Dog walking in Vinton

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Flexible scheduling

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Choose between a 20-minute, 30-minute, or 60-minute stroll for your dog.

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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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Kaitlyn CVinton, VA 24179

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I have always been a dog lover! I have a 6 year old miniature golden doodle named Daizey. I have been dog sitting since I was a teenager, with several repeat and regular clients.

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Oral medicine administration, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Jessica BVinton, VA 24179

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Hello! I am 26 and have had dogs my whole life. I currently have a male Akita at my home. I know how important it is to take care of your dog, as they are family. With busy schedules it may be hard to do so, I can help with that! Let me be your walker!

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Shana MVinton, VA 24179

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Life-long dog owner/lover and I can't wait to meet your furry friends! I have always loved all animals and enjoy caring for them. I have experience with dogs of all ages and sizes. I grew up with 4 dogs and have been petsitting since I was 10 years old. I play soccer and am studying communications in college. I hope to own my own business some day.(dogs will be welcome of course) :)

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Puppy care

Sarah EVinton, VA 24179

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I am a recent college grad and new resident of Roanoke. I have been around dogs throughout my life and have volunteered at my local SPCA helping to walk and socialize dogs to be better suited for adoption. I love to be outdoors and often go running or walking at various parks and hiking trails. I am very flexible with my schedule and look forward to helping in anyway that I can.

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Paige SVinton, VA 24179

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“The best therapist has fur and four legs!”

Hello! I’m Paige and I’m currently a college student at VCU ARTS! When I’m not doing school work I’m usually hiking on trails or somewhere outside! I myself am a dog owner and I understand how important it is to make sure your best bud is fit and healthy. Just trying to make the community a happier place one walk at a time!

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Nautica JVinton, VA 24179

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Hey, I’m Nautica and I love all animals, but I’ve always had an affinity for pups. I have a fur baby named Chestnut; he’s a miniature labradoodle. I’m great with all breeds and energy levels. I’ve been walking and dog sitting for family and friends for years. I’m currently working at a doggy daycare and I’m a couple months away from being a certified trainer. I can’t wait to meet your pup!

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

Caleb JVinton, VA 24179

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Hi, I'm Caleb and I recently moved to Seattle from the east coast! I've been around dogs my whole life and I love all dogs, big and small! I have cared for lots of dogs including ones with medical needs. While I'm enjoying Seattle so far, I miss my dogs Zoey (Black Lab) and Brady (Shih-Tzu) back in Virginia, and I'm looking to fill that void in my life!

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Sarah MVinton, VA 24179

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I am a dog lover who grew up with a sweet beagle named Taffy growing up. I have always loved animals and have been friends and families go to for dog sitting. I have been doing Wag & Rover for over and year and have sat and walked tons of different doggy’s! I'm excited to walk your fur baby and give them lots of love!

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Dog Walking in Vinton

Vinton is a small town near Roanoke, Virginia. The town has three veterinary clinics available to give your dog preventative and emergency treatment. There’s also a dog-friendly pizzeria in town called New York Pizza, which has several outdoor tables that welcome furry friends!

The best place for Vintoners to go if they’re looking for more dog-friendly opportunities is Roanoke. Most places in Roanoke won’t take you more than ten minutes to drive to! Only a couple of minutes from Vinton is the Thrasher Park Dog Park, which is a spacious off-leash park that has separate areas for large and small dogs to play with others their size. Roanoke also has tons of paw-friendly restaurants, a few hotels, and fun events for you and your dog to attend throughout the year.

If you don’t mind taking a drive, you should head to Blacksburg, Virginia, which is about 43 miles away from Vinton. Here, you’ll find Huckleberry Trail, a furtastic spot to get some outdoor exercise and fresh air. There are also dozens of dog-friendly restaurants to choose from with outdoor tables for you and your pooch.

From a short to a long drive, you have some great pawportunities for quality time with your fave furry pal near Vinton! 

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Vinton

Old Southwest

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Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
2,726 per sq. mi.

Old Southwest

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The Old Southwest neighborhood of Roanoka, Virgina, is just under four miles from Vinton and is home to one of the closest dog parks to Vinton. Highland Dog Park is a pupular place for dogs and their owners because of its friendly families that visit, toys for pups, benches for owners, and its cozy environment. You and your dog can also check out Wasena City Tap Room and Grill in Old Southwest, which is the pawfect spot to try one of several beers on tap. You and your pooch are welcome to dine together at one of the outdoor tables.

Gainsboro

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Population Density
2,079 per sq. mi.

Gainsboro

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Gainsboro in Roanoke is the downtown area of the city, offering several pup-friendly opportunities for dining and fun. It’s only slightly over three miles from Vinton, so you can get there in a jiffy! If you love exercising and want your furry pal to join in, then head to K9 Fit Club, a gym that helps you and Sparky spend some quality time together while also getting fit! You can also check out one of several dog-friendly restaurants in the neighborhood, like The Quarter, a New Orleans-inspired place that serves up authentic Cajun dishes and has some outdoor tables for you and your dog.

Woodside Park

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Population Density
353 per sq. mi.

Woodside Park

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Woodside Park in Salem, VA, is just over 12 miles from Vinton, so it’ll take you a little longer to get to than some of the other neighborhoods on our list. But this is the place to go if you want an outdoor adventure with your favorite dog! The Hanging Rock Battlefield Trail makes the perfect place for you to walk your dog while also getting some exercise in a serene environment. The trail is just under two miles long, making it a great place for a weekend walk. Climb rocks and visit the creek along the way! Parkway Brewing Company is also in Woodside Park, so you’ll have a dog-friendly place to stop for a drink and meal when you’re done.

Grandin Village

12
Population Density
3,475 per sq. mi.

Grandin Village

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Grandin Village in Roanoke is 5.7 miles from Vinton. This is a good neighborhood to visit if you want some unique paw-friendly dining options to try that are different than the usual fast food or chain restaurants. Head to Village Grill for some traditional American favorites, like wings and burgers. There are several outdoor tables where you and your dog can sit together. Taaza Indian Cuisine offers authentic Indian meals that are pawfect for you if you want something totally different and adventurous! Or, try Grace’s Place Pizzeria, which has all your favorite pizza options, plus several unique pies to choose from. 

Woodcliff

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Population Density
610 per sq. mi.

Woodcliff

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Woodcliff is another Roanoke neighborhood that’s slightly over four miles from Vinton. This neighborhood is the home of Mill Mountain, a 500-acre park with trails, picnic areas, open areas, and more. You and your dog can hop on the Mill Mountain Star Trail if you’re up for a hike! This trail takes you to the top of Mill Mountain, where you can get some incredible views of the city below. If you’re hungry, check out Fork in the Alley, a casual restaurant with American favorites like sandwiches and pizza. There are some indoor and outdoor dog-friendly areas to enjoy a meal together here.