Looking for dog activities in the San Francisco Bay Area? Here are pointers to finding clubs and organizations near you. If you don't find what you are looking for try your local dog training clubs, most really don't mind referring out and will help if they can. You can find dog training clubs in your telephone book. NOTE: Despamming measures are in place for email addresses. Remove any extra spaces.
A list of dog related activities in the SF Bay Area with the focus on the South Bay Area.
Urbanhound is a general resource for those who share their lives with dogs focused on services and activities by geographic region. This page is the San Francisco Bay Area.
Activities and information on dog ownership in the San Francisco area. Activities and information on dog ownership in the San Francisco area. Especially good resources for off leash access information on the San Francisco side of the Bay Area.
Dogs are permitted in most of the East Bay Regional Parks, and off leash walking is permitted in a large percentage of those. Most are not dog parks. By that I mean that dogs are permitted off leash but must maintain company manners - running up to strangers is rude, even if it is intended to be friendly. Other park users should be able to enjoy the park as if your dog were not even present. Making the park uncomfortable for other users is a sure route to getting dogs banned. The exception is Point Isabel which operates more like a dog park.
You can search for local agility clubs and schools here.
One of the most active agility clubs in the United States membership spans far south of San Jose and far north of Vallejo. The club holds trials but does not have a club training facility. This page lists trainers in the area.
Use this resource to search for local obedience clubs.
Promotes ISDS style herding trials
AKC club limited to AKC herding breeds
Connect up to Flyball teams by geographic region
exchange of ideas and information on cabins, campsites, backpacking adventures, hiking trails and water sports within the Central and Northern California regions
I'm always cruising around various parts of the Bay Area. My license plate is easy to spot.
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