Dog walking in North Arlington

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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 LNorth Arlington, NJ

4.9

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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, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Pedro BNorth Arlington, NJ

4.9

(3106)

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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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Susi MNorth Arlington, NJ

4.9

(2895)

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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, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Oquan PNorth Arlington, NJ

4.9

(2098)

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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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Matthew KNorth Arlington, NJ

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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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Clarence HNorth Arlington, NJ

4.9

(1765)

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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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Dan KNorth Arlington, NJ

4.9

(1709)

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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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Robert BNorth Arlington, NJ

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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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Gideon SNorth Arlington, NJ

4.9

(1611)

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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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Ashley WNorth Arlington, NJ

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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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Dog Walking in North Arlington

North Arlington is a suburban borough of northern New Jersey. Located near Newark, North Arlington is just 4 miles across the Hudson River from New York’s Manhattan. Once a copper mining town, it is today densely residential while retaining a small-town feel. The town is bordered by the famed New Jersey Meadowlands with its sports complex and park, and there are several smaller open spaces available for all the activities Fido loves: running, playing and relaxing.

Head to Riverside County Park, which straddles North Arlington and its neighbor Lyndhurst along the Passaic River, and covers 85 acres of level, grassy area. Inside is an off-leash dog park for your pooch to socialize and run off some of her excess energy. The dog park features toys, water bowls and a water filling station, plus shaded benches for the humans. Riverside Park also offers dining areas and walking paths, perfect for on-leash fun for you and your pup.

While no one expects you or your pup to have health problems while enjoying North Arlington, accidents and illnesses do occur. Know that there are at least a dozen veterinarians and veterinary hospitals in the area in and around North Arlington, including one mobile vet, and all aim to get and keep your furry bestie in tip top shape and ready to play. Arf!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in North Arlington

River Rd/ Jauncey Ave

48
Population Density
11,113 per sq. mi.

River Rd/ Jauncey Ave

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The Passaic River flows alongside this neighborhood of North Arlington, and features the Passaic River Park along its banks. This small but relaxing green space has an abundance of wildlife. You and your woofer will enjoy watching the birds while strolling along the riverbank. The park features grassy and wooded landscapes, picturesque bridges and is quiet, making it a perfect spot for skiddish pups. Open 24 hours, the park is lighted and welcomes all dogs on-leash. For more outdoor fun, head to the Vinnie Macaluso Park, named after a well-loved local physician. Primarily a small playground park, it does feature enough trees and grassy areas to satisfy your fur-buddy’s need to romp for an hour or so while the small humans swing and climb.

Borough Center

36
Population Density
2,938 per sq. mi.

Borough Center

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Need a pic of your precious pup to share? The Borough Center neighborhood is home to Alessandra Sawick Photography. Alessandra not only has her certification in photography, she has also had training in dog behavior and personality, and knows just how to bring out your fur-pup’s true self and soul into her photos. Not only will you have an enjoyable few hours' activity with your best friend, you’ll end up with photos you will cherish forever. Alessandra uses a variety of indoor and outdoor settings and  poses until she finds exactly the right one for you and your special Bestie! Smile!

Kingsland

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Population Density
1,573 per sq. mi.

Kingsland

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The Kingsland neighborhood in the nearby township of Lyndhurst is home to the dog-friendly Richard W DeKorte Park. This park is part of an ambitious project to renew and preserve the historic Meadowlands area, and provides education and recreation for the people (and dogs!) that visit. Try some of the many nature trails available, from ½ to 3 miles long. You and Fido can also kayak or canoe through the wetlands to view the thousands of birds of all species living there. While on land, your pup must be leashed, and note that she is not allowed to swim in the wetland’s waters. Walk across the marshes on the boardwalks, or do a little catch-and-release fishing with your pawsome pal beside you, then hunker down for a picnic lunch or dinner. 

Lyndhurst Town Center

12
Population Density
11,227 per sq. mi.

Lyndhurst Town Center

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This neighborhood in the nearby town of Lyndhurst is host to the pup-friendly Lyndhurst Municipal Park, a playground park with the added woofer amenities of lots of grass to frolic and roll on, paved and lighted walkways, benches and a fountain. Many activities and concerts are scheduled there, and Fido is welcome to join his humans if he is leashed. Be sure and check for any specific exclusions before you go. Have a sit in the gazebo out of the sun, or take a walk around the looped path. If hunger pangs strike, take a stroll over to City Lounge, a local hangout that features 3 dog-friendly outdoor tables with 2 television sets on the patio, plus a menu sure to please, featuring burgers, wings and shrimp, plus specials du jour. This is a woof-derful spot to hang out with your furry Bestie. 

Kearny Town Center

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Population Density
20,434 per sq. mi.

Kearny Town Center

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Another one of North Arlington’s nearby communities is Kearny, whose Town Center neighborhood is home to Bone Appetit Barkery, a small shop that features homemade gourmet dog treats, cakes and doggy ice cream. Fido is welcome inside to pick out his own treats, of course. And since you’re in Kearny, make a treat-y day of it by stopping in at Domingo’s Bakery. The treats here are all for humans, but your pup will love joining you at an outside table while you enjoy one of their sweet or savory goodies. The shop specializes in cakes and South American treats like empanadas and cachapas.