Dog walking in River Oaks

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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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Miles SRiver Oaks, TX 76114

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“I am bilingual. I speak English and Muttanese.”

Hi! My name is Miles and I’m a dogoholic. I have had a dog in my household since I was born and I enjoy getting to meet and greet with dogs from all walks of life. I have extensive pet sitting and dog walking experience.

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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, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Wendy CRiver Oaks, TX 76114

4.9

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“Pounding Pavement for Pups!”

I have had dogs all my life, I have always loved them. I got involved in rescue over 10 years ago and have been fortunate to help and love many dogs. Being able to care for them and see them transform from the sick, scared, or abused (often all of those) dogs into healthy, loving babies is so rewarding. They are so loving, and deserve the very best we can do for them!

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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

Angelica CRiver Oaks, TX 76114

4.9

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“Four legged family members are my specialty”

Hello, my name is Angel. I am a full time student studying to become a Veterinarian. I have been around pups my entire life. I have experiences with all breeds from Yorkshire terriers to mastiffs. I've always been the go to person when it comes to caring training or just pup sitting. My best friend is a rescue mix who you can see in my picture. I can't wait to meet 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, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Brett WRiver Oaks, TX 76114

4.9

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“I’ll love and take care of your precious pup!”

Hi, I'm Brett Weiss! I grew up and still live in Fort Worth. I've always owned at least one dog, and when I was a kid, I considered my dog Shep my best friend. He was my constant companion. Over the past few years, I've taken care of my sister's dogs while she was out of town. I also take excellent care of my own two dogs, Frisco and Daisy, walking them daily and seeing to their every need. I absolutely adore dogs, so walking dogs is one of my favorite things to do. In short, I love dogs!!

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Adam WRiver Oaks, TX 76114

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Hi, I'm Adam! I'm a lifelong athlete and former physical education teacher and coach who values a fit and healthy lifestyle. I grew up on a farm near a small town in central Illinois, and we had several family dogs throughout my childhood. I have also had a yellow Lab, a Maltese, and even a couple cats live with me at different times in my adult life. I love meeting new dogs and seeing their unique personalities. I am excited to meet your furry friends and give them the attention they deserve!

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Shayna TRiver Oaks, TX 76114

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Hey, I'm a huge dog lover! Since I'm not able to have a dog of my own right now I would love to help someone out by getting their dogs out of the home and getting some exercise. I find walking dogs is a whole lot better than going to the gym! I have grown up with dogs and I have fostered through several humane societies and shelters. I have experience with small dogs and large dogs. I have helped out in a vet clinic as well, walking and taking care of numerous of different breeds. I understa

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Toni BRiver Oaks, TX 76114

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“Extra Caring,Trustworthy!Love all dogs as my own!”

Hello! My name is Toni and I am currently in my mid 30s. I have always grown up with dogs and I absolutely love being around them! I currently own one dog, a 5 year old border collie, who loves to walk! We typically take a 3-4 mile walk on any nice weather day! I split my time between Texas and Colorado, so while I am in Texas I would love to help you take care of your dog(s). I am very active and love to work out, so a day walk is a perfect fit in my schedule! I will love your dog as my own!

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Carrie BRiver Oaks, TX 76114

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“Your Singing Wag Walker”

Hi, fellow dog lover! I’m Carrie! I can spot a dog a mile away and with hearts in my eyes, I say “Dog!”! I have a Rhodesian Ridgeback/Lab mix named Cleo and a Shepherd/Rottie mix named Jack. I’ve dogsat for many friends, volunteered at the Texas Independent Rhodesian Ridgeback Rescue and have partnered with my own dog sitter, taking on a few of her furry clients as well. I can’t wait to meet and love on your fur baby!

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

Kendra WRiver Oaks, TX 76114

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“Loving your dog like my own ❤”

Hi there! My name is Kendra and I have been walking dogs professionally for almost 3 years! I believe that dogs are members of the family and should be treated as such. I look forward to meeting and spending quality time with yours! Promo code: KENDRA5104

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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, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Kendra JRiver Oaks, TX 76114

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(486)

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I am a patient animal lover. I personally understand the different needs of our pets at different cycles of their life, and provide all animals the same loving care and attention that I would to my own. I have experience caring for many different dog breeds and other animals, as I come from a family of animal lovers. I am comfortable boarding, walking, feeding, and playing with your pets. Please let me know if they have any special needs/accommodations so that I can provide the best care.

