Dog Friendly Canada

Need help deciding where to stay, play, or eat with your dog in Canada? Get the scoop on our favorite pet friendly hotels, restaurants, and activities in Canada below! Or, read about global Pet Travel Restrictions and Quarantine Information in preparation for your trip. Or give us a call at 877-411-FIDO to book your dog-friendly vacation in Canada now.


Need to find a place to stay with Fido in Canada? No problem. There are 5,396 pet friendly hotels in Canada. You'll find information on all the most popular pet friendly hotels, vacation rentals, bed & breakfasts, and campgrounds in Canada below.

Quality Inn & Suites

Quality Inn & Suites welcomes one pet of any size for an additional fee of CAD 10 per night.

Hidden Valley Bed & Breakfast

Hidden Valley Bed & Breakfast is pet friendly! Two dogs of any size are welcome for no additional fee.

Rock and Roll Apartment

This one-bedroom Airbnb rental in Toronto welcomes two pets of any size for no additional fee. Well-behaved pets can be left unattended.

Jellystone Niagara Falls

Dogs are allowed at Jellystone Niagara Falls, but they must be kept on a leash when outside your vehicle. For more information on pet restrictions, please call (905) 354-1432.


Don't leave Fido in the hotel room when it's time for dinner. There are 60 dog friendly restaurants in Canada! A handful of our favorite sidewalk cafes, coffee shops, bars, and other eateries in Canada that welcome Fido to join at an outdoor table are listed below. Bon appetit!


Get out and play! There are 219 dog friendly activities in Canada. You'll find information on our favorite dog parks, beaches, hiking trails, tours, stores, and lots of other "animal attractions" below.

Sunnybrook Park

The popular Sunnybrook Park offers many amenities for dogs to enjoy with their humans, including an off-leash dog park below the Sunnybrook Hospital, on the west side of the West Don River. Leashed pets are also welcome throughout most of the areas of the remainder of the park.

Cherry/Clarke Beach

You can enjoy a day at the beach with your pup at Cherry/Clark Beach. With ample parking, close proximity to the Martin Goodman Trail, and a designated off-leash area for dogs to romp along the beach's western boundary, you and Fido are sure to enjoy a trip to this popular spot in Toronto.

Eldred King Woodlands

Eldred King Woodlands has beautiful extensive woodland trails where dogs can run off-leash. There is also a pond for dogs who like to swim.

The Shops at Don Mills

The Shops at Don Mills is an outdoor shopping centre with some stores welcoming dogs inside. They even provide water bowls and dog treats. Dogs are not permitted at any of the restaurants or food service areas. Dogs must be leashed at all times and humans must clean up after their pets.

Dog Paddling Adventures

Dog Paddling Adventures offers 1-6 day hiking, canoeing, skijoring, and snowshoeing trips for dogs (and their people) in the Toronto area. The cost varies from $30 for a half-day hike to $635 for a weeklong adventure. All trips include camping accommodation, delicious meals, equipment, park permits, lifejackets and backpacks for both people and dogs, as well as the services of a wilderness guide.

Purina PawsWay

Purina PawsWay is a one-of-a-kind pet discovery centre devoted to bringing the pet perspective to life. Launched in June 2008, it's a unique place where pet lovers can come together to learn, discover, and celebrate the world of cats and dogs. Purina PawsWay's mission is to promote the well-being of pets and encourage responsible pet ownership. It offers a pet-friendly, entertaining, and engaging environment where pet guardians, those considering adding a cat or dog to their home, pet professionals, and anyone interested in pets can explore permanent exhibits, attend special events, participate in themed programming, and discover the world of dogs and cats at the resource centre. General admission to Purina PawsWay is free and the centre is open year-round. Purina PawsWa is located on the Toronto waterfront at 245 Queen's Quay West on the grounds of the Harbourfront Centre. Purina PawsWay is the new permanent home of the Purina Animal Hall of Fame where visitors can learn all about the 138 heroic dogs, cats, and even one horse, who have been inducted into the Hall of Fame over the past 40 years for saving human lives. Purina PawsWay is funded entirely by the Purina PetCare Legacy, a special fund created by Purina to support initiatives which promote the well-being of pets.


