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Dog Park

If you are interested in being involved with the North Perth Dog Park Committee, please reach out to

Follow along on Instagram: @northperthdogpark

Donor Recognition:

Any Amount: Online via Social Media
$100-$499: Signage at the Dog Park
$500+: Individual Plaque at the Dog Park
$50,000: Naming of the Dog Park


In accordance with the guidelines, the development of a dog park in North Perth is to be a community-driven project. The community-driven nature of this project is supported by the experience of many other municipalities, where the success of such an area is dependent upon a designated group of community volunteers who use the facility and are willing to share in ongoing responsibility for the operations and maintenance of the facilities. 

Steps to develop a dog park in North Perth

The proposed steps to develop a dog park in North Perth are; 

Step 1: Council adopts, in principle, the guidelines for the development of a dog park in North Perth. Adopted July 5, 2021

Step 2: Guidelines are posted on the municipal website, including a call for interested parties to form a dog park group. Posted July 12, 2021

Step 3: Interested community members come together to form a dog park group. A dog park group has been established.

Step 4: Dog park group works with municipal staff on location, criteria, design and cost estimates. Site selected, north of the Steve Kerr Memorial Complex.

Step 5: Council approves location of a dog park (approved) and design (in progress)

Step 6: Fundraising campaign for park development led by dog park group. We are here!

Step 7: Once the funds are obtained, Council considers approval for development of dog park. 

Step 8: Dog park is developed.

Step 9: Dog park opens; dog park group provides education to the public on safe dog park use; municipal staff provide grounds maintenance. 

Step 10: Ongoing communication between dog park group and municipal staff; any future maintenance and repair costs to be fundraised by dog park group. 

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