Webster Groves is a community that values the beauty of music, theatre, the arts, and nature. Dogs are everywhere being walked on its tree-lined sidewalks. The city has two major veterinary clinics, including a 24-hour emergency service.
While you're here, don't miss Blackburn Park, located off of Edgar Road. This 38-acre park has several walking paths where a person and a leashed dog can get some exercise outside together. This park has a bird sanctuary, and many colorful native species of birds can be spotted here. The walking paths have "Mutt Mitt Dispensers" conveniently situated along the way. Picnic sites under huge old oak and sycamore trees are a relaxing place to spend a few afternoon hours with your four-legged friend.
Deer Creek Park is another city park that offers a person and a leashed dog some green spaces and walking paths to experience. The walking path by the creek is a popular one with dog walkers. The Great Rivers Greenway is a 1.5-mile trail which links Deer Creek Park with neighboring cities of Maplewood and Brentwood.
The city limits of Webster Groves has many places for a person and a pup to visit together. If you're hankering for a bite with your hound, head to Robust. This restaurant serves international cuisine, and welcomes a person and their furry companion to dine together at one of their outdoor tables. Big Sky Cafe is another pawesome alternative, serving up sandwiches, burgers, and hearty American food. A dog can sit with their person and eat at one of the outdoor patio tables. Indulge in a sweet dessert at Serendipity Homemade Ice Cream on Big Bend Blvd. This ice cream shop has four outdoor dog-friendly tables.
The neighborhood of Manchester Road and Circle Drive in Maplewood adjoins Webster Groves. It is a place that has some things for a doggone good time. The Dog Park at Kellogg Park is a fully fenced dog park that lets dogs run and socialize off-leash, giving them an opportunity to just be dogs. There is a separate area for smaller pups. The dog park’s ground is a mixture of wood chips and grass. There is water on-site, and a hose lets dogs get rinsed off before the ride home. There a many benches positioned under large shade trees for the human companions. This dog park is for members only, though; memberships must be purchased from the city.
The Central West End neighborhood of St. Louis City is nine miles north of Webster Groves. This neighborhood offers a few activities for a person and a pup to do. The SLU Dog Park and Sculpture Park is located on 1 N. Grand Avenue. This fully fenced grassy dog park lets dogs run and play amid some brightly colored modern sculptures. There is a water fountain for the dogs to use. The human companions have benches under trees where they can watch their dog. There is no separate area for small dogs. This dog park is free and open to the public.
Sunset Hills is three miles south of Webster Groves. This city has a fun place for dogs to play. Kitun Dog Park is located off of Eddie & Park Road. This dog park is a fully fenced, grassy enclosure for leash-free exercise and socialization. There is a separate space for the small dogs. There are water fountains for dogs and people. A bit of shade is provided the human companions as they sit and watch their pup at play. The dog park has a well-stocked supply of doggie waste bags. The dog park is open from 7:30 a.m. until dusk. You'll need to purchase an annual membership from the city before playing at this park.
Creve Coeur City Limits is nine miles north of Webster Groves. This city has a pawesome place for a person and a four-legged friend to visit. The Creve Coeur Dog Park at Conway Park offers a fully fenced, grassy enclosure for dogs to shed the leash and play with some furry pals. There is a separate fenced space for the small dogs. Two acres are dedicated to the large enclosure with a half an acre for the small one. The dog park has water, and kiddie pools in the summer make for some splashin' good fun. There are doggie waste bags stocked at the dog park for those necessary cleanups. Visitors must register and pay an annual fee to the city before using this dog park.