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Upgrades make Sunnyside dog park better experience for all

Dog owners who use dog parks to exercise their pets are experiencing some new improvements this summer at Sunnyside Park.

"I wanted to give these guys some props for following through on what we talked about," said Sweet Home dog owner Larry Willett. "It's kind of a feel-good story, especially during the situation we're in."

About three years ago, he started advocating for improvements to the facility. Those included upgrades to the entrance, an additional garbage can, additional bench seating, an additional picnic table, two bag dispensers to clean up after dogs and a water source. Previo...