iPhone and iPod Touch users can tap into the "Locate Me" feature and the five nearest dog parks will populate the screen, along with a map and driving directions. Eukanuba will refresh the database with new dog parks every two to three weeks.
"Eukanuba OFF LEASH makes it easier and instantaneous for on-the-go pet owners to enjoy the outdoors and be active with one of their best friends -- their dog," said Dave Minifie, Eukanuba associate marketing director.
New shelter data casts doubt on whether the pet population and pet ownership are truly growing.
While the pandemic caused unprecedented suffering worldwide in 2020, the disruptions to dogs, cats and other pets adoption numbers may normalize in 2021.