When you want to really spoil your dog, or just meet other dog owners in Canada 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 Canada below.


When traveling with dogs, one thing is certain. Poop happens. Luckily, there are 853 pet services in Canada 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 Canada below.

PetSmart Barrhaven

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.

TLC Pet Sitting Edmonton

Does the thought of leaving your pets in a kennel for the first time or again make you want to change your vacation plans? Look no further! Have the peace of mind that your pets are being loved and cared for by a pet sitter who is also a Animal Health Technologist. I will care for your pets in my loving family home while you are away. I have worked with pets my whole career as well as in Veterinarian Clinics as a Technologist, so I am able to care for those pets that have special requirements of any kind. Your pets with be loved and cared for by a educated, experienced, loving individual. They have free run of my entire home and can even sleep on the beds and couches with your permission. We take two walks daily, have a large fully fenced backyard with locks on all gates for lots of outdoor play! Limited pets are taken in at any one time to ensure that your pets receive plenty of individual TLC. Fully insured and licensed.

Van Isle Veterinary Hospital

Van Isle Veterinary Hospital provides services including spays & neuters, vaccines, health exams, x-ray, dentistry, ultrasound & more for dogs, cats and other animals. Located in Courtenay, servicing the Comox Valley and outer Islands.

The Dog Haus

The Dog Haus is a place where dogs can be dogs! They are a 5,500+ sq ft cage-free indoor and outdoor dog daycare facility. At The Dog Haus, dogs will experience the benefits of socialization plus physical and mental stimulation. They provide a safe, clean and supervised environment staffed with well trained, certified dog experts. If you want a tired, happy dog bring them to The Dog Haus!

Ola Puppy Dog Grooming

Ola Puppy Dog Grooming provides all breed dog & cat grooming. They are an International Professional Certified Groomer featuring a hydro massage bathing system, seniors special, and a refer a furry friend discount. They have a pick up and delivery service and house calls for nail cutting only.

Bark Busters Dog Training Edmonton

Bark Busters In Home Dog Training is a better way to a better dog - guaranteed! Get customized training for the results you want in your own home. For a Free Online Assessment of your dog's behavior visit our website.

Mighty Mutts

Edmonton Mighty Mutts is a premier small & toy breed dog play group. This group is not a virtual group, but a group which requires members to participate by paying an outdoor fee, providing vaccination records including rabies, distemper & bordetella, and signing a waiver. All dogs must be under 22 lbs. Mighty Mutts provides your dog with the opportunity to interact with other dogs the same size in a safe, secure and comfortable environment.

Traveler Photos

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

Kristy Morrison Submitted Nov 21, 2017
Kristy Morrison Submitted Nov 21, 2017

CoCo Latte’s Fall Adventure

This photo was taken in Ottawa, ON. Baby chihuahua’s first time playing with leafs in Canada

Joan Submitted Mar 06, 2017
Joan Submitted Mar 06, 2017

Life is good with a dog

This photo was taken in Oakville, ON. Where ever we roam, our dog makes it home.

Jocelyne Maheux Submitted Feb 17, 2017
Jocelyne Maheux Submitted Feb 17, 2017


This photo was taken in Moncton, NB. My little darlings wanting treats

Anonymous Submitted Oct 28, 2016
Anonymous Submitted Oct 28, 2016

Parc Canin

This photo was taken in Quebec City, QC. Stretching his legs on a snowy day.

Joles Submitted Sep 19, 2016
Joles Submitted Sep 19, 2016

Rock Lake Vacation

This photo was taken in Winnipeg, MB. Here at Rock Lake Suite my furrbabies enjoyed their stay last spring & summer. Its located at Rock Lake, Pilot Mound, Manitoba. Would love to reccomend this self contained suite for families who likes to bring pets with them on holidays.

Anonymous Submitted Sep 16, 2016
Anonymous Submitted Sep 16, 2016

First swimming at Snadbank

This photo was taken in Toronto, ON. Rio enjoyed his first swimming at Sandbank's provincial park. The area was specially designated for the pets to enjoy swimming.

Julie Silcock Submitted Sep 15, 2016
Julie Silcock Submitted Sep 15, 2016

Kissy, Kissy

This photo was taken in London, ON. My client giving me a kissie poo