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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.
My name is Rachel. I have an 18 pound rescue mix with his own instagram. I recently moved to the area to finish graduate school. I look forward to walking your pup!
Hello! I am a walker with a variety of experience—I earned my degree in Animal Behavior and have worked as a dog trainer doing obedience, agility, and scent training. I also have experience working in a dog daycare and pet sitting and walking. I love all kinds of dogs, big and small! I look forward to meeting your pups :)
Socially Distanced Pet Care
Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience
“Have been, and forever will be a dog lover.”
I grew up on a farm with many animals. I also have dog sat many dogs; one of them was a St Bernard, for 2 weeks, whos family was in the hospital after their home burnt down. My best friend (a miniature Jack Russell) passed around the same time I moved away for college and I can only have a Guinea pig in my apartment.I love all animals, from a hamster to a horse, but my favorite are dogs.I currently go to college at SUNY SCCC and miss my dog and farm alot, I have alot of love to give to your pup!
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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Can run with dogs, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Training experience
Hi, I'm Catherine. I grew up in upstate New York with a golden retriever named Snickers and loved taking him on long walks, runs (sometimes), and adventures (all the time). I genuinely enjoy spending time with dogs and showing them patience, care, and a fun time! I'm very active and when I'm not walking your furry pal, I'm likely running or weight training. I would love to help keep your dog healthy, fit, and happy! I'm disciplined and responsible. I want to provide you and your dog the best experience with Wag! and give you peace of mind knowing your dog is in good hands.
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Hello! My name is Kylee and I myself own two dogs; Romeo and Amber. I have had dogs growing up my entire life as my grandparents have raised and trained Siberian Huskies since I was fairly young. I have experience with all sizes and energy levels as well as a strong background in training and commands. I really look forward to meeting your pooch and giving them the outside time they’ve been looking forward to all day!
I’m a Utica College graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal behavior. I myself is a dog parent so I understand the need to find the right person to care for your family member. I do know how to perform CPR in case of an emergency. I will care for your pet as if they were my own and that’s with love, respect, and patience.
I love working with dogs of all sizes and energy levels. I grew up with 150lb Newfoundlands and currently volunteer with a hound rescue and a local animal shelter. I have fostered rescue dogs and taken them to obedience classes. I will take excellent care of your dog and treat it as if it were my own. I frequently care for my mother's senior Newfoundland with many health needs when she is out of town, and I can follow detailed care instructions as required. I have one young dog at home, Minnie, who was a 'foster fail' and is the love of my life. She is great with other dogs and loves to play. I understand that some dogs take a while to warm up to a new person so I would be happy to do a meet and greet in advance of any services as needed. I look forward to meeting you and your pup!
Hi there, My name is Chasity. I am an active and ambitious young woman residing in the Hopkinton area. Working with dogs is what I love to do. I am beyond excited to work alongside you and your dog to ensure that you will feel comfortable while they are with me and that they will receive the physical activity, safety, love and care that they desire.
Hi! I’m Kerri, a current college student in New York. Back at my house upstate, I have a dog (who I miss very much). I absolutely love dogs and I can’t wait to get to know all kinds of dogs on walks! Before my current dog, Arnie, I had a beagle when I was young. From these two, I have experience with both senior dogs and puppies. In high school I also worked at a veterinary hospital.
Top Pet Caregiver
Can run with dogs, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care
Whitestone is a neighborhood in Queens, New York that’s about a 30-minute drive from New York City. This area sits along the East River and has some incredible city views along the water. There’s one animal hospital in Whitestone and several others within a couple of miles, and you can also find plenty of dog-friendly attractions surrounding the neighborhood.
Queens is filled with paw-friendly activities, like enjoying the great outdoors at Flushing Meadow Corona Park, which is about five miles from Whitestone. This park has a whopping six playgrounds, sporting fields, a botanical garden, and more – most of which your leashed pup can explore with you for a full day of fun outdoors. A little over nine miles from Whitestone is Forest Park, which offers hiking trails, open space, and picnic areas for you and your pup to enjoy the day together.
You can also bring your dog into Manhattan if you really want to get adventurous! There are several dog runs located on the island, but you can also enjoy some more unique adventures, like the Strayboots and BarkPost Central Park Tour. Learn about the city’s culture while you explore with your furry friend.
All around Whitestone, you’ll find plenty of pawportunities for dog-friendly fun!
Bay Terrace in Queens is just about two miles from Whitestone and is where you’ll find Fort Totten Park, a beautiful place that sits right on Little Neck Bay. Tourists and locals love this park for its pretty views, fun events, and perfect location for kayaking and swimming. Your leashed dog can join you in many areas of the park, but there’s also a dog run inside! This fully-fenced spot overlooks the water and has a good amount of space for your furry friend to exercise and make some new friends. With some shady areas and a doggie water fountain, your pup has everything he needs here for a fun time.
Greenpoint in Brooklyn is about 11.9 miles from Whitestone and just across the East River from New York City. You’ll find dog-friendly hotels here if you’re just visiting, as well as some restaurants that welcome furry paws. Check out The Gibson, a fun bar with an inviting, casual atmosphere which allows your dog inside or on the outdoor patio! There are also two beautiful dog parks in the neighborhood: McCarren Park and McGolrick Dog Park, both of which are fenced and allow dogs to run off their leashes. Need a haircut? Head to Exhibit Salon, one that allows your furry friend to join you for your hair appointment.
Astoria is a neighborhood in Queens that’s slightly over nine miles from Whitestone. Astoria is a pawfect place to find some dog-friendly dining in the area. Grand Café and Lounge is a pupular dining spot that offers chicken, seafood, wraps, and delicious coffee drinks. Or, try nearby Flo Urban Kitchen if you want to taste some different cultures. You’ll find everything from sushi to Greek salads here! Oliver’s is another fun place for you and your pup to visit, serving American favorites like burgers and steaks. Your pup is welcome at the outdoor seating areas of any of these restaurants.
Long Island City, a neighborhood in Queens, is mostly surrounded by water and has some incredible views of New York City. It’s about 12.7 miles from Whitestone. You can check out the Murray Playground Dog Park, a small but fun spot for Sparky to get off his leash and have some fun outside. In the neighborhood is also Big Alice Brewing, a pupular brewing company that allows well-behaved dogs inside to join their owners. Or, check out one of several dog-friendly restaurants with outdoor seating, like LIC Bar, a furtastic place to wind down with friends and enjoy some music by local musicians.
A little under eight miles from Whitestone is the Middletown-Pelham Bay neighborhood of Bronx, NY. You won’t want to pass over this neighborhood if your dog is an adventurous outdoor lover! Pelham Bay Park is an incredible spot with tons of open space and hiking trails that welcome leashed dogs and their owners. The park has some furtastic views of the shoreline and beach areas for your dog to splash in the water! You can also take your pooch to the dog run within the park, which gives Percy plenty of space to run and offers benches and some shady areas for owners.
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