Monday, July 25, 2011

The Dog Park News (July 25, 2011)

Aventura pet owners say dog park dangerous for tiny pooches
Several pet owners say Aventura's dog park should provide a separate section for smaller dogs after they say their tiny pups were attacked by bigger animals. By Lidia Dinkova When Joan and Dan Herman retired, they did not want to buy a yacht and sail ...
Barking up support for a dog park in Derby
The winner receives $100000 to build a dog park in its community. "It's nice for them to get out and meet other people and have a place to run around and play," said Derby resident Susan Taylor. "We have problems with aggressive dogs, because they dogs ...
City council urges public to vote for dog park
The city is fifth out of 15 cities in the national competition which is offering a $100000 grand prize toward a new dog park. "For a city our size we definitely need a dog park. There are alot of people that come to parks but they have to keep their ...
AnnaBee's Hosts Red Carpet Event to Win Pacifica a Dog Park
Currently, our city is in 10th place, and only 1st place will walk way with the $100000 prize to be used for building a dog park. Get voting! Remember, you can vote twice everyday until the contest ends on August 3, once via the contest's homepage and ...
Huntington Regains #1 Dog Park Voting Position
HUNTINGTON, WV (HNN) – Huntington has regained first place in the Pet Safe competition for $100000 towards a dog park. As of early Sunday morning, the additional Top 5 semi-finalists were: Lynchburg, Va; Bullhead City, Az; Montgomery, Al.; and Mobile, ...
Ribbon Cutting for the Redmond Dog Park
Redmond's Dog Park has been open for a year, but organizers are held a ribbon cutting Friday to celebrate those who help make it happen. Kelly Avery was the force behind Redmond's very popular dog park. “It's been a two year project, the park has been ...
Bullhead City still third in 'Bark' competition
Mohave Valley News
“The response has been amazing,” said Bullhead City Dog Park Commission Chairwoman Lori Fonzi. “The media has been great, businesses are posting flyers, everyone is excited and spreading the word and getting out the votes. ...
City Place group marks first year by inviting new members
Some of the items on the CPRA's wish list include discussions over the creation of a dog park near Canoe Landing Park and potentially bringing in a farmer's market to the area on weekends. “A community is a meeting place for people and anything we can ...
Sean & Sophia Fundraiser Sunday Aims to Raise Funds for Autistic Boy, Service Dog
The noon-to-6 pm event at Misty Pines Dog Park will feature vendors, music, games, demonstrations, food, raffles and silent auctions. The dog park is located at 2523 Wexford Bayne Road in Sewickley.
Builders bet on luxury
Amenities include a 10000-square foot clubhouse, cyber café, swimming pools, tennis court, dog park and putting green. Leasing is expected to start at the end of 2013. At the Lewis Santa Barbara apartment complex in Rancho Cucamonga, "We try to marry ...

Write to Know
Cape Cod Times (subscription)
Dear Write to Know: I've heard there is now a dog park in Dennis. We'll be visiting on the Cape in August and would like to bring our dog with us. Can you tell us exactly where it is in Dennis? Dear RW: The park, named for Cheryl Malone, ..
Parks, stormwater sales tax up for renewal
Joplin Globe
She said those include an off-leash dog park, benches and trail markers along walking trails, the swimming pool suitable for competition swimming, and multiple stormwater projects. Also provided under the tax renewal would be more annual maintenance, ...