Dog walking in Inkerman

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How it works

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Flexible scheduling

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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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Maria DInkerman, PA 18640

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Hello! I am an animal lover with a rescue pet of my own. I have at least 10 years of dog sitting and walking experience, having owned a dog since I was very young. Now I am a proud Auntie of six dogs, and I would love to help you while helping your pet stay happy and healthy.

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Kirby LInkerman, PA 18640

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Hi! My name is Kirby and I am a lifelong animal lover, especially dogs and cats. I currently own a pit bull mix named Wilma and tabby cat named Fred, and these two are the loves of my life. Growing up I participated in dog agility and obedience with our family dog, and I have experience volunteering at a dog shelter in Binghamton, NY. I understand the importance of patience, respect, and compassion when interacting with animals and I will treat your dog as if it is my own.

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Jacqueline AInkerman, PA 18640

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I work in a shelter for children full-time. 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 their pets. I will treat your furbabies as if they are my own. I enjoy volunteering my time with local dog rescues, fostering dogs/cats and walking dogs at Griffin Pond. I’m very excited to be a part of the Wag community and look forward to loving and caring for your pets!

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

Lauren MInkerman, PA 18640

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“LOVE EM ALL”

My name is Lauren Matthews, and I am a dog lover! I grew up around dogs of all different breed and sizes. Under my supervision every animal will be loved and cared for unconditionally!

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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

Lisa RInkerman, PA 18640

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“Dog's are my passion”

Hi, my name is Lisa and I'm an animal lover. I've owned animals my whole life and that's why I decided to become a certified vet assistant. I've worked at a doggy daycare & boarding facility & I volunteer at my local shelter. I own 3 dogs 2 are rescues & they are my loves. I look forward to meeting you're beautiful pups. I am also an animal reiki practitioner.

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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, Training experience

Tina MInkerman, PA 18640

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“Love your dog like my own”

I am currently a dog mom to two bully breeds, a foster mom for dogs, and a certified canine massage therapist. I have over 20 years experience with all types of dogs and will absolutely treat your dog with respect, love, and compassion - just as if he/she were my own. There is no doubt that your dog will have a wonderful experience if you choose me as their dog walker.

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Sammie FInkerman, PA 18640

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“Safety is my #1 priority!”

Hi dog parents! I have been professionally walking dogs with Wag for 2.5 years & I have gained so much experience with dogs of all ages, sizes, and personalities. I am known for my detailed report cards & long walks! I will love & care for your dog just as I do for my own (a sweet 5 year old rescue), while also respecting your home and following any special instructions you may have. I am looking forward to meeting your pup & doing absolutely everything I can to keep them safe, healthy, & happy!

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

Sarah RInkerman, PA 18640

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“Dogs Are My Life and Love”

Hi my name is Sarah and I live in Dickson City, PA. I have adored dogs since I was a little kid, and had a Black Labrador and Manchester Terrier growing up. I was a dog walker all throughout high school for my neighbors and friends. I loved walking their dogs, because I got to know them and become their friend. I am fantastic with dogs and know how to communicate with them on their level. I will accommodate your needs for your dog, and treat them like royalty. I hope to be your next dog walker!

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

Kenny GInkerman, PA 18640

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Hey there, I’m Kenny! I grew up in Ct. and I’ve always had love for dogs, I even volunteered at an emergency animal hospital during my high school years. I enjoy all animals and have been a proud parent of a total of 6 Rhodesian Ridgebacks over the past 30 years and one Boarder Collie. I am retired as a school bus driver and decided to stay active by becoming a dog walker for Wags. I am also a Leather Hobbiest and enjoy making leashes, collars, wallets, bags and purses. I fully understand that all digs are different and that they are just like our children, which requires very special care. I will treat your family pet with the utmost respect, love and care that you would expect from me. I will make sure your fur-baby has an exceptional Wag-riffic experience as you’d expect and as your fur-baby would expect.

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John OInkerman, PA 18640

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I have been blessed throughout my life to be surrounded by dogs. Currently, I help take my sisters pit bull, Bowie, on run-walks daily. And it is one of my favorite things in the world.

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Dog Walking in Inkerman

Inkerman, located in Jenkins Township, is a small, census-designated community.  This area is conveniently located near several parks and a pawtastic trail. There are two veterinarians in Pittston, less than three miles away, when you need professional care for your pup.

Treat your furry friend to some off-leash socialization at Hollenback Dog Park off North Washington Street in Wilkes-Barre. This facility has benches, water stations, and separate play areas for small and large dogs. Remember to bring waste bags when you come here. Hollenback Park is less than five miles southwest of Inkerman.

Go exploring with your canine pal in Seven Tubs Nature Area, located just over seven miles south of town. Walk along Wheelbarrow Run through the ravine in this 500-acre facility. Enjoy the cascading water and surrounding forest with your special pal. You can bring dogs here, provided you keep them under control and on a leash. Remember to pack water and waste bags.

Head southwest about 5.4 miles to River Common in Wilkes-Barre. Take a stroll by the water with your four-footed friend. This half-mile linear park has a walking path and fishing pier. You can bring dogs on a leash as long as you clean up after them.

Inkerman provides easy access to a variety of dog-friendly outdoor activities.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Inkerman

Inkerman

48
Population Density
1,347 per sq. mi.

Inkerman

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Inkerman is a small residential community that includes houses and trailer homes. There's a small ballfield here and some quiet streets where you and your furry pal can go for a walk together. If you're looking for a place to go hiking or jogging with your special pal, head to the Luzerne County Levee Trail off Wyoming Avenue. This 12-mile multi-use pathway stretches from Wyoming to Plymouth. Stretch your legs with your four-footed friend by the Susquehanna River. Dogs on a leash are welcome to accompany you, provided they're under control and on a leash. Bring water and waste bags with you.

Laflin

36
Population Density
3,668 per sq. mi.

Laflin

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The village of Laflin is a residential area with trailer homes and houses. The neighborhood streets are peaceful and offer a nice place to go walking with your pup. For a change of pace, take your fur baby to the Laflin Creekside Community Playground. In addition to a playground for the kids, this facility has an athletic field area that's surrounded by a paved walking path. Walk along the creek or take a few laps on the walkway with your four-footed friend. Make sure you keep your dog on a leash and under control. Bring waste bags with you when you come.

Hilldale

24
Population Density
1,238 per sq. mi.

Hilldale

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Hilldale is located just a few miles southwest of Inkerman. This small residential neighborhood has a few parks and single-family homes on quiet streets. You and fido can take a stroll together here. When you want to get out and enjoy some green space, head to Plains Township Municipal Park. The facility includes wooded sections, a picnic area, and some open fields. Play frisbee or go for a hike with your canine companion. Bring along a snack and have a meal together outside. You can bring dogs to designated areas of this public space as long as you clean up any droppings.

Port Griffith

12
Population Density
1,484 per sq. mi.

Port Griffith

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About 1.5 miles north of Inkerman, you'll find the small community of Port Griffith. There are single-family homes, small businesses, and a little league field in the neighborhood. You can take your furry pal for a walk down the neighborhood streets here. If you want to go for a hike or jog along the Susquehanna River, connect with the Luzerne County National Recreation Trail. This paved pathway stretches for almost two miles to Riverfront Park in Pittston. Dogs on a leash are welcome to accompany you here. Make sure to bring along some water and waste bags so that you can clean up any messes.

Yatesville

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Population Density
5,536 per sq. mi.

Yatesville

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The neighborhood around Yatesville includes a high school and single-family homes. To get some daily exercise with your pup, take a loop around the streets here. When you want to get out in nature, head southeast just over eight miles to State Game Lands 91. Hike on the roads and trails in this 21,327-acre tract of forestland, or bring a tent and spend a night under the stars. Dogs are welcome to accompany you when you visit this property. Make sure you bring water and waste bags with you. These lands are used for hunting activities, so plan your visit accordingly. Yatesville is about 1.7 miles east of Inkerman.