Pet Services


3 Dogs & A Chick 

130 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE Fort Walton Beach 32548 a special place to shop for you and your best canine friends. We are a full service dog bakery with the best natural premium pet foods.

The Doggy Bag  

34904 Emerald Coast Pkwy Destin 32541- a special place to shop for you and your best canine friends. We are a full service dog bakery with the best natural premium pet foods.

Goochie Poochie Resort & Spa

4601 Opa Locka Lane Destin 32541  Offers full range of pet services from  boarding to daycare & grooming. 

Mercys Play & Stay Doggy Resort

109 Hughes ST NW Fort Walton Beach 32548  Offers full range of pet services from boarding to daycare & grooming. 

Dog Parks 


With the exception of guide dogs & service dogs, Okaloosa County prohibits dogs on the public beaches & parks.  There are a couple of really nice dogs parks listed below.

Destin – Nancy Weidenhamer Dog Park 4100 Indian Bayou Trail Destin 32541

Fort Walton Beach – Liza Jackson Dog Park   338 Miracle Strip Pkwy Fort Walton Beach 32548 (this park does have waterfront for canine swimmers). 

Niceville Dog Park – Twin Oaks Park FL 85 & College Blvd Niceville 32578    Walton County does allow dogs on the beach with a $5 per use permit

Medical Services

Emergency Vet Clinic of Okaloosa & Walton Counties 

Let our emergency veterinarians and staff take care of your sick pet.  Our emergency veterinarian hospital is equipped to accommodate small animal emergencies 7 days a week.

Friendship Veterinary Hospital 

With over 30 years of experience serving communities throughout the Coast, Friendship Veterinary Hospital is here to provide your pet with the attentive care they deserve. 

Destin Pet Friendly Restaurants


The Boathouse Oyster Bar and Grill is one of Destin’s best kept secrets. Located on the Destin Harbor, the Boathouse offers anything from seafood, to burgers and salads.

Burrito del Sol is serving an eclectic array of Mexican food, that can only be described as Coastal Mexican. Burrito del Sol offers fresh ingredients, fast service and a friendly staff to spice up your dining experience. Our menu includes tacos, burritos, quesadillas, taco salads, and nachos.

Camille’s at Crystal Beach offers the freshest seafood that can be found on the Gulf Coast. Camille’s is a friendly neighborhood cafe by day serving coffee, pastries, sandwiches, salads and cocktails. Our upstairs dining room is open for dinner serving a variety of food including pizzas, fresh gulf seafood, pasta, steaks and a full sushi bar.

The Craft Bar is a gastropub: a bar and restaurant that serves craft beer, hand crafted cocktails, and chef-inspired food–all with a focus on local & regional sources. 

Dewey Destins Seafood – Voted best seafood restaurant on the Emerald Coast. We are a casual waterfront eatery serving the day’s catch & other local seafood, with a pier, patio & decks.  Dine in and takeout available.

Harry T’s is located in Harbor Walk Village, right on the beautiful Destin Harbor.  With entrees ranging from fresh local seafood, to our gourmet hamburgers, there’s something for everyone!  Voted Best Place To Watch The Sunset 4 years in a row, our outside deck offers an unparalleled view of the Destin Harbor and we are pet friendly.

Jackacuda’s Seafood & Sushi is a locally owned seafood and sushi restaurant overlooking the Historical Destin Harbor.  We specialize in fresh, locally-sourced seafood and products to provide our guests with classic gulf coast seafood dishes with new south culinary preparation.

Hammerheads offers great fresh & fried seafood, awesome burgers and blackened grouper tacos along with our famous char grilled oysters. Come listen to some live music nightly in the Village of Baytown Wharf just east of Destin.

Fort Walton Beach Pet Friendly Restaurants


Anglers offers something for everyone to enjoy with smoke-free seating, an impressive menu selection, and a spacious bar area to enjoy a handcrafted cocktail.  Enjoy fresh seafood and local favorites while overlooking the beautiful Gulf of Mexico.  Conveniently located on Okaloosa Island.

Clemenzas is a convivial eatery known for their delicious Italian fare plus the areas most delicious brunch.  Dine in and curbside pickup available.  Conveniently located in Fort Walton Beach.

Five Guys – We offer burgers, fries, hot dogs and more. We have an outdoor pet friendly seating area.   Located in Fort Walton Beach. 

Fokkers Pub is a bustling sports bar known for turning out German eats, hand-tossed pizzas & American favorites.  Located conveniently in Fort Walton Beach.

KCs Sandbar & Grill – Happy hour every day 5-7pmThursday & ladies night 1/2 price on all drinks.  Offering sandwiches, subs, burgers and lite fare.

Pino Gelato offers authentic Italian gelato, sorbetto, milkshakes, smoothies, coffee and specialty items. Along with handcrafted treats for lunch & dinner.  Located at the Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island.

Airport Veterinary Clinic – A full service clinic located in the heart of Destin.  Also offering boarding & grooming services.  Proud supporter of the Destin Dog Park.