Dog walking in Ridgewood

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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.

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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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John LRidgewood, 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 BRidgewood, 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 MRidgewood, Queens

4.9

(2914)

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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 PRidgewood, 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 KRidgewood, 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 HRidgewood, Queens

4.9

(1766)

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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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Can run with dogs, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Dan KRidgewood, Queens

4.9

(1722)

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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 BRidgewood, Queens

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(1677)

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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 SRidgewood, 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 WRidgewood, Queens

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 Ridgewood

Nestled in the boroughs of Queens, you'll find the quaint little neighborhood of Ridgewood. Although it may be small, Ridgewood likes to look after their furry companions and offers thirteen veterinarians that your dog can visit for a healthy checkup, making it a great spot for Fido to be.

If you and your dog love exploring then check out one of the many different parks in Ridgewood. Evergreen Park a fantastic spot to bring your pup for a nice walk and a good sniff adventure. The park is 3.32-acres of dogtasic fun, and offers a great walking path to take a lovely stroll, and a nice grass field that your pooch can roll around in. If you pooch gets a little dirty, the park even provides a spray shower.

While exploring the Ridgewood neighborhood, you and Fido could get a hankering for some food. Ridgewood has you covered with some pawtastic dog friendly restaurants. Check out Super Pollo, a casual Mexican and Latin American eatery with a great menu to choose from. They have an outdoor patio which is dog friendly and are happy to have your pup to people watch as you enjoy a great meal.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Ridgewood

Greenpoint

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
48,652 per sq. mi.

Greenpoint

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If Fido is craving a little off-leash fun, then take him to the McGolrick Dog Park in Greenpoint which is only three miles away from Ridgewood. This pawsome dog park welcomes all dogs to come and have a great time while their owners look on. The park offers benches for dog parents to relax, and has plenty of shade to help keep your pup cool. The park has two separate areas, so if you have a smaller dog he can play with pups his own size. The park also provides clean-up bags, but has been known to run out, so be sure to bring some with you just in case. Also bring along some water, as the park does not offer it. After a fun day at the park, head over to Bar Matchless and grab some tasty food with Fido. They have a outdoor patio that welcomes Fido to join you while you get your grub on.

Glendale

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
147 per sq. mi.

Glendale

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Going on an adventure through a park can be a great way to bond and spend time with your dog. Highland Park in Glendale, which is less then ten minutes out of Ridgewood, is a fantastic park to take your furry companion to for a great walk and day out. Highland Park is a massive 101.28 acre park that is part wooded areas and part wetlands that your dog is going to love exploring. The park features a BBQ area, restrooms, handball courts and baseball fields, plus a walking path that circles around the parks' water basin. Make sure to bring water to drink and clean-up bags with you while you have a fun adventure.

Gerritsen Beach

24
Population Density
39,076 per sq. mi.

Gerritsen Beach

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If you and Fido fancy dipping your paws into some water then head into Brooklyn. Only five miles out of Ridgewood, this neighborhood offers the Gerritsen Avenue Dog Beach. This little beach is perfect to let your dog run around off leash and splash in the water. Locals say that it is a popular place and can get crowded on the weekends. They also warn about dead jellyfish that wash up on the shore, so keep an eye on Fido while he is frolicking in the water. This beach does not have any restroom or benches, so bring a chair, some water, and clean-up bags with you.

Korea Town

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
89,667 per sq. mi.

Korea Town

12

Korea Town in New York is a great neighborhood to visit with Fido and it is less then 10 miles out of Ridgewood. Korea Town is home to the Madison Square Park Dog Run, which offers water stations for your pup plus benches to sit on. The park is separated into sections for different sized pups, plus plenty of shade is provided by the lush trees that surround the run. After a good day at the park, head over to one of the many dog-friendly restaurants the two of you can grab a bite to eat at. A Voce, Upland, Luke's Lobster-Nomad, and Tre Stell are just a handful of the great places to sit down and eat at with your furry friend by your side.

World Trade Center

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
36,410 per sq. mi.

World Trade Center

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Six miles out of Ridgewood is the World Trade Center neighborhood which is home to the Sirius Dog Run. The dog run is gated and has a ton of obstacles that your dog can run through and play on. They also provide an awesome built in pool for doggies to swim around in, and if your dog is scared to jump into the water, they offer water sprouts so they can still have fun. The park is all asphalt, so no need to worry about mud or dirt. The park was named in tribute to a 9/11 search and rescue dog.