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Top Rated Veterinarian in Indian Trail, NC Indian Trail Animal Hospital


Located in the southern portion of the Piedmont region of North Carolina, Indian Trail is a rapidly growing suburb approximately 10 miles southeast of Charlotte in Union County. Indian Trail is located in the northwestern portion of Union County, which is among the 10 fastest-growing counties in the United States. It is bordered by seven other municipalities, in addition to unincorporated portions of Union County. Its proximity to Charlotte and the regional transportation network it enjoys should continue to generate growth and development within its boundaries.

Pet Laws in Indian Trail

According to Indian Trail ordinances pertaining to pets, all dogs that are allowed outside an owner’s primary residence shall be required to wear some form of identification. Additionally, all pet waste must be picked up. North Carolina rabies law requires that all owned dogs, cats, and ferrets must be vaccinated against rabies by four months of age and must be kept current
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Pet Friendly Activities in Indian Trail

Crooked Creek Dog Park
Location: 5900 Oakwood Lane, Indian Trail, NC 28079
ITAH sponsors the Town of Indian Trail Dog park at Crooked Creek Park. Operating Hours are from 8 a.m. to sunset. The Dog Park is a fenced-in area that will remain locked at all times. A copy of each pet’s Rabies Vaccination Certificate, Bordetella, and an official updated list of DHLPP (Distemper/Hepatitis/Leptospirosis/Parvo/Parainfluenza) record provided by the pet’s veterinarian, which must be attached to the application form (include given and expiration dates for all vaccines). And Proof of Identity: A valid Driver’s License/ID card with current address. **Please note that this is operated by the Town of Indian Trail and fees may apply pending your location of residence**

Dogwood Park
Location: 121 Lester Davis Road, Waxhaw, NC, US
Amenities at the 22.5 acre park include paved and unpaved trails, picnic/grill sites, handicapped accessible fishing pier, dog park (separate sections for small and large dogs).

Davie Dog Park
Location: 4635 Pineville-Matthews Rd, Charlotte, NC, US, 28226
This park is a five-acre, fenced-in, off-leash area for dogs. There are two separate fenced-in secure sections to the new dog park - one for dogs >20lbs (large) and another for dogs less than 20lbs (small).

Fetching Meadow at McAlpine Creek Park
Location: 8711 Monroe Rd, Charlotte, NC, US, 28212
This park is a one-acre, fenced-in, off-leash area for dogs.

Pet Friendly Restaurants in Indian Trail

The Dog Bar
Location: 3307 N Davidson St, Charlotte, NC, 28205
The Dog Bar in Charlotte, NC is THE place to bring Fido in the Queen City. Located in the NoDa Arts District, the bar serves beer, wine, and liquor, and allows dogs of all shapes and sizes both indoors and out. All dogs are welcome, as long as they are well-behaved and are up to date on vaccinations. There is a membership fee of $10 per dog, which can be picked up on the first visit. Just be sure to bring Fido's vaccination records.

Angry Ale's
Location: 531 Indian Trail Road South, Indian Trail, NC 28079
Neighborhood bar & grill near Park Rd & Woodlawn Rd serving American food with a spacious patio where dogs are always welcome. Menu features po'boys, chicken sandwiches, mac and cheese, jambalaya, baby back ribs, and Cajun chicken pasta.

Bruster's
Location: 531 Indian Trail Road South, Indian Trail, NC 28079
Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

The Lodge
Location: 7725 Colony Rd #4, Charlotte, NC, 28226
Burgers, burgers, burgers. Beef, bison, turkey, veggie... they have it all! Also sandwiches, fries, fried pickles, jalapeno poppers and much more. This is a great place to grab a beer and watch the game. And the best part is that you can do it all with your best buddy next to you because dogs are allowed on the outdoor patio. The Lodge opens daily at 11am.

Lucky Dog Bark and Brew - Charlotte
Location: 2220 Thrift Rd Charlotte, NC 28208
Lucky Dog Bark and Brew is a dog-friendly sports bar with an indoor/outdoor dog park. It is a 21-and-up establishment, so they only welcome furry children. Lucky Dog also offers doggie daycare, overnight boarding, and baths. On Tuesdays, you can order a beer and give your dog a bath for $15. This service is first-come, first-serve, and starts at 5pm. Lucky Dog Bark and Brew is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 11pm and Friday to Saturday from 7am to 12am.

Pet Friendly Accommodations in Indian Trail

Indian Trail Airbnb Rentals
Location: Indian Trail, North Carolina
Pet policies are determined by the individual host of each Airbnb property. For more information on the pet fee, weight limit and other restrictions at a particular property in Indian Trail, please contact the host directly or read the 'house rules' section of their listing.

AC Hotel by Marriott Charlotte City Center
Location: 220 East Trade St, Charlotte, NC 28202
AC Hotel by Marriott Charlotte City Center welcomes two pets of any size for an additional fee of $100 per stay.

Staybridge Suites Charlotte Ballantyne
Location: 15735 John J Delaney Dr, Charlotte, NC 28277-2747
Staybridge Suites Charlotte Ballantyne welcomes two pets up to 80 lbs. The additional fee is $75 (for stays of 1 to 6 nights), $150 (for stays of 7 to 29 nights), or $250 (for longer stays). Both dogs and cats are accepted, but pets may not be left in the room unattended. Treats are available at the front desk, and there is a pet relief area with waste stations on the property.

