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Madison Dog Park
Madison Dog Park
they're good dogs Brent

3829 N. Stafford St
Arlington, VA 22207
Sunrise to Sunset
Map of Dog Park Surrounds

Friendly and Collegial

Let's Keep in Touch by Email

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A Park for People and Dogs

About the Park


Over ½ acre, pea gravel surface, good sight lines

Ample parking, including accessibility

"Airlock" double gates at both entrances

Plenty of seating and a raised deck

Arlington water supply for our dogs

Mature trees and umbrellas for shade

Storage shed for tools and supplies

Restrooms next door in Madison Community Center

A Little Free Library

Park Culture

Kindness and Love

Please drive gently on Stafford St (kids, pets)

Find clean poop sacks in the black mailboxes

Help keep things clean; pick up stray poops 💩

County waste bins are near the park gates

Please check and fill the dog water dishes

Lower the umbrellas when weather threatens

Friendly with and ;-)

Boarding Walking Sitting

Boarding: Sue Thompson (existing clients only)
vCard for Sue Thompson

Old Dominion A.H.C. (in McLean)

Blue Ribbon Acres (in Lovettsville)
vCard for Jennifer Donnelly

Old Mill Kennel (in Leesburg)

Walking: Suzanne Benkert (Arlington)

Michaline Becknell (Arlington)

Amelia Perez (Washington DC)
Text: 202-423-1089

Walking & Sitting: Nyssa (rhymes with Lisa) Cederstrom

KSR Pet Care

Many Listings on

Rules & Regulations

Arlington County sets the Dog Park Rules

Dogs must be licensed and vaxxed

AKC Puppy Vaccination Guide

Park Rangers 703-525-0168

ACPD (non-emergency) 703-558-2222

Animal Control 703-931-9241

Park Management 703-228-6523


If something really horrible happens call 911

Dogs fighting? Go out for a walk instead!

Dog Bites are Reportable to Animal Control (703) 931-9241

Exchange personal information

Find nearby 24-hour Animal Hospitals

Important but not Urgent? Tell the Sponsors

Check the park bulletin board for more info

Free of the Leash (courtesy Mike Copperthite)

24-hour Animal Hospitals

Falls Church

7500 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA 22043
(703) 730-6880


8500 Arlington Blvd
Fairfax, VA 22031
(703) 752-9100


Hope Veterinary Center
140 Park St
Vienna, VA 22180
(703) 281-5121


Columbia Pike A.H.
4205 Evergreen Ln
Annandale, VA 22003
(703) 256-8414

District of Columbia

Friendship Animal Hospital
4105 Brandywine St NW
Washington, DC 20016
(202) 363-7300

Black Dogs Playing

Sponsor Group

Park Advocates
Interface to Arlington County

Photo of Cinda Berry

Cinda Berry

at Large

Photo of Bob Deason

Bob Deason


Photo of Carey Hadley

Carey Hadley

at Large

Photo of Karen Martin

Karen Martin

at Large

Photo of Ed Murrell

Ed Murrell


Photo of Lisa Parcells

Lisa Parcells


Photo of Phyllis Russo

Phyllis Russo

Vice Chair

Photo of Mark Schoenfelder

Mark Schoenfelder

At Large

Photo of Gail Wentzell

Gail Wentzell


Photo of Phil Wiest

Phil Wiest

at Large

Boing Boing (courtesy Mike Copperthite)

Dog Jumping