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Sparky’s Run Dog Park


Dog Park Rules (PDF)


  1. Dog Park
  2. Field
  3. Parking
  4. Picnic Tables
  5. Water
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Sparky's Run Dog Park is located beside the Radford Animal Control Building. It has water but only May-October. 


  • Dogs must be current on all vaccinations
  • Dogs must have a current dog license, dogs should also wear an owner identification tag at all times
  • Dogs must be leashed when entering and exiting the Dog Park
  • Aggressive dogs are not permitted on the premises. Dogs must be removed at the first sign of aggression
  • Female dogs in heat are prohibited from entering the park
  • Dog Owners must be in the park and within view of their dogs at all times
  • Dog Owners must keep their leash in hand at all times
  • Owners must clean up dog waste. Seal waste in the provided plastic bags before disposing in designated receptacles
  • Please fill any holes your dog digs
  • Dogs less than 4 months of age are prohibited
  • Maximum limit of 2 dogs per adult in the park at anytime.
  • Each handler is legally responsible for his or her dog, and The City of Radford will assume no responsibility for any injuries to humans or animals.
  • Failure to abide by the park rules may result in loss of privileges or owners
  • may be ticketed.


Please report any maintenance problems to Radford Parks and Recreation at 540-731-3633.

All other issues should be reported to the Radford Police Department at 540-731-3624.