Unleashed: Off-leash Dog Park Design Trends and Planning Tips

Registration Eligibility
Open. Check Website URL for more information
Start Date
10/17/2018
End Date
10/17/2018
Description
The Unleashed: Off-leash dog park design trends and planning tips guidebook, helps communities effectively advocate for the many benefits of off-leash dog parks as solutions to providing enjoyable ways to recreate and exercise to dog owners and their dogs as well as creating community destinations. Research shows positive effects on individuals that own a dog(s); health and social benefits of owning a dog, caring for it, and recreating outdoors with them. In addition, design considerations and case study examples are outlined to effectively design a dog park and champion initiatives that provide meaningful outcomes supporting overall health and social benefits for the community.
Location
Pittsburgh, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Business Practices / Contracts / HR
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
1)    List at least five benefits of off-leash dog parks related to health and well-being, physical activity and social and community benefits.
2)   Outline design considerations when planning to establish an off-leash dog park in your community.
3)      Summarize two real-life examples of off-leash dog parks. 4)      List at least two partnerships, programming, and marketing opportunities for increased utilization of off-leash dog parks.
Instructors
Ines Palacios
Website Registration
Course Codes
UltraSite
Provider
PlayCore


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