How big are Chicago Dog Friendly Areas? News Add comments Aug 232011 How big are the dog parks in Chicago? Well, here’s little graphic to give you an idea: The average size of a Chicago DFA excluding the three beaches is ~0.16 acre (~6600 sq ft). 2 Responses to “How big are Chicago Dog Friendly Areas?” Some perspective on the Fred Anderson Park Dog Friendly Area design » South Loop Dog Park Action Cooperative says: November 26, 2012 at 18:39 […] comparison, Grant Bark Park is ~18000 sq ft (0.4 acre), and the average size of a Chicago DFA is ~0.18 acre. The Fred Anderson Dog Park now proposed occupies only about 45% of the ~1.1 acre site. This […] An interesting comment | Friendly Dog Chicago says: June 1, 2012 at 14:10 […] how Chicago DFA policy has developed over the last ten years (typical dog parks over the last year are about 0.1 acre!), the appeal of advocating for a standard-issue CPD DFA […] Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your Comment You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> Name (required) E-mail (required) URI Current ye@r * Leave this field empty Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.