Best Friends Welcome Here!
It’s a vacation for the whole family when you bring your furry friend along! The Fenwick Inn makes it easy. Upon check-in, we’ll provide you with contact information for local veterinarians, animal hospitals, and pet supply stores, as well as a list of our favorite pet-friendly restaurants and directions to the Ocean City Dog Playground on 94th Street.
Housekeeping Rules for Pets
Dogs are welcome on the Ocean City beach and boardwalk from October 1 – April 30.
For the comfort and safety of your pet, we ask that you review and adhere to the following resort rules:
• If you would like housekeeping to service your room, your pet must either be
• We ask that you please give the front desk your cell phone number(s) so we may reach you if there are any issues or emergencies while you may be away from your pet.
• Please keep your pets leashed at all times while in public areas of the hotel (lobby, hallways, etc.).
• Please note that pets are not permitted in the pool or restaurant area.
• Please remember to curb and clean up after your pet(s).
Ocean City Dog Park - 94th Street - Rules & Policies
Application Requirements: Completion of the application form with the required license and vaccination information listed. All dogs are required to have both a current dog license issued by a municipality and a current rabies vaccination certificate from a licensed veterinarian. Additionally, each applicant will be required to read the “Rules & Regulations” and then sign the “Acceptance of Risk & Release of Liability Waiver Form”.
A proof of residency or property ownership will be required for a resident pass.
Access Cards: Ocean City has one dog playground that is divided into 2 sections. There is a small dog area for dogs 28 pounds and under. There is also a large dog area for dogs over 28 pounds. The access cards will allow you to gain entry to the appropriate dog area during the scheduled hours of operation. The access pass issued will allow unlimited usage of the Ocean City Dog Playground located in Ocean City, Maryland from dawn to dusk, seven days a week, weather & conditions permitting. Please note that cards are non-transferable.
Price: The Town established the following price for the purchase of an access card. Revenue generated from the Dog Pass sales will be utilized to offset general site maintenance and operating expenses. An Ocean City property owner may register under the resident rate.
Ocean City Resident Annual Pass – $50 ($5 for each additional dog)
Non-Resident Annual Pass – $100 ($5 for each additional dog)
Ocean City Resident Half Year Pass – $30.00 (After July 1st)
Non-Resident Half Year Pass – $60.00 (after July 1st)
Seven Day Access Pass – $15.00 Note: this “Dog Pass” is intended for those individuals who wish to utilize the Playground for a one week or limited duration only ($5 for each additional dog)
Payment: Payments shall be in the form of cash, check or credit card. All checks should be made payable to The Town Of Ocean City. All fees shall be Non-Refundable.
The “Dog-Pass” access cards are reusable and we ask that the weekly cardholders return their access cards at the end of their stay to help us offset annual park operating expenses. Once the cards are returned, the holder will receive a $5.00 refund from the Town Of Ocean City. Refunds may take up to 30 days to process and will only be issued in the form of a check; no cash refunds, sorry.
Applications & Filing for Pass: Applications and Passes may be obtained from the Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department front desk located at 200 125th, Ocean City, Md 21842, Monday – Friday with the exception of legal municipal holidays from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.
Veterinarians in Ocean City, Maryland
VCA Delmarva Animal Hospital
10311 Old Ocean City Boulevard
Ocean City Animal Hospital
11843 Ocean Gateway
Berlin Animal Hospital
10302 Old Ocean City Blvd, Berlin, MD 21811
Pet Friendly Restaurants in the Area
Macky's Bayside Bar & Grill
54th Street, Ocean City, MD
Micky Fins Bar & Grill
12952 Inlet Isle Lane Ocean City, MD
7701 Coastal Hwy Ocean City, MD
4901 Coastal Hwy Ocean City, MD
Smoker's BBQ Pit
9711 Stephen Decatur Hwy Ocean City, MD
Lenny's Beach Bar & Grill
10100 Coastal Hwy Ocean City, MD
The Green Turtle
616 Stephen Decatur Highway Ocean City, MD
1800 Baltimore Ave Ocean City, MD
1608 Philadelphia Avenue Ocean City, MD
Little Leo's American & Mediterranean Kitchen
7801 Coastal Hwy Bayside Ocean City, MD
2207 Herring Way Ocean City, MD
Pet Supply Locations
Fenwick Pet Shop
1200 Coastal Highway, Fenwick DE
(302) 581-0046 – Pet Supplies and Food, etc.
128th Street Ocean City (Montego Bay Shopping Center)
443) 664-2658 – Pet Supplies and Food, etc. Self-Serve Dog Wash
Paws and Claws
118th Street ocean City (Food Lion Shopping Center)
(443) 664-6261 – Pet Supplies and Food, etc.
White Marlin Mall/Outlets West Ocean City on Route 50
(410) 213-1929 – Pet Supplies and Food, etc. Grooming Services