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The Dog Chapel

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Dog Mountain, Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819-8907
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Inspirational

The dog chapel is a peaceful and inspirational place for all dog lovers to visit. We were there... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Marty1357
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Baltimore County, Maryland
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a sight to see

Well decorated in dog furniture. Thousands of notes remembering dear departed four legged friends... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Janice D
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Newark, Delaware, United States
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Built by renowned artist and founder of Dog Mountain, Stephen Huneck, this unique chapel, welcoming both parishioners and their dogs, is styled in the manner of a 19th-century village church in Vermont.
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Dog Mountain, Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819-8907
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The dog chapel is a peaceful and inspirational place for all dog lovers to visit. We were there just a few days ago and I have already shared our photos with so many people and everyone has been amazed and ready to make the eight...More

Thank Marty1357
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well decorated in dog furniture. Thousands of notes remembering dear departed four legged friends. It is a bit sad to read all of them but go there and bring your dog. No leashes required and there is a pond right next to it..

Thank Janice D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stumbled upon this 4 years and this year just had to return. Having lost 2 of my dogs this year I felt like what better place to feel a connection. The moment I turned the handle on the chapel the flood of emotions was...More

Thank Lori B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here since 2005. Five of our dogs have passed through the doors of this chapel. It's a sacred place, a place to pray, a place to rejoice, a place to mourn. If you consider your dog (s) a member of your family, this...More

Thank madtat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dog Chapel was the vision of the late artist Stephen Huneck, who built it on his land in Saint Johnsbury, VT, to celebrate the special bond between people and their best friends. The walls are completely covered in hand-written memorials to pets who have left...More

Thank LRCohen
Reviewed June 18, 2017

No dogma allowed at Dog Mountain. It's a little slice of heaven on earth where dogs run off leash and are free to enter the chapel when ever they want. The chapel was so sweet. I was emotional as I looked at all the handwritten...More

Thank Linda147
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

This is a must see for all dog lovers. Grounds are fabulous. Check out their website for information

Thank Penny N
Reviewed June 17, 2017

This special spot is not to be missed. Renowned artist Stephen Huneck left a legacy to honor the special place dogs had in his life. The dog chapel is filled with his beautiful work including stained glass windows and hand carved pews. There is a...More

Thank jcsted
Reviewed May 27, 2017

As dog lovers, we made a special trip here on our east coast road trip. I couldn't believe al the pictures and stories that people left in the chapel. It was very touching. The gallery had nice gifts as well. If you love dogs, it...More

Thank Sitarra
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Wife & I and friend visited this unique place during out whirlwind autumn leaves tour of New England in he Fall of 2016. This interesting place was founded by a local artist. There were thousands of tributes to Man's Best friend, so we left one...More

Thank Mike D
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I have no idea about the liquor rules at Dog Mountain. Their website has seemed user friendly so that may be another way to check on their feelings about liquor brought to the park. When I visited in Fall 2015 I know all... More
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