Dog walking in East Elmhurst

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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 LEast Elmhurst, Queens

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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 BEast Elmhurst, Queens

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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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

Susi MEast Elmhurst, Queens

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, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Oquan PEast Elmhurst, Queens

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 KEast Elmhurst, Queens

4.9

(1851)

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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

Clarence HEast Elmhurst, Queens

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 KEast Elmhurst, Queens

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 BEast Elmhurst, Queens

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(1652)

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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 SEast Elmhurst, Queens

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 WEast Elmhurst, Queens

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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 East Elmhurst

Walking Fido in the city may be a difficult task sometimes, but East Elmhurst, NY makes it pretty easy. As a neighborhood of the borough of Queens in New York City, the area is in the northern center of the city, lying along the Flushing Bay. With over half a dozen parks and one animal hospital, you won't have any trouble giving Fido the care and exercise he needs.

Overlook Park is without a doubt the perfect place for a walk. From a thickly wooded area to a hilly terrain, you won't be able to overlook this park. The park has trash bins, water fountains and a long walking trail that zigzags throughout the park with beautiful views of the bay and LaGuardia Airport.

If something more open is what you're looking for, head south to Hinton Park, an area occupied by open fields and baseball fields. Dogs must remain on leash around the park, but have plenty of space to run around with access to clean-up stations and benches.

East Elmhurst has plenty more options like Planeview Park, Bulova Park or Veterans Plaza! No matter where you choose to go, Fido will be sure to have fun and get out all that energy!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in East Elmhurst

Corona

48
Population Density
33,167 per sq. mi.

Corona

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The Corona neighborhood features a favorite local dog park known as Louis Simeone Park, and is only a mile from East Elmhurst. Packed with dense trees and a mixture of vibrant grass, sand and paved trails, the park can either be the best option for an afternoon stroll, or a lively game of fetch in the open area. Dogs must remain on leash while playing. Afterwards, head to Leo's Latticini right down the street for affordable deli sandwiches and dog-friendly outdoor seating.

Flushing

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
63,937 per sq. mi.

Flushing

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Only 3 Miles away, the Flushing neighborhood is a great place to go for East Elmhurst dog-lovers. For those looking for an enclosed space, Lawrence Triangle Dog Park is the top pick for free-roaming pups. The park is fenced off and allows off-leash dogs to run around safely, and provide clean-up stations, benches and trash bins for the human's benefit. Fido may want some more room to run about though, which is why Kissena Park would be the next best option. Kissena Park allows all on-leashed dogs to enjoy the .75 miles of trails, different tree species and the scenic views of Kissena Lake. Dogs are even allowed near the lakefront to enjoy fishing!

Willets Point

24
Population Density
42 per sq. mi.

Willets Point

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Anyone who has visited the Willets Point neighborhood of Queens knows it's small, mostly made up of shops and businesses. But as the neighbor of East Elmhurst, and only 2 miles away, it offers the closest activity for Fido and you. That activity is the Flushing Bay Promenade, a waterfront greenway that makes up more than 1.5 miles of trail on the northern edge. The path is welcome to walkers, cyclists, and dog-walkers with leashed-dogs. The track offers not only serene views of Flushing Bay and lush fields encompassing the greenway, but also clean-up stations, water fountains, trash bins, and benches!

Brown Park

12
Population Density
33,283 per sq. mi.

Brown Park

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Brown Park is one of the most densely packed neighborhoods in Queens, and only 5 miles away from East Elmhurst. Despite being so populated, the community still has plenty of parks to offer, like Harvey Park. This open area provides any leashed dog the room it needs to run around, with plenty of trees surrounding it for great privacy. If that doesn't suit your dog's needs, head over to Memorial Field of Flushing, a place with paved, shaded trails that make for a walk no matter time of day, and enclosed recreational baseball fields and tennis courts that allow dogs to come in and roam freely.

College Point

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Population Density
22,799 per sq. mi.

College Point

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The next point on your dog-walking adventure shouldn't just be any point, but College Point. Only 6 miles away, the neighborhood lies on the opposite side of Flushing Bay of East Elmhurst. If you're trying to pinpoint a specific park to go to, then look no further then Frank Golden Memorial Park. The area is right on the East River and takes up a whole peninsula. With over 1 and a half of paved walking trails, the scenic park can't be beat for dog walking places. Not only that, but the park even houses helpful amenities like clean-up stations, water fountains, restrooms, benches and even wi-fi hotspots.