Does my dog have to be on a leash?

Yes, all animals must be leashed on a physical tether no longer than 9 feet while on park property (Civil Code 1-12-37(C)). Parks and Recreation offers two off-leash Dog Parks free to the public at Ballenger Creek Park and Urbana District Park.

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1. Does my dog have to be on a leash?
2. Can I fly Drones in Frederick County Parks?
3. Am I allowed to sell food or drinks in parks?
4. Am I allowed to take plants, wildlife or firewood from the parks?
5. Do I need a fishing license and can I fish anywhere in the parks?
6. Where do I go to make a reservation or apply for a permit?
7. Can I use a field that is not in use?
8. Am I allowed to mow fields or trim trees in the parks?
9. Is it okay to leave my car in a park overnight?
10. Am I allowed to have a campfire in the parks?
11. Can I feed or release wildlife in the parks?