- Entrance fee is $5
- Children under 12 years old are free.
- Parking is free.
- All proceeds are donated to the WIF Fund, to be split equally between all participating local animal welfare groups.
- Leashed pets are welcome!
- An animal waiver is required upon entrance for all pets in attendance.
- Waivers are available in advance at Pet Food Warehouse, or can be found here, or can be completed at the event entrance.
- All waivers must be submitted at time of entrance as a hard copy (no digital copies accepted).
- The Chase Away 5K will be kicking off at 9am with run/walk that begins and ends on the event grounds. All runners gain free entry to Wag It Forward.
- Pete Powers and the Buzz Bash crew from 99.9 The Buzz will be providing music from 9am to 12pm. The Buzz is also providing free coffee, courtesy of Essex Junction Dunkin’.
- We have demonstrations throughout the day.
- We are happy to announce that Dock Dogs will be providing dog dock diving competitions throughout the day. Standby for details
- An under the sea themed costume contest and parade will be taking place with prizes!
- Stay tuned for more details on attractions and participants!
- The event will be held rain or shine!
There will be a doggie costume contest with registration from 10 to 11 a.m., music, giveaways, food, beverages and vendors.