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Brohard Paw Park

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1999 Harbor Dr S Venice, Venice, FL 34285
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Dog-Gone Fun!

Took our dog to this beach for the very first time. Parking was ok, but we arrived kinda early... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
SmokieBr
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Chicago, Illinois
Doggy Heaven

We took our Labrador 4 times during our recent week long vacation in Venice. She started getting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John W
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dog beach” (71 reviews)
“great dog” (16 reviews)
“off leash” (14 reviews)
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1999 Harbor Dr S Venice, Venice, FL 34285
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Took our dog to this beach for the very first time. Parking was ok, but we arrived kinda early. Afternoon, folks were parking in 'no parking' areas, which made it a bit difficult to maneuver out of the parking lot. There are several gated entries....More

1  Thank SmokieBr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our Labrador 4 times during our recent week long vacation in Venice. She started getting excited just at the mention of taking her to the "beach"... lots of other big and small dogs played well together while being able to take a swim...More

2  Thank John W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Want some joy in your life? There's nothing like watching a bunch of dogs at the beach to see what true joy is! A great place for dogs and their people too!

1  Thank nadine695
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We take our Springer Spaniel there at least twice a week for the 3 months we are in Venice. The dogs are well behaved and most owners are very friendly. the beach is clean as everyone cleans up after their dog. Our dog loves his...More

1  Thank Jim D
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We have only been there once and we only saw big dogs. We will give it another try once we live in the area in a few weeks.

1  Thank dutchlove
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I love bringing my dogs to this paw park and they love it too! There are always tons of dogs here for my dogs to play with and all the parents are usually very friendly. Some people come specifically just to let their dog stretch...More

3  Thank librajulz
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Seeing all the dogs running and splashing and just having a ball is fun for everyone. If you have a dog and visit Venice don't miss going to the paw park. The dogs know when the beach is close and just start smiling and wiggling...More

1  Thank dfingles60
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Our dog loves this beach and so do all the rest of the dogs too. They have a blast and it's so nice to be able to sit and watch the fun. We live on the Island so it is beyond convenient. We have never...More

1  Thank Kathe M
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My dog had a blast running up and down the beach "chasing" waves. Most of the bigger dogs are very well behaved. The little ones tend to snap. Opposite of what one would think.... When another dog got close, I just put mine back on...More

1  Thank jokt2016
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Well, if you have a lab or any dog who likes to chase frisbees into the water, this is the place. My dog and I have been coming here for a long time. However, I do not recommend bringing a picnic lunch. One family spread...More

2  Thank Patti D
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Josie S
29 July 2017|
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Response from Claire G | Reviewed this property |
7:00 a.m. til dusk, but I've been there at 6:30 a.m. when there's enough light with no problem. Local daily users do a great job of picking up after their dogs. Weekenders, not so much although the paw park and sidewalk to... More
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teachandpreach
29 March 2017|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Brohard dog park is directly next to/south of Sharkey's on the pier and a couple miles south of Venice, Fl.
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BeSane
31 December 2016|
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Response from Aldona O | Reviewed this property |
The actual beach is not fenced in. After you park your car, the area that you enter is fenced in. That's where the dogs can get water and play. Then you exit another gate, and there's a couple of minutes walk along a path... More
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