Dog walking in Ranson

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How it works

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Flexible scheduling

Select the date and time that best suit your needs. Want a walk ASAP? We’ve got you covered.

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Customized for your pup

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

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Follow along

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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Mary MRanson, WV

5.0

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Hi my name is Mary. I live the Knoxville / Brunswick area of Maryland. I absolutely love dogs and taking care of them. I have three dog myself and can't get enough of them! I'd love to walk your dog or even dogs! My hours are flexible and just can't wait to get started walking your furry baby.

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Caitlin KRanson, WV

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I have had dogs most of my life and can honestly say they have made my life fuller and more joyful. I enjoy talking my dogs for walks and getting outside with them. I completely understand how hard it can be to do this in this hectic world, so I wish to be a help to people and their fur babies. My love of dogs and walking are a perfect fit for being an excellent partner with you and your pup :)

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Emily ARanson, WV

4.9

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Hi there! My name is Emily. My love for dogs is what sparked me to enter the wonderful world of dog walking. I understand the importance of trusting someone to care for your furry babies. I have a 12 year old cockapoo who is basically my child. She's my world!

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Garth SRanson, WV

4.9

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I am a lifetime dog lover and and current Dog Walking professional in the Alexandria and Washington DC area. I have one year of experience in Dog Walking, and twenty-two years of experience as a Dog Owner. I am excellent with dogs of all types and sizes, and look forward to befriending yours!

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High energy dogs, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Laura CRanson, WV

4.9

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“Walking to keep you wagging!”

I am an avid dog lover that can assure YOU that I will treat your “babies” like they are my own, not only because I am an animal lover but it’s because how I would want my “baby or “babies” treated!! As I grew up, I rarely had a moment without an animal in the house!! I have lived and worked with all kinds of breeds of dogs from Dobermans to poodles!! I’ve grown a love for pets and and now feel I can easily grow a bond with almost any animal. This job grants me just that opportunity!!

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

Hannah GRanson, WV

4.9

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Hi! My name is Hannah. I am a senior at the University of Maryland studying biochemistry. I love dogs and am excited to meet lots of new, fun personalities! I have lived in a town outside of Frederick, MD my whole life. I grew up with a rescue border collie (and cats) and learned to love an respect animals at an early age.

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Lauren DRanson, WV

4.9

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Hello, my name is Lauren. I am a full time nurse who is looking to add some part time work by doing things I absolutely love. I am a proud dog and cat mom for most of my life. I have an American Pitbull, so I am not a stranger to stronger, larger dogs. I love walking dogs and I am able to walk at many different paces depending on your fur babies preference and ability. I am well versed in care for all ages and all breeds. I am honest, dependable and try to go above and beyond for all my clients.

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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, Training experience, Potty training, Puppy training

Chris SRanson, WV

4.8

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“Rain, sun or snow, I’m here when your pup has 2 GO”

Hello my fellow Wag Community. I have been providing Dog Sitting/Walking Services for several years now. I reside in the Silver Spring Area In a safe and quiet neighborhood. I currently provide these services full time, I am very flexible with my schedule, last min requests are also okay. I will be looking forward to building my reputation amongst the Wag community, can’t wait to meet your fur friends!

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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

Tricia SRanson, WV

4.8

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Hi! My name is Tricia, I have had dogs my whole life and have over 20 years of experience pet sitting & dog walking. I currently have one dog, her name is Libby, she is 7 years old and a rescue.

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Brian HRanson, WV

4.8

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Hello, I’m a store manager for a holistic pet food store that focuses on helping pet parents find the right natural pet food for their furry friends. I deal with dogs on a daily basis when they come into my store and I love to take the time to meet them and give them treats to make them feel welcome. I’m also a pet parent of 2 dogs(pit mix and Keeshond) and have a passion for pets.

