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Staying in a Gulf Shores Vacation Rental? 3 Top Places to Take Your Dog July 25, 2017

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Staying in a Gulf Shores Vacation Rental? 3 Top Places to Take Your Dog, Gulf Shores, Alabama

Gulf Shores is a fantastic place to take your family, offering a staggering variety of entertainment options and beautiful beaches everyone will enjoy. Whether you're into jet skis and fishing, or you just like to relax on the sand, Gulf Shores has something for you. In fact, even your furry friends will have a great time at one of the area's beautiful vacation rentals.

Vacation Rentals: 3 Great Places to Take Your Dog in Gulf Shores

1. Fort Morgan Beach

At the westernmost tip of Mobile point sits Fort Morgan, a little over half an hour from Gulf Shores. As the best dog-friendly beaches in the state, Fort Morgan gives your pet the chance to run and play in the sand—as long as they stay on a leash. 

2. Dauphin Island

vacation rentalFurther afield, Dauphin Island rests a few miles outside of Mobile Bay, and a couple of hours away by car. However, with the stunning beaches, incredible views, and year-round access, the drive is worth it! Keep in mind that dogs here must also be leashed, and are only allowed on public beaches.

3. Gulf State Park

Exploring pristine Gulf State Park gives you and your pup the chance to explore some of Alabama's wildlife with campgrounds and dog-friendly trails winding through an unspoiled natural habitat. Your dogs should always be leashed in the park, for the safety of your dog and fellow hikers. Please be aware there is wildlife in the state park such as alligators and wolfs. 


Sunset Properties maintains a broad selection of incredible vacation homes throughout the Gulf Shores, AL, area, from condos to beach houses and everything in between. If you're planning a trip to the beach this summer, then give them a call at (251) 543-1370 today, follow their Facebook for updates, or visit their website to start browsing pet-friendly vacation rentals today.

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