Dog walking in Riverside

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How it works

Flexible scheduling

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

Customized for your pup

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

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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Kristine MRiverside, East Providence

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Hi! Kristine here! I am a self professed dog person. I currently get to love on my two amazing children in their 20's and 3 amazing dogs! I have had a life full of puppy love and doggy kisses! I've been lucky enough to be the human companion to Bear, Barney,Ginger, Tanner, Lexi, Cobaka and Soukie and Titan! I've learned so much from each of them about love, friendship, patience and devotion. I am looking forward to the many wonders your pup will teach me!

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Samantha KRiverside, East Providence

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“Life is too short, love every dog you can!!!”

I have been working with dogs for 15 years now, I am Canine and Feline CPR certified and have completed a course in reading canine body language. I know some basic vet tech knowledge and signs of stress. My passion in life has always been animals, I have had more dogs and cats growing up then I can count on one hand and now I am living my dream of working with them as a full time walker! I have 2 dogs of my own and 2 boys that love animals just as much as me!

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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, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Victoria ARiverside, East Providence

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Hi I'm Victoria, I have been a Wag walker for over a year. I love animals and especially love to bond with dogs! I am pet CPR/First Aid certified and I've taken care of senior dogs and puppies. I am a former track and field athlete so I like to stay active every day. I love how every dog has their own little personality and I love meeting all different breeds of all ages :) I would love to keep your pet healthy and happy, and treat them with love and care while making your Wag experience great!

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

Hailey MRiverside, East Providence

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“Fur Is My Favorite Accessory!”

Hi! I'm Hailey, I currently have 3 dogs that are my fur babies- Jackson and Ripley who are hound mixes and Rowan who is a pitbull/lab mix! I've always had a love for animals especially dogs! I always look forward to dog sitting for friends and family when they're away. I've had experience with many dog breeds, ages and sizes! I will always treat your precious baby as if he or she was one of my own! (-: I look forward to meeting you & your fur baby!!! (-:

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Ariana BRiverside, East Providence

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I'm Ariana and I've been walking other people's dogs since I was about 7 years old. Did I get paid? Nope, I just wanted to walk dogs because I loved them so much! Years and years later, I still love walking dogs. I've walked dogs of all sizes, from toy poodle puppy to huskies; and I'd love to walk your dog!!

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

Pauline LRiverside, East Providence

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Hi! I'm Pauline and I'm a writer and lifelong animal lover. I have experience in both dog walking and pet sitting, caring for dogs as small as a little Westie to as large as a senior Great Dane (who also required medication to be administered daily). If you're in need of a walker who will love and care for your dog as much as you do, look no further! Your pet's safety will be my top priority as your dog walker, but I'll also be sure to give tons of pets/cuddles too :)

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Ashly RRiverside, East Providence

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“THE PEACEFUL PACK”

I'm Ashly. I have great love & respect for the happiness that our pets can provide & am intent on giving them the same. I am motivated to serve our animal and human population by providing the BEST experience for you & your fur baby. I specialize in relationship-building, behavior & personality management, balancing the pack’s energy (so your dog feels safe) and relieving your worries!

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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

Mae HRiverside, East Providence

4.9

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“Going above & beyond for your pets!”

Hi, I'm Mae! I've been around dogs since they were bigger than me and LOVE to meet new furry friends! I will look after your pet like they are my own and do my best to accommodate their and your needs and requests. I have looked after pups as young as 9 weeks to as old as 16 years! If you like my service, please make me a preferred walker! *Regular clients: I'm starting a year of service w/the AmeriCorps mid-May and will be moving away! :( I will miss your pups terribly! Thx for everything <3

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Jennifer BRiverside, East Providence

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“Walking and tail wagging!”

Hello! My name is Jen and I grew up with dogs and enjoy everything about them! I love the companionship and joy a dog can bring into a person's life. I have experience with both small and big dogs. I did a lot of grooming and taking care of my dogs on my own. I am a CPR/First Aid instructor for the American Red Cross and I am a Certified Athletic Trainer. I know how to handle emergency situations and injuries! I looking forward to meeting your pup and favorite companion!

