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I am happy to announce that the dog park is OPEN! Thank you to the Horsham Township for all their help and guidance through these very trying times and thank you for your understanding and patience.
The dog park will only stay open if we all FOLLOW the Covid-19 guidelines that are posted by the Horsham Township as well as the regular dog park rules. Please know that if the rules are not followed you may be asked to remove yourself from the park and the park might be shut down again.
Also, there is not any running water right now. Please make sure to bring your own until it’s up and running.
Our board is in the process of planning activities for fundraising and fun family events in the future.
Please be smart, stay safe, and enjoy our beautiful dog park!
The only one of its kind in the Horsham area. Located within Kohler Park the Horsham Dog Park offers unique features for visitors and their pets, benches line the perimeter so visitors can read a book, socialize with other patrons or just relax.
Kohler Park also features:
- Fishing pond with two aerators
- Picnic tables
- Barbecue grills
- One pavilion
- Two horseshoe pits
- Playground apparatus
- Asphalt walking trail
- One lighted in-line street hockey court
Dog Park Rules
These rules are in addition to posted park rules.
Entry to Dog Park is at the risk of handlers.
If you choose to use this park, you are agreeing that Horsham Township and The Friends of Horsham Dog Park shall have no liability for injury to your person, your pet, or your personal property and that you shall abide by the following rules:
- All dogs entering this park must wear a collar, displaying their current rabies tag and license. Pronged, pinch, choker or spiked collars are prohibited in this dog park.
- Puppies must be at least four (4) months old and be fully vaccinated.
- Pennsylvania Dog Laws state that dog owners or custodians are responsible and legally liable for the acts and conduct of their dog at all times. Dogs are personal property. You are responsible for any damage caused by your dog.
- Dogs with a known history of aggressive behavior are prohibited. If your dog shows signs of aggression toward people or other dogs, it must be removed from the park immediately.
- Dogs must be kept on a leash until inside the dog park. Unleash your dog immediately upon entering the dog park and carry a leash at all times for safety.
- Leaving dogs unattended is prohibited. Always keep your dog in sight and under voice control to monitor behavior.
- No smoking.
- Stop your dog from digging and fill any holes.
- Female dogs in heat may not enter this park.
- No more than two dogs per dog owner/handler are permitted.
- No food or glass containers allowed.
- This area is for dog play, not a child play. Children under the age of 14 are not permitted in this park.
- Every dog owner/handler using this park must possess a driver’s license or government-issued identification card.
- Excessive barking is prohibited by Township Ordinance.
- Most importantly, always clean up after your dog. Scoop the poop right away and place it in waste receptacles.
Emergency: Call 911 or the Horsham Police: (215) 643-8284
For a non-emergency: Horsham Public Works Garage: (215) 672-6913
Violators of these rules will lose park privileges.