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Address: 143 Parks Road, Dog Mountain, Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819
Phone Number: 800-449-2580
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Built by renowned artist and founder of Dog Mountain, Stephen Huneck, this...

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 lovers must stop here

As long time dog owners and dog lovers we had to stop here. We've never seen anything like this chapel and were quite touched by all the handwritten post-it notes and pictures... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2016
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Houston, TX
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Houston, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

As long time dog owners and dog lovers we had to stop here. We've never seen anything like this chapel and were quite touched by all the handwritten post-it notes and pictures hanging inside on the chapel walls. We then ventured into the store. Though I shouldn't have been surprised, we were greeted (OK, almost bowled over!) by a beautiful... More 

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Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

If you are a dog lover you are simply overwhelmed with the notes left on the chapel walls from owners who pets have passed away. Spiritual place for dog lovers! I was moved by emotion.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

When you climb the hill heading towards the Chapel you catch your breath! The sky against the white is overpowering. As soon as you park you can see so many dog themed items..posts fences benches to only name a few. Then you go into the Chapel past the realistic statues of people and dogs, and you hear music playing. When... More 

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Thank terezeg2016
Saint Johnsbury, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

The Dog Chapel is a beautiful, special place dedicated to the love we still have for our pets who have passed away. Your heart will break as you read the notes left behind by pet owners. You will feel very thankful that such a place exists. The Chapel itself is very beautiful and very peaceful. The setting is beautiful as... More 

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Thank Tracey H
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

A lovely little chapel dedicated to pets. Many people leave prayers for pets that have crossed the rainbow bridge

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West Park, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

The dog chapel is a warm, peaceful spot in a stunning setting set aside to remember all our furry loved ones. The chapel itself is quiet and beautiful, enhanced greatly by the colorful memorials covering all the walls. Before enjoying all Dog Mountain has to offer, it's nice to take a few minutes to visit the chapel and celebrate how... More 

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Enfield, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

Dog Mountain is set on 150 acres on a mountain top location in St. Johnsbury, Vermont. The grounds are always open to people and their dogs. This unspoiled haven is covered with hiking trails and dog ponds. Dogs are not just welcome here, they are cherished! Best time to go is during the foliage season. You get to see the... More 

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Grand Marais, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Folk art honoring dogs and the important addition they are to human lives. Chapel has lovely handmade wooden pews, dog statues, stained glass windows honoring dogs and millions of messages tacked to the walls. It is fun to sit and watch dogs and owners come to visit and to think of the dogs I have known and appreciated.

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Amherst, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

Took my dog here on a VT trip and this was probably my favorite part of it since most of the other attractions sucked. We went yesterday and there was some snow there. It was a pretty view from there. The dogs are all off leash and running around the very scenic mountain. The chapel is a little sad to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

If you are a dog lover, this is the place. Seeing all the pictures and notes and then thinking of all my dogs, just moved me. Bring your dog or if you can't, there's some there to give you a dog fix. Spend some time in the gallery/gift shop. It's out of town and there's a spot to just sit... More 

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