Around 24 miles away from one of the largest cities in Ohio -- Cleveland -- you can find the medium-sized city of Macedonia. On the southern side, Macedonia is 19 miles away from Akron, which is the fifth most populated city in Ohio. The geographical position of the city is very convenient for the citizens of Macedonia, who love living in a small town in close proximity to larger metropolitan areas. A few famous people have called this city home at some point, including the lead singer of Foster the People, Mark Foster, and the female boxer Vonda Ward.
Need a pet-friendly place to stay in Macedonia? La Quinta Inn & Suites Cleveland Macedonia, Motel 6 Macedonia, and Knights Inn Macedonia all welcome canine guests. There are a lot of other lodging options in the bigger cities nearby.
Among the pet stores, pet groomers, and pet trainers in Macedonia, there is also a well-equipped veterinary hospital that will tend to your pup in case of accident or emergency. There aren't any dog-friendly restaurants here, but you can find plenty in Cincinnati.
While you're in town, you'd be barking mad to miss Cuyahoga Valley National Park! This large park is just 5 miles away from Macedonia and welcomes leashed dogs to explore with their owners.
Whether you're a resident of Macedonia or just visiting, you absolutely have to bring your dog to Bow Wow Beach Park! This dog-friendly park can be found around 13 miles away from Macedonia, in north Stow. The park is pretty large at 7.5 acres and includes a 5-acre lake! The park is gated to keep pups safe, and there is a hose near the exit so you can wash the sand from Fido's fur. There are also benches where human visitors can rest up, as well as plenty of waste stations throughout the park. And the best thing about the park is that it’s completely free!
Twenty-two miles away from Macedonia is another place that's pawfect for spending some quality time with your pooch and getting some exercise. Carolyn Ludwig Mugrage Park features separate areas for small and large pups enclosed with five-foot fences. This 7-acre doggie park also has a seasonal pond where your pooch can cool off. The park offers many fun amenities that you and your pup will love, including wooded areas and wide open spaces suitable for playing some fetch! If you decide to give this place a shot, bring some waste baggies and water. (Neither are provided here.) Get ready for a furrific day at the park with your best furry friend!
Another great option is Tremont Park, located in Tremont, Cleveland. This off-leash, fenced park is located approximately 21 miles away from Macedonia and features gravel cover so you don't have to worry about muddy paws! There are plenty of shade trees in the park which are much appreciated on summer days. Water fountains designed for humans and canines are available, in addition to waste stations and benches that are the perfect place to relax and look over your pup. The entrance to the park is double-gated to keep pups safe inside the fenced areas. There is plenty of parking near the park as well.