6 of Our Favorite Pet-Friendly Places in Canton, Georgia

When I started a recent search for pet friendly places in Canton, Georgia I was surprised to find only listings of restaurants and hotels. If you’re anything like us, we take our dog, who is affectionately named Noreen the Queen the Cuddle Machine, everywhere. Especially in the cooler months when she can hang out with the windows down. But what about taking her along to run errands?

 

I’ve been living in Canton, Georgia for a little over a year now. When I’m home we have a very set routine of places we go, you know, your normal run of the mill errands and eateries. I’ve learned exactly where I can and can’t take Noreen. And sometimes this means I have to say, “stay”.

 

I really try to avoid those adorable puppy dog eyes, so I’ve made a mental list of pet friendly places in Canton, Georgia. I plan my errands around these places and now you can too. It’s a small list, and there are certainly other places which you can find on Bring Fido, but these are my main go-to spots. This article was sponsored by Carriage Kia of Woodstock which in no way shaped my opinions in this post. Sponsorships help pay the bills, it’s as simple as that.

 

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

 

Pet-Friendly Places in Canton, Georgia

 

The Home Depot

 

Did you know that you can bring your furry friend to the Home Depot? Me either! Recently I was waiting at the paint counter and counted several dogs on leashes. I had to ask the guy behind the counter if they were pet-friendly. And indeed they are! They even give out milk bones! Now, every time I put Noreen on her leash and say, “do you want to go to Home Depot?”, she goes bananas! She loves her visits there!

 

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

Noreen loves flatbed rides at the Home Depot.

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

And springtime gardening with the Home Depot. Featured the 2018 Kia Sportage EX.

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

And just about any project! Featured the 2018 Kia Sportage EX.

 

Carriage Kia of Woodstock

 

Now I know this is technically Woodstock but I’m throwing this one in here for those of you who sit and wait for your car to be serviced while missing you little pup like I do. When I first bought my Kia Niro to Carriage Kia of Woodstock to get an oil change I was totally prepared to wait outside with Noreen. But then I found out that they are pet-friendly!

 

They love dogs there! And they have such a nice waiting area with snacks and hot spots for you to work on your laptop, it makes getting an oil change or another service as painless as possible. Plus you get to have all the sweet kisses and cuddles from your pet. Not to mention, you can also charge up your electric car here are well. It’s like having a coffee break with your best bud!

 

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

Noreen hanging out while I get an oil change at Carriage Kia of Woodstock.

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

She’s all chill while I drink my coffee and work on my laptop at their wi-fi workstation.

 

Buffalo’s Southwest Cafe

 

Buffalo’s Southwest Cafe is right down the road from us, so it’s an easy go-to spot where we can bring the whole family. On a nice day, it’s a treat to sit outside with Noreen and order her a plain burger patty. She really is spoiled!

 

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

Noreen at Buffalo’s Cafe.

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

 

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream

 

Who doesn’t like ice cream right? I love going out with my kiddo and Noreen just as the sun is beginning to set for ice cream runs at Bruster’s. What’s super cool is that they make free dog sundaes with a dog bone on top! Going to Bruster’s is a treat for everyone! And it might be one of Noreen’s favorite pet-friendly places in Canton!

 

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

Noreen loving her doggy sundae at Bruster’s.

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

 

J.P. Morgan Chase at Riverstone

 

I love everything about banking with Chase, especially their pet-friendly policy. They keep treats on hand for their furry customers and they are totally cool with you taking a seat with your pup to wait for service. Here in Canton, at the Chase Bank on Riverstone, they know Noreen by name! I love that small-town vibe. It’s things like this that make running errands and adulting so much easier.

 

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

Noreen chilling at Chase Bank while I make a transaction.

 

7 Tequilas Mexican Restaurant

 

What’s a family without its go-to Mexican joint right? I know I get cranky if I don’t get to sink my teeth into a burrito here and there. 7 Tequilas has a nice patio area where you can bring your pup! I love hanging out and enjoying nice nights outside there. It’s a perfect spot for a margarita and Noreen.

 

Pet Friendly Places in Canton Georgia

Noreen at 7 Tequilas Mexican Restaurant

 

In Closing

 

Running errands or going out to dinner and having to leave your sweet little angel behind is never fun. I hope you find this list of pet-friendly places in Canton, Georgia useful and are able to bring your pup on more adventures! And remember no matter what, never leave your dog inside of a vehicle when it’s hot. Even 70 degrees is too hot! Roll down windows and make sure the sun isn’t shining on them. You can find more info on temperatures of cars with this temperature chart from the American Veterinary Medical Association. Want to know more about my pets? Check them out here!


About Christa Thompson

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Christa Thompson is the Founder and Senior Editor of The Fairytale Traveler. Christa has been traveling the world since 2003 when she attended a summer abroad study at the University of Cambridge in England. Since then, her wanderlust has been fierce. Her three passions in life are her son, traveling, and being creative. The Fairytale Traveler brand gives Christa the opportunity to do all of these things and to live intentionally every day. "It's never too late to believe in what you love and to pursue your dreams." -Christa Thompson

64 Comments on this post

  1. I really love to hear that there are more pet friendly places around. Its not always nice to leave your pet at home so taking him along is a lovely idea.

