Henrico is located near Richmond, Virginia, and was named after the "Citie of Henricus", which was one of the original English settlements in Virginia. Henrico's close proximity to Richmond makes it the pawfect place to be a dog owner. The city also has a subtropical climate, which means you and Fido can enjoy outdoor activities no matter the season!
Throughout Henrico, you'll find four veterinary hospitals and services that will help keep your hound happy and healthy. If you're just passing through the area, you won't find any pet-friendly lodging options in Henrico (apart from AirBnB rentals), but Richmond is home to multiple hotels and other lodging options that welcome canine guests.
Henrico is also a furrific place to chow down with your hungry hound! It's home to several dog-friendly restaurants that cater to canine guests at the outdoor seating areas. Johnny Rockets has a unique '50s diner setting and classic American fare. For hearty "bark-b-que", head to Mission BBQ. Saladworks is a puptastic option for health-conscious pups and parents, and Sweet Frog Frozen Yogurt is a great place to end the day with a sweet treat.
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden in Henrico also allows leashed dogs to explore the grounds during special events. Check their website for more info.
Henrico, VA is the pawfect place for hounds and humans to visit or live!