Dog walking in Allentown

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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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Abby MAllentown, PA

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“Love is a four legged word”

My name is Abby and obviously, I love dogs! I've had them all my life. I've always known dogs to be apart of the family and have easily gotten along with pretty much any dog. I have 2 rescues myself, Lena and Bella who are total loves. In addition to my love for dogs, I'm creative, friendly and honest. I have my own home based home goods business and have a flexible sales management position with a floral company. Any questions feel free to ask!

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Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Training experience

Jackson KAllentown, PA

4.9

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My name is Jackson. I am 28 years old and live in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Growing up I had a wire-haired Viszla named Max who was always at my side throughout my childhood. Recently, I've been taking care of a my friends' Jack Rustle Terrier and Rottweiler when they go away. They trust me to care for their pets after they see how well I interact with them. I get along great with all animals I've encountered, but it's no secret I love dogs the most.

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Kelly HAllentown, PA

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“Wag! Top Walker with over 1,300 walks!”

Hi there! My name is Kelly and I have over 10 years of dog walking and pet sitting experience. I really can’t remember a time when dogs weren’t a big part of my life! I have previous experience working at a veterinary hospital, as well as volunteering at a local animal shelter. I have worked with dogs of all sizes and all temperaments...over 89 different breeds to date! Every dog is different and I love getting to know the things that make each one unique. I can’t wait to meet yours!

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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

Sheila CAllentown, PA

4.9

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Hi! I am Sheila! My entire life I’ve been around animals, from growing up on a farm to working at an animal hospital and always opening my home to pets! I believe our dogs are to be treated as members of the family! My goal as a Wag! Walker is to care for your family with the same quality of care I give mine!!

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Nicholas GAllentown, PA

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Hello there! My name is Nick and I love dogs! They have always been a part of my life and seem to naturally like me. I’d say I’m a good alpha and they always seem to listen to me very well. How different dogs should be treated comes intuitively to me as I have a knack for reading body language. I have moved to Portland about five months ago now, in which time I’ve been walking dogs with my girlfriend who is our neighborhood dog walker. I’ve met many different dogs throughout this time which has increased my knowledge of handling all sorts of different breeds. I hope to give your dogs a fantastic break and make their walks as enjoyable as possible. My goal is to make your dogs as happy as I can because I know these breaks mean a lot more than we could ever know to these little guys. That, as well as my love for all living things, is why I will be sure to give them the best experience possible!

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Caitlin DAllentown, PA

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“I'll treat your pup just like my own!”

Hi! My name is Caitlin D. I am a student majoring in Biology for Pre-Med. I am First Aid and CPR certified. I have 3 dogs myself, Bailey who is a Cockalier and 9 years old, Cookie who is a Cavalier and 3 years old and Bella another Cockalier and is 1 year old. I love animals and look forward to taking care of your dog!

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Dennis BAllentown, PA

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Hi, My name is Dennis and I live in San Diego (Mira Mesa area). I basically owned dogs all my life and trained them to be great companions. I'm convinced that rewarding dogs for good behavior goes a long way. Looking forward going on great walks in the beautiful San Diego sun!

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Jade FAllentown, PA

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“Taking care of your pups, one walk at a time!”

Hi there! In my family there are 3 rescues ranging from personalities and size; the spunky chihuahua mix(who is also the alpha if you ask her), the cowardly black lab mix, and the cuddly, substantial boxer. Since our members are rescues who all came from different pasts, their issues range as much as they do so I have experience working with more sensitive or timid dogs who need a little extra patience as well as dogs whose energy outlasts their attention span.

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Michaela WAllentown, PA

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Hello, my name is Michaela and I’ve been a dog lover since I was little. I’ve owned two dogs in my life and have dog sat for a couple of people. I’m also pretty active and like to run so I have plenty of energy for long walks/ runs. I love the Lehigh valley and know my way around too. I’m excited to walk your dog!

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Tammy TAllentown, PA

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Hi my name is Tammy. I’ve been around dogs, cats and horses for over 35+ years. I have a horse, pony, 3 dogs and 7 cats. I still work with horses, I’ve showed horses. I worked at a dairy farm. I worked as a vet technician at a vet hospital,I was manager at a doggie daycare/boarding facility. I also work at a rehabilitation therapy center for dogs. I have experience giving medications,taking temperature, giving injections. I worked with all sizes dogs, from very small to very large. I’m very reliable, dependable and trustworthy. I have reliable transportation. I enjoy taking care of animals. I have a deep love for them they love you unconditionally no matter what. I treat all animals as if they were my own.

