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Phillips Park Dog Park

Phillips Park Dog Park

Rules and Regulations

CAUTION: THIS IS A USE AT YOUR OWN RISK FACILITY. This is a non-supervised facility designed for off-leash Dog use only.

WARNING: Use of this facility may expose you and/or your Dog to injury.

  • The Dog Park is open from sunrise to sunset, weather permitting.
  • Owners must pick up after their Dogs.
  • Dogs must be leashed upon entering/exiting the Dog Park, keep gates closed at all times.
  • This Park is for Dogs and their Owners/Handlers only.
  • Dog Owners/Handlers are solely responsible for the actions of their Dogs.
  • Dogs must be vaccinated, healthy and wear a current/valid Rabies Tag.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult while in the Dog Park.
  • Maximum 2 Dogs per Owner/Handler are allowed in this facility – NO EXCEPTIONS.
  • Dogs displaying or with a history of aggressive behavior will be banned from the Park.
  • If your Dog gets too excited or exhibits aggressive behavior use the on-site “Doggy Time Out” secured area until such a time that your Dog is under control.
  • Do not pet another Owners/Handlers Dog unless permission has been granted.
  • Female Dogs in heat are not allowed in the Park.
  • No food allowed in the Park.
  • This is your park! Help keep it safe and clean at all times.
  • No commercial use of the Dog Park is allowed unless permitted by the City.
  • Person(s) who violate any of these rules and regulations will lose the privilege of using this facility.
  • The City of Aurora reserves the right to close this facility at any time or remove any person(s) or Dog(s) for any reason.

To report any issues or problems with the facility, please call the Division of Parks at 630-256-3730 or Customer Service at 630-256-4636