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Dog Walking in River Oaks

River Oaks is a small destination with big value. When compared to the sprawling expanse of neighboring Fort Worth, River Oaks is tiny, but not forgotten. This suburban town has a veterinary hospital all its own. It also has an amazing, dog-friendly restaurant: J’s Casa Burger, where homemade American classics like burgers and fries are made fresh, hot, and better than ever.

River Oaks also borders Marion Samson Park. This amazing park is a great place to take your dog if both of you like a workout. There are biking and hiking trails that aren’t for the faint of heart, so bring a backpack, water, and your camera--word has it that there are fossils to be found in the rocks out here!

If you’re looking for an easier walk, check out the YMCA’s Camp Carter. Where it borders the West Fork Trinity River is a great place to take an easy walk by the water. Park in the YMCA parking lot, but be aware of events that make parking hard to come by.

Even though it’s not as large as Fort Worth, River Oaks is stacked with natural beauty and has lots of doggie dining options for people looking to share a vacation meal with their pup.


Best Dog Neighborhoods in River Oaks

Lake Worth

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,086 per sq. mi.

Lake Worth

48

The Keenum-Shelton Dog Park is a hidden gem nestled in Lake Worth. Only five miles from River Oaks, it’s a pupperific place for your dog to ditch his leash and run with reckless abandonment. Your pooch can mingle with the neighborhood pups while spending some time under the sun. He’ll love showing off his athletic ability as he moves through the obstacles course toys. This park even has a separate area for small dogs, so everyone can enjoy the park at their own speed. Pet parents can throw a ball for their fur babies or relax on one of the benches. There are also water fountains, so make sure your pal takes a drink break.


Arlington Heights

36
Population Density
822 per sq. mi.

Arlington Heights

36

Arlington Heights is home to Trinity Park. Located five miles south of River Oaks in Fort Worth, this scenic park is situated right on the banks of the Trinity River. Leash up your pup and follow one of the trails to get your dog’s heart rate pumping, or take a leisurely stroll around the duck pond. After your trip to the park, head over to the nearby Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen for some fried catfish or giant shrimp. If seafood isn’t your thing, the Gardens Restaurant has a delicious assortment of salads, soups, sandwiches and desserts. Both of these establishments have outdoor pet friendly seating so your pup can tag along.


Northeast

24
Population Density
2,543 per sq. mi.

Northeast

24

If River Oaks is just a stop on your itinerary, don’t worry, there are plenty of nearby pet friendly hotels to choose from.  Head over to the Northeast area of Fort Worth for a pupperific selection. Your pup can get some shut eye at Hyatt Place Historic Stockyard. All rooms are pet friendly and the fee is minimal.  For a small fee, Country Inn and Suites Fort Worth also welcomes four legged guests. Motel 6 Fort Worth Sundance Square is another dog loving hotel. Pups of any size can stay here for no additional fee. What a fetching good deal!


Ridglea Hills

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,063 per sq. mi.

Ridglea Hills

12

After a long day of lying around the house, your furry friend needs a place to run free, so head over to ZBons Dog Park in Ridglea Hills.  Just seven miles south of River Oaks in Fort Worth, this dog park sprawls across 10 acres, divided into seven acres for large dogs and three acres for the petite pooches. Not only can your dog make new friends, she can also practice her agility skills on the obstacles, or go for a swim in one of the ponds. This park will keep her busy until she’s all tuckered out and ready to head home.


Far West

0
Population Density
992 per sq. mi.

Far West

0

Head seven miles northwest of River Oaks and you’ll come to the Fort Worth neighborhood of Far West, home to the Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge. This beautiful natural area covers over 3,500 acres and is a pupstastic spot to spend some outdoor time with your faithful canine companion. There are 12 trails ranging from under a half a mile to 3.37 miles. Escape the cares of everyday life as you wander through ancient forests, wetlands, grasslands and clusters of oak trees. Your dog will get excellent views of Lake Worth and the West Fork of the Trinity River.  Sounds pawsitively amazing!