Dog walking in Great Falls

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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.

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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Elizabeth VGreat Falls, VA

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Hello, I am Elizabeth, I have 2 beautiful German shepherds, Max and Terry. I grow up with pets and they give me experience to deal with very active dogs.

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Antje HGreat Falls, VA

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Hi, I’m Antje! I’m a K-5th grade physical education teacher. Although I work with children I also love working with animals. What better way to spend my down time than by being outside with fun and energetic pups!

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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

Francesca MGreat Falls, VA

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“Must Love Dogs”

Hello there! I am a dog owner and lover who has been professionally walking dogs for the past 5 years. I have worked with pups to seasoned dogs, and teacup breeds to Rottweilers. I look forward to meeting you and providing a fun adventure for your furry friend while you are away!

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Nick NGreat Falls, VA

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My name is Nick and I currently own a German Shepherd that I have hiked with for many miles in all kinds of weather. Bruno and I are a certified therapy team through Cornell Companions. We have taken classes from puppy up to K9 good citizen and were certified for the national temperament test. I love dogs, photography and cooking. I try to keep the concerns of Wag, pets and their owners my priority.

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Christopher SGreat Falls, VA

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Whether it's a walk around the neighborhood or taking a trip to the dog park, I'm always looking forward to my walks. I have experience with walking 50 different breeds of all sizes, and it's a pleasure meeting new pups. The more the merrier. The time I get to spend with a dog, young or not so young, small or not so small, makes the day that much better.

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Louis SGreat Falls, VA

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Hello, I'm Louis! I grew up in Maryland with a beagle named Milo and currently have a Shiba Inu named Thor. I started dog walking for my neighbors since i was 14 yrs old and I've enjoyed it ever since. I enjoy meeting new dogs and getting to know them, as I know that every dog is different. I will make sure to provide you with the best Wag! experience possible and make sure your dog is loved and taken care for.

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Holly BGreat Falls, VA

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“Happy tails to you and your furry friend!”

Hi! As the daughter of a vet I grew up with dogs - collies, poodles, a schnauzer and a dachshund (not all at the same time!) I currently co-parent two adorable Maltese dogs. I have a flexible schedule and will be walking dogs primarily in Silver Spring and Olney. I look forward to meeting your precious pooch!

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Aliyah BGreat Falls, VA

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I am an animal fanatic currently studying veterinary science in college. I have experience with my own dog and too the dogs of family members, who I care for in a very loving manner. Dogs are amazing creatures, and interaction with them on walks will not only appeal to my zeal, but also help me further expand my knowledge on behavior. Your dog is sure to be happy around me! ¡Soy de Panamá y hablo español!

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Thomas RGreat Falls, VA

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Hi, my name is TJ and I am currently a resident of Fairfax, VA looking to walk in the surrounding areas. I have grown up walking dogs all my life ranging from small chihuahuas to large German shepherds. I look forward to walking your dog!

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Manuel RGreat Falls, VA

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Hi! I am Manuel, I am an animal lover, I grew up with a family and animals like dogs, cats, parrots, small turtles and different kind of birds. I had a beautiful Labrador girl named Rania, I taught her to be a smart dog with great discipline and filled of love. I used to walk with my dogs and to babysitting my friends’ dogs as well when they needed some company while their owners work or are away for vacations. A sweet fact about me, I have three turtles currently.

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Dog Walking in Great Falls

Located in northern Fairfax County, Great Falls, Virginia is a bedroom community for Washington, D.C. and it has a population of more than 15,000 people. Although it's very close to Washington, D.C., there is plenty to do right in Great Falls. One of the town's biggest draws is Great Falls Park. Here, you can enjoy breathtaking views of the rushing Potomac River as it falls over steep rocks, as well as several hiking trails, picnic spots, fishing, and even rock climbing. Great Falls Park welcomes dogs as long as they are on a leash at all times. There isn't a designated off-leash park within Great Falls, but this National Park is still worth visiting with your leashed dog.

After a day exploring Great Falls Park, you've probably worked up quite the appetite. No need to drop your dog off at home before you grab something to eat -- there are a few dog-friendly restaurants in town! One of these places is called BRX American Bistro. They serve classic dishes like steak, burgers, sandwiches, flatbread, and soup, and they have two outdoor tables where Rover can join you. From the restaurants to the parks and the trails, you and your dog will always have something to do together in and around Great Falls!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Great Falls

Grist Mill Park

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
6,989 per sq. mi.

Grist Mill Park

48

Grist Mill Park is a beautiful place in Alexandria, Virginia that's about 30 miles from Great Falls. In Grist Mill Park, you'll find playgrounds and sports fields. This park also has a dog park within it that you and your dog are sure to love. The Grist Mill Dog Park isn't a particularly large park, but within its one acre there is so much fun to be had! Not only are there amenities like benches and shade to keep human visitors comfortable, but there are lots of things dogs will love about it, too. There are toys and little pools within the park, and the ground is covered with special landscaping dust that prevents muddy paws.

Dupont Circle

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
32,390 per sq. mi.

Dupont Circle

36

Dupont Circle is a historic neighborhood in Washington, D.C. with incredible rowhouses that date back before 1900 and other landmarks and businesses. This area is 19 miles from Great Falls, and it's also where you and your pooch will find the S Street Dog Park. This 7,500 square foot dog park is fenced in so dogs can play safely off their leashes, but it isn't divided into sections for different sizes or temperaments. There is seating, shade, and running water at this park for your convenience. Rather than grass or dirt, this park is turfed, which helps keep little paws clean.

South Run Park

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,006 per sq. mi.

South Run Park

24

South Run Park in Springfield, Virginia is 24 miles from Great Falls, and it's also where you can find the South Run Dog Park. This dog park welcomes dogs of all sizes and doesn't separate them by weight or temperament. There are walking trails all through this park, as well as plenty of natural obstacles, ramps, and balls for particularly adventurous doggos. South Run Dog Park doesn't have water stations, but they provide visitors with waste disposal bags, and there is seating in the park as well. This park has a mix of grass and dirt, so be prepared for muddy paws if you head here after it rains.

Willow Run

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,082 per sq. mi.

Willow Run

12

After the half-hour drive to East Annandale, a short hike through a beautiful trail will take you and your dog to the Mason District Dog Park. If you don't want to make this little hike, there is also a parking lot located close to the dog park. There are no big and small dog sections at Mason District Dog Park -- dogs of all sizes play together in this large, fenced-in space. If your dog is a jumper, the high fences and double gates at this park will ease your mind. There are bowls, bags, and toys in this park, but there isn't a running water source so be sure to bring your own when you visit.

Chandon Park

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,144 per sq. mi.

Chandon Park

0

Chandon Dog Park in Herndon, Virginia is one of the closest dog parks to Great Falls. It's just eight miles and less than a 20-minute drive to get to this dog park, and your dog is sure to have a blast there -- and so are you! This pawesome park not only has separate areas for big and small dogs, but it also has wading pools where dogs can get a break from the heat. There are drinking water and waste disposal items throughout the park, and both you and your dog will love all of the trees and the shade they provide in this dog park.