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Grand opening upcoming for Bull Valley Dog Park

Published: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 3:25 p.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, May 1, 2014 12:24 a.m. CDT

BULL VALLEY – The Bull Valley Dog Park is having its grand opening on Saturday.

The park will host a police dog demonstration by the Woodstock Police Department Canine Unit at 11 a.m. followed by a barn hunt from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The dog park, a joint effort between Bull Valley and Woodstock, is located at Country Club Road and Bull Valley Road.

The event costs $5 but is free to permit holders or children 11 and under. Those without a permit can attend the event and try out the dog park with a special day pass good for between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

The event will also feature trainer demonstrations, on-site groomers, nutrition and health information, dogs up for adoption, vendors, food, a raffle, silent auction and prizes.

For more information, call 815-459-4833.

– Shawn Shinneman

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