The Social Etiquette of Dog Parks

Dog parks are an intersection between man and dog; they are also an intersection between man and man. After observing, photographing, interviewing, and petting, I believe that you can learn a lot about how people interact with each other through the medium of dogs. When we look at the dog park's social dichotomy, we see it broken down into two groups: dog owners and non-dog owners. This binary can become infinitely more granular, but we will start there.

Zilker Metropolitan Park in Austin, TX