Animals & Pets

St. Charles offers many perks for the family pet.

Pool Paws For Humane Laws

This pooch pool fundraiser for well-mannered dogs and their families benefits the Missouri Alliance for Animal Legislation. This event is usually held in August at McNair Pool.

DuSable Dog Park

DuSable Dog Park is a 2.5 acre off-leash canine recreation area in the Bales area of DuSable Park in north St. Charles. The park is open from daylight to 10 p.m.


For more information on these events and locations, please visit the St. Charles Parks website. Pet licensing, ordinances, adoption, and other helpful services are managed by the city's Animal Control Department. For more information, visit Animal Control's department webpage.