family member is welcome as well! Keep him leashed in the main area and enjoy the company of local tail-waggers in Brookdale Dog Park. This fenced doggy spot features water fountains, benches, and even an agility course to play and exercise with your buddy. Bring a bottle of water with you when visiting.

Riverside Avenue East

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
10,373 per sq. mi.

Riverside Avenue East

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Come by to enjoy wonderful water views of the Passaic River and welcoming local cafes in the eastern part of Lyndhurst, NJ. Riverside County Park will charm you with an open space, quiet picnic facilities, and sports fields. The area is great for exploring the woodlands and the waterline with your leashed Fido before sniffing out some off-leash fun at Lyndhurst Dog Park. This is a fenced and shaded doggy spot with a single area for pups of all sizes. Is there a better place to let your pup off-leash? Conveniently enough, the park is rarely busy and features agility equipment for drills and fun! Bring drinking water and waste bags with you.