Please check with the individual innkeeper on specific policies regarding pets. Policies vary by establishment--some innkeepers have a limited number of rooms, may exclude some type of pets, or have damage deposit requirements. Please clean up after your pet, and keep it leashed when outside (we don't want you to lose your pet!).
Q. Are dogs allowed in the state parks/county parks in Door County?
A. Dogs are allowed in the state parks as long as they are on a leash, attended to at all times and cleaned up after. They are not allowed in state park's beached or designated picnic areas. Dogs are allowed in select county parks throughout the county as long as they are on a leash and cleaned up after.
Q. Are dogs allowed on any of the ferries to Washington Island?
A. Dogs are allowed on the Washington Island Car Ferry as long as they remain in the vehicle, or on the lower deck with a leash. Dogs ride for free.
Q. Are dogs allowed on any beaches?
A. Dogs are allowed at a few beaches in the county, but they are scattered throughout the county. Signs posted at each beach will indicate if no dogs are allowed.
Q. Do I need to let the innkeeper know that I am bringing my pet even though they are on the pets allowed list?
A. Yes, you will need to inform the innkeeper at the time you make your reservation that you are planning on bringing your pet. Some places have designated areas for visitors traveling with pets.
Q. Is there a fee when I bring my pet?
A. Policies may vary, so please check with the innkeeper of the place where you're staying.
Q. Can I leave my pet unattended in the room when I go out for a meal?
A. For the comfort of your pet, most innkeepers do not allow you to leave your pet unattended.
Q. Will lodging properties take any size pet?
A. You will need to ask the innkeeper what their policy is when making your reservation.
Q. Do I need to have my well behaved pet on a leash?
A. Most places require you to have your pet on a leash, but guidelines may vary, so please check with the innkeeper of the place where you're staying.
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