Off-Leash / Dog-Friendly

Parks, outdoor spaces, hotels, restaurants, cafes, events, and other places that welcome dogs – sometimes even off-leash!

Lake Hollywood Dog Run

July 2, 2011

Aroo!  Dis Banjo heer.  Today I tellz yoo about a sekret dog run in da hillz below da famous Hollywood sign: Is akshully a puk for hoomins, but iz sekretly a dog run… Shhhushes! Iz a sekret! Me and mah hoomins iz staying wiv frendz on Beachwood Kanyon.  We ‘xploring da hillz in da car […]

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Off-Leash at Ocean Beach

June 12, 2011

Aroo! Dis Banjo heer.  Today I tellz yoo about da Ocean Beach, a off-leash beech in San Diego. Iz a big speshul plays becos dere is a big wateh not for drinking.  Iz for splashing and playing! Da seaweeds iz stinky and iz gimme a big salty mouf. Iz taste good! Dis big wateh is […]

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Off-Leash at Del Mar Beach

May 23, 2011
Dogs off-leash Del Mar California

Arooooooooooooooo! Dis Banjo heer.  I has a big happy becos I iz a California Dog – dis time, for reel! Mah momma was a Lab-adore dog, but I not doing nuffin like Lab-adore doggies.  Hoomins say I not knoes hao to retreeve, I not steeling peepol fuuds, and I iz HAYT wateh. In Noo Yok, […]

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Eleven Tips for a Dog on a Road Trip

May 11, 2011
Image © Kurgo

When you’ve spent two weeks driving  4,153 miles / 6,684 kms with a dog, you learn a practical thing or two along the way! Here are Banjo and my top tips for going on a road trip with a [large] dog: 1. Safety first! Invest in a seat-belt or other restraining device.  This is as […]

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Day 11: I a California dog!

May 11, 2011

Aroo! Dis Banjo heer. I arriving safely in California. Da last day on da road is very boring for eveybody. Hoomins desiding iz bettah we driving eight hours from Williams, AZ to Escondido, CA. We stopping to do tinkles but we see nuffin else. So insted, I drawing yoo a nice pikchuh of me wen […]

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Day 10: Noo Mexico to Arizona

May 10, 2011

Aroo! Dis Banjo heer. Today I telling yoo about mah trip from Gallup, Noo Meksiko to Arizona weh we seeing da Painted Desert, da Petrified Forest and da Grand Canyon. Oll froo da road trip, we staying in dog-frenly hotel chainz, but in Gallup we staying in a rooootiful plays called El Rancho Hotel. Dis […]

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Day 9: Noo Mexico

May 4, 2011

Arooooooooooooo! Dis Banjo heer and I has a big excited becos today I tell yoo about da BEST DOG RUN EVAH! Afteh we leaving Socorro, we driving to Santa Fe.  Hoomins telling me dere is a vey speshul plays for me in Santa Fe. Iz da Santa Fe Animal Shelter Dog Park and dey saying […]

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Day 8: Texas to Noo Mexico

May 3, 2011

Aroo! Dis Banjo heer. Today I tellz yoo about mah jurney up Noo Meksiko. Furs, wen I waking up and going owside to do morning tinkles, Lauren is not let me go in da long grasses.  I not unnerstan but she finking stinktively dat dere is rattol snakes in dere.  Den she meeting a Native […]

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Day 7: Texas is a Big State

May 1, 2011

Aroo! Dis Banjo heer.  Today I tells yoo about mah jurney to Van Horn, Texas. Ufter we saying goobyes to da Lipman fambly, we driving froo a big plays called Hill Country.  I heer mah hoomins tokking about someone called Barbie Kyoo, but iz Sunday and eeting places iz closed. So we not smelling her. […]

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Days 5-6: Weekend in Austin

April 30, 2011

Aroo! Dis Banjo heer. Today I tell yoo about mah weekend in Austin, Texas. We staying wun-too-free nites wiv hoomin frends, da Lipmans. Furs, I tell yoo hoomins very happy becoz last time they seeing Mister and Missus Lipman, I iz a puppy. And now Lipmans haz two littol hoomins, chew! So iz a long […]

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