Pets Are Welcome: 19 Dog-Friendly Businesses in Terre Haute

We’re not the only ones excited about spending time outside. Our furry friends love to tag along for fun adventure in the sunshine and here are some of the best spots in Terre Haute to bring your pup (or cat…or hamster?) along with you! This is not our usual focus on, but we think dog-friendly Terre Haute information is valuable for pet-loving families! Have we missed a pet-friendly place? Have the rules changed in one of our local stores? If so, let us know!

Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Terre Haute

Sonka’s Irish Pub
Grab a brew and enjoy the patio with fido!

Fifi’s Lunchbox
Featuring their Stiffy Green sandwich, this pet-friendly lunch spot welcomes your furry friends on the patio.

Pup cup anyone? Starbucks welcomes your pets in their outdoor seating space!

Java Haute
Local coffee and great food enjoyed with your pet on this relaxing patio!

Terre Haute Brewing Company
Bring your pup along for a great meal and some great beer at this local brewery!

Sycamore Winery
Is there anything more relaxing than a nice glass of wine and an evening out with your pup? This popular location also allows pets in their outdoor space!

Water Tower Estates
With ample outdoor seating this adorable winery makes for a great location for date night or ladies night out with your pet in tow! Pets are welcome in the outdoor area.

Pet Friendly Shopping in Terre Haute

Here are a few local businesses that allow your (leashed, vaccinated, mannerly) dog to tag along and even ride right in the shopping cart!

Rural King

Tractor Supply


Terre Haute Academy Sports. We called to ask, and they said, “Yes! We’re pet-friendly as long as the pets are friendly!” Clever answer, right?



Dog-Friendly Recreation in Terre Haute

Fairbanks Bark Park
At Fairbanks Park along the Wabash River you can find a great spot for Fido to run and play! The Fairbanks Bark Park is divided in to space for large and small dogs, with a few benches and tables for humans to sit and relax. Find out info and rules on the official website. 

Heritage Trail Pet Park 
Taking your pup for a stroll along the Heritage Trail might be treat enough for your pet; however, if you live at Heritage Trail Apartments, your pet has the added bonus of having a dog park to explore.

Terre Haute Humane Society
The Humane Society does so much to help rescue animals in our community, and they also welcome you to visit their dog park with your pet! You can visit the park throughout the year for a $25 annual membership.

Pet Boarding and Grooming in Terre Haute

Sycamore Dog Estate
Heading out of town for the weekend? Check out Sycamore Dog Estate for all of your boarding, daycare and training needs! This location in Cory gives your pet lots of room and run, play and learn. *They are currently undergoing a brief hiatus as the owner is on maternity leave, but check back Fall 2018 for updated booking.

Dapper Dog
The Dapper Doggie provides your pet with that spa day we all need from time to time. Specializing in grooming, they also provide boarding services for cats and dogs.

Ollie’s Canine Campus
This location near the Honey Creek Mall provides grooming, boarding and training services. In addition, they provide doggie day play if you need someone to watch over your canine pal during the your busy work days!

Terre Haute Pet Stores & DIY Doggie Wash

(Please note: local rescue and humane professionals would love for you to consider rescuing your pet and suggest researching breeders and breeding practices before bringing a new furry family member into your home!)

Pet Valu
Located on Wabash near Kroger this spot provides all of the supplies you need along with DIY Dog Wash facilities.

Pet Supplies Plus 
This store has anything your furry friend might need and also a dog wash facility which can come in handy during the colder months or after a muddy session at the bark park!

Lots of toys, treats and supplies for your animals big or small. They also have grooming and training services!

Petland Terre Haute
Supplies, treats, and animals ranging from fish to furry friends at the Terre Haute Petland located by the Honey Creek Mall.

Residents of the Wabash Valley love their pets. It is so great to see all of the wonderful businesses who support a pet friendly community! What are some of your favorite locations?

Typos happen and details change. Please confirm this information with business owners before bringing your pet to one of these dog-friendly Terre Haute locations.

Contributing Author Bio: Kelli White is a freelance writer and photographer who loves working with kids, families, and couples. She was born and raised in Terre Haute and recently returned home to Indiana after living in Atlanta for 10 years. When she isn’t busy photographing other families, she spends time making memories with her adorable daughter, handsome husband, and crazy rescue pup! For more info and to reach out to Kelli, you can find her through her website Kelli White Photography.