Beavercreek is the second largest suburban city on the east side of Dayton, Ohio. The city has been settled in since the 1800s, but was only incorporated since 1980. For dog walkers, the town has become number one for many of them thanks to the abundance of dog parks, trails, and four animal hospitals.
The best place to bring Fido is the 136-acre Creekside Reserve, which has large open areas, dense forests, and a creek that cuts through the reserve. Inside the park is 3.7 miles of trails, recreational areas for picnicking with overlooks, picnic tables, and shelters. The area has multiple fishing piers and places to play in the water, with additional amenities like trash bins, benches, and clean-up stations in the parking area.
Rotary Park is a large developed park, with paved walking paths, soccer fields, and access to twelve fenced-in baseball fields. There are 18 acres of open space to run around in, with picnic tables, water fountains, and benches available. The park connects to another park known as Owen's Place, with has swingsets, sandpits, and a playground for kids, within a fenced-in area. Dogs can run around and play freely, although outside of the fenced-in area dogs have to remain on a leash.
Beavercreek brings plenty of perks to the area, from offering an expansive shopping district to having multiple rural and developed parks that are open to humans and pups.