dog park http://wwno.org en People vs. Pets? Plans For City Dog Parks Draw Growls From Some Owners http://wwno.org/post/people-vs-pets-plans-city-dog-parks-draw-growls-some-owners <p>If you own a dog in New Orleans, there are two places where your dog can legally run around off-leash: your yard and City Bark, the private dog park in City Park.</p><p>The New Orleans Recreation Development Commission wants to change that.&nbsp;NORD-C has selected two off-leash dog-runs for each district, but with city money tight there’s no telling when they’ll be built.</p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 14:25:06 +0000 Eve Abrams 30281 at http://wwno.org Caddo Parish Sheriff's painting to help fund dog park http://wwno.org/post/caddo-parish-sheriffs-painting-help-fund-dog-park <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Artwork painted by Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator will be featured at an upcoming event set to raise money to establish a dog park in Shreveport.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Prator's painting portrays Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover as a giant being tied down by dogs — a reworking of a scene from Gulliver's Travels.</p> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 17:36:16 +0000 The Associated Press 19859 at http://wwno.org