LEADER MAIN ARENA
Visit the Leader Main Arena to enjoy the most fun-filled and high action line up of dog displays and demonstrations. Our jam-packed schedule includes the best canine talent including Flyball, UK-K9, Irish Working Sheepdogs, and more to amaze and amuse all ages. Have the chance to meet Ireland’s incredible dogs with jobs and learn about their responsibilities; you’d be barking mad to miss it!
CRAVE DOG TREATS HAY BALE RACE
Hay you, don’t paws, you’ve got to enter! See how fast your dog can hop, skip, and jump its way over our hay bale obstacle course. A hilarious activity suitable for all dogs to try out and have some fun.
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THE DSPCA GREAT DOG WALK
Feel the wind in your fur as you take part in The DSPCA Great Dog Walk led by ambassadors Pete Wedderburn and more to be announced. The walk is approximately 2km around the beautiful surrounds of Malahide Castle grounds and there will be 4 walks happening each day at 11.30am, 1pm, 2.30pm and 4pm.
If you’re not in you can’t win! Competition Corner has a jam-packed schedule of free to enter competitions across each day. Categories include Dog/ Owner lookalike, Waggiest Tail, Best Junior Handler and more! We have prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place from Village Vets, Maxi Zoo and Buster Box. On Sunday, Pet Friendly Dublin are hosting a meet-up and Fancy Dress Competition.
THE CHIN-WAG WITH PETINSURANCE.IE
The Chin-Wag is brought to you by Petinsurance.ie, will play host to Ireland’s very best veterinary and canine experts including Pete Wedderburn, Suzi Walsh, Vicki Rhodes and more. They’ll be hosting talks and masterclasses on everything from training, behaviour, health, and enrichment. The Talk Stage schedule will include all the tools you need to make sure that your BFF (best furry friend) is living their best life.
OFF-LEASH AREAS SPONSORED BY MAXI ZOO
Feel the wind in your fur! Allow your dog(s) to take a break for some off-leash fun in our two off-leash areas. Please make sure your dog is in the correct area for its size and consider our dog signage on whether your dog is suitable for enjoying the off-leash area.