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Dog Friendly Beaches in San Diego

San Diego County has many dog friendly beaches along it’s sunny coastline. There are four excellent off-leash dog beaches to choose from and they are spaced out nicely. The city of San Diego is one of the most accommodating municipalities for dog owners. On all their beaches you can take leashed dogs early in the […]

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Dog Friendly Beaches in California

Sometimes it’s hard to find a beach where you can legally take your dog for a walk, or better yet, set them free to roam around with other dogs. We’ve done a lot of digging (pun intended) to find the best beaches for dogs in California. Almost all of these beaches allow dogs to be […]

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Dog Friendly Beaches in Los Angeles

There are few dog friendly beaches in Los Angeles County. Unfortunately, all city and county rules are strictly against dogs on the beach even when leashed. There is only one off-leash area for dogs and it is in Long Beach. There is another area where dogs are allowed, but only if they are on a […]

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Dog Friendly Beaches of Southern California

Southern California has its share of dog friendly beaches. Some cities allow leashed dogs on their beaches every day, just not during the busiest hours of the day. Other cities restrict them entirely from every beach. A few beaches along these sandy shores allow dogs to frolic unencumbered by a leash! Dog Beaches of San […]

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Dog Friendly Beaches in Orange County

Orange County is a dog-friendly place especially when compared to their coastal counterparts in California. See the descriptions below by city as their are some rules you need to abide by. Newport and Laguna are the most friendly as they allow dogs on most beaches in the mornings and evenings, but Huntington Beach has the […]

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Dog Friendly Beaches in San Francisco

San Francisco has quite a few dog friendly beaches to choose from. Some are in the city (on the ocean and San Francisco Bay), others are just to the south in Daly City and Pacifica, or north across the Golden Gate Bridge in Marin County. Luckily Golden Gate National Recreation Area, which controls many of […]

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Dog Friendly Beaches Santa Cruz

Dog owners who live in Santa Cruz or vacation in this fun-loving funky city are lucky to have several dog-friendly beaches to choose from. The rules at these beaches vary so visit the beach pages to learn more. For example, at Mitchell’s Cove dogs can be off leash before 10 a.m. and after 4 p.m. and […]

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These California Beach Hotels Welcome Your Dog Too

Are you planning a vacation with your dog? You’re not alone. Statistically more and more pet owners are bringing their dogs along on their vacations, and as a result, more and more hotels are rolling out the red carpet for our four-legged friends. These are a few of the wonderful dog-friendly hotels you’ll find in […]

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Dog Friendly Beaches in San Diego

 San Diego County has many dog friendly beaches along it’s sunny coastline. There are four excellent off-leash dog beaches to choose from and they are spaced out nicely. The city of San Diego is one of the most accommodating municipalities for dog owners. On all their beaches you can take leashed dogs early in the […]

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