Canine Commons is an exclusive outdoor space just for dogs that is a joint venture between the Arlington Heights & Mt. Prospect Park Districts. Canine Commons is within Melas Park.  Annual Membership is $50 for the first dog for Mt. Prospect Park District residents.


  • Fenced 1.82 Acres in Melas Park
  • Members Only (Key Fob Entry)
  • Separate Areas for Large & Small Dogs
  • Picnic tables
  • Waste Receptacles with bag dispensers