The Riviera Hotel & Casino Las Vegas Launches New Pet-Friendly Program

Canines Welcome at Strip Property

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Mar 29, 2012, 14:38 ET from Riviera Hotel & Casino Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Riviera Hotel & Casino Las Vegas rolls out the red carpet for canines with the launch of a new pet-friendly program. Effective today, guests can travel with their furry friend and enjoy special hotel amenities.


"We understand pets are considered part of the family. With the launch of our new dog-friendly program, we hope our guests will have added peace of mind knowing they can now travel with their beloved pet," says Anthony Bender, vice president of marketing and advertising.  

Upon stepping "paw" at check-in, traveling pooches will receive a plastic mat, food and water dishes and dog treats. Dog owners will receive information on the property's dog-friendly areas and designated outdoor relief area. In addition, the hotel will provide a list of pet resources in the area including grooming, daycare, boarding, pet stores, local veterinarians and more.

Guests must notify the hotel of plans to bring their pet when they make a reservation. Dogs must weight 50 pounds or less and be present at check-in. Dogs must be supervised and on a leash while in public areas. For more information or to make a reservation please call (855) 468-6748 or visit

About The Riviera Hotel & Casino
Celebrating more than 55 years of non-stop entertainment, the newly renovated Riviera Hotel & Casino is one of the iconic gaming and hotel destinations in Las Vegas. Located on the north end of the Las Vegas Strip, the Riviera brings a rich tradition of quality, service and hospitality excellence. The Riviera features more than 2,000 rooms and suites as well as 160,000 square feet of meeting space. Headlining entertainment includes Confessions of a Rock Star, starring Pat DiNizio from The Smithereens, the legendary Crazy Girls and nightly performances inside the Riviera Comedy Club. The Royale Pavilion hosts some of the top names in music and entertainment. R Steak & Seafood headlines wonderful dining options, providing "affordable elegance" in a modern setting.

With more than 100,000 square feet of casino space, the Riviera offers convenient gaming options for locals and visitors alike. Table game features include 10x odds on Craps, Single-0 Roulette and 3/2 Single Deck Blackjack, the only casino on the Las Vegas Strip where those odds are available. The Riviera has an expansive Asian Table Gaming area, poker area and more than 900 slot machines. Lucky's Race & Sports Book offers 37 high-definition televisions, individual carrels for horseplayers and the only walk-up wagering window in Las Vegas' main corridor. For more information on any of the property's amenities, visit

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