NOTICE: Construction on the new shade pavilion is beginning Sept. 5. Paddock 2 will be closed for the duration of the project. we apologize for any inconvenience. Beginning Oct. 2, PADDOCK #3 will be closed while the new shade structure is being installed. Paddock #1 will be open to all dogs.
wednesday MAINTenance closure: THE DOG PARK IS CLOSED EVERY WEDNESDAY UNTIL 4 P.M.
DOG PARK STATUS: OPEN
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Park for our Pals
Garland’s first Dog Park is officially open for play. The 3-acre, off-leash park project is perfect for a variety of fun, dog-related activities!
There are three rotating dog paddocks with double entry gates and a 6ft high fence for one large dog and one small dog, while the other paddock rotates, allowing the area to rest and for general maintenance. Magnetic locks on the gates will provide security when the paddocks are closed.
- Large dog paddock - 35 lbs or greater
- Small dog paddock - less than 35 lbs.
Park amenities include:
- Drinking fountains
- Large pavilion, providing shade
- Park lighting
- Large green spaces
Hours of Operation:
6 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily unless otherwise posted.
Dog Park will close entirely every Wednesday until 4 p.m. for routine maintenance. Additionally, the park may close after rain and/or wet conditions when necessary.
Restrooms are located on the north side of the park near the baseball field.
Dog Park Rules
All dog handlers using the dog park are responsible for reading and understanding the rules of the park prior to entering. All users of the dog park enter at their own risk and assume responsibility for themselves and their dogs.
For more information, download the Garland Dog Park Rules (PDF).
Dog Park Fact Sheet
For more fun facts, download the Garland Dog Park Fact Sheet (PDF).
For general dog park information:
Parks & Recreation Department: 972-205-2750 or email Parks & Recreation
Animal Services Department: 972-205-3570
Non-Emergency issues: use Garland eAssist to report the issue.