The Dawg Days of SummerPosted on July 28, 2017
It’s July and the dog days of summer are finally upon us– or as we like to say around here, the Dawg days of summer! Whether you’re a Georgia Bulldog fan or not, The Georgia Club and Athens welcomes you and your four-legged friends to join our community.
Did you know that The Georgia Club is a pet friendly community complete with a Dawg Park and walking trails? It sure is! We know that for most people pets are part of the family, and creating a life the whole family can be a part of is what we do best at The Georgia Club.
The Dawg Park is located in the heart of the community and is a fenced-in area located your pup can be off-leash without worry. Residents of The Georgia Club can bring their pooches to the dog park for games of keep away, catch and tummy rubs. It is also a great place for you to meet other pet parents who live at The Georgia Club. The dog park hours are not restrictive, so you can come on your schedule. Bring a frisbee or ball and spend some time at the Dawg Park-your pet with thank you for it!
The Georgia Club also features double-width sidewalks and walking trails ideal for taking your dog for a walk or run anytime of day.
Just outside The Georgia Club, Athens features many dog-friendly parks, restaurants, and hotels.
There are several parks in Athens with both walking trails and dog parks. Have you visited Athens Memorial Dog Park, C. Spot Run at Sandy Creek Nature Center, or the North Oconee Greenway? You can find more dog parks in the Athens area here.
And don’t forget, the next time you visit Big City Bread, Ted’s Most Best, Pulaski Heights BBQ, Mama’s Boy, or Heirloom Cafe and Fresh Market, you don’t have to leave the dog at home. For a list of even more dog-friendly restaurants, click here.
Athens also features multiple local rescues and shelters so if you haven’t yet found your four-legged best friend, you can easily adopt one! There are many events and volunteer opportunities in town where you can meet others who share your interests.
Finally, if you’re expecting guests from out of town, or just visiting the area, Hotel Indigo, The Graduate, Best Western are just a few of the many dog-friendly hotels in town. Take a look at this fabulous resource for traveling with your pet-Bring Fido!
It’s clear that Athens loves pets! You are sure to find boutiques, daycares and groomers throughout the city, along with the esteemed UGA College of Veterinary Medicine. All of these options make The Georgia Club is an ideal location for every pet parent– just ask our staff! Be sure to check out our gallery on Facebook to see The Georgia Club Real Estate Company’s staff pets!