Dog walking in Glen Allen

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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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Felicia WGlen Allen, VA

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“A physically and mentally tired dog is a GOOD dog”

I have been working with dogs for the past 21 years. I am a professional dog trainer, walker, sitter, and groomer. I am trained in Canine CPR and First Aid. I have experience caring for young, old, injured, and ill dogs through working as a kennel tech at a vet clinic for 2 years. I work with all breeds and have worked with a variety of behavioral issues. I have 3 Australian Shepherds of my own. This is my full time job and I would love to help you have a fit, happy, well-behaved dog!

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

Jessica BGlen Allen, VA

4.9

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Hi there! My name is Jessica and I love dogs no matter the size, breed or age. I am a rescue mom of three amazing dogs and have always had a love for taking care of animals as much as I can. I look forward to providing you with a piece of mind and the utmost in care for you and your four legged family member(s).

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

Joyce FGlen Allen, VA

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“A tired dog is a good dog!”

I have been loving on dogs for over a decade through fostering, volunteering, walking, jogging and hiking! I love all dogs and I am particularly good with large active dogs. I also have a special soft spot for grumpy and sweet senior dogs.

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Maria SGlen Allen, VA

4.9

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My name is Maria and I love animals! I have been dog walking, pet sitting and even boarding in my home for about six years now.I previously worked at the SPCA in Richmond Virginia as well as some vet clinics in Chesterfield County as a vet assistant. I love animals and what I do and would look forward to meeting your very best friend too!

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Grecia PGlen Allen, VA

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“A walk a day keeps the vets away!”

Hey there! I’m a bilingual dog walker, pet sitter and pet care taker. At 16 years old, I relinquished sports to work at a vets office, and ever since there was no way back. Richmond is a hot spot for dog lovers/friendly people and allows for adventurous short or long walks. Favorite things about walking dogs besides the walk, is meeting your pups’ quirks, catch and plays. Check out the rest of my profile to see how I can help! Hablo espanol!

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

Naima JGlen Allen, VA

4.9

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“Dog Walking Wonder!”

I’ve loved dogs since I could speak! I have two fur babies of my own, and am versed in walking and boarding! Hoping to become a dog trainer but for now dog walker/dog lover will work for me!

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Elizabeth KGlen Allen, VA

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“Experienced dog walker ready to love on your pet!”

Hi! I am Elizabeth and I am a freelance violinist and violin teacher! I grew up in Upstate NY on a farm with lots of animals. My passion was dogs and I got my first border collie when I was 13. As I grew older I became interested in breeding and training border collies and had several litters of puppies before I left for college. In May of 2020, my boyfriend and I adopted our pup Butter. He is the best boy ever and has us head over heels for him!

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

Dominique BGlen Allen, VA

4.9

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“I love being a part of the puppy pack!”

I have a lot of experience walking dogs. I am very active and I love taking dogs on trails and hikes. Dogs are literally my life. I am a dog trainer full time and my godchild, Noor is a black lab. Noor needs a lot of exercise and we typically walk many miles until she gets tired! (Which seems like never) I love taking noor camping and being outdoors is our favorite!

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

Roxana TGlen Allen, VA

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Mother of 18 babies (includes fur babies and feathered friends) wanting to share love and support all fur baby parents, especially for the elderly and ones who may have limitations.

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Edward MGlen Allen, VA

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“Care from a life long dog owner”

Hi there! My name is Eddie, and I can’t wait to meet your pup. I’ve been on wag! since 2018 and I’ve fallen in love with all the dogs I’ve been able to care for. My dog, Kota, and I recently moved to RVA with two other friends. We have a spacious back yard that’s fully fenced in and Kota is the friendliest girl I’ve ever met. I’ve grown up with dogs my whole life so caring for them is second nature. The pics in my gallery are of my family’s current dogs but only the small tan pup lives here!

