Dog walking in Rush

Book on demand and scheduled walks with local dog walkers

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.

Follow along

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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Monica MRush, NY

5.0

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“I look forward to giving your pup excellent care!”

Hi! I’m Monica and I am very excited to meet your pup! I have taken care of dogs for 10+ years now. I really like spending time with dogs and since I can’t have one of my own at the moment, I look forward to giving yours love and attention! I am a world traveler and a nomad at heart, I have been traveling full time for 5 years, getting to know new places and looking to set roots. Wag makes it so I can work and travel and get to know your city. I really look forward to caring for your dog!!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Adrian LRush, NY

5.0

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Hello! I’m Adrian. I’ve been walking dogs/petsitting on and off for about 5 years now. I recently just moved all the way from Houston, Texas and I’m absolutely loving NYC! I have always loved doggies. I believe they are the most loving and joyful friends this world has to offer, and I look forward to meeting the next pup!

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Kimberly PRush, NY

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“Full time animal lover!”

My name is Kimberly and i am 30 years old I have lived in Jacksonville Florida most of my life. when I was little I grew up with a cat and later my parents finally allowed me to get a dog he was a dachshund jack Russel mix so you know he had a lot of energy. we would go for walks every day and pay with his ball it was his favorite. Now I own three dogs two are dachshunds and the other is a border collie mix. their ages range from 2 to 5. along with owning my own babies I also worked at PetSmart

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

Samantha KRush, NY

5.0

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Hi! I’m Sam. I grew up in Jacksonville, Florida and I currently go to school at the University of Rochester in New York. I have volunteered at various shelters in both locations. I want to love Jax dogs when I come home on breaks and love Roc dogs when I’m at school! I have been a pet owner since I was born with dogs, cats, gerbils, fish, chickens, bees, and rabbits! I am currently a bearded dragon owner. Animals are a passion of mine. It’s truly a privilege to meet and care for your dog!

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Kane WRush, NY

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“Eager to meet your furry homie!”

Hi, I'm Kane! I've been around doggos my whole life. They always bring joy to me if I'm having a bad day! I grew up taking care of pups around my neighborhood. I’m a graduate student looking to stay busy! Can’t wait to meet your furry friends!

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Fast walker

Sarah WRush, NY

4.9

(163)

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“Let me love your pets!”

Hello! I recently moved from Baltimore to Rochester and walked over 150 dogs while living in Maryland! I’m so excited to continue walking dogs here in the 585! I have my own kitty cat & Shetland sheepdog - I will love on your pet as if they are my own

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Puppy care, Fast walker

Sara BRush, NY

4.9

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Hi! My name is Sara. I have taken care of dogs pretty much my whole life from owning them to sitting for them. I always put the dog first making sure I meet their needs. I have some spare time during in my schedule and would love to meet your furry friend!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Puppy care

Madison FRush, NY

4.9

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“All dogs are good dogs”

Hello! My name is Madison, I am a 20 year old student who is obsessed with dogs! I have my own 5 year old rescue pup named Webster. I am skilled with walking and training dogs of all kinds, shapes, attitudes, and sizes. I strictly believe in positive reinforcement, and that all dogs are good dogs some just need special care. I will make sure that you and your pup have a great experience with Wag and I am so excited to meet you and your four legged friend!

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, 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

Ellie GRush, NY

4.9

(62)

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I’m Ellie, and I’m the owner of a carrot-loving, vacuum-hating Old English Sheepdog, Rooney. I started walking for Wag! in 2018 when I was living in NYC, and now pick up walks wherever I am/go! I also have experience sitting, namely Daisy the Shih Tzu.

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Olivia HRush, NY

4.9

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I am a loving, safe, and responsible pet lover! I love any opportunity I get to spend time with animals. I am very responsible and knowledgeable about many different types of dogs and how to handle different situations with pets. I have had many animals in my life that have been happy and safe in my home!

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Dog Walking in Rush

If you and your dog love hiking together and eating together at dog-friendly restaurants, Rush is perfect for you! This New York town has numerous restaurants, trails, and parks that welcome dogs. If your pup needs a check-up, there are many great veterinary clinics in Rush’s neighboring towns of Henrietta and Honeoye Falls.

