Dog-Friendly Places in the Denver Metro Area

Dog-Friendly Places in the Denver Metro Area | Distinctive Pet CareThe Farmhouse at Breckenridge Brewery

Located in our home town of Littleton, CO, The Farmhouse at Breckenridge Brewery is a place where both the beer and the food are handcrafted. Their outdoor Beer Garden is dog-friendly and has breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains.

Location: 2990 Brewery Lane, Littleton, CO 80120
Phone: (303) 803-1380

The Watering Bowl

The Watering Bowl is a dog-friendly tavern complete with its very own 7000 square foot dog park. The dog park boasts a fenced area for the dogs with a kiddie pool, picnic tables, couches, and lounge chairs. Inside, where the dogs are not allowed has a 30- foot TV, ping pong tables, two levels of seating, and more. They have excellent drink specials and tasty food. They even host parties, weddings, and corporate events. It is a fun atmosphere and a great place to bring man’s best friend.

Location: 5411 Leetsdale Drive, Denver, Colorado, CO 80246
Phone: (303) 591-9069

Buffalo Exchange

Buffalo Exchange is an upscale secondhand store with locations in Denver, Boulder, & Denver Annex. Why is a clothing store on the pet-friendly list you ask? That is because if you forgo a bag to take your purchased items home at checkout, you will receive a token that you can use to donate to animals shelters and various other organization that helps both people and pets in need!

Location: 51 Broadway Denver, CO 80209
Phone: (303) 866-0165

Stella’s Gourmet Coffee and Such

It is no secret that Stella’s loves dogs. It is the first thing they address is their FAQ’s. They have a dog-friendly patio and provide both water bowls and dog treats for our canine companion. Enjoy a yummy pastry and a decadent coffee after a walk in Wash Park. Stella’s is only a half mile from this the park!

Location: 1476 S. Pearl St. Denver, CO. 80210
Phone: (303) 777-1031

Washington Park

Our local area is packed full of parks and places to take a hike with your dog. But Wash Park is by far the favorite. The park is 155 acres with two beautiful lakes and many flowers. There are also several off-leash areas throughout the park so both you and Fido can be social.

Location: S. Downing St. & E. Louisiana Ave., Denver, CO 80210
Phone: (720) 913-1311

Local Events

Dog Dayz

Every year the Scott Carpenter Pool in Boulder is closed for humans and is open strictly for dogs! This event has been a staple in the area for decades and thousands of dogs have made new friends while cooling off in the water. There are a few rules to follow; humans are not allowed in the water and dogs who fight will be asked to leave. Picking up after your dog is a requirement and bags will be provided. Check the Boulder Parks and Rec website for a complete schedule, pricing, and additional rules.

Dog EXPO & Flying High Dog Competition

The Dog Expo is a once a year event that is all about the dogs! The expo is held at the Scott Carpenter Pool in Boulder and filled with dog-friendly businesses that will provide free samples, information, and prizes. Bring your dog and the whole family! Check the website for the current year dates and times, and they change from year to year.