Tips for hiking with your dog in the Okanagan

Before you hit the trails, consider these things.

Written by KelownaNow with Fairfield Animal Hospital

Now that the smoke is beginning to clear in the valley, pet owners will want to be getting outside and hiking with their furry friends again, and living in the Okanagan provides us with some of the best places to do so!

Before you hit the trails, here are some things to consider:

Do your homework

Always do your research before heading out. Nothing is worse than arriving to a trail only to find out it's not dog-friendly!

Familiarize yourself with who else might be using the trail. Many trails around the Okanagan are shared with mountain bikers, trail runners, and equestrians.

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