Emery Barnes Park dog off-leash area
Davie St and Richards St
Fenced area with a water fountain
Off leash times
6:00am to 10:00pm
Dog etiquette in parks
Owners are responsible for the actions of their dogs and must pick up and dispose of their dog's waste. Owners must also have a valid license for their dog.
Animal Control Bylaw enforcement takes place at all parks and beaches throughout the year and fines of between $250 and $2000 are issued to people who disobey the rules.
Read the Animal Control Bylaw.
Get a license for your dog
Buy, renew, or cancel a dog licence, and replace a dog tag. Find out why having a dog licence helps keep your dog and other dogs safe.
Caring for your dog
Owning a dog is a happy experience, but it's a lot of responsibility too. Be aware of everything that you will have to do if you own a dog.
Dogs in Vancouver
Looking for dog obedience classes in Vancouver? The Vancouver Park Board offers a variety of programs for dogs and other pets. Find out when and where these programs are offered.
The Vancouver Park Board is reviewing Vancouver's dog off-leash system. Find out what's happening and have your say.