Whether your dog’s a natural-born swimmer or a nervous land pup, swimming offers some health benefits (and lots of fun) for your furry friend, including building muscle, relieving joint pain, and providing a good form of exercise. Wondering where to take your dog swimming in Malaysia? Check out these fun dog swimming pools and outdoor places to take your dog swimming.
Dog Swimming Pools in Malaysia
Swim Paradise Park and Cafe, Kuala Lumpur
Swim Paradise has a good-sized outdoor salted water pool, allowing ample space for two to three dogs to play each session. Well-equipped as well, Swim Paradise has a shower area, dryer (for both dogs and owners), a little garden for dogs, cute animal floats, and a cafe. Swim Paradise is a favourite among many dog owners thanks to their great service, cleanliness, and well-maintained dog swimming pool and facilities. An hour of pool use costs less than RM40 and your dog gets two pieces of yummy homemade sushi, too! Do book ahead of time as this popular place fills up fast.
Address: No. 89A, Batu 3, Jalan Klang Lama 58000 Kuala Lumpur
Phone: +6016 929 7246
COFE Cafe & Dog Park, Penang
Socialize and enjoy some recreational fun indoors at this cosy cafe in Butterworth. Its indoor swimming pool for dogs is perfect for owners taking their dogs for their first swim. Being a safe and controlled environment, COFE’s dog swimming pool is also ideal for senior or special needs dogs after some therapeutic time in the water. Doggy floats and life vests are provided, too! The cafe also has an indoor playground for fun-loving dogs.
Address: 10 Lorong Mesra Permai 4,Taman Mesra, Butterworth, 13400 Penang
Phone: +6010 225 0125
K-9 Cottage, Selangor
Escape the sun and heat at K-9 Cottage, which offers a comfortable swimming experience with its covered outdoor swimming pool for dogs. Guests love this place for its cleanliness, great service, and well-maintained facilities. You can swim with your dog and make use of their doggy life vests, pool toys, paddleboards, and even get some friendly help training your dog to swim.
Address: Lui River, Hulu Langat 43100 Selangor
Phone: +6019 261 7830
Just Dog City, Johor Bahru
A haven for canines, Just Dog City has a cafe, spa, grooming centre, and a play area for dogs. It’s probably one of the best places to take your dog swimming – its indoor swimming pool for dogs is designed as a loop to encourage them to continue swimming. This unique pool even has small jets of water hidden just below the surface to create some resistance for the dogs while they swim, adding buoyancy and maximising their exercise experience. The dog swimming pool also uses safe, healthy, algae- and chlorine-free plasma water that’s gentle on eyes, hair and skin. A truly premium experience with regularly cleaned pools and facilities, exceptional service from staff, and excellent management, Just Dog City is a must-visit for pampered pooches.
Address: 29 Jalan Selatan Utama, Taman Perindustrian Ringan Pulai, 81300 Skudai, Johor Bahru
Phone: +607 550 6489
Outdoor Places to Take Your Dog Swimming
The Central Park, Desa ParkCity
Spanning an expansive 13 acres, The Central Park is one of the largest and most well-planned dog parks in Malaysia. It is even equipped with dog waste disposal bag dispensers at multiple locations! The large lake in the middle of the park is a popular swimming spot for dogs. Most of the F&B outlets at The Waterfront nearby are also dog-friendly, so grabbing lunch or dinner afterwards is hassle-free.
Address: Persiaran Residen, Desa ParkCity, Kepong, 52200 Kuala Lumpur
Phone: +603 6280 8181
Central Park, Bandar Utama
Located beside the popular One Utama Shopping Mall, this dog-friendly park has a small lake in the middle where dogs can swim alongside resident turtles and fishes. It’s also one of the few parks where your dogs can run free. A great spot to visit and socialize, especially over the weekends when it gets crowded with many dogs and their owners.
Address: Dataran Bandar Utama, Bandar Utama, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Pets Pavilion, Setia Eco Park
This 3.15-acre park has a large lake with a swimming area for dogs and a play pond as well. Other than that, it has an obstacle run, jogging tracks, reflexology trail and putting green, giving you and your pup plenty of activities to do. Dogs can run free on the park grounds, though owner supervision is a must. The park’s facilities also include pet toilets, a drinking area, bathing area, and a pet shop. Pets Pavilion is free for Setia Eco Park residents, while non-residents can sign up at a yearly fee of RM150.
Address: Eucalyptus Garden, Jalan Setia Nusantara U13/17 Setia Eco Park, Shah Alam 40170 Selangor
Phone: +603 3343 2228
Kampung Pertak Waterfall, Kuala Kubu Bharu
Swim with your dog in the crisp, cool waters of the Kampung Pertak Waterfall. The waterfall is just a short 5-minute hike from the Kampung Pertak village, which is just an hour’s drive from KL city on the way to Fraser’s Hill. Dogs will be thrilled with the different sights, smells, and sounds of nature while on this outdoor swimming trip. Make the most of your time in these beautiful surroundings by enjoying a picnic by the waterfall!
Address: Kampung Pertak, 44000, Selangor, Malaysia
Ruby’s Resort, Cherating
This dog-friendly resort is located right on the beach, providing easy access for you to run, play, and swim with your dog in the sea. A ‘home away from home’, the resort chalets have all the amenities you need, including a kitchenette, to enjoy a fun beach holiday with your dog.
Address: Lot 350 Jalan Kemaman, Kg. Chendor, Cherating 26080, Malaysia
Phone: +6016 938 1298