Rent safe and private small dog parks hosted by locals in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Sniffspot's private dog parks are the best way to exercise your dog. We have the best variety and the best priced dog parks anywhere!

Designed for private play.
Only the people and dogs in your booking are allowed in the spot during your visit.

Popular private small dog parks near Grand Rapids, Michigan

Cyndie's PRIVATE Zoomie Park Grand Rapids

YES! We’re O🐕P🐾E🐩N! Book now through February and receive a free Swag Bag for you & your pup! We have partnered with Chow Hound, Camp Bow Wow and Your Pet’s Naturally to fill your Swag bag with lots of yummy treats, poop bags, foldable water dish, dog collars, leashes and toys! Come enjoy the snow and go home with some free stuff for your pet🐶 We have ❄️SNOW❄️ Our yard has a large shoveled area for those smaller dogs, and a larger area filled with snow for your dog to run and play! We have pathways to get to the larger drifts of snow. Our patio will always be cleared from snow so your pups will have a rest area. Your dog will love to run and jump through the deep areas, so much fun! Also, a patio heater for those cold snowy days or a night visit! Huddle up to our heater while watching your dog play! Welcome to our dog friendly privately fenced in backyard. This is the spot where every dog wants to play!! EVERY dog is welcome. You need to try it and your dog(s) will love it! Plenty of room to roam and smell all the new smells. Clean and nicely landscaped. Large Shade trees for summer. Nice plush short cut grass in the summer. Plenty of room to park your vehicle and a gated door for your entry right next to parking. Help yourself to the patio furniture underneath our new pergola while watching your pup. Look forward to all the new smells in a safe and private large backyard! For your dogs safety and ours, we spread flea & tick fertilizer in the spring & fall. In winter, We shovel spots for easier play for those little pups. Before & After each visit, we clean the water bowl for fresh & clean water for your pup at each visit. Your dog can’t wait to get HERE! Pricing is up to 1 dogs- $15/hr 2 dogs- $24/hr. Use link below for payment https://buy.stripe.com/3cs3coc0ffP41i0144i

Fully Fenced
0.5 acres
5(118)
$15 dog / hour
Grand Rapids, MI
Jack's 5 Acre Unfenced Private Dog Park In Grand Rapids

Welcome to my home on Leffingwell Ave NE! -My yard is about a half an acre and it is UNFENCED. -There is a pool, but that area is FENCED off and off limits. -There are hundreds of acres of public land with miles of walking trails located directly behind my property. Simply walk towards the back of the property and cross the wooden bridge going over the creek. *This is all public land and it is accessible by anyone. However, the only people that use it are the 10 houses whose property butts up against to the land. I have never encountered anyone walking back there, but I wouldn’t be surprised if there are another person or two who take their morning walks back there! The land does butt up to the highway, HOWEVER it is all fenced off and there is NO WAY to gain access to the highway without jumping a fence.* I just got a new driveway and it is big enough to park a few cars all while not blocking the garage and STILL having enough room to turn around properly. The whole property from the road to public land is under camera surveillance as well. All the pictures are from the winter. In the summer time, the greenery is very fully and you cannot see any of the neighbors. On the south side of the property there is a creek and lots of woods dividing my property and the neighbors. On the north side there is about 20 yard of woods separating my property from the neighbors. RULES: -Please clean up all poop and dispose of it in the waste container located behind the shed. -please don’t open either of the gates to the pool. It is off limits. -please park on the RIGHT side of the driveway as you’re pulling in. (As to not block the garage) -The land behind my house is all public and is accessible by anyone. However, it is very seldomly used. If it is used, it’s majority of the time one of the 10 houses whose property butts up to the public land. There are lots of easy trails, harder trails, valleys, creeks, etc. In total there are 4 or 5 miles of cleared trails back there and it is VERY HARD to get lost. -When on the public land, please do not trespass on anybody else’s property. All the property lines are posted and very hard to miss! Please see photos for parking and a map on how to get to the backyard as well as all the trails.

Unfenced
5 acres
$15 dog / hour
Grand Rapids, MI

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Why rent private small dog parks in Grand Rapids, Michigan?
FeaturesSniffspotPublic park
Designed for private play
Rentable by the hour
Off leash options
Very large and/or fully fenced options
Pricing$5 - $15 per dog per hourFree

What people say about small dog parks around Grand Rapids, Michigan

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Bob M.
July 2023
Our dog had a great time chasing a ball and rolling, sliding, etc. The kiddie pool was a nice doggy amenity. Our dog is large and the yard felt secure. The hostess was very friendly. We will be going back again soon ☺️
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Dakota B.
May 2022
This was our first time ever using Sniffspot and we LOVED it! Joel made sure to ask if we had any special requests or concerns (we did not). We spent an hour there and my dog LOVED it. If you have a reactive dog that’s NOT good with other dogs — please note that the neighbors on the left side of the property have a dog (cocker spaniel) and so do the ones to the back of the property (golden doodle). They are both VERY friendly dogs and my dog got along with them (with a fence between them) just fine! At the very back of the property there is some damage to one of the fence links, so if you have a large dog or one that’s the new Houdini then keep an eye out over by that area! There was fresh drinking water for my doggo and a few toys he could play with! However, he seemed much more interested in the new smells, new dogs, and peeing on everything he possibly could! Would highly recommend and we definitely be coming back! 😊
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Bob M.
July 2023
Jasper enjoyed the nice yard. It had shady and sunny spots, as well as a nice deck. Even with the swing set, there was plenty of room. The hostess Jenna was very nice.
How do Grand Rapids's private small dog parks work?

Private rentals by the hour

Our hosts are locals that are renting their yards and private land to dog owners

Trust and safety first

Spots are designed for safety and both hosts and guests are reviewed after each visit

Designed for private play

Only the people and dogs in your booking are allowed in the spot during your visit

Reactive dogs welcome

Many of the spots we list are designed with sensitive dogs in mind

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FAQ about our Grand Rapids small dog parks

Are small dog parks safe?
While public dog parks have a number of safety issues, such as aggressive dogs, disease transmission and general cleanliness, Sniffspot dog parks are much safer than public dog parks. With Sniffspot all bookings are private for just you and dogs you bring with you and we require all dogs to be vaccinated (or have equivalent titers). All Sniffspot locations are vetted and reviewed by park users so you can find the perfect place for you and your dog. 93% of reviews on Sniffspot visits are 5 stars.
How can I find small dog parks in Grand Rapids?
There are 47 small dog parks in the Grand Rapids area. The most popular small dog park is . You can browse all of our small dog parks here.
How do I know if a small dog park works for my dog?
Start by applying basic filters, such as fencing and distractions, to find a dog park that works for your furry friends. If your dog doesn't respond to owner commands, you can visit one of our enclosed dog park areas. If your dog is reactive to other dogs, you can visit one of our small dog park sites where there are no dogs audible or visible nearby. You can see any park amenities provided, including a park bench, water for dogs or water features such as kiddie pool or water hose. If your dog loves water, you can go to a park with water features, but if they don't love water, you can avoid them. We also recommend reading reviews to check for park maintenance issues and reaching out to the host with any questions. And lastly, of course, check park hours. Many of our parks are open from dawn until dusk.
What are the requirements to bring my dog to a Sniffspot park?
We require that all dogs have basic vaccinations or equivalent titers. We do not allow dogs with a bite history. We require that owners sign our waiver and agree to follow our safety rules. We also require that pet owners follow safety protocols around water features.
Will there be other dogs at the Sniffspot park at the same time as me?
Sniffspot only allows one booking at a time and any host dogs are required to be kept away from the spot during visits. We also enforce 30 min time buffers between bookings.
How much do Sniffspot small dog parks cost?
Small dog parks in the Grand Rapids area range from $15.0 and $15.0. The least expensive small dog park is Cyndie's PRIVATE Zoomie Park Grand Rapids. The most expensive small dog park is Cyndie's PRIVATE Zoomie Park Grand Rapids. Each host sets their own price, so you can check the price on the specific Sniffspot dog park listing.
Can I have an event or party at a small dog park?
If you are planning an amazing small dog park party, each Sniffspot park has their own rules regarding special events. Many parks allow doggie birthday parties, training, water parties and other event types. Event organizers need to be responsible for their guests and event organizers should coordinate with the host regarding their fun party. Make sure the park has amenities you need for your party, such as a park with lots of picnic tables with park benches.

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