The census-designated place of Meraux, Louisiana is situated along the Mississippi River in St. Bernard's Parish. It's part of the New Orleans Metropolitan Area, and features many beautiful and affordable homes and calm riverside views. While you're here, be sure to check out Mereaux Foundation Living History Commemorative Park. This park hosts annual re-enactments of the Battle of New Orleans, and is expected to draw many tourists to the area. Fido is welcome to join you here, as long as he remains on-leash. If your pup is startled by loud noises, you might not want to visit during the re-enactment.
New Orleans, which is pawsitively packed with dog-friendly fun, is only about twelve miles away. This is where you will find Sankofa Nature Trail and Wetland Park. Walk your dog on the trails here and marvel at the many local species of flora and fauna you'll see, as well as the diverse landscapes. Just keep your dog on a leash and be aware of your surroundings -- alligators have been sighted here! This is an exciting environment for the whole family to come and explore!