Your Local Family Vet

Unit 6, 104 Gympie Road
Strathpine, QLD 4056

(07) 3881 0077
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Exercise with your pet and have fun too!

How much fun is it to have a buddy to motivate and train with you? There are lots of opportunities to do just that either walking or running. Our local area also has some great dog parks that you can visit, details listed below.

Free local events to exercise with your pet

parkrun Australia

parkrun organise free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the world. They are open to everyone, free, and are safe and easy to take part in.
These events take place in pleasant parkland surroundings and we encourage people of every ability to take part; from those taking their first steps in running to Olympians; from juniors to those with more experience; we welcome you all.

Visit the parkrun website for more details, most are dog friendly. park run also accommodates participants who would like to walk.

The Heart Foundation

The Heart Foundation is synonymous with creating health and fitness. Walking groups are available in most areas across Brisbane and many encourage dogs to attend. What a great way to meet new people and work out with your four legged training buddy.

Visit the Heart Foundation Walking website for more details.

 

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Dog Parks

If you’re still building up your fitness or just after a fun play date for your pooch check out the fantastic dog parks in your area.

The Moreton Bay regional council has a large network of on leash and off leash dog parks. For your convenience council provides a network of dog tidy bags and disposal bins throughout the region.

Visit the Moreton Bay council website for further information.

Still looking for ideas, check our specific dog and cat exercise tips.