If you’re looking for a pawesome place to take your dog for an on-leash walk, check out Lehigh Valley Trail. This 16.4-mile paved trail goes from Rush to Victor. Along the way, it passes by peaceful farmland, lovely wooded areas, and beautiful ponds and creeks. Bring doggy bags and water for your pup, and have a great time strolling down this path!

Ganondagan State Historic Site is another fun place to take your dog for an on-leash walk. This historic park was once home to the Seneca tribe, and it has three trails to explore with your dog. If you’d like to hike around a historic fort, try the .64-mile Granary Trail. Or, if you want to learn more about the Seneca tribe, check out the .89-mile The Earth Is Our Mother Trail. No matter which trail you choose, you and your dog are sure to enjoy exploring this park.

Rush and the towns surrounding it are filled with parks, restaurants, and shops that welcome dogs. You and your dog will love spending time in this picturesque small town!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Rush

Lehigh Street

48
Population Density
54 per sq. mi.

Lehigh Street

48

This Rush neighborhood is home to Veterans Memorial Park, a furrific park that welcomes dogs on-leash. This small but beautiful park has a large field where you can take your dog for strolls. It also has a picturesque gazebo that overlooks Honeoye Creek. Bring water and doggy bags with you, and enjoy exploring this community park. If you want to get a bite to eat after the park, head to Rush Creekside Inn. This casual tavern allows dogs at their two outdoor tables. To eat, they offer classic bar fare, including wings, burgers, steak sandwiches, quesadillas, and more. Bone Appetit!

Highland Road

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,328 per sq. mi.

Highland Road

36

If you’re searching for a fun off-leash area for your furry best friend, head to Geneseo Dog Park. Located 22 miles from Rush, this dog park includes two separate fenced sections: one for large dogs and one for small dogs. Both areas feature grassy fields for dogs to run through, and the large dog area also has agility equipment for your dog to play on. If your pup gets thirsty while they’re playing, the park has a water spigot you can use to fill your dog’s bowl. Your dog will love getting to play in this pawsitively amazing dog park!

Highland Park

24
Population Density
5,104 per sq. mi.

Highland Park

24

This Rochester neighborhood is named after huge, dog-friendly Highland Park. Located 12 miles from Rush, Highland Park has tons of walking paths where you can take your dog for on-leash strolls. These paths take you past the park’s lovely manicured gardens and around the scenic Highland Reservoir. If all this walking makes you hungry, head to Bunga Burger Bar. This burger joint allows dogs at their outdoor tables, and your server will bring your dog a bowl of ice-cold water. If your dog was a good boy or girl at the park, treat them to their own plain hamburger patty!

Bull Saw Mill

12
Population Density
655 per sq. mi.

Bull Saw Mill

12

Bull Saw Mill is a residential neighborhood with a park your dog is sure to love, Mendon Ponds Park. This 2,500-acre park is just five miles from Rush, and it allows dogs on-leash. If you want to take a long trek through a stunning meadow, check out the 1.8-mile North Meadow Trail. Or, if you’d rather hike around a scenic pond, hop on the 2.7-mile Quail Pond Loop Trail. You can also hike past unique glacial formations on the .67-mile Devil’s Bathtub Trail, or you can climb up hills and go through the forest on the 4.7-mile East Esker Trail. You and your dog will have a great time exploring all these unique trails!

Highland

0
Population Density
4,951 per sq. mi.

Highland

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Located 13.5 miles from Rush, Highland is home to the always-fun Genesee Valley Park. This park allows dogs on-leash, and it has two trails: the Red Creek Trail and the Genesee Valley Greenway. The Red Creek Trail takes you on a short and scenic loop around Red Creek, and the Genesee Valley Greenway follows the Genesee River. Bring water and doggy bags, and have fun in this park. If you want to cool down after your trek, head to Abbott’s Frozen Custard. This old-fashioned ice cream shop allows dogs at their outdoor tables, and they serve a wide variety of custard flavors, sundaes, and milkshakes.