Fun Dogs Shows

This is what it's all about! For all dogs and their families. From Best Rescue and Cutest Pup to Waggiest Tail and Bad Hair Day. Every dog's a winner at All About Dogs.

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Scruffts is the nation's favourite crossbreed competition and this year it will be bringing the first round of heats to the All About Dogs Show Hylands! The first place winners in each class will be eligible for the semi-final at Eukanuba Discover Dogs in London in October.

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Dog Massage Demonstration

Learn the techniques of dog massage and how it can benefit your four legged friend with Mel Merritt.

Ask the Expert

Our dog expert Jonathan Newberry will be on hand to answer all your dog related questions.

Advice on Dog Behaviour

Learn more about your dog's behaviour with the help of The Dog School from Basildon's Dog Trust.

K9 Aqua Sports

K9 Aqua returns to this year's 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!

Arena Displays

Let us entertain you, with a weekend packed with world class arena displays and demonstrations.

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Have A Go Activities

The All About Dogs Show is about your dog having a great day out! Get them involved with a whole array of Have A Go activities. From Fastest Recall to Agility Courses.

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All About Dogs Good Citizen Test

Open to dogs of all levels and abilities, see if your dog can pass the All About Dogs Good Citizen Test. The test will be run by the Braintree & District Dog Training Association and everyone who passes will receive a special certificate!

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Pets as Therapy

Find out what it takes to be a therapy dog and the good work that they do.

Main Stage & Village Green

Join us at the Main Stage in the Village Green for entertainment and performances including Britain's Got Talent Trip Hazard and Pip & Buddy. Sit down, relax and enjoy.
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My Dog's Got Talent

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. It's FREE to enter and everyone gets a rosette for taking part. Pip from Britain's Got Talent's Pip and Buddy will also be a guest judge.

Vocal Skills

Music from the talented Pippa Langhorne and Hollie Blue.

Meet Dogs and Owners

If you’re looking for a new canine addition to the family then make sure you come along and speak to some of the dog owners and rescue centres at this year’s show. The All About Dogs Show is the perfect opportunity for dog lovers to meet specialists who can offer advice and guidance on the different dog breeds.


Prepare for your dog to be spoilt rotten with a vast array of canine products and services on offer. From gadgets to treats, this is a dog shopping paradise.

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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!

Charity Stands

All About Dogs Shows always aim to support as many dog schools and rescues as we can. Battersea Dogs & Cats Home is one of the many charities attending this year's show.