Our goal is to enrich your life with your dog by connecting you to dog friendly activities in Seacoast New Hampshire and Southern Maine. Whether you are new to the area, have been here for years or are vacationing we have something for you and your dog to do.

Dog Beaches

Dog Friendly Trails

Dog friendly hiking trails for you to explore!

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Dog Beaches

Dog Beaches

Check out some of the best beaches that allow dogs!

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Scenic Dog Walks

Scenic Dog Walks

Scenic strolls to enjoy!

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In Remembrance of War Dogs

On this Memorial Day, please pause to remember our smallest soldiers who gave the ultimate sacrifice.  Located at the Hillside Acre Animal Cemetery in Methuen, Massachusetts are two monuments dedicated to the memory of War Dogs for their unwavering loyalty and dedication to their country.  In addition, nestled among the 18,000 graves in this tranquil pet […]

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Golden Moments and Mischief

On May 20, 2017 over 100 Golden Retrievers from across New England and beyond gathered at Dog Mountain in St. Johnsbury, Vermont with a purpose; to support the critical research of the Morris Foundation Golden Retriever Lifetime Study, to honor the important mission of Yankee Golden Retriever Rescue, to remember special Golden angels and to […]

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Maine and New Hampshire Dog Beaches

Here at Living with a Golden, we are all about getting out and enjoying life with our dogs.  There’s no better way to celebrate Summer than visiting the Dog Friendly Beaches in New Hampshire and Maine!  Before heading out here’s a quick reference guide on the Dog Beach Rules for Maine and New Hampshire beaches. […]

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Pine Point Beach, Scarborough, ME

Of the three dog friendly beaches in Scarborough, Maine, Pine Point Beach at Hurd Park offers the most options for dogs, but be aware of the pipping plover restrictions.  Scarborough has very specific rules as to where dogs are allowed during the spring and summer in order to protect the endangered pipping plover shorebirds.  However, […]

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