Saturday, May 12, 2012

The Dog Park News (May 12, 2012)

  • Dog parks grand openings today in House Springs MO and Gardinier NY.
  • Dog parks re-opening in Great Falls MT on May 14th and Belltown WA on May 28th.
  • Tours of proposed dog park locations in Aliso Viejo CA today at 9AM.
  • Vote coming up this Tuesday for dog park site in Maricopa CA and in June for Vienna WV.
  • DogParksUSA's WESTWARD HOund Dog 2012 dog park assessment tour begins May 23rd - - still hoping to hook up with a resident of The Austonian in Austin TX for tour of their dog park.
  • Private dog park group signs 10-year lease to open first dog park in Blair County PA.
  • Dog parks proposed for White Rock BC Canada, Urbana IL, Cape Breton NS Canada, Fairfax County VA, Gardner MA and Tiffin OH.
  • Sad News: Maryland's Court of Appeals ruled 4:3 that all pit bulls and pit bulls crosses are inherently dangerous resulting in moratorium on pit bull adoptions and pit bull banning from dog parks.