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Dog Walking in Ranson

Ranson was previously known as the Corporation of Ranson. This small community is located in Jefferson County in West Virginia, just an hour away from Washington, DC. The city has a very rich history even though it's small in size; thanks to Ranson's mining industry in the 19th century, as well as the bustling industries in the surrounding areas of the Shenandoah Valley, Ranson grew quickly, and only continues to expand. This makes it the pawfect place to be a dog owner!

Despite the small size of the city, you'll find three veterinary clinics in town and nearby to take good care of your barking buddy. Ranson is also a furrific place to chow down with your hound! If you're craving some tortillas while you’re staying in Ranson, make sure to visit California Tortilla. Want some classic pub fare instead? Head to Glory Days Grill. Or, if you just want a quick bite, Ranson is also home to some dog-friendly chain restaurants. Bring a leash and water bowl with you to all establishments.

If you and Fido want to get out of town, take a quick 15-minute trip over to Harper's Ferry, VA. You'd be barking mad to miss Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry, which is a 90-minute tour that will teach you and your pooch all you need to know about Harper's Ferry's haunted history!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Ranson

Central Leesburg

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
4,906 per sq. mi.

Central Leesburg

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Who doesn't want a safe, enclosed place where their puppy can hang out with other well-behaved canines? Un-fur-tunately, Ranson doesn't have any dog parks of its own, but you'll find one 25 miles away in Leesburg, VA. Leesburg Dog Park offers an amazing off-leash area that your dog will appreciate. The ground is covered in mulch, and it can get muddy sometimes, so bring a towel if you don't want muddy paw prints in your car! Benches and picnic tables are available for the comfort of the human visitors, and shade is provided by the multiple trees in the park. Just don't forget to bring doggie waste bags.

Shenandoah University

36
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
3,857 per sq. mi.

Shenandoah University

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Another pawssibility in the vicinity of Ranson is the Winchester Dog Park. You'll need a membership to play here, but daily passes are available for visitors. Your doggie can go wild in this fenced, off-leash area and sniff out some new friends! Nestled within Jim Barnett Park, the dog park provides drinking water and poop baggies for cleaning up your pup's messes. If you prefer to walk your dog on the trails outside of the fenced area, you can do so only if your dog is properly leashed. Within the dog park, there are benches and a picnic table where the humans can chit chat and rest while watching over their pups.

Gathland State Park

24
Population Density
490 per sq. mi.

Gathland State Park

24

If you're looking for something a little different to do with your dog, visit Gathland State Park. This is a historic park with plenty of things to see and explore! Leashed dogs are welcome here. You can visit the War Correspondent's Arch or the South Mountain Battlefield to learn more about the park's history. There are also pavilions where you can share a picnic with your pup and friends. Or, pitch a tent and stay awhile at the campground! The combination of nature and historical monuments will fascinate you, and your pooch will have more than enough space to sniff and explore. Make sure you bring water, snacks, and doggie bags.

Boyce

12
Population Density
465 per sq. mi.

Boyce

12

Twenty-three miles away from Ranson, you'll find the State Arboretum of Virginia, which is an extremely beautiful botanical garden. Not only are doggies allowed here, but they're also allowed to be off-leash as long as they're well-behaved! The place is simply magical -- it has open fields to run in, beautiful meadows to admire, and even two lakes to cool off in! The place even has a historical building that you can visit, as well as an herbal garden and plenty of space for a nice picnic with your pup. The arboretum has bathroom facilities for the human visitors, but you'll need to bring your own poop baggies.

Hogback Mountain Rd

0
Population Density
488 per sq. mi.

Hogback Mountain Rd

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If you're a wine lover and you're searching for a place in the vicinity of Ranson where you can enjoy a tasting while in the company of your pupper, you should check out Stone Tower Winery. This winery is located in South Leesburg, around 27 miles away from Ranson. You're allowed to take your leashed dog in the tasting rooms and to hang out both inside and outside the winery while you taste different types of chardonnay, pinot noir, and sauvignon blanc. It's important to keep in mind that all the tastings have to be scheduled, so make sure you make a reservation before embarking on this adventure!