Dog-friendly in Dogtown

Affectionately known as Dogtown, North Little Rock, Arkansas, is a popular spot for pet-lovers: dog-friendly patio dining, plenty of trails and parks to explore, a new dog park and dog-friendly hotels.

Dog-friendly Things to Do

  • Burn some energy at Barks & Rec Dog Park in Burns Park. Located at 4200 Joe Poch Road in North Little Rock, the leash-free dog park has sections for small dogs and large dogs.
  • For easy access to walkable trails, visit North Little Rock Riverfront Park! The park is on a section of the 15-mile Arkansas River Trail and boasts spectacular views of the Arkansas River and city skyline.
  • Stroll Argenta Arts District and stop in Argenta Plaza for insta-worthy photos. Dog waste depots are available throughout the downtown area.
  • Get your fur baby’s photo in front of the “Dogtown Proud” mural at 4th and Main Streets.
  • Find all of the “dog” statues around downtown in the public art scavenger hunt.
  • Stop by the North Little Rock Welcome Center at 600 Main Street to pick up a dog bandana, Dogtown Proud keychain or dog water bowl.

Dog-friendly Dining

Looking for places to eat where you can bring your dog? Some experiences just aren’t the same without man’s (or woman’s) best friend. Here are a few dog-friendly restaurants in North Little Rock:

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