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!

Local pet store St. Louis

Best Local Pet Stores in Austin

Looking for ways to spend a day out spoiling your dog and also want to support local businesses? Beyond the Dog can help! Our trainers are always on the lookout for fun,

Dog Blue Bonnets

Spring Recipe: Blue(berry) Bonnet Dog Cookies

Nothing says spring like the wildflowers that pop up all over Texas! The bright red poppies, the pink dotted hills, and of course, Texas’ state flower, the beautiful bluebonnets. We love enjoying

Dog eating out of a Kong

How to Stuff a Kong Like a Dog Trainer

Kongs are one of our top-recommended supplies for puppies and dogs alike due to their durability and versatility. We love that they can be used as chew toys, fetch toys, treat dispensers,

St. Patrick's Day dog sitting by a rainbow

St. Patrick’s Day Beer for Dogs

When you think of St. Patrick’s Day . . . shamrocks, Irish food and heritage, leprechauns, and more recently, green beer may come to mind! On this fun day, you might find