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Pet-Friendly Parks for our LIV Apartment Pet Residents


Ottawa is full of parks and outdoor areas for you to explore with your dog. However, it is also important to keep in mind the restrictions that may apply and to double check the signs throughout the park! Below is a breakdown of some of the dog friendly parks that you can find around LIV Apartments.

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1. McNabb Park

435 Bronson Ave
4 minute walk | 2 minute drive
Your dog is welcome to explore the area before 7 a.m. and after 6:30 p.m. any day of the week.
If you’re checking out the park between 7 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Saturday or Sunday, make sure to keep your pup on a leash. Please note that no dogs are allowed from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Monday to Friday.

2. Chamberlain Park

88 Chamberlain Ave.
12 minute walk | 4 minute drive
Dogs are allowed off-leash between Lyon St and Glendale St.

3. Primrose Park

179 Primrose Ave.
13 minute walk | 4 minute drive
Off-leash dogs welcome.

4. Central Park

19 Clemow Ave.
20 minute walk | 7 minute drive
Your pup can be off-leash between Lyon St. and Bank St.

5. Jack Purcell Park

320 Jack Purcell Lane
25 minute walk | 7 minute drive
Let your dog roam free in the fenced in area.

6. Minto Park

315 Elgin St.
25 minute walk | 7 minute Drive
Dogs are welcome, but given the close proximity to Elgin Street and no fenced barrier, you may want to keep a leash on just to be safe.

7. Lansdowne Park

945 Bank St.
29 minute walk | 8 minute drive
Dogs are welcome off-leash in the dog run area only. Dogs must have a leash in all over areas.

Grab your pup and check out some of the parks outlined above! Don’t forget to take a picture of you and your furry friend as you are exploring Ottawa and tag us using @LIVOttawa for your chance to be featured on our social pages!

You can find a complete list of dog friendly parks in Ottawa here.

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