Bristol Dates

With special guests

Noel Fitzpatrick
Clare Balding

Fun Dog Show - Class Descriptions

Most Fabulous Fella - Best Male Dog - 1 yr +

Open to any breed/mixed breed. Judges will be looking for male dogs over the age of one year who look healthy and happy, including with healthy coats, bright eyes and of a good weight. They will also be looking at the dogs’ character and the special bond the owner has with their dog.

Loveliest Lady - Best Female Dog - 1 yr +

Open to any breed/mixed breed. Judges will be looking for female dogs over the age of one year, who look healthy and happy, including with healthy coats, bright eyes and of a good weight. They will also be looking at the dogs’ character and the special bond the owner has with their dog.

Cool Pup - Best Puppy - 6 months - 1 yr

Open to any breed/mixed breed. Judges will be looking for puppies (male or female) between the ages of 6 months and one year, who look healthy and happy, including with healthy coats, bright eyes and of a good weight. They will also be looking at the pups’ character and the special bond the owner has with their puppy.

Most Fantastic Family - 3 Or More Dogs

Open to any breeds/mixed breeds. Judges will be looking for a family of three or more dogs (male or female) with special characters and who enjoy a special bond between them and their humans.

Best Rescue Dog

Open to any breed/mixed breed. Judges will be looking for the best rescue story and details of the special bond the owner has with their dog.

Golden Oldie - Best Dog Over 10 Years

Open to any breed/mixed breed. Judges will be looking for dogs (male or female) over the age of 10 years, who look healthy and happy for their age (e.g. well-groomed and of a healthy weight) with a spring in their step and with a special bond with their owner.

Friendliest Dog

Open to any breed/mixed breed. Judges will be looking for dogs (male or female) which they believe to be the friendliest dog in the class. The dog should have a happy nature, a special bond with their owner and be friendly with the judge.

Best Paw Shaker

Open to any breed/mixed breed. Judges will be looking for dogs (male or female) who are happy to give their paw to them for a shake. The owner is permitted to give a command and a treat if needed.  The dog should have a happy nature and be friendly with the judge.

Dog With The Waggiest Tail

Open to any breed/mixed breed dog, male or female, with a happy nature. The judges will count the number of wags (left and right, or right and left) in 30 seconds. The dog should not be forced to wag his/her tail and should be friendly with the judge.

Best Hair Do

Open to any breed/mixed breed. Judges will be looking for gorgeous dogs (male or female) with healthy-looking coats, whether they’ve been groomed to perfection or look like they’ve just rolled out of bed!  They are also looking for happy dogs with bright eyes and of a good weight. Doggy clothing is not permitted please. 

My Dogs Got Talent – One Minute Of Best Tricks

Open to any breed/mixed breed. Judges will be looking for dogs to perform a few favourite tricks (which they love to do with their owner) for a maximum of one minute. Tricks should be safe and fun for both owner and dog.  Props are permitted but no loud noises or doggy clothing please.

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