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Pet-Friendly Senior Living in Indianapolis

The Indianapolis area has many pet-friendly communities that feature services such as assisting living and independent living and allow seniors to have dogs. While you are out and about exploring local attractions, bring your dog with you as there are a variety of restaurants in the metro area of the city that welcome your furry companions. Some eateries feature delectable pet treats on their menu for your dog to enjoy while you indulge in your own favorite meal.

Senior Community Options that Allow Pets

The Indianapolis area is home to almost 200 senior living communities, options of which include assisted living and independent living residences. Pets are welcome at many of these complexes, most of which feature spacious grounds where seniors can walk and exercise their dogs. Westside Garden Plaza, located about 20 minutes from downtown Indianapolis, is a Fido-friendly assisted living facility that allows seniors to have furry companions. Westside Garden offers aging in place services and has on site beauty and barber services.

Rosewalk at Lutherwoods, which is located about 15 minutes west of metro Indianapolis, is a pet-friendly assisted living complex that provides it residents with complimentary transportation and a variety of activities. Meadow Brook Senior Living is another Fido-friendly assisted living facility conveniently located northwest of Indianapolis in the community of Fishers. Features at Meadow Brook include a variety of social gatherings and classes to help seniors stay connected and active.

Local Eateries that are Fido-Friendly

Many restaurants within the Indianapolis area are pet-friendly eating establishments that welcome the furry friends of their patrons. Seniors can bring their dogs with them when visiting more than 30 eateries in the city. Well-behaved dogs can sit alongside their senior owners while they enjoy their meal at outdoor tables. Fido-friendly eateries in the Indianapolis area that welcome your furry friends include Petite Chou by Patachou and Milano Inn.

If you want a restaurant that has items on their menu for dogs, Petite Chou by Patachou gets top reviews. The eatery has everything from seafood to burgers on their menu, and even features pet treats made by the local Three Dog Bakery to share with your dog while you indulge in a delicious meal. The Milano Inn is a favorite among patrons that enjoy Italian-American style food and has a pet-friendly outside courtyard so your furry companion can accompany you and enjoy a staff-provided treat and bowl of refreshing water.

Parks, Trails, and Greenways that Love Pets

If you are looking for places to take your dog to enjoy outdoor activities in the Indianapolis area, maintains a listing of area parks, trails, and greenways. Seniors that want to let their dogs run free within a safe area can visit Paul Ruster Bark Park, which has two secure fenced-in areas where dogs can run, romp, and play with each other. A pass is required to enter the park, but on the plus side, it is well maintained and clean. If you are in search of hiking trails that let you explore new paths along with your furry friend, the Central Canal Greenway Trail is Fido-friendly and welcomes pets.

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