Camping with Dogs – Campground Etiquette
By Julee Meltzer and Jack Meltzer
Camping Etiquette for Dogs
1) Always keep your dog on a leash:
This sounds so trite and as a dog owner you have heard it time and time again. But, it is one of the most common problems. There are a number of issues associated with letting your dog off-leash in a campground. First, they could get lost while running after a rabbit, deer, or coyote. Second, there might be a bigger, dog-aggressive dog tied up in the next campsite that could eat your dog for lunch. Third, you are giving the rest of us a bad rap and the campground might decide to ban dogs. Enough said, I hope.
2) Call ahead: