Dog Friendly Tampa, FL

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

Hotels

Need to find a place to stay with Fido in Tampa, FL? No problem. There are 76 pet friendly hotels in Tampa, FL. You'll find information on all the most popular pet friendly hotels, vacation rentals, bed & breakfasts, and campgrounds in Tampa, FL below.

Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel

Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel is dog friendly! Two dogs up to 80 lbs are welcome for no additional fee. Cats and other pets are not permitted.

2BR House with Screened Pool

Pets are allowed at this 2-bedroom Airbnb rental in Tampa. Please contact Aaron for more details on the pet fee, weight limit, and any other restrictions.

Restaurants

Don't leave Fido in the hotel room when it's time for dinner. There are 207 dog friendly restaurants in Tampa, FL! A handful of our favorite sidewalk cafes, coffee shops, bars, and other eateries in Tampa, FL that welcome Fido to join at an outdoor table are listed below. Bon appetit!

Activities

Get out and play! There are 15 dog friendly activities in Tampa, FL. You'll find information on our favorite dog parks, beaches, hiking trails, tours, stores, and lots of other "animal attractions" below.

Logan Gate Dog Park

One of Hillsborough County's newest dog parks, this park is located in Citrus Park/Carrollwood area. 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.

Picnic Island Beach Dog Park

Dogs are welcome to play off-leash at the beach here. Just be careful as the area is not fully fenced.

Upper Tampa Bay Trail

The Upper Tampa Bay Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Tampa! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Upper Tampa Bay Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015433">TrailLink.com</a>.

Hyde Park Village

Well-behaved pets on leashes are always welcome at Hyde Park Village. Pets love relaxing by the fountain, under the shade of the beautiful oak trees, or in one of the many grassy areas. Pet clean-up stations are located throughout the shopping center and many shops and restaurants keep fresh water and treats at the front door. Visit the Hyde Park Village website for more information.

Events

When you want to really spoil your dog, or just meet other dog owners in Tampa, FL who are as crazy about their pets are you are, there's no better place to bring Fido than a dog event. You'll find information on some of our favorite annual dog events in Tampa, FL below.

Services

When traveling with dogs, one thing is certain. Poop happens. Luckily, there are 67 pet services in Tampa, 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 Tampa, FL below.

PETCO Westshore

PETCO is a leading retailer of premium pet food and supplies with more than 850 stores in 49 states. At this location, you'll find more than 10,000 high-quality pet products, as well as professional dog training, pet photography, and a full-service grooming salon.

Rover.com Tampa Dog Sitters

Need to attend an important business meeting, go to a wedding, or even just have a romantic dinner without Fido when you're in Tampa? If your plans will require you to be apart for a few hours, but you don't want to leave Fido unattended in the hotel room, our partners at Rover.com can help! They have dozens of responsible dog sitters in Tampa who can visit your dog in the hotel room, take him for a walk, or even watch him overnight in their own home, if needed. Prices vary by sitter, but generally start at $15/night. You can find the perfect dog sitter for your pooch by browsing local profiles on Rover.com and reading the reviews left by other dog owners. Some of the sitters have even pledged to donate a portion of their fee to help save homeless pets!

Dale Mabry Animal Hospital

Dale Mabry Animal Hospital has been caring for South Tampa’s pets for over 50 years. They are your full service veterinary hospital and educational resource in assuring your pet’s good health, well being and happiness, while maintaining the highest ethical standards. As your partner, they focus on quality medical care for your pet and support for you as a pet owner. Dale Mabry Animal Hospital provides convenient, compassionate, personalized veterinary care and services, including: • Health examinations, vaccinations and emergency treatment; • Medical, surgical, dermatological and dental evaluation, treatment and procedures; • Preventative, wellness, behavioral and nutritional health programs and counseling; • Microchip identification and on-line missing pet notification services; • Boarding, bathing and other pet care services; • On-site pharmacy, digital radiography and laboratory services; • Referrals to local board certified veterinarians and laboratories; • Online pharmacy, preventatives, pet food and supplies with home delivery; • Online pet records and educational materials available 24/7; • In-hospital and in-home compassionate end of life care and services.

Camp Bow Wow Tampa Airport

CAMP BOW WOW is a Premier Doggy Day and Overnight Camp designed exclusively for our furry friends. We will provide a fun, clean and safe environment for your dogs to romp and play. Our Camp Counselors are certified in dog behavior, dog first aid and CAMP BOW WOW high safety standards. Your pup will receive lots of love, attention and pampering! CAMP BOW WOW campers spend the day with other campers and our Certified Camp Counselors. After a long day of play, our overnight campers get tucked in to their own comfy cabin with a campfire treat to enjoy on a warm fleece cot, fading off to soft classical music. CAMP BOW WOW is a non-traditional boarding facility. It's a place where a dog can be a dog. Give your pup a new Leash on Life along with exercise and socialization. Our Canine Campers play all day with other campers and return home free of stress. Our Fun and Safe Camp Includes: 8,200 Square Feet of Indoor Camp 1,500 Square Feet of Outdoor Camp 3 Large Indoor Play Areas 3 Large Outdoor Play Areas High Speed Doggy Web Cams 24-Hour Monitoring System Spacious Individual Comfy Cabins Cozy Sleeping Cots with Fleece Blankets Pup Pools & Play Equipment Campfire Treats at Bedtime Doggy Lounge Open 365 Days Per Year Lots of Love and Attention

Spoil Me Dog Spa

Spoil Me Dog Spa is a full service dog grooming spa offering a wide range of services and products to spoil your dog with. They are located right in the heart of South Tampa at the San Miguel Plaza across from Plant high school. Feel free to stop in or call for further questions.

The Canine Company

The Canine Company has been training dogs to be well-mannered family pets for over fifteen years. They make training fun and specialize in puppies. Every dog has a unique personality and disposition. Because of this, every dog may need to be trained a little bit differently. This requires a unique trainer with a wide range of experience and a wealth of knowledge. Whether you want to train a younger or older dog, you need help and guidance to achieve the most effective results. You can count on The Canine Company to train with care and compassion. When they're successful, you're successful too!! Training is available in group or private classes in the Tampa Bay area. Don't delay..pick up your phone and start your training today!!

Dalmatian Rescue of Tampa Bay

Dedicated to saving Dalmatians and Dalmatian mixes from high-kill shelters in Florida and Georgia. All dogs are medically treated including spayed and neutered before placing in new, forever homes. Home and veterinary checks are required when applying for a rescue. DRTB provides care-for-life for approximately 20 senior spots who are unable to find a home due to age or medical conditions.

Paws Aboard

Paws Aboard are the creators of fun and interactive dog supplies for active pet-owners. They make high quality doggy life jackets and doggy boat ladders, and are all about pet safety! They are happy to also carry The Freedom Leash which is a dual-retractable leash to walk your two dogs with ease! Visit their website for more information on how you can have fun with your dog on land, or on sea!

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