Other Dog Activities in Ohio

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

Pet Friendly Hocking Hills Winery
Hocking Hills Winery Fido is welcome to join you for a visit to pet-friendly Hocking Hills Winery, located in Logan, OH. Dogs are welcome at a table on the spacious outside patio while you enjoy a selection of exquisite wine. The patio is heated in cooler weather. In addition to wine, guests can unwind with a beer, sangria, or refreshing pink lemonade. Pair your drink of choice with a delicious sweet or savory charcuterie board. Guests can also bring their own food or order dishes from one of several nearby restaurants. See Details
Pet Friendly Earnest Brew Works
Earnest Brew Works Dogs are allowed at Earnest Brew Works in Toledo, a place they are proud to call home. This brewer-owned and operated brewery and taproom is pet-friendly and pooches are welcome inside and out as no food is served on the premises. They do, however, invite various food trucks to join the party on most days. The beers they produce include Japanese Pale Ale, Grape and Grain hybrid beers, Hazy Pale Ale, and plenty of other varieties throughout the year. Earnest Brew Works is open Wednesday to Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday from 4pm to 11pm, Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 6pm. See Details
Elm Road Triple Drive-in Theatre One of less than four hundred remaining drive-in theatres in the United States, Elm Road Triple Drive-in Theatre is a dog-friendly, historic attraction and American tradition! Dogs must be restrained on a short leash at all times and owners must clean up after their pets. The Theatre was founded in 1950 and features three huge movie screens, each showing a first-run double feature. It encourages guests to come hungry and stop by its concession stand for everything from popcorn and nachos to freshly made pizza, hand-dipped ice cream, and more. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Information on showtimes and tickets can be found on its official website. See Details
Put-in-Bay Winery Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table at Put-in-Bay Winery in Put-in-Bay, OH. Enjoy a flight of three or four of their crafted wines, or order a glass or bottle. The outdoor seating has a view of the harbor for you and Fido to take in while you sip! See Details
Sideswipe Brewing Sideswipe Brewing is a dog-friendly, independent microbrewery in Columbus, OH. Choose from a variety of craft beers brewed onsite wither inside their taproom with your leashed pup, or on their outdoor patio when the weather permits. They don't have a kitchen, but you're welcome to bring in your own food, or order in. Food trucks are sometimes onsite; check their website for current list of events. See Details
Dalton Union Winery & Brewery Dalton Union Winery & Brewery is pet-friendly. Bring your leashed dog along to keep you company while you sample wine, mead, hard ciders and craft beers all made on premises. If you're feeling peckish, grab a bite to eat from one of the visiting food trucks. Dalton Union Winery & Brewery is open Friday to Saturday from 2pm to 10pm and Sunday from 1pm to 6pm. See Details
Snook's Dream Cars Snook's Dream Cars is a dog-friendly automotive museum in Bowling Green, OH. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you as you view the collection of automobiles from the 1930s to the 1970s. They also display memorabilia such as toy cars, signs, oil cans, games, etc. See Details
The Winery at Wolf Creek Located off the beaten path, The Winery at Wolf Creek has events every few weeks where you can bring your dog and drink wine! Great views and excellent winery with patio. See Details
Devil Wind Brewing Dogs are welcome at Devil Wind Brewing, the combined effort of four friends with 20 years experience in the brewing world. They don't prepare food at Devil Wind Brewing so Fido is welcome to join you inside. The varying tap list includes lager, New England IPA, oatmeal stout, and gose. Hungry visitors will be pleased to know that a number of food trucks call the brewery their temporary home from time to time. 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
Splash Your Pup Splash Your Pup is a year round swimming and dock diving pool designed just for dogs. Our pool features an advanced filtration system to reduce the amount of chlorine used, and is maintained at 82 degrees to help with arthritic joints. Reservations are required to ensure a fun and safe experience. See Details
Patron Saints Brewery Patron Saints Brewery is a dog-friendly nano brewery that crafts a wide variety of beers in-house. They claim to be half-pint and little growler-friendly, which translates to welcoming kids and dogs inside to join you for a beverage. Fido can join you inside and out of the building as they don't serve food, and you're welcome to bring your own food to eat on the premises. They usually have a couple of dogs in the building whenever they are open, but there's also plenty of room outside during busier hours, where you'll discover a water bowl for your parched pup. Patron Saints Brewery is open Thursday to Friday from 5pm to 10pm and Saturday from 4pm to 11pm. See Details
