The off-leash area is open to all dog owners who register their dog(s) and pay the applicable annual registration fee. You must be the owner of the dog(s) and at least 18 years of age to register for the Columbia DogPark. Registration is valid from Jan 1 through Dec 31 Once your application has been processed, you will receive an official Columbia DogPark dog tag for each registered dog. All registered dogs are required to wear their assigned Columbia DogPark dog tag while inside the park.
Registration for access to the park and receipt of a Columbia DogPark dog tag is dependent upon the receipt of payment and the following required documents:
- Copy of valid state ID or driver’s license, or CA membership account number
- Copy of current animal license
- Copy of current rabies vaccination certificate for each dog registered
- Completed and signed Columbia DogPark Off-Leash Area Application and Acceptance of Risk and Release of Liability Waiver Form
Please check with your local governing jurisdiction for more information on animal licenses.
Completed forms may be mailed or dropped-off along with a copy of the required documents to Columbia Association, Open Space Management Office, 9450 Gerwig Lane Columbia, MD 21046 or by email at Open.Space@ColumbiaAssociation.org.
Columbia DogPark dog tag(s) may be picked up at Columbia Association’s Open Space office during regular business hours or mailed to your home address.You may also register in person at our office location.
CA’s Open Space Management Office is open Monday to Thursday 9:00am – 4:00pm and Fridays 9:00am – 3:00pm.