It’s not always easy to find off-leash, dog friendly parks within a city or town. I know, because there are few and far between places that my husband and I enjoy taking our lab to that lets him run free without any restrictions.
So seeing this:
made me incredibly happy! This was taken during a dog-friendly swim at the Oliver pool. Even if it was just for an hour, these playful canines put a huge smile on my face. I wish we took our Clyde. But the dog beach at Gellatly Bay is great, too. A full collage of photos from the Oliver Doggy Day Swim by Osoyoos Times’ reporter and photographer, Richard McGuire can be found here: Oliver pool goes to the dogs