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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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Higgins Beach – Scarborough, ME

Higgins Beach in Scarborough, Maine is a popular dog friendly beach, depending on when you visit.  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, if you follow the signs and obey the rules, you’re guaranteed to have […]

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Bay View Beach – Saco, ME

Bay View Beach in Saco, Maine is an excellent dog friendly beach because dogs are allowed all day!  Unlike most Maine Beaches where dogs are limited during the summer to the early morning hours or evenings, Saco beaches welcome dogs all day, as long as they are on-leash between the hours of 9:00 AM and […]

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Seabrook Beach, Seabrook, NH

Seabrook Beach is New Hampshire’s dog friendly hidden gem.  Dogs are required to be on-leash year round, and are limited to the hours of before 8:00 AM and after 6:00 PM from Memorial Day through Labor Day.  Before visiting please note that during the summer season, from Memorial Day through September 15, on-street parking is […]

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Seabrook Beach – Seabrook, NH

Seabrook Beach is New Hampshire’s dog friendly hidden gem.  Dogs are required to be on-leash year round, and are limited to the hours of before 8:00 AM and after 6:00 PM from Memorial Day through Labor Day.  Before visiting please note that during the summer season, from Memorial Day through September 15, on-street parking is […]

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Living with a Golden New Year Challenge!

Is your New Year’s Resolution to get more exercise?  Perhaps it is to spend more quality time with your dog?  Or how about explore new places?  If you answered yes to any of these, you’re in luck!  All you have to do is take the Living with a Golden New Year Challenge!  For the past […]

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Dog Friendly Maine Beaches

There are many dog friendly beaches in Maine.  Here is a quick reference on the dates and times dogs are allowed on town owned beaches in Maine during the Summer Season.  For more information on specific beaches, please click on the highlighted name for reviews including current weather conditions, directions and recent photos, as well […]

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Seapoint Beach, Kittery, ME

Seapoint Beach is the unofficial dog beach of Kittery, Maine.  This small and rocky beach is a favorite destination for dogs during the off-season, where dogs are allowed all day off-leash, under the control of their owners.  Please note though, from May 15 through September 30 only dogs licensed to Kittery residents are allowed on […]

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Seapoint Beach – Kittery, ME

Seapoint Beach is the unofficial dog beach of Kittery, Maine.  This small and rocky beach is a favorite destination for dogs during the off-season, where dogs are allowed all day off-leash, under the control of their owners.  Please note though, from May 15 through September 30 only dogs licensed to Kittery residents are allowed on […]

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