Pet-Friendly Places & Events in Capitol Riverfront

Give your furry friend the VIP treatment throughout the neighborhood. Take your pup to Friday Night Concerts in Yards Park, Nationals home games, or for doggy day care at Wag Time. Cats and other pets are welcome too, with treats and veterinarian care available at Unleashed and Banfield Pet Hospital in The Yards.
Walk in Yards Park & Canal Park – Take your pup to meet new friends in Yards Park and Canal Park. Let your dog run on-leash in the fenced-in dog park or take your dog for a walk along the boardwalk. Don’t forget to scoop up after your furry friend!  Yards Park, 355 Water Street, SE. Canal Park, 200 M Street, SE

Unleashed – Make new friends and pick up treats for all your pets with events like Puppy Play Date (for puppies 2-6 months old) and Feline Fridays at Unleashed by Petco.  300 Tingey Street, SE
Pups in the Park at Nationals Park – Your pup can cheer on the home team at Nationals Park for Pups in the Park. The Washington Nationals welcome fans and their furry friends to watch the action for about 6 games throughout the home season. Benefitting the Washington Humane Society, Pups in the Park is a great place to meet new furry friends.  Nationals Park, 1500 South Capitol Street, SE

Banfield Pet Hospital – Sometimes your pet needs a little extra love. Make going to the vet a short trip by taking them to Banfield Pet Hospital in the Yards.  1212 4th Street, SE

Weiner 500 – Benefitting the Washington Humane Society, this fall event in Yards Park features the Wiener 500 Daschund race and trophies for best dressed and best pet trick.  Yards Park, 355 Water Street, SE
WagTime Too – Treat your pup to doggie day care or boarding at WagTime Too. Great for dogs who love to make new friends and play, WagTime Too has trained staff on site during the day and overnight. Doggie day care is available for as short as an hour, as well as longer stays. WagTime Too also provides cat sitting services.  900 M Street, SE

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