Dog Friendly Gainesville, FL

Gainesville is pet friendly! If you need help to decide where to stay, play, or eat with Fido, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s the scoop on our favorite pet friendly hotels, dog friendly activities, and restaurants that allow dogs in Gainesville.

Places to Stay with Your Dog

Residence Inn by Marriott Gainesville I-75

Residence Inn by Marriott Gainesville I-75 welcomes two pets of any size for an additional fee of $75 per stay. Pets may not be left unattended in the… Full pet policy & more

Gainesville Airbnb Rentals

Pet policies are determined by the individual host of each Airbnb property. For more information on the pet fee, weight limit, and other restrictions… Full pet policy & more

Sweetwater Branch Inn

Sweetwater Branch Inn welcomes two pets of any size for an additional fee of $75 per stay. Pets are only allowed in Cottages, except the Honeymoon… Full pet policy & more
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Places to Eat with Your Dog

Things to Do with Your Dog

Squirrel Ridge Park

Enjoy this fun public park with your leashed pet, or let them run free in the fenced, off-leash dog runs, which include running water, shade trees,… Full details & more

Forest Park

Your dog will love to run and play free in the fenced, off-leash area of this Gainesville park.

Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops is pet-friendly. Bring your dog along to this popular outdoor store in Gainesville. This chain store is known for its large, wilderness-theme… Full details & more
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Pet Services

PetSmart Gainesville

PetSmart is the #1 retailer of pet food and supplies in the United States, with more than 1000 stores across the country. In addition to pet food and… Full details & more

Daytime Dogs and Friends

Daytime Dogs and Friends, is a premier pet sitting and dog walking company in Gainesville, Florida. They serve Blues Creek, Turkey Creek, Town of… Full details & more

BluePearl Pet Hospital

BluePearl Pet Hospital, previously known as Affiliated Veterinary Specialists, serves Ocala, the Villages, and many North Florida communities… Full details & more

Camp Marlin Doggie Daycare

Camp Marlin Doggie Daycare offers a safe and fun place to leave your dog for the day while you are away exploring Gainesville's best attractions.… Full details & more

PetSmart Grooming

Every dog and cat, regardless of size, breed, age or coat type, needs to be groomed on a regular basis. The caring professionals at PetSmart Grooming… Full details & more

PetSmart Training

PetSmart's accredited pet training instructors can help you achieve positive, consistent behavior from Fido. Classes are available for Puppies,… Full details & more

Alachua County Animal Services Department

The mission of Alachua County Animal Services is to promote public safety for the welfare of citizens and animals. We accomplish this through education,… Full details & more
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Traveler Photos

We dug up 66 pictures of dogs in Gainesville.

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