Dog walking in Rockaway Park

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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 LRockaway Park, Queens

4.9

(3422)

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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 BRockaway Park, 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 MRockaway Park, Queens

4.9

(2911)

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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 PRockaway Park, 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 KRockaway Park, 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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Clarence HRockaway Park, 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 KRockaway Park, Queens

4.9

(1720)

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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 BRockaway Park, Queens

4.9

(1672)

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

Gideon SRockaway Park, 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 WRockaway Park, 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 Rockaway Park

Rockaway Park is a beautiful town in Queens, New York that attracts New York natives, visitors, and new residents from around the country. Residents are drawn to the water-town appeal of Rockaway Park. The neighborhoods are unique and each has its own sense of style that makes it easy to find a place you belong. Rockaway Beach is a popular destination with residents and tourists alike. You will find plenty of dogs along the beaches and boardwalks, so be ready to make plenty of friends. There are several animal hospitals in nearby towns just a short drive away, so you won’t have a problem finding a place to take your dog for his check-ups or any emergencies that arise.

There are eight parks where you can take your dog to run and play the day away. East Atlantic Beach is just a short drive away if you want to explore the neighboring beaches with your dog. You will need to keep your dog on a leash while exploring Rockaway Park but he will be so busy enjoying the water that he won’t even notice. You will also need to keep an eye on your dog when the beaches get busy in case he needs a break to calm down. 

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Rockaway Park

North Rockaway Park

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Population Density
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North Rockaway Park

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North Rockaway Park is a pupperific neighborhood with plenty to do and see with your dog. North Rockaway is conveniently located tight next to the Broad Channel and Far Rockaway for easy commuting. Rockaway Community Park is a popular destination for dog walkers looking for room for a game of fetch. Freeway Dog Run is a dog park in the area with fenced-in areas for off-leash fun. You will still need to keep a leash with you just in case your dog needs a little space. You will also need to keep some waste bags in your pocket to clean up after your dog before you leave the parks.

West Rockaway Park

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West Rockaway Park

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West Rockaway Park is a wonderful neighborhood for dog lovers who also enjoy being right on the water. Marine Park is a wonderful green space surrounded by the waters of Jamaica Bay. You will need some towels with you to help your dog get dry after an afternoon of splashing and sniffing until he is all tuckered out. This is a popular area for commuters with easy access to the Belt Parkway going toward many other towns and cities. The easy commute means you will get a few more precious moments with your dog in the morning before work and a quicker trip back to him at the end of the day. 

Central Rockaway Park

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Central Rockaway Park is home to the famed Flight 587 Park Memorial. Dogs are welcomed there as long as they are on-leash and you clean up after your beloved pup. The Wharf is a nearby restaurant on the water that has outdoor tables where you and your pup can enjoy some of the best seafood around. You will find the sidewalks here are some of the most beautiful places with the best views of the water around. Just make sure you have waste bags with you to help keep the grass and the docks clean for the next round of four-legged visitors. 

East Rockaway Park

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East Rockaway Park has plenty of family-friendly attractions where your dog can also join you. The Bayside Playground is typically for children, but dogs are welcome in the grassy areas on leashes as long as you pick up any messes that they make. There is even a nearby tennis court! The boardwalk at Rockaway Beach is the perfect place to spend an afternoon walking with your dog, so make sure you have plenty of water for the trip and head down to the water for an exciting afternoon of fun with new doggy pals and maybe even some human ones! 

South Rockaway Park

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South Rockaway Park is a quiet and beautiful water town with plenty of places to explore with your adventurous pup. You can explore Jacob Riis Park for an afternoon of walking and rolling around in the grass or playing fetch. You can head over to Fort Tilden for open fields where your dog is welcome on-leash to run and play with you all day. Breezy Point Tip is right on the shoreline and offers both grassy fields and a pupperific beach that will have your dog’s tail wagging all afternoon. Make sure you are ready to make some new friends during the warm months, as the parks and beaches can get busy.