Dog Friendly Activities in Dartmouth, MA

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in Dartmouth, and 37 more nearby. 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 Dartmouth.

Pet Friendly Dartmouth Dog Park
Dartmouth Dog Park Bring Fido to Dartmouth Dog Park, a safe place for dogs from Dartmouth and the surrounding areas to hang out. The dog park has a ramp, mounds to explore, sand pits, a pipe, benches for owners to sit at, and an open space for pooches to hang out in. The area surrounding the dog park is picturesque and well worth exploring with Fido on their leash. Dartmouth Dog Park is open every day of the week from 9am until 5pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Sachuest Beach
Sachuest Beach Sachuest Point Town Beaches are pet-friendly with restrictions. During peak season, which is Memorial Day to Labor Day, you can take leashed dogs to the beach from 5:00am to 7:45am. During off season, you can take them any time. The Rhode Island National Wildlife Refuge sections are not pet-friendly, in order to preserve the local animal populations. See Details
Horseneck Beach Pet owners flock to this beautiful beach during the off-season from October to March, when leashed dogs are welcome to join them. Dogs are not allowed from the beginning of April until the end of September. See Details
Fort Phoenix Beach Enjoy this gorgeous oceanside hike which includes a hurrican dike and views of fishing boats. Your pet is welcome to join you on-leash. See Details
Newport Dog Park Your pet will love the chance to run and play off-leash at this securely fenced dog park. See Details
Newport's Hidden History 'Newport's Hidden History' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by John. You and your pup will go on a historical journey through different Newport landmarks. Hear about pirates, Benedict Arnold, tunnels, revolutions and more! The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests of all ages. Rates start at $35 per person. See Details
Create a Marine Botanical with Seaweed 'Create a Marine Botanical with Seaweed' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Mary. Contact host prior to booking about bringing Fido along. Your pooch will sit beside you at this workshop where you will learn about and get to experience seaweed pressing. Your host will provide all materials including trays of seaweed, rag paper, blotter paper, towels, nylon cloth, cardboard and weights. Small tools, such as tweezers, scissors, toothpicks and soft bristle brushes are also provided. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 10 and up. Rates start at $65 per person. See Details
Barrington Dog Park at Haines Park Pets are welcome to play off-leash at this large, fenced dog run with waste bags and drinking water. No separate small dog area. See Details
Cliff Walk The Cliff Walk in Newport is pet-friendly. Hop on this public trail with beautiful views of the Newport shoreline and historic Newport. The trail is roughly 3.5 miles in length and is a great way to see the landscape of the area. Leashed dogs are welcome, as long as they are cleaned up after. See Details
Pawtucket Dog Park Pawtucket Dog Park features a seperate enclosed area for both small and large dogs. The grassy field was formerly home to the Slater Park Lawn Bowling Club. Running water is available. See Details
Fort Adams State Park Large state park with acres of open space, a beach, 2-mile walking path, picnic areas, boat launches, public sailing docks, and special events. See Details
Learn to Scrimshaw from a Master 'Learn to Scrimshaw from a Master' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Brian. One pooch is welcome to join you with prior approval to this class where you will learn the history of the art of scrimshaw and create your own piece. Your host will show you examples of materials such as whale teeth and woolly mammoth ivory. You will then be taught how to sand, polish, and engrave an antique piano key ivory. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 12 and up. Rates start at $98 per person. See Details
Lloyd Center Off Leash Trails Bring your pet to explore the beautiful trails of this South Dartmouth park. They're welcome off-leash during designated hours. Park not fenced. See Details
See Newport From a Mariners View 'See Newport From a Mariners View' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Charles. Tour Newport and see docks around the area, sights around Rhode Island's coastline and more. Small leashed dogs are welcome on board with prior approval from the captain of the ship. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 21 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $50 per person. See Details
Newport Tour & Guide Newport Tour & Guide offers private driving tours for independent visitors to Newport RI. We cater to small groups of 1 to 5 and offer an experience that is both relaxing and informative. Our tour company has spacious pet-friendly vehicles along with a consciousness staff who will watch your pet outside while you explore some of the indoor attractions. Some offerings include the Queen of Resorts tour, Colonial Newport, Beach-Roses and Ballrooms, and Customized tours. Pick-up and drop-off services are included. We are open daily from 8 am until 7 pm. Dogs of all sizes are allowed for no additional fee . Don't leave Fido behind! See Details
Walking Tour of New Bedford Whaling National Park A guided walking tour of the Historic New Bedford Whaling District. The one hour tour is free and takes place several times a day in the summer months. The tour will bring you up and down restored cobblestone streets past restored whaling mansions, the custom house and the Seaman's Bethel made famous in the novel Moby Dick. See Details
Joe Silva Dog Park Small dog park in Fall River with a separate section for small dogs. Also has a bench and small obstacles for pups to play with. See Details
Newport's History of Cocktails 'Newport's History of Cocktails' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by John. Learn about the history of Newport through colorful glasses full of delicious drinks. Leashed dogs are welcome. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests of all ages. Rates start at $75 per person. See Details
Antique Yacht Collection For a view of Newport from the sea, set sail with Fido on a private boat charter with Antique Yacht Collection. Take a morning mimosa cruise, an evening sunset sail or a half- or full-day charter. The Antique Yacht Collection specializes in two hour, four hour, and full day private boat charter for up to six people. Bring your pooch (or several); there is no limit to the number or size of dogs, and they can even stop and let them jump in the water. See Details
Battery Park Semi-fenced park overlooking the harbor and bridge with beach access. Provide mutt-mits and a doggie water fountain. See Details
Brenton Point State Park Brenton Point State Park offers visitors expansive views of the bay and the ocean along with picnic tables, walking trails, and gardens. Dogs are welcome to join their humans, but must be leashed at all times. See Details
Ragged Island Brewing Ragged Island Brewing is dog-friendly! Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners while they taste craft beers at this Portsmouth brewery. Ragged Island's taproom is open Thursday - Friday from 4pm – 8pm, Saturday 1pm – 6pm. See Details
Captain Jack Peterson Dog Park Captain Jack Peterson Dog Park is a popular new dog park in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Established in 2018, this fresh park has lots of memorable features to make Fido feel at home, including a fire hydrant to relieve themselves on. You can rest your legs and make use of one of the picnic benches while Fido plays and makes new friends. Dogs must be at least four months old to enjoy the park and have up-to-date vaccinations. Captain Jack Peterson is a member only park. For city residents it is $25 annually plus a $10 fob fee, for non residents it is a $35 annual fee with a $10 fee for the fob. Captain Jack Peterson Dog Park is open every day of the week from 7am to 8pm. See Details