The park is located in Brookdale Park (7650 June Ave N) and is open to the public, dog owners and their dogs. The dog area is completely fenced in and includes amenities such as benches, picnic tables and will soon have drinking fountains for dogs and people. The dog exercise area will be open during regular park hours throughout the year. To watch the fence being built, check out the following video!
Dog owners should be aware, and adhere to, the following rules:
RULES FOR OFF-LEASH DOG EXERCISE AREA
$3.00 daily fee required OR current Brooklyn Park Pet License. Non-residents CAN purchase a Brooklyn Park Pet License with proof of vaccination.
Dogs must be properly licensed and vaccination.
Dogs must be leashed prior to entering and upon leaving the off-leash area and in transition corridors.
Dog handlers must have a visible leash at all times.
Dog handlers must be in verbal control of their dogs at all times and prevent aggressive behavior, biting, fighting or excessive barking.
Dog handlers are responsible for providing water for themselves and their dog.
Dog handlers are liable for damage or injury inflicted by their dogs.
Dog handlers must possess a device for cleanup and disposal of feces.
Dogs in heat are not allowed.
Dogs must stay within signed boundaries.
Dog handlers must comply with all other park rules and regulations.
Animals determined by ordinance to be "Dangerous Dogs" (or "Potentially Dangerous Dogs") are not permitted off of a leash or within the off-leash area.
A maximum of three dogs per handler is allowed.
Check out this local dog park user, who almost won Bissell's Most Valuable Pet Competition!