It’s that time of year and you’re planning to head off on your much-needed and hard-earned ranch vacation. But best friends come in all shapes and sizes, and when yours is four-legged, it may seem that there aren’t many pet-friendly vacations out there. But have no fear! Although dog-friendly vacations can be hard to find, there are many ranches that welcome pets with open paws.
Here are 11 pet-friendly ranch vacations where man’s best friend can also have a doggone good time!
Western Pleasure Guest Ranch
Western Pleasure Guest Ranch, Idaho
Pet-friendly in the cabins, your four-legged friend will enjoy some comfort on their Western Pleasure ranch vacation, too!
High Lonesome Ranch, Colorado
High Lonesome Ranch’s own dogs love to have guests, and hunting dogs are always welcome and provided for.
The Lodge at Blue Sky, Utah
Dogs are readily welcomed and provided for at Blue Sky; canine guests can have a dog welcome amenity, treats, a doggie bowl and bed, plus a bag with a leash and pick-up baggies!
The Resort at Paws Up, Montana
The aptly named, totally pet-friendly Paws Up welcomes you to bring your dog with you on your luxury dude ranch vacation. This Montana dude ranch even holds canine-themed events and dog-training clinics throughout the year.
Bar W Guest Ranch, Montana
The majority of the rooms at Bar W are pet-friendly, so check in with the ranch to see which is best for you and your doggy friend.
Echo Valley Ranch & Spa
Sweet Grass Ranch, Montana
Well-behaved pets are welcomed by Sweet Grass and they carry out a ‘vetting’ process to ensure the compatibility of guest and the many ranch dogs.
Red Reflet Ranch, Wyoming
Carefully-selected pets are welcomed at Red Reflet, but no snoozing on the beds or furniture!
The Ranch at Rock Creek, Montana
The Ranch at Rock Creek says: “We absolutely love having guest ranch dogs. Our Ranch pup Flint loves it, too!”
The Ranch at Rock Creek
Bull Hill Guest Ranch, Washington
Bring your four-legged friend along to Bull Hill, they’re pet-friendly.
Rancho Las Cascadas, Mexico
“Yes, here at Rancho Las Cascadas we are dog-friendly!”
Echo Valley Ranch & Spa, British Colombia
As long as your canine companion gets along with other ranch animals, Echo Valley Ranch lets them tag along when you’re staying in their Deluxe Cabins. They charge $20 per night for pets.
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