Austin's Dog Friendly Guide


Austin has gone to the dogs!

Austin is one of the dog friendliest cities in country and for good reason! There are endless patios, parks, events and trails to enjoy. With so many options it can be hard to know where to start. That is why we are compiling our favorite options with some insight from our trainers. Have fun exploring!

Dog Halloween Costume

Howl-O-Ween Costume Ideas

As the weather cools, marginally, we cannot wait to start celebrating fall! Pumpkin patches with your pup, corn mazes, and dressing up for Halloween are just a few of our favorite fall

Mural pictures with your dog

ATX Mural Pictures with Your Dog

We love a cute photo op with our pups! Austin’s “keep it weird” murals are all over the city. You can find bright flowing colors on the sides of some on-ramps in

Dog playing fetch at Round Rock Dog Depot

Best Local Parks For Puppies in Austin

Socialization is vital in your pup’s development! We recommend seeing 30-40 people and dogs each week. To accomplish this, you can take your puppy to a local park where they can meet

Dog Friendly Stores in Austin

Top Dog Friendly Stores in Austin

Shopping is always more fun with your best furry friend! Many stores in Austin allow dogs. Pet stores like Thomlinsons, Natural Pawz and Kriser’s Natural Pet are all great places to pick

dog safety preparation for July 4th

Preparing for the 4th of July

4th of July is just around the corner! While we’re all making our grocery lists and getting the cooler filled up – it’s important to think about your furry family member. This holiday

Dog shaking water in stream

Dog Water Safety

One of the best things about living in Austin in the summer is being able to cool off in the water! There are so many lakes (we love Lady Bird Lake!) to