Woodson Road Dog Park - 1655 Woodson Road

Dog Park June 2015 (2)

The City of Overland Woodson Road Dog Park is a fenced area located off of Woodson Road and is south of Page Avenue where dogs may run and play without a leash. The dog park is divided into 3 sections: one section is for small dogs less than 30lbs, one section is for large dogs more than 30lbs and the third section is for maintenance. Signs will be posted on gate entrances marking which areas are open to use. The Dog Park is open to Overland residents as well as non-residents who are registered members of the Dog Park. Use of a dog play area shall be subject to rules and regulations established by the City Council to promote the health, safety and welfare of the dog park area users and the general public.

Annual Membership Fee Schedule (These memberships are good for one year)

•    Resident annual fee for first dog = $25

•    Resident annual fee for up to two additional dogs = $10 each dog

•    Resident Replacement Dog Tag = $5 each

•    Non-resident annual fee for first dog= $35

•    Non-resident annual fee for up to two additional dogs = $10 each dog

Please Note: The City Council may limit the number of non-resident dog licenses issued in order to promote the health, safety and welfare of dog play area users and the general public.

In keeping with past practice, the City will maintain two (2) off-leash areas for use by our members, on a rotating basis.

 In an effort to protect our members, the following guidelines will be instituted for those using the Dog Park;

  • Adherence to Social Distance Guidelines including maintaining Six (6’) foot separation between members.
  • Members are encouraged to wear masks while utilizing the facility unless the wearing of a mask would negatively impact the overall health of the member.
  • No more than ten (10) dogs in a single off-leash area at one time.
  • No more than twenty (20) members at the park at one time.  
  • Dog toys and balls are prohibited.
  • Water amenities will remain off at this time. Please plan accordingly.
  • Dog Park Equipment (fencing, gates, benches, agility objects, etc.) are NOT sanitized. Sanitize your hands before and after visiting the park. Use the Dog Park at your own risk.
  • If you are not feeling well or have been with someone that has the COVID-19 virus, please do not utilize the facility.


Annual memberships may be purchased at The Overland City Hall during normal business hours. Memberships are good for one year – expiring on May 31st annually. Memberships will not be pro-rated. Membership fees may be paid by cash, check, MasterCard or Visa. Please be prepared to provide the following when registering:

•    Completion of the Member Registration Form as well as the release of Liability Form and COVID Waiver

•    Proof of Dog Owner’s Residency (i.e. Driver’s License, State ID, Unpaid Utility Bill, etc)

•    Current spay/neuter documentation for all dogs to be registered

•    Current Rabies vaccination documentation for all dogs to be registered

•    Current Bordetella vaccination documentation for all dogs to be registered

•    Current DHPP (Distemper, Hepatitis, Parvo, and Parainfluenza) vaccination documentation for all dogs to be registered.

•    Residents Only: Current Annual Dog License is required by City Ordinance: Section 215.150.  

•    Payment for use of the dog park must be made at time of registration

When renewing memberships for the City of Overland Woodson Road Dog Park, members will need to complete the membership registration form and signed Release of Liability Form annually and also provide update vaccination documentation.  

Dog Park Rules

Dog Park Application for 2021-22

Dog Park Waiver and Liability Form

Dog Park COVID Waiver

To report a problem, please contact the Overland Community Center at 314-428-0490.

In case of an emergency, please call 911 or the Overland Police Department at 314-428-1212