Cleveland July 06, 2017
9 Dog-Friendly Places Near Cleveland You’ll Absolutely Love
If you have a four-legged friend, you probably share a pretty special bond with your pet. As a matter of fact, many canine lovers prefer the company of pups to people, and it’s no secret why! They are goofy, sweet, and absolutely adorable, and they truly make the best company. If you live in the Cleveland area, you and your furry friend absolutely must check out these lovable locations that are all dog-friendly:
1. Downtown Cleveland Dog Park, 1505 Merwin Avenue, Cleveland
In the stunning scenery of Settler's Landing Park is a sweet little dog park that you and your pet will love. It is open daily from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., and it features 3,500 square feet of play space, including a paw-some play structure by Red House Projects. Plus, they host
throughout the year, so you can truly connect with the canine community at this pretty dog park.
2. Clark Fields Dog Park, Clark Avenue and West 11th Street, Tremont
Tremont is a cool community, full of art and cultural celebration. Turns out, it also hosts a cozy little dog park. It features gravel and grass play areas, plus water access for pups and people alike!
3. Bow Wow Beach, 5070 Stow Road, Stow
While Stow may be a bit of a drive, it is most definitely worth it for the opportunity to let your pup enjoy a summer day at the beach! 7.5 acres of play space lay ready for Fido to explore, and, of course, a lake awaits more adventurous dogs.
4. Carolyn Ludwig Mugrage Park, 4985 Windfall Road, Medina
is one of the most beautiful parks in Medina County, and its dog park will blow you away. The small dog park is perfectly petite at an acre, and the six-acre large dog park features amazing trails through the surrounding forest. Plus, it is easy to access with its proximity to Interstate 71.
5. Lakewood Dog Park, 1699 Valley Parkway, Lakewood
If you have ever driven through Valley Parkway, you know what a lovely landscape it offers. This comfortable dog park is small, offering pet parents constant supervision, and clean, thanks to a fine gravel play area.
6. City of Mentor Dog Park, 6647 Hopkins Road, Mentor
With areas for both big and small dogs, your pups will feel comfortable in this social environment. A doggie water fountain ensures that your pal will keep cool during the operating daylight hours of this cozy park.
7. Canine Meadow Dog Park,9010 Euclid Chardon Road, Kirtland
You and your canine companion will adore this area in the Lake Metroparks system! The dog park features a one-acre small dog area, a 2.5 acre large dog area, and nearly two acres of swimming opportunities.
8. Aukerman Park, 15561 York Road, North Royalton
Six on-leash agility stations grace this lovely park, and your hound will be howling with joy when he starts exploring! Your pets can play on the puppy-approved teeter-totter or jump over hurdles, and you will have just as much fun watching and helping them!
9. BARC Dog Park, 499 Memorial Parkway, Akron
Stop in between dawn and dusk, and your pup is guaranteed to have a good time! The large and small dog areas are perfect for play, and are even equipped with agility and play equipment.
Whether you have two legs or four, these pup parks are sure to delight. The area in and around Cleveland caters to canines in wonderful ways, and these parks in particular are perfect for friendly dogs. What is your favorite place to take your dog? Let us know in the comments, and be sure to share any adorable pictures you have!