Most Dog-Friendly Cities for Quick Getaways
Traveling dog parents are constantly faced with the conundrum of what to do with their pups when leaving home for a few days. But with a growing number of pet-friendly cities, bringing Fido along with you on a weekend getaway is easier than ever. Browse the list below for the best dog-friendly destinations for you and your pup.
The Mile High City’s outdoor breweries attract dog owners for the laidback atmosphere. After a few pints, pass through sprawling Washington Park for miles of walking trails where Spot can stretch his legs.
The plethora of natural landscapes across the Golden Gate Bridge contribute to this city’s animal-friendly draw. Leash your pup and head for the hills for a hike along the bay coast, or for a shorter excursion, stop by Alta Plaza Park or Crissy Field.
Farmers markets, food trucks and acres upon acres of green space serve Rover well. Mingle with other pups on the Willamette River walking trails and take in the stunning scenery.
Thanks to this southern city’s climate, Austin has more than enough outdoor cafes, bars and dog parks for dogs and their owners to patronize. Business owners also cater to four-legged friends by placing water bowls outside their establishments and keeping treats behind the counter.