Recommended Pet Services in Indian Trail

Indian Trail Animal Hospital
Location: 160 Corporate Blvd Indian Trail NC, 28079
Indian Trail Animal Hospital is a full-service AAHA-accredited veterinary hospital servicing the Indian Trail, NC area for over 25 years, and is considered a leader in veterinary medicine in our region. Featuring a variety of pet services such as high-quality pet medical care, dentistry, boarding services, grooming, and more. At Indian Trail Animal Hospital, we believe that your pet is a part of the family, yours, and ours. That is why we have made it our mission to provide comprehensive and compassionate veterinary care and that is in the best interests of you and your furriest family member. If you are in the Indian Trail area and are looking for a caring veterinary team to help make sure your pet remains in good health, we are nearby and ready to help.

Indian Trail Dog Training
Contact: 980-269-4517
At Indian Trail Dog Training we teach people how to effectively communicate with their dogs using positive reinforcement and humane, fear free behavior modification techniques. They are a top tier choice for dog training at Indian Trail Animal Hospital

Free Will Animal Training
Contact: Text 704-761-8DOG (8364) or email [email protected]
We offer stress-free, positive-reinforcement animal training services in Charlotte, NC! They are a top tier choice for dog training at Indian Trail Animal Hospital

DoodyCalls
Location: 4132 Silvermere Way, Charlotte, NC, US, 28269
DoodyCalls provides dog pooper scooper service for your yard, patio/deck deodorizing, as well as pet dog waste station set up and maintenance for communities.

Midwood Barkery
Location: 3100 Monroe Road, Charlotte, NC, US, 28205
Our mission is to be the best pet service around. We believe it is necessary to nurture the mind, body, and souls of animals.

ScooperDude Pet Waste Removal Service
Location: PO Box 1239, Matthews, NC, US, 28106
ScooperDude has been scooping the Greater Charlotte area since 2003. Their service area includes Waxhaw to Huntersville, Harrisburg to the River. Their trucks and personnel are clearly marked, insured and licensed, and they are members of the association of animal waste specialists.

Pet Related Groups in Indian Trail

Greyhound Friends of North Carolina
Address: Greyhound Friends of NC P.O. Box 746 Summerfield, NC 27358
Greyhound Friends of North Carolina (GFNC) – a 501(c)(3) nonprofit – is an established adoption agency providing retired racing greyhounds a path to lifelong placement into loving homes, ensuring their health and welfare, and educating the public about greyhounds as pets. We support and endorse relationships with organizations and groups which practice humane and ethical treatment of their dogs.

Friends of Feral Felines
Address: P.O. Box 473385 Charlotte NC 28247
Friends of Feral Felines is a nonprofit organization committed to the humane management of feral and community cats. We help the public trap, sterilize, vaccinate, and return feral cats.

Important Organizations in Indian Trail

Union County Animal Shelter
Address: 3340 Presson Rd. Monroe, NC 28112
Union County cares about its four-legged residents too!

Humane Society of Union County
Address: P.O. Box 473385 Charlotte NC 28247
For more than 30 years, the Humane Society of Union County has been busy in this little corner of the planet. As a foster-based rescue, our puppies, kittens, dogs and cats live in volunteers’ homes while eagerly awaiting their forever families.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Animal Services
Address: 8315 Byrum Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217
We are a multi-faceted agency dedicated to providing the citizens of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County with animal care services. We are an organization that values community partnerships and working jointly to build a better world for animals and the people who own them.

Pet Friendly Events in Indian Trail

MAYPaws in the Park - Town of Indian Trail
Address: 320 Chestnut Parkway, Indian Trail, NC 28079
Vendors, demonstrations, contests, mini off-leash area for pup playdates and giveaways - you sure don't want to miss this pup-tacular event! So load up your paw-fect furry friend and join in the fun! All Indian Trail Parks & Rec events are FREE to attend.

MAYPups 'N Pints
Address: W North Main St, Waxhaw, NC, US, 28173
Mark your calendars for Pups 'N Pints! This dog friendly event will be held from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM at gravel lot and street near Mary O'Neill's in Waxhaw, NC, US. So come have fun and help raise money for South Charlotte Dog Rescue's Emergency Medical Fund.

SEPTEMBERFido Fest
Address: 1111 Metropolitan Ave, Ste. 300, Charlotte, NC, 28204
Fido Fest! This dog friendly event will be held from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM in September at METROPOLITAN in Charlotte, NC, US. Admission is free.

OCTOBERMid Atlantic Pug Rescue's Annual Pugfest
Address: 13835 South Lakes Dr, Charlotte, NC, 28273
Mark your calendars for Mid Atlantic Pug Rescue's Annual Pugfest! This dog friendly event will be held at Lucky Dog Bark and Brew Steele Creek in Charlotte, NC, US. Admission is $15 per person and benefits Mid Atlantic Pug Rescue.

NOVEMBERMutts & Mimosas Brunch
Address: 2161 Hawkins St, Charlotte, NC, 28203
Bring your furry friends & enjoy the sunshine & some very tasty beverages!! Pup vendors AND adoptable furry balls of cuteness available for adoption. Part Proceeds to The Humane Society of Charlotte.

Our Favorite Businesses in Indian Trail

Indian Trail Dog Training
Contact: 980-269-4517
Our top tier choice for dog training! At Indian Trail Dog Training we teach people how to effectively communicate with their dogs using positive reinforcement and humane, fear free behavior modification techniques.

Free Will Animal Training
Contact: Text 704-761-8DOG (8364) or email [email protected]
Our top tier choice for dog training! We offer stress-free, positive-reinforcement animal training services in Charlotte, NC!

Sara's Dog Gone Grooming
Location: 1001 Van Buren Ave, Indian Trail, NC 28079
Our top tier choice for dog grooming! We are a full-service pet salon and spa, open Tue-Sat, to pamper your furry family members! We groom all breeds and sizes of dogs and cats!

Indian Trail Animal Hospital has been proudly servicing the Indian Trail, NC area for over 25 years, and is the top go-to-resource for local pet care. Located on the west side of Corporate Boulevard, north of Unionville Indian Trail Road.