Does Cochrane have a dog off-leash area?

Actually, the Town of Cochrane has four dog off-leash areas (see the map):

  • South end of River Avenue
    The pathway is paved and there is access to the river, where dogs can swim. 
  • Under the Hwy 22 bridge
    Park in boat launch parking accessible from Griffin Rd east of Highway 22. Dogs must be leashed until in the dog off-leash area. This area is a large space that is excellent for playing fetch. 
  • West side of Hwy 22 between Quigley Dr and West Rock Rd
  • South of West Rock Rd along Hwy 22
    Puppy and small dogs only.

No matter which park you use, dogs are required to be under control of the owner while in an off-leash area. Dog poop bag dispensers and garbage cans are located at all parks.

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1. What should I do if my pet is lost?
2. I have lost my pet, but I don’t live in Cochrane, who can I contact?
3. When does my dog require a licence?
4. How much does a dog licence cost?
5. Does my cat need to be licenced within the Town of Cochrane?
6. Why does my cat need a licence?
7. What if my cat never goes outside?
8. How much does a cat licence cost?
9. What does an animal licence pay for?
10. How can I purchase a licence for my dog or cat?
11. If I move does my information automatically change?
12. If my dog or cat is no longer in my care or deceased, do I have to let anyone know?
13. What happens if Animal Services picks up my pet?
14. Does Cochrane have a dog off-leash area?
15. What are my responsibilities when I am out with my dog?
16. All dogs bark, why can’t my dog bark?
17. What should I do if I get a dog bite?
18. Why aren't cats allowed outside?
19. What should I do if my neighbour's cat is being a nuisance?
20. Why does my cat have to be licenced?