Dog walking in DeForest

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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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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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Jennifer WDeForest, WI

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I have been a dog owner for 20 years. Walking dogs is one of my favorite activities! I have walked neighborhood dogs and watched dogs when neighbors are on vacation. I have been an animal lover my whole life. I am often training for running races and enjoy being outside and active.

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

Lindsey RDeForest, WI

4.9

(1954)

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I am an animal lover since birth. My passion led me to become a Certified Veterinary Technician. Now that I am a mom of 2, I get my dog fix by walking and boarding other people's dogs! I can't wait to meet your furry friend.

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Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Rebecca PDeForest, WI

4.9

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“Dog walking adventures are my absolute favorite!”

Hi! My name is Rebecca, I am a dog loving fitness enthusiast who is very excited to be here! I am a fitness instructor and love spending time being fit and keeping healthy outside, I want to be fit and happy with your dog too! I've grown up raising, walking, and caring for golden retrievers and miniature dachshunds and have plenty experience working with other breeds.

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Cheyenne GDeForest, WI

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I can cope with animals with anxiety, depression, old age, energetic. Essentially Dogs are like people, but they just walk on on all four, and are furry.

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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

Kali BDeForest, WI

4.9

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Hello! My name is Kali and I’m mom to a 6 month old golden retriever, Gracie. I’ve had dogs (and a healthy abundance of other pets!) my entire life. I’m a big time animal lover and I have experience with dogs of all ages and sizes! I love to be outdoors in any capacity and look forward to spending time walking with your pup!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Melanie WDeForest, WI

4.9

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“I like your mutts and I cannot lie”

I’m a stay at home mom to two small humans and one large dog. I’d love to help you and your dog out by getting him/her out to enjoy the day when you’re not able! I really love doing this and do my best to make sure you’re happy with the experience. If there’s anything I can do to improve the walk for your dog (and, as a result, for you!) please feel free to message me before the walk to let me know!

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

Juliana EDeForest, WI

4.9

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Hi I am Juliana! I've spent years walking my own dog, Angel, and enjoy exploring our neighborhood together. I have had a dog in my household my whole life and love their companionship. I would love to take your wonderful dog for a walk to explore your neighborhood!

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Lynn HDeForest, WI

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I have owned a dog/dogs for my entire life. Currently I have 2 rescue dogs who I have had since they were pups and they are both 13 years old. I enjoy going on walks/hikes to keep active and they are always more enjoyable with a furry companion.

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Lily VDeForest, WI

4.9

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Hello! My name is Lily! All my life I've loved being around and working with dogs. As far back as I can remember I've wanted to have a career with dogs, I've worked as a dog trainer in the past and now I'm a dog walker! I have three dogs of my own, I have a brittany, a chihuahua and a rottweiler mix. So I'm definitely comfortable around many different types of pups! I can truly say working with dogs is my passion in life!

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Lindsey PDeForest, WI

4.8

(215)

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“Dog Lover and Fur Baby Caretaker”

Hello, I understand that a busy schedule can interfere with your dog's exercise and I am here to help! I have been dog sitting and dog walking for roughly four years.I look forward to meeting you and your pet!

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Can run with dogs, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Puppy care, Fast walker

Dog Walking in DeForest

Deforest is just minutes from the State Capital and easily accessible, having ready access to six major highways, rail transportation, and the Dane County Regional Airport. There are sixteen main parks located inside Deforest, all with unique views and friendly to leashed dogs. With nearly fifty veterinarians and vet centers in the area around Deforest, your pet is certain to be well taken care of no matter where you are.


For a green expanse unlike anything you’ve ever seen, head on down to Token Creek County Park. This park is over four hundred acres and boasts miles of walking trails, winding through open grassland and forest alike. The park is also home to a sizable dog park, with one section being exclusive for small dogs. Here pups can run around off leash to their heart’s content, and make new friends along the way!


Deforest also prides itself on safe neighborhoods and an exquisite trail system to satisfy the craving for the natural outdoors. One of the most prominent trails is the Upper Yahara River Trail, a three mile long route that travels along the Yahara River so you can appreciate it’s beauty up close. The trail has seven different access points along the route, making it easy to get on or off.


Best Dog Neighborhoods in DeForest

Deforest Community

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
6,031 per sq. mi.

Deforest Community

48

Featuring five separate parks and easy freeway access, Deforest Community is the ideal place to be. The biggest of these parks, Northern Corridor Park, lies at the eastern edge of the neighborhood. This 52 acre plot of land has everything from forested areas to open fields with ponds and rivers. As an added bonus, this park is home to the Marvin & Marie Schweers Dog Park, located at the northeast corner of this large area. All dogs must be licensed and vaccinated to enter this off leash area, as well as hold a park permit. This permit is free to local residents, and $3 a day for visitors. Your pup is certain to have a blast!


Holland Fields

36
Population Density
2,370 per sq. mi.

Holland Fields

36

Holland Fields is a small, peaceful community with an easygoing atmosphere. Right off Cradle Hill Drive is Cradle Hill Park, a quaint area with a small stretch of green that offers a unique, tucked away place for you to take your pup on his daily walk. At the opposite end of the neighborhood is Old Amsterdam Park, another humble area with a concrete walkway through grass and trees that is ideal for a scenic stroll. Neither of these parks are fenced in, so remember to keep your pup on a leash at all times. Whatever your choice, you and your dog are sure to have a good time.


Millstone Heights

24
Population Density
3,156 per sq. mi.

Millstone Heights

24

Millstone Heights is a serene neighborhood that’s well maintained and a beauty to look at.  While not especially large, the neighborhood lays claim to their own Millstone Heights Park.  This forested area is the perfect place to take your pup on your daily stroll, with gorgeous shade trees and lovely views to explore. The park comes complete with a sizable field that’s perfect for running and burning off some energy! The area tends to be quieter, so this is the ideal place for older or more sensitive dogs who don’t like a lot of excitement. Remember to keep your pup leashed in this public park.


Rivers Turn

12
Population Density
4,390 per sq. mi.

Rivers Turn

12

For a friendly neighborhood with an open atmosphere, Rivers Turn is the place to go.  This neighborhood is tucked right in the bend of the Upper Yahara River Environmental Corridor, a beautiful green area fed by Yahara River. Equal parts open fields and forested areas, the Turn features nearly five miles of walkable trails that travel through this reserve, from flat, paved areas to rocky hiking spots. Two bridges span these trails for unique views that you can’t get anywhere else. With so much to explore, morning walks will never be boring again! Remember to keep your pup leashed at all times, as this area is not fenced in and is host to unpredictable wildlife.


South of North

0
Population Density
4,509 per sq. mi.

South of North

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With a whopping eight parks inside this area, South of North is a place with no shortage of options for dog owners! The biggest, Western Green Area Park, has a river running through the center of it and numerous scenic paths that wind through its grassy landscape and towering trees. Follow the trail along the river far enough south and you’ll find the second biggest park, Sunnybrook Park, with walking and hiking trails that lead right up to its own pond. Both parks are the ideal place for a daily walk and are certain to make your pup a tail wagger!