Dog Friendly Activities in Shaker Heights, OH

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Shaker Heights, and 43 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 Shaker Heights.

Pet Friendly The Van Aken District
The Van Aken District The Van Aken District is pet-friendly. Bring your dog along to hang out in the outdoor space of this downtown urban hub in Shaker Heights. If you're hanging out in the communal area outside, then Fido is welcome, but you can also visit certain restaurant patios and even go inside a selection of stores with your leashed pooch. The Van Aken District is open every day of the week from 7am to 12am. See Details
Pet Friendly Cleveland Clothing Company
Cleveland Clothing Company Cleveland Clothing Company is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome inside this Shaker Heights clothing store, where you can stock up on Cleveland-inspired garments and merchandise. They are open Tuesday through Saturday from 11am to 7pm and Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. See Details
Bow Wow Beach Bow Wow Beach offers a 7 1/2 acre fenced in dog park surrounding a 5 acre lake. There are both beaches and grassy areas, sunny spots and shade, as well as a small dog section for the wee pooches. The city of Stow is safe and the faciltiy is well cared for. Pet waste stations are located througout, as are some benches. There are a set of gates to get into the park thus preventing any escapees or over sealous dogs from entering without thier owner. Another nice feature is the large wash basin and hose located at the entrance/exit. This helps greatly to clean off your dog after he has been rolling around in the sand for 6 hours. The whole "vibe" of the place is happy and uplifting, and with its large size, even on Saturdays you dont feel overcrowded - there is plenty of room for everyone - owners and furpals alike. All this, and it is free too! See Details
Fairport Harbor Dog Beach ***Due to recent shoreline erosion, access to the lake for dogs is closed for the safety of both pets and their owners.*** Fairport Harbor Dog Beach is pet-friendly. A dog swim area is located at the east end of the beach between the two signs clearly marked “Dog Swim Area.” This is the only place dogs are allowed on the sand. Dogs not in the swim area must remain on the sidewalks, parking lots or grassy areas. You must leash your dog when it is out of the water and you must carry the leash with you at all times. Owners are responsible for cleaning up pet waste. Make sure you keep an eye on the weather and any warnings, as the beach is not always accessible. See Details
The Holden Arboretum Bring your pup to the Holden Arboretum and explore the more than 20 miles of trails through the gardens and other natural areas. Dogs must be leashed at all times and are not permitted in the Myrtle S. Holden Wildflower Garden. Mutt Mitts are located at various spots throughout the gardens. See Details
Lakewood Dog Park Lakewood Dog Par is a fenced lot with gravel ground cover, double-gated entrances, mature shade trees, benches, and a seasonal water fountain. The dog park also borders Cleveland Metroparks Rocky River Reservation, which offers a variety of trails to explore. See Details
Twinsburg Dog Park Your pet is welcome to play off-leash at this simple, fenced dog run in Twinsburg. See Details
South Euclid Dog Park Pets go wild for the chance to play and run leash-free at this fenced South Euclid dog park. See Details
Brunswick Dog Park Pets will love to run and play off-leash at this fenced dog park, but be sure to bring drinking water with you. See Details
Cuyahoga Valley National Park Cuyahoga Valley National Park allows leashed dogs on over 110 miles of hiking trails and 20 miles of the Towpath Trail. Pets are also welcome in the Stanford Campground. Pets must be kept on a leash no longer than six feet long at all times. Pets are not allowed in any buildings or on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Train. Bring extra water during the summer months as the area does get hot! See Details
Tails 'n Trail Dog Park at Sunny Lake Park Pets love to socialize off-leash at Tails 'n Trail Dog Park at Sunny Lake Park in Aurora, CO, a fenced dog park with separate small dog area and benches. Drinking water available near park's main entrance. See Details
Quarry Dog Park This clean, well-maintained off-leash dog park is a great place for your pet to play. The park is fenced with water available during warmer months. See Details
