|Dog park opponents say they like their peace and quiet|
Shore News Today
By JORDAN WOMPIERSKI EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – While there are many local pet owners eager to see a dog park come to Egg Harbor Township, there are also plenty of residents who could do without it – at least in its planned location. ...
|Alamogordo resident is finalist for dream dog park contest|
Alamogordo Daily News
Patsey Bridges, an Alamogordo resident, is one of 15 finalists in Purina Beneful Dream Dog ParkContest. The winner will receive $500000 for a local dog park in his or her community. The contest includes finalists from Massachusetts, Illinois, ...
|Des Moines' first dog park now open|
The 8.5 acre dog park is located within Ewing Park, 4600 Indianola Ave. on the southeast side. Permits are required for all dogs that are taken to the dog park. Permits can be bought in the City Clerk's office, located on the second floor of City Hall, ...
|Marietta considering site for new dog park|
By SAM SHAWVER , Marietta Times MARIETTA - A proposed dog park could breathe new life into Marietta's Jackson Hill Park, according to a discussion during Tuesday's meeting of the city council lands, buildings and parks committee. ...
|Rain and Lightning, Shorten Dog Park Grand Opening|
By Nicole Krawcke Canton resident Louise Zilan hides from the rain under one of the dog park signs in the rain with her Yorkie-Bichon mix, Molly, during Tuesday's grand opening of Canton's new dog park. Dozens of people and dogs braved rain and ...
|Huron East to review dog park rules|
Seaforth Huron Expositor
By Vanessa Brown Seaforth's dog park continues to cause council problems as Clerk-Administrator Brad Knight reports ongoing noise complaints are a result of dogs barking in the park. "The municipality, because we are the owner of the property, ...
|Dog park support|
Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
Recently, the Abington Area Community Park has been undergoing development of a playground and dog park, located on Winola Road. Sylvia Tagert, a resident of the community, was a part of the development of the playground when she and other residents ..
|Hagood Park a Possibility for Dog Park|
By Jeff Brush Recent efforts to revitalize Hagood Park in Easley could make it the home for the city's first dog park. The city recently completed the first phase in revitalizing the park by installing a new playground structure and repairing the ...
|Group raising funds to open dog park|
Monroe Evening News
by Michelle Swartz , last modified August 10. 2011 11:10AM - Evening News photo by KIM BRENT Mary Connor (left) and Chris Burkett stand with Ms. Burkett's greyhounds Lottie (left) and Molly in the grassy open area in Munson Park that the proposed site ...
|Bill Rawlinson: Dog park win can be kickoff for more change|
Huntington Herald Dispatch
A core group of volunteers have been working tirelessly to raise money and awareness for the dog park and, before the contest with PetSafe began, they had raised one third of their $150000 goal. To do that they had races, pancake breakfasts, ...
|Indian River County Community Calendar, Updated Aug. 10|
By staff report Assistance Dog Screening: Dogs For Life Off-Leash Dog Park, 1230 16th Ave., Vero Beach, Aug. 11-13. Appointment: 772-567-8969; dogsforlifevb.com. Adventure Kayaking: Round Island County Park, S A1A, Vero Beach, 9 am-noon, Aug. 11-15. ...
|Donor Will Match Up to $5000 to Build Dog Park|
Lynchburg community members pushing to raise money to build a new dog park got good news when a generous donor offered to match any donation up to $5,000. Members must raise the matching funds between Wednesday and through the weekend. ...
|Savannah City Council meets Thursday|
Savannah Morning News
Other workshop topics include the city's ongoing compliance with the Open Meeting and Open Records Act and the city's proposal to build the city's first dog park in a wooded corner of Daffin Park. In regular session, which begins about 2 pm, ...
|Residents don't want leash law changes|
Laramie's only dog park in Optimist Park fails to provide dogs with enough room to properly exercise and socialize with other dogs and people, Moody added. “I call (the dog park at Optimist Park) a K-9 concentration camp,” Lindsay said. ...
|The Long Pee|
Lovely County Citizen (blog)
Speaking of my black dog Jake, he and his cronies are wondering why it's taken a year and five months to even decide whether or not to throw up a fence for a dog park. The canines' dogged opinion seems to be "if we have to be on a leash everywhere ...
|Around the region|
The two were 4-H volunteers even before they had children, and all three of their sons have all been in 4-H. MANTORVILLE — Several neighbors of the proposed Mantorville dog park attended the city council meeting on Monday to protest the proximity of ...
|Primo pups: 17 vie for title of top dog|
Farmington Daily Times
Just as most contestants would agree it's not about winning, but about having fun, and from the looks on each dog owners' face, all found a happy medium between the serious competition and a friendly day in the dog park with their friends. ...
|Rec Center Opens in Chevy Chase|
The rec center off Livingston and 41st NW is home to some new amenities for the community including a dog park, splash park, playground, tennis courts, baseball field and basketball courts. During the event, while some kids swung on monkey bars and ...
|Council sets budget meeting for Aug. 24|
He also suggested the city consider added a dog park and volunteered to assist in the project. Mayor Steve Cook said citizens were asked about a dog park in a recent survey that will reviewed at the town hall meeting. Read the entire store on page 4A ...
|County budget meeting draws few spectators|
"We had more people show up for smaller issues like when we decided to close the dog park in Kenwood Park," Duncan said. "I was surprised there was only one person." Commissioners approved the $32275967 budget with the property tax increase after ...
|Section of new Metro Park opens to public|
The Buckeye portion will consist of a dog park, shelter and picnic area, play equipment and a sledding hill. Dogs are allowed in the Tall Pines area, but only on the paved trail and mowed areas of the park. They must be leashed at all times.
Thursday, August 11, 2011
Posted by Susyn (the Johnny Appleseed of dog parks) at 12:01 AM