Scottsville is a great place to own a dog if you want to live out in the country, but still be about an hour or so away from some super pawtastic amenities! There are about six veterinarian clinics nearby, all a 30-minute drive away from this quiet rural area.
This little town is about an hour away from Columbia, SC, a metropolitan area with lots of doggo-approved activities and the perfect place for some city fun and excitement! In Columbia, you’ll find lots of dog-friendly restaurants, shops, and parks. A great one to check out is the Flying Saucer Draught Emporium restaurant. They offer a wide and delicious selection of food, but the best part is being able to sit and eat with your furry best friend in their outside porch area!
Not to mention, there are a couple of other doggo-oriented attractions within a 40-minute drive from Scottsville! You’ll find Phil’s Bicycle World over in Florence, SC, the perfect place to bring your dog along for a shopping adventure. Take your doggo inside and get him to help you pick out some new wheels for your next hiking adventure!
If you live in Scottsville, you and Fido will never run out of things to do nearby!
Looking for a new place to take your dog to for a game of Frisbee, ball, or just want a new place for him to dig? If so, the Sumter County Dog Park is the place for you! At this nearby, off-leash dog park only 20 minutes away, your doggo can run to their heart’s content. Worried about safety? Rest assured that this pawesome park has separate areas for big dogs and small dogs so Fido can socialize safely! The park also features lots of trees, water fountains, and plenty of sandy patches for your dog to roll around and dig as much as they want!
Have you and your dog been slacking on your weekly cardio because there just aren’t enough good hiking places nearby? If so, you should both head on over to the Florence Rail Trail, about 40 minutes away! This trail is a great place to bring your doggo for his weekly run and also offers mountain biking, inline skating, and is wheelchair accessible. If your dog doesn’t handle pavement well, there are also unpaved trails at this spot. This trail also has lots of trees and grass for your dog to sniff and roll around in. Grab your best buddy and good walking shoes for a tail-waggin’ workout!
If you’re looking for a cool new dog park to try out, this is the spot for you and your furry best friend! You’ll both have a pawtastic time at David H. McLeod Dog Park over in Florence. The best part? It’s only 40 minutes away! This awesome doggo park features lots of space for your furry buddy to run around, an awesome pond that has fish in it, and tons of benches to rest on from when you’re tired of chasing after him. This is the perfect spot for the whole family to spend the afternoon digging holes, having a picnic, and playing lots of Frisbee.
Looking for a new doggie park to explore with your furry best friend? Well, you should go to one of the best local ones around! Columbia Dog Park is about an hour away from Scottsville and is not only a great place for you and your dog, but it close to a ton of doggone good activities! Not to mention, it’s open 24 hours a day! This awesome park has many amenities, including a pool, secure fencing, and even a pond for your dog to go swimming in. This is the absolutely pawfect spot to make memories with your four-legged best friend. Don't forget to bring a towel!
Boy, have we got the most pawtastic place for you to bring your furry best friend! Can you say dog-themed bakery? That’s right, there's a special shop and bakery specifically for man’s best friend in this neighborhood! How much is your dog going to love you for this?! Pupcakes Pet Boutique and Bakery is one of the most pawtastic attractions in the area and is only about an hour away from Scottsville! You can buy your dog all the treats and biscuits they want, a new leash and collar, and pick up some dog food while you’re at it, too! Your best buddy will never feel left out on shopping sprees again.