Chloe and I went to the Golden Gardens off-leash dog area in Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood this morning, and we can report that it includes an area for small dogs — always a cause for celebration — and is in a lovely wooded location. The big dog area has lots of trees and benches, and the ground is covered in wood chips.
The small dog area is just to the north and shares one length of fence with the big dog area. … Read more
Magnuson Park’s off-leash dog park is the one closest to us, and because it’s not perfect I’ve sought out other Seattle dog parks — especially ones with small dog areas. The more dog parks I see, however, the more I appreciate Magnuson.
It’s huge, for starters. The big dog area covers nine acres in Seattle’s Laurelhurst neighborhood, and includes a narrow strip of land that leads dogs and their owners to Lake Washington and a small but well-loved beach where the … Read more