Dog Friendly Richmond, VA

Richmond 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 Richmond.

Places to Stay with Your Dog

Westin Richmond

Westin Richmond welcomes two dogs up to 40 lbs for an additional fee of $75 per stay. Only rooms on the second and third floors are pet friendly. Dogs… Full pet policy & more

Richmond 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
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Places to Eat with Your Dog

Things to Do with Your Dog

Barker Field at Byrd Park

Barker Field at Byrd Park in Richmond, VA, is a large, off-leash dog park that is fully fenced and includes bench swings, shade, and drinking water… Full details & more

James River

Your pet will love to join you as you stroll through this beautiful riverside park. They're welcome as long as they remain on-leash. Full details & more

Bryan Park

Joseph Bryan Park, also known as Bryan Park, is a pet-friendly public park in the city of Richmond. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places,… Full details & more

Stony Point Fashion Park

Stony Point Fashion Park is a dog-friendly shopping area in Richmond, VA. Each dog must be in either a carrier or on a leash no longer than 3 feet. Dog… Full details & more

A Photo Safari

'A Photo Safari' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Cherita. You and your pooch will go on a one-mile walking photoshoot tour into the… Full details & more
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Upcoming Pet Events

Pet Services

PetSmart Short Pump

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

River City Dog Excursions

River City Dog Excursions operates in the Greater Richmond area and offers mid-day walks, nature hikes, and pet sitting services. We provide a safe… Full details & more

Locke A. Taylor Veterinary Hospital

Since 1969, Dr. Locke A. Taylor and his team of dedicated veterinarians and staff have provided the highest quality pet care in Richmond and the greater… Full details & more


We offer an open play dog daycare environment where your dog will be free to run, jump, play and sniff to their heart's content. Our passionate, well-trained… Full details & more

Good Dog Grooming

At Good Dog Grooming not only do they groom your pet, they become part of the family. They offer a warm, relaxing environment where your four legged… Full details & more

North Star Canines

Dog Training / Behavior Counseling -- using science-based positive reinforcement training techniques for good manners at home and in public,… Full details & more

Richmond SPCA

The Richmond SPCA is a nonprofit, no-kill humane society. They provide for animal's safety and comfort, strive to alleviate their suffering and… Full details & more
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Traveler Photos

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