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Sunday Dog Walks for Members

While exploring Hillwood's twenty-five acres, members and their four-legged friend must adhere to the following terms and conditions:

  • Dogs are permitted with their Hillwood member owners from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Sundays only. Dogs are not allowed on the estate outside the hours of the program.
  • Dogs must be leashed at all times and under the control of their adult handlers.
  • No more than 2 dogs per adult handler. Hillwood reserves the right to remove groups lacking control.
  • Dogs may not be left in vehicles or left unattended at any time.
  • To protect our plant collections and garden sculptures, stay in designated areas only.
  • Keep your dogs on the path and designated grassy areas. Dogs are not permitted in planting beds.
  • Dogs are not permitted in any indoor facilities.
  • Dogs are not permitted in the cafe.
  • Aggressive dogs are not permitted on the estate. Hillwood reserves the right to refuse entry to, or remove, any dog thought to be harmful to visitors, other dogs, or property.
  • Dogs must have current license and rabies vaccination tags.
  • You are required to clean up after your dog with pet waste bags and dispose of the bags properly. Waste bag receptacles provided.