Family & Pets

Best Places To Take Your Dog In Charlotte

February 9, 2012 1:49 PM

View Comments
If dogs are man’s best friend, why should you leave them behind when you go out and about? Here in Charlotte you don’t always have to. There are a number of businesses in the community that are not only dog-friendly but are dog-oriented. – Steve Hartsoe

Dog Bar NoDa

3307 North Davidson Street
Charlotte, N.C. 28205

For the dog lover who’s also a beer aficionado and sports fan, there’s the Dog Bar in the artsy North Davidson section of Charlotte. You’ll find wine, beer, and liquor for you and, of course, water for your dog. If you’re hungry, eat before you go, because no food is served. All dogs must be well-behaved and have current rabies tags, and if more than a year old, dogs must also be spayed or neutered. Humans need to be 18 or older. Check for special events or go online to book your special dog’s birthday party! Hours: 6 to 11 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 6 p.m. to 2 a.m., Friday and Saturday; noon to 11 p.m., Sunday.

Canine Café

1447 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, N.C. 28203

Part café, part bakery, part doggy boutique, the Canine Café in Charlotte is the place to be for well-cared for dogs. In addition to the many doggy cookies, cakes, candy and of course, gourmet dog treats lining the racks at the bakery, you’ll find unique gifts for both dogs and their people. Order a special occasion cake for that special dog and a party hat to go with it! All dog biscuit products are sugar, salt, chemical and preservative free and are made with only the best ingredients. Special events can be catered and shipping is available. Hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday; 1 to 5 p.m., Sunday.

Dogs All Day

4240 South Boulevard
Charlotte, N.C. 28209

Why leave your dog at home alone when he can spend the day at a luxurious 10,000-square-foot, climate-controlled facility with plenty of room to romp and play? Offering day care, boarding, grooming and even training, Dogs All Day promises the quality care and attention you want for Fluffy or Fido. Pricing varies by package and hours. Retail hours: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday; 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday. Other hours are available for daycare and boarding.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 15,213 other followers