Dog walking in Garwood

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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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Alexandra BGarwood, NJ

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“Your pups newest best friend!”

Hi there! I’m Lexa I’m mainly wagging in Hell’s Kitchen and TriBeCa, but will go where ever the subway carries me! I’m originally from Baltimore and have lived in the big city since 2015. I have a wide variety of experience as well as a background in animal behavior studies.

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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

Niceto FGarwood, NJ

4.99

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“Your pup's next friend!”

Hi! I'm Niceto and I'm happy to fill in for you when you aren't available to spend quality time with your pup. From Pits to Poodles you can be sure that I will lavish your dog with love and attention; not only keeping them safe but making sure they have a good time. I can't wait to make friends with your special friend.

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Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Victoria HGarwood, NJ

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“Nurturing, Reliable and Trustworthy Walker”

Hi! I am a native New Yorker. As an animal lover, I have walked dogs as a volunteer for Brooklyn's Barc shelter before becoming a Wag! walker. Over the years, I've had the opportunity to meet and walk all sorts of dog breeds. I am avid exerciser and can handle dogs both large and small. Meeting new dogs is fun for me and I enjoy getting to know their distinct personalities so that I can better serve them. I'd be delighted to give your pet lots of TLC as he or she deserves the very best.

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Puppy care, Fast walker

Mary HGarwood, NJ

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Hi there! My name is Mary Honkus and I am recent graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology. I have always had a special place in my heart for dogs. Growing up, I'd spend much of my time at local humane societies volunteering, and every birthday instead of receiving gifts my friends would bring in donations for the shelter. I'm so excited to get to know you and your dogs!

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Sarah SGarwood, NJ

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“Happiness is a walk in the park with a pup! :)”

Sarah is a creative, kind individual currently living in Red Hook. She works in Manhattan for an up and coming beauty brand, but looks forward to the opportunity to stay active as a part-time dog-walker. In her spare time she loves to read, write and play the ukulele. A lifetime lover of animals, Sarah is excited for the opportunity to help take care of your pup with a walk or play time. Sarah is not able to be a boarder at this time, but hopes to offer that service in the future as well!

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

John LGarwood, NJ

4.96

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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, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Fast walker

Matthew KGarwood, NJ

4.96

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

Suzanne RGarwood, NJ

4.96

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“Well Seasoned Dog Walker”

I have worked in Finance for the majority of my career. I volunteer at the ASPCA and am passionate about animals; having had cats and dogs as pets my entire life. I see this as an opportunity to engage with dogs more and become part of another community focused on services for animals. I have had experience working with all breeds of dogs and have proven ability to defuse problems and/or issues that may arise unexpectedly. I have lived in Battery Park City since 2002 & the UWS prior to that.

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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, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Katherine BGarwood, NJ

4.94

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“8 yrs experience | Full time walker | All breeds”

Hi my name is katherine, it will be a pleasure walk your pup! I have experience with different kind of dog, specialized in rescued and seniors dogs. I was volunteered for 7 years in Sudamérica helping to abandoned dog and helping them to find a new home. I’m very patient and I’ll fallow very careful any instruction that you give me. I been working with wag for at least 1 year. I will always happy to help you with your furry friend!

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

Diego AGarwood, NJ

4.94

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“I treat all doggies as if they are my own.”

I've owned dogs my entire life. I even used to sneak strays into my room all the time when I was a kid. Feed them. Give them water. Nurse them back to health. The works. Until my mother would bust me! Up until a couple of years ago, for 5 years I owned the sweetest pitbull, Rusty James. I shared him with my ex. Unfortunately she moved back home to Texas and we knew the best thing for him would be the great open country with his mommy. I fill that void now by walking doggies. They are my life!

