Vitapet Arena


The Dome


10:00am – 4:30pm Daily

The Sydney Dog Lovers Show presents the VitaPet Arena with a wide array of talented K9s, new shows and the all-time favourites!

Catch hours of K9-inspired, fur-wrapped entertainment in the Vitapet Arena from some of the country’s most talented Dogs, many of whom have trained for months prior to get show ready…

Grab the op-paw-tunity to see beloved TV vet Dr Katrina Warren, renowned animal trainer Kelly Gill and the incredible WONDERDOGS with some new fur-faces who will make their Dog Lovers Show debut this year in the all-new WONDERDOG ACADEMY SHOW.

Dave Graham presents his K9 Ninja Dog stars as they race across ladders, bounce between platforms and jump through hoops in the special ‘DOGLYMPICS EDITION’ – forget the Tokyo Olympics…  this is where all the best sports action will be this September! Dave will also be presenting another new hilarious show with Lara Shannon (from Channel Ten’s Pooches at Play) titled Temptation Alley – the ultimate test of K9 willpower and it is an absolute must-see if you’re looking to laugh out loud!

Rodney Gooch, Jeff Socha and their 4 Paws Dog Sports Team will be presenting a range of exciting new shows including a jaw-dropping canine speed agility sports and trick dog competition.

But wait! There’s more… The NSW Police Force Dog and Mounted Command Squad will be presenting a live demonstration each day that you simply cannot miss!

Following is a quick overview of our human presenters and the timetable is outlined below – just keep scrolling down…

Dr Katrina Warren, Kelly Gill & The Wonderdogs: Much-loved TV vet Dr Katrina Warren has teamed up with professional trainer Kelly Gill and the Wonderdogs again. A team of impeccably-trained chocolate Border Collies and new kid on the block Alex the Papillon are ready to bow-wow-wow you as they train the next wave of WONDERDOGS. Kids will LOVE this show.

A quick insight into Dave Graham: He’s bred, raised, trained, coached and loved tens of thousands of Dogs throughout Australia and around the world. This year, we can’t wait to see Dogs from around Australia competing in his new K9 Ninja – Olympic Edition as they race across ladders, bounce between platforms, jump through hoops and more!

Get to know Rodney Gooch & the 4 Paws Team: ‘Goochy’, as he’s known, has trained Dogs for 25 years, specialising in TV and film work, trick and target training, solving K9 behaviour problems, as well as presenting extreme Dog sports. Be ready to be WOWed at the Sydney Dog Lovers Show with a range of high-energy Dog sports!

View the full program timetable and bio’s below: