Events, Lifestyle

Dogs Can Swim at the Alexandria Outdoor Pools

The dog days of summer may be over but thanks to sponsor Your Dog’s Best Friend, dogs can take a dip in the city’s pools.

The dog swims will take place on Friday, September 14 and Saturday, September 15.

The Itty Bitty Doggie Dive for dogs under 50 pounds is Friday, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Memorial Pool at Charles Houston Recreation Center, 901 Wythe Street.

The Big Dog Day Swim for dogs over 50 pounds is Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Old Town Pool, 1609 Cameron Street.

Dog handlers must be 16 or older and must be residents of the City of Alexandria.  Admission is free.

Owners should bring proof of vaccinations or have their dogs wear current vaccination tags.

Owners must register online by clicking here using Itty Bitty Doggie Dive activity number 134390 or Big Dog Day activity number 134391.


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