Other Dog Activities in New Mexico

Tired of watching Fido run laps in the dog park? We’ve got the scoop on lots of other dog friendly attractions in New Mexico too. You’ll find information on all of the dog friendly wineries, boat rentals, botanical gardens, drive-ins, and other offbeat animal attractions in New Mexico here.

Pet Friendly International UFO Museum & Research Center
International UFO Museum & Research Center The pet-friendly International UFO Museum & Research Center in Roswell, NM, was created to inform the public about what has come to be known as "The Roswell Incident." The museum is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to the collection and preservation of materials and information related to the 1947 Roswell Incident and other unexplained phenomena related to UFO research. Leashed, well-behaved dogs are allowed in the museum and gift store. See Details
Pet Friendly Enchantment Vineyards
Enchantment Vineyards Dogs are allowed to join their owners on the patio at Enchantment Vineyards. This family-owned and operated vineyard and winery is located in Portales, New Mexico. Due to the popularity of their products, they ship their wines across the country. If you want to go to the place where it all begins, you can check out the carefully crafted bottles of red, white, and rose at their base in Portales. The tasting room at Enchantment Vineyards is open Thursday through Saturday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Roswell UFO Spacewalk Roswell UFO Spacewalk in Roswell, NM, is pet-friendly. The Spacewalk features a walk-through blacklight alien adventure that transports you onto an alien ship and planet. The lobby features the retro sci-fi art of the creator, Bryan Ward, and a selection of unique space toys. See Details
Desert Dogs Brewery & Cidery Taproom Desert Dogs Brewery and Cidery is a dog-friendly taproom in downtown Santa Fe. With 21 taps, Desert Dogs specializes in brewing delicious brews and ciders and also offers some of New Mexico's best beers from other local breweries. Fido is welcome inside. Street tacos are available to order, and Fido will enjoy dipped peanut butter Milk Bones. See Details
Tall Pines Beer and Wine Garden Tall Pines Beer and Wine Garden is a dog friendly establishment in Midtown Ruidoso's featuring a lounge and huge outdoor patio with two firepits, and heated glass tables with cozy indoor seating. This beer and wine garden does not serve food but you can sometimes find a food truck onsite. Call ahead or check their website for schedule. See Details
Noisy River Winery Noisy River Winery is pet-friendly. This winery is operated by 5th generation farmers and they take pride in the wine that they produce. You and your pooch can share some cheese, while you enjoy reds, whites, sparkling, and other wines that are produced in the winery. Noisy River Winery is open Sunday through Thursday from 10am to 6pm and Friday to Saturday from 10am to 7pm. See Details
Nedra Matteucci Sculpture Gardens Well-behaved dogs are welcome in the Sculpture Gardens. They must be leashed and they must not disturb the ducks that have settled on the property. See Details
Casa Vieja Brewery Casa Vieja Brewery is a pet-friendly boutique brewery with a dog-friendly patio. Your dog can cool down with a sip of water from the doggy water bowl provided, while you indulge in a nice cold beer or glass of wine. This brewery is open Wednesday through Saturday from 5pm to 10pm and Sunday from 1pm to 5pm. See Details
Las Cruces Dock Diving & K9 Event Center Las Cruces Dock Diving & K9 Event Center is pet-friendly. Does your dog love trying new things? Fido can learn how to dive off a dock and try new things on the agility course at this innovative and fun recreation area for pups. Contact them directly to reserve a spot on a course or a private booking. See Details
Recycled Roadrunner Sculpture Originally built in 1993, this giant recycled roadrunner -- 20 feet tall and 40 feet long -- is constructed of thrift store items and scrap metal from the Las Cruces recycling center. Look for it near the rest area on the south side of I-10. Dogs are welcome to stop by for a photo op. See Details
Petro Deming This gas station has an Iron Skillet, Country Store, Starbucks and a Travel Store. This location also has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care product. See Details
Salman Ranch Salman Ranch is dog-friendly! Leashed pets are welcome to join you in the U Pick It Field and enjoy the berries dropped on the ground. Six different varieties of raspberries are grown on the ranch, available to be picked for $6 a pound. The field is typically open from mid-August until mid-October, Tuesday through Sunday, from 9am to 4pm. Salman Ranch's U Pick It Field can close unexpectedly due to field conditions, so dog owners should check the "Today At The Ranch" section on its website before planning their outing. Salman Ranch's gardens are also pet-friendly. The gardens are open daily from 9am to 5pm and are at their height mid-June through September. See Details
