Pets Welcome in Omaha

Travel and pets go hand-in-hand for millions of travelers, and Omaha makes visiting with your trusty companion easy. Here’s inspiration on making your trip with your pet smoother (and more memorable).

When it comes to hotels, AAA Four-Diamond Hotel Deco greets furry friends at the front desk with a sign and water bowl. Other hotels where pets receive exceptional service include Magnolia Hotel Omaha, Residence Inn by Marriott Omaha Downtown (including a special offer), Element Omaha Midtown Crossing and EVEN Hotel. For a full list of pet-friendly hotels, click here.

For an experience Fido will remember, think spas, parks and bars. The Green Spot is a one-stop shop for your dog, offering services like “pup pedicures” and teeth brushing, a doggie bakery, and dog washes (hey, it’s vacation, right?). Dewey Dog Park is open year-round and features an agility course, running water and a splash pad, a self-cleaning synthetic turf, chairs, benches and canopies. The Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge, or Bob, welcomes humans and pets alike. Friendly reminder: pick up after your four-legged friend. For socializing fun for both dogs and their humans will enjoy, Omaha Dog Bar and Barks and Brews offer play space with food and drink options.

Humans need to eat, and dogs are welcome at restaurant, brewery and bar patios all over the city, including at Nite Owl and Finicky Frank’s. At Benson Brewery’s biergarten your pooch has access to a water station for dogs and batches of dog treats made in-house. Click here to see dog-friendly events happening in Omaha.

Browse below and find the pet-centric places that will be perfect during your Omaha visit.

  • 1213 S 14th St

Check this watering hole for dogs and their people. This professionally monitored and maintained bark park includes a bar and eatery for owners to relax and socialize. It's a bar for the whole family!

  • N 112th St
  • (402) 444-5955

Omaha's first official dog park is an enclosed outdoor area designed for safe, off-leash play between dogs. The dog park features five acres as an "All Dog Area" and a separate two-acre area for small dogs. Pet friendly outdoor areas.

  • 32nd and Woolworth
  • (402) 444-5955

Pet friendly outdoor areas. A 2.1 acre off-leash dog area. The rolling landscape of the dog park is divided into three separate dog run areas. There is a .5 acre small dog area and two large dog areas, each on approximately .8 acres.

  • 705 Riverfront Dr
  • (402) 444-5900

This stunning, 3,000-foot long walkway stretches across the Missouri River, giving pedestrians a spectacular view of Omaha’s skyline and an almost airborne experience. On the Nebraska side, enjoy the 3-acre Omaha Plaza with an interactive water jet fountain, and access to the…

  • 522½ S 24th St
  • (402) 502-7650

Get your kitty cuddle time at this completely unique cafe. Cats roam free and, for a small fee, guests enjoy a cuddle session. Cats are also available for adoption - how's that for a souvenir?

  • 16406 N 292nd St
  • (402) 944-WILD (9453)

Open for the 2024 season. Wildlife Safari Park is a four-mile, drive-through North American wildlife adventure. Visitors feel like they're on an actual safari, coming face-to-face with North American plants and animals such as elk, white-tailed deer, bison, pronghorn antelope and…

  • 11001 S 48th St
  • (402) 331-5500

On your next Omaha Weekend, stop by and enjoy a little country experience. Pick your own berries and pumpkins while visiting livestock and viewing farm antiques, you can even experience our unique play areas patterned after what life was like for kids 40 to 100 years ago. We…

  • 230 S 25th St #3
  • (402) 452-3085

Zen Coffee Company promotes unity and a shared love of coffee. Find joy in every high quality note of origin sourced coffee, with the bonus of making friends in an unexpected place. Zen creates a unique place where customers can socialize with each other in a comfortable and…

  • 550 Turner Blvd

Open year-round, the newly-opened off-leash Dewey Dog Park features an agility course, running water and a splash pad in warmer months, a self-cleaning synthetic turf, chairs, benches and canopies.


  • 522 S 24th St
  • (402) 502-7600

This midtown spot offers natural food and treats, along with typical grooming services for dogs and cats, with indulgent experiences including a Blueberry Facial Scrub and Calming Aromatherapy.

  • 1110 S 71st St Tenant K
  • (402) 614-7768

Located in the heart of Omaha, The Green Spot is a one-stop shop for your dog, offering services like “pup pedicures” and teeth brushing, a doggie bakery, and dog washes.