Dog walking in McLean

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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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Christin SMcLean, VA

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Hi, my name is Christin! I am an animal lover, with an extra soft spot for dogs of every size and breed. I own a Jack Russell Terrier mix, who has kept me on my toes for the past 10 years. I am always happy to meet a new furry friend!

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Christopher SMcLean, VA

4.9

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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 SMcLean, VA

4.9

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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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Elizabeth VMcLean, 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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Jill BMcLean, VA

4.9

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I'm onto a new career and am a nursing student. I would love to walk and take care of your pup. I’ve been walking dogs for a few years now, and I can’t imagine not interacting with them frequently! I have a three year old beagle who we rescued in 2018. He’s gone through extensive training, so I have an array of knowledge about handling various types of dogs. I can take your dog out for a hustle if s/he is high energy, or I can let him/her sniff around and enjoy life. I’m flexible!

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Antje HMcLean, VA

4.9

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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, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Catherine WMcLean, VA

4.9

(1102)

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My name's Cat, but I love dogs! I'm currently a student and think spending time with dogs is a great study-break. I've got lots of experience taking care of my 3 dog-nephews, who are a lab, a pit mix, and a husky. I also enjoy running, so if your pup needs some extra exercise, I'd love to help out!

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Holly BMcLean, VA

4.9

(1048)

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

Rose RMcLean, VA

4.8

(1351)

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Hi, I'm Rose. I have been a dog walker/sitter for the past 9 years. I love all dogs and enjoy walking and playing with them. I am available for walks in Reston, Herndon, Sterling and Ashburn. Look forward to meeting your furry pet kid.

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Dog Walking in McLean

McLean, Virginia is an affluent area in Fairfax County located 5 miles from the Maryland border. This area is considered a census-designated place and is not technically a city or town. McLean and the surrounding communities are super pet-friendly, boasting 37 dog parks within a 10-mile radius! Although there are no veterinary clinics in McLean proper, there are four in the surrounding 10-mile area. With all the pet-friendly amenities around, the pups who live in and around McLean are surely accustomed to the finer things in life! 

If you’re looking for adventure, your pup will fall head over paws for Great Falls Park! This 800-acre park is home to a cascading waterfall and other spectacular natural formations like the Potowmack Canal and Mather Gorge. Great Falls Park has a rich history and is located just half an hour away from Washington D.C. With all there is to see and sniff, this park is sure to make a splash with any fur baby! 

McLean Central Park is a 25-acre recreation area that provides fun for the whole family! There is a large field perfect for a game of fetch, as well as a frisbee-golf course. If your pup isn’t one for sports, you and your furry loved one can enjoy a leisurely stroll on one of the parks walking trails. After a long bout of exercise, stop by one of 14 fur-iendly restaurants to ease your grumbling tummies! 

Best Dog Neighborhoods in McLean

Kingman Island

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Kingman Island

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Kingman and Heritage Island Park is a great place to unwind and explore the beauty of nature with your pup. This beautiful preserve is comprised of two man-made islands and is surrounded by Lake Kingman and the Anacostia River. You and Fido can access this beautiful atoll by boat, but be aware of tidal changes. The islands are adjoined by a scenic boardwalk that doubles as the boat landing dock.  This stunning landscape is perfect for photographers, offering a variety of wildlife to capture. There are several trails for you and your pet to choose from, but make sure he stays leashed at all times.

Northwest Washington

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
693 per sq. mi.

Northwest Washington

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Northwest Washington is a great area for pet owners and is home to many dog-friendly restaurants and lodging options. While you’re in the area, be sure to check out Key Bridge Boathouse. This dog-fur-iendly kayak and canoe rental facility will get you and your pup on the water in no time. Safety is first with this company, and they will even provide your pup his own life jacket! If you’re looking for something a little less strenuous, head on over to the National Mall! The expansive lawn is pawfect for fetch, picnicking, and leisurely strolls. The National Mall is fringed by the Smithsonian, the Washington Memorial, and the Capitol Building, so there is plenty to see and do!

Northeast Washington

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
693 per sq. mi.

Northeast Washington

24

Is your dog in need of a relaxing nature retreat? Northeast Washington has several pup-ortunities for just that! You and your pup will love a strolling around the beautiful aquatic gardens and reservoirs at Kenilworth Park. The Kenilworth Marsh is home to a wide variety of plants and animals and is perfect for bird enthusiasts! Leashed pets are also welcome at the 446 acres of gardens at the National Arboretum. Pets are not allowed on the tram, but guests are always welcome to walk or drive through the area with their fur children!

South Arlington

12
Dog Parks
8 parks

Population Density
8,309 per sq. mi.

South Arlington

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South Arlington is a wonderful neighborhood for dog lovers and has eight dog parks open from sunrise to sunset. Shirlington Dog Park is considered by many to be the best pup park around. This park is enormous and even has a stream for puppers to cool their paws in! Designated small and large dog areas keep the little ones protected while still allowing them to socialize. The entire park is leash-free and provides a safe place for city dogs to let loose. Glencarlyn Park is another great off-leash spot in the area and provides 95.5 acres of fun for the whole family. Amenities include picnic shelters, nature trails, and two playgrounds for the two-legged kiddos. Be sure to keep an eye on your pup when in the off-leash area; the park is not fenced!

Landmark Van Dorn

0
Dog Parks
6 parks

Population Density
11,566 per sq. mi.

Landmark Van Dorn

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Landmark Van Dorn loves its dogs, and it really shows! The sheer number of dog-friendly amenities in the area is truly astounding. There are four neighborhood bark parks, and 17 in the surrounding city of Alexandria. Hoof’s Run Dog Park and Greenway is part of a 62.5-acre park system that connects 5 different recreational spaces. One of these spaces is Tarleton Park, an unfenced, off-leash expanse, perfect for high-energy puppers. Nearby Duke Street Park is another great off-leash bark park and is located on Holmes Run River. A gated entry leads to the river, where pets can frolic in the water to their hearts' content. The park has plenty of toys for its guests, but owners are advised to bring water for their furry companions.