You wanna hit the road and enjoy all that West Michigan offers. However, you don't want to board your dog. Where should you go that offers cozy pet-friendly accommodations? Here are some Fido friendly options...

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In Kalamazoo, the Thirsty Hound, a tavern hosts weekly food trucks and other fun events! It's a dog-friendly spot where people can come with their well-behaved dogs to eat, drink, and hang out with friends—or make new ones.

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In South Haven, check out these places that cater to pet owners and their furry friends. For lodging, check into the Sun ‘n Sand Resort or the Kal-Haven Outpost for unique lodging experiences. Comfort Suites and other area hotels, and even rental properties, are also accommodating to pets.

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In SaugatuckThe Mitten Brewing Company, Virtue Cider (Fennville), and Guardian Brewing Company all welcome pets in their outdoor seating areas. The Mitten pub boasts some dynamite outdoor seating. Enjoy the breeze from the lakeshore with a beverage in hand and Spot at your feet.

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In Ludington, there are lots of places for your pet from outdoor patios, a dog park, beaches, and welcoming hotels. Consider the Best Western LakeWinds. The hotel is Trip Advisors winner of Travelers Choice Award for 2021. It's been newly remodeled, has an indoor pool with hot tub, and offers a free deluxe continental breakfast.

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In Grand RapidsThe Morton Hotel offers amazing downtown views. With 25 rooms that range from studio to penthouse and even long term stay rooms, you'll feel right at home. So will Champ as they have a play and relief area and dog washing station.

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In Mackinac, Buddy can cross to the Island with you. Both Shepler's and Star Line ferries are pet friendly. Stay the night at Mission Point Resort, where they would love to meet your furry friend.

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In Traverse City, Bonobo Winery, Shady Lane Cellars and The Cherry Public House all offer outdoor patios ready to welcome you and Bailey too!

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In Mount Pleasant, it's super pet friendly. The city has lots of great parks, patios, and lodging. At Hannah’s Bark ParkDuke can run around 3.6 acres of fenced area, and maybe even make some new friends!

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Did you know dogs and cats up to 20 pounds are welcome on trips up to seven hours on most routes with Amtrak.

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