Elephant Butte Lake State Park Elephant Butte Lake State Park is a dog-friendly state park in Elephant Butte, NM. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you as you traverse this vast park that offers camping, fishing, boating, hiking, and more. Relax on the sandy beach for a day or camp overnight right next to the water. There are 15 miles of trails to explore, just check the weather beforehand to avoid the monsoon rains. Small shelters with picnic tables can be rented for a nominal fee. There is a marina, playground, and plenty of restrooms on site. See Details
Santa Fe Painting Workshops Santa Fe Painting Workshops is a dog-friendly art activity in Santa Fe, NM, offering personalized painting workshops to beginner and intermediate painters, with staff having more than 20 years of painting experience. Paint, canvas, aprons, and more are provided! Fido is welcome to join you at your class, so long as they are well-behaved and leashed. See Details
Vivac Winery Vivac Winery in Dixon, NM welcomes dogs to sit outside with you while you enjoy a glass of wine, flight or treats from the in-house chocolatier. You'll be treated to breathtaking views of the vineyard and surrounding mountains, including Barrancos Blancos, which is featured on Vivac Winery's bottles, all from the shade covered lawn or patio. On Saturdays during spring, summer and fall, take advantage of live music happy hours and karaoke while also enjoying drink specials and picnic items. See Details
Santa Fe Brewing Taproom Santa Fe Brewing is a dog-friendly brewery in Santa Fe, NM. They welcome dogs to join their owners in the brewery. The beer on offer is brewed in the nearby brewery and often changes, giving visitors a new taste regularly. See Details
TA Moriarty This gas station has a Country Pride, Burger King, Pizza Hut Express and a Travel Store. This location also has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care product. See Details
Ski Apache Ski Apache is pet-friendly. This ski resort in southern New Mexico is located on the slopes of Sierra Blanca mountains. It is owned and operated, since 1963, by the Mescalero Apache Tribe. Dogs are welcome at the resort, as long as they are on a leash and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Santa Fe Art Classes Bring your leashed dog with you while you take 2 hour-long step-by-step, guided painting class. Owner Robbi Firestone loves dogs. Bring your furry friend and experience an unforgettable, creative dog-friendly adventure. Become a part of Santa Fe’s rich cultural heritage by creating and taking home a mini-masterpiece. Classes are offered Saturday - Thursday, check the website for the current schedule. See Details
Wiford Gallery Wiford Gallery is dog-friendly. This destination for fine art in Santa Fe, New Mexico is surrounded by a spacious outdoor sculpture garden that you can explore with your pooch. The gallery is open Monday through Saturday from 9:00am to 6:00pm and Sunday from 9:30am to 5:00pm. See Details
Sierra Blanca Brewing Company Sierra Blanca Brewing Company is pet-friendly. This popular brewery takes pride in being one of New Mexico's oldest breweries garnering multiple awards for our brews and a wonderful following of craft beer fans. Outside, you and Fido will discover a one and a half acre beer garden that hosts good times for all. Sierra Blanca Brewing Company is open Monday through Thursday from 9am to 7pm, Friday from 9am to 9pm, and Saturday from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Black Mesa Winery Offering over 25 wines, produced solely from New Mexico grapes, Black Mesa Winery has a wine for every palate. Well-behaved, leashed pets are always welcome at Black Mesa Winery, but weekdays are the best days to visit when you are visiting with your pet. With 24-hour advance notice, dogs are welcome on tours of the winery. Walk your dog among the vineyards or enjoy a glass of wine in the outdoor shaded seating area. While the indoor Tasting Room is off-limits for dogs, pet owners wishing to enjoy a wine tasting can be accommodated in a peaceful outdoor setting. See Details
TA Albuquerque This gas station has a Country Pride and a Travel Store. This location also has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care product. See Details
Casa Verde Salon Great salon and the best part is pups are welcome!! Hopefully your pup isn't afraid of the blow dryer. See Details