Dog walking in University Place

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How it works

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

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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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Suzanne LUniversity Place, WA

4.9

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Hi! My name is Suzanne. I grew up in the Seattle/Tacoma area and have had dogs and cats all my life. I volunteer at the local animal shelter and have worked in a veterinary clinic. I've have experience with all sizes and ages of dogs as well as dogs with disabilities. I love meeting new dogs and catering to each ones individual needs as every dog is unique. I will treat your best friend with love, care and affection to ensure your Wag! experience is as positive as possible.

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Erin GUniversity Place, WA

4.9

(845)

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Dogs have always been a part of my life. Whether is be volunteering at shelters, my own pets, sitting, walking, or helping lost dogs on the side of the road. They are my passion and my career, all I want to do is make them and you happy :)

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Matthew SUniversity Place, WA

4.9

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Spring Quarter - Apr to Jun Accepting one-time and recurring walks. Boardings and sittings postponed until winter quarter, or later. Preferences: - Recurring walks T, W, and/or F - One Time walks T, W, Th, and/or F, posted the Sunday before - Walks before noon, Apr to Sep - Walks after noon, Oct to Mar

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Angela SUniversity Place, WA

4.9

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“I’m fulfilling my passion working with your babies”

Ever since I was little I have had a passion for animals. As I get older it has grown stronger. I believe my purpose is to be a voice for them. I have rescued and found homes for numerous animals in need. I have leash trained a few dogs to prepare them for their new homes. I have always owned dogs and couldn’t imagine my life without my fur babies. I will love and treat your babies as my own. I look forward to meeting so many new furry friends and their owners!

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Dani SUniversity Place, WA

4.9

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I have been a dog lover ever since I got my first pug, Monkey. I was born and raised in the Seattle area and love it here. I love taking pups out on long walks so we can both enjoy the outdoors!

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Kieyana SUniversity Place, WA

4.9

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“Your Pets Bestfriend”

Hi, Im Kieyana, I was raised with Rottweilers all of my life and began helping with walking and training dogs at 8 yrs old. I have raised and trained dogs from all different sizes and breeds-even traveled to Africa to do so. I double majored at NC State University in Animal Science and Wildlife Management. I have also been a vet tech at Banfield Pet Hospital. I absolutely love the the process of raising a pup and experiencing the love and personalities of all animals.

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Magdalena MUniversity Place, WA

4.9

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My name is Magdalena. I am 23 years old and I live in the Seattle area. I have owned a dog, 2 rabbits, and a couple of fish in my lifetime so far. I have sitting experience of a cat and a dog a couple of times, I am an animal lover of all types, I have gone to Veterinarian school for 2 years and moved to the Seattle area so i didn't get to complete it yet. I am a very reliable, trustworthy, cheerful, caring and easy going person that loves to be outdoors and with an animal it just gets better. I would love to be able to have the opportunity to walk dogs and treat them as they were my own.

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Laurena AUniversity Place, WA

4.9

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Hi, my name is Laurena and dogs, big and small, love me almost as much as I love them! I can't wait to walk your little furry one, and always love an excuse to get outside.

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Katie MUniversity Place, WA

4.9

(497)

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Hello! I'm Katie and I'm an experienced, loving dog walker. I've previously volunteered with The Seattle Pug Rescue and Washington Alaskan Malamute Adoption League. I am committed to giving your dog the attention and care he or she needs. I am looking forward to meeting your furry family member!

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Danitra PUniversity Place, WA

4.8

(493)

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I'm currently in love with a rolly pug named Ajax, who I've had the wonderful time of taking care of on a daily basis for the last year. I have a flexible job that allows me to easily walk dogs on your schedule. I come from weightlifting family which includes our animals so keeping up with any size pup is possible.

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Dog Walking in University Place

This suburban city is a great place to visit with your canine friend. University Place received its name in the 1800’s from a private university, The University of Puget Sound. The university purchased land for to build the school and thus became the city University Place, Washington. There is a dog-friendly hotel and restaurant here, but you can find more activities and amenities in the nearby towns and cities that are just a short drive from University Place.

