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Sand Beneath the Paws - It's time to take your Dog To The Beach using's Free United States and Canada Coastal Beach Guide

Free Online Listings and Descriptions of 200 Dog-Friendly Beaches along with tips for making the visit enjoyable for the dog, family, and other people alike

POLLOCK PINES, California -- April 29, 2003 -- (, one of the most popular Internet providers of dog  travel information,  announces its new free online dog-friendly beach guide and dog beach etiquette suggestions. The beach guide lists coastal  beaches by state and includes descriptions of each beach including dog policies and regulations. From Maine to Florida in the East, from Alabama to Texas along the Gulf of Mexico and from California to British Columbia in the West, this guide looks at beaches that allow pups to accompany their families. There are two-hundred beaches currently listed in the beach guide. While there are over a thousand beaches along the oceans, gulfs, and bays, only a fraction of them allow dogs. also explores the reasons why dogs are not allowed at many beaches and provides tips for dog owners while at the beach. hopes that by following these tips and suggestions dog owners will eventually have access to more beaches for their enjoyment as well as the enjoyment of others.

"Beaches are always one of the most popular destinations of people with dogs. wants to promote the safe and enjoyable use of beaches by dogs and their families", says Tara Kain, founder and president of "By researching policies and creating a list of beaches that allow pets to visit, is making it easier for people with dogs to find a beach in their area. In addition, we realize that dog owners have a responsibility to be aware that their dog needs to co-exist with many other beach users. Our dog beach etiquette suggestions should help dogs to do this."

Among's suggestions for dog people while at the beach are to always obey the leash laws and hours specified for dog use, clean up after your dog and do not let your dog visit with other beach-goers or dogs unless clearly welcomed first. If the area is an officially sanctioned off-leash area, do not let your dog off-leash unless your dog is well-behaved around people and other dogs and will listen to your verbal commands.'s dog beach directory and beach etiquette  information is available by going to, online since 1998,  offers a large collection of free dog travel information online and a collection of printed dog-friendly travel guides and e-books for traveling dogs everywhere throughout the United States and Canada.

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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 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., 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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