Dog Friendly Activities in Clearwater, FL

There are 12 dog friendly activities in Clearwater. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Clearwater.

Pet Friendly Enterprise Dog Park
Enterprise Dog Park Enterprise Dogs Park in Clearwater, FL, is a spacious field where dogs can play off leash. There are plenty of water and poop bag stations available. Please check their website for any temporary closures. See Details
Pet Friendly Crest Lake Dog Park
Crest Lake Dog Park Unfortunately, this beach is temporarily closed. See Details
Sand Key Dog Park Sand Key Dog Park is located near the beach and has separate sides for small dogs and large dogs with a watering station for both. It's always very clean and uncrowded. See Details
Local Beach Fun Portrait Session 'Local Beach Fun Portrait Session' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jamie. Create some beautiful memories with your pooch with a photoshoot on the beach. You and Fido will walk with your host along the boardwalk area, in the sand, and the nature trail while they take photos of you along the way. You will receive an online gallery of 30 to 40 edited, downloadable images within 3-5 business days of your session. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 7 guests ages 18 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Guests need to be able to be comfortably outdoors for a minimum of 60 minutes. Rates start at $108 per person. See Details
Gregory's Kayaks N Paddleboard Adventure 'Gregory's Kayaks N Paddleboard Adventure' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Gregory. Explore the mangroves, visit the bayside bridge, and enjoy the scenery on a self-led kayak ride. Dogs are welcome if they can fit by your feet or on your lap. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 15 and up. Guests should be able to swim. Rates start at $30 per person. See Details
Clearwater North Beach Clearwater North Beach is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are allowed on the north section of the beach only, which starts at Somerset Street. Bring your pooch for a stroll along the sand and in the surf, as long as they are well-behaved and cleaned up after. Although there's no parking north of Somerset, public meter parking can be found on Mandalay Ave, south of Somerset. See Details
Coopers Hill Boutique Coopers Hill Boutique is a cool little pet-friendly store with nice fashion items. When you enter, you're greeted by Drew, the owner's miniature Australian Shepherd. The owner offers treats and water to people who visit. Coopers Hill Boutique is open Wednesday through Saturday from 11am to 7pm and Sunday from 12pm to 5 pm. See Details
DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse in Clearwater welcomes leashed and well-behaved dogs inside the store. Bring your pooch along to help you sniff out deals on designer brands in-store. DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 8pm and Sunday from 11am to 7pm. See Details
Hobby Lobby Hobby Lobby in Clearwater is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome to explore this crafty store with their owners. They offer a variety of craft items, including paint, knitting and other artistic supplies. Hobby Lobby is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 8pm. See Details
Lowe's Home Improvement Lowe's Home Improvement is pet-friendly. Bring your dog along to this Clearwater store and sniff out the best deals on DIY, garden supplies and other household items. Leashed canines are welcome inside, as long as they are well-behaved. Lowe's Home Improvement is open Monday through Saturday from 6am to 9pm and Sunday from 8am to 8pm. See Details
Sport Fishing and Cruising Adventures 'Sport Fishing and Cruising Adventures' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Dale. Guests will fish the beautiful waters aboard the charter yacht "Rockstar" conveniently located near downtown Clearwater. Leashed dogs are welcome. They supply all bait and tackle. Fish are cleaned and iced for travel. The experience lasts 4 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests of all ages. Guests should wear soft soled non-skid shoes. Sunglasses and a hat are recommended. Rates start at $250 per person. See Details
Chadillac Adventures Chadillac Adventures is a dog-friendly watercraft rental business located within Cove Cay Marina in Cleawater, FL. The company rents kayaks, paddleboards, and pontoon boats and Fido is welcome to join you as you glide through the water on a rented boat or board. Paddling tours of Weeki Wachee Springs, Silver Springs, Hillsborough River, and King's Landing are also available. See Details
Picnic Island Beach Dog Park Dogs are welcome to play off-leash at the beach here. Just be careful as the area is not fully fenced. See Details
Honeymoon Island State Park Freedom to roam, white sandy beachfront, gentle lapping waves and crystalline water means happy pooches and owners alike at Honeymoon Island State Park in Dunedin, FL. In addition to having their own beach on the southern tip of the island, dogs are also allowed on the nature trail. Pets must be on a 6-foot handheld leash at all times while in these areas. See Details
Logan Gate Dog Park One of Hillsborough County's newest dog parks, this park is located in Citrus Park/Carrollwood area. The play area features 5 acres with a 6 foot galvanized chain link fence with double gated entries. The area is split into two separate access areas for small and large dogs. In addition, there are water fountains for people and dogs, picnic tables, shelters, dog washes, a hitching post, and doggie mitt receptacles. See Details
Gandy Bridge Causeway Pets are welcome to play and swim on this St. Petersburg beach. See Details
West Park Dog Park Hillsborough counties first dog park, it is conveniently located in the western part of the county near Tampa International Airport. The play area features 5 acres with a 6 foot galvanized chain link fence with double gated entries. The area is split into two separate access areas for small and large dogs. In addition, there are water fountains for people and dogs, picnic tables, shelters, dog washes, a hitching post, and doggie mitt receptacles. The park has many shade trees, an adjacent children's playground, and baseball fields. This is a great destination for the entire family to enjoy time outside with their favorite pooch. See Details
Pass A Grille Dog Beach Leashed pups are permitted on a designated section Pass A Grille Dog Beach in St. Pete Beach, FL. The portion of beach south of the Merry Pier between First and Third avenues welcomes your dog on a leash. Limited paid parking is available. See Details
Tampa Waterfront Photo Walk 'Tampa Waterfront Photo Walk' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Fitz. Your host will capture some amazing memories of you and your pooch while visiting Tampa's waterfront. You will walk along, passing fountains, the Glazier Children's' Museum, the Riverwalk, along with some hidden gems. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $54 per person. See Details
The Dog Bar The Dog Bar in St. Petersburg, FL, is a combination of a private, off-leash dog park and a full-service sports bar. Watch your dog play while you enjoy your favorite beverage! Located in the Grand Central District of St. Pete, this unique spot offers a hybrid between a private dog park and a full liquor, beer, and wine bar. This unique concept is all about the dogs and they require our doggie patrons to have a membership, which helps ensure that all of the pups are healthy and nonaggressive. There’s over 5,000 sq. ft. of off-leash indoor & outdoor areas for pups with separate areas for low energy dogs from the large play area. Both are turfed and feature misting fans to keep you cool in the summer and heaters to fight off the chill in winter. Although they do not serve food, you are more than welcome to order delivery from your favorite local restaurant or try one of the many food trucks. There's a full selection of your favorite cocktail choices, but the bar also offers 31 rotating draft beers many from local craft breweries as well as 40+ choices of canned brews. See Details
Kenwood Dog Park Your pet will thank you for the chance to run and play off-leash at this fenced St. Petersburg dog park. See Details
Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park has 8,000 acres of nature trails that you can enjoy with Fido. There is also a bike trails that leads all of the way to Suncoast Parkway. Dogs are allowed only in day-use area only, and must be on leash no more than six feet in length. Owners are requested to pick up after dogs.
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Gadsden Dog Park This shady, well-kept Tampa off-leash park is a local favorite. Includes separate areas for large and small dogs, with one area at rest in rotation. See Details
Al Lopez Dog Park Your pet is welcome to join you on-leash as you explore this massive park, or off-leash in one of the two fenced dog parks. Dog parks include separate area for small dogs. See Details