Olney Manor Small Dog Park Closing For Annual Maintenance
The Small Dog Park section will be closing Monday, April 22
nd for maintenance
The Olney Manor Recreational Small Dog Park will be closing
April 22 through April 26. Staff will be working on turf renovations and other annual maintenance work. The Large Dog Park area will continue to operate during the renovations. Please continue to follow all Park Rules and Regulations at all times and visit our other Dog Parks in the county.
Olney Manor Dog Parks Closing Early 4/27/19
Both dog parks will be closing early for upcoming Olney Days Event
April 27, 2019, Parks, will be shutting down the Olney Manor Dog Park (big and small dogs) to the public at 6:00 pm. For public safety, the area will be inaccessible due to fireworks for the Olney Days special event. The dog parks will reopen the next morning, Sunday, April 28, 2019. Patrons should look for signage and make plans to visit other dog parks.
Seeking Public Input on Future Dog Park Locations
Tell Us What You Think
Take time to tell us what you think about where the next dog park should be in Montgomery County. Montgomery Parks is collecting information for a
Dog Park Site Suitability Study. Deadline for submission of public comments is April 30, 2019. Parks is encouraging the public to review the park project webpage and visit our Open Town Hall to select the best future locations.
What rules govern the use of our Dog Parks?
Dogs must display current license and rabies vaccination tags.
Dogs must be over 4 months old.
Dog-handlers must leash their dogs when outside the dog exercise area, and must be in possession of a leash at all times when inside the park.
Dog handlers must be in control of and in visual contact with their dogs at all times.
Parents must be in control of their children. No pet handlers under age 13 (or other specified age).
No more than 3 dogs per handler.
Dog handlers must immediately remove their dogs’ feces, and repair any holes created by their dogs.
No smoking or eating by dog handlers (except for dog treats).
No aggressive dog behavior.
No female dogs in heat.
Hours of the dog exercise area are the same as the hours for the remainder of the park
. Dog owners are liable for any injuries or damage caused by their dogs.
Users of the dog exercise area do so at their own risk.
Except while inside a dog park, all dogs are required to be on a leash while on Park property.
Additional Dog Parks Rules for consideration or dependent on the type of dog park and location:
No professional dog training unless sponsored by or approved by the Humane Society, Department of Park and Planning, or County.
No pet grooming.
Limit on number of dogs in the dog exercise area at one time
Dog Parks hours, which are extended to one hour beyond sunset or later between November and March
No glass or metal containers
Permitting puppies of 4 months or less, if vaccinated, at separate places or specified times in the park