a dog running along a sandy beach in Massachusetts

Find Dog Friendly Beaches Around Boston

“Where is a dog friendly beach near Boston where my dog can swim?”, might be the most popular question from Boston dog owners during the summer. I love going to the beach for a swim and so does my dog. Swimming is a great way to burn off extra energy and let them cool off at the same time. Besides, dogs playing in the ocean

An Off-leash Dog Running Up The Beach, Teeth Bared

Control Your Off-Leash Dog

When you have a dog off-leash, particularly in the city, your responsibility increases with your dog’s freedom. Our dog, is often off-leash in the city, suburbs or the middle of the woods. Our dog loves to run and hunt and a day at the end of the leash does nothing for his nor my well being. Although, could you imagine our dog running at you as pictured here?

Dog after Sunset overlooking Boston

Living In Boston With A Dog

At the end of the day, living in Boston with our dog has been a spectacular experience. Boston is simply a beautiful city that is still small enough to run into friends and large enough where there is always something new to do, even with your dog.

a dog sniffing sea gull feathers on Rexhame Beach in Marshfield Massachusetts

Bring Your Dog to Rexhame Beach

From Boston, the South Shore has some of the best beaches to bring a dog to cool off during the summer months. Rexhame Beach in Marshfield is one of these beaches where you and your dog can enjoy swimming and sand beaches all year long. There are, however, limitations regarding off-leash dogs during the summer months. So pack up the car and

dog on sandbar off Marconi Beach on Cape Cod

Dog Friendly Beaches On Cape Cod

Our search for dog friendly beaches near Boston took us to the Cape Cod National Seashore this past weekend. I was on the hunt for a white sand beach where we could plop down a couple of beach chairs and a picnic. Like other dog owners, we want to bring the dog so he can dig in the sand and go swimming instead of being left behind.