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Hours: Dog Parks are open from 7:30am until sunset seven days a week
Use of county dog parks is now free. As of July 1, 2008, pooch passes are no longer sold or required.
Dog Park Rules: Dogs and owners must follow all posted dog park rules. Please remember, dogs must meet all guidelines and maintain current vaccinations (Rabies with Tag Number, DHLPP & Bordetella) to utilize the off-leash areas.
No children under the age of 12 are allowed in dog parks.
Existing Off-Leash Areas:
> Frazier Park, along I-77 near West Trade and Sycamore Streets. Dog park is 1.3 acres--with sections for small dogs and large dogs. This dog park has a public water supply for doggie drinks
> Swaney Pointe K-9 Park is located at Ramsey Creek Park, 18441 Nantz Road Cornelius, NC 28078. This park is a four-acre, fenced-in, off-leash area for dogs. There are two separate fenced-in secure sections to the new dog park - one for dogs greater than 20lbs (large) and another for dogs less than 20lbs (small). > Barkingham Park is located at Reedy Creek Park, 2900 Rocky River Road. This park is a four-acre, fenced-in, off-leash area for dogs.
> Ray's Fetching Meadow is located at McAlpine Creek Community Park, 8711 Monroe Road. This park is a one-acre, fenced-in, off-leash area for dogs.
> Davie Dog Park is located at William R. Davie District Park, 4635 Pineville-Matthews Road. This park is a five-acre, fenced-in, off-leash area for dogs. There are two separate fenced-in secure sections to the new dog park - one for dogs >20lbs (large) and another for dogs less than 20lbs (small). > Shuffletown Park, 9500 Belhaven Blvd.
> Clark's Creek Community Park, 5435 Hucks Road.Come out and meet new canine friends at one of our off-leash parks
Donate to the Dog Park Fund and help build more dog parks in Mecklenburg County. To donate to the Dog Park Fund, please type "Dog Park Fund" in the designation field NOTE: By clicking the "Donate Now" button, you will be transferred to networkforgood.com. This web site (not a part of Mecklenburg County) will provide you with additional information and options for your donations to the Partners for Parks Foundation. Please click on the Donate Now button to complete your transfer to networkforgood.com. To donate to the Dog Park Fund, please type "Dog Park Fund" in the designation field.
Mecklenburg County Public Health encourages all eligible residents ages 12 and older to get a free COVID-19 vaccination.