Have a Doggone Good Time at Oakland County Parks’ Dog Swim!

Summer’s coming to an end, but that means dogs all over Oakland County will be hoping their owners take them out for a doggy swim at Oakland County Parks and Recreation’s annual dog swim. Waterford Oaks and Red Oaks Waterparks will be open for dogs only on September 9th and 10th, respectively.

Check out our video from last year’s dog swim to see the water romping and tail-wagging fun that’s in store for your canine kid.

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Fetchin’ Fun, Pawesome Play at the Oakland County Waterparks

It wasn’t just another day at the park.

Oakland County Waterparks are officially closed for the summer. The closed sign prominent at the front gate, but last weekend families and their dogs were invited in for a little fetch and a lot of fun.

Tennis balls littered the pool as dozens of dogs dove in from all sides, using their best doggy-paddle to reach the closest one.

Oakland County Parks and Recreation‘s Waterford Oaks Waterpark and Red Oaks Waterpark hosted the 11th annual dog swim on September 10th and 11th; and it was clear, all dogs were in heaven dipping and diving into the blue water of the park’s wave pool.

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Make a Splash this Summer at Red Oaks & Waterford Oaks Waterparks!

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Looking for an awesome way to spend the day with your friends and family? Head over to Red Oaks or Waterford Oaks Waterparks for tons of water fun in the sun! Oakland County Waterparks offer water themed features that are perfect for all ages to enjoy. Take a dip in a wave pool, relax on a river ride, or splash around in a water playground. You can enjoy concessions or bring your own picnic items and dine under one of their huge umbrellas, canopies or pavilions. You’ll have it made in the shade!  Continue reading