Huntington Beach was given the honor of "Dogtown USA" by Dog Fancy Magazine and for good reason. It was also names as one of the top 10 Fido-friendly beaches by Fido Friendly Magazine and was one of the top choices for the Orange County Register. Here are some of the reasons why Huntington Beach is known as such a great place for pets.
The Wiener Dog Store
Also known as Paws at the Coffee Mill, this shop holds regular dachshund races and plenty of fun. This is one of the coolest dog attractions in the area.
Doggie Date Night
On Mondays, you can take your dog to Fred's Mexican Cafe for a date night. The dogs eat free if you order an entree and you can sit out on the patio for dinner.
Surf City Surf Dog
A huge dog event combining dogs and surfing, this is a weekend-long event held every September. It's one of the favorites of residents and provides all kinds of fun from a fashion show to canine surfing and more.
Huntington Central Park
A great place for dogs and people, this park provides all kinds of fun. You can enjoy the nearby Park Bench Cafe, which provides a menu for dogs and for people. This park also has a dog beach and plenty of other places, such as Kokomo's Surfside Grill, which is also dog-friendly.
Places to Stay
Huntington Beach also provides a number of pet-friendly hotels including the Waterfront Beach Resort, Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa, Kimpton Hotel and more You can even get the Very Important Pooch package and let your dog enjoy some pampering.
If you love the beach and you want to enjoy it with your dog, Huntington Beach is the place for you. This is one of the most pet-friendly places in the country and provides plenty of attractions for you and your four-legged friend.