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    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Pets

  • Pets are allowed outside on the grounds, but not in the Visitor Center.
  • Helper animals are allowed in the Visitor Center.
  • Pets must be leashed at all times.
  • Pets may not be left unattended or tied to any object.
  • Pet excrement must be picked up and properly disposed of in a park trashcan.
  • Pets and other animals may not be released into the park. This is for the safety of the animals themselves and for the protection of park wildlife.

Did You Know?

Oregon Trail Wagon

Wagons used on the Oregon Trail had to carry nearly 2000 pounds of supplies. They traveled 2000 miles or more to the Oregon Country. Most wagons were pulled by oxen as they could eat the prairie grass and survive without lots of food for lengthy periods.