Edmonton AB Canada Off Leash Dog Parks
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A Edmonton AB Canada dog park is a facility set aside for dogs to exercise and play off-leash in a controlled environment under the supervision of their owners.
Edmonton AB Canada Parks vary in accoutrements, although a typical dog park offers a 4' to 6' fence; separate, double-gated entry and exit points; adequate drainage; benches for humans; shade for hot days; parking close to the site; water; tools to pick up and dispose of animal waste in covered trash cans; and regular maintenance and cleaning of the grounds.
Dog parks in Edmonton AB Canada may also feature wheel-chair access, a pond for swimming; and a separate enclosure for small dogs.
Off-leash dog areas, or dog parks, provide a community setting in which people can gather and socialize and where they can observe the interaction of groups of dogs at play.
Dog parks the world over allow owners and their dogs to spend time together while the dog satisfies its cravings for canine play and companionship.
Respected organizations like the Edmonton AB Canada ASPCA believe that dog parks are beneficial to both dogs and their guardians.
According to www.dogsrkings.com, proponents of dog parks cite the following benefits: "They promote responsible pet ownership and the enforcement of dog-control laws; give dogs a place to exercise safely, thus reducing barking and other problem behaviors; provide seniors and disabled owners with an accessible place to exercise their companions; and provide an area for community-building socializing."
Edmonton AB Canada dog park regulations vary from park to park, but some are quite extensive and comprehensive.