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Note: The Doylestown Dog Park is currently open, but there are new guidelines and restrictions in place per CDC recommendations. Those guidelines can be found under Forms below.

General Information
Address: 1260, Almshouse Road, Warrington PA.

The dog park was established in 2012 in partnership with Doylestown Township, Doylestown Borough and County of Bucks as well as other public and private partners to address the needs of dog owners and non-dog owners alike.

Amenities: Off-leash
sections defined by size: 1 acre for small dogs, 1 acre for large dogs and 1 acre for rotation area to preserve the turf and other special activities. Amenities include: Shaded pavilion area, waste bags and receptacles, water fountains, benches, trees and shrubs for screening and shade and informational kiosk.
This beautiful space is open to responsible dog lovers, and their well-behaved dogs that are willing to uphold the park system and off-leash area rules and regulations.

The success of the Doylestown Dog Park is due in part to the unique mandatory education session that is required for all park users and submission of dog license, vaccinations and attendance at an educational orientation session. We believe that our requirements result in a better educated participant who understands their responsibility as a dog park user, resulting in a positive experience for all.

The orientation session will show new and potential members what to expect from dogs and people at the parks. At the conclusion of the session, you will be given an attendance certificate which is required for registration. All household members that will use the park are required to attend the orientation. Only individuals who have been to orientation are permitted to take properly “registered dogs” to the park.

Your Household Account:
1)  Create household account (click here)
2)  All dogs must be entered as members in your household (you will be asked to identify "human" or canine"
3)  Please consider "opting in" for email notifications to receive updates/announcements relative to the dog
Important > All household members over the age of 18 that will be taking the registered dog(s) to the dog
     park must attend an orientation session.
Children under the age of 14 years are not permitted in any
     section of the dog park (including the pavilion)

1)  Register for one of the free orientation sessions listed below. Your registration will be placed in the "shopping cart."  Please note: Even though there is no charge, you must check out and complete the payment screen in order to be registered for the orientation session. Choose the "no payment" option to complete your registration.
2)  You must attend the full orientation session in order to receive a Certificate of Completion.
3)  Please plan to arrive early as late entry will not be permitted once the session has begun.
4)  Do not bring your dog(s) to orientation.
5)  Pre-registration is required - NO Walk-ins permitted

    Please make sure "all" participating household members are included when pre-registering.

A minimum registration of six (6) people is required for the session to run.

Dog Park Registration: First time registration can be done either prior to the orientation session by emailing all necessary documents mentioned below along with payment to (your key fob will be ready for pick up at orientation) or after orientation at the Administration office during normal business hours.

No paperwork or payment will be accepted at orientation.

All required registration materials must be submitted at time of registration.

The following are required and will be kept on file:

1. Membership Application - Pages 19-22 of the Dog Park Application Packet printed, completed, initialed
    and signed. (Application can be found below under "Additional Forms and Files.")

2. Records: Copies of the following required documents must be submitted at time of registration:
    -  Dog License (yearly or Lifetime) or receipt from purchase
    -  Rabies Certificate (or veterinary record showing current status)
    -  DHPP or DHLPP (veterinary record showing current status)
    -  Bordetella (veterinary record showing current status)

3. Orientation Completion Certificate - provided at conclusion of the orientation session

4. Payment
    -  Check payable to Doylestown Township
    -  Credit Card (VISA, MasterCard or Discover)

: Dog Park membership is valid for a period of one year. No refunds are made relative to Dog Park membership.
Questions, Inquiries, Concerns: Contact the administration office at 215-348-9915 or

Dog Park Orientation
  • A qualified dog trainer along with a Dog Park Advisory Board member will review the park rules and operating hours, responsibilities of the users, behaviors you may observe in your and/or other dogs while at the dog park and the registration process.
  • A multimedia presentation will show new members what to expect from dogs and people at the parks.

Register Activity Ages Grades Days Date/Time Fees
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Dog Park Orientation 
18 - 99 N/A Sa  10/22/2022
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM

Activity Center
$0.00 R, $0.00 NR
34 seat(s) available
*Required For Dog Park Membership*
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Dog Park Orientation 
18 - 99 N/A Sa  11/19/2022
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Activity Center
$0.00 R, $0.00 NR
48 seat(s) available
*Required For Dog Park Membership*
* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *

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