Dog Friendly Panama City, FL

Need help deciding where to stay, play, or eat with your dog in Panama City, FL? Get the scoop on our favorite pet friendly hotels, restaurants, and activities in Panama City, FL below! Or give us a call at 877-411-FIDO to book your dog-friendly vacation in Panama City, FL now.


Need to find a place to stay with Fido in Panama City, FL? No problem. There are 18 pet friendly hotels in Panama City, FL. You'll find information on all the most popular pet friendly hotels, vacation rentals, bed & breakfasts, and campgrounds in Panama City, FL below.

La Quinta Inn & Suites Panama City

La Quinta Inn & Suites Panama City is pet friendly! Two pets up to 50 lbs are welcome for no additional fee.

Waterfront Home on St. Andrews Bay

Pets are allowed at this 3-bedroom Airbnb rental in Panama City. Please contact Justin for more details on the pet fee, weight limit, and any other restrictions.

St. Andrews State Park Campground

Dogs are allowed at St. Andrews State Park Campground, but they must be kept on a leash no longer than 6 feet when outside your vehicle. For more information on pet restrictions, please call (850) 233-5140.


Don't leave Fido in the hotel room when it's time for dinner. There are 23 dog friendly restaurants in Panama City, FL! A handful of our favorite sidewalk cafes, coffee shops, bars, and other eateries in Panama City, FL that welcome Fido to join at an outdoor table are listed below. Bon appetit!


Get out and play! There are 3 dog friendly activities in Panama City, FL. You'll find information on our favorite dog parks, beaches, hiking trails, tours, stores, and lots of other "animal attractions" below.

Al Helms Dog Park

This beautiful new dog park has two very large fenced dog parks, one for small (under 30 lbs) dogs and another for large (over 30 lbs) dogs. Each area has double gates, running water and watering area, benches, pick-up bags and stations, a few young trees, and healthy, thick turf grass.


When traveling with dogs, one thing is certain. Poop happens. Luckily, there are 9 pet services in Panama City, FL that can help you out with poop bags (or anything else you may need). You'll find information on the most popular pet stores, pet sitters, trainers, groomers, and other pet businesses in Panama City, FL below.

PetSmart Panama City

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 supplies, you'll also find a Banfield Veterinary Clinic, PetsHotel/Doggie Daycare, grooming, training, and animal adoptions at this location.

DogVacay Panama City

Find the perfect pet sitter near you to watch your pup while you're in Panama City! Our partners at DogVacay know that even when you're traveling with your dog, you can't take him everywhere. That's where DogVacay's thousands of vetted and insured pet sitters across the country come in. Sitters can watch your pup for a few hours, a whole day, or overnight - in your hotel room or in their home. All reservations included pet insurance and 24/7 customer care, and you'll get photo and video updates so you can see how much fun your dog is having!

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 Salons are available seven days a week and provide an array of services to ensure your pet is happy, healthy and looks great. Visit your local PetSmart Grooming Salon for more information on rates and to schedule an appointment.

PetSmart Training

PetSmart's accredited pet training instructors can help you achieve positive, consistent behavior from Fido. Classes are available for Puppies, Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced dogs. Click-A-Trick, Private Education, and Personal Training Camp may also be available. Visit your local PetSmart for more information on class times and prices.

Panama Animal Welfare Society

Non-profit animal rescue and advocacy organization. Our current program is a Dog Food Bank in our community. If anyone needs dog food they can pick up once a month. No qualifications, just an ID indicating they live in Bay County.

Traveler Photos

Want to feature your creature? Upload a photo of your pet at Panama City below! You can also share by using the hashtag #bringfido on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or Pinterest.

Shannon & Piper Submitted May 26, 2015
Shannon & Piper Submitted May 26, 2015

Andys Flour Power with Piper

This photo was taken in Panama City, FL. Best breakfast joint on the Gulf!!!

Heather Submitted Apr 14, 2015
Heather Submitted Apr 14, 2015

Enjoying the View

This photo was taken in Panama City, FL. Pineapple Willy's

Karrolley Submitted Jan 12, 2015
Karrolley Submitted Jan 12, 2015

""Miracle Martini"" waiting for Santa at Pier Park in P C B Fl,

This photo was taken in Panama City, FL. Miracle Martini Loves this decorated tree at Pier Park

Cheryl Submitted Oct 12, 2014
Cheryl Submitted Oct 12, 2014

Leo (L) with Rita Hayworth (R)

This photo was taken in Panama City, FL. Playing at the new Al Helms Dog Park in Panama City, Florida