AUSTIN IS DOG FRIENDLY
Austin loves its dogs! It is known for being one of the most dog-friendly towns in Texas. There are so many things to do in Austin with your "best friend." (Your dog is a lucky dog--Austin is a great place for both you and your dog!) Here are some we know about. We will add more when we find them! I am a dog friendly realtor!
(We have done our best to be accurate. Please check in advance for confirmation, especially at restaurants! If you find a mistake or would like to add a location, please email us.)
Austin Carriage Service - various downtown locations
Austin Guided Walking Tours - 11th and Congress Avenue
Congress Avenue Bridge Bats - 305 South Congress Avenue
Zilker Botanical Gardens - 2220 Barton Springs Drive
Zilker Park Boat Rentals - 2201 Barton Springs Road
Auditorium Shores Off-Leash Area - 920 W. Riverside Drive
Bull Creek District Off-Leash Area - 6701 Lakewood Drive
Emma Long Metro Park Off-Leash Area - 1600 City Park Rd.
Far West Off-Leash Area - Far West at Great Northern Blvd
Northeast District Park Off-Leash Area - 5909 Crystalbrook Drive
Norwood Estate Off-Leash Area - I-35 and Riverside Drive
Onion Creek District Park Off-Leash Area - 6900 Onion Creek Drive
Red Bud Isle Off-Leash Area - 3401 Red Bud Trail Unit Circle
Shoal Creek Greenbelt Off-Leash Area - 2600-2799 Lamar Blvd.
Walnut Creek District Off-Leash Area -12138 North Lamar Blvd.
West Austin Park Off-Leash Area - 1317 W 10th Street
Zilker Off-Leash Area - 2100 Barton Springs Rd.
Barton Creek Greenbelt Preserve - 3755 B Capital of Texas Hwy
Town Lake - 2100 Barton Springs Road
Zilker Metropolitan Park - 2100 Barton Springs Road
Bastrop State Park - 3005 H 21
RESTAURANTS and PUBS
Most of the restaurants and pubs included here have outdoor tables and limit the dogs to those areas.
Artz Rib House - 2330 South Lamar Blvd.
Austin Java Company - 1206 Parkway
BB Rover's Cafe and Pub - 12636 Research Blvd.
Baja Fresh - 5300 S Mopac, Suite 503
Boomerang's - 3110 Guadalupe
Bouldin Creek Coffee House - 1501 S 1st Street
Carmelo's Italian Restaurant - 504 East 5th St.
Carrabba's Italian Grill - 6406 North IH-35
Carrabba's Italian Grill - 11590 Research Blvd.
Casa Garcia's Mexican Restaurant - 1000 S Lamar Blvd
Cipollina - 1213 West Lynn St.
Crown and Anchor Pub - 2911 San Jacinto Blvd
Dog & Duck Pub - 406 West 17th Street
Freddie's Place - 1703 South 1st Street
Ginger Man Pub - 304 W. Fourth Street
Irie Bean Coffee Bar
Jo's Coffee - 1300 S. Congress Avenue
Mangia Chicago Stuffed Pizza - 2401 Lake Austin Blvd.
Mangia Chicago Stuffed Pizza - 3500 Guadalupe
Maria's Taco Xpress
Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill - 303 Red River Street
North by North West Restaurant and Brewery - 10010 N. Capitol of Texas Hwy.
Opal Divines -7 00 West 6th Street
Opal Divines - 3601 S Congress Avenue, Suite K
Opal Divines - 12709 Mopac and Parmer Lane
P Terry's Burger Stand - 404 S Lamar Blvd (They even have doggie treats!)
Red River Cafe - 2912 Medical Arts
Shady Grove - 1624 Barton Springs Rd
Scholz Beer Garden - 1607 San Jacinto Blvd.
Spider House - 2908 Fruth St.
Texas Land and Cattle Steakhouse - 6007 North IH 35
Whole Foods Market - 9607 Research Blvd. #300
REI - 900 N. Capital of Texas Hwy 512.343.5550RESCUE ORGANIZATIONS
Home Depot - various locations
Petsmart - various locations
Petco - Various locations
Lowes -- most locations
Austin Dog Rescue
Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin
Gold Ribbon Rescue
Lil Paws Maltese Rescue
SPECIAL DOG LINKS
City search dog-friendly guide
Complete Guide to Dog-Friendly in Austin
Dog Event Blog
Etiquette for the Traveling Dog
Have a question about a home or want to talk about selling yours? Or, if you have any other questions or comments, then feel free to e-mail or call using any of the information below. You will get a response as quickly as possible.
Jacqueline Wittmuss, Broker
5611 Hwy 290 West
Austin, TX 78735
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