Canine Meadow Dog Park anine Meadow, Lake Metroparks' new dog park, is a place for dogs to socialize, exercise and play off-leash in a controlled environment under the supervision of their owners. This park has a large dog area (2.57 acres), a swim area (1.84 acres) and a small dog area (1.02 acres). Access to the swim area is by way of the large dog area only. Pet owners who are not physically able to participate in long walks with their dogs will now have this opportunity to exercise their dogs in a safe and friendly area. Open sunrise to 1/2 hour past sunset See Details
Ohio & Erie Canal - Cuyahoga Valley NRA The Ohio & Erie Canal - Cuyahoga Valley NRA is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Cleveland! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Ohio & Erie Canal - Cuyahoga Valley NRA. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Eastlake Dog Park Eastlake Dog Park features a double-gated entry, some plastic toys, a "mutt mitt" dispenser, benches, tables, parking, and trash cans. See Details
Mentor Dog Park Pets love the off-leash fun at this small, friendly dog park, which is fully fenced with waste bags, water fountain, toys, and picnic tables. See Details
Downtown Dog Park Bring Fido to the Downtown Dog Park to play off-leash in nearly 3,500 square feet of fenced space. The Dog Park features a play structure, PUP waste receptacles and seating for dog owners. Downtown Dog Park is open daily from 8am to 9pm. See Details
Big Dee's Tack Shop Large, general tack shop with a competent selection of dog items, including food, treats, toys, clothes, leashes, collars, and training equipment. Employees are kind, helpful, and knowledgeable. See Details
Cuyahoga Valley National Park With more than 125 miles of trails to explore, Cuyahoga Valley National Park offers plenty of space for you and your pup to explore. Dogs are welcome on all trails. Just keep Fido leashed at all times and clean up after him. Dogs are not permitted in any buildings. Popular park destinations include Brandywine Falls, Beaver Marsh, Everett Covered Bridge, Jaite Mills, and Ritchie Ledges. Addresses and GPS coordinates for trails and sites can be found on the website. See Details
Euclid Dog Park This is a new dog park. The address listed is actually a bit to the west of the park. The park is adjacent to the RTA Park-n-Ride See Details
Taps & Tails Dog Bar Taps & Tails Dog Bar is dog-friendly bar and park in Cleveland, OH, with indoor and outdoor areas for dogs to play. Hungry hounds can chow down on treats, while their owners enjoy eats from some of the area’s freshest food trucks on a rotating schedule. If you have to head back to the office soon, doggy daycare will also be available so you can drop Fido off for a day of fun while you’re at work. To bring your dog you must either purchase a Guest Pass or Membership. Dogs must be registered prior to entering with all waivers signed and proof of vaccinations up to date. Dogs in the park must wear a collar displaying current tags with name and contact info. Bring paper copies of vet records, the bottom of an invoice from your vet with vaccine expiration dates, copy on your phone, or upload vaccination record onto your account in the "File Upload" section of their website. There is a limit of 2 dogs per adult owner or dog handler. No food or dog toys allowed in the dog park area. Please see their website for a full list of rules before entering the park. ​ See Details
Ohio & Erie Canal - Cuyahoga Valley NRA The Ohio & Erie Canal - Cuyahoga Valley NRA is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Brecksville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Ohio & Erie Canal - Cuyahoga Valley NRA. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Sweetest Cleveland Holiday Lights 'Sweetest Cleveland Holiday Lights' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Nurahn. Please contact host prior to booking so accommodations can be made to have your pooch along, as some stops may not allow dogs. Explore the Wild Winter Night - nighttime scenery filled with polar bears, snow leopards, tigers and other animals. Your host will also guide you around Cleveland landmarks such as The Playhouse Square Chandelier, Terminal Tower, and the E. 4th district. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 7 guests ages 7 and up. Rates start at $105 per person. See Details
Maple Highlands Trail The Maple Highlands Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Painesville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Maple Highlands Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details