Today dog lovers are enjoying the relaxed laws that allow them to take their dog with them in dog-friendly restaurants, even in most lively cities in the world now have dog-friendly restaurants where people can bring their pooches along for a patio experience. Before you head out with your pet it is imperative you consider a few things to make sure you have a memorable and enjoyable experience and you consider other people in the restaurant. It is important to note that there are right and wrong ways to bring your dog to a dog-friendly restaurant, to ensure you do it right this article presents you with some tips you can use so continue reading to learn more.
The first thing you need to do is to some research before taking your dog to any patio restaurant, this is essential because some dog-friendly restaurants have strict rules regarding dogs, therefore, don’t assume any dog-friendly restaurant will allow your dog, make some calls and establish their regulations and some recommendations regarding pet at their restaurants to avoid potential issues in advance.
The next thing to ensure you do it right with your dog make sure you feed the dog first before yourself, you need to serve your dog or treat him well at home before bringing on to a dog-friendly restaurant, this make sure when you are in the restaurant your dog does not eat guest food or he will be too full to go for dessert.
Make sure you know your dog traits very well, this is because if you have an anxious or hyperactive dog it might disturb other restaurant users and you may be forced to drag him out, if you have such a dog consider a calm and quiet restaurant or take your dog when there are few people in the restaurant.
It is recommended you carry a bowl of water for your dog, although a good dog-friendly restaurant will provide you with a bowl of water it is good etiquette to have one for your dogs, it is a display of responsibility as a pet owner.
When you go with your dog in a restaurant ensure he stay below your table or you can allow him to wander around if the restaurant is spacious but keep him off customers’ path or near severs, also ensure the dog is comfortable all the time.