Dogs on the Beach
City of Cocoa Beach Ordinance No. 1620 will go into effect July 15, 2018. Summary of the ordinance is as follows:
- Dog on 6 ft. leash at all times.
- 4th Street South to north side of Murkshe Park (only location dogs are allowed).
- Allowable times for dogs to be on the beach are 6:00am-10:00am and 5:00pm-7:00pm during standard time, 9:00pm during daylight savings time.
- Owners must clean up after their dog. There are pet disposal stations located at each crossover from 4th Street South to Northside of Murkshe Park.
- Violation may result in a $250.00 fine.
The dog park at Lori Wilson Park is open but NO dogs are allowed outside the fenced enclosure or on the beach at this location.
Please keep dogs off dunes and away from turtle nests.