Today dog lovers are enjoying the relaxed laws that allow them to take their dog with them in dog-friendly restaurants, even in most lively cities in the world now have dog-friendly restaurants where people can bring their pooches along for a patio experience. However, before you take your dog out there are several things you need to pay attention to make sure you and your dog have a memorable experience and make sure you do not bother other people in the restaurant. The reason you need to pay attention to what you need to do before you take your dog to a dog-friendly restaurant is that there are ideal ways to do it and there are also wrong ways, to avoid being on the wrong side, this guide highlights a few things you need to consider before heading out with your dog for dinner.
It would be a bad idea to assume any dog-friendly restaurant will allow your dog in, to avoid potential issues early make some calls and find out their regulations and recommendations about doing at their restaurants, a little research can save you some frustration and ruin your intended good experience with your pet.
The next thing to ensure you do it right with your dog make sure you feed the dog first before yourself, you need to serve your dog or treat him well at home before bringing on to a dog-friendly restaurant, this make sure when you are in the restaurant your dog does not eat guest food or he will be too full to go for dessert.
Make sure you know your dog traits very well, this is because if you have an anxious or hyperactive dog it might disturb other restaurant users and you may be forced to drag him out, if you have such a dog consider a calm and quiet restaurant or take your dog when there are few people in the restaurant.
Make sure you bring your bowls even when the restaurant will lend you a bowl of water it is not their responsibility and therefore you need to consider it, as a responsible dog owner you should see to it you have a bowl for your dog.
When you go with your dog in a restaurant ensure he stay below your table or you can allow him to wander around if the restaurant is spacious but keep him off customers’ path or near severs, also ensure the dog is comfortable all the time.