Have a Go

All events are for the 2 days unless highlighted otherwise

My Dogs Got Talent

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.

KC Good Citizen Bronze Test

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". Rosettes can be purchased for passes at £3 each. Tests take place from 11:30am onwards.

Click here for detailed information about the test

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 Trent Valley Dog Training Club, the agility course is open to dogs of all ages and breeds.


Organised by Trent Valley Dog Training Club ... 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.

Scurry - Have A Go

A test of retrieval... The scurry will test your dogs ability to retrieve a toy at speed. Hidden under obstacles (such as bales of straw of foliage)..

Anyone can enter their dog in this scurry for pet dogs...

Scurry - Advanced

For the advanced.... Join the team from Blyth Gundogs in the advanced dog scurry. Will your dog have the fastest time of the day?

Register on the day at the Blyth Gundog stand


A timed retrieval activity, the Steeplechase requires your dog to navigate over a series of straw bales to retrieve a dummy.

Organised by the PADS Dog Display Team. Any size, any breed, just for fun. Not timed. £1.50 for three goes and all the money goes to charity..

Obstacle Course

This years obstacle course challenge is organised by the Notts & Yorkshire Boxer Rescue.... Challenge consists of: 1)Egg & Spoon race whilst weaving around poles 2)Sit & Stay for 10 seconds 3)Dog to kick a football into a goal 4)Give a paw 5)Get the owner and dog through a single hoop 6)Dog to lay down 7)Hurdles... And finish. The fastest times within each hour will win a prize. Fastest dog of the day wins a rosette.

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.