The Dog Park
in Heritage Park off Saunders Station Road, the Monroeville
Dog Park has almost everything your dog could want.
A large, fenced-in area with plenty of trees, a doggie-level
water fountain (along with tall and short human-level
water fountains), and plenty of other dogs to run and
play with. There is also a doggie-bag dispenser to make
it easy for the humans to clean up after their loved
The dog park
is located in Heritage Park, off Saunders Station Road.
To get there, take Route 48 south, turn left onto Haymaker
Road past Forbes Regional Hospital. At the Y intersection,
bear left onto Saunders Station Road. The park is about
¾ of a mile further on the left. To get to the
dog park area, park in the Heritage Park parking lot,
and start on the path to the left of the lot. (There
is a doggie-bag dispenser at the entrance to the path.)
Follow the path, keeping to the left when the path splits.
You will be walking around the playground and up a short
hill to a large fenced area. Your dog must remain on
the leash until you are inside the fenced area.
has a double-gate. Bring your dog into the first gate
and then close the gate. TAKE YOUR DOG OFF ITS LEASH!
This is a very important step, as dogs are extremely
sensitive to being on a leash when other dogs present
are not leashed. Once you have removed the leash, open
the inner gate and let your dog go out into the park
Keep in mind
that YOU are responsible for YOUR dog. You are to watch
your dog at all times. You are to pick up after your
dog (bags are provided at the park).
Park Rules for more information.
Just as humans
have social etiquette; dogs have their own doggie protocol.
information on dog behavior, please follow these links:
going to the dog park:
will be Dogs: