Dog Parks in San Diego, CA

Not sure where to let your pup run around and play in San Diego? There are plenty of dog parks that are off leash and great places to meet fellow pet owners and for your dog to make new friends. Always remember to clean up after your pet, bring some water, and make sure your […]

Dog-Friendly Vacationing in the Florida Keys

The Florida Keys consist of approximately 1,700 islands off of the southeastern tip of Florida. They are surrounded by water, and enjoy tropical climate. There are plenty of outdoor attractions for people to have fun with their dogs in this area, like off-leash dog parks, beaches, fishing trips and wildlife refuge areas. Where to Stay […]

Dog Parks Around Saint Paul, Minnesota

Those who want to travel in the Midwest with their dog should stop around Saint Paul and its surrounding areas to check out these dog parks! Some of them are huge, open spaces and others have forest. Arlington Off-Leash Dog Area The Arlington Off-Leash Dog Area is located in Saint Paul, Minnesota. It is about […]

Dog-Friendly Parks in Vancouver, British Columbia

Vancouver, British Columbia, is definitely a wonderful city to own a dog, with all of the nearby nature and off-leash dog areas! If you are going to one of these lovely parks, be aware that many of them operate under certain off-leash hours or seasons. Some of these parks have fenced-in or outlined off-leash areas, […]

Dog Parks Around Sonoma Wine Country, California

Sonoma Wine County is a beautiful area, and fortunately some people have utilized the land to create wonderful dog parks! Elizabeth Anne Perrone Dog Park The Elizabeth Anne Perrone Dog Park is located in Glen Ellen, California. It is a fenced-in, one-acre area that has a drinking fountain, a gazebo, shade trees and trails. It […]

Dog Parks Around Minneapolis, Minnesota

Minneapolis, Minnesota, has a handful of fun off-leash dog parks around the city. To access the off-leash dog parks maintained by the city, owners are required to apply for off-leash recreation area permits. Saint Anthony Parkway Off-Leash Recreation Area This fenced dog park is 2.3 acres in size, located across the street from the Columbia […]

Dog Parks in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Winnipeg, Manitoba is a Canadian city that has a fine selection of off-leash dog parks within its premises. All of these sites are open from 7:00 AM-11:00 PM, unless otherwise indicated. Dogs are required to be on leash once they step away from the off-leash areas. Little Mountain Park Little Mountain Park has an off-leash […]

Dog-Friendly Parks and Off-Leash Areas in Edmonton, Alberta

Edmonton, Alberta, has lots of fun parks for dogs and humans to play. These parks are all unfenced, and usually are not loaded with amenities, so users should come prepared. Edmonton is a large city divided into many different neighborhoods. Though cold most of the year, Edmonton actually has the highest per capita park land […]

Upcoming Pet Events in Illinois

There are lots of interesting pet events going on this June in Illinois, especially around the Chicago area. There are a few dog parades, rescue group appearances and even dog happy hours! LaGrange Pet Parade Cossitt Avenue and LaGrange Road La Grange, Illinois June 5 This 64th annual pet parade will go on from 9:30-11:00 […]

Dog Friendly Parks Around Fresno, California

Fresno, California, has many outdoor options to offer humans and dogs during their vacations. There are off-leash areas, urban parks and even national forests located in proximity to the city. Basin AH1 Dog Park and Pond This dog park is open seasonally, May through November, from 7:00 AM-10:00 PM daily. It is a great place […]

Dog-Friendly Parks Around Albany, New York

If you are headed to New York state’s capital, Albany, there are plenty of places for you and your dog to enjoy with or without a leash! The four designated off-leash dog parks are open from dusk until dawn. To use the off-leash dog parks, dogs are required to be vaccinated, sociable and under owner […] A great way to find other dog lovers

Snickers at the NYC Shiba Inu Meet Up

Have you ever gone to the local dog park and found yourself surrounded by a dozen or more dogs that are all the same breed and wondered what is going on? You probably went on a day when there was a breed-specific meet up happening. More and more people and their dogs schedule play dates. […]

Dog Parks in Southern New Jersey


The southern area of the state of New Jersey has some fun dog parks in many different spots. Most of them area off-leash, and some offer night lighting! Laurel Acres Dog Park Mount Laurel, New Jersey This fenced dog run is located along a walking path located in the middle of the greater park. It […]

Dog Parks Around Miami, Florida


Miami, Florida, is one of the most visited locations in all of the United States, and its greater area has many dog-friendly facilities. To use these off-leash dog parks, all dogs must be sociable, be licensed and be up to date with all vaccinations. Tropical Park This greater park in Miami has recently opened an […]

Dog Parks in Sarasota, Florida


The Sarasota area in Florida has a number of lovely parks and dog parks, including a beach. Be aware that this area only allows pets at certain parks. They are prohibited at any that are not listed here. No aggressive dogs are allowed in any of the parks. Lakeview Park This off-leash dog park is […]

Dog Parks in Alexandria, Virginia


The dog parks of Alexandria, Virginia, are controlled by the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities. Some are fenced, and some are not. The unfenced dog parks are marked off by bollards. There are certain rules that dogs and owners must follow to use these dog parks. Dogs are required to be under owner […]

Dog Parks in Panama City, Florida


Panama City, Florida, is located in Northern Florida, on the Gulf of Mexico. It has a handful of great dog parks and a beach area you and your dog can enjoy during your visit. You must follow certain rules to bring your dog to any of the Panama City Parks. Your dog is allowed within […]

Great Dog Parks in Richmond, Virginia


Richmond, Virginia doesn’t have a plethora of dog parks, but it has a few ones that are very practical and fun! Most of them have special community organizations that maintain and improve these parks. Barker Field Dog Park at Byrd Park This is a fenced, off-leash dog park.  The specific area is deep inside the […]

Dog Parks in Tampa, Florida


Tampa, Florida, has many great off-leash dog parks. It is a good place to be right now if you are a northerner facing the cold. However, do keep in mind that there is a danger of alligators, so have an eye on your dog at all times possible! David Island Dog Park This is a […]

Dog Parks in Sacramento, California


If you’re headed around California’s capital with your dog, there are many options to enjoy yourself with your dog. The city has a fine assortment of off-leash dog parks. All of the following parks are fenced and double-gated for safety. Regency Community Park-Dog Park This 2-acre off-leash park is located within Regency Community Park. It […]