For instance, Tacoma, Washington is only 6 miles from University Place and is home to several great dog-friendly places for you and your furry friend to enjoy. One of the most pawesome places is a combined dog beach and dog park, which your pal will go mutts over! The Chambers Bay off the Leash Park & Beach has a great scenic view and free parking. The beach area is off-leash and has easy access to the water for your canine pal to make a splash. The actual park is 7 acres, with 1 acre dedicated to the dog park. In addition to this area, there is also a 3.5 mile pet-friendly trail that you and Fido can enjoy. This trail is a great way for you both to sneak in some exercise while having a blast. There is also a nice lush green patch of grassy area where you and your pal can sit and enjoy a nice picnic lunch.

The ideal location for University Place in Washington makes it a pet owner's dream!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in University Place

Owen Beach Road

48
Population Density
3,672 per sq. mi.

Owen Beach Road

48

This is a great neighborhood to visit if you and your canine pal are looking to spend some time near the water. This neighborhood is only 6 miles from University Place, is home to Owen Beach. While there is not an off-leash area for your pup here, there is a shell walkway where you can enjoy a nice stroll while your fur baby is on their leash. There are also some great picnic areas right near the waterfront. These areas have covered and uncovered picnic tables, grills, restrooms and a beautiful view of the water. Another plus is that parking is free! Grab your pup’s leash and prepare for a pawesome day at this beach.

Federal Way

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,961 per sq. mi.

Federal Way

36

This dog-friendly neighborhood is located 18 miles from University Place, and is a great place to enjoy the outdoors with your pooch. The French Lake Dog Park is a huge 10-acre, completely fenced-in park where your canine friend can sniff and explore everything off-leash. The terrain is so inviting for your pooch; there are hills, trees and sand pits for digging here. The trees provide nice shaded areas, and there are also picnic tables for you and your pooch to enjoy some lunch. Your pooch will love the small pond located here! There is an access fence to get to it, but once you are in, Fido will have a blast. A water fountain and waste bags are provided, so all you need is your pup's favorite toy to enjoy a day of fun in the sun!

Highland Park

24
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,476 per sq. mi.

Highland Park

24

This neighborhood is a great spot, especially if your pooch likes the outdoors. Highland Park in Seattle is located 39 miles from University Place, is home to the Westcrest Dog Park. This off-leash dog park encompasses 4 fenced-in acres, so there is plenty of room for your pooch to explore. The wide open spaces are perfect for canine pals to run around and romp. One side of the park is covered with shredded bark, and the other is covered in sand; your pup will love exploring both! There is also a gravel walkway that loops around the park for you to enjoy a stroll with your leashed pal. The park also provides a water fountain, but you'll need to bring your own waste bags.

E L Street

12
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
5,782 per sq. mi.

E L Street

12

Just south of downtown Tacoma, located 6 miles from University Place, is a great place for your dog to enjoy running around alone or with some other canine friends. The Rogers Park Off-Leash Dog Park is a large, off-leash, fenced-in park where your pooch will have a hard time getting bored! When your pooch is done playing, there are also trails for you to explore; you will just have to have your furry friend on a leash on the trails. This park also provides doggie waste bags so cleaning up is more convenient. Your canine pal will also get to enjoy the water fountain in the warmer months. Another perk is that you and your pooch can sit under the shade trees and share a snack at the picnic tables.

Puyallup City Center

0
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,749 per sq. mi.

Puyallup City Center

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If you and your pooch are looking to make some un-fur-gettable memories, this neighborhood has the perfect place for you! Just 15 miles from University Place is Puyallup Dog Park. This dog park is a small, completely fenced-in park. It is about 2/3 of an acre and is mainly dirt and grass. The park has some benches and plenty of trees for shade on hot days. Your pooch won’t be thirsty when drinking from the community water fountain after running around with canine friends. Grab a ball to enjoy a game of fetch, and don't fur-get to bring the waste bags!