Dog walking in Dexter

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How it works

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Flexible scheduling

Select the date and time that best suit your needs. Want a walk ASAP? We’ve got you covered.

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Customized for your pup

Choose between a 20-minute, 30-minute, or 60-minute stroll for your dog.

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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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Marysol ADexter, OR 97431

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Hello I'm Marysol! I am from Chicago and I currently take care of a chunky, cuddly English lab. We patrol the north side of Chicago and play at the dog beach. Growing up I spent most of my time with the two family beagles, both of which were my best friends. Sadly, I do not currently own a dog of my own but I would love to meet yours. I am also a competitive swimmer and I enjoy staying active. If your beloved furry friend loves to spend time outdoors and exploring, I hope I can join them!

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Grace GDexter, OR 97431

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“On an adventure we go!”

My name is Grace and I am a student studying to be a soft sculpture artist. I enjoy interacting with animals and walking about town to get from place to place, even if it's not to anywhere in particular. I'm a proud pet parent myself and grew up with and around dogs, having done a lot of pet care when I was younger including walking and boarding them for short periods.

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

Jason LDexter, OR 97431

4.9

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I've been a dog walker and sitter for about 4 years including both professionally and through shelters. I'm happy to take your pup either to a park or on a more secluded route, depending on how the walk goes. Also, I love taking pictures of dogs on their walk!

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Macy GDexter, OR 97431

4.9

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“Walking your pups' is my favorite thing to do!”

Hi Wag! parents! I am currently working towards my bachelors degree at OSU to hopefully be a vet technician in my future! I love and adore animals of all shapes and sizes. I have two dogs, Galena an Australian Shepherd and Luthor, a boxer/heeler mix. I also have Malcolm, who is a black cat! I have been walking and looking after dogs and cats for over two years now. I am so excited to get to know your pup!

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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, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Potty training

Julia TDexter, OR 97431

4.9

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“Your Best Friend Deserves the Best Care!”

I am a conscientious, animal loving, trustworthy professional who understands the commitment and dedication required to look after your pet. I have over 15 years experience in animal care including operating a pet sitting business in New York City, am Pet CPR certified and spent many hours volunteering at an animal shelter in upstate NY.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Kristine FDexter, OR 97431

4.9

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“Happy to walk all breeds, all day, in all weather!”

I am a firm believer that a well-exercised, socialized dog is a happy dog! I love being outside in all weather to help dogs get the exercise and socialization they need so that they can rest comfortably while you are away from them. I am a mother to four active boys who are all in school, so my schedule is very flexible. I am reliable, loyal and will love on your dog the whole time I am with them. I am a lover of Annie, our goldendoodle, and take her running, walking and hiking everyday.

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Ashley ADexter, OR 97431

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Hi, I'm Ashley! I just moved to Boston from Colorado with my goofy, lovable St. Bernard, Nana. We're best pals and spend our days working on her obedience, enjoying long walks, and meeting new friends. I have experience walking dogs and pet sitting, and take pride providing safe, loving care to your furry friends!

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Patrick RDexter, OR 97431

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Hi, I'm Patrick! I grew up in Walnut Creek with a very loving Yellow Lab named Nellie and a sweet little mixed-breed dog named Benji. I've been pet sitting and walking dogs since I was 15 and I'm happy and comfortable with all kinds of dogs. I can't wait to meet yours!

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Connor MDexter, OR 97431

4.8

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Hello my name is Connor and I love dogs. I also love being active so working with wag is the ultimate opportunity for me. I attend the university of Oregon during the school year but while I am home in New York I would love to walk as many dogs as I possible can. I can’t wait to help any and all dog families that need me.

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Madelyn CDexter, OR 97431

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“Animals deserve the world.”

I have a lifelong passion and love for all animals. I have been caring for animals since I was young and I truly feel the most comfortable when helping others and animals. They are a major highlight in our lives and deserve nothing but the best from us. I am caring, patient, and would love to be the one to care for your fur baby/babies when you want or need the help! if there's ever something you thinks needs improvement please let me know! Direct message me for website info!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Training experience, Socialization training, Potty training, Therapy training, Puppy training

Dog Walking in Dexter

Dexter is an unincorporated community in Lane County. Since it is located right next to the Dexter Reservoir, this small town sees a lot of visitors. Folks flock to the lake to enjoy fishing, swimming, and boating. There are also miles of trails for adventure loving pups. If your pal needs to see a doctor while in Dexter, you’ll have to travel 10 minutes north to Pleasant Hill for the nearest veterinary clinic.  

