Dog Park Information

Dog Beach coming to Boca Raton in the next two months

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Tweet Boca Raton Deputy Mayor Susan Haynie proposed a pilot program to allow dogs to roam on a 100-yard stretch of beach. The particular stretch has yet to be chosen.    

DOG PARK ETIQUETTE: Do’s and don’ts of off-leash areas

Tweet DOG PARK ETIQUETTE: Do’s and don’ts of off-leash areas (via The Dog’s Store) Last week, an Eden Prairie woman lost her beloved Yorkshire terrier after a larger dog bit the 6-pound pooch at a dog park. Now, dog lovers are discussing the do’s and don’ts of popular off-leash areas. Although Tessie Brandbury is asking […]

Five U.S. Cities Win Share Of $200,000 To Build Dog Parks Through PetSafe ‘Bark for Your Park’ Contest

Tweet Five U.S. Cities Win Share Of $200,000 To Build Dog Parks Through PetSafe 'Bark for Your Park' Contest (via PR Newswire) Download image Download image PetSafe logo. (PRNewsFoto/PetSafe) KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Dogs across the nation will soon have more places to play as PetSafe awarded a total of $200,000 in […]

How to Avoid Dog Park Dangers

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Tweet Chicago dog owners have 21 public park options for letting their dogs run off -leash. It’s a chance for the animals to get exercise and socialize. But what does a dog’s behavior at a dog park say about the dog?    

The Nutro Company Launches Nationwide Grant Program to Enhance Dog Parks

Tweet The Nutro Company Launches Nationwide Grant Program to Enhance Dog Parks (via MarketWired) SOURCE: The Nutro Company June 24, 2013 08:00 ET Community Members Are Encouraged to Apply for One of Thirty ROOM TO RUN™ Dog Park Appreciation Project Grants NASHVILLE, TN–(Marketwired – Jun 24, 2013) – The Nutro Company, a leading manufacturer of […]

Dog Parks: Safety Tips for Pooches & People

Tweet Dog Parks: Safety Tips for Pooches & People (via PR Newswire) BREA, Calif., June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – While frolicking in the park is great exercise and a good time for our playful pooches, canines may return home from the dog park with more than just new four-legged friends. Medical conditions commonly associated with a […]

Portland’s newest dog park, The Fields Neighborhood Park

Tweet Portland's newest dog park, The Fields Neighborhood Park, opens at noon today (via OregonLive.com) Courtesy of Portland Parks & Recreation, Portland Portland Parks & Recreation picked the perfect day to open the city’s newest dog park. The Fields Neighborhood Park, located at Northwest 11th Avenue and Overton Street in the northern edge of the […]

Dennison dog park opens to howling success

Tweet Dennison dog park opens to howling success (via The Times Reporter) Saturday was a delightful day for dogs in Dennison. Bing’s Barking Lot conducted a grand opening and dog fair from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. The Village of Dennison’s new dog park is in McCluskey Park, off Hanna Street. “It was such a joy […]

Dog Park Etiquette

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Tweet With the days getting longer, and the sun slowly starting to bring some Spring-like weather, more and more people are wanting to head outdoors with their four-legged friends.         Find a dog park near you >>  

What Does My Dog’s Bark Mean? A Dog Bark Translation Guide

Tweet A Dog Bark Translation Guide (via www.thepetblog.net) What Does My Dog’s Bark Mean? A Dog Bark Translation Guide Thanks to Guest Author Kimberly Gauthier of Keep The Tail Wagging, an online magazine for dog lovers.     If you’re like me, you respond to each bark, growl, and whine your dog elicits.  Yes, Johan, […]

Are Dog Parks Good Or Bad?

Tweet Are Dog Parks Good Or Bad? (via www.thepetblog.net) By Guest Author Miguel Mendez Pet lovers and dog owners understand the importance of giving  their animal companions plenty of exercise, space and a social life. One of the best ways to provide your dog all that is taking him to a dog park. But there […]

Dogs and the Beach

Tweet Dogs and the Beach (via Clean Me) Dogs and the Beach Things You Must Know Before Taking Your Dog to the Beach – Before you take your dog to the beach, you should know first the rules and regulations since not all beaches permit dogs. There are some beaches that permit it though it […]

Dog Park Etiquette

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Tweet Summer is here and and the dog parks are full. A lot of times when we go we get caught up in the moment watching all the other cute dogs and talking to their people. Remember these dog park etiquette/rules to make your visit better. Obey the rules. Always obey the regulations posted at […]

The Dog Park from a Dog’s View

Tweet I know it’s a commercial, but it’s awesome. We have one of these cameras too so we’ll be doing a video soon! Section: Articles > Dog Parks Find a dog park near you >>

5 Things to Bring to the Dog Park

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Tweet A DogGeek.com exclusive by Teresa Barker Going to the dog park can be a rewarding experience for both dog and owner. Watching your canine loved one play with other dogs, get exercise, and socialize is a fun and free activity for you and your pooch.   Before you jump in the car and head […]