Perfect Day with your pet
By Jade Arroyo
Dogs are it’s the best and most loyal friends for a person. Thinking about them and the people who love them, here we present some ideas of where to go and what to do with your spoiled pooch and share a happy day together.
Hotel El Santuario, Terraplén 42, 152-0335
Quiet and centric hotel located just a couple of blocks from the Juarez Park, this hotel is pet friendly y you and your dog will be welcomed. Reservations are necessary with one week in advance minimum, and the fee to include the dog in the room its 500 pesos, and this is only available in the first floor rooms. A large patio and terrace with green areas where your fury friend can play and take a nap in the sun. The atmosphere it’s very relaxed and pacific.
Magic Pets, Boutique y estética canina, Umarán 64, 152-5330, lun/Mon-vie/Fri 10:30am-2, 5:30pm-8pm
Boutique with a large variety of accessories for your pal like collars, leashes, coats and t-shirts-if it’s cold-, beds, brushes, shampoo and cleaning products. Here you can find that perfect and chic accessory that will make him or her center of attention both at the street and the park.
Parque Benito Juárez, Aldama esq. Diezmo Viejo
The “lungs” of San Miguel. This is a gorgeous French style park, it carries the name of one of the most admired Mexican presidents. It was founded at beginnings of the XX century, designer with fountains, cast iron benches, old bridges and wide paths. It is a recreational space in the middle of the city featuring a children’s playground, basketball area, filled with ancient trees and regional plants like chirimoyas and nogales. One of the predilection places by owner-and-dog pairs. You can come here for a jog, to workout, socialize with other dogs, bring a Frisbee or a ball to play with, or just walk around. Perhaps sit down to rest a little and read, enjoying the beauty and peacefulness of the place.
TIP: Para comer, busca restaurantes que tengan patios o terrazas al aire libre. En el centro encontrarás varios lugares de este tipo. Es importante considerar que cuando de tolerancia hacia él se trata, el hecho de tu perro se porte bien y lo traigas con correa hace la diferencia.
To eat look for restaurants that have terraces, patios and out-doors tables. In the Centro there are several of these. Take under consideration too that the fact of using a leash and a well behaved dog make all the difference concerning in tolerance and pet-friendliness.