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Corpus Christi is the deepest port in Texas. The port is home to the USS Lexington Air Craft Carrier. It is also the gateway to Padre Island National Seashore, with nearly 100 miles of pristine beachfront. Corpus Christi is a resort town with many beach going visitors. It is also dog-friendly with many dog-friendly beaches and activities.
Denver was founded in 1858 to supply miners in the Rockies. Due to its relatively mild climate when compared with the higher Rockies Denver grew fast. In 1876 Denver became Colorado’s State Capital. Denver is located on the high plains at an altitude of 5,280 feet which is why it is known as the “Mile High City”. Denver has some dog-friendly attractions and things to do with your dog. The city, however, has the strictest anti pit-bull laws in the country and should be avioided by anyone with a a pit bull or any mixed breed that can be confused with a pit bull. This unfortunate law, established in 1989, effectively bans about 10 percent of dogs from visiting the city, or residing there.
Salt Lake City is best known as the worldwide headquarters of the Mormon Church, which makes it’s home at Temple Square in downtown Salt Lake City. The city was founded by the Mormons in 1847. Temple Square is the center of activity in Salt Lake City, with a population of 180,000 but with a metro area population of over 1 million. With a lot of parkland, beautiful views and hiking in the area, Salt Lake City is a great place for dogs to visit with you.