As much of the country in recent times, Key West has its share of intolerant, misguided hate mongers confused on the usual concept of a loving God. But you can almost understand this Dog's point of view.
These next two are more typical of Fantasy Fest, without or without the pet dogs. Uh, I mean pet mermaids.
My personal favorite, Genevieve Beaudet, as a Ladybug:There will be more animals out later … and the rest of the week; some domesticated, but more likely wilder. Feral.
Here are LOTS More Pet Masquerade Photos - including photos of Karma, who went as herself, and hew new friend, a giraffe.