As a Dog Advocate, you need to know that Seattle City Officials are working on a Strategic Plan for People, Dogs, and Parks this year! Right now, we need you to tell Seattle City Officials how you feel in Seattle's parks when dogs are around in Seattle Parks by filling out this form for dog owners AND non-dog owners alike in Seattle: How do we balance the needs of people and dogs in our parks?
Today, COLA is undergoing a rebranding, revitalization, and rebirth in Seattle. We are working to transition to a professional, self‐sustaining non‐profit which does more than just provide gravel and work parties for our dog parks. We are steadily growing beyond just being a volunteer federation that runs the dog parks, into being the dog parent education and support organization citywide for the steep learning curve of dog ownership, especially in a dense urban environment as in Seattle.
This summer is packed full of events where you and your dog can get out on the town and enjoy the... Read More
COLA is the non-profit advocate for dog owners like you. For nearly 20 years, COLA has lobbied for every dog park Seattle has, managed the existing ones, and financially supplemented maintenance efforts. This year is going to be our most exciting yet! The Mayor and City Council have asked for a Off-Leash Master Plan! And we need your help!