Dog Exercise Areas
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Dogs Off Leash Areas
Dogs are permitted unleashed, but under control, in the following areas:
- Timona Park - along the riverbank and the edges of the park
- Kowhai Park - only the part that is identified as a Dog Exercise Area in Schedule 1.
- Manfeild Park - whole park except for the playground, but not when the park is being used for an organised event
- Railway land - along both sides of the railway corridor through Feilding
- James Palmer Park - the entire park
- Rimu Park - the entire park
- Waughs Road - between the Railway Bridge and Awa Street
- Within the Feilding Saleyards working dogs are allowed and not required to be on a leash.
- Himatangi Beach - all parts of the foreshore that are at least 400m from the mouth of the Kaikokopu Stream
- Pohangina Valley Road Lookout - entire reserve
- Mt Stewart Reserve - entire reserve
- Bartletts Ford Reserve - entire reserve
- Menzies Ford Reserve - entire reserve
- Londons Ford Reserve - entire reserve
- Rangiwahia Reserve - entire reserve
- Raumai Reserve - entire reserve
- Pohangina - old school site, except play area and swimming pool
- Pohangina Domain - except that when stock are grazing the domain, dogs must be on a leash
- Rewa - old school recreation grounds
- Pakihikura Reserve - old school grounds
- Vinegar Hill Reserve - entire area during the period Easter to Labour Weekend
- Sanson Domain - except when used for organised events.
Dogs On Leash Areas
Dogs are permitted in the following locations on a leash:
- Victoria Park - around the edges, but not on the playing fields.
- Johnson Park - except the playing fields
- Kitchener Park - entire reserve
- Kowhai Park - only the access route that is mapped as a Dog on Leash Area in Schedule 1 of the Dog Control Bylaw 2019 (PDF file, 1.6 MB).
- The Feilding CBD as described below and as mapped in Schedule 3 of the Dog Control Bylaw 2019 (PDF file, 1.6 MB) as follows:
- Aorangi Street - between Eyre and Hobson Street
- Bowen Street - full extent
- Manchester Street - from its intersection with Hobson Street to the Feilding sale yards
- Stafford Street - whole length
- Fergusson Street - from its intersection with Aorangi Street to its intersection with Warwick Street
- Goodbehere Street - whole length
- MacArthur Street - whole length
- Machester Square - including the whole of the gardens contained therein
- Kimbolton Road - from its intersection with Aorangi Street to its intersection with Warwick Street.
Except that during organised events in the Feilding CBD dogs are prohibited.