Reader: Dog-friendly Patios Are Fine, as Long as the Dog Drives Us Home

The dog days of summer are over, but dogs still rule at pooch-friendly patios around town. As of July 1, Denver has allowed dogs on restaurant patios -- and some spots, such as Racines , were happy to comply with the new rules. But diners are still divided about pets on patios.

See also: Denver Patios are Going to the Dogs!

Says Daniel:

Stupidest thing I ever heard of. Now you will be stepping in dog crap when you go out for a beer and wings to watch a game. I guess the pot must really be affecting people's brains in Denver.

Replies Lydia:

Better than whiney undisciplined children.

And then there's this from Steven:

Well, as long as the dog drives us home afterwards...

How do you feel about dog-friendly patios? Do you take your dog to bars/restaurants? What are the best spots in town?

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