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

Dog Walking in Garwood

Garwood may be small, but it has some good places for a person with a canine companion. The town has two dog-friendly restaurants. Rudy's of Garwood, which is is open for lunch and dinner, serves sandwiches and entrees that satisfy any palate. There are two outdoor tables here to accommodate diners and their dogs. If you're craving something a little more filling, check out The Station Bar and Grill. This restaurant serves classic bar fare, like burgers and tasty appetizers. Steak is a prominent menu item for dinner, and your dog is sure to beg for a bite of yours! Live entertainment on the weekends adds to the fun ambiance. People with dogs are welcome to dine on one of the four outdoor tables.

The city of Garwood recognizes the value of maintaining some public green spaces. It has three public parks in the city limits. Hartman Park has a playground and green space. Georgian Memorial Park is a small garden site with a gazebo. Unami Park on Hickory is the largest of the three and features bike trails. Feel free to bring the whole family along to explore all three and choose your favorite! But remember, these are community parks, not dog parks, so your furry friend will need to stay on a leash.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Garwood

Mountainside

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,668 per sq. mi.

Mountainside

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Garwood may not have any dog parks of its own, but you'll find a furrific one just three miles north in Mountainside. Echo Lake Dog Park is the place for a pup to play leash-free. This dog park has three acres of grass fully fenced so dogs have plenty of space to explore safely. A smaller enclosure is dedicated to the small dogs. While most of the ground is covered with all-natural grass, some spots of dirt can become muddy after a rain. Pups find this park pawfect for sniffing out a new furry pal. This park provides all the necessary amenities, including water and bowls, waste baggies, and comfortable seating. All you need to bring is plenty of energy to play!

Woodbridge

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,225 per sq. mi.

Woodbridge

36

If you're looking for a dog park with more than just acres of grassy space, look no fur-ther than Woodbridge! Just 12 miles south of Garwood, you'll find Woodbridge Dog Park. Pups pawsitively love this fully fenced playground! This dog park features some equipment for active dogs to climb on and train on. Small dogs are kept safe in their own play area. The dog park supplies water and doggie waste bags, and the human companions have benches near the trees so everyone needs are taken care of here. A walk along the lake with a leashed pup makes for a relaxing bit of exercise. Your dog is sure to go mutts when she gets a whiff of that sweet lakeside air!

bellevue Ave

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
5,971 per sq. mi.

bellevue Ave

24

Brookdale Dog Park in Montclair, situated 18 miles from Garwood, is one of the most pawpular places with local pups. This dog park is a fully fenced graveled space for dogs to socialize and get some exercise. A separate area is fenced for the smaller dogs. Brookdale has a varied collection of agility equipment, which includes ramps, small platforms to climb, and other pieces to jump over. The dog park provides drinking water and waste stations that are well-stocked with doggie bags. Some benches are under the shade at this tree-lined dog park -- the perfect place to relax with a book while your pup works up a good pant.

Lyndhurst City Limits

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,509 per sq. mi.

Lyndhurst City Limits

12

A twenty-two-mile drive north will transport you and your furry friend to Lyndhurst. Here, you'll find Riverside Dog Park. You're sure to hear a happy woof or two as you approach, since the local pups bark their praises for this park! Many dogs visit this fully fenced leash-free playground which provides separate areas for small and large pups. All the necessities are supplied as well, including water and waste baggies. Although your pup might not get all that dirty playing in the wood chips here, a hose makes rinsing off a cinch for a clean ride home. The human companion can relax on some shaded benches while the pup frolics with a new furry buddy. A supply of toys and balls are a bonus!

Morristown

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
6,285 per sq. mi.

Morristown

0

Morristown is a little fur-ther afield at 23 miles away, but the short drive is worth it for Lewis Morris Dog Park. This park has a fully fenced, paved space for dogs to rid themselves of the leash and meet up with some canine companions. A small area is enclosed for the small dogs. There is some grass and natural terrain in parts of the dog park, but not much. Waste stations provide the necessary doggie bags for quick cleanups. The human companions have limited seating in the shade, which is a common complaint of the locals. If you're just looking for a quick stroll or some extra exercise, the main park has over twelve miles of trails of varying lengths and difficulty. Just be sure to keep Fido on his leash!