Dog Parks in Collier and Lee County Florida

Discover the best dog parks in Collier and Lee County, Florida, for an unforgettable canine adventure. Explore these dog-friendly havens, packed with useful tips, top-notch facilities, and expert insights.

Welcome to the ultimate guide on dog parks in Collier and Lee County, Florida! If you're a dog owner or lover residing in this beautiful region or planning a visit with your furry companion, you've come to the right place. This comprehensive article will take you on an exciting journey through the best dog parks in the area, highlighting their features, amenities, and the joys of spending quality time with your canine buddy.

Let's em-bark on a paw-some adventure to explore the finest dog parks in Collier and Lee County, Florida. These green havens offer dogs a chance to frolic off-leash, socialize with other pups, and enjoy the great outdoors. Whether you have a playful pup or a senior canine, these parks cater to all ages, sizes, and breeds. So, grab your leash, some doggie treats, and let's dive in!

Looking for homes or condos in gated communities that allow large dogs? Check out some of the listings in Naples.

Top Picks in Collier County

Naples Dog Park

Also known as Central Bark. Spanning over an acre of beautifully landscaped, fenced green space, the park features a shade structure with benches and drinking fountains, providing comfort for both pet owners and their furry pals. 99 Riverside Circle, Naples

Rover Run Dog Park

Located on the south side of Veterans Park off Immokalee Road, this park offers separate play areas for small and large dogs, ensuring everyone has a safe and enjoyable time. The lush landscape and shaded spots make it a perfect spot for year-round playdates. 1895 Veterans Park Drive, Naples

Golden Gate Paws Park

Golden Gate Paws Park is located in the Golden Gate Community Park. This parks offer playgrounds not only for your four-legged baby but also for your children, making them perfect spots for a fun family outing. 3300 Santa Barbara Blvd, Naples

Canine Cove

Canine Cove Dog Park is located at the Mackle Park in Marco Island. The one-and-a-half acre park provides plenty of room for dogs to play off-leash in a safe, double-gated environment. The park is divided into two separate areas for dogs to enjoy, one for over 25 pounds, the other for under 25 pounds. The park is equipped with water fountains and benches.1361 Andalusa Terrace, Marco Island

Keeywadin Island Beach

The only dog-friendly beach in Collier County is accessible only by boat and is located on a barrier island between Naples and Marco Island.

Dog Parks in Lee County

Bark-N-Play Park

Bonita’s dog park is a wooded, spacious park that spans approximately six acres. There are separate areas for small, medium, and large dogs. The park also offers a covered pavilion, a dog washing station, benches and picnic tables. 11071 E. Terry Street, Bonita Springs

K-9 Corral Dog Park

This dog park features two play areas for small and large dogs. It also offers water and shower stations for our four-legged friends to use. 9200 Corkscrew Palms Blvd, Estero

Bonita Beach Dog Park

Dogs may run free in a beautiful beach setting. A dog rinse-off shower station is on-site. This is a self-monitored facility, owners to pick up after their pets and are responsible for their dog’s behavior.

To ensure the safety and well-being of all park visitors, there are certain rules to follow. Dogs must remain on a leash until they enter the designated dog park area and should have a current Collier or Lee County license and be fully vaccinated. 14436 Bonita Beach Causeway

Finding Pet-Friendly Communities in Naples and Southwest Florida

If you are a dog lover, you understand the importance of having your furry friend by your side, just like a family member. When it comes to living in gated communities in Naples, the pet policy can be as diverse as the paint colors on the walls. These policies often include restrictions on the size, breed, and number of pets allowed. While it's usually not challenging to find a lovely home within your budget if you have a small dog like a chihuahua, the search becomes more complex if you have a larger breed, such as a 70-pound lab.

As a fellow dog enthusiast, I understand how important it is to keep the whole “family” together, including the four-legged members. I have had the pleasure of assisting numerous clients in their quest to find the perfect piece of paradise in Naples that warmly accommodates both their human and canine family members. It's important to note that community rules may change over time, and even within a single community, there can be variations in pet policies among different subdivisions. However, most communities, regardless of size, tend to prohibit aggressive breeds. Rest assured, I am committed to working with you to locate a suitable home for both you and your pet, no matter how large. As we embark on our search together, I will provide you with the most up-to-date rules and regulations.

Keep in mind that pet policies can differ significantly from one community to another. Having a knowledgeable and understanding Realtor® by your side, taking your needs into consideration, becomes crucial. If you are ready to begin your search for that perfect piece of paradise where both you and your furry companion can be paws-atively happy, please contact me.

County and City Rules and Regulations

Collier County Laws for Pet Owners

Lee County Laws for Pet Owners

City of Naples Laws for Pet Owners

City of Marco Island Laws for Pet Owners

 Check out some of the listings of homes or condos in gated communities that allow big dogs.

Big Dog Friendly Properties in Naples March 1, 2024
856
Listed
67
Avg. DOM
$533.73
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$939,500
Med. List Price
856 Properties
Page 1 of 72
$419,000
Neighborhood: Reflection Lakes
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,747
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
358
Days on Site
223018461
MLS
$669,000
Neighborhood: Nottingham
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,989
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
229
Days on Site
223051779
MLS
$430,000
Neighborhood: Reflection Lakes
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,842
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
179
Days on Site
223063621
MLS
$489,000
Neighborhood: Island Walk
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,680
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
178
Days on Site
223064649
MLS
$839,000
Neighborhood: Laurel Lakes
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,642
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
171
Days on Site
223062821
MLS
$3,800,000
Neighborhood: Grand Bay At Pelican Bay
4
Beds
4
Baths
3,225
Sq.Ft.
1991
Year Built
170
Days on Site
223066515
MLS
$515,000
Neighborhood: Village Walk
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,693
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
160
Days on Site
223069505
MLS
$379,800
Neighborhood: Reflection Lakes
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,938
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
152
Days on Site
223071774
MLS
$489,900
Neighborhood: Island Walk
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,540
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
152
Days on Site
223069493
MLS
$15,995,000
Neighborhood: Bay Colony Shores
5
Beds
6F21/2
Baths
7,780
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
152
Days on Site
222079366
MLS
$14,995,000
Neighborhood: Bay Colony Shores
5
Beds
5F21/2
Baths
6,354
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
152
Days on Site
222079734
MLS
$11,500,000
Neighborhood: Quail West
5
Beds
6F31/2
Baths
11,616
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
152
Days on Site
222088046
MLS

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