01 Oct

HOWL-oween Dog Costume Contest – October 25th (3-5 pm)

Hermon Dog Park HOWL-oween Dog Costume Contest

Snakes, Bats and witches galore… Let’s see what this Halloween has in store!  Bring yourself, family and pets over to our Spooktacular Event!

Dog costume contest at Hermon Dog ParkThe doggie social event of the year! Our 10th Annual HOWL-oween brings out smiles as our furry friends dress up as superheroes, ghosts, and sometimes a different animal altogether. 15 winners will be crowned, and all winners will receive a gift bag and a gift card from Petco (www.petco.com)! Two Peanut-Butter Lick-Off winners (Small and large dogs) will be awarded as well. Entry fee is $1 for FHDP Members, and $5 per entry for non-members. Get your pet’s costume ready, here are the categories:

Best Homemade (Sm.& Lrg.)
Scariest (Sm.& Lrg.)
Funniest (Sm.& Lrg.)
Best Profession (Sm.& Lrg.)
Best TV or Movie Character (Sm.& Lrg.)
Judge’s Choice (Sm., Lrg.,Team)
Best Pack (Team of Dogs dressed similarly or same theme)
Best Team (Must be Human and Dog dressed similarly)

Please be at the park at 3:00 pm to register your costumed pet, at 3:45 pm we will hold the Peanut Butter Lick-off Contest (in both the small and large side),at 4:00 pm the dogs will walk down the Ruff-way. Prizes will be given at 5:00 pm.  To get some ideas for costumes, check out our past HOWL-oween photos.

27 Apr

May 2015 – ONLINE PHOTO CONTEST

Fun at Hermon Dog Park - Photo by Michael Watkins

Fun at Hermon Dog Park – Photo by Michael Watkins

May 1st – May 31st

Starting May 1st you can tag your photos of your dog or dogs enjoying a day at Hermon Dog Park. Use the hashtag #FunAtHermonDogPark for your Instagram or Facebook photo, and be sure to include your dog’s name in the post.

Petco Gift Cards will be given to the Winner for Large Dog Side and the Winner for Small Dog Side.

25 Mar

April Yappy Hour – “Dog Speak” Pet Ed Seminar

Dog Trainer Lezle Stein

Sunday, April 26th from 3-5 pm

Handle with Care Dog Training

PET EDUCATION SEMINAR: Learn How to Understand ‘Dog Speak’, and How to Safely Break Up Dog Fights with Dog Trainer and Behavior Specialist Lezle Stein.

April Yappy Hour will be set-up under the tunnel, and we invite you to attend this informative seminar, where you can learn practical methods of how to interact with other dogs at the dog park, and enjoy a social and healthy environment.