Dog Park in the News

The July Takoma Park Newsletter covered the dog park this week declaring that the "City Council has all but finalized plans to build Takoma Park's first dog park" and "expects it to be completed . . . within the year."

The newsletter astutely extolls the virtues of dog parks including dog and human socialization, safety, and reduced animal aggression.

The article quotes several people who testified in the dog park public hearing including TakomaDogs supporter Liz Catanya, noting that dog parks "are [a] bedrock of suburban communities." Make sure you check it out!