Best Dog Walkers
in Clifton

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored dog walkers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best dog walkers in Clifton, NJ.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Brits & Barks, LLC

Brits & Barks, LLC is a Montville business that has over 15 years of experience. The business provides dog walking and pet sitting services. Brits & Barks, LLC’s dog walks are 15, 30, 45, or 60 minutes long. Other services include playtime, providing fresh food and water, waste clean-up, medication, bringing in newspapers, deliveries, and mail, taking out the garbage and recycling, and more. Vacation sitting options range from two visits per day to four visits per day, and overnight pet sitting at clients’ home. Brits & Barks, LLC is a member of the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters. Clients remark on their honesty, attentiveness, compassion, professionalism, and knowledge.

Montville, NJ(973) 404-0851


Pawsitive Reinforcement

Pawsitive Reinforcement serves communities in Bergen County with their dog walking needs. Dog walks are customized per each client's and dog's specifications and needs and can last for 30, 45, or 60 minutes. Pet sitting with walks, playtime, feeding, cleanups, medications, and even non-GMO artisan treats is available as well, and clients can even shop gourmet doggie items on the company's site. The founder, Rupak, left the corporate world to care for dogs, focusing on behavior rehabilitation via regular and structured exercises, and the other walkers/sitters have years of experience with pets, treat all dogs as if they were their own, and can handle all breeds, sizes, and dogs with special needs.

Westwood, NJ(551) 262-5110


Pets Are People Too

Pets Are People Too offers dog walking services in Little Falls. Dog walks can take place Monday through Friday for 15 to 20 minutes or 30 to 35 minutes and can include playtime as well if desired. The group's full pet sitting services include visits for fresh food and water, outdoor time, walks, litter box cleaning, treats, medication if required, and a daily pet report, and the sitter can also make the house look "lived in." The owner and pet care professional, Elizabeth Schneider, is passionate about caring for animals and is dedicated to the happiness and well-being of all pets. Pets Are People Too is insured as well as bonded and is a member of Pet Sitters International.

Little Falls, NJ(973) 200-0899


The Tail Trail

The Tail Trail has been walking dogs for residents throughout Bergen County since 2009. Private daily walks with the same walker provide consistency and plenty of individual attention, and "canine power walks" are available for high-energy dogs. All staff are bonded, insured, and background checked and offer pet sitting and puppy care as well. The Tail Trail is a member of PSI and was voted Best Pet Care Business by readers of 201 Magazine. Owners Joe and Linda Conti worked in the corporate world and understand how busy dog owners can be, enjoy long-term relationships with their clients, and also own the cage-free grooming salon and pet boutique, Fur the Love of Pets.

Oradell, NJ(201) 669-7525


Wag 4 Tails LLC

Wag 4 Tails LLC is a Ridgewood business that has been serving clients for more than a decade. Areas the business serves include Midland Park, Wyckoff, Glen Rock, Ho Ho Kus, Fair Lawn, and Waldwick. Wag 4 Tails LLC provides dog walking services and visits that last from 25 to 30 minutes up to 55 to 60 minutes. Included is fresh water, feeding, grooming, playtime, and attention. There is no charge for additional dogs. Wag 4 Tails LLC also offers overnight stays, vacation visits, and cat visits. Wag 4 Tails LLC provides free consultations. Clients remark on their communication, dependability, professionalism, availability, and attention to detail.

Ridgewood, NJ(201) 245-1833


Wagging and Walking

Wagging and Walking is a Haledon business that provides clients with dog walking and pet sitting services. Areas the company serves include Hawthorne, Paramus, Wyckoff, Little Falls, Ridgewood, Prospect Park, Elmwood Park, Oakland, Franklin Lakes, Paterson, Fair Lawn, North Haledon, Wayne, Ramsey, Mahwah, Totowa, and Haledon. Dog walking services Wagging and Walking provides include a 15- to 20-minute walk, a 30-minute walk, or a 60-minute walk, along with fresh water, playtime, and snacks. The business offers 30- or 60-minute pet sitting visits as well as playtime, feeding, medication administering if needed, litter box cleaning, and garbage removal. Services are customizable. Wagging and Walking is bonded and insured and offers free meet and greets. The business is a member of Pet Sitters Associates.

Prospect Park, NJ(201) 257-2850


Wags to Whiskers Pet Care

Wags to Whiskers Pet Care is a Bergen County business that offers pet and home services. Services include walking, feeding, brushing, vet appointments, cleaning the litter box, and administering oral medication. Home services include bringing in mail and newspapers, taking the garbage out, plant watering, closing and opening the blinds, and turning lights on and off. Wags to Whiskers Pet Care also provides boarding for dogs and caged and tank animals and a pet taxi service. Areas the business serves include Westwood, Haworth, River Edge, Emerson, Harrington Park, New Milford, Demarest, and Oradell. Melanie is the owner and she fosters pets who were abandoned, and she does volunteer work at shelter. Clients appreciate their reliability, communication, helpfulness, professionalism, honesty, and flexibility.

Oradell, NJ(914) 396-7734



Walk-Bark-Run is a Ridgewood business that provides dog walking and dog sitting services. The business’ service area is Mahwah, Fair Lawn, Paramus, Edgewater, Teaneck, Hackensack, Fort Lee, Rutherford, Tenafly, Cliffside Park, Garfield, Wyckoff, and other areas in Bergen County. Services Walk-Bark-Run offers include dog walking, daily visits, vacation visits, and cat sitting. The business provides 30- or 60- minute dog walking visits during the week and on weekends for an extra fee. Vacation visits are three or four 30-minute visits per day as well as plant watering, bringing in mail, and turning on and off the lights. Walk-Bark-Run is bonded and insured and is certified in First Aid and animal CPR. Clients appreciate their dependability and honesty.

Ridgewood, NJ(201) 248-9411


Walking Paws

Walking Paws is a business that serves customers in Nutley. The business provides a variety of services such as dog walking, vacation pet sitting for dog walking clients, pet taxi service, house sitting, a puppy plan, and key drop-off and key pick-up. Walking Paws’ dog walking service includes walking during the week between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., dog walking outside regular weekday hours, holiday dog walking, weekend walks, and walks with additional pets. The walks are 20 minutes long and include a snack, water, playtime, brushing, medications if needed, and a walk report. Vacation pet sitting is for dogs, cats, and caged animals. Michele graduated from the New York School of Dog Grooming and has experience dog grooming. She is certified in Pet First Aid and is a member of Pet Sitters International. Walking Paws is bonded and insured.

Nutley, NJ(973) 667-3675


What About The Pets?, LLC

What About The Pets?, LLC is a business that has been serving clients for more than six years. Areas the business serves include Pine Brook, Cedar Grove, Lake Hiawatha, Glen Ridge, Roseland, Morris Plains, Livingston, North Caldwell, West Orange, Madison, Essex Fells, Belleville, Florham Park, Woodland Park, Verona, Nutley, Little Falls, East Hanover, Bloomfield, and other areas. Services include 30-minute dog walks and one to three pet sitting visits per day. Pet sitting services come with fresh water, feeding, medication administration, plant watering, garbage take-out, bringing in the mail, and more. Christina Caruso is the owner and provides pet services along with a team of dog walkers. What About The Pets?, LLC is bonded and insured and is Pet First Aid Certified. The business’ memberships include Pet Sitters International and Pet Sitters Associates. What About The Pets?, LLC was nominated Best of Essex in Pet Services in 2015 and 2016.

Roseland, NJ(973) 803-3580


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