Dog walking in Wynantskill

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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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Amanda PWynantskill, NY

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“Walking and tail wagging”

My name is Amanda and I adopted a pup Maggie when she was 11 months old. I love to be outdoors with her and she is my four legged best friend! I have been a dog lover since day one and can’t wait to meet your furry companion. Nonsmoker, clean drivers license and own vehicle.

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Cassandra MWynantskill, NY

4.9

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“Walking Rover All Over”

I have always had a genuine love for animals and have been providing pet care services for over 10 years. I am very active and willing to walk your dogs for any length and in any weather!  I get along with dogs of all breeds and sizes. I look forward to providing your pets with the best love and care!

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Haylee SWynantskill, NY

4.9

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Hi! My name is Haylee! I am 30 years old, and have always been an animal lover. I have years of experience working with all different breeds of dogs. I also have experience working in a boarding kennel, and experience with in-home (in the owner's home) pet sitting, and dog walking. I have experience working with a dog groomer, so I'm available to bathe dogs and trim nails too. I look forward to getting to know you and your dog!

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Caroline BWynantskill, NY

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Hi there! My name is Caroline and I’ve been working with dogs my entire life. I have recently (as of June 2018) received my diploma in Veterinary Assistance and am an emergency assistant at Upstate Veterinary Specialties and specialize with nutrition and behavior. Needless to say, your dog's well-being is more important to me than anything! I look forward to meeting you and your pup!

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Julie BWynantskill, NY

4.9

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I have owned dogs my entire life and love them. I have watched neighbors/friends dogs either overnight/long weekends/day trips and have had them stay with me in my home. I walk my dog daily and love to be outside with her. I love all kinds of dogs (and cats).... would love to meet your dog.

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Sofia GWynantskill, NY

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I have many years of dog experience :) I have owned several dogs, been a dog walker on my own for several years, and have a great love for the outdoors and animals.

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Caitlin GWynantskill, NY

4.9

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“Always up for an adventure!”

Hi my name is Cait! I grew up with the sweetest black lab to ever grace this earth (literally). I have experience pet sitting all types of breeds and animals. I am very energetic so long walks are welcome! I run cross country so I would love to take your dogs on a run if they need any extra exercise!

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Dave PWynantskill, NY

4.9

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Hi, thank you for considering me to walk your dog. I am a lifetime dog owner and dog lover, who is great with animals (and people) and appreciate you considering me to care for your special family member! I look forward to providing your pet with a safe, fun and satisfying experience. I am also a jogger, so if your dog is high energy and you would like him/her to have more of a run/jog, I will gladly accommodate.

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

Kristina LWynantskill, NY

4.9

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Hi, my name is Kristina, I grew up with dogs being part of my family my whole life. So I know how important your fur child means to you. I just adopted a beautiful Golden Retriever German Shepard mix named Bailey, she just turned 3 on September 8th. I adopted her in November of 2017 from a shelter called Southern Paws who work with many shelters to help give dogs a better chance at having a great life. Becoming part of Wag gave me an opportunity to work with dogs and get them outside to explore the world around them. Walks make dogs happy and stay healthy and that is a big plus for your pet visit. I am not certified in any way expect a certified pet lover and treat giver if that counts. Your Wag Walker, Kristina

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Justin TWynantskill, NY

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“Did you woof for me?”

Hi I am 32 and love all animals and enjoy spending time with dogs. They help us in many ways, they can be a best friend or a family member. And best of all they are always there for you.

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Dog Walking in Wynantskill

Wynantskill is a census-designated place located in Rensselaer County. This hamlet is considered a suburb of Troy. The city benefits from an optimal location near two of New York's most populated cities: Albany, which is located around 8.5 miles across the Hudson River, and Troy, which is located about 4 miles away.

You can rest easy if you're visiting this place with your furry baby, because Wynantskill has a veterinary clinic that will take proper care of your pooch in case of accident or emergency. No need to travel to the big city!

Unsurprisingly, Wynantskill isn't the most dog-friendly place in the vicinity. You won't find any dog parks, dog-friendly restaurants, or Fido-friendly hotels here. Thankfully, Wynantskill's proximity to muttropolitan areas like Albany and Troy means you're never far from canine-friendly fun! You'll find more dog parks and restaurants that cater to canine customers than you can shake a stick at!

Looking to take a day trip with your darling dog while you're in Wynantskill? Pack up the car and make the 45-minute drive to Peebles Island State Park. The park offers 190 acres of beautiful open fields, picnic areas, and plenty of trails where doggos are allowed to explore! Remember to keep Fido on a leash while you're here.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Wynantskill

Normanskill

48
Dog Parks
2 parks

Population Density
1,055 per sq. mi.

Normanskill

48

Around 13 miles away from Wynantskill, in a neighborhood called Normanskill in the western part of Albany, you'll find two doggie parks where your pup will have pawlenty of fun! The first one is Normanskill Farm Dog Park, which is a nice, clean, off-leash park where you can find a creek for those pups that love to cool off and swim around. Beautiful scenery, plenty of space, and walking trails outside of the fenced area are some of the added bonuses of this park. The second dog park is Hartman Road Dog Park, which offers running water, a kiddie pool in the summer, and waste baggies for cleaning up! 

North Albany - Shaker Park

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,823 per sq. mi.

North Albany - Shaker Park

36

If you have a socialized doggo with good manners and all the necessary vaccinations, you can visit the off-leash Department of General Services Dog Park. Your pooch will pawsitively love exercising in this park, which is located just 7 miles outside of town. The park is very clean, generally not too crowded, and it provides a safe double-gated entrance. Other than having running water for proper hydration, the park also puts out kiddie pools so doggos can dip their paws in the hot weather. There is also a shaded gazebo that provides shade for the doggie parents. All you need to bring is some waste baggies!

Upper Washington Avenue

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,911 per sq. mi.

Upper Washington Avenue

24

A different pawssibility close to Wynantskill is the Westland Hills Dog Park, located around 11 miles away in a neighborhood called Upper Washington Avenue in Albany. This off-leash park isn't the largest in the area, but it does have plenty of shade and wading pools, which makes it perfect for summer days. Water accessibility is another plus. When it's raining, the park can become a bit muddy, so it's a nice idea to bring a towel with you. Doggies that are friendly and up-to-date on all the necessary vaccinations are welcome in this park with their human parents! Don't forget to be a respawnsible dog owner and clean up after your pooch.

Town Park Road

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,662 per sq. mi.

Town Park Road

12

If you want to visit a park located on the same side of the Hudson River, try the East Greenbush Dog Park. The park is located around 10 miles away from Wynantskill, in East Greenbush. If you decide to visit this park, you should know that the park requires a permit. Officially, permits are only available for town residents, but this rule is not strictly followed. Otherwise, the park is not very big, but it's nicely fenced. There are hiking trails throughout the park, but if you're outside of the fenced area, you have to keep your pooch on-leash. Children under 10, dogs in heat, unlicenced pooches, and puppies under 4 months are prohibited from the park. 

Washington Park

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Population Density
5,325 per sq. mi.

Washington Park

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If you're looking for someplace the whole family can enjoy, we recommend Washington Park in Albany. The park is located less than 10 miles away from Wynantskill and offers plenty of activities and scenic views that you can enjoy with your pooch. The place has plenty of flowers, a small lake, gazebos, water fountains, and plenty of events! The best part? There's also an off-leash area here where you can always find a friendly bunch of pooches chasing frisbees and socializing! Cleaning up after your four-legged baby is a must here, so practice good "petiquette" and don't forget to bring those baggies.