Hylands Park - All About Dogs Shows

Hylands Park




You’ll see the BIGGEST EVER All About Dogs Show returning to Essex in 2022! Bring your dog to Hylands Park, Chelmsford on Sunday 1st and Bank Holiday Monday 2nd May for 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…

Please be assured that we are continuously monitoring government advice relating to COVID to make sure that every precaution is taken to ensure the health and well-being of all our visitors (both humans and dogs), whilst providing the best day out we can.  You can book in confidence knowing in the unlikely event we can’t proceed we guarantee a full refund of your ticket price or transfer of tickets.

Tickets for the All About Dogs Shows 2022 are LIMITED and selling fast. We advise booking early to secure entry as we cannot guarantee ticket availability on the gate.

Show Guide 2022

Don't miss any of the action with this year's Digital Show Guide. Inside you'll find timetables for the Fun Dog Show classes, the Main Arena, fun competitions at our Village Green Area, a Show Map and more.

CLICK HERE to download our Digital Showguide.

Opening Times & Show Information

The All About Dogs Show comes to Hylands Park, Chelmsford on Sunday 1st and Bank Holiday Monday 2nd May 2022.

Tickets are limited . For more details about this year's show, including opening times and ticket prices CLICK HERE

Have-A-Go Activities

Join in with a whole selection of fun have-a-go activities. From lure racing and dock diving to flyball and fastest recall, there's going to be plenty of opportunities for you and your dog to take part and have fun together at this year's show. CLICK HERE for more details about our 2022 activities.

Arena Displays

Enjoy top displays from some of the UK's leading dog display teams. CLICK HERE for more details about our 2022 displays.

Fun Dog Shows

Win a rosette in one of the fun dog shows which take place over the weekend. With four Fun Dog Show rings and almost 50 classes to enter, could your dog walk away with the coveted Best in Show trophy?! CLICK HERE for a full list of our 2022 classes.


Back by popular demand, Scruffts is returning to the All About Dogs Show Hylands on Sunday 1st May 2022! In search of crossbreeds with that extra something special, Scruffts is open to crossbreed dogs over the age of six months, with Scruffts rosettes awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in each class. CLICK HERE for more information.

Advice from Experts

Learn top training tips from the experts... This year's show features several top dog training experts, who will be more than happy to give you some advice to help your dog.

Village Green

Relax, grab some food & drink and enjoy live entertainment at the Village Green. From winning rosettes in free fun dog competitions to enjoying live music, the Village Green gives you the perfect opportunity to sit down and chill. CLICK HERE for a full list of our 2022 Village Greem activities.

Meet the Essex Police Dog Unit

We're delighted to welcome the Essex Police Dog Unit to this year's show. Head over to the Main Arena on Sunday 1st May to see the Display Team, plus you'll have the chance to meet some of Essex Police's Retired Dogs with the Essex Retired Police Dogs Fund. CLICK HERE for more details.

FREE Microchipping

This year we'll be welcoming Chelmsford City Council’s Community Protection Officers, who will be giving information and advice all about dogs! Officers will also be offering free microchipping to any dog that hasn’t already had a chip implanted, is over 8 weeks old, is a pet and not a puppy for sale and presents with a collar and tag (as this is a legal requirement). For more details CLICK HERE.

Fun for All the Family

All About Dogs is all about enjoying some family time together, a relaxed atmosphere where you and your dog can have some fun. Whether you planning on enjoying the activities and live entertainment or just want a great day out - this is the show for you.


With a huge range of trade stands selling a whole range of (mostly) dog related products there is sure to be something that even the fussiest of hounds will love. Products include dog leads, beds, treats, toys, food, insurance, health products and much more. CLICK HERE for more details.

Headline Sponsor: JR Pet Products

We're delighted to welcome JR Pet Products as the Headline Sponsor of this year's All About Dogs Show, Hylands! JR Pet Products manufactures 100% natural dog treats, chews and food that your dog will love! For more information CLICK HERE.

Sponsor: Seresto

Put your paws together for Seresto, who are a Gold Sponsor at ALL of this year's shows! The Seresto Flea and Tick control collar offers 7-8 months of continuous protection. Find their stand at this year's shows and take part in their competition for the chance to win £200 of pet travel vouchers! For more information CLICK HERE.

Media Parner: Your Dog Magazine

Your Dog is Britain’s best-selling dog magazine, covering everything from dog breeds, types of dogs, dog training and advice, dog agility, dog friendly holidays and so much more! For more information CLICK HERE.