Lake Mary is a pet-friendly city in Seminole County, Florida, just 20 miles north of Orlando. You and your dog will have a great time here, as there is so much to see and do. When you arrive, check out the local pet store, Louise’s Pet Connection to stock up on food, toys, doggie clothes and rainwear, or special treats for your four-legged pal.
A great outing to start with in Lake Mary is at the Trailhead Park in the center of town. There are park benches, restrooms and
picnic areas here to enjoy. You will also find three miles of trails to walk
with your leashed dog, known as the Rhinehart Trail, which is part of the
greater Cross Seminole Trail system. This 23-mile well-maintained multi-use trail
also meets with the Seminole Wekiva Trail at Interstate 4, so if it is
hiking you love, you are not short on options in Lake Mary!
Lake Mary has over 40 pet-friendly places to eat, showing just how mich residents love their pups! In the northern part of town,
you have Shula’s 346 Grill, Liam Fitzpatrick’s Irish Restaurant and Pub, Istanbul
Turkish Cuisine, TerraMia Brick Oven Pizza and Trattoria, Applebee’s and many
more that allow pets at one of the outside tables. Also welcoming dogs outside
is Tijuana Flats, TooJay’s Gourmet Deli, Jeramiah’s Italian Ice, Mikado
Japanese Resturaunt, JAX 5th Ave Deli and Ale House and more in the
central part of town.
With a vet clinic and two animal hospitals in town, you can be assured your dog is safe and well. You will both love your time here in Lake Mary!