Have a go

The Essex All About Dogs Show is incorporated into the Robin Hood Country Show, making it a huge show, crammed with entertainment.  The Have-A-Go  activities displayed below are those that are dog related.  You can find a full listing of the Country Show attractions by visiting www.robinhoodcountryshow.co.uk

My Dogs Got Talent

NEW FOR 2017. Has your dog got a special talent? If so, they could win the coveted My Dogs Got Talent winners trophy. To enter simply come on over to the Village Green at (time to be confirmed) and join in the fun.

Fun Dog Shows

Over 23 classes and rosettes for the top three in each class - the fun dog shows are always popular with visitors of All About Dogs. You can find out all the details of the classes and registration times by clicking the link along the top menu bar.

K9 Aqua Sports

K9 Aqua returns to this years All About Dogs Shows due to popular demand!

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!

Agility Course

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

Organised by the Essex Flyers, the agility course is open to dogs of all ages and breeds.


Organised by Solar Flyball Team... 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.

Bring your dog to visit the team and have a go at this increasingly popular dog sport.

Hurdles and Lure Racing

ACES was started by a small group of friends that enjoyed getting out & about with their dogs, the days got more popular with more people wanting to know what's going on & where.

Join the ACES team and see if your dog can get the fastest time in either the lure race or hurdles.

Canine Parkour

Canine Parkour combines exercises from Agility, Tricks and Obedience and provides additional fun and enrichment for your dogs' walks - come and have a go on our Parkour Course! The exercises can all be adapted which means Puppies and Senior dogs can also take part and there are so many exercises that you can choose what works best for your own dog! We will also be offering the chance to try some exercises for the new Stunt Dog Academy! This gives your dog the chance to use their own skills and ability to wow an audience to work towards titles and certificates involving things like Platform Training, Hula Hoop Interactions, Distance Exercises and Tricks! Take part in our Have A Go Ring and earn your dog a certificate for participating

Fastest Recall

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?

All proceeds of the Recall go to the German Shepherd Rescue Elite.