Wyoming, also known as the "Equality State," has a number of islands as well as some unbelievable mountain terrain. You could visit both the Great Plains and the Rocky Mountains without leaving Wyoming! When it comes to pets in Wyoming, it was ranked 10th in pet ownership in the United States. The current estimated percentage of pet ownership in Wyoming is 61.8. Pets are generally welcome here. There may not be quite as many dog parks, but it is not necessarily frowned upon to take your dog out onto the vast open plains. There is plenty of land in Wyoming for both you and your dog to explore together.
Cheyenne and Rawlins in Wyoming have the highest number of pet-friendly hotels in the state at 12 and 11, respectively. There is also a Four Seasons hotel in Jackson Hole that accepts the company of pets. In Laramie, Wyoming, there is a place called Hydro Dogs that specializes in therapeutic massage for dogs, as well as water exercise. This is a great place for pet owners to take older dogs! Dogs with arthritis could also benefit from a few therapy sessions.
For Idaho residents, as well as vacationers, be sure to look at the list of available pets for sale in the area. Many pets are just waiting for a new, happy home to call their own! Whether you already own a dog, or feel your pet at home could use some company, taking a look won't hurt.