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Clearwater Area Dog Parks and Beaches

The Clearwater area is very pet (dog) friendly with many playgrounds in parks and a few beaches. So take your favorite pal out to get some play, exercise and fresh air. He/she will love you for it!

Sand Key dog park

Sand Key Park

1060 Gulf Blvd. Clearwater

Separate area for small and large dogs. Watering station for each area. Clean and uncrowded. Shady

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Enterprise Dog Park

2671 Enterprise Rd E, Clearwater

8 doggy water fountains throughout the park 3 water fountains 1 rinse station at the entrance to the park 33 parking spaces 5+ benches Doggy waste bag dispensers are located throughout the park.

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Doggie Days Dog Park

201 S Glenwood Ave., Clearwater

Located inside Crest Lake Park. 3 acre Dog Park with three double gated entrances. 4 fenced play areas for small, medium, large dogs or all dogs. Doggie drinking fountain Paw washers Waste facilities and supplies Benches for humans

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Northeast Park and Paw Place

4630 East Bay Dr. Clearwater

Off leash dog park features two separate fenced sections for small dogs and large dogs. Large shade trees. Large dog area has some agility equipment. Waste bags, trash receptacles and doggy drinking water provided

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Safety Harbor Dog Park

940 7th St S., Safety Harbor

Located inside of Safety Harbor Park. Off-leash park. Spacious area with separate sides for large and small dogs. Lots of trees with shade, water fountains for dogs and benches. Lots of parking

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Achieva Paw Park

1659 Virginia St., Dunedin

Open sunrise to sunset. Small and large dog areas. Fence height 6 feet in large dog area. Amenities include dog agility poles & tunnels, waste receptacles and cleaning stations. 1 shade structure and over 20 trees for additional shading. Picnic tables and benches Water fountain

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Chestnut Park Paw Playground

2200 East Lake Rd, Palm Harbor

Large fenced in areas for small and large dogs. Leash-free with cooling stations that include showers and doggie water fountains. Dogs must be on leash outside this area. Some benches for owners

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Mobbly Bayou Dog Park

423 Lafayette Blvd, Oldsmar

Off Leash fenced dog park. Separate areas for large and small dogs, shade and drinking water.

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Sheffield Dog Park

1923 Cutty Bay Ct, Oldsmar

This off-leash dog park is designed as a play space for small, timid and senior dogs. Unknown whether water or waste bags are provided so best to bring your own.

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Paw Playground

Tookes Rd & Lagoon Rd, Tarpon Springs

Located in Anderson Park Shady, off-leash park has separate fenced areas for small & large dogs. Also watering stations and benches for humans.

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Freedom Lake Dog Park

9990 46th St N, Pinellas Park

Off-leash fenced dog park with small and large dog sections. Has hydrants, watering holes and lots of shade trees. Wash off area for dogs.

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Fort De Soto Dog Park

3500 Pinellas Bayway S., Tierra Verde

This public place has a fenced dog park fully equipped with firehydrants, showers and water fountains for your dog. The play area is fenced into two sections for small and large dogs.

Dog Beaches

Looking for a place to enjoy a little sun and cool off with your best friend? Try one of these pet friendly shores.

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Fort De Soto Park Dog Beach

3500 Pinellas Bayway S., Tierra Verde

One of the few places where dogs can run free without a leash. Lots of fun for dogs and their humans! Follow the trail to Dog Beach near the far southwest corner of Paw Playground. Stop at the Dog Park shower on the way back to rinse the sand and salt water off!

Honeymoon Island Pet Beach

Honeymoon Island Pet Beach

Causeway Blvd, Dunedin

Located in Honeymoon State Park (fee required). Dogs have their own beach on the southern tip of the island where they can run the beach and frolic in the water. However, they are required to be on a 6 foot leash at all times. Dogs are also allowed on the nature trail and other non-beach areas.

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Dog Friendly Clearwater Beach

North of Somerset St, Clearwater Beach

Most beaches including the main Clearwater Beach do not allow dogs. But, there is a dog friendly area north of Somerset St., Clearwater Beach. There is almost no parking in this area, so you may have to drop off and park nearby. This stretch of the beach is all private residence, so let's be good guests on this beach with our dogs to ensure continued use.