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Dogs (and horses) running loose on Eganville sports fields could mean stiffer penalties

Councillors don't want kids playing in poop

October 7, 2022  By Turf & Rec

Dogs running freely on the ball diamond and soccer pitch at Legion Field in Eganville, Ont. are bad enough, according to local councillors, but horses? A nearby off-leash park was created in the municipality to keep dogs off the sports fields, but councillors say perhaps it’s time for new signage to be erected to let dog owners – and horse owners – know that stiff penalties could be imposed when animals roam freely on sports fields.


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