While many places can be considered dog-friendly, these seven cities take this to a whole new level. If you are a dog person looking for a new hometown, we've compiled a list of the most dog-friendly cities in America to help you make a good decision for you and your dog.
1.San Diego, California: San Diego is one of the best dog's friendliest cities. They have a variety of dog attractions, some of which include the Oriental Dog Beach, the Tecolote Canyon Natural Park, and the Fiesta Island Off-Leash Dog Park. When you are ready to climb Cowles Mountain, bring your dog
2. Austin, Texas: From dog yoga lessons to about 18 off-leash dog parks, there are a variety of activities for both you and your dog to do together. You can exercise together on the Butler Auditorium Shores.
3. Tucson, Arizona: According to Bring Fido, there are 25 dog-friendly activities to choose from in Tucson. Take your dog on a hike along the Rillito River Park Trail, play the Frisbee at Oro Valley Dog Park, and go for a relaxing stroll through Catalina State Park. They also have tons of dog grooming sites, outdoor shopping opportunities and about 70 pet-friendly hotels and motels. Some amenities include Aloft Tucson, the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, and Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa.
4. St. Louis, Missouri: St. Louis is proud of its pet story community. They have some of the most exceptional dog-friendly activities – take your dog to Laumeier Sculpture Park and explore 105 acres of great outdoor sculptures. There are also plenty of hiking trails to choose from – head to historic Jefferson Barracks Park; it's a 405-acre park. Go on their walking trails; enjoy the concerts, picnic, and much more. St. Louis is also home to nearly 44 pet hotels and motels.
5. Boston, Massachusetts: There are a lot of pet activities and public places for a dog walking in Boston. Ride through the City water taxi, visit the castle island, and experience the Pawsh dog boutique with your dog. When you are ready to hike, you can bring your dog to the Neponset and Boston Public Garden. They also have a range of pet’s sitters and dog walkers at your disposal, some of which are Doggie Daytrippers and the Happy Hound.