There are over 600 thousand canine kids in Chicago, Illinois so you know that they are a dog furiendly city. It's no wonder why this is such a pup town, with tons of dog-friendly places, such as beaches, such as the Montrose Dog Beach on West Lawrence and the Belmont Harbor Beach on West Belmont. Or you can take your canine on a cruise with Mercury Canine Cruise or Seadog Cruises.
If you want to visit a dog park with your furry friend, there are several of them as well. Grant Park Dog Park on South Columbus is a one-acre fenced park where your dog can run off-leash, or you can go to Wiggly Field inside Noethling Park on North Sheffield.
In addition to the parks, beaches, and boat rides, you and your pup can go shopping at one of the many Chicago businesses that allow pets such as Lush Cosmetics, Bloomingdales, and Nordstrom, or hit up one of the restaurants or bars like Big Star Tacos, Parson’s Chicken and Fish, and the Ten Cat Tavern. You and your canine kid will never run out of places to visit in Chicago, and they also have some of the most pawsome pet names in the country! Here are the top 10 dog names you will hear in this bustling town!