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Posted on: August 1, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Join us for the annual Pooch Plunge

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It’s time for the annual Pooch Plunge event at Castaway Bay! Join us on Thursday, August 10 and Friday, August 11 from 5-8pm for a paw-sitively fun filled dog swim event. Hosted by Lafayette Parks & Recreation, this year’s Pooch Plunge will feature giveaways, food trucks, and all that you need to know about Greater Lafayette’s brand new McPaw Dog Park (coming soon)!
Cost: $10 for the 1st dog, $5 for each additional dog per night; limit 2 dogs per person/per night, Limit 2 people per registration.
To register for Pooch Plunge, please see the green "Dog Park" tab on our online registration portal.

Please SEND a copy OR Bring a copy of your dog/s' Rabies vaccination certification (collar tag will NOT be sufficient). Note that current Dog Park members will have certification on file. (Email:

1. Dog owners MUST provide digital (vet certificate or city registration receipt) proof of rabies vaccination for their dog/s when they register. A rabies tag on the collar is NOT sufficient.
2. All dogs must be on leash until they are in the event area at the pool.
3. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times while attending Pooch Plunge.
4. There is a LIMIT of TWO dogs and TWO people per registration
5. Dogs must be at least four months old.
6. Owners MUST pick up after their dogs.
7. Female dogs in heat will NOT be allowed.
8. Aggressive dogs will be asked to leave the pool.
9. No human or dog food/treats will be allowed in the pool area.
10. For health and safety reasons, people will NOT be allowed in the pool except to help a struggling dog. THIS WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED – (There is NO chlorine in the pool.)

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