We at the Massachusetts Renaissance Faire welcome pets owned by responsible owners on Sunday, Aug. 13, 2023.
Only one pet per owner will be admitted.
Only pets in good health will be admitted. The Faire reserves the right to refuse any pet.
All pets will be registered with an owner-signed liability waiver prior to entry to the festival grounds. Prior-mail is registration in encouraged. Contact festival office for registration forms. Owners will provide the following: Name, address, phone number of owner and proof of current vaccinations (rabies/distemper/Parvo/Feline leukemia and other state required vaccinations). Name, address, and phone number of the veterinarian.
All pets will be leashed at all times. Leashes shall be no longer than 4 feet. All leashes shall have a secure loop hand strap and owners shall always have said leash in hand. No retractable leashes will be allowed.
No female animals in heat will be permitted entry to the faire.
Our festival has animal attractions and acts which are disrupted by the presence of unfamiliar animals. Pet owners will adhere to the requests of said animal acts/attractions and not bring their pets around and cause disruptions to our contracted animal acts and attractions.
Pet waste will be cleaned up by the pet owner and disposed of in the waste containers provided.
Pet owners, you must curb your pets. Do not allow them to relieve themselves where others walk. Pet owners are responsible for any damage their pet may cause. Owners are required to control where their pets urinate and defecate - avoid pathways, tents, and props.
Pet injuries (scratches/bites) or damage shall be reported to the First Aid and security, immediately. Owner and victim shall provide faire with incident report and owner information.
Unruly, nervous, noisy, aggressive or ill pets will not be admitted. Determination of suitability shall be at the sole discretion of the faire staff. Failure to adhere to any of the above will have the pet owner escorted to the gate without refund.
Any animal not admitted to the faire shall be removed from the festival property. No animals shall be left unattended in vehicles or parking lot.