So valentines day is coming up and you are wanting to send some love to that special someone in your life. The only problem though, is that special ‘someone’ is you dog. Your best mate has been with you through thick and thin, and to be honest … you love that furry guy more than anything you have ever loved in your life EVERRR!
Let your dog know just how much you love them by taking them on the ultimate doggo date this V day … or every day.
The Third Wheel
Grab a puppycino and a dog bickie before cooling off in the Indian Ocean with your best mate. Situated just a stones through away from South Beach, The Third Wheel is the perfect location for a doggies day out. Complete with dog friendly patio and uber cool beach shack vibes, The Third Wheel is ideal for the most trendy pups in Freo.
If you ever wanted to see your BFF in his/her element, this is the place. With a decent stretch of beach designated completely for off lead play (and minimal waves) this is an ideal date for the swimming doggo. Grab your beach towel and tennis ball and get ready to see your dog having the best time of their lives … just don’t forget to bring your poo bag.
Ootong and Lincoln
The local favourite, Ootong is sure to be littered with a line up of canine friends awaiting their ‘smashed avo’ on a Sunday. Fancy a photo op?! With the iconic rainbow zebra painting on the side of the building, this place makes for the perfect spot to get a frame-able pic of you and your pooch.
Popular with South Fremantle locals, Parmelia Park is located near the corner of Chester st and Douro rd. With reasonable space for canine and human exercise, a closed off kids play area and BBQ facilities, Parmelia park is a fab location for a sunset picnic with your pooch.
Growers Green Farmers Market
Does your dog fancy a Sunday morning market? Situated on Lefroy rd in Beaconsfield every Sunday from 8 – 12pm the Growers Green Farmers Market is the perfect place to bring your pup for a lazy morning. Complete with eco-dog wash, organic dog treats and food trucks your pup is in for pamper.
Port City Roasters
The best thing about Port City Roasters is the massive dog friendly verandah, equip with ‘dog parking’ area and ample water bowls. With a buzzing weekend vibe, Port City Roasters is the place to be if you and your bestie fancy a delicious brunch.
Complete with“upcycled” furniture; bar built from an old bridge, bar top from a pool table, recycles wine bottle lights and pallet tables, Little Lefroys is ideal if your doggo is more into the ’boutique’ lifestyle. But the best bit is, no one gets left behind. Whilst you furry friend is enjoying a dog biscuit, Little Lefroys does their best to include everyone in the joy of food by providing gluten free, dairy free and vegetarian options.
The masses unite during Summer on Saturday nights for good food, majestic ocean views and ambient music. Grab a picnic blanket, esky, bathers and cash in hand and enjoy watching the sun dip down into the Indian Ocean. All whilst munching on market food and sipping vino with your partner in crime.
A self proclaimed ‘modern day hippie’ Dr Jacinta (The Inspired Optimist) is obsessed with all things natural, healthy and holistic living. As an integrated Chiropractor, keynote speaker, host of The Inspired Optimist Podcast and Holistic Lifestyle Coach with over 10 years in the health and wellness industry, Dr Jacinta witnesses everyday the amazing healing potential of the human body.