Pet Friendly Beaches in Connecticut

Pet Friendly Beaches in Connecticut

Dog friendly beaches are a pooches’ happy place! From frolicking in the surf, digging in the sand, and soaking up the sun - what’s not to love? Connecticut has dog friendly beaches that your pooch will really dig! We’ve sniffed out the best CT dog friendly beaches that you and your four-legged beach buddy can enjoy together.

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Top Pet Friendly Beaches in Connecticut

Fairfield, Connecticut
Penfield Beach is a 3.5 acre beachfront property that is a favorite for many Fairfielders. A great place to swim and sun along the Long Island Sound, it offers a long stretch of sandy beach. Dogs are permitted to enter Penfield beach only during t...
Fairfield, Connecticut
The largest of Fairfield's Beaches, this 27 acre site offers visitors a large sandy beach with great views of Long Island Sound. From October 1 - March 31, Jennings Beach welcomes pooches to enjoy the surf and sand. They also allow horses! Dog...
Westport, Connecticut

Compo Beach is a 29 acre park with an extensive sand beach along the shore of Long Island Sound and boarders the Saugatuck River. From Oct. 1 through March 30 dogs are allowed in designated off-leash areas.

East Lyme, Connecticut

Dogs are welcome at this beach as long as they are on-leash. Please be sure to pick up after your pooch. It has been reported Railroad Beach is closed until repairs to the bridge are completed in 2013.