Dog walking in Valley Stream

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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.

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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John LValley Stream, NY

4.9

(3410)

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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 BValley Stream, NY

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 MValley Stream, NY

4.9

(2898)

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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 PValley Stream, NY

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 KValley Stream, NY

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 HValley Stream, NY

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

Dan KValley Stream, NY

4.9

(1712)

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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 BValley Stream, NY

4.9

(1656)

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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 SValley Stream, NY

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 WValley Stream, NY

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 Valley Stream

Not long after it was first settled, Valley Stream, New York became a thriving agricultural community. The beautiful land was just perfect for farming and raising cattle. Soon, the farmers built up the little community and opened a general store. Mills came next. Then the stagecoaches. Can you imagine riding across the beautiful countryside and seeing New York City being built right before your eyes? 

The majesty of Valley Stream's countryside is still alive today. The only real difference is that now you can see modern sights from your car window instead of waiting for a stagecoach. Or, you can catch a bus from Valley Stream to NYC, so you're never far from the amenities the Big Apple has to offer.

While you are here, you will want to take your whole family -- furry members included, of course! -- over to Valley Stream State Park. Here, you will find multiple trails to walk with your dog, as long as he stays on leash. There are cabin rentals, lakes, and even tent spots as well. There are 97 acres to explore, so come prepared for an adventure! 

If you would like an off-leash option, head to Valley Stream Dog Park. You'll have to register to use the park, but they do offer day passes and visitor passes if you're just passing through. You'll have everything you need here to enjoy the perfect day at the dog park!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Valley Stream

Cochran Place

48
Population Density
7,209 per sq. mi.

Cochran Place

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Want to enjoy some mutts-needed playtime with your dog in large, open fields? Head over to Valley Stream's Barrett Park! This community park is home to an enclosed children's park, so both your human and fur babies can have fun playing here! You'll want to bring plenty of water and doggie waste bags, since these aren't provided here. Picnic tables are set in shady spots so that you can have a picnic in the shade. Locals really love this park, so you're sure to make some new friends here. You will love the relaxing atmosphere at this furrific park!

Fulton Street

36
Population Density
51,150 per sq. mi.

Fulton Street

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Okay, we all know Brooklyn is an amazing place. There is so much to do here with your pet that it can be hard to choose where to go first. Luckily, it's just 12 miles away from Valley Stream, so you can visit any time you like! If you are out having a blast in Brooklyn and get hungry, come on over to Habana Outpost. The fare is authentic Mexican and Cuban foods, complete with just enough spice. Make sure your dog can handle loud music, because live bands play regularly here.  Food is always important, but this place is a community hot-spot for artists as well.

Gerritsen Beach

24
Population Density
66,609 per sq. mi.

Gerritsen Beach

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If you and Fido are looking for a place to beat the heat, then you will be thrilled to know that Gerritsen Beach is also dog-friendly! You can bring your dog with you to dig, splash, and play in the sand and surf. This is a beach, so you'll need to bring your own drinking water. You don't have to keep your dog on his leash, but be aware that there are no fences. Trash cans are provided; please bring your own doggie bags for cleaning up after your dog. Come and enjoy some fun in the sun just 12 miles from Valley Stream.

Gramercy Park

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
98,820 per sq. mi.

Gramercy Park

12

Valley Stream is only 25 miles away from the Big Apple, which has so many places to enjoy with Fido that you won't know where to go first! If it's off-leash fun you're after, head to Stuyvesant Square Dog Park.  This is the go-to place for your dog to come and socialize with other dogs. This is a very quiet and well-maintained dog park located in the scenic Stuyvesant Square Park. Right across from the dog park is a trail that allows you to walk your dog off-leash! You will need to bring your own water and doggie bags, as they are not provided. The whole area is heavily shaded with plenty of places for sit and enjoy the day.

Middletown Pelham Bay

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,261 per sq. mi.

Middletown Pelham Bay

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The Bronx is another pawtastic place to explore, and it's only about eighteen miles from Valley Stream. Here, you will find Pelham Bay Park Dog Run. Your pup will have lots of wide open space to run and play with other dogs here. If you have a water-loving dog, you will even find that there is plenty of opportunity for your pet to splash around. There are water stations, but during the winter, there is no running water. You will want to have your own doggie bags because these aren't stocked regularly and are often unavailable.