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14 Dog-Friendly Locations To Visit in San Diego

By May 17, 2014March 13th, 2018Apartments and Pets, San Diego
Dog-Friendly places in San Diego

The San Diego region of California is known as one of the most dog friendly communities in the State of California. It has garnered accolades from many magazines and websites that cater to the needs of pet owners. Knowing this, we’ve compiled a list of Pet Friendly Apartments in San Diego to make your move that much easier. Once you’ve found your new home and have settled in, be sure to check out these dog-friendly locations in San Diego below:

Dog Friendly Beaches in San Diego

Off-Leash Dog Friendly Parks and Beaches

As the old saying goes, “a tired dog is a good dog,” so living in an area with plenty of dog friendly parks and beaches are a must for any pet owner. Residents and would be residents of San Diego should definitely check out some of the parks and beaches below:

  • Dusty Rhodes Off-Leash Dog Park – Nimitz Blvd & Sunset Cliffs Blvd, San Diego, CA Map
  • Nate’s Point Off-Leash Dog Park – 2500 Balboa Dr., San Diego, CA 92103 Map
  • Ocean Beach Dog Beach – End of Voltaire St, Ocean Beach, CA 92107 Map
  • Fiesta Island Off Leash Dog Park – Fiesta Island Road, San Diego, CA 92123 Map

Best Places to Shop with Dogs San Diego

Dog Friendly Shopping Areas

Dog owners that enjoy taking their furry friends shopping with them will enjoy the shopping areas below:

  • Westfield UTC – 4545 La Jolla Village Dr., San Diego, CA 92122  Map
  • Seaport Village – 849 W Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101  Map
  • Little Italy Mercato – 580 W Date St., San Diego, CA 92101  Map
  • Spanish Village Art Center – 1770 Village Pl., San Diego, CA 92101  Map

Dog Friendly Places in San Diego

Dog Friendly Hiking Trails

Love going on hikes but hate that some outdoor trails don’t allow dogs? The hikes and trails below are all dog friendly!

  • Cowles Mountain Trail – Golfcrest Dr and Navajo Rd, San Diego, CA 92119  Map
  • Cabrillo Tide Pools Trail – 1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr., San Diego, CA 92106  Map
  • Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve – San Diego, CA 92126 Map

Places to Eat with Your Dog

Check out these dog friendly restaurants where you and your pet can enjoy a meal:

  • The Patio on Lamount Street – 4445 Lamont St., San Diego, CA 92109  Map
  • O’Bistro Cafe – 4934 Voltaire St., San Diego, CA 92107  Map
  • The Regal Beagle – 3659 India St #101, San Diego, CA 92103  Map

If you’re looking to make a move in or around San Diego county, check out our apartment finder San Diego.