7-acre dog park opens in Plano's Bob Woodruff Park

Courtesy city of Plano
Courtesy city of Plano

Courtesy city of Plano

The Dog Park at Bob Woodruff Park opened Dec. 23 at 2300 Shiloh Road, Plano. The fenced-in, 7-acre area features double gates for entry and exit, separate areas for large and small dogs, a shade structure and low-level safety lighting for evening use. The park also has a special event enclosure, picnic tables, benches, water stations for humans and dogs, and waste pickup and disposal stations.

The park is open from sunrise until 10:30 p.m. every day except Tuesday, when it opens at 4 p.m. due to maintenance. The park may be closed due to inclement weather at times; visitors can dial 972-210-2936, option 7 for updated closure information.



A list of rules for visitors can be found online or at the park.

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By Liesbeth Powers

Liesbeth graduated from Baylor University with a degree in new media journalism in December 2018. She gained her newspaper experience as a staff writer and multimedia editor at her campus paper, The Baylor Lariat. Liesbeth joined the Community Impact team in August 2019, where she reports on all things Plano, including education and transportation.


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