WHAT’S ON at the 2021 event?
Experience the pure joy of Dogs as the Dog Lovers Show returns in 2021. Here’s a snapshot of this year’s TOP ATTRACTIONS:
- 1,000+ beautiful Dogs representing more than 150 breeds, across our Pat-A-Pooch, newly made-over Insta-Pooch, Breed Showcase, and dozens of Dogs needing fur-ever homes in the Petstock & Petstock Assist Adoption Zone and on the Petstock and Petstock Assist Dog Adoption Stage
- 100+ K9-inspired shows and talks across the three-day festival designed to inform, entertain and make better fur-parents including free advice from Dr Katrina Warren, Dr Harry Cooper (and more!) on the Main Stage with MC extraordinaire Brodie Young and free tips on finding the right breed for you in the Bow Wow Meow Perfect Match Zone
- Awe-inspiring action from the Black Hawk Dock Dogs – Australia’s most talented aquatic Dogs splashing around in our phenomenal 100,000-litre pool; the incredible UpDogs with Rodney Gooch in the Vitapet Arena; The Wonderdogs in the K9 Ninja Challenge – DOGlympics Edition; sheep-herding speed trials and extreme Dog High Jump by Australian Working Dog Rescue Inc (AWDRI); and Husky Sled Dog Tours showing off sled-pulling and sled-racing skills in the Outdoor Arena
- 200+ Dog-loving exhibitors showcasing a massive array of products, services and tech to get tails wagging with exclusive product launches and show specials to save you money
- Get free pooch-grooming advice from legend Melanie Newman in the Ask-A-Groomer Zone
- Enter the Doggy Door Prize for a chance to WIN thousands of dollars in goodies and luxury experiences for your fur-kid, with FREE activities for your human-kids including a Funny Photo Wall and more
- Check out the new Prosecco Parlour pouring a glass of bubbly for the grown-ups, while some of Melbourne’s best food trucks stave off those tummy rumbles!
Celebrate the Pure Joy of Dogs with us as we fetch new attractions and bring back and crank up all your favourite Dog Lovers Show attractions in 2021.
We look forward to welcoming you to the 8th Melbourne Dog Lovers Show at the Royal Exhibition Building from Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th Oct.
Jason & Sally Humphris
Co-Founders & massive Dog Lovers