Take Fido out...
For dog lovers, Aldea is ideal as it is pet friendly. There are tons of trails to explore and dog owners are quite considerate of disposing of the waste in the numerous provided receptacles. Looking for a nearby dog park to take your dog out without a leash? Here are two popular dog parks:
Frank S. Ortiz Dog Park - no fence
Santa Fe Small Dog Park
100 Caja Del Rio Rd,
Those new to Santa Fe will be delighted to hear that you can take your dog with you to numerous locations including restaurants with outdoor seating. Residents of Santa Fe warn those new to the region to never leave a dog waiting in the car as the sun heats up quite quickly here.
Owners should have dogs leashed, but there are numerous locations offering dog poop bags.