Welcome to The Big Dog Weekend! A fun, educational & action packed show set in the beautiful surroundings of The River Dart Country Park.
Meet thousands of other dog lovers, have a free Doggy photo shoot, enjoy some canine retail therapy, learn something new from one of our expert speakers, try a new activity, dab your hand at a workshop, take a walk, be part of the Big Breed Bonanza, meet Dogs with jobs, join in on the fun events like the fun dog show, talent show, Hay Bale Race and temptation alley all whilst enjoying what the beautiful country park has to offer. Camping is also available! We welcome dogs of all shapes and sizes, ‘Big’ is only used to emphasise the scale of the event.
- Dog Photo Shoot (yes, really this is included in your admission)
- Agility Have A Go
- Flyball Have A Go
- Temptation Alley – can your pooch resist everything in his/her way?
- Dog Training Workshops
- The Big Breed Bonanza – a special area with a timetable of the different dog breeds so your pooch can meet friends from the same breed and you to meet owners alike and share your stories.
- Dog First Aid Workshop
- Canine Massage & Physiotherapy Consultations
- Grooming Workshop
- Hay Bale Race – the fastest dog on each day will receive a £30 Pets at Home Voucher and will be crowned our Hay Bale Race champion! Run by Refuge4Pets
- Behavioural Talks and Q&A
- Vet Talks & Q&A
- Exercising with your Dog/s Talk & Workshops
- The Big Dog Talent Show
- Fun Dog Show
- Canine Retail Therapy – plenty of stalls to treat your pooch and yourself.
- Entry to The River Dart Country Park
- Camping available!