|San Diego County has "off leash" areas in their parks everywhere.|
Your Dogs and City Parks
- Dog Parks and Facilities
All dogs shall be maintained on a leash not to exceed eight feet, including trails and canyons in all parks. For those parks that have been designated dog off-leash areas, dogs must be leashed until inside the posted boundary for the off-leash area.
Dogs benefit by being protected from rattlesnakes, ticks, traffic and various other hazards and distractions. Also, poison oak is spread from dogs to humans.
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We understand that people love their dogs and want a place for them to run free, play fetch and socialize with other dogs. The City of San Diego has designated off-leash dog areas for just this reason. It is necessary to keep your pets within the boundaries of the posted "Designated Dog Off-Leash" areas. The perimeters may be unsafe for your dog (ex. traffic, sharp objects that can injure them).
Please adhere to the posted park rules and also:
- always pick up after your pet;
- do not bring a puppy to the dog park until all required vaccinations are complete;
- be sure that your dog's required vaccinations are up to date for the health of all dogs on site; and
- be sure that your dog is wearing a current license from the County Department of Animal Services.
Why does Marin need so many off-leash areas? Everyone has yards.ReplyDelete