Montgomery County, PA is a pet's paradise with countless dog-friendly parks, attractions and restaurants. Here are some pet-friendly spots in the county where your best friend will feel right at home.
Dine Outdoors on a Pet-Friendly Patio
There are plenty of Montco restaurants where you can bring your dog to dine with the entire family, especially if you don’t mind eating outdoors.
King of Prussia is home to a diverse selection of restaurants featuring dog-friendly outdoor seating. Some of the top picks include City Works Eatery And Pour House and Paladar Latin Kitchen & Rum Bar, famous for its homemade guacamole and mojitos.
Gypsy Saloon in Conshohocken is a restaurant and bar with an eclectic menu featuring Italian favorites, fresh seafood, and artisan flatbreads. Pets are welcome on the outdoor patio, and the restaurant provides water bowls, snacks, and even a dog menu! All proceeds from the dog menu benefit a local animal shelter. Also in Conshohocken is Feine Coffee Shop, which has plenty of outdoor seating and offers water bowls and dog treats at the counter.
Shake Shack locations in King of Prussia and Plymouth Meeting have outdoor seating and have a special item on their menu for dogs: The Poochini - a biscuit in dog-friendly custard and peanut butter.
Other pet-friendly establishments with outdoor seating include Corropolese Italian Bakery & Deli in Norristown and Be Well Bakery & Cafe in Huntingdon Valley. Breweries like Workhorse Brewing in King of Prussia, Von C Brewing Company in Norristown, and Round Guys Brewing Company and Pub, allow pups outdoors in their beer gardens.
Explore Local Parks & Trails
Montco has many parks and trails where you can explore the great outdoors with your favorite four-legged friend.
Valley Forge National Historical Park extends over 3,500 acres and features more than 20 miles of trails. Dogs are allowed as long as they're on a leash. Green Lane Park and Evansburg State Park also permit dogs on leashes. Elmwood Park Zoo is open to dogs on select days throughout the year.
All Montco parks require you to leash and clean up after your dog, and some, such as Norristown Farm Park and Lorimer Park, provide doggy bag stations.
In Montco, there are 96 miles of trails, many of which allow leashed dogs. One of the top spots for dog walking is the Schuylkill River Trail, which offers incredible views of the riverway.
After enjoying a full day of outdoor activities, settle in for the night at one of Montco’s pet-friendly hotels.
Treat Your Pet to a Spa Day
In Montco, you’ll find everything you need to pamper your pet, including grooming services, pet supplies, and special treats.
Visit Bark Ave Pet Supplies in Harleysville for all-natural pet food and supplies, or choose from a complete menu of spa services. Bark Ave’s professional groomers work with all different types of dogs and are committed to helping your dog look and feel their best.
Or pick up some healthy treats at Pabby’s Pet Pantry in Hatboro, which provides eco-friendly pet supplies, including treats, clothing, food, supplements, and grooming supplies.
With our extensive selection of pet-friendly attractions, hotels, and parks, Montco is the perfect place to treat yourself and your furry friend to an unforgettable weekend getaway.