Located about 3 ½ hours east of El Paso, TX, Hobbs is a historic town on the eastern border of New Mexico. This town is most well-known for its Industrial Air Park that was converted from an old WWII air-base, but pups and their parents can find a variety of pooch-friendly activities in town.
The Bensing/McKinney Park is next to Jefferson Elementary School, and offers a great place to walk Fido. Just a couple blocks east of Bensing Park, take your pooch for a stroll over to Humble Park. Kids will have a great time at the playground, and you and Fido can walk around the park and admire the flowers.
When going out to eat with the family, take your furry family member with you to Tia Juana’s Mexican Grille and Cantina. This casual restaurant offers fifteen pet-friendly outdoor tables where you can enjoy your meal and chat with family and friends. If you need a great place to spend the night with your pooch, check out Motel 6 where two pups can stay for an additional fee. If you are looking for a more upscale hotel, make a reservation at Best Western Executive Inn where your pooch is welcome in pup-friendly rooms.
Family-friendly customer service and great products for your pampered pup can be found at Bunk’s Feed Barn. his family-owned store and staff are ready to answer your questions and provide high-quality food for your pooch. Fido’s medical needs can also be met in Hobbs with four veterinarian clinics available for emergencies or routine medical care.
Spending time in Hobbs with family and Fido will be an adventure with a variety of pooch-friendly destinations!
The Del Norte Dog Park is situated in the northern part of town and offers Fido a perfect place to socialize with his puppy friends. The park is divided into two sections, one for large dogs and one side for smaller pups. There is agility equipment where your pooch can show off his skills, and water is also available in the park. With plenty of room for Fido to run around or roll in the grass, pup parents can relax on a bench and chat with friends. If you are looking for a pooch-friendly place to spend the night, TownePlace Suites by Marriott will allow pets for an extra fee.
When Fido is feeling a little frisky and needs some energetic exercise, head over to the Charlie Brown Park on East Dunnam Street. Your pooch will enjoy strolling around the park sniffing the trees and rolling in the grass. You can also walk along the trails through the park or stop by one of the picnic pavilions and enjoy a snack. If you are out with the kids, they will have a ton of fun on the playground. Just a couple blocks south of Charlie Brown Park, Fido will also enjoy Washington Park where he can run around the baseball fields and chase a ball or stop by the restrooms and refill your water bottles from the fountain.
Situated on the east side of Marland Blvd, the Burnell/Hobbs RV Park is pooch-friendly and offers a great place to spend a few days, few weeks or few months in Hobbs. The RV park allows long-term space rentals and pups can enjoy walking around the area as long as they stay on a leash. You will find many pooch-friendly residents who will love your well-behaved pup. Although there is no fenced in area where you can let Fido run around off-leash, you can walk to one of the nearby parks in the nearby neighborhood of Washington Park. Just remember to bring your doggie waste bags and clean up after your pup.
If you are planning to spend some time in the Jefferson Street area of Hobbs, Days Inn is a wonderful pet-friendly hotel where Fido can stay for a small extra fee. The hotel is conveniently located in the middle of town and just a couple blocks from City Park. The park features plenty of space to walk your pup and let him have a snifftastic time rolling in the grass and frolicking in plants and flowers. Kids can run around the playground, and the sports courts have lights during the night making it a great destination for an evening walk.
Take your four-legged family member for a walk at Heizer Park in this neighborhood of the same name. There are wide open spaces where your pooch can run around and chase a ball, or just walk some laps around the park and get some exercise. You can also invite friends and their pups for a BBQ and hang out at one of the picnic pavilions. The basketball and volleyball courts have lights which make this park a perfect place to give Fido his walk before bedtime. Be sure to bring a bowl to get water for your pup at the restrooms.