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Dog Park Rules and Policies

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Please abide by the following established rules and policies to help make our dog park a safe and enjoyable place.

  • A permit is required to use the facility. For registration information please call (734) 994-2725.
  • All dogs must display current registration, license and vaccination tags.  
  • Users of the dog park do so at their own risk.  Dog behavior can be unpredictable around other dogs and strangers.
  • Dog owners and handlers are strictly liable for any damage or injury caused by their dog(s).
  • Dog handlers must be 16 years of age or older.  Children under 16 are not allowed in the park unless accompanied by an adult.
  • All dogs must remain leashed until they are within the designated, fenced area.
  • Dogs must not be left unattended.  Dogs must be in view and under the voice command of their owner at all times.
  • Dog handlers are responsible for cleaning up after their dogs.
  • Dogs in heat and puppies under four months of age are not permitted in the park.
  • Dogs that fight or exhibit aggressive behavior must be immediately removed from the park by their owner.
  • No more than two dogs per handler are allowed at one time.
  • No smoking, food or alcohol is allowed within the park.
  • Professional dog trainers shall not use the park to conduct their business.
  • Individuals failing to comply with posted rules are subject to citation, expulsion, or arrest , as well as dog impoundment.
  • Park hours are dawn to dusk.  Under no circumstances before 6 a.m. or after 10 p.m. will you be permitted in the park (hours are subject to closure for required maintenance operations).  For non-emergencies at the dog park, please call (734) 994-2780.  If you need emergency assistance please call 911.
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