Smoky the War Dog Memorial Dedicated to the famous Yorkie war dog hero who served in World War II, this memorial is located in the Rocky River Reservation just outside of Cleveland. Leashed dogs can pay her a visit then explore the acres of trails located on the reservation. See Details
Skyway Twin Drive-In Theatre Skyway Twin Drive-In Theatre is dog-friendly. The oldest drive-in theater in the area, it also has the largest screen in a 50 mile radius. Check out the latest flicks with your pooch in the front seat. Dogs are welcome to join in the fun on a leash in your car. General Admission is $9.00, ages 4 to 11 is $5.00, and children under 4 are free. You can even book the space out for private screenings. See Details
Trailhead Canoe Livery Trailhead Canoe Livery welcomes four-legged paddlers in their canoe and kayak rentals. Unplug and head out for a relaxing paddle along the scenic Tuscarawas River with Fido. See Details
Walnut Creek Amish Flea Market Fido is welcome to join you on an outing to dog-friendly Walnut Creek Amish Flea Market, located in Sugarcreek, OH. A large inside outlet, Fido can accompany you throughout the space as you browse stands adorned with candles, baked goods, chocolate, ornaments, plants, blankets, and seasonal gifts. See Details
Yellow Springs Brewery Yellow Springs Brewery is pet-friendly. Hang out with your leashed pooch on the deck of this innovative brewery. Sample one of their unique brews and enjoy a bite to eat from one of the rotating food trucks. Yellow Springs Brewery is open Monday to Tuesday from 3pm to 8pm, Wednesday from 1pm to 8pm, Thursday through Saturday from 1pm to 9pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 8pm. See Details
James A Garfield National Historic Site James A Garfield National Historic Site is pet-friendly. Pets are permitted on park grounds as long as they are on a leash under six feet. Dogs are not allowed inside any buildings. Don't forget to clean up after your pup at the dog waste station and check out the B.A.R.K. Ranger Program at the visitor center. James A Garfield National Historic Site is open Friday through Sunday from 10am to 4pm. See Details
Humble Monk Brewing Co. Humble Monk Brewing Co. in Cincinnati, OH, welcomes Fido to join you at their dog-friendly brewery. They host a Humble Hounds meet up on Thursday evenings and treats are provided! You and your pup can relax at a table inside or out in their beer garden while enjoying one of their many Belgian-inspired craft beers. NYPD Pizza delivers to the taproom for free with a minimum order, and outside food is also welcome. See Details
Lock 3 Leashed dogs are welcome to visit Lock 3 in Akron, OH. This pet-friendly space is Akron's affordable, family-friendly entertainment spot. Offering year-round fun, and food and drinks for purchase, their website offers details on upcoming events. Please note that dogs are not permitted at concerts and festivals. See Details
Great Black Swamp Brewing Co. Great Black Swamp Brewing Co. is a pet-friendly microbrewery in Toledo, OH. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on their outdoor patio while you enjoy their handcrafted beers or a specialty cocktail. Be sure to check their website for updates on events and visiting food trucks. See Details
Debonne Vineyards Located an hour east of Cleveland, Debonne Vineyards is now the largest estate winery in Ohio, boasting over 175 acres of vines. Its placement in in the Grand River Valley wine region benefits from a climate moderated by the thermal effects of eastern Lake Erie. Our family commitment to excellence begins in the vineyards and is reflected in the quality of our premium wine. There is also an on-site brewery featuring 12 craft brews. Leashed dogs are always welcome on the grassy hillside, but every other Wednesday, Debonne offers a Woof Wednesday event that your furry friends will especially enjoy.

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Kelleys Island Ferry Kelleys Island Ferry offers the only daily auto/passenger ferry service to Kelleys Island with a short enjoyable 20 minute boat ride from Marblehead Ohio. Offering Great views of the Marblehead Lighthouse, Put-in-Bay, Cedar Point and the Lake Erie Islands along the way. Leashed dogs ride for free. See Details
Hocking Hills Canoe Livery Full service canoe and kayak rentals on the Hocking River. A relaxing gentle river, with plenty of islands and sand bars for your pet to explore. Also has a campground and camping cabins that welcome pets. See Details