(A) The chief may designate "dog exercise" areas at state parks. Dogs in designated dog exercise areas shall not be required to be on a leash if they are under the control and supervision of a person eighteen years old or older. Up to two dogs per adult are permitted in the dog exercise area.
(B) No person may bring a dog into a dog exercise area if the dog is under four months old; is in heat; or has fresh wounds. No person may bring a dog into a dog exercise area unless the dog is current with vaccinations and displays the current license and rabies tags.
(C) No person who brings a dog in a dog exercise area shall fail to remove their dog's waste and place it in the designated receptacles.
(D) No person shall be in a dog exercise area between sunset to sunrise.
(E) Children under the age of sixteen must be under the supervision of a responsible adult when in the dog exercise area.
(F) Dogs that exhibit threatening or vicious behavior are prohibited from dog exercise areas.
Prior History: (Effective:
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 02/01/2012
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 1546.03
Rule Amplifies: 1546.01, 1546.03, 1546.09)