Main Stage


Ground Level - Northern Side


10:00am – 4:00pm daily.

Download Main Stage Timetable MDLS20 (pdf 475 KB)

The 2021 Melbourne Dog Lovers Show presents Main Stage with a wide array of talented speakers, new content and the all-time favourites!

Knowledge is power when it comes to a healthy, happy Dog and caring for your pooch. So, with this in mind we pulled together some of the nation’s best celebrity vets to educate and entertain visitors on the Main Stage!

Much-loved TV vet Dr Katrina Warren, together with leading animal trainer Kelly Gill and the amazing Wonderdogs will be returning to show you Wonderdog Dog training made easy.

Australia’s most loved Vet Dr Harry Cooper will also be appearing and sharing his expertise for choosing the right Dog for you and solving the most common Dog health problems.

For the very first time, the big ‘Fur Stars of Instagram’ will feature on the event’s Main Stage where visitors can meet, cuddle and snap selfies with them – full details on the Insta-Pooch will be available soon.

Following is a quick overview of our presenters: 

About Dr Katrina Warren, Kelly Gill & The Wonderdogs: Popular television vet Dr Katrina Warren has teamed up with professional trainer Kelly Gill and the Wonderdogs – a team of impeccably-trained chocolate Border Collies and new kid on the block Alex the Papillon!

Say hello to Dr Harry Cooper: Born and raised in Sydney, Dr Harry practised in Sydney and the UK before commencing his media career. Dr Harry has worked on breakfast television, Channel 9, and moved to Channel 7 for his first series, “Talk to the Animals”.  In 1997 he began “Harry’s Practice” which ran for six years before joining the team at “Better Homes and Gardens” ever since.

Meet the MC: Brodie Young is returning to the Melbourne Dog Lovers Show in his new role as MC of the Main Stage. Brodie has developed a reputation as a vibrant, energetic and enthusiastic MC by securing TV hosting and acting roles, spots as an on-ground sports host, television commercials and radio announcements all around Australia. Sadly, he does not barrack for the Bulldogs…