Ames, IA is located about 23 miles northeast of Madrid. Here, you’ll find the Ames Dog Park, an off-leash park wher your pooch will have a pawtastic time! This 10-acre dog park is split into two sections. Large dogs get eight acres to play, and small breeds get the remaining two. To visit this park, you must purchase a tag and show proof of current rabies vaccination. The locals love this dog park, so your pal is sure to make some new fur-iends! You will need to bring water and doggie bags for clean-up. Oh, and don’t fur-get your pup’s favorite toy!