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

Connie DRiverside, East Providence

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Let me introduce myself by first telling you I am a lover of all animals especially dogs and horses. I am 64 years young very healthy and part of my exercise is walking. I was raised with German Shepherd‘s and I have a dog of my own . I am also in the medical field where I do walk my clients dogs as well as house sit when they go on vacation. I consider myself to be a reliable,caring,responsible and honest person.

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

Dog Walking in Riverside

Riverside, Rhode Island is a suburban community within the city of East Providence. This area was developed on the shore of the Providence River. There is one local animal hospital nearby where dog owners can take their pups for check-ups and emergency care. The staff will make sure your dog is comfortable, and they do their best to help you relax during stressful situations so that you can focus on your best friend. Riverside is full of both single and multi-family dwellings, with an increasingly diverse population. The number of young residents is on the rise, as is the number of families with children moving into the area.

Dog lovers in Riverside report some of the most beautiful dog walking views around are found in the neighborhoods here. You will need to decide for yourself which routes are your favorite! You will want to keep a leash on your pup while you are out and about in Riverside, for your dog’s safety. The commuter traffic can increase rather abruptly, so it is always better to err on the side of caution when it comes to your favorite walking buddy. You will also need to make sure you are prepared to help the residents of the neighborhoods keep things clean by picking up after your pets. 

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Riverside

North Riverside

48
Population Density
3,562 per sq. mi.

North Riverside

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North Riverside is just minutes from Squantum Point and Squantum Woods State Park. These well-loved areas are frequented by locals with their dogs throughout the year. You will want to bring a harness with you if you plan on walking with your pup in the area, as the terrain can get tricky in places, especially for smaller or older dogs. But nonetheless, your dog will love taking a day trip or a weekend adventure with you through North Riverside to explore all that the nature has to offer here. If you are just looking for a good place to go for a stroll with your furry friend after a long day at the office, you will find the streets here quite scenic with the view of the water in the distance. 

West Riverside

36
Population Density
3,562 per sq. mi.

West Riverside

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West Riverside is right against the Providence River. This makes the area popular with marine-minded folks who love to sail and fish throughout the year. You will find many boats flooding the marinas here regardless of the time of year. You will also enjoy visiting Sabin Point Park for a relaxing day throwing a frisbee or tennis ball around with your dog. You will need to bring a leash and plenty of water. You will also want to pack your dog’s favorite toys and a towel in case you both get excited when you see the sparkling water on the shoreline. 

Central Riverside

24
Population Density
3,562 per sq. mi.

Central Riverside

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Central Riverside is a unique part of town with its own sense of charm and flair. Residents with dogs report a peaceful morning or evening walk. There are many dog families here, so make sure your dog is prepared to make friends during your adventure. You will also want to keep your dog leashed and close to you during peak walking times, in case Fido and Sparky don’t see eye to eye one day. But the key to sharing the sidewalk peacefully and successfully can be found with the right mix of space, distraction, praise, and, of course, treats! Your pup will look forward to the leash coming out after just a few days in Central Riverside. 

East Riverside

12
Population Density
3,562 per sq. mi.

East Riverside

12

East Riverside is home to its own Willet Pond. This pond is surrounded by grass and walking paths where you and your dog are welcome to explore as much as you like throughout the year. Leashes are required, but with so much to smell and see, your pup will hardly notice! If your dog pulls at the sight of a bird or squirrel, you may prefer to bring a harness with you during your visit. You will need your waste bags for sure. You make also want to keep a few clean towels in your car for the drive back and one or two with you at the pond to dry off your rascal. 

South Riverside

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Population Density
3,562 per sq. mi.

South Riverside

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South Riverside is home to Richmond Point, a water inlet that is full of happy dogs and happier humans. You will love visiting this waterside neighborhood for a day or looking for your next home! You will find houses for every family and budget in the area, in addition to apartments if you need something a little smaller. If you love the water, South Riverside is the pawfect place for your furry family to put down roots and spend some serious time. Just make sure you keep your pup on-leash as you make your way around the streets, as the traffic can pick up without warning.