St. Petersburg, Florida
Taking the lead in becoming the country’s number one huge pet-friendly city is St. Petersburg in Florida.
Just about thirty minutes away from Clearwater is “The Sunshine City” that has a plethora of great mix attractions, both cultural and invigoratingly outdoor adventures, and most of all, they are dog-friendly places.
With gazillions of things to do and attractions to visit, you and your fur baby will surely have an astounding vacation.
Things to Do in St. Petersburg with your Dog
St. Petersburg is only about a 30-minute drive from Clearwater, so if you’re around the area, drop by and revel in more fun and adventure.
- Stride, Run, Jump, Catch
Dog-friendly places like parks and beach shorelines are everywhere for you and your pup to stride, run, and jump.
You can also play Frisbee or swim with your pooch in some of the beautiful beaches in St. Petersburg that are amiably accommodating and safe for your dog while off-leash or on-leash.
- South Straub Park
Location: 198 Bayshore Dr. NE, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33701
- North Straub Park
Location: 400 Bayshore Dr. NE, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33701
- Vinoy Park
Location: 701 Bayshore Drive NE, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33701
- Pioneer Park
Location: 50-98 Bayshore Dr. SE, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33701
All of the parks mentioned above have picturesque landscapes and soothing views. Most of all, they boast of cleanliness and daintiness.
- Fort De Soto Dog Beach Park
Location: 3500 Pinellas Bayway S, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33715
- Coquina Key Dog Park
Location: 3595 Locust St SE, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33705
- Crescent Lake Dog Park
Location: 1320 5th St. N, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33701
- Northshore Dog Park
Location: 7th Ave & N Shore Dr. NE, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33713
- Lake Vista Dog Park
Location: 1401 62nd Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33705
- Walter Fuller Dog Park
Location: 7901 30th Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33710
- Kenwood Dog Park
Location: 401 20th St N, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33713
- Gandy Bridge Causeway
Location: 11231 Gandy Blvd N, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33702
The beaches and parks mentioned above allow you to stride, run, jump, catch, and even swim with your dog off-leash.
- Dine, play, and relax
After a long day outdoors with your pooch, you can dine, play, and relax in these dog-friendly places.
- Nikko Mussolini Dog Boutique and Spirits
Location: 9524 Blind Pass Rd, Ste 17, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33706
You can drink champagne, beer, or coffee while your fur baby enjoys some snacks and treats.
- The Dog Bar
Location: 2300 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33712
It’s a massive indoor space that can accommodate a handful of seating with recreational activities, such as board and table games, among many others. The facility also has an off-leash park, swimming pools, doggie ramps, and many others.
- Cruisin’ at Sunset
- Tampa Bay Sunset and Eco Tour
Location: Sunlit Cove Boat Ramp, St. Petersburg, FL, US, 33702
Sail with your pooch at sunset and enjoy an eco-friendly tour.