Since 2014, the Sydney Dog Lovers Show has grown to become one of the largest festivals in the world dedicated to educating, entertaining and inspiring dog lovers.
After a 3 year break it FINALLY returns on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th August 2022 at the Sydney Showground from 9:30am to 5pm daily!
The Show will be bursting with attractions and it’s one of the best value days out in Sydney as once you walk through the door everything to see and do is FREE!
It’s a NSW Government approved Covid-Safe event, but in order to ensure a safe and enjoyable Dog Lovers Show experience for everyone, please view the Covid-19 guidelines and policies on their website here.
Here’s a snapshot of the TOP THINGS YOU CAN DO AT THE SHOW:
- Meet & interact with more than 800 beautiful dogs over the weekend represented by 100+ breeds spread across Pat-A-Pooch, Insta-Pooch, PETstock Assist Adoption Zone and the PETspot Breed Showcase;
- Performances from talented dogs in the Vitapet Arena including The Wonderdogs and Dave Grahams ‘Ninja Dogs’ with tips for a healthier, happier hound on the Main Stage from leading dog and animal experts including Dr Katrina Warren, Kelly Gill, Lara Shannon, Rose Horton and Brodie Young;
- Get in the SPLASHZONE as Australia’s most talented aquatic dogs launch themselves into our massive 100,000-litre pool in the BlackHawk Dock Dogs held in the famous Wood Chop Arena;
- Shop & save with 1,000s of the latest and greatest products and services to spoil your pooch plus exclusive Show Specials and New Product launches;
- See, compare and cuddle a wide range of beautiful dogs in the PETspot Breed Showcase presented by DOGS NSW Breed Clubs – Heaven for dog lovers;
- Complete a detailed questionnaire in the Breed Selector Survey presented by Bow Wow Meow in the Perfect Match Zone to discover the most suitable breed for your lifestyle then review over fifty giant breed information posters;
- In the Pat-A-Pooch zone you can interact with a range of dog breeds with a handler providing trusted, reliable information on each dog;
- Meet dozens of beautiful Dogs needing a fur-ever home in the PETstock Assist Adoption Zone and watch some of Australia’s biggest K9 internet stars strut their stuff down the InstaPooch red carpet on the Main Stage;
- Showcasing incredible strength and stamina, Australian Working Dog Rescue’s K9’s will soar to new heights in the Extreme High Jump competition and its city-meets-country as real sheep are herded in the Sheepdog Speed Trials;
- The NSW Police Force Dog and Mounted Command will provide live dog demonstrations showcasing these supremely talented K9’s in action!
- Hear from the country’s leading emergency vets & nurses with tips & tricks on preventing your dog from ending up in emergency on the SASH stand with interactive games & opportunities to speak directly with the SASH Emergency team.
- Chow Chow down with double the number of food trucks from some of Sydney’s yummiest favourites plus a wide range of cafes throughout the Show and a new Indoor Bar;
- Stacks of activities for the kids including Doggy Face Painting, our new Glitter Selfie Wall and the Funny Photo Wall in the all-new KIDS ZONE sponsored by the Animal Welfare League NSW!
SYDNEY SHOW DETAILS
EVENT LOCATION: Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park
(the Show occupies the Dome, Hall 2A and 2B plus the famous Woodchop Arena named after Charles Moses).
DATES: Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th August 2022.
TIMES: Open from 9:30am to 5pm daily
CLICK HERE TO VIEW ALL THE SHOW ATTRACTIONS
CLICK HERE TO VIEW ALL THE TRANSPORT AND PARKING INFO
CLICK HERE TO VIEW FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
CAN YOU BRING YOUR OWN DOG(S)? CLICK HERE FOR THE POLICY
In the unlikely scenario that COVID-19 results in the cancellation or postponement of the event we will issue full refunds.
Don’t forget to ‘Like’ the event on Facebook and ‘Follow’ them on Instagram for regular updates, alerts and offers. You can also sign up to the Dog Lovers Show Newsletter on the home page of the website here.
Jason & Sally Humphris
Sunday & Betty
The inspiration for the Show