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Park board seeks dog-park feedback online


Vancouver dog-lovers can take to cyberspace now to provide input on the city's off-leash areas.

The park board has turned to the Internet and an online discussion forum to gauge the public's response to new draft guidelines developed for improving dedicated dog parks.

Following the July 4 deadline, staff will review feedback on rules, fencing, locations, signage and designs for Vancouver's dog parks. Further public consultation will take place after that and improvements to off-leash areas will begin later in the year.

Residents can find the online forum at