Many local businesses allow well-behaved dogs as guests! Look for the Pet-Friendly Battle Creek decal on the door of local businesses, or click here to see locations that allow dogs.

There are many places to take your dog for exercise in Battle Creek! Click here to see a list of dog parks, dog-friendly parks and walking trails and get active with your dog!

Looking to move? Don't forget your pets. Check out our list of pet-friendly apartments before you sign your lease!

Pet-Friendly Battle Creek is a collaboration between the Humane Society of South Central Michigan and the City of Battle Creek, created for the purpose of inspiring a more pet-friendly community. On this site you will find:

  • A listing of local businesses that allow social, well-behaved dogs on-leash
  • A listing of local apartments with pet-friendly policies
  • Local hotels that allow pets
  • Information on dog parks, dog-friendly parks and dog-friendly walking trails
  • Information on animal licensing and animal ordinances for the City of Battle Creek
  • A calendar of upcoming dog-focused and dog-friendly events
  • A listing of Pet-Friendly Battle Creek partnering organizations

If you have information to add, or questions about this site or animal issues in our community, please email us.