Dog walking in Alexandria

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I am retired nurse who loves dogs. I would love to an opportunity to work with you and help to provide your baby with care and love so you can do what you need to do. I have been a dog lover for years and have always had babies in my life. Each one has been a great opportunity for me to share and receive, loving them as they are. There is no such thing as a bad dog, they all are so wonderful and very special. Whatever you need, just let me know, I can do so much to help you with carrying for your babies. If you have any questions or need to know more about me, please feel free to contact me. I look forward to hearing from you.

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Hello. My name is Rob Kritter from Gahanna, Ohio. I grew up in the country around several types of dogs and have owned one or more my whole life. I absolutely love being around them and take this job very seriously. I promise to give your dog the best care possible and all of the love and attention they deserve. I currently own a miniature schnauzer named Pepper who is great around my kids and a very important part of our family. I understand that dogs are like children to most of us and will treat your dog like they were one of my own.

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Dog Walking in Alexandria

The village of Alexandria is about 30 miles northeast of Columbus. This small town is within 20 miles of several facilities where you and your furry pal can get outdoors together. If you're looking for a veterinarian to care for your pup, you'll find a clinic here.

Plan a trip to the Lazy River at Granville Campground. This property is in a valley off Dry Creek Road. There are hiking trails, a dog park, tent sites, RV hookups, and more here. Well-behaved pooches are welcome in the facility if they're on a lead. 

Drive northwest about six miles to the T. J. Evans trailhead in Johnstown. The former railroad corridor extends 14.3 miles to Newark. Jog on the paved multi-use pathway with your furry pal. Always remember to keep them on a lead and to pick up after them. Bring water with you for your trek.

Treat Spot to social time at Infirmary Mound Park. With 316 acres, this facility has plenty of space for you to stretch your legs. There are over seven miles of trails, picnic areas, and a 4-acre dog park here. When you're not using the off-leash area, keep your fur baby on a lead.

Alexandria and the surrounding areas offer lots of ways for you to explore the outdoors with your pup.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Alexandria

Alexandria

49
Population Density
2,856 per sq. mi.

Alexandria

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Alexandria is a small community with single-family homes, an elementary school, a public library, and some local businesses. There's a pond and a community park in town where you can enjoy some fresh air with your pooch. A furiffic place to take Spot exploring is Lobdell Reserve off Mounts Road. There are about eight miles of trails, a disc golf course, and spectacular views in this 210-acre facility. Hike through stream corridors, wetlands, meadows, and woodlands here. You'll need to bring water for your outing. Also, remember to bring bags for waste and to keep your furry pal on a lead.

West Granville

37
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,180 per sq. mi.

West Granville

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The western region of Granville is about 4.5 miles east of Alexandria. There are single-family homes on wooded lots and some apartment buildings in this community. You'll find a pawtastic recreational area that backs up to Raccoon Creek here. Check out Wildwood Park off West Broadway. This facility includes a picnic area with grills, athletic fields, and a dog park. There are waste receptacles throughout the property so that you can easily clean up any droppings. The off-leash area is near the creek at the back of the grounds. Keep your pup on a lead in the rest of the park.

Granville

24
Population Density
9,767 per sq. mi.

Granville

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The downtown area of Granville includes houses, apartments, historical sites, and businesses. This neighborhood is about 5.4 miles southeast of Alexandria. Visit the Granville Historical Society on East Broadway to learn the history of this community. On the west side of the village, you'll find a pawesome natural area that was once a quarry. Today, Sugarloaf Park off West Broadway is a wooded property with footpaths and a picnic area. Hike up the hill with your pup to see the founder's monument. Carry water and bags with you to clean up any messes. Keep your dog on a lead while here.

Pataskala City Center

12
Population Density
8,058 per sq. mi.

Pataskala City Center

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City Center in Pataskala is about eight miles southwest of Alexandria. This densely populated area includes commercial buildings, houses, apartments, and a golf course. Just west of the downtown district, you'll find a passive recreation facility. Take Spot to William V. Karr Park off West Broad Street. This nine-acre property is behind the city's Administration Building, and it includes a playground, shelters with grills, and some open space. Play fetch and have a cookout with your four-footed friend out here. Remember to keep your pal on a lead when visiting public grounds. Keep bags handy to clean up your pet's waste.

Columbia Center/ Moreland Corners

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Population Density
956 per sq. mi.

Columbia Center/ Moreland Corners

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Around the neighborhood of Columbia Center/Moreland Corners, you'll find residential developments, some apartments, and farmland. The streets here have sidewalks where you and Fido can go strolling together. There's a large recreational facility in the northwest corner of this community. Bring your pooch to Thomas J. Evans Foundation Park off McIntosh Road. On the 78-acre property, you'll find playgrounds, athletic fields, wooded areas, and a 1.4-mile trail. Meander through the woods and around the rest of the grounds with your canine companion. As long as you keep pets on a lead, they can come with you. Carry bags to pick up waste.

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