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Things to do with your Dog in Rancho Santa Margarita

Things to do with your Dog in Rancho Santa Margarita

Looking for a fun activity to do with your furriest member of the family? A hike and dinner combo is something you’re looking for then you came to the right place. Below are suggestions we think dog owners should know if you live in Rancho Santa Margarita. We have suggestions on dog friendly hikes, dog friendly restaurants, and other useful resources for any dog owner.   

Dog-Friendly Hikes in Rancho Santa Margarita

The following recommendations are the best hikes or walks you can take your dog in Rancho Santa Margarita. Rancho Santa Margarita has a few locations so we gave recommendations on cities nearby.  

Lago Santa Margarita In Rancho Santa Margarita

Holy Jim Falls Trail in Trabuco Canyon

O’Neill Regional Park in Trabuco

Pinecrest Park in Mission Viejo

La Paws Dog Park in Mission Viejo

Pet Resources In Rancho Santa Margarita

In this section we want to give you resources for that may come in handy for your dog. We included a 24 hour emergency room, daycare, training, and pet supplies store.

Pet Supply in Rancho Santa Margarita

PetSmart in Rancho Santa Margarita

Banderas Pet Hospital & Boarding in Rancho Santa Margarita Closes at 6PM.

BrightCare 24 Hour Vet Emergency Room in Mission Viejo

Wags & Wiggles for dog daycare services, boarding and training

Pet Friendly Restaurants in Rancho Santa Margarita

These are 10 pet friendly restaurants in Rancho Santa Margarita California. All these restaurants welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. From the research these were the best restaurants to take your dog to dinner.

The Blind Pig

Cinnamon Productions

Board & Brew

The Trough

Natraj’s Indian Bistro

Selma’s Chicago Pizzeria

The Parkway American Grill

Panera Bread

Philly’s Best Cheesesteaks

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt

We’re going to keep adding to this post to add as many resources as we can. If there are any resources that you know of please comment and let us know!

COVID-19 Alert

BrightCare Veterinary Group takes the safety of our staff and clients very seriously. We continue to monitor the changes related to COVID-19.

BrightCare has enacted specific protocols as recommended by the CDC in order to stay open as an essential business for our community.

• Only essential staff are allowed in the building as our lobby is closed to clients.
• Our facility has enacted curbside check in and check out. Please call 949-716-9270 upon arrival. Inform the staff of the make, model, and color of your vehicle.
• Wait in your vehicle as a staff member will be out to come get your pet. Continue to stay in your vehicle until you are instructed further.
• All persons entering our facility are required to wear a face covering.
• Maintain social distancing guidelines of 6 feet when able.
• If you are sick, we request that another individual bring your pet for you. Our staff members can communicate with you via phone and email.

Thank you for your patience during this unprecedented time.