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5 Adorable Doggy Date Ideas For You & Your Pup In Ottawa This Fall

Because your little furball is totally woof it!
Dog Friendly Places In Ottawa For The Perfect Doggy Date Night

Treating your playful pup to a relaxing date night is easier than ever before in Ottawa. From doggy hotel beds to off-leash parks and every dog-friendly cafe, spa, and brewery in between, there's no shortage of date night ideas for you and your canine companion to enjoy! So if you're looking for dog-friendly places in Ottawa to treat your pup, then check out the list of doggy date ideas below. 

Sleepover At A Hotel

Price: Prices vary

Address: 11 Colonel By Dr.

Why You Need To Go: Spending the night in a hotel is an excellent way to relax and recharge, but finding a hotel that accepts dogs can be tough. Well, not only does the Westin in Ottawa welcome your furry friend, but they provide cozy dog beds, water and food dishes, and tasty treats as well.

Take A Cruise

Price: $25

Address: 2 Rideau St.

Why You Need To Go: Rideau Canal Cruises allow small dogs on board, as long as they stay in your lap. So, a beautiful boat ride AND doggo cuddles? Sounds like the perfect doggy date night to us, with plenty of IG potential!

Grab A Pint @ Stray Dog Brew Co.

Price: Prices vary

Address: 501 Lacolle Way Unit 4, Orléans

Why You Need To Go: Everyone knows that dogs are our real BFFs and nothing's better than grabbing that post-work bevy with your pals. At Stray Dog, your pets are welcomed, just make sure they stay well behaved on a leash and, of course, you will need to clean up after them. There are plenty of other dog-friendly breweries in Ottawa to check out as well!

Spa Day @ Purrdy Paws

Price: Prices vary

Address: 732 Bank St.

Why You Need To Go: For a real day of puppy pampering, why not head out to a local dog spa? You can get their nails and hair done and treat them to some tasty spa cookies at Purrdy Paws Pet Spa. Of course, there are various doggy spas in Ottawa to try as well.

Off-Leash Exploring

Price: Free

Address: Various Ottawa locations

Why You Need To Go: Nothing beats the classic walk-in-the-park date — it's basically the dinner and a movie of doggo dates. Well, you'll be spoiled for choice, as Ottawa is home to numerous off-leash dog parks for you and your pup to explore and play. Always check the posted rules and regulations of any park you decide to visit.

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