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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

Dog Walking in Glen Allen

 Glen Allen is an unincorporated community in Henrico County, Virginia. Originally called "Mountain Road Crossing", the settlement came to be known as Glen Allen, taking its name from the homestead of a local landowner, Mrs. Benjamin Allen. Once an area of mostly rural farmland, Glen Allen is now a growing suburb of Richmond.

The town has lots of leafy streets for you and the pooch to ramble around, and it also has a massive shopping mall – Virginia Center Commons – should you feel the need for a spot of retail therapy! Glen Allen must be doing something right because it was featured in both the 2007 and 2009 editions of Money Magazine's "Top 100 Places to Live”.

The town is also home to the Meadow Farm Museum, an 1860 living history farm site where costumed interpreters re-enact the lives of Dr. John Mosby Sheppard, the owner of Meadow Farm, and his family.

If you’re planning on extending your stay in Glen Allen, there are plenty of local pet-friendly hotels in the area. Extended Stay America Richmond West End accepts two pets of any size for an additional fee of $25 per pet, per night, and Aloft Richmond West allows pets of any size for no additional fee. 

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Glen Allen

Dude Ranch Road

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,700 per sq. mi.

Dude Ranch Road

48

There’s plenty for you and the pooch to do throughout the 47 acres of forest, fields, trails, and lakes that make up the Dude Ranch Member Park. There are a number of playfields (15,000 sq. ft in all)for your doggie to run off-leash. Some of them have 4-foot fences, others have 6-foot fences, but what they all have in common is plenty of wide-open space for doggie to run! You and the pooch can also have a wander around the boutique, where you’ll find a variety of unique gifts for pets, including toys, special leashes and collars, and Super Premium Dog foods, too!

Mountain Rd.

36
Population Density
1,700 per sq. mi.

Mountain Rd.

36

The General Sheppard Crump Memorial Park in Glen Allen has something for everyone. There is a playground for the kids, a pond where they can feed the ducks, a history visitor center, and a working farm that dates back to the Civil War era. General Sheppard Crump Memorial Park Loop Trail is a 1.6-mile trail that takes you through a forest where you’ll see woodpeckers, gray squirrels, and hear the call of Carolina wrens. As well as ducks, the nearby pond is also home to Canada geese, mallards, and great blue herons. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on-leash.

Stony Point

24
Population Density
3,713 per sq. mi.

Stony Point

24

Fido Park Avenue Dog Boutique in Richmond, VA is a very different kind of dog boutique. Taking its inspiration from chic New York specialty stores, and adding some friendly Southern customer service, this store has products for dogs of all shapes and sizes. Fido Park Avenue stocks the highest-quality specialty items for your pet, including fashionable collars, nutritious treats, all natural food, luxurious beds, and designer accessories. And they don’t forget about the humans, either! There are lots of doggie-related items including jewelry for women, wine glasses, umbrellas, and collectibles. All products are handpicked from high-end vendors to ensure the best quality.

Pole Green

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,284 per sq. mi.

Pole Green

12

Pole Green Dog Park in Mechanicsville, VA is a great place for your dog to socialize, play, and burn off some energy! Opened in 2015, this 1.2-acre dog park is relatively new. There’s lots of space for the pooch to roam, all safely enclosed by a 6-foot fence. The dog park has two water stations, several waste stations, a time-out pen, and benches. One special feature of the park is a covered bench for individuals with limited mobility. There are also plans to install dog agility equipment in the near future. Green Dog Park is open daily from dawn to dusk throughout the year.

Virginia Center Parkway

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,700 per sq. mi.

Virginia Center Parkway

0

If you’re looking for a dog-friendly spot to have a bite to eat in Glen Allen, Q Barbeque is perfect. The restaurant is run by Tuffy Stone, a successful chef and caterer who has won multiple state and world barbeque championships. He has also been featured as a judge on the hit showBBQ Pitmasters. With a pedigree like that, you’d expect his first restaurant not to disappoint -- and it doesn’t! Q Barbeque uses the best quality ingredients, has signature side dishes, and great service. The restaurant has a fun atmosphere and is full of inviting colors and clean tables. It's hugely popular with locals, and after just one visit, you’ll see why!