Many more towns and cities are adding dog parks to their list of community features. In the Austin area alone there are over 14 off-leash areas. Dog parks can be an excellent community resource for you and your dog, but they can also be a nightmare if the rules are not followed and the owners do not pay attention. Besides the obvious ones like picking up after your dog and having voice control over your dog at all times, here are a few things to keep in mind when attending dog parks, just to ensure you and your dog leave having a pleasant experience.
Dog Park Dos
Dog Park Don’ts
While there are several dozen more dos and don’ts about dog parks, if everyone followed these steps there would be a lot less incidents at dog parks. Unleashed Unlimited is always here to answer any questions you may have about dog parks and your dog, so just ask it in the form of a comment below.