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Trail Manners for You and Your Dog

  1. Respect wildlife and their habitat - you are in their home.
  2. Respect the environment - don't let your dog dig or cause damage.
  3. Clean up after your dog. Leave all trails as clean or cleaner than when you arrived.
  4. Yield the right-of-way to other hikers. Many people are afraid of dogs. Communicate with others and always keep your dog under control.
  5. Yield the right-of-way to equestrians. Move off the trail far enough to allow horses to pass. Keep you dog close to you, quiet and under control.
  6. Always be courteous. Don't give other trail users any reason to complain. Set an example for others by being a conscientious owner with a well-behaved dog out enjoying the trails.