From the moment you bring your pet home, they become a member of the family. It’s only natural that you’d want to bring your four-legged family member with you when you travel. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of pet-friendly places you’ll want to visit if you’re traveling to Bowling Green with your furry companions. After all, life is better when it’s shared with your pets.


Arlyn’s Good Beer

Arlyn’s Good Beer brews lagers, ciders, IPAs and much more right here in BG. This brewery boasts a huge beer garden where your dogs can relax by your side or play while you enjoy one of Arlyn’s craft beers. The beer garden has several fire pits and grilling stations for you to cook up some snacks for you and your furry friends.
520 Hankey Ave.

BG’s Frosty Fare

You and your pet will love the treats available at BG’s Frosty Fare. Frosty Fare has a walk-up window, drive thru, or carry out options available. They offer soft serve or yogurt puppy cups for your pet to enjoy.
990 W. Poe Rd.

Bowling Green City Park

BG’s City Park is the perfect spot for you and your pet to enjoy a quick walk or a spot to play. The City Park also has a playground and pavilion with grilling stations for your family to enjoy a meal together. During the summer months, BG Parks and Recreation also hosts an annual Pet Show for your four-legged family members to strut their stuff.
520 Conneaut Ave.

Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites

Holiday Inn in Bowling Green offers pet friendly rooms with a nonrefundable pet deposit of $50. Pets must weigh less than 50 lbs. They also request that if you have to leave your pet unattended during your stay that you bring a crate for your pet and provide and leave a contact number with the front desk staff while you are out.
2150 E. Wooster St.

Rick and Carl’s Tree Farm/The Pumpkin Peddler

This farm serves as a pick-your-own pumpkin patch during the fall and a pick-your-own tree farm in the winter. Rick and Carl’s has hay rides (tractor rides in the winter), a store, and much for perfect for the entire family!
20354 N. Dixie Hwy.

Simpson Garden Park

Simpson Garden Park is a 11 acre park filled with a variety of different gardens like a sensory garden, Japanese garden, herb garden, and more. You and your pet will love strolling through this beautiful area.
1291 Conneaut Ave.

The Stones Throw: Tavern & Grill

Located in Downtown Bowling Green, The Stones Throw offers Irish and English cuisine. You and your pet will love their large outdoor patio, perfect to enjoy a delicious pasty or house-made sangria.
176 E. Wooster St.

The Sundae Station

Get yourself a treat from Sundae Station’s large menu and a pup cup made with vanilla ice cream and topped with a biscuit for your pet. The Sundae Station is open year round and has a walk-up window and drive-thru options available.
1240 W. Wooster St.

Wintergarden Park/St. Johns Nature Preserve

Take your pet on a hike through acres of trails at Wintergarden Park. You and your pet will love exploring the forests, lavender field, and viewing the wildlife.
615 S. Wintergarden Rd.


Bowling Green even has events that you can bring your pets too! In September, you and your pet can enjoy 3 days of art and live music at Black Swamp Arts Festival, Ohio’s largest free live music festival. You and your pet will also enjoy BG’s Firefly Nights Festivals held on the third Friday in June and July. If you’re looking for treats to take home to your pet, stop by Inspired Mindz or The Sweet Stop for some handmade goodies.