Dog Walking

Sign up and enjoy our trails.

Come enjoy the beauty of Great Meadow with your canine companion! 

All dog walkers are required to sign up for a membership with Great Meadow. The cost of this membership is $5 for one dog and $2 for each additional dog. Members will receive dog tags for each of their dogs and a parking pass for their car. Memberships will be renewed at the end of each year.

To join, please send email request to

Thank you to our sponsors:

sponsor of dog walking program at Great Meadow

Dog Walking Rules

No Dogs or their people are allowed on the racecourse.

Please read carefully.

  1. Owners are legally responsible for their dogs and any injuries caused by them.

  2. Owners MUST purchase a GMF permit each calendar year (January 1 – December 31) and dogs must wear GMF permit dog tags while walking dogs on property.

  3. Dogs must be on leash at all times.

  4. No puppies four months and under allowed. 

  5. Dogs must be fully vaccinated, licensed, and healthy.

  6. Animals must always wear a collar and I.D. tags.

  7. Owners must clean up after their dogs. Waste stations are provided for your convenience.

  8. Dogs showing aggression towards people or other animals will be removed from the property.

  9. Animals who exhibit a history of aggressive behavior will not be permitted.

  10. Owners should not leave their dog unattended or out of sight.

  11. If young children are present, they too must be under constant supervision.

  12. Dogs in heat are not allowed on the property.

  13. No glass, sharp objects, or weapons allowed on the property.

  14. No more than three (3) dogs per person on the property at one time.

  15. If you feel your dog is in danger, leave the park, report the situation to the GMF office.

  16. Property is open for dogs to walk from dawn to dusk.

  17. No dog walking will be permitted during major events. Please check the calendar on our website for event dates.

Violators will be subject to removal from the property.