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Top Dog-Friendly Activities Found in Seattle

Seattle is certainly a very dog-friendly place to live. It’s filled with restaurants perfect for dining with your dog, great off-leash dog parks and more. Here’s a look at some of the top dog-friendly activities and attractions found throughout Seattle.

Freemont Sunday Ice Cream Cruise

Freemont Sunday Ice Cream Cruise

If you have a well-behaved dog and you have him or her on a leash, you’re welcome to enjoy this Sunday ice cream cruise. It’s offered by the Seattle Ferry Service and includes ice cream on Lake Union with views of Seattle.

Carkeek Park

They don’t have an off-leash area, but Carkeek Park is one of the best public parks in Seattle for dogs. You can take your dog on a fun adventure here; just make sure to avoid the beach. Dogs are not allowed on the beach, but they are allowed on the many great trails.

Kenmore Air

A unique way for you and your dog to see Seattle, Kenmore Airlines offers pet-friendly flightseeing tours. You can enjoy the water takeoff and a full air tour of Seattle with a gentle return to Lake Union. Dogs are allowed if they are lap dogs for free. If your dog is over 25 pounds, you will need to purchase a seat for them.

Ballard Sunday Farmers Market

Several area farmers markets allow dogs and the Ballard Sunday Farmers Market is one of them. You can shop for fresh produce, bread, desserts and more with your leashed dog by your side. They also have an artisan market to enjoy.

Richmond Beach Saltwater Park

Dog-Friendly Activities Found in Seattle

Want to let your dog enjoy the water and the beach? Richmond Beach Saltwater Park is a perfect choice. It’s not fenced, but you can let your dog off-leash for a run along the coast.

Other dog-friendly activities and attractions found in Seattle include:

  • Warren G. Magnuson Park Off-Leash Dog Area
  • Washington Park Arboretum
  • Olympic Sculpture Park
  • Gas Works Park
  • Blue Dog Pond at Sam Smith Park
  • Freemont Sunday Street Market
  • Green Lake Park

There are plenty more activities and attractions you can enjoy with your pups. As one of the most pet-friendly cities in the country, Seattle is a great place to call home if you’re a dog owner.

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Kristen Cramer

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