OK, I raise my hand. When I had dogs a long, long time ago, in another life, dog parks did not exist. But, whoa, let me tell you what I discovered. Not that I'm in the market for a date because I am NOT, but if I were looking to pick up a guy, you can score no better than at a dog park. I mean, forget about drinking establishments.
Dog parks are where it's at. There is an entire social community happening at dog parks. People with dogs already know that, I imagine. You can read more if you like in my personal blog today at this link: Photos of the Central Bark Dog Park in Kona.