New dog park opened in Lubbock

New dog park opened in Lubbock

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LUBBOCK, Texas -

(Press Release)

Hub City Unleashed Dog Park is now open to the public.

Amenities include a 1.1 acre large dog area for dogs 30 pounds and larger, a .31 acre small dog area for dogs under 30 pounds, double gates, sidewalks, restroom, benches, covered benches, shade trees and dog-friendly water fountains. Hub City Unleashed is located at 46th and Avenue U (north of Safety City) inside Clapp Park and will be open daily from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Listed below are the rules for City of Lubbock dog parks:

Dog Park Rules:

  •  Use park at your own risk.
  •  Owners are legally responsible for the actions and behavior of their dog(s) at all times.
  •  Dogs must be leashed while entering and exiting the dog park.
  •  Dog waste must be cleaned up by their owners IMMEDIATELY.
  •  Owners must be within the dog park and supervising their dog(s) with leash readily available.
  •  Dog handlers must be at least 16 years of age.
  •  Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult and supervised at all times.
  •  Dogs should be under voice control.  Excessive barking is not allowed.
  •  All dogs must wear a collar with a current rabies tag and identification.
  •  Owners should fill any holes their dog(s) digs.

Prohibited:

  •  Human and dog food and treats
  •  Glass containers
  •  Dogs in heat
  •  Sick dogs
  •  Aggressive dogs
  •  Puppies under 4 months

Please call 911 in case of emergency.

(News release from the City of Lubbock)

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