Central Bark Dog Park

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Your Dog has a place to exercise and socialize.

Please do your part to keep it this way! 


Central Bark Dog Park, located 1001 W. 38th St., is the home of Odessa's first Dog Park. It features a separation area and two large fenced open areas for off-lease access, including a picnic pavilion. Guests need to make sure to read all of the rules and regulations before entering. Central Bark Park is a wonderful addition to the Odessa community.

Central Bark Park is FREE and open to the public!

How To Enter: 

* Do not open the outside gate if the inside gate is open.

* Remove your dog's leash inside of the off-leash area of the park, not in the double gated area.

We Do Not Allow Dogs That Are...

* Sick or Aggressive 

* Females in Heat  

* Without Current Vaccinations & Tags Displayed on Collar

* Younger than four (4) months old


* Please help keep your Park clean and pick up after your dog with the provided materials and waste dispensers.

* Report Violators to City of Odessa Animal Control at (432) 368-3526

* EMERGENCY NUMBER (432) 333-3641

Read the Rules below as posted at the Dog Park. 


* Limit two (2) Dogs per person. Dogs only. Cats, other animals or reptiles are Not Permitted.
* Frisbees, balls and other retrievable toys are encouraged.  (Be prepared to share)
* Dog Owners/ Guardians must keep their dog in view and under control at all times.

* Dogs must be leashed until safely inside the off leash area and must be leashed before exiting.

* Dog Owners/ Guardians must carry leashes for each dog and dogs must wear collars at all times.
* Dog Owners/ Guardians must leash and remove their dog from the dog park at the first sign of aggression. 
* Professional Dog training and handlers are not permitted to use the facility for instruction.
* Dogs may not be left unattended. Owners/ Guardians must remain inside the fence with their dog(s).
* Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian inside of the off-leash area.
* Owners/ Guardians are responsible for keeping their dogs from digging and must fill in any holes that their dog may make.
* Users of the facility do so at their own risk.  Dog Owners are legally responsible for their dogs and any injuries or damage they cause.
* Always clean up after your dog. Owners/ Guardians MUST promptly bag and dispose of the pet waste, and place it in provided containers.
* All dogs must have current vaccinations with tags displayed on collar.
* No children under the age of 6 may enter the dog park area.
* Close all gates as you enter/ exit the Dog Park.
* No smoking or alcoholic beverages in or around dog park.
* No spiked collars, bicycles, skate boards or roller skates in off leash areas.
* No glass containers allowed in any areas of the park.
* Do not let your dog pester or mount other dogs.
 * Dog Park may be closed at any time for maintenance.
 * Food or Treat items for dogs or humans are prohibited inside of the off leash area.


* Report Violators to City of Odessa Animal Control at (432) 368-3526

* EMERGENCY NUMBER (432) 333-3641

Contact Information

Parks and Recreation
1100 W. 42nd Street
Odessa, TX 79761
Phone: (432) 368-3548
Email: parksrec@odessa-tx.gov

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