Can we have a dog birthday party at Arms Brook Park's dog friendly area?

Yes, you may as long as the owners’ of the dogs pick up after them using the dog dispensers. Please pick up any trash after the event and remind all other owners of the rules before entering the gate - including no smoking, or alcohol allowed per city ordinance. Thank you!

Dog Park Rules and Guidelines
Upon entering the dog park, you agree to follow the safety rules and guidelines for the dog area:

  • Leash your dog when entering and exiting the dog area and IMMEDIATELY upon any sign of aggression.
  • Keep your dog within view and under control. Never leave your dog unattended.
  • Clean up after your dog anywhere in the park. Plastic bags and poop dispensers are available on premise in order keep the park healthy and beautiful for all to enjoy.
  • Limit (2) dogs per visit.
  • Do not bring in aggressive dogs, female dogs in heat, very young puppies, and sick dogs. Dogs displaying aggressive behavior will be asked to leave.
  • Smoking, food, and drink (except for training treats) are not allowed within the dog enclosure.
  • Young children under the age of 8 are NOT ALLOWED in the enclosed area for their safety and children younger than 16 will have to be accompanied by an adult.
  • Dogs must be licensed dogs and up to date with vaccinations.
  • Dog tags must be worn or proper documentation must be accessible.
  • Respect the park and everything in it, including animals. The park has been unused for many years, please keep all animal habitats clean and be careful of the wildlife. Be on your guard and watch your children at all times. Please help to keep this park clean of litter and use the trash barrels. And remember to pick up after your dog (s) with the waste bags and drop into dispensers.
  • These rules are listed on our website here.

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1. Where are you located and phone number?
2. Can I register by phone, fax or on site?
3. Can my child be on a team with a friend or for carpooling?
4. Programs don’t start until summer should I register now?
5. Can I receive a refund if I decide to cancel?
6. What if I can’t afford a program?
7. If a program is filled up do you take a wait list?
8. Do you offer childcare during the summer?
9. Are you hiring?
10. Are you looking for volunteers?
11. How do I make a donation to help a child?
12. How do we reserve a park?
13. Who do I contact regarding a torn flag in any parks?
14. Can I reserve a date for my child's birthday party at the Municipal, Chapman, or Sadie Knox Spraypark Playgrounds?
15. Can we have a dog birthday party at Arms Brook Park's dog friendly area?