Dog Friendly Iowa

Iowa is pet friendly! If you need help deciding 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 Iowa. Browse Popular Cities

Places to Stay with Your Dog

La Quinta Inn & Suites Des Moines West Clive

La Quinta Inn Des Moines West Clive is pet friendly! Two pets of any size are welcome for no additional fee. Both dogs and cats are permitted, and four-legged… Full pet policy & more

West Des Moines 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

Thornton House B&B

The Thornton House is pet friendly! One dog up to 12 lbs is welcome for no additional fee. Crated dogs may be left in rooms unattended. Dog treats are… Full pet policy & more

Sugar Bottom Campground

Dogs are allowed at Sugar Bottom Campground, but they must be kept on a leash no longer than 6 feet when outside your vehicle. For more information… Full pet policy & more
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Places to Eat with Your Dog

Things to Do with Your Dog

Raccoon River Dog Park

This 12-acre, fenced dog park is a fabulous place for your pet to get some off-leash exercise. Includes separate areas for large and small dogs. You… Full details & more

Lake Red Rock

This is the largest lake in central Iowa. It has beautiful bluffs, especially in the fall when the leaves turn colors. It has an amazing biking/walking… Full details & more

Bass Pro Shops

We love our canine customers at Bass Pro Shops in Altoona, Iowa. All dogs MUST be on a leash, under control at all times, and have good manners. Dogs… Full details & more

Pappajohn Sculpture Park

Featuring artwork by twenty-two of the world's most celebrated artists, Pappajohn Sculpture Park is dog-friendly! Leashed dogs are welcome to… Full details & more
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Pet Services

PETCO Cedar Rapids

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… Full details & more

Go Dog Go Quad Cities

Helping your pet companion enjoy the day while you're away. Providing your pet with a needed break and exercise in the middle of the day. Also offering… Full details & more

Heartland Animal Hospital

Heartland Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility. Their professional and courteous staff seek to provide the best possible… Full details & more

Ames Pet Resort

Ames Pet Resort offers quality services for your pets. Dog and cat boarding & grooming and dog daycare is provided in a state of the art climate… 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

Paw In Hand, LLC

Paw In Hand, LLC is devoted to keeping good pets in good homes through the training of cats and dogs and the education of owners. Mel specializes in… Full details & more

Animal Rescue League of Iowa

The ARL serves people and pets from across the state of Iowa through its programs, which include pet adoption, humane education, pet behavior training,… Full details & more
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We dug up 63 pictures of dogs in Iowa.

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