Vancouver Dog Parks & Dog Related Events in Vancouver

Leash Free Areas in Vancouver Parks.

Vancouver Dogs are welcome in certain parks designated "leash free", or off-leash. A 'leash free' area within a park is a place where dogs can socialize and run off-leash in a safe, secure environment.

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Dog Related Events in Vancouver.

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Other Vancouver dog information:

Vancouver dog licence requirements
Any dog in Vancouver over the age of 3 months needs a licence. You'll be glad you did if your pet is ever lost - the City says that 95% of lost dogs wearing a licence are returned to their owner.... and 95% of dogs lost without a licence tag never find their way home. Get a tag!

Vancouver's Animal control by-laws
There are a few basic rules we all need to live by - be responsible and we all win.

Vancouver coyote alert!
An estimated 2,000 to 3,000 coyote live among us in the Lower Mainland. Find out what you need to know to keep your pets safe.

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