Rumors of nails being found in cheese worrying dog park users

elaine | October 4, 2011

An alarming report of someone deliberately poisoning or injuring dogs has been freaking out dog owners who enjoy dog parks; but is there really anything to worry about?
The story circulating like wildfire throughout social media sites like Facebook looks like this:

PARK ALERT: We have received two notices. (1) Nails wrapped in cheese at dog [...]

April Stools Day this Saturday!

elaine | April 13, 2011

This Saturday will be a big day at the Bear Creek Dog Park!  It is time for the annual “April Stools Day”.
This event combines a spring clean up of left behind dog poop with prizes for finding a “Golden Stool” while searching for real poop to clean up. There will be about 9 or 10 [...]

April Stools Day will be held on Saturday

elaine | April 5, 2010

Volunteers are needed to help clean up the Dog Park in Bear Creek Regional Park for the annual April Stools Day Saturday, April 10.   All the park users are invited to bring their pooches and clean up all the leftover poop and trash.
       The event will be from 10 a.m. to noon. The location is [...]

Dog park users asked to help fix up Bear Creek Dog Park

elaine | April 1, 2010

El Paso County Parks is asking for dog owners to help improve the Bear Creek Dog Park.  Users of the park have probably noticed the bright yellow donation boxes the entrance.  The money will be used to make some upgrades.  The county also applied for a large grant from Great Outdoors Colorado, and local donations [...]