Dog walking in Highlands

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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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Joshua THighlands, NJ 07732

5.0

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Hi, I'm Joshua Taliaferrow and I've been living with dogs all of my life. I have experience with small dogs like Yorkies and with big dogs like Labs and Huskies. Walking dogs is part of my daily routine and you won't be disappointed with me walking your dog!

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Pedro BHighlands, NJ 07732

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I have house sited and pet sited for customers who requested overnight stays. I took care of cats and dogs. I'm comfortable with all breeds and sizes! Can't wait to meet your pup.

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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

Katherine BHighlands, NJ 07732

4.9

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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, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Marie OHighlands, NJ 07732

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I'm Marie! My love of animals comes from having grown up alongside a sweet terrier named Patches. In the years since, I have spent time pet sitting and assisting a dog boarder. It is important to me that all animals receive the proper care and attention that they deserve. Seeing to your pet's health and happiness through Wag! walking is a pleasure.

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Ashley WHighlands, NJ 07732

4.9

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Ello! My name is Ashley, and I am a nature loving artist whose only desire in life is to love and be loved. I am passionate about creating things and exploring the wonders of life, as well as trying to change the world one smile at a time. I have grown up around many different animals and currently have a ferret who is more like my daughter than my pet. When I can I take her everywhere with me and do all that I can to make sure she has the best life that she can possibly have. It is my goal to open up a cuddle business where I offer love and support, reiki, therapy, and art lessons to those that would like to become the best versions of themselves that they can be. I have a background in psychology that I use everyday to understand all the living beings around me to adapt to the best possible way to interact with them as well as understand what makes them tick as a being.

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Camille EHighlands, NJ 07732

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I’ve been a walker on Wag since 2016. I’m a professional violinist who has a passion for pet care and dogs! I have experience with senior dogs and special needs dogs as well as puppies. I cater the walk to your dogs exercise and playtime needs. I love all sizes and breeds and cannot wait to meet yours!

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

Sashalyn MHighlands, NJ 07732

4.9

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“I ADORE DOGS! I'LL GO ABOVE & BEYOND FOR YOUR PUP!”

Hello there! I'm Sashalyn - major dog-lover and fun to be around! I've lived in New York all of my life and know my way around. I enjoy being around dogs of all shapes and sizes, drool or no drool. ;) I grew up around animals and ended up falling in love with dogs!

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Christopher DHighlands, NJ 07732

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Hello my name is Chris and I was born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y. in my lifetime I have personally had two, and cared for many others. When I was 10 years old I met my shihtzu puppy named, Coco, and 7 years ago a rescued off the streets a cockerspaniel whom I named Jeter because he loves to play ball.

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Ryan CHighlands, NJ 07732

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Hi, I'm Ryan! I grew up in Upstate NY with 5 Airedale Terriers and I'm currently living in Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn with my beautiful and active Wheaten Terrier "Jeter". While growing up I learned how to take care of our family full of Airedales by walking then 3 times a day and feeding them twice a day. Jeter has been a delight training since I bought her this past February. I Have experience with all size dogs, ages and health. Meeting new dogs and getting to know what there needs is key in making the dog and the owners happy. I will treat your dog with the same love and happiness that you would and will make this a very exciting and positive Wag! experience and future for all of us!

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Jose LHighlands, NJ 07732

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Hi there, I’m a Peruvian that loves outdoors .Once upon a time back home we have had five dogs rescued from the streets. My wife and I participated in a campaign to fix female dogs when the situation was running out of control. I am a trekking guide who likes to walk long distance with my dogs in rural Cusco. I've been walking a dog for my elderly mother in law here in NYC. I love dogs and look forward to meet yours for a good workout.

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Dog Walking in Highlands

The furrific borough of Highlands is located in Monmouth County, New Jersey. This furiendly place is home to some pawsome outdoor recreational oppawtunities for your pooch to enjoy, as well as dog friendly eateries. To make sure that your pup is happy and healthy, there is one veterinary clinic in Highlands, with another animal hospital not far away in Atlantic Highlands.

One of the best places to visit in Highlands with your furry friend is the Veterans Memorial Park! This is a pawsome waterfront park where you can enjoy views of the Highlands Reach. There is plenty of green grass and open space here for a game of fetch, as well as puptastic amenities, including a basketball court, playground for the kids and lots of benches for relaxing in the sun. There is always a walking path around the park where you can take in the fresh air and enjoy a leisurely stroll with your doggo.

When you get hungry, head on over to the Bay Ave Bakery and Café. Here you can enjoy a treat and tuck into some cakes or scones. There are outdoor tables here, which means your canine can join you – bone-a-petit!

Have your dog’s tail wagging all day long with a trip to Highlands!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Highlands

Highlands

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Population Density
1,457 per sq. mi.

Highlands

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If you are searching for some pawsome dog friendly eateries, then don’t look any further than Highlands! Drop by the Waterwitch Coffee and Tea, which serves some puptastic fair-trade coffee, as well as some delicious pastries for a treat. Of course, pups are welcome out at one of the outdoor tables while you eat. If you like seafood, then you will love Moby’s Lobster Deck! Here you can dig into some lobster, clams and crabs, as well as enjoy a burger and a glass of beer with your meal. Your furry friend is welcome out at one of the outdoor tables too!

Navesink

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Population Density
4,218 per sq. mi.

Navesink

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For a pawsome day out with your pooch, head to the west of Highlands to the next door puptown of Atlantic Highlands! Here you will find the pawsome Hartshorne Wood Park where you can enjoy some playtime and exercise with your pup on over 791 acres of land. Here you can explore over 14 miles of sniff-tastic trails through the forest and along the Navesink River, fish, and observe the wildlife that live here. If you get hungry, head to Maria’s Pizza and Restaurant. Here you can tuck into some sandwiches, pizza, and pasta, as well as sit out at one of the dog friendly tables with your canine.

Atlantic Highlands Borough Center

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Population Density
3,156 per sq. mi.

Atlantic Highlands Borough Center

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If your furry friend loves to explore new places, then make sure that you head through to Atlantic Highlands where you can explore the Henry Hudson Trail with your beloved companion. With over 22 miles, these sniff-tastic trails have plenty of trees to provide you with shade when it is hot, as well as wetlands and streams. if your stomach starts to growl, be sure to head to the Atlantic Bagel Company. Here you can get your paws into some cheesesteaks, sandwiches and salads. Your pup is more than welcome to join you at one of the tables outside. 

Leonardo

12
Population Density
3,213 per sq. mi.

Leonardo

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Every canine needs to enjoy some daily exercise, which means you have got to head to Bill Kunkel Memorial Park! This is a pawsome green spot that is located not far away from Highlands in the puptown of Leonardo. Here your doggo can enjoy rolling and roaming around on the grass, and there is enough space to play fetch. There are also furrific amenities here that you can enjoy with the whole family, including a baseball field, two basketball courts, three tennis courts and a playground for the kids to have some fun. There are also some trees that will provide you with shade when it is hot outside.

Sea Bright

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Population Density
184 per sq. mi.

Sea Bright

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There is nothing better on a sunny day than enjoying a trip to the beach with your furry friend! Just next door to the east of Highlandsis the puptown of Sea Bright where you can visit the furrific Sandy Hook. This is a pawsome beach that welcomes all beloved companions! Now your pup can enjoy having sand underneath his or her paws, as well as the oppawtunity to splash in the sea. All pooches can be top dog at Sandy Hook, as long as he or she remains on leash during your visit.