Dogs will be allowed to swim in public pools across Toronto this weekend

Aug 29 2019, 7:39 am

Pool season is a wrap! And, per annual tradition, Toronto Pools will admit furry friends for a swim this weekend before draining all the water.

This year, 10 pools are participating in the pawsome end-of-summer ritual.

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You can bring your doggo to any of the following locations this weekend to cool off during these dog days of summer:

Sunday, September 1 from 4 pm to 5 pm

Blantyre Outdoor Pool
Halbert Outdoor Pool

Sunday, September 1 from 4 pm to 6 pm

Goulding Outdoor Pool

Sunday, September 1 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Greenwood Outdoor Pool
High Park Outdoor Pool
Kiwanis Outdoor Pool
Ledbury Outdoor Pool
Monarch Outdoor Pool
Rotary Outdoor Pool
Stanley Outdoor Pool

Per the event page posted by Toronto Parks, Forestry, and Recreation, all dogs must be accompanied by an adult age 18 or older, and each adult can bring two dogs max.

On-deck spectators must be over the age of 12, and a media release must be signed as photo and video will be taken during the event.

Dog owners are also asked to bring proof of current vaccinations and toys to donate to Toronto Animal Services Shelters.


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Summer Dog Swim

When: September 1, 2019
Where: Participating Toronto pools