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Sitting on 2 acres on the Riverfront in downtown Kansas Metropolis, Missouri, Bar Okay is a enjoyable, new vacation spot for folks and canines. It includes a totally staffed, state-of-the-art canine park with a contemporary bar, restaurant and coffeehouse. Skilled “dogtenders” monitor the canines whereas they play on distinctive tools (just like the Westlake Doggy Jungle Fitness center and ROKC Canine Climbing Wall), whereas people can hang around with their canines within the park or go to the bar and restaurant, which is constructed completely out of repurposed transport containers.

Bar Okay was began by Leib Dodell and David Hensley who had been on the lookout for a enjoyable, secure place to fulfill mates, seize a drink or a chunk to eat — however not have to go away their canines at residence. Not solely did they resolve this drawback for themselves, they solved it for many different canine lovers.

Leib loves seeing the joyful seems on the faces of the human and canine company as they benefit from the park. “We consider we have now tapped into the particular connection between folks and canines in a really highly effective approach,” Leib says. “We’re all the time developing with new and artistic experiences for folks and canines to take pleasure in collectively — concert events, 5Ks, trivia nights and singles occasions.”

The response to Bar Okay has been overwhelming. Leib says that greater than 70,000 folks and 40,000 canines have come by means of the park within the first six months of operation.

What’s subsequent for Bar Okay? “To create a joyful and distinctive social, leisure and academic expertise for folks and canines, beginning in Kansas Metropolis and increasing across the nation,” Leib says. “We consider that every one communities want artistic, secure areas for folks and canines.”

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Concerning the writer:

Annie Butler Shirreffs has labored within the pet trade for 20 years and is presently the senior editor of Catster and Dogster magazines. A cat lover since she was a bit of lady, she has all the time had feline mates in her life. She and her husband share their Southern California residence with their 4 cats, Agatha, Alastair, Jack and Mathilda, and an ever-changing clowder of foster kittens, all of whom take pleasure in being testers for cool, new merchandise.

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  • Adam Johanson is an animal lover and a blogger at Panelpets. He writes regularly regarding pets and how to take care of them, as well as general news stories about animals. When he isn't writing, Adam can usually be found playing with his two dogs or cuddling his cat.