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DOGFRIENDLY.COM ANNOUNCES ITS
2009 LIST OF THE TOP 10
DOG-FRIENDLY CITIES TO VISIT IN THE UNITED STATES
attractions, parks, beaches, shopping and dining. Visit
one of these cities with
your dog for a top-notch vacation.
POLLOCK PINES, California -- May 18, 2009 --
announced its 2009 list of the
Top 10 dog-friendly destination cities in the
United States. DogFriendly.com compiles this list for people who want to take their
dogs with them on vacation. The rankings take into account the quality of
dog-friendly accommodations, transportation,
beaches, parks, attractions, stores, dining and things to
do with your dog.
1. San Francisco - Luxurious hotels. Plenty of
pet-friendly patio dining.
Many off-leash beaches and areas. Ride the
cable car, walk the Golden Gate.
2. Austin -
Dine in outdoor cafes. Visit the
Zilker Botanical Gardens. See the Congress Street Bats.
3. Boston - Tour Boston harbor by boat.
Walk the Freedom Trail and explore
many National Historical Sites. Your leashed dog is
welcome on the subway.
4. Northern Virginia - Enjoy a yappy hour or dine in
dog-friendly Alexandria. Take the Canine Cruise. Visit outdoor monuments
and nearby Washington.
5. Portland (OR)- Enjoy off-leash areas and the famous
Rose Gardens. Visit the Saturday
Outdoor Market. Have a
drink at the Lucky Lab.
6. Charleston (SC) - Take a ghost tour or
walking tour. See the grounds of the Magnolia and Boone
Hall Plantations. Visit the beach.
7. Chicago - Visit Navy Pier. Ride the Canine Cruise.
See Buckingham Fountain, take a walk in Oak Park. Many
dog-friendly patio restaurants.
8. San Diego - Visit
fabulous dog beaches. Shop at dog-friendly Otay
Ranch with its dog park. Dine outdoors
and hike many parks.
New York - Stay in a fine hotel. Take a
walking tour of lower Manhattan and the Brooklyn Bridge.
Shop at Time Warner Center. See the Balto Statue and Central Park.
Ann Arbor - Visit Nichols Arboretum, rent a
dog-friendly canoe. Visit nearby gardens and farms. Visit many local parks.
Honorable Mentions: Dallas,
For more details visit http://www.dogfriendly.com/top10.
DogFriendly.com, founded in 1998 to provide dog travel
offers a free website and publishes paperback books.