People & Their Pets: El Dorado County and Foothills
Samson » Samson (Sammy) has won life and death health battles and continues to win against epilepsy. He has captured the flag of our hearts.—Susan Gellman and Jake White // photo courtesy of Sierra Luna Photography.
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Looking for a tasty meal out with Fido? The following establishments welcome well-behaved furry friends on their patios with open paws.
CT European Café and Grill, 4064 Mother Lode Drive, Shingle Springs, 530-677-5993,
Flightz, 3907 Park Drive, Suite 110, El Dorado Hills, 916-805-5128
Main Street Melters, 589 Main Street, Placerville, 530-303-3871
New Haven Pub and Grill, 6022 Pony Express Trail, Pollock Pines, 530-644-3448
Relish Burger Bar, 1000 White Rock Road, El Dorado Hills, 916-933-3111
Sauce’d Pizza and Cocktail House, 879 Embarcadero Drive, El Dorado Hills, 916-933-3729
Smith Flat House, 2021 Smith Flat Road, Placerville, 530-621-1003
Sweetie Pie’s, 577 Main Street, Placerville, 530-642-0128
Taste of Europe, 545 Main Street, Placerville, 530-306-6670
Timmy’s Brown Bag, 451 Main Street, Suite 10, Placerville, 530-303-3203
Wally’s Pizza Bar,4 079 Cameron Park Drive, Cameron Park, 530-677-5205
PAMPER YOUR PET
Treat your furry friend like royalty by giving their mane, nails, fangs and tummy the TLC it deserves.
Dog Grooming, prices vary based on breed (includes medicated bath, flea and tick control, foxtail prevention, nail trimming, gland cleaning, fur trimming and styling) at Sierra Hills Dog Grooming, 3907 Missouri Flat Road, Suite C, Placerville, 530-626-7006
Full “Spaw,” $60+ (includes bath using premium shampoos and conditioners, full-body haircut or four-step de-shed process; blow dry and brush out, nail trimming, ear cleaning and anal gland expression) at 4 Paws Only Mobile Pet Grooming, 530-677-4141
Peanut-Wheat Dog Biscuits, $1 each at Sierra Rizing Bakery, Coffeehouse and Catering, 7310 Highway 49, Lotus, 530-642-1308
“Yappy Birthday” Cake, $26.99 (6-8”, decorated with frosting, paw prints and carob-dipped bone biscuits) at The Doggie Bag, 6881 Douglas Boulevard, Granite Bay, 916-786-9663; 1070 Pleasant Grove Boulevard, Roseville, 916-789-9663
WORK IT OUT
Break a sweat with your best friend by hitting a local trail or dog park.
Cronan Ranch Regional Trails Park, Pilot Hill
Dave Moore Nature Area, Lotus
El Dorado Trail, Placerville to Camino
Hacienda Dog Park, 3395 Hacienda Road, Cameron Park, 530-677-2231
Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park, 310 Back Street, Coloma, 530-622-3470