Off-leash dog parks provide enjoyable ways to recreate and exercise for dogs and their owners as well as create a community destination. This webinar will provide the latest design trends and planning tips for off-leash dog parks as well as information to help communities effectively advocate for the many benefits this park or site amenity solution.
Learn how to plan the program for your community as well as earn a continuing education certificate for the course.
REGISTRATION CODE: COMMUNITYRegister
PhD Parks, Recreation and Tourism
Pet Expert, Dog Trainer, Author
Educational resources and continuing education certificates will be provided. CEUs for a total of 1 Professional Development Hours / .1 IACET / 1 LU AIA / 1 PDH LA CES. Learners receiving CEUs must meet the criteria for participation and achievement of learning objectives.
The Unleashed®: Off-leash Dog Park Design Trends and Planning Tips guidebook helps communities effectively advocate for the many benefits of off-leash dog parks. Research shows there are many positive effects for individuals that own a dog(s); as well as health and social benefits of owning a dog, caring for it, and recreating outdoors with pets. In addition, design considerations and case study examples are outlined to effectively design a dog park and champion initiatives that provide meaningful outcomes supporting overall health and social benefits for the community.
The instructor of this learning event is employed by PlayCore and discloses interest in participants partnering with PlayCore on their play and recreation initiatives.