Places to Take Your Dog – Dog-Friendly Public Places you may not Know

Are you looking for the best places to take your Dog? Why can’t you be without your dog for up to 24 hours? This is the question my friend Rob asks me every single day. Rob isn’t an animal-friendly person and he just can’t understand that these species should be treated with the perfect dose of care.

Places to Take Your Dog

From time to time, I research the best places to take my dog, places where I could have fun at the same time. In this article, I am going to share the places I discovered in my little but broad search.

Places to Take Your Dog

This article is for everyone that cannot bear the thought of not being without their dogs for more than 24 hours and like me, is looking for the best ways to explore the world with their companion.

I bought my German Shepherd breed dog last year and since then, I have spent the majority of the time on the road. I am a lover and an owner of dogs like many of you reading this article, the tips I am giving you in this article will give you very good ideas on moving out with your dog.

Before we move into the fun places to take your dog, here are some recommended tips for taking your dogs out for journeys or vacations.

How to Choose a Dog-friendly Place for your Vacation

I would have loved to give a very long list of tips but for simplicity’s sake, here are two very useful tips.

Consider the Itenerary

There are so many things to consider when traveling with your dog. The particular places to go, what to do along the way, and even when you get there.

When thinking about this, you have to consider what your dog likes and what you both like doing together. Is it hiking, Exploring the City, or sitting at a coffee shop.

When making the decision of the place to go, you will have to make a lot of sacrifices for your friend ( your dog). The location you choose must be dog friendly. These spots can come in various forms.

Think About Where you Will Stay

Your choices of accommodation are also very important when planning your trip. Some hotels allow pets and some do not, they require flexible arrangements like renting a unique Airbnb or camping.

Camping might be a good thing to do with your dog on a vacation, but not when you decide to leave the dog on its own all day. That wouldn’t be much of a vacation for your four-legged companion.

Fun Places to Take Your Dog

There are so many places you can take your dog. Wonderful places you and your dog will enjoy. The list below will contain particular places that will suit you and your dog.

  • Eastern Vermont
  • Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
  • Bar Harbor, Maine
  • Bend, Oregon
  • San Diego, California
  • Northern Arizona
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Grand Haven, Michigan
  • Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Asheville, North Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Sarasota, Florida
  • Venice, Italy
  • Tokyo, Japan
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

These places contain wonderful spots where both you and your dog can enjoy your vacation including parks, with wonderful sights and stadiums. etc.

Dog-Friendly Public Places you may not know

Furthermore, there are so many dog-friendly places I think you do not yet know about. Here are our suggestions below;

  • Half Price Books
  • Micheals Craft Store
  • Lush
  • Baseball Stadiums
  • Apple stores
  • Nordstrom
  • Marshalls
  • Home Depot
  • Barnes and Noble
  • Bars and Restaurants near you.
  • Shake Shack
  • A Vine yard
  • Art Galeries
  • Star Bucks
  • Movie Theatres
  • Lowe’s
  • Pottery Barn
  • Macy’s
  • Tractor Supply co.

Please note that some of these places may have some regulations against animals. Therefore, try to consult the security team first before bringing in your pets.


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