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Furry Paws Festival Pet Costume Contest Rules

Welcome to the Furry Paws Festival Pet Costume Contest! We don't have many rules, but if you don't have any, how will you know if you are following the rules? Most of all, we want everyone to have a fun, safe time. You are responsible for the actions of you, your dog and your safety. We are striving to have everyone have a safe, fun day, we hope everyone acts accordingly. By participating in this pet costume contest, you assume all responsibility for anything regarding the safety of you and your animal(s) and hold us harmless as we are doing everything we can to ensure a fun day for all. There will be awards for the winners!!! See the agenda during the event for the pet costume time as it is subject to change. Everyone who participates MUST register (but there is no charge to do so)..

Pet Costume Contest Rules:

1. This is open to dogs of any size or breed(s). All costumes must be safe for the dog and others. There are no limits to originality, size or theme, but please make it family-friendly. Our rules are as simple as 1-2-3!

2. Decision of the judges are final.

3. Everyone will be paraded past the judges and costumes will be judged on concept, theme, fit and finish.

The Furry Paws Festival Pet Costume Contest is sponsored by:

Roberts Jewelers

Please note: By attending the Furry Paws Festival, you give unrevokeable rights for any photos, images, videos or recordings for future marketing purposes. You also hold harmless K9s for Warriors, Between the Greens Magazine, Upscale Event Productions, May Management, World Golf Village Neighborhood Park (including the Dog Park), any volunteers, vendors or businesses associated with this event.

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11:00 a.m. - K9 Demonstration by the St. Johns Country Sherriff's Department K9 Unit
12 Noon - Pet Costume Contest (Sponsored by Roberts Jewelry)

Thank you to our Sponsor - Robert's Jewelers
1 p.m. - Dashing Dachshund Doggie Race (Sponsored by Faux Paws St. Augustine)
Faux Paws Dog Shoppe. We Celebrate your Dog!!  THE gift shop for dogs and dog lovers!

• Pet Obedience Demonstration
• Face Painting
...and more!


The Furry Paws Festival is co-sponsored by N2 Publishing and Upscale Event Productions as a fundraiser for K9s for Warriors. We believe the community should be engaged for the common good. Sponsors, advertisers, vendors and individual donations all help contirbute to to the cause and mission of K9s for Warriors. K9s For Warriors is dedicated to providing service canines to our Warriors suffering from Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, Traumatic Brain Injury, and/or Military Sexual Trauma as a result of military service post-9/11. Our goal is to empower them to return to civilian life with dignity and independence. We are the nation's largest provider of service dogs for disabled American veterans. K9s For Warriors is a tax-exempt 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization.
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