Dog walking in Lorton

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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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Theresa TLorton, VA

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Hello I'M Theresa ,I am a dog owner and a animal lover. I always have been. I currently am a dog mom of 5 spoiled rotten fur babies. I have always had a dog in my life even as a child growing up. I have boarded,pet sat,taken care of animals most of my life for family ,friends ,friends of family ,friends of friends you get the fist. I love animals always have and they love me, but I must admit dogs are my favorite

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Elizabeth VLorton, 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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Meg KLorton, VA

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“A caring & experienced walker your pup will love!”

Hi there, I'm Meg! I have over 15 years experience in the pet care field- as a dog walker and pet sitter, as well as a vet-tech assistant in an animal hospital. I have tons of experience with all aspects of dog walking & pet care. As well as with all ages, breeds and temperaments- from babies to seniors, anxiety riddled and shy to bouncing off the walls! I genuinely enjoy spending time with dogs (and all animals!) and would love to walk your furry family members!

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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

Craig ALorton, VA

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I love dogs and have grown up with them both as pets working and sporting dogs in New Zealand, Scotland and here in DC. Not much makes me happier than seeing an excited dog ready for a great walk! I have a 1y/o Golden Retriever of my own. I am experienced with large breeds.

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Olivia HLorton, VA

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Hi, I'm Olivia! I was raised with dalmatians and have had two of my own as an adult. I walk for personal exercise, but it's always more enjoyable to go for a walk with a dog! I am highly-responsible and held a Top Secret USG security clearance for almost 30 years. Your pet and your home are safe with me. I look forward to meeting you and your dog!

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Antje HLorton, 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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Manuel RLorton, 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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Aliyah BLorton, 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 RLorton, 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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Ryan BLorton, VA

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My name is Ryan Brown and I am currently attending North Carolina A&T University. I have owned pets all my life and had special love for dogs because of their vastly different personalities. I have experience dealing with small dogs, large dogs, loud dogs, quiet dogs, all types of breeds. I'm very active myself and have your dogs best interest in mind.

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Dog Walking in Lorton

If you live in Lorton, Virginia, you know how many fun things there are to do with dogs here. This pup-tastic city has five dog-friendly parks that are filled with scenic walking trails. To keep your pup happy and healthy, Lorton has one highly-rated veterinary clinic.

For a great walk with your pup, head to Pohick Bay Regional Park. This park welcomes dogs on-leash, and it has 8.5 miles of trails to explore. Many of the trails offer beautiful views of Pohick Bay, and you might also get to see some of the local wildlife on your walk. This park is the perfect spot to spend the day with your pup.

Meadowood Recreation Area is another good spot for walks with your furry best friend. This 800-acre park has stunning meadows, forests filled with towering trees, wetlands, creeks, and ponds. In total, the park has 13.4 miles of hiking trails. Dogs are allowed on-leash in this unique park.

Lorton has tons to offer dogs and their owners, from large and beautiful parks to tasty restaurants where you can eat with your dog. You’ll always be able to find something fun to do with your dog in Lorton!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Lorton

Mason Neck

48
Population Density
140 per sq. mi.

Mason Neck

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If you’re looking for a quiet park to take your pup for a walk, head to Mason Neck State Park. Dogs are welcome on-leash in this peaceful, 1,856-acre park. Take your pup for a rugged walk on one of the park’s hiking trails. Or, go for a leisurely stroll on the park’s three miles of paved multi-use paths. Along the way, you’ll pass wetlands and ponds filled with birds and frogs. If you’re lucky, you may even see a bald eagle! You and your dog will both have a great time wandering around this beautiful and serene park. 

Ox Road

36
Population Density
1,744 per sq. mi.

Ox Road

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If your pup loves taking long walks, bring them over to the pawesome Occoquan Regional Park. This park welcomes dogs on leash, and it includes 350 acres of nature trails, many of which go along the scenic Occoquan River. Your dog will love getting to smell the scents and see the sights in this park. After you’re finishing playing in the park, head over to nearby Sweet Frog Frozen Yogurt for a sweet treat. This customizable frozen yogurt shop has two outdoor tables where you can sit with your pup. Bring your dog their own tasty treat, and enjoy your delicious snacks together.

Mill Street

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,513 per sq. mi.

Mill Street

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This Occoquan neighborhood is only three miles from Lorton, and it has some pawsitively amazing things to do with your dog! If your dog is looking for a walk, take them over to River Mill Park. This park has a paved walking trail that winds along the Occoquan River. After you’re finished with your walk, bring your pup over to Fetch Pet Bakery. This local shop offers tasty and healthy treats, including cheese, bacon, and chicken cakes made with grain-free flour. The shop also sells American-made dog toys and cute bandanas. Your pup won’t be able to stop wagging their tail when they see all the great treats in this shop!

Minnieville Rd

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,075 per sq. mi.

Minnieville Rd

12

This neighborhood in Woodbridge is home to a pawesome dog park, K-9 Gunner Memorial Park. This park is only about six miles from Lorton, and it has 46,000 square feet of grass and dirt areas. There are separate areas for large and small dogs, and there are plenty of benches for owners. There’s also water available for dogs. Bring your dog’s favorite toy or a couple tennis balls and spend a fun afternoon with your pup in this great dog park! If you’re hungry after your day at the park, grab a meal or a snack at nearby Noodles & Company. This restaurant has nine dog-friendly tables, and they serve delicious pasta dishes from around the world.

Taylor Run

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Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
6,487 per sq. mi.

Taylor Run

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For a fun day out with your furry best friend, head to Taylor Run in Alexandria. This neighborhood is about 12 miles from Lorton, and it’s home to the Dog Run Park at Carlyle. Here, your pup can play in the park’s separate small and large dog areas. If all that playing makes your dog thirsty, there are doggy water fountains available. After you’re finished playing, grab lunch at one of the many dog-friendly restaurants near the dog park. If you’re in the mood for a burger, head to Ted’s Montana Grill, where you can enjoy a gourmet bison or beef burgers at one of their nine dog-friendly outdoor tables. Or, if you’re craving souvlaki or pizza, head to Delia’s Mediterranean Grill & Brick Oven Pizza and grab one of their ten dog-friendly outdoor tables.