Online reservations now available!

Does your dog love to run? Our large play yard with agility equipment is available for people and their pooches to enjoy some one-on-one, off-leash fun.

  • To keep our play yard safe, reservations are limited to two dogs per adult handler.
  • Maximum number of dogs per reservation is ten (10).
  • Each reservation is private – just you and your dog(s).
  • Please plan to complete your online reservation no later than 5:00 pm the day prior.

We request a $10 donation per dog, per half hour.  NOTE: if bringing more than one dog just add the additional fee in the “Make a one-time donation” box on your reservation form.

Play Yard Rules and Release/Waiver of Liability


Tue – Sun (closed Monday)* | Winter Hours (Oct 1 – Dec 15) 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

*Weather dependent – the play yard will be closed in the event of snow/ice.

Thursday, October 21 – registration closed

Friday, October 22    Register

Saturday, October 23   Register

Sunday, October 24    Register

Play Yard Closed on Mondays

Tuesday, October 26   Register

Wednesday, October 27   Register

Thursday, October 28   Register

Additional dates/times coming soon!

Any questions, please call 412.847.7035 or email Donna at

Tue – Sun (closed Monday)* | Summer Hours (May 1 – Sep 30) 6 a.m. – 8 p.m.

*Weather dependent – the play yard will be closed in the event of heavy rain, thunder/lightning storms.

While on campus, please refrain from using our walking trails as they are designated for our staff/volunteers and canine shelter residents ONLY – thank you for your cooperation!