Paws Park Membership Information

In order to purchase a tag, dog owners must provide written proof of residency, a current city dog tag, rabies vaccination, and vaccinations for Distemper, Hepatitis, Para-Influenza, Bordetella, and Parvovirus unless an exemption to this requirement has been granted by the Park District upon the written recommendation from the owner’s veterinarian. Written proof must also be given to verify there was an examination within the past year for any communicable diseases including the examination of a stool specimen for internal parasites.

Resident Membership

An owner can purchase a total of three tags. (Reminder: Only two dogs per owner are allowed in the park at any one time. Dogs under the age of 6 months are not allowed in the Park.)

IMPORTANT for 2023: Memberships can only be purchased via email (

Resident Tag Fee $65 (plus $15 for each additional dog)   

Tags valid from January 1, 2023 to February 25, 2024.

Non-Resident Membership

Non-residents holding a current Paws Park membership can renew annually until such time as they do not require a membership for their current pet. A renewal non-resident membership is $85 and each additional tag is $20.