[Adopted 9-14-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-09]
The Blairstown Dog Park rules and regulations are as follows:
Individuals shall use the dog park at their own risk.
Dog owners are solely responsible and liable for the actions and behavior of their dogs at all times.
Owners (18 and older) must be with their dogs at all times, maximum of three dogs per person.
Young children must be closely supervised. It is recommended that children under the age of eight should not enter the park.
A completed release of liability form must be included with each membership application for park privileges to be considered.
All dogs must have a current membership tag, license, and rabies and other vaccines as required by law.
Gates must remain closed at all times other than during entry and exit.
Dogs must be leashed when entering and exiting the park.
Dog owners are required to pick up after their dogs and dispose of bagged waste immediately.
Dogs must be well behaved. Do not let your dogs mount other dogs or bark excessively.
Dangerous or aggressive dogs are prohibited. Dogs must be removed from the park upon the first sign of aggression.
All dogs must respond to their owner's voice or visual commands.
Puppies under four months or female dogs in heat are not permitted in the park.
No human food or dog treats are allowed in the park.
No smoking allowed. No glass receptacles or alcohol are permitted in park.
Owners must fill all holes dug by their dogs.
All areas outside the park must remain clean and clear of dog waste and litter.
Owners should provide their own water and water bowls.
The parking lot and paths will not be cleared during snow events, use at your own risk. The dog park may be closed periodically for maintenance or other Town activities from time to time.
Such rules and regulations shall be conspicuously posted on a sign that references this article at the park, and said rules and regulations shall be enforced by the Blairstown Police Department such that any individual who has not completed an application and paid the application fee, executed the release, and/or fails to comply with the rules pertaining to the use of the dog park shall be subject to removal from the park.