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Dog Walking in Allentown

Allentown was named after William Allen who founded the city in 1972. It is the county seat of Lehigh County and is the largest of three cities that make up the Lehigh Valley. The city became well-known for it was the subject of Billy Joel Song called Allentown. The song depicted the decline of the manufacturing industry in the United Sates.

Along the little Lehigh River is the largest and one of the prettiest parks in Allentown, Lehigh Parkway. The park features many scenic exercise trails in addition to bridle paths, a shooting range, and many fishing locations. Lehigh River is truly a paradise for human, canines, and cats alike. Whether you're pup is young or old, leashed dogs are allowed in the park, just note all accidents should be cleaned up after. There are available plastic bags throughout the park to make the job a little easier.

Bring out the artist in you with some pottery, hand clay building, glass fusing, canvas painting and more! Opened in 1997, Paint Some Pottery has a wide range of options in doing paw prints on any medium. Pet bowls and snack canisters available. Gather the whole gang including your furry friends for some artsy-fartsy hobby. Who knows, your dog might be the next PUG-casso!

Take your shopaholic pup to Chaar who has a fine line of clothing and apparel for you and your animals. The business initially started as a Saddlery but grew to a more extensive shop for humans, dogs, cats and other animals. Let your pup stroll in the canine runway with some fashionable clothes from Chaar!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Allentown

Hamilton District

48
Population Density
10,656 per sq. mi.

Hamilton District

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The Hamilton District in Allentown is a hot spot for everyone, even Spot. Dogs can breathe in the amazing smells and take in the sights of this thriving commercial neighborhood near Old Allentown. People watching pairs best with a meal, and the Hamilton District offers plenty. Billy’s Downtown Diner serves four-legged guests on the patio during breakfast and lunch. Fegley’s Brew Works welcomes dogs to outdoor tables, and specializes in locally brewed drinks. The Hamilton Kitchen and Bar combines and elevates popular dishes and serves dogs at outdoor tables. Bell Hall rounds out this quartet of dog-friendly dining by turning burgers into art--and offers bowls of water to thirty dogs!


Eighth Ward

36
Population Density
25,582 per sq. mi.

Eighth Ward

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Stevens Park in Eighth Ward is a break from a densely populated neighborhood. This small park is not a perfect retreat, but it is a good destination for anyone looking to give their dog some much needed exercise! Stevens Park has a picnic area and playground equipment, as well as open grass. Dogs with energy to burn can leash up and do laps around the park. This park is a great resource for anyone who doesn’t want to have to drive to another neighborhood for fresh air and exercise. Social dogs will get their fill of human contact here!


1st Ward

24
Population Density
6,179 per sq. mi.

1st Ward

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1st Ward in Allentown is home to a wonderful hiking trail. D & L Trail -- Lehigh Canal (South) is a great resource for dogs who need to go the distance. This former canal path has been turned into a multi-use trail. You’ll meet other dogs, joggers, and even equestrians on the path. The canal path is long and doesn’t loop, so make sure to track your pace! If you’re in the area, you can also look up Canal Park and Keck Park. Both offer green spaces, park paths, and picnic areas. Make sure to keep your dog leashed in all three 1st Ward parks!


Fairview

12
Population Density
6,546 per sq. mi.

Fairview

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Trout Creek Park in Fairview is an amazing place to take the whole family, especially the ones with four legs. This park is set along Trout Creek, with direct access to the water. Kids will love the playground, and dogs are sure to love the walking paths and creek. You can walk your dog along a few short but scenic paths through the park and down by the water. There’s lots to sniff out by the creek bank! There are also water fountains, but bring your own dog bowl, as these fountains are too tall for Fido. Leashed dogs will find plenty to enjoy in this neighborhood park.


Park Ridge

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Population Density
3,658 per sq. mi.

Park Ridge

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Despite the name, Cedar Beach Park is light on the “beach” aspect. Though there is some access to Cedar Creek, most of the park is divided into sports fields and playgrounds. It’s still a great place to take your dog, however! It’s large enough to tire out a dog with a lap or two. The variety of spaces give you a few new things to see every time you go. The park is often home to dog-friendly local events, from sports tournaments to fairs. If you’re just looking to walk by the water, don’t worry, you can do that too!