Best Places To Take Your Dogs If you don't have a big backyard or just need a change of pace when it comes to taking care if you're much-loved four-legged friend, there's many places around the Twin Cities to put that pounce back into their step. Is your pooch one that would use some pampering at the spa? How about spending the day at a pet-centric festival? Or maybe you need a break from the dog but you still want them to get some much-needed exercise. There's plenty to experience with man's best friend outside the fences of your yard.