Allandale is a rural community located in northern Maryland. This town is near some outdoor recreational facilities that allow dogs. If you're in need of professional healthcare services for your pup, you'll find an animal hospital in Taneytown, just seven miles northwest of here.
When you're looking for a nice hiking trail, head to Dutterer Family Park and Fields, located in Westminster about 7.2 miles to the southeast. The facility has athletic fields, a playground, and a paved pathway that winds around the rest of the park. Keep your dog on a leash and clean up after him when you visit.
There's another furrific pathway in Westminster, located about 13 miles from town. This two-mile trail stretches south from Uniontown Road to Long Valley Road. Dogs can accompany you on the pathway as long as they're on a leash and under control. Bring water and waste bags with you.
For some off-leash play time, take Spot about 14 miles southeast of Allandale to Bennett Cerf Dog Park in Westminster. To use the facility, you'll need to purchase an annual pass. Dogs need to be licensed and current on vaccinations. Make sure you pick up after your fur baby.
For dogs and their owners, Allandale offers country living with convenient access to area parks and trails.