Dog walking in East New York

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Flexible scheduling

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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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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 New York, Brooklyn

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

Pedro BEast New York, Brooklyn

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 MEast New York, Brooklyn

4.9

(2974)

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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 PEast New York, Brooklyn

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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Matthew KEast New York, Brooklyn

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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 HEast New York, Brooklyn

4.9

(1780)

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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 New York, Brooklyn

4.9

(1760)

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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 New York, Brooklyn

4.9

(1784)

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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 New York, Brooklyn

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 New York, Brooklyn

4.9

(1572)

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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 New York

Touted as NYC’s hottest new neighborhood, densely-populated East New York is expanding rapidly. The area was rezoned in 2016, which made this Brooklyn borough an attractive spot for investors. East New York is also a great spot to find affordable housing in the Big Apple, and the number of available residential properties has spiked in the last year.

It’s also the pawfect place to be a dog owner! East New York is home to a short trail that's perfect for a quick walk with a leashed dog. For everything else, you'll just need to travel a short distance into other Brooklyn neighborhoods. Brooklyn and its surrounding areas are home to over 50 vet clinics, so you’ll never have to worry about finding quality vet care. Treat your pooch to a fancy dinner date at Tatiana, an upscale Russian eatery that welcomes dogs at its outdoor tables.

Work off all those calories at one of Brooklyn’s 16 dog parks. Make sure to check out Sirius Dog Run, which is named in honor of a Lab who died during the 9/11 search and rescue operations. It's a small park, but your pooch is sure to have a howlin' good time!

East New York is a furrific place for dogs and their owners!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in East New York

East New York

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Population Density
58,206 per sq. mi.

East New York

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Whether you and Fido live in the Big Apple, or you’re just visiting here, you’ll find pup-friendly activities in East New York. Take time to visit the Fresh Creek Nature Preserve and walk the half-mile trail that follows the creek. Enjoy catching views of the waterfowl, butterflies, and flora that inhabit this untamed salt marsh area. Roam the open fields along Shore Parkway. Fido is welcome to join you provided you keep your pooch on a leash no longer than 6 feet and you pick up any waste. Make sure to have proof your canine companion’s license and current rabies vaccination with you. 

Canarsie

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
45,733 per sq. mi.

Canarsie

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You and Fido can get out and enjoy the fresh air when you’re in Brooklyn’s Canarsie neighborhood, located to the southwest of East New York. Head over to Canarsie Park to let your pooch get some off-leash exercise. Dogs are welcome to romp freely in some areas of this park. Explore the extensive network of walking trails and wooded areas with your special pal. City regulations require that you keep your four-footed pal away from playgrounds and ballfields, and that you clean up your pup’s messes.  Remember to keep proof of rabies vaccination and license with you when you’re in any public place. 

Howard Beach

24
Population Density
7,117 per sq. mi.

Howard Beach

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Share your love of nature with your pooch when you’re in the Howard Beach area. This neighborhood borders East New York to the east. Here, you’ll find Spring Creek Park, a pawtacular natural area with incredible walking trails. Bring Fido on a leash that can be up to 6 feet long to wander along the wetlands and catch a glimpse of a variety of butterflies and migratory water birds. After you and your furry friend stretch your legs, head inland to the Old Time Vincent’s Italian & Seafood Restaurant. This pup-friendly restaurant will welcome you and your canine companion at one of their outdoor tables.

Cypress Hills

12
Population Density
48,953 per sq. mi.

Cypress Hills

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The neighborhood of Cypress Hills, on the north border of East New York, has a few city parks for you and Fido to visit. For a quiet stroll, head over to City Line Park. You and your pooch can walk along the trail in the park as long as your furry friend is on a leash up to six feet long and you don’t wander on to the ball field. When you want to go for a jog or spend time exploring nature with your canine pal, go over to Highland Park. Take in stunning views of the Ridgewood Reservoir, the Atlantic Ocean, and other surrounding landscape as you treat your special pal to some fresh air and green space.

Woodhaven

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Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
42,588 per sq. mi.

Woodhaven

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About 5 miles by car from East New York, the neighborhood of Woodhaven is a pawtastic location for you and Fido to explore. Most of this area is filled by Forest Park, a 500-acre area that includes over 165 acres of woods. Explore nature with your pooch along the extensive hiking paths. While on the trails, keep your pal on a leash that’s no longer than six feet. Treat your pal to some off leash social time with other furry companions at the K9 Korral Dog Run in the park. There are separate play areas for large and small dogs. You can use the waste bags that are available in the park to pick up after your pooch.