Waggy World Paw Park is managed by the City of Alpharetta Recreation and Parks Department. With the support of the City’s elected and appointed officials, and the dedication of local volunteers, the Department set aside a beautiful 1.5 acre area behind the Alpharetta Community Center at Wills Park to provide this popular amenity for the citizens and pups of Alpharetta.
Please be advised that during the winter months, some park water fountains are shut off due to freezing temperatures.
To provide a fenced in, off-leash dog park where well-behaved canine citizens can exercise, frolic, and play in a clean, safe environment without endangering or annoying people, property, or wildlife; to maintain an attractive space open to all dog lovers and friends who are willing to uphold the park’s rules and regulations; and to satisfy the needs of both dog owners and non-dog owners.
- Allow dogs to exercise and socialize safely
- Promotes responsible dog ownership
- Provides an outlet for dog owners to socialize
- Makes for a better community by promoting public health and safety
- Daily hours of operation: 8 a.m. to sunset.
- Use at your own risk. Dog owners are responsible and liable for the actions and behaviors of their dogs at all times.
- All dogs must wear a valid rabies tag and have current vaccinations.
- Handlers are required to pick up after their dog. Waste bags are provided.
- Limit of 3 dogs per handler. A handler age 16 or older must be present and have a leash at all times.
- Dogs must be leashed while entering and exiting the park.
- Children must be at least 8 years of age and accompanied by a parent or guardian to enter the park.
- Aggressive dogs must be removed from the park immediately. Excessive barking is strongly discouraged.
- Dogs in heat are not permitted in the park.
- Dogs under 4 months of age are not permitted in the park.
- No food, tobacco, or alcohol allowed in the park. No rawhide allowed in the park.
- Small dog park is limited to dogs weighing 25 pounds or less. Large dog park is open to dogs of all sizes.
- Drinking fountains are intended for people and pups only. Please do not rinse off shoes or other items in these fountains.
- Violators are subject to removal from the park and suspension of park privileges.
- Park may be closed for maintenance or special events without prior notice.