OAKWOOD DOG PARK RULES
Oakwood Dog Park is provided to the public as a leash-free
facility to exercise and promote interaction between
animals and owners. It is not intended as a training
facility, nor will professional training be allowed.
By using this facility, dog owners agree to the following
rules for the facility. Dogs in Oakwood Park are
restricted to the off leash area of the park only. Dogs
must be on a leash to and from the parking lot to the
The dog owner agrees to assume the full risk of any
injuries, damages or loss associated with their use
of the Dog Park.
A handler age of 16 or older must be present at all
times and is solely responsible for the actions of their
dog(s). Handlers are limited to three dogs per visit.
Children must be at least 6 years of age and accompanied
by a parent or guardian to enter the park. It is the
responsibility of the parent or guardian to supervise
their children at all times to prevent accidents.
Dogs must be leashed while entering and exiting the
park. Handler must have a leash in their possession
at all times. Dog owners must remain with their dogs
in the exercise area and must keep their dog in sight
at all times.
Always open and close the dog park gates carefully.
Call your dog away from the gate while other dogs are
entering or leaving.
Dogs showing aggression towards people or other dogs
must be immediately leashed and removed from the Dog
Excessive barking is strongly discouraged.
Dogs must have current vaccinations and wear up-to-date
County rabies vaccination tags at all times. The Village
of Morton owner information tags are required for Morton
Dogs in heat are not allowed in the dog park. Puppies
using the park must be older than six months.
Owners must clean up and dispose of feces left by their
dog. Garbage cans are available on the premises. (Dog
Potty stations have been ordered) Failing to clean up
after animals will result in loss of privileges to use
Don't give treats to other dogs without asking the owner's
permission. Rawhide is not allowed in the Dog Park.
Professional dog trainers may not use this facility
for the conduct of their business.
Infraction of any of these rules can result in temporary
or permanent loss of park privileges.
additional information about the Oakwood Dog Park contact
the Morton Park District at 263-7429.
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