“But there are some just built for it, like the English bulldog, with its low center of gravity and great balance.” 20 minutes south of San Diego.When booking you stay at any time of year, look for pet-friendly packages that cover the pet fee and provide doggy room service as well.While you’re out enjoying Santa Barbara’s pleasures, rest assured your dog is having a good time too. Eat: Added bonus: Camp Canine is walking distance from the world’s best taco joint, La Super-Rica Taqueria Play: Spot celebrities—Charlize Theron and Jake Gyllenhaal are among those who’ve been seen here with their mutts—at Runyon Canyon, a 168-acre park in the Hollywood Hills.
The Summit attracted over 500 people in 2017 and, with the PTC continuing to fuel industry activity, the 2018 Summit will again offer up the best available opportunity to stay ahead of the market, meet the industry’s leading players and get deals done.
Play: On Lake Washington, the 9-acre Warren Magnuson Dog Park, fully fenced retreat is Seattle’s one off-leash park that also gives dogs access to the water. There’s beautiful scenery to be enjoyed along the park’s shoreline trail, not to mention a designated small-dog area and a dog-washing station. For a fun frolic with your pooch, head for the secluded northernmost stretch of Cannon Beach, across the knee-deep mouth of Ecola Creek. (Make sure your dog is leashed or under voice control.) Stay: The Ocean Lodge (), next door to the posh kid/dog-averse Stephanie Inn, was designed by the same architect. Your dog can munch on dog treats while you sip canine-themed craft beers such as Winter Wonder Dog and Dog Day IPA. Stay: All pets stay for free, with no restrictions on size or number, at the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland, a whimsical downtown hotel.
Play: It’s easy for a hotel, shop, or outdoor cafe to accommodate pocket pooches and handbag hounds, but big, bear-like breeds? Cannon Beach, an enchanting little cedar-shaked town, is up to the task, with abundant pet-friendly hotels and eateries where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.
The beach is, simply, nature’s coolest playground, even if you never go in more than ankle deep.
Rent a canoe or kayak from Catch a Canoe & Bicycles, Too ( Seasoned sheepdog handler Frank Souza can coax even city shepherds into focused farm dogs—at least for a few minutes. Eat: Afterward, lunch at cafe-bakery Della Fattoria Play: Humans soak up iconic views of the Golden Gate Bridge and the San Francisco skyline while dogs romp on a sandy beach and splash in the bay at Crissy Field.