Pop-up Dog Park

Playing Dog

The Pop-Up Dog Park at Bothell City Hall is closed as of Sun, Feb. 2!

About the Pop-Up Dog Park Series

The City of Bothell is excited to debut its Pop-up Dog Park Series in 2019 and 2020. In August of 2019, Bothell featured its first pop-up at the Park at Bothell Landing, before moving to the Bothell City Hall lawns in November of 2019. Additional Pop-up Dog Park locations will be opened in spring and summer of 2020, so stay tuned for updates!

This project is in response to growing demand for accessible, safe, and clean spaces for pets and their owners to get exercise and socialize with others. We received feedback about the need and desire for dog-friendly amenities and parks in Bothell during the Parks, Recreation, and Open Space (PROS) process, and during the first Pop-up Dog Park in summer of 2019. That feedback was taken to Council in fall 2019 for consideration, and more information will be available soon about what’s next for the community. 

Location

Stay tuned for the next Pop-up Dog Park location! We anticipate opening the next location in late spring/early summer 2020.

Programming

Be on the lookout for giveaways and resources at our partner booths throughout the pop-up series.

Participate

Become a Partner: Faced with limited resources, the City is seeking partners to make this project possible. For more information, check out the Pop-up Dog Park Series Partner Opportunities guide.

Thank you to the following for making this series possible:

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Off-Leash Dog Park Rules

  1. Use the Dog Park at your own risk. 

  1. All dogs must be licensed, current with all shots, healthy and wearing a collar and identification at all times. Proof of current vaccinations is required upon request of a police or animal control officer. 

  1. Aggressive behavior is not allowed.  

  1. All dogs must be leashed when entering and exiting the dog park.  

  1. Owners must remain in the park with their dogs at all times. Leaving dogs unattended is prohibited.   

  1. Off-leash does not mean out of control – owners must maintain voice control at all times. 

  1. Owners must clean up dog waste immediately. Failure to do so may result in a $250 fine (BMC 6.16.011). Trash cans are located throughout the park to dispose of your dog’s waste.    

  1. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult and supervised at all times.  

  1. Dog toys such as balls and frisbees are acceptable. Bringing toys into Dog Park is done at owners’ risk.  Please bring the toys home with you and do not leave them in the park. 

  1. In the event of an emergency, please call 911. To report unattended dogs, call Bothell Police Animal Control at 425-486-1254.  

  1. The following are prohibited: Human and dog food, glass containers, dogs in heat, sick dogs, puppies under 4 months of age, choke/spike/prong/pinch collars.