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Lafayette Parish is home to The Waggin' Train, and we want to help you make the most of it!

Located approximately 55 miles east of Baton Rouge, Lafayette has been recognized by national publications as one of the happiest cities in the Nation to live in. A small city that packs a big punch! Lafayette is comprised of laid back, eclectic, good-hearted people that epitomize Southern Louisiana's fun-loving nature. We have lots of outdoor and pet-friendly activities to help you make the most of your time with your furry companion.

Pet Friendly Parks In Lafayette

Brown Memorial Dog Park
A, Lafayette, LA 70507

This off-leash dog park is located in the far left corner of Brown Memorial Park. This park is covered with lush grass and has a nice 1-mile track so you and your pooch can reach your step count! For your convenience, there are covered benches and waste stations.

Beaullieu Park
411 W Bluebird Dr, Lafayette, LA 70508

This park is fun for the whole family with a jungle gym, paved walking areas, and lots of fenced-in space!

Moncus Park
2901 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70508

Coming Fall of 2020! Moncus Park is undergoing renovation currently, but once it reopens it's sure to be a sanctuary for all in the surrounding areas! Check out our link for more info!

Pet Friendly Places to Eat & Drink In Lafayette

Blue Dog Cafe
1211 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70503

Treat yourself to a delicious meal at Blue Dog's beautiful brick courtyard! There are few things better in life than good food and the company of your dog.

Deano's Pizza
305 Bertrand Dr, Lafayette, LA 70506

Enjoy some of the best pizza in Lafayette on Deano's spacious covered porch!

1103 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501

Don't forget dessert! Borden's ice cream is an absolute classic that you can also enjoy with your pet. This ice cream shop has an ice cream made just for dogs!

Romacelli Bistro
220 Prescott Blvd, Youngsville, LA 70592

Romacelli is a romantic dining spot that offers cozy outdoor patio seating for you and your pets.

Taco Sisters
3902 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503

This delicious local restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner! Enjoy a lovely dinner with your pooch with their outdoor seating!

Pet Friendly Activities In Lafayette

Lafayette Farmers & Artisans Market

Saturdays from 8am-noon, Moncus Park, Free

Walk-N-Wag Fun Run

March, 9am-11am. @ The Waggin' Train Veterinary Clinic, Admission Varies

Bark in the Park

November, 10am-2pm. @ Girard Park, Free

Krewe des Chien, Mardi Gras Dog Parade

Held annually the Saturday before Mardi Gras. @ Downtown Library to Don’s Seafood, Free to Watch, from $25 to join the parade

Pet Friendly Hotels In Lafayette

Mouton Plantation

+ Pet Fee
Big Dogs Allowed
2+ Pets Allowed

Drury Inn Suites Lafayette

+ Pet Fee
Big Dogs Allowed
2+ Pets Allowed

Holiday Inn Express

+ Pet Fee
Big Dogs Allowed
2+ Pets Allowed