Essex

 

WELCOME TO THE ALL ABOUT DOGS SHOW ESSEX 2019!

 

You’ll see the BIGGEST EVER All About Dogs Show returning to Essex in 2019! Bring your dog to the Brentwood Centre on Sunday 5th and Bank Holiday Monday 6th May two days of exciting arena displays, expert advice, shopping and lots of have-a-go activities – and if you don’t have a dog, there’s plenty of fun for humans too! Take a look at some of our exciting activities this year or follow the links below:

Fun Dog Shows  –  Have-a-go Activities  –  Main Arena Displays  –  Village Green  –  Shopping  –  Tickets

Please note that tickets to the All About Dogs Show also permits entrance to the Robin Hood Country Show


 

Win rosettes in Fun Dog Show 1

All dogs and their families can join in our Charity Fun Dog Shows. There's 11 categories to choose from in Fun Dog Show 1 from Best Rescue to Waggiest Tail. Every dog's a winner at All About Dogs. Click here for more details.

Get your paws on prizes in Fun Dog Show 2

There's even more chances to win a Rosette in our 2019 Charity Fun Dog Shows. There's 13 categories to choose from in Fun Dog Show 2 including Best Condition and Bad Hair Day. Click here for more details.

Large Dogs lead the way in Fun Dog Show 3

Specially designed for dogs over 16 inches, Fun Dog Show 3 is for our large four legged friends with 10 classes including Best Rescue and Best Pedigree. Click here for more details.

Small Breeds shine in Fun Dog Show 4

Open to dogs under 16 inches, Fun Dog Show 4 is specifically designed with small dogs in mind. Classes include Best Outfit, Waggiest Tail - plus all child handlers will receive a rosette and a goody bag! Click here for more details.

Walk away with Best in Show 2019

Is your dog the Best of the Best? Winners from any of the classes throughout the weekend are welcome to participate in this 'fun' dog show. If you won a first prize rosette then come along to the Main Arena at 4pm and join in for free - here's one of our 2018 winners: Emmi and owners James, Katherine and Jessica!

Be thrilled by Trip Hazard

We're delighted to welcome back Lucy Heath who will be bringing fun and interactive displays to the Main Arena and our Village Green. Lucy made it to the final of Britain's Got Talent in 2016 as the act 'Trip Hazard' and will be performing with Trip and friends - there could even be the chance for you to take part too! Click here for more details.

NEW: Dog and Duck Show

NEW FOR 2019: Join us in the Main Arena as trained and untrained sheep dogs herd ducks in this amusing and educating display. You'll learn about common dog behaviour issues and about how these can be resolved - as well as having some fun too! Click here for a video.

Cheer on the Conquest K9 Display Team

The team are promising fast action packed displays in the Main Arena at this year's show. Click here for this year's amazing line up in the Main Arena.

Have a splash with K9 Aqua Sports

K9 Aqua returns to our 2019 All About Dogs Shows! Come along and let your dog have a go and get super wet in this increasingly popular sport. Remember to bring your camera as you are sure to get some good shots of dogs flying through the air! Click here for more details.

NEW: Have a go at Hoopers

NEW FOR 2019: Have a go at one of the UK's fastest growing dog sports! Hoopers is a low impact sport using hoops, tunnels and barrels and is great for all aged dogs even older retired dogs. Click here for more details.

NEW: Scentwork for dogs

NEW FOR 2019: Nose work and scent games offer your dog a fun way to use their natural talents - you can introduce your dogs to scentwork in our fun have a go ring. Click here for more details.

Go for Bronze!

Official Kennel Club Test... A series of simple exercises to test good behaviour. Entrants will either receive a "Pass" and a Certificate or a "Not Ready". Click here for more detailed information about the test.

Witness stunt dog demonstrations

Dog Training for Essex and Suffolk will be joining us in the Main Arena for a fun demonstration with their stunt dog duo Merlin and Piper.

NEW: Insta-POOCH

NEW FOR 2019: Has your dog got an Instagram account? Do you want them to strut their stuff down a red carpet? Then come and join us at the All About Dogs Show 2019! The Insta-POOCH Red Carpet will connect the UK’s Doggy Stars of Instagram with their BIGGEST fans. Click here for more information.

NEW: Hollywood Hounds

NEW FOR 2019: Does your dog remind you of someone famous? Are they a dog-doppelganger? Come and join us in the Village Green and show us who your dog looks like. The winner will receive a trophy and every dog that takes part will get a rosette (because you're all stars in our eyes).

NEW: Royal Puppy

NEW FOR 2019: Is your dog under 12 months? Are they treated like a princess/prince? Do they have any royal tendencies? To celebrate the arrival of the Royal Baby in 2019 we're inviting little princesses and princes to the Village Green. It's FREE to enter and everyone gets a rosette for taking part. The most noble puppy will win a trophy.

