Meet Kodak. He’s a St. Lucie local & he’s here to show you around some of the best pet-friendly places. Go explore attractions, accommodations, restaurants & more throughout Fort Pierce, Port St. Lucie & Hutchinson Island. Your furry friend will thank you. 

1. Heathcote Botanical Gardens

Bring your friendly pup with you to stroll amongst the beautiful garden rooms at Heathcote Botanical Gardens.

Owners are responsible for reviewing the establishment’s pet policy before visiting. 

2. Savannas Preserve State Park

Go for a hike and bring the dog along with you as you explore the last remnants of the Florida East Coast Savannas.

3. Walton Rocks Beach

Walton Rocks Beach is a dog’s paradise. This beach is well-loved by the local dogs and their owners; here, dogs can run free with out a leash.

4. Sailfish Brewery

Yes, dogs are welcome at this pet-friendly brewery in Downtown Fort Pierce! Come stay a while for Yappy Hour.

5. Second Street Bistro

Grab a bite to eat in Downtown and bring the pup along for some company. Pet Policy: Dogs are allowed on their leash on the back patio portion of the restaurant. Other dog friendly restaurants include: Cobb’s Landing, Archie’s Seabreeze, Tillmans Famous BBQ, West End Grill, The Tin Fish & Berry Fresh Cafe.

Dog Parks

There are two popular dog parks in St. Lucie. If your pup wants to make a few friends during their vacation, take them to Lyngate Dog Park in Port St. Lucie where they can play with other dogs their size. If your dog is the outdoorsy type, take them on a hike at the Savannas Recreation Area Dog Park in Fort Pierce and then let them run around off-leash at one of the two fenced areas.

Pet-Friendly Accommodations

Looking for a nice place to stay for you and your best friend? Take a look at our pet-friendly accommodations.

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