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San Diego's dog-friendly places (cont.)

Outdoor places to take your dog sans leash

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San Diego's dog-friendly places (cont.)

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Cadman Community Park - Clairemont
Cadman Park in Clairemont is located at 4280 Avati Drive. This park is unfenced and its off leash use is continuing. Signs in the park will be updated to reflect the current rules/regulations. Google Map

Capehart Park - Pacific Beach/La Jolla
Located at the corner of Felspar and Soledad Mountain Road, this one acre park offers the following amenities: two fenced pens, on turfed areas: one for small dogs and one for large or all dogs, areas to provide water for dogs, a drinking fountain, picnic tables and benches, and a parking area. It is open 24 hours. Google Map

Grape Street Park - Balboa Park area
Located at Grape Street and Granada Ave this site is unfenced and is available for off leash use only during the following designated days and times:Monday thru Friday: 7:30am to 9:00pm, Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays: 9:00am to 9:00pm. Google Map

Kearny Mesa Community Park - Mesa College area
Located at 3170 Armstrong Street, this 1 acre park offers one area for all dogs. The site is near lit ball fields which "spill" on to the leash free site which allows for evening use. According to a reader who suggested this park, the users help keep water & bags available for those who forget and they're currently fundraising for a dog-water fountain and a second gate. Parking can be a challenge during the day as the closest parking lot is used by students attending Mesa College. Google Map

San Diego Humane Society and SPCA Dog Park - Oceanside
Oceanside's only Dog Park is open from daily 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. The hours are 7 days a week from 7am-7pm. The park features: one park for more active dogs, one park for less active dogs, restrooms, seating, shade,waste bags, but NO lighting. Google Map

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