In the News

Wednesday, July 12, 2006, Marshfield Mariner - DPW board warming to dog park plan

Wednesday, June 28, 2006, Marshfield Mariner - Town site may be home for dogs to roam

Wednesday, May 10, 2006, Patriot Ledger - Group comes up with 3rd site for dog park: Announcement likely before month’s end

11-29-05 - Letter to the Editor - Proposed Self Funded Bark Park

On Memorial day weekend, Sue Traynor, Norma, Brad, Trevor White and Olivia White, with the help of Aerosmith rock legend Steve Tyler and world famous artist David Brega had the good fortune of educating hundreds of people to our cause. Including the town fathers who were also in attendance. Over $400 was raised during this event. More photos below.

Wednesday, September 21, 2005 - the Marshfield Mariner published an article, "Board backs dog park plan".

Wednesday, June 15, 2005 - the Marshfield Mariner published an article, "Going to the dogs", on the front page.

May, 2005 - Citizens Bank is featuring the Marshfield Bark Park Project in their bank. Canisters will be available for those who wish to make a donation.

Thursday, Feb. 10, 2005 - WATD - Brad White's 7 a.m. radio interview on "The South Shore's Morning News" with Rob Hakala

Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2005 - the Marshfield Mariner published a small article on page 8 with our artist's rendering of our wish list of features. Read the article here, but please note:

  • We have not determined what the dogpark design will be or its features.
  • The Marshfield Bark Park website address is

Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2005 - the Marshfield Mariner published a front page article on our project and our fundraising plans. Read the article here, but please note a few corrections:

  • We are not buying land for the park.
  • We are not considering Coast Guard Hill as a possible site.
  • We have not made any final decisions on what features the park will have, including a public bathroom.

Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2005 - the Marshfield Mariner published a small article on our project and the new website.

Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2005 - the Patriot Ledger published an article on our Bark Park progress.

WATD 95.9 FM interview with Brad White, Marshfield Bark Park co-chair, on Sunday, Dec. 19 at 12:45 p.m. Host's email:

If you missed the interview, we have it recorded and converted into MP3 format. Listen to the entire interview (15 minutes, after commercials and songs removed) or in 5-minute segments (approx 5 megs each).

A Marshfield Bark Park Founders photo session for the Boston Sunday Globe article was held on Saturday, Dec. 18, 2004, at Rexhame Beach. More than 30 people, adults and children, and at least that many dogs attended.

Sunday, Dec. 19, 2004 - A feature article with the founders' photo appeared in the Metro region section of the BOSTON SUNDAY GLOBE, Full Run (Circulation over 1 Million). [ Link ]