    Elizabeth O / Reply
  2. If only all places were pet friendly! I wish people would be more open minded about sharing spaces with animals, as is natural.

    Jade Marshall / Reply
  3. awww so adorable. i agree with you, its not nice at all to leave your pet by itself at home. i need to find more places around Dublin to take care of my pets or to take them along with me

    ninalehan21 / Reply
  4. It’s so wonderful to be able to go to pet friendly places. I am glad to hear you have some favorites in Canton, GA. I am in NH and we have an ice cream shop that gives doggies a doggy sundae, it’s super fun to take the pug along!

  5. Love to hear about pet-friendly places in GA. What a perfect getaway to bring your pet to.

    Flyingkids / Reply
  6. Georgia is such a pretty state, I was there last summer for a few weeks. Great to know there are so many dog friendly places around.

    thegentlemanracer / Reply
  7. Your dog is absolutely adorable. I know my dog loves going out with me and I used to take him frequently. But have had issues since divorcing. Harder to take him out when I can’t keep him with me at places.

    David Allen Elliott / Reply
  8. Good to know about this pet friendly places in Georgia. Great information for pet owners.

  9. OMG! Your dog is absolutely adorable! I live in Atlanta and I love hearing about pet friendly businesses. We are in Canton a lot for kids’ baseball and softbal so good to know!

    Autumn - Simply Amazing Living / Reply
  10. Woah, I hope there’s pet friendly places on where I live. These are so great, at least pets will not be tied outside the shop., waiting.

    thethriftescape / Reply
  11. I think it is so great that more and more places are becoming pet-friendly. Who doesn’t want to bring along their puppers?

    Colleen / Reply
  12. I love Georgia! I have never been there with a pet, but now I know where to go if I get to Canton 🙂

    robin rue / Reply
  13. I never travel without my two guys so it is nice to know a lot of places are pet friendly. I don’t live in Georgia but these ideas will keep us happy up north.

    Melissa Chapman / Reply
  14. I love how so many places are pet friendly now! I have a friend who travels everywhere with her dog, so I need to share this with her!

  15. Oh how cute is this! So much fun to be able to take your pet.

    Kristin Lesney-Ruiz / Reply
  16. Pets are a part of the family and deserve to be treated as such. How wonderful that so many places are starting to agree!

    Marcie W. / Reply
  17. I think it is great that some places cater to people with pets. The world would probably be a better place if more did!

    Amy Desrosiers / Reply
  18. I love that Home Depot allows dogs b/c a new Pet store just opened up right beside them. We now have two places to take our dogs.

    Kim Croisant / Reply
  19. Great to know. We have lots of pets and I always look for pet friendly places when out and about.

    Jeanine / Reply
  20. I have seen pets in Home Depot and Publix quite a bit. I didn’t know stores were designated as pet friendly though. Cool tidbit!

    Rosey / Reply
  21. Aww..SO cute!! This is a great list! Thanks for sharing. Saving this for next time we go to Canton, Georgia!

  22. Wow, looks like a really pet friendly town. Nice to have options and not have to leave the furry friends at home.

    Kristi / Reply
  23. Wow. I would love to know of more and more places that are pet friendly. Sometimes it breaks my heart to have to leave my fur baby at home. We’ll have to take note of this place next time we’re down there.

    Annemarie LeBlanc / Reply
  24. Ok first, your pet is just the cutest ever! We have a yorkie too! And i just love pet friendly places for our pup!

    briannemanz / Reply
  25. I’m in Ga and I used to work in Canton,GA. This is cute I am so happy your doggie has so many pet friendly places to hang out in the area.

    Kiwi / Reply
  26. Those are awesome places that we can visit with our fur babies as well. It’s always a treat to be able to take them to places like these!

    Carol Cassara / Reply
  27. Aww it’s good to know that there are some dog friendly places to visit in Canton, Georgia 🙂

  28. I didn’t realise that you could take dogs into so many places, your dog is so cute x

    rhianwestbury / Reply
  29. Sooo cute! Our dog is now 8 months old and also loves to come everywhere with us, where possible. Gorgeous dog.

  30. She’s gorgeous! I have three little dogs and take them anywhere they are allowed!!

    Marie Blake / Reply
  31. I was never in Georgia, but it seems I have to. The places look very nice. By the way: Your dog looks so cute 🙂

    Bea / Reply
  32. Your Dog is so cute! I love finding new places to take my fur baby!

    Lauren Davis / Reply
  33. If I had a dog, I would take it everywhere as well. So cute! She’s so adorable and very well-behaved!

    Nina Bosken / Reply
  34. Absolutely LOVE your dogs nickname and she is gorgeous. I can’t belive there is a place that does doggy ice cream! We don’t have a dog but I have family who do and they can find it so restricting at times because there are not many places they can go with the dogxx

    Wendy / Reply
  35. Finding dog friendly places is great as a dog owner I am always on the look out for places to go

  36. I love pet friendly places. I have cats so I don’t take them out but I just love looking at peoples cute dogs in cafes and bars.

    Katie xoxo

    Katie / Reply
  37. I don’t have a pet myself, but it’s great that more places are catering to pet owners. I’ve seen lots of ‘dogs welcome’ signs popping up around cafes and shops in Edinburgh.

    Jenni / Reply

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