Youngsters can have a go too

The Junior Obedience Class is free to enter in the fun dog show arena. Fun obedience class for children - with rosette prizes for the best.

Take part in agility courses

Dog agility is a dog sport where a handler directs a dog through an obstacle course in a race for both time and accuracy. Dogs run off lead with no food or toys as incentives, and the handler can touch neither dog nor obstacles. Click here for more details.

Have a go at Mini-Agility

Come and see Muffin Pug Rescue and have-a-go at their agility course specifically designed for small dogs. Click here for more details.

Flyball fun

Flyball is a fun, fast sport for you and your dog (any breed, any size), as long as dogs are over 12 months old they can play flyball. Have-a-go at the sport live at the show! Click here for more details.

Ready steady LURE RACE!

See if your dog can get the fastest time in either the lure race or hurdles. Click here for more details.

Release your innner stunt dog

Has your dog ever tried canine parkour or fun stunts? Have a go with the team at the All About Dogs Show who will be on hand to show you how it's done! Click here for more details.

Meet the UK Boston Terrier Rescue Team

The All About Dogs Show is a big supporter of rescue centres up and down the country. And at our Essex show you can meet the UK Boston Terrier Rescue team - you may even get to have a play with some of their four-legged team members too! Sunday only.

Can your dog conquer the obstacle course?

The fastest times within each hour will win a prize. Fastest dog of the day wins a rosette. Click here for more details.

Take on the 'Recall Challenge'

Fastest recall is a test of speed. It's a high energy canine sport which requires your dog to chase a toy.... then come back on recall. Will your dog be the quickest of the day? Click here for more details.

Come and see the French Bulldog Saviours

Who loves French Bulldogs? WE DO! Come and meet the team from the French Bulldog Saviours, learn about the good work the charity does plus meet some of the dogs currently in their care.

Have a go at bobbing for balls

Dogs will have 60 seconds to retrieve as many tennis balls from the paddling pools as possible with the three fastest dogs receiving a prize. The activity will be run by the French Bulldog Saviours and is open to all dog ages and breeds. Winners will be announced at the end of the day and it's just £1 per go.

Get advice on dog behaviour

Do you need some help and training advice for your dog? Join the experts from the Dogs Trust School Essex for advice on behaviour as well as some training tips live at the show.

Put youngsters to the test

For hands on training and advice, meet the experts and learn how to train your dog to respond to your commands. There will be advice on heel work, recall and more. PLUS young handlers will be able to have a go with a children's fun class where they will be tested on walking to heel, sit, recall and more. Click here for more details.

Enter 'My Dog's Got Talent' competition

Does your dog have a special talent? Or have you trained them do a unique trick? Open to all ages and all dogs, come and join us for our talent show for dogs in the Village Green. It's FREE to enter and everyone gets a rosette for taking part.

Take on our Fun Dog Quiz

How's your canine trivia? Do you know your Boxers from your Beagles? Join us at the Village Green for a FREE fun Dog Quiz where the winning team will receive rosettes and a trophy!

Be entertained at the Main Stage

There will be live music and entertainment on the Main Stage all weekend. Take the weight off your feet in our Village Green area, sit back and enjoy!

Shopping: Pet Food & Treats

Discover a whole range of pet food and treats at this year's show. Try and buy different products and speak to the experts to find the right food for your dog. Find out more information here

Shopping: Bespoke Collars and Leads

Treat your dog to a new look with bespoke collars and leads on sale at this year's show. Find out more information here

Shopping: Training Aids

Do you need help training your dog? You'll find plenty of training aids on sale at our Essex show. Find out more information here

Shopping: Bowls and Toys

Pick up new bowls and toys at the All About Dogs Show. Find out more information here

Shopping: Coats and Blankets

Prepare for winter with coats and blankets for your pooch. You can even try them on to check they fit at the show! Find out more information here

Shopping: Beds

We all love a good night's sleep - so why not get your dog a new bed to make sure they get all the zzzzzz's. Find out more information here

Meet dogs and owners

Thinking about getting a dog but not sure which one is right for you? At our 2019 show you’ll be able to meet a huge variety of different dogs and speak to some of the owners and rescue centres for advice and guidance on the different dog breeds.

Tuck into food and refreshments

Feeling peckish? Don't worry, there will be plenty of food and drink stands to keep you going all day. There will also be lots of stands selling treats for your pooches so they won't miss out!

Show Info

The Essex 2019 All About Dogs Show will take place on Sunday 5th and Bank Holiday Monday 6th May at the Brentwood Centre. Doors open at 9.30am and close at 5pm. For more information and FAQs Click here

Book Tickets

You can save money on the door by booking tickets online. Click here to book.

All information correct at time of publication. Aztec Events reserves the right to amend or change activities due to unforeseen circumstances without prior notice. Have a go activities may include small additional charges