Stores, commerce, and society in general is getting back to normalas restrictions ease amongst both Canada and on The Island as well. For many pet loving islanders, their furry friend may feel pent up or stir-crazy given they haven’t been able to go to their favorite parks or stores!
So, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best pet friendly parks and locations for you and your pet can get out and stretch your legs.
Located on Macewen Rd, Rotary Friendship Park allows for pet owners and their animals to explore a beautiful 64-acre plot of land; with local Island wildlife walking among them. Tree lined gravel and clay paths are safely routed so walkers can enjoy the park without threat from wildlife.
Named after Summersides own Olympic gold-medalist Heather Moyse, the Heritage Park is a dog-walker and picnickers paradise! It’s main entrance, located on Ottawa Street and adorned with a golden plaque bearing its name is just the start of this beautiful park. The park also allows for cyclists and mountain bikers, and aims to become of the largest community green spaces in the city.
Similar to its Charlottetown location, Red Shores in Summerside allows visitors to gamble, play card games like poker and blackjack; and allow them to gamble on horse races; both in real time and simulcast. The Summerside location additionally has a walking path, which is pet friendly and encourages visitors to bring their furry friends!
With gorgeous deep blue shores and gentle, lapping waves; Belmont Provincial Park is the perfect picnic destination for Summerside residents. Nestled in Miscouche, PE; the small provincial park also allows pets in addition to its beautiful views and landscapes.
Do some shopping at the Kool Breeze Farms! Featuring locally farmed Summerside produce and locally crafted products, this pet friendly location also features a large garden center and an ice cream parlour for those with a sweet tooth.
Featuring beautiful hiking trails, this ecological park designed to keep the local fauna safe; is pet friendly and length. The numerous hiking trails allow for hours of peaceful exploration, hidden in the leaves of the tall trees surrounding the footpaths. A gorgeous place in
Summerside that you and your pet will love to see!
Last on our list is a small-scale bookshop which welcomes guests of any species! Browse from collections of local P.E.I. authors, as well as best-sellers in just about any genre you can think of. The County Fair Mall additionally allows for pets inside of their stores.