When in Dexter, you’ve got to visit the Elijah Bristow State Park. Named after one of the first settlers in the area, this furrific park stretches across 847-acres. Venture down one of the hiking trails with your leashed pup. There are six different trails to choose from that range between one to five miles, so you can choose one that suits your pup’s athletic abilities. Since the trails weave in and out of meadows, woodlands, and wetlands, your dog will get a healthy dose of nature. This area is also home to bald eagles, turtles, and beaver.

If your pooch is itching for some time off leash, the Elijah Bristow State Park also has a designated off leash area. After a hike or a day by the river, stop by this informal dog park so your pooch can socialize with peers and get even more tuckered out.

With endless opportunities for fun in the sun, Dexter is one puptastic place! 

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Dexter

East Dexter

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Population Density
56 per sq. mi.

East Dexter

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The Dexter State Recreation Site is the perfect place to spend some quality time with your furry sidekick, especially if you have a water loving pooch on your hands. This pawsome park is nestled on the banks of Dexter Reservoir and has a boat launch. If you decide to take your pal out on the lake, make sure to bring a doggy life jacket. If boating isn’t your pup’s favorite thing, stay on land and walk through the groves of white oak or find a peaceful spot on the shore and soak up sun. Pack a sandwich, and some treats for your dog, and stick around for lunch. Enjoy views of the Cascade hills while you gobble down your food. 

Pleasant Hill

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Population Density
57 per sq. mi.

Pleasant Hill

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The Jasper State Recreation Site sits on the banks of the Middle Fork Willamette River.  Located in Pleasant Hill, this beautiful open space is just a 10 minute drive from Dexter. Your adventure loving pup will have a grand old time sniffing around the grass area of this riverfront park, or wandering through the nature trails. If your pal would rather ditch the leash and run free, head over to the designated off leash area. There’s plenty of room for romping and wrestling with new playmates, or just trotting around solo. This park also has amazing picnic facilities with covered cooking areas, sinks, and plenty of tables. So bring the whole fam and have a pawty!

Lowell

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Population Density
4 per sq. mi.

Lowell

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The Lowell State Recreation Site sits just across Dexter Reservoir in Lowell. It about 10 minutes from Dexter, and is a great alternative to the Dexter State Recreation Site. It’s slightly smaller, but features a playground, sport courts, and picnic facilities. There’s also a marina and plenty of fishing access. Water loving dogs can go for a dip in the lake or tag along for a boat ride. If your pal wants to keep all four paws on land, take a stroll around the large fields or check out the trails in the park’s wooded section. Since it can be pretty hot during the summer, be sure to keep your pooch well hydrated. 

Filbert Meadows

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Population Density
736 per sq. mi.

Filbert Meadows

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Clearwater Park and Landing is a furrific park located in the southern part of Springfield. It’s about 20 minutes from Dexter, and sits on the banks of the Middle Fork Willamette River. During the dog days of summer, find a mellow section of the river and let your pup go for a refreshing swim. There are also various trails for walking, and large green areas for sniffing. If your pup has energy to burn, follow the Middle Fork Path. It runs parallel to the river and heads four miles west to Dorris Ranch. Be sure to bring water and clean up bags. 

Southeast Eugene

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736 per sq. mi.

Southeast Eugene

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If your pooch is a tree hugger, schedule a trip to the Mount Pisgah Arboretum. Located in Eugene, this wooded haven is less than 20 minutes from Dexter. The 209-acre park is chock full of Douglas fir, cedar, maple, and Oregon ash trees. There are a few different trails to choose from ranging from under half a mile to 1.5 miles. Your four legged friend can commune with nature while meandering through meadows, savannahs, and forests. While you’re out on the trails, make time to stop and smell the wildflowers and keep your eyes open for mushrooms. And, as always, remember to bring water and clean up bags.