They don’t call them man’s best friend for no reason. Dogs are the most popular pets among Floridians. Thankfully, most cities in Florida help accommodate dog owners and their furry companions with parks and designated trails for dog walking. These beloved pets are cherished so much that there are numerous organizations across the state that support and celebrate them each year.

This is a local park that features three fenced in areas and has water bowls, picnic tables, and other amenities for the whole family.

Auburndale Dog Park is a local park with equipment for you animals and a grass area to play. Also, it has a nature trail as well for the pet owners to enjoy.

Get access to this amazing dog park for a fee of $25 annually or $5 a day. There are a lot of amenities here for your pup to enjoy including a fenced in area and dog training courses.

Barkland Dog Park is a beautiful park that is a little over 2 acres with separate areas for big and smaller dogs. This park features covered pavilions and a dog washing station.

Canine Cove has different sections for large and small dogs. It also has great amenities such as picnic tables, benches, and dog fountains. All fun for the whole family!

This is a great off-leash fenced in dog park with benches and a dog drinking area near downtown Jacksonville.

This is a local dog park with large and small areas and amenities such as benches and watering stations. 

While this is a smaller dog park, it still features a pet shower, bench, and even a pet memorial bridge. All for man's best friend!

This beautiful 42 acre park including 25 fenced acres has many fun activities that you can do with your dog including jogging and walking trails, as well as swimming ponds.

This is a community park where the whole family can come together at one park and enjoy the day outdoors. It has everything for the whole family including a splash pad and nature path.

Dreher Dog Park is a local dog park that has large and small dog areas and is not well known, but is welcoming to everyone.

This is a local park that features sections for large and small dogs and a hose station. It also has dog water fountains inside of the gated areas.

This dog park is a 4.5 acre dog park that is fenced in with two areas for smaller dogs and larger dogs. It has great amenities as well, such as water fountains for dogs and shaded areas.

Lake Baldwin Park is a beautiful shady park with a sandy beach attached. It is one of the only two parks in this area that is dog friendly and where dogs can be off the leash. It is also known for its great scenery and beautiful landscapes.

These are two local gated parks that large and small dogs can come to. They are closed on Wednesdays & Thursdays. 

This is a local dog park that has plenty of shade and water fountains for both dogs and humans as well as other great amenities that include two separate areas for larger and smaller animals.

This is a dog park that features two separate areas for larger and smaller dogs, picnic tables, a dog wash area, and a hitching post. 

This is a fenced in dog park that is both a place for people to socialize and a healthy place for their furry friends. It is also a place for pet owners to get information about taking care of their pets.

Mill Slough Park has an enclosed fenced area where dogs of any size can play. There is also an open area and picnic tables so you can enjoy the nature around the area.

Within walking distance from downtown, this dog park features many amenities. It has two off-leash areas for larger and smaller dogs as well as shade and benches.

One of the oldest dog park in Central Florida that features art in dog form and water areas for animals to roam around in.

Paw Patch Dog Park is an off-leash 2 acre dog park that features a dog fountain, a pavilion, and other great amenities for the whole family to enjoy.

Pawmosa Dog Park features an acre of shaded area for pups to run around in. Two areas for small and bigger dogs so it is a safe place for all to visit and enjoy. 

Paws Dog Park at Treaty Park has small and large dog areas that are separated. There are two dog park areas with watering holes, shaded areas with benches, and other great amenities. 

This is a dog park that features a double gated entry, areas for small and larger dogs, and lots of shade.

This dog park features dog wash area, separate areas for large and smaller dogs, and a board walk area.

Tropical Park's Bark Park is a 2 acre part off the main park and has numerous amounts of equipment that can be used as exercise for your dog. Check out the fenced in area so your dog can simply enjoy the grass or run off-leash.

This dog park features a 5-acre off-leash area that animals and their owners to come and enjoy along the beach area.

This beach has been taken over by the dogs! With about 24 acres of beach property, dogs are welcomed to enjoy the water and sand. They have other great amenities as well, such as fishing and pavilions.

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