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Dog Parks

Let Fido run, play and romp with other dogs at one of these spacious dog parks.  Fenced in area for both large and small dogs.  Water stations, tunnels, benches, trees and plenty of space for play!

Bellville Dog Park Finnigan’s Run, 641 State Rt. 97 West, Bellville, OH 44813

Maize Memorial Dog Park, 3201-3311 Milligan Rd., Ontario, OH 44906

Shelby Dog Park at Rabold Park, N. Long St., Shelby, OH 44875

Dog Friendly Restaurants

Sometimes it’s fun to take your furry friends on a dining excursion!  If you’re traveling with your canine best friend, seek out these dog-friendly spots around Richland County.

1285 Winery at the Blueberry Patch. Ohio’s premiere blueberry farm offers a lovely outdoor patio overlooking blueberry fields. Sip a glass of blueberry wine and indulge in a hand-crafted wood fired pizza.

Black Dog Tavern.  Enjoy the giant patio with your canine companion overlooking Deer Ridge Golf Course with its breathtaking view. Sample an appetizer, specialty salad or sandwich wrap.

Buckeye Express Diner. A fido-friendly outside dining area sits alongside the train car.  Try their homemade burgers and fresh fries.

Fox Winery. Fetch your fur-friend and enjoy a glass of their house-made wines on the outdoor patio.

Oak Park Tavern.  You’re welcome to bring your pup on the lower patio while you taste perfectly grilled steaks and their famous fried perch.

Hudson & Essex.  Pups are invited on the two-level outdoor patios overlooking downtown Mansfield while enjoying a glass of wine and dinner.

The Phoenix Brewing Company.  Have your best friend join you while relaxing with a pint of Redemption West Coat IPA on the shaded patio.