One of the first official leash-free beaches in the United States. It is a landmark in the community of Ocean Beach at the end of I-8 at the mouth of the San Diego River. Dog Beach is a special place where people and pets, beach lovers and surfers celebrate the spirit of Ocean Beach, California, one of southern California's last true beach towns.
Before you head out be sure to review Dog Beach Etiquette: The Do's and Dont's
. Need beach supplies for your dog? Visit our pet travel store to find pet travel bowls
, poop bags
, pet life jackets
, and more!