Here's a sample itinerary for a pet-friendly drive from Dallas to Detroit with your dog or cat. If you're planning a road trip to Detroit, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best dog parks, pet-friendly accommodations and hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members and GoPetFriendly. Scroll down to see all the pet-friendly stops along the way.
Your starting point is Dallas, Texas.
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Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Texarkana (Texas) (7 answers)
Wisdom Animal Clinic (1 mention)
questions about Texarkana (Texas):
What is your favorite restaurant in Texarkana (Texas)?
Little Rock (34 answers)
Wags and Whiskers (1 mention)
Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum (1 mention)
MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History (1 mention)
Clinton Presidential Center Grounds (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Little Rock:
Cregeen's Irish Pub
Starving Artist Café
pet-friendly hotels around Little Rock:
Motel 6 Little Rock - South
La Quinta Inn & Suites Downtown Conference Center
The Peabody Little Rock
questions about Little Rock:
What is your favorite restaurant in Little Rock?
Best sights in Little Rock
Good Eating Gems
Can't miss restaurants in Little Rock?
Best hotels in Little Rock?
Memphis (96 answers)
The Pet Nanny (1 mention)
Gracie's Pet Watchers (1 mention)
Downtown Animal Hospital (1 mention)
The Barking Lot (1 mention)
Carriage Tours of Memphis (1 mention)
questions about Memphis:
What are the musts of Memphis, y'all?
What's the best neighborhood in Memphis for a first time visitor?
Must sees in Memphis TN?? Hidden gems places to eat??
Best blues clubs in Memphis?
Good Food and Fun With Kids
Mount Vernon (2 answers)
pet-friendly hotels around Mount Vernon:
Comfort Suites Mount Vernon
Thrifty Inn Mt. Vernon
Motel 6 Mount Vernon
America's Best Inn Mt Vernon
Drury Inn Mt Vernon
Super 8 Motel Mount Vernon
Americas Best Value Inn Mount Vernon
Days Inn Mount Vernon
Holiday Inn Mount Vernon
questions about Mount Vernon:
I need Locals Advise
Indianapolis (28 answers)
President Benjamin Harrison Home (1 mention)
ICAAN (1 mention)
Three Dog Bakery (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Indianapolis:
Vic's Downtown Espresso Bar
Shoefly Public House
Mikado Japanese Restaurant
questions about Indianapolis:
What is your favorite restaurant in Indianapolis?
Awesome food trucks?
Best free things to do in Indianapolis?
Your Favorite Holiday Events in Indianapolis
Toledo (Ohio) (8 answers)
Animal Emergency and Critical Care Center of Toledo, Inc (1 mention)
Cat Care by C. J. (1 mention)
We Care Pet Sitting (1 mention)
The Pet Nanny (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Toledo (Ohio):
Subway Sandwiches & Salads
questions about Toledo (Ohio):
Where's a fun place for breakfast in Toledo Ohio?
Your final destination is Detroit, Michigan.
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Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Detroit.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit.
Here are some more pet-friendly hotels people talk about:
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
These are some of the places people talk about on GoPetFriendly:
Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!
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