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The company's founder, Tara Kain, started DogFriendly.com out of necessity.
She loved dogs and loved to travel. In 1990, she began traveling with her large black standard
poodle. But it was hard to find places that allowed dogs, especially a
large dog. Many times it would take her hours of research to plan a
nice weekend or week long getaway. She began to compile a list of
dog-friendly places, not only for herself, but also for other dog
lovers who enjoyed traveling with their best friends.
of 1998, she began DogFriendly.com and focused on listing places that allowed
all well-behaved dogs and lodging that did not restrict pets to
smoking rooms. Today, DogFriendly.com offers
thousands of dog-friendly listings in its FREE
online dog travel guides, as well as in its dog
travel paperback books. Both the web site and the books list
pet-friendly lodging, PLUS pet-friendly attractions,
outdoor restaurants, parks, beaches and retail stores.
continues to add more and more places that people
and their best friends can enjoy together. Please visit our main page
to begin exploring dog-friendly places which welcome you and your dog.
To contact us, please
About DogFriendly.com, Inc.
Since its inception in June 1998, DogFriendly.com publishes a free online travel
and resource guide for dog owners. Its motto is "Go Places With Your Dog"
and is dedicated to finding places that people and canines can enjoy together! Headquartered
in Placerville, California, DogFriendly.com can be found on the Internet at http://www.dogfriendly.com.
Before you visit an establishment or place, please
contact them and verify that they are still dog-friendly and available, as policies
and management change frequently. All places listed on DogFriendly.com require
your dog to be leashed and under your direct control unless specified otherwise
by an establishments (including parks and beaches) management. Please be aware
of local Breed-Specific
Laws that may be in place where you are visiting. The information
on this site is not a recommendation. DogFriendly.com, Inc. makes no warranties
or representations of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of the
site or the information, content, materials, or products included on this site.
If you find an establishment that no longer allows dogs, please let us know so
we can remove them from our list. For full Rules and Regulations for Use of This
Site, including the legal disclaimer and copyright notices,
click here before using the site.
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