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The Pet Lover's Guide to San Diego

Living your best San Diego life with your pet by your side just got easier


Photography by Becca Batista

America’s Finest City? For our pets, that definitely rings true.

Restaurants make treats for them, they have their own beaches and parks, and don’t even get us started on the perks they get at local hotels. We’re rounding up everything you want, need to know, and got to have to live your best San Diego life with your pet by your side.

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San Diego Pets 2018:

Water or Park? The Ultimate Dog Day Itinerary

Here are two itinerary ideas that maximize the outdoor fun and those long summer days, no matter Fido’s preference

6 Summer Dangers to Avoid for Your Pets

Dr. Mitch Ferenstein tells us how to tackle the most common hazards

Animal House: Meet 3 Pet-Loving San Diego Families

Dogs are just the start. These San Diegans take us into their homes, backyards, and chicken coops to show off their menageries.

3 Smart Pet Tech Solutions

Want your dog tracked? Your cat’s activity monitored? There’s an app—or website or device—for that.

8 Pet-Friendly Staycations in San Diego

Here is a list of places where your pet will get the royal treatment—doggy bag included.*

Where to Board Your Pet in San Diego

When you can’t take your BFF on your trip, here are some locally loved spots that will treat your animals like their own

5 Places to Get Your Furry Fix

These organizations will get you up close and personal with dogs, horses, potbellied pigs, and more

What’s the Deal with CBD for Pets?

With the legalization of marijuana, some pets are riding the green wave, too

5 Instagram-Famous Pets in San Diego

Living in San Diego, we’re in the presence of major celebrities—celebrity pets, that is. Check out these local animals with big-time followings.
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