Off-Leash Dog Parks in St. Petersburg, FL

There are 8 off-leash dog parks in St. Petersburg. 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 St. Petersburg.

Pet Friendly The Dog Bar
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
Pet Friendly North Shore Dog Park
North Shore Dog Park North Shore Dog Park is a dog-friendly park in St. Petersburg, FL. The park features a large and small dog area, as well as a 'time-out' area. The park closes for scheduled maintenance onTuesdays from 7am until 9am, and Fridays from 1pm until 3pm. There is a limit of two dogs per person. Please see their website for a list of other rules before visiting. See Details
Kenwood Dog Park Kenwood Dog Park is a pet-friendly, fenced area in St. Petersburg, FL, that features separate areas for both large and small dogs to enjoy. Please note that the park is closed on Tuesdays for scheduled maintenance from 1:00pm until 3:00pm. See Details
Northshore Dog Park Northshore Dog Park is a fenced, off-leash dog park located near the waterfront in St. Petersburg, FL. See Details
Coquina Key Dog Park This off-leash dog park includes drinking fountains and fire hydrants. Fences are six feet, so you needn't worry about your pet getting loose. See Details
Dog Park at Lake Vista Park Your pet will love to play off-leash at this 1.5 acre, fenced dog run with water fountains located at Lake Vista Park in St. Petersburg, FL. There's even a time-out area for over-excited pets. Leashed dogs are welcome in other areas of the park including the recreation trails. See Details
Crescent Lake Dog Park This fenced, off-leash dog park includes fire hydrants for your dog to investigate, and drinking water is available. See Details
Walter Fuller Dog Park Fido is welcome to play off-leash at Walter Fuller Dog Park in St. Petersburg, FL. This fenced area features a separate area for small dogs, drinking fountains, fire hydrants and nearby restrooms for humans. The dog park is closed for maintenance on Tuesdays from 7:00am - 9:00am and Fridays from 1:00pm until 3:00pm. See Details
Pups Pub BringFido to Pups Pub, South Tampa's dog-friendly, full liquor, off leash dog park bar. Let your pooch meet other pups at the indoor or outdoor dog park areas, while you enjoy one of the specialty cocktails from the bar. Day passes, monthly, and annual memberships are available. All dogs must have up to date vaccinations: Rabies and Parvo (you can send in your records before your visit, or bring them with you on your first visit!). Food trucks can sometimes be found onsite or you are welcome to bring your own food. Human guests must be at least 21 years old to visit. See Details
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
Two Shepherds Taproom Two Shepherds Taproom in Tampa is a fully air-conditioned indoor/outdoor dog park and dog-friendly bar. Humans must be at least 21 years old to enter, and pups must be at least 8 months old and must be spayed/neutered. Come get your paws on a pint! Dogs are able to run freely while owners enjoy a refreshing beer, wine, or soda. Upload proof of up to date rabies, distemper and bordetella vaccinations on their website prior to visiting. See Details
Boca Ciega Millennium Dog Park Boca Ciega Millennium Dog Park is an area of this Seminole public park that includes a fenced 1.5 acre dog run where your pet may play off-leash. The area is grassy with plenty of trees for shade. See Details
Julian B Lane Riverfront Park Dog Park Julian B Lane Riverfront Park Dog Park in Tampa, FL, is pet friendly. This popular park is in a great location, with umbrellas on the tables for shade and a great water fountain for dogs to cool off in. There are separate sections for large breeds and small breeds. Located next to the dog park, you will find a transient boat dock for motorized boats, water taxi stops, and public kayak launches. Leashed dogs are welcome in other areas of Julian B Lane Riverfront Park. The park is open every day of the week from 7am to 10pm. See Details
Dr. Ott's Dog Park This clean, roomy off-leash dog park attracts a loyal crowd of regulars. Includes separate small dog area, shade, benches, swings, and picnic tables. See Details
Freedom Lake Dog Park Your pet will love to play at this fenced dog park with hydrants, watering holes and loads of shade trees. 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
Dog Park at Al Lopez Park The Dog Park at Al Lopez Park features two, fenced play areas for large and small dogs to play off-leash. Your pet is welcome to join you on-leash as you explore the rest of this massive park in Tampa, FL. See Details
Walsingham Park Walsingham Park in Seminole, FL, features three large shaded dog parks - two for large breeds and one for small dogs. The area is surrounded by 6-foot fences and plenty of room for the pups to play. The parks overlook the lake in Walsingham Park. There are also six miles of trails where friendly, leashed dogs are allowed. See Details
Curtis Hixon Waterfront Dog Park Curtis Hixon Waterfront Dog Park is fully-fenced with artificial turf, agility equipment, drinking water, disposal bags, and trash cans. See Details
John S. Taylor Park Enjoy a stroll through this beautiful Largo park. Your on-leash pet is welcome to join you. See Details
Deputy Kotfila Memorial Dog Park Dogs are welcome to play off-leash at this Deputy Kotfila Memorial Dog Park located underneath the Selmon Expressway in Tampa, FL. There's lots of room for dogs of all sizes to romp and separated areas for small and large dogs. The park features canine turf, water fountains with built-in pet bowls, and large bench-style seating in the shade. 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
Eagle Lake Park Great care was given to the restoration of the land’s natural habitat during the park’s development. One key feature is a wetlands section on the western side of the park which has been restored with 100 percent native plants. The park is home to fox squirrels, numerous bird species, gopher tortoises and water turtles.

Amenities:

In keeping with the tradition of the land’s former use, much of the park’s amenities were built with a citrus grove theme. These include: 6 picnic shelters - reserve shelters online 3 restrooms playground dog park - follow dog park rules A paved 12-foot wide recreation trail Numerous shell paths for walking and enjoying nature 2,000 feet of boardwalks over restored wetlands Catch and release fishing permitted from designated areas only, no bank fishing allowed. 3 vending stations

History:

The 163-acre park originally belonged to the Taylor family, one of the original pioneer families in Pinellas County. The Taylor's used the property for cattle grazing and as a citrus grove. The park comprises two parcels the county purchased in 1998 and 2006.

All dogs must be leashed when entering and exiting the park. Park closes at dusk. Patrons use the dog park at their own risk. Handlers are liable for any injury or damage caused by their dog (s). Handlers are limited to 3 dogs. Dogs shall be licensed and vaccinated with a tag on their collar at all times. Dogs in heat are prohibited. Handler must be 16 years of age or older. Children under 12 are not permitted without a responsible adult. Handler must control their dog and attend to it at all times. Handler must carry a leash with them at all times while in the park. Handler is responsible for picking up and disposing of their dog's waste in designated receptacles. No dogs under 4 months of age. Check with your veterinarian before introducing a new puppy to the dog park. No aggressive dogs. Handlers must stop their dogs from digging and are responsible for filling any holes their dog makes. No excessive barking. No bathing of dogs within the park. No food or smoking within the fenced area. Note to Patrons: Beware of holes dug by dogs. Users of this facility do so at their own risk. Do not go bare foot in the dog park. Be aware of diseases that can be transmitted from dog-to-dog in a dog park and have your dog vaccinated BEFORE coming to the park to play. Example: Kennel cough, ring worm, etc.
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Queenie's Dog Park at Water Works Park Queenie's Dog Park at Water Works Park in Tampa is pet-friendly. The area also includes a riverfront park with open green space, covered and shaded picnic areas, a playground, and a splash pad for children. The park is open daily. See Details