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Ten Most Dog-Friendly U.S. Cities

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8. San Diego, California

Take your dog shopping with you at the Otay Ranch Town Center and hang out at the dog park after, go hiking, or take your dog to one of the friendly beaches.

7. Chicago, Illinois
Take advantage of this gorgeous city on the water by taking your dog on a Canine Cruise, or just hang out and be amused at Navy Pier. And you’ll have plenty of culinary delights to choose from with Chicago’s dog-welcoming patio restaurants.

6. Charleston, South Carolina
See this historic town in all its glory. Charleston has a number of tours that you can take your dog along to, including the Boone Hall and Magnolia Plantations. Or you can go on a ghost tour (don’t forget the Scooby snacks!), and wind down after a night of fright with a day of fun at the beach.

5. Portland, Oregon
First thing’s first. The beginning of any vacation should start with a relaxing drink, and the Lucky Labrador is just the place to serve it up. The Lucky Lab has three fresh brew locations that you and your pup can check out while you’re in town. Plus, make sure to visit the well-known Rose Gardens and the Saturday Outdoor Market.

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1:37PM PST on Dec 19, 2012

Thank you for info.

1:36PM PST on Dec 19, 2012

Thank you for info.

8:16AM PDT on Apr 25, 2012

Too bad my city isn't listed here. Oh well. I'd love to visit all these places with my dog one day!!!!

3:14PM PST on Feb 11, 2012


11:07AM PDT on Jul 19, 2011

was surprised that Denver wasn't on the list.

5:31PM PDT on Mar 30, 2011

Great Article, Thank You.

3:41AM PST on Nov 27, 2010

It's nice to know...

7:43AM PST on Nov 11, 2010

Good to know, as you never know if someday, you could have to relocate.

1:40PM PDT on Oct 2, 2010

Awesome- will keep these cities in mind!

9:01PM PDT on Sep 7, 2010

No places I want to go or live. Hi butterfly.

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