Dog walking in wilkes barre township

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Martina Cwilkes barre township, pa

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“Love and care for your furry babies”

Hi everybody. This is Martina, I'm 32 and I have been living in New York for the last 8 years (I was born and raised in Italy). I share my home and life with my 2 kitties and my doggy. I can't imagine my existence without pets: they bring joy, purpose and loyalty. Caring for them has become a passion and I am excited to give love, kisses, cuddles, belly rubs and playtime to your furry babies.

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

Olivia Owilkes barre township, pa

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I grew up always having dogs. I am used to a variety of different breeds and sizes. I have over 10 years of Sitting and Walking many different dogs. I enjoy meeting new dogs and getting some fresh air.

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Nuria Lwilkes barre township, pa

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“Taking care of your dogs needs, one walk at a time”

I have 10+ years experience with dogs and I own 3 dogs myself and I know what is like to be worry about your fur baby when he/she is home alone! I am here to assist you and make your life easier! You will always be satisfy with my service and I promise I will treat your fur baby like my own! Thank you in advance for trusting me!

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Michael Dwilkes barre township, pa

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Hi! My name is Mike and I love animals. I am a previous dog owner and I have had dogs all my life. Walking is my favorite form of exercise and nothing makes walking better than walking with a furry friend!

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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

Julisa Nwilkes barre township, pa

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Hello! My name is Julisa. I’m currently enrolled in LaGuardia Community College pursing vet tech career. My love for animals began at an early age. There hasn’t been a time in my life where pets weren’t a part of it. I am a proud pet mom of two dogs, Mia a 4 year old pit bull and Bella a 6 year old miniature schnauzer both rescued. I understand the dedication and commitment required to look after your dogs and even go for walks. Therefore I can’t wait to meet you and your best friend!

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

Makena Pwilkes barre township, pa

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“dogs catch my attention”

Hi! My name is Makena. I'm a SFSU student and have loved dogs all my life. Any dog I see while out and about brings an immediate smile to my face. I have a medium sized dog named Jett. Adopting him made my extreme love for dogs grow even more. I'm a caring, loving and exciting person when it comes to furry friends and I can't wait to meet yours!

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Brittany Swilkes barre township, pa

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I have owned dogs my whole life, and take excellent care of them. If given the opportunity to walk your dog, I will treat it with the level of care I give my own. There’s nothing better than being showered with unconditional love from a dog!

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Jessica Mwilkes barre township, pa

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“What kind of dog does Dracula have? A bloodhound!”

Hi! I’m Jessica and I can’t wait to walk your dog. I have a one year old Schnoodle who is a little ball of energy. While I was growing up my family had several Siberian Huskies and a German Shepard, my grandparents had a St Bernard, and my aunt had a Beagle so I’m used to different sized dogs. I’m excited about all the doggos that I will have the opportunity to meet. Your dog is your baby and deserves the best care. Feel free to contact me with any questions or information about your dog.

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Alyssa Awilkes barre township, pa

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“There are no bad dogs”

Hi there! My name is Alyssa. I am an avid dog lover from Colorado. Helping people and their pups is my passion. I’ve been working with animals professionally for 6 years. I am a dog trainer and currently studying animal behavior. I look forward to hearing from you and begin changing you and your pups life.

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

Kiana Swilkes barre township, pa

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Hi! My name is Kiki and I grew up in San Diego with two Labrador Retrievers named Max and Sam. I now live in Los Angeles and currently own a Great Dane named Blue! I have been around all different kinds of dogs my whole life from puppies and Chihuahua's, to Labs and Great Danes. I love meeting new dogs and helping in anyway I can to ensure that dogs are being cared for and owners feel satisfied. The Wag! staff and I will make sure to keep your dog safe, healthy, and happy!

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Dog Walking in wilkes barre township

The vibrant city of Wilkes-Barre sits on the banks of the Susquehanna River, boasting beautiful waterfront views along with an energetic and fast-paced vibe. With numerous parks to explore, as well as dog-friendly restaurants, hotels and three veterinary clinics, this is a city that your pooch will no doubt love.

If you and Fido want to make the most of the city's riverfront views, there are a couple of scenic parks that are pawfect for this. The first is the 104 acre Nesbitt Park, which not only features multiple picnic areas, a disc golf course and a boat launch, but also boasts five miles of walking trails for you and your pup to enjoy. The 17.3 acre River Common is also known for its waterfront views, and is home to winding paved walkways, landscaped gardens and a large amphitheater.

There are several other smaller neighborhood parks in Wilkes-Barre that are worth checking out. Miner Park is 11.5 acres in size, and is home to numerous sports facilities, a playground, a shelter and a paved path, while the The Bog, which is 13.5 acres in size, offers up similar amenities.

With so many pawriffic things to do in Wilkes-Barre, this is a city that your pooch will never want to leave.

Best Dog Neighborhoods in wilkes barre township

Wilkes Barre Heights

48
Population Density
7,112 per sq. mi.

Wilkes Barre Heights

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There are a couple of parks in Wilkes Barre Heights that you should definitely take your pooch to. The first is the 37 acre Coal Street Park, and thanks to its sports complex, which consists of everything from a splash pad to an ice rink, this park is always bursting with activity. In addition to its sports facilities, the park is also home to a playground, picnic areas and a paved walking path. Also in this neighborhood is Huber St. Park, which is just under two acres in size. This park is home to a basketball court, a sports field and a playground, as well as open grassy spaces for you and Fido to frolic about in. 

Wilkes-Barre City Center

36
Population Density
3,964 per sq. mi.

Wilkes-Barre City Center

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As you can imagine, the City Center of Wilkes-Barre is quite a busy part of town, but there is still plenty for you and Fido to do here. Begin with a walk around Kirby Park, which is one of the most popular parks in town. This park sprawls out for 52 acres and is home to sports facilities, pavilions, a playground, a pond and several different paved walking paths. If you and your pooch are feeling hungry after all of that walking, stop off at Franklin's for a bite to eat. This dog-friendly restaurant serves up casual bites, such as burgers, sandwiches and salads, and will always offer up a bowl of cold water for your pup.

Miners Mills

24
Population Density
2,567 per sq. mi.

Miners Mills

24

Miners Mills is a slightly quieter part of town, although the parks here are always popular. The busiest park is Parsons Park, which is just under four acres in size. This park is focused on sports, with multiple fields and courts, but is also home to a playground and a paved walking path. Miners Mills also provides access to Hollenback Park, which extends out for just under nine acres. This tranquil park boasts sports fields, picnic areas, a playground and a paved path for you and Fido to follow. While dogs are welcome in both parks, a lead, doggie bags and some drinking water are essential.

Georgetown

12
Population Density
1,040 per sq. mi.

Georgetown

12

Your pooch will love the Georgetown neighborhood, because there is so much to see and do here. There are a couple of small parks in this neighborhood that your pup will love exploring, such as the Al Karaska Memorial Park, where you will find a basketball court, a sports field, and open grassy spaces surrounded by mature trees. Also in this neighborhood is Kennedy Park, which is home to a sports field, a basketball court, and a paved walking path. If you and Fido are feeling tired after all of that walking, Mizu Sushi is not too far away. This dog-friendly Japanese restaurant serves up Hibachi-style dishes, and are known for their fresh and unique daily specials.

Parsons

0
Population Density
3,084 per sq. mi.

Parsons

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The Parsons neighborhood is conveniently located just outside of the city center, but still near all of the major amenities in Wilkes-Barre. If you and your pooch are looking for somewhere local to spend the night, this is the neighborhood to head to, as there are a couple of pawtastic options here. To treat Fido to a decadent night in a beautiful suite, check in to the Host Inn All Suites Hotel, where you can have an unlimited number of pets of any size stay with you for a small fee. The Days Inn Wilkes Barre is also dog-friendly, and allows two pets per guest room for a fee, so long as you call ahead